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Womans World

It’s a Woman’s World
musical to debut at Manchester University

womans world posterStudents in the Manchester University Theatre Society will present an original musical, It's a Woman's World, by Andy Vance.

The musical is a theatrical, dramatic-comedy that follows different women in their journeys through dealing with struggles in today’s world. This musical is for mature audiences only. 

The musical is 7:30 p.m. April 22 and 23 in Cordier Auditorium at the North Manchester, Ind., campus. Admission is free. 

The play is directed by Vance, a senior student from Portage, Ind. This production is her senior project as a performing arts administration major at MU.

For the media

Andy Vance, Theatre Society  board president, 

Photo information: Cast members (from left) include Karen Jimenez, Aubree Hall, Ken Watson-Haynes and Kora Beasley.

Cast, expected graduation year and hometown:

  • Kora Beasley, 2025 - Middlebury, Ind.
  • Christopher Carroll, 2022 - Speedway, Ind.
  • Jasmyn DeHoyos, 2025 - Peru, Ind.
  • Omar Gadzhiev,2022 - Arcata, Ca.
  • Aubree Hall, 2025 - LaGrange, Ind.
  • Karen Jimenez, 2025 - East Chicago, Ind.
  • Brad Miley, 2022 - Lowell, Ind.
  • Gracianne Nohl, 2025 - Sheboygan, Wis.
  • Darcie Patton, 2022 - Marion, Ind.
  • Megan Rodman, 2025 - Elkhart, Ind.
  • Mycal Stewart, 2025 - Bloomington, Ind.
  • Dane Stookey, 2022 - Winona Lake, Ind.
  • Christian Kyle Teeves, 2026 - Orange, Ca.
  • Jennifer Wagner, 2022 - Oley, Pa.
  • Ken Watson-Haynes, community member from Wabash, Ind.
Production crew, expected graduation year and hometown:
  • Andy Vance, 2022 - Portage, Ind.
  • Jade Gourley, 2023 - Evansville, Ind.
  • Diana Wilson, 2023 - Portage, Ind.
March 2022

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