Cowan Elementary School students to present ‘Willy Wonka Jr.’ Saturday
Debra Fields adjusts a green wig for Cameron Fields, one of seven oompa loompas to appear.
A total of 38 students in grades six through eight at Cowan Elementary School will perform in a production of ‘Willy Wonka Jr.’ The event will be held at 7 p.m. on April 16 in the Letcher County Central High School auditorium. Admission cost is $5. Funding for the play was obtained through grants, fund-raising and community donations. Some of the cast members were photographed earlier this week.
OOMPA LOOMPAS — In photo at right, Cowan Elementary School students playing the roles as oompa loompas are (front row) Mykoria Polly, (second row, left to right) Regan Shepherd, Haleigh Howard, Sara Coots, Jade Bailey, (third row) Cameron Fields and Peyton Harvey.
THE CANDY CREW, above, is (front row, left to right) Hannah Campbell, Katie Wynn, (back row) Casey Jones, Savannah Baker, Judson Collins and Emily Cook.
Simon Robinson, (pictured at left) plays Charlie, Paul Sokolowich plays Willy Wonka and Noah Blair plays Grandpa Joe in Cowan Elementary School’s production of ‘Willy Wonka Jr.’ (Photos by Sally Barto)