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MARY KATE VINK GOES 'INTO THE WOODS' AT THE MEDIA THEATRE THIS SUMMER
Media Theatre has Stephen Sondheim's Tony winning musical "Into The
Woods" on stage this summer, July 7 through July 30. The show is being
produced as a teen musical experience, in which a youth cast performs along
with two local (and slightly older) actors who have had professional or
Kate Vink plays the role of Florinda, one of Cinderella’s stepsisters. “I
approach this role by reacting the way I would in the given circumstance on
stage,” she explained. She is a student of The Media Theatre’s New School,
studying the Meisner Technique.
MEDIA THEATRE STUDENT MARY KATE VINK
at Media, I have been Wendy in “Peter Pan And Wendy”, Kaa in “The Jungle Book”,
and Cinderella in Disney’s version of “Cinderella Kids,” she said. “Right now,
I’m playing Alice in a new version of “Alice In Wonderland” here, through
few years ago I was in my first main stage show, “The Miracle Worker”, in the
youth ensemble,” she continued. “Also I have appeared in shows at my school,
St. Maximilian Kolbe in West Chester, where I’m going to be entering the
seventh grade. And last summer I played Wendy in a different production of “Peter
Pan” at Missoula Children’s Theater.”
The Woods” Mary Kate says, “It’s affected American culture in the aspect of
literature because it brings a new perspective to fairytales taking classic
stories and putting a twist on them. The show creates a thrilling adventure.”
cast is amazingly talented,” she said. “Jesse Cline is directing all of us, and
he and Ben Kapilow, our music director, really bring the show to life. The
theatre staff is very helpful.”
tickets to this summer's "Into The Woods" at The Media Theatre (July
7-30) call 610-891-0100 or visit mediatheatre.org. Performances are Friday
nights at 7pm, Saturdays at 2pm and 7pm, and Sundays at 3pm. Most roles are
double cast, so it's a different cast each weekend!