The production staff of Big River would like to thank all those who auditioned. 

We encourage all those not cast to be involved on a crew. 

There are Student Director & Stage Manager positions available also. 

Sign up for a crew at

Our first rehearsal is 

Monday, November 19th from 4:00-6:00 

at Wausau East 

Email if you have a conflict. 

Please read the entire list as names may appear more than once.

Jim - Jay Pierce

Huck Finn - Bobby Niemeyer

Tom Sawyer - Riley Alcoba

Mary Jane - Lydia Ensminger

Duke - Sarah Giordano

King - Jack Rosemurgy

Widow Douglas - Megan Priest

Miss Watson - Allison Weaver

Susan - Elle Nienhuis

Joanna - Olivia Mathis

Pap - Mark Radtke

Mark Twain - Joel Bouchie

Judge Thatcher - Carter Hilts

Alice  - Miriam Peters

Strange Woman - Megan Priest

Simon - Max Koepke

Jo - Elle Nienhuis

Ben - Jack Nienhuis

Dick - Lexi Schauls

Sheriff Bell - Wyatt Jensen

Andy - Maverick Butler

Featured Soloist - Miriam Peters

Feature Soloist - Megan Priest

Young Fool - Jack Nienhuis

Hank - Sam Davisson

Lafe - Nolan Mudler

Sally - Olivia Egan

Harvey Wilkes - Arek Schultz

Doctor - Wyatt Jensen

Silas - Joel Bouchie

Alice’s Son - Christian Berry

Alice’s Daughter - Catherine Harmon

Counselor Robins - Emily Sitte

Skiff Person - Molly Anderson

Skiff Person - Zaden Scheer

Boys Gang

Maverick Butler

Keely Finnegan

Anna Jacobson

Emily Jacobson

Katrina Kramer

Olivia Mathis

Zaden Scheer

Lauren Semrow


Gwen Beasley

Madeline Bublik

Tori Finnegan

Cecilia Hoffman

Shaye Kline

Ashlyn Loomans

Emma Mackay

Rohan Muhle

Sally Nieter

Caleigh Potocki

Mae Sann

Emma Sullivan


In 2019 CWETA will present

the smash broadway hit, 


The Central Wisconsin Educational Theatre Alliance brings you another season of exciting educational materials, workshops, and performances.

We are excited to announce our 2019 Artist in Residence.


Based on the story by Mark Twain, 

Big River tells the tale of Huckleberry Finn and his adventures on the mighty Mississippi River.  This timeless story from classic American Literature guides the audience through hilarity, suspense, and heartwarming tales of a surprising friendship between Huck Finn and Jim, a slave.

2019 CWETA


(see link above for student matinee information)

Thursday, January 31st at 7:00 pm
Friday, February 1st at 7:00 pm
Saturday, February 2nd at 7:00 pm

Thursday, February 7th at 7:00 pm

Friday, February 8th at 7:00 pm

Saturday, February 9th at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm

Sunday, February 10th at 2:00 pm

All Performances at the Wausau East

High Theater in Wausau, WI

Tickets on Sale Now at

Click Here to Purchase Tickets

(School Matinee Tickets can be reserved using the 

"School Matinee Reservation" link at the top of the page)

Adults - $15.00
Seniors (62 or older) - $10.00
Students - $10.00


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