Trevor Michael Schmidt, cast member of the touring company of Beetlejuice, offered to lead a master class and Q&A session with the Independence High School cast of Shrek, plus a few guests from Independence Middle School, too. Students also enjoyed learning the audition dance from Beetlejuice with Schmidt.
Beetlejuice is currently touring the country and finished its sold out run at Playhouse Square this past January.
The IHS Drama Club will present Shrek: The Musical on March 17 and 18 at 7 p.m. at IHS auditorium. There are 34 cast members including five IMS students. Another 20 IHS students are involved in the crews and pit orchestra. Tickets go on sale soon.