Macon East Academy’s Drama Club performed a version of L. Frank Baum’s The Wizard of Oz on May 10, 2019. The students worked tirelessly for months to bring this wonderful show to life; they were busy building sets, designing and making costumes, and practicing their lines. Cast members performed their roles to perfection, amazing and delighting the audience! The main cast included: Rachel Sargent as Dorothy, Anna Claire Berrey as The Wicked Witch, Ethan Jones as Scarecrow, Jaden Rossell as Tin Man, Jordan Rossell as The Cowardly Lion. Other cast members included: Lane Johnson as The Wizard of Oz, Kaiden Merritt as Glinda and Ozian Anna Watson as Nikko, Munchkin Coroner and Cabbie, Johnny Mathis as Uncle Henry and Ozian Guard, Kaiden Byrom as Aunt EM, Munchkin, and Ozian, DeDe Frazier as Munchkin Mayor and Ozian, Jaiden McDowell as Tornado, Munchkin and Ozian Doorman, and Jameson Byrom as Munchkin and Ozian. Stage lighting and sound technicians included: Cody Nesbitt, Belle Browder, Ally Matthews and Trent Watson. The Drama Club is made up of students in 7th-12th grade and led by Mrs. Rayleen Luis. Along with the annual spring play, the drama club competes in AISA performing arts competition at the district and state level.