Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables is the delightful story of Anne Shirley, a teenage orphan adopted by the Cuthbert family. It is set at the turn-of-the-century in Avonlea, a tiny village in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island. The musical was adapted by Donald Harron from Lucy Maud Montgomery’s classic children’s novel originally published in 1908; it was first presented in December 1971 at Canada’s Charlottetown Festival.


  • Mrs. Rachel Lynde: Suzane Talarico
  • Mrs. MacPherson: Cynthia L. Morris
  • Mrs. Barry: Scotti Biscossi
  • Mrs. Sloane: Molly Wright
  • Mrs. Pye: Jacqueline Bee
  • Earl, the Mailman: Ken Zarnoch
  • Cecil, the Farmer: Thomas D. Bambury
  • Marilla Cuthbert: Debbie Paul
  • Anne Shirley: Caroline Bee
  • Matthew Cuthbert: Ted Rucinski
  • Mrs. Spencer: Valerie Lord
  • Mrs. Blewett: Jennifer S. Depew
  • The Minister: Scott Fields
  • Diana Barry: Allison Sharpley
  • Young Ladies at Avonlea School: Shannon Quinlan (Prissy Andrews), Carrie Cimma (Josie Pye), Libby Legnard (Ruby Gillis), Jessica Brown (Tillie Boulter)
  • Boys at Avonlea School: Tim Keating (Gilbert Blythe), Andrew L. Chmelko (Charlie Sloane), Shawn Cahill (Moody MacPherson), Kevin Collins (Gerry Buote), Daniel P. Keon, Jr. (Tommy Sloane)
  • Mr. Phillips, the Schoolmaster: Butch Marshall
  • Lucilla, Clerk in Blair’s Store: Leslie Maiello Gennett
  • Miss Stacy, the Schoolmistress: Valerie Lord
  • The Stationmaster: Ken Zarnoch

Production Team

  • Co-Producers: Peter J. Codella and Madeline J. Codella
  • Director: Judi Merriam
  • Music Director: Theresa A. Fitzmaurice
  • Choreographer: Caren Lessner
  • Asst Director/Stage Manager: Jennifer S. Depew
  • Set Design, Construction and Painting: Ken Zarnoch
  • Lighting Design and Execution: Greg Rucinski
  • Costumes: Peggy Gerardi
  • Make-up: Thomas D. Bambury
  • Properties: Lisa Hailes
  • Sound: Alan Angelo

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October 15-17, 22-24, & 29-31, 1993