CLCT announces ‘Beauty and the Beast’ cast


Canyon Lake Community Theatre will present its full scale, Broadway-style musical production of “Beauty and the Beast” in August at Indian Beach. Photo provided by Stephanie Vecchione

Canyon Lake Community Theatre will present its full-scale, Broadway-style musical production of “Beauty and the Beast” under the stars at Indian Beach on Aug. 22 through Aug. 24 and Aug. 29 through Aug. 31. Auditions were held on May 18. The cast is as follows:

Belle, Makenna Diegleman and Krista McClean; Beast, Chris Vecchione; Gaston, Javon Jones; Le Fou, Jacob Weaver and Alyssa Frederick; Maurice, Bobby Swann and Joe Armato; Lumiere, Austin Otwell and Ryan Stetson; Mrs. Potts, Stephanie Vecchione and Victoria Diaz; Cogsworth, Courtney Swann and Emily Garvito; Chip, Abby Vecchione and Ella Gotoski; Babbette, Jade Wegener and Bella Rusin, Madame de la Grand Bouche, Maryanne Stevens and Audra Sinay; Msr. D’arque, Jeremy Swann and Carly Eizenwasser; Prince, Angelo Gibiliterra; Enchantress, CoCo Morrison; and Silly Girls, Carla de la Cruz, Frankie Montenegro, Natasha Perry, Fiona Gulati, Kiara Price and Alexa Jones.

The following young cast members will be featured in a special number just for them that will include solos (they are also in the whole show as townspeople and enchanted objects): Zoey Carroll, Brooke Plant, Carly Linderoth, Alena Roth, Jenna Humphrey, Adam Giddens, Tavin Vestal, Daisy Lyon, Ashlyn Devere, Samantha Triolo, Katie Brodeur, Alex Gulati, Aaliyah Robles, Aaliyah Lopez, Penelope Lansing, Alena Perigan and Della Perigan.

The full ensemble is in all of the show as townspeople, enchanted objects, etc. There are several speaking/singing parts that will be assigned. Ensemble: Riley Walsh, Brooke Lyon, Jade Lyon, Helena Devere, Stellarose Gallardo, Juanita Robles, Michelle Swann and Rachael Finewood.

While all cast will dance, the following are the wolves, napkins and lead dancers in “Gaston”: Kiara Price, Jade Wegener, Sarri Staggs, Lexi Plashe, Sabre Cardoza and Bella Rusin.

Canyon Lake Community Theatre provides the community with access to the performing arts by providing a platform and showcase for local talent. The club engages and entertains the community by providing theatre experience for all ages, from all youth productions to musicals under the stars.

For more information about the “Beauty and the Beast” production, text Leslie Vecchione at 951-289-7892 or visit the club’s website at