Ken Davenport Presents
The Awesome 80’s Prom

The Awesome 80’s Prom is a brand new blast-from-the-past interactive show in the style of “Tony ’n Tina’s Wedding” and “The Donkey Show” set at Wanaget High’s Senior Prom...in 1989! All your favorite characters from your favorite 80’s movies are at THE PROM, from the Captain of the Football Team to the Asian Exchange Student, from the Geek to the Hottie Head Cheerleader, and they’re all competing for Prom King and Queen.

Just like on “American Idol”, you decide who wins, while moonwalking to retro hits like “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” and “Wake Me Up Before You Go Go!” So, dust off your leg warmers, tease up that hair and join the breakdance circle or just stand back and watch the 80’s drama unfold. Like Totally!

Saturday nights through April 23rd
Boarding 6:30pm, cruising 7:00pm-9:30pm, dockside dancing until 10:30pm

$75 per person includes dinner, entertainment, and gratuity.

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Book your cruise online or call (503) 224-3900



Class of ’89 Wanaget High School Yearbook

Dennis Corwin (Director)

Graduated from Colton Hgh School, loved English Lit and music, wanted to be an actor or author. Loves Indian Food, Star Wars (The Original Trilogy), anything Disney, Glee, Battlestar Galactica, musical theatre and traveling. Acting History: Into the Woods - Jack, How to Succeed in Business - Bud Frump, The Love for Three Oranges (Portland Opera) - Crank.

Spencer Conway (Blake Williams; Captain of the Football Team)

Graduated from Lincoln High School. Loved weight training class. Wanted to be a Pro Baseball Player or body builder when he grew up. Loves veggies and Thai food, Star Wars the Original Trliogy, The Office, Mad Men, Led Zepelin and Pink Floyd. Enjoys toy collecting. Acting History: Pride & Prejudice ? Colonel Fitzwilliams, Fool For Love ? Martin, Take Me Out ? Jason Chenier.

Sammuel Hawkins (Michael Jay; Class President)

Graduated from La Center High School in Washington. Enjoyed Drama and Band and wanted to be an architect or professional flute player. Loves Balsamic Vinegar, Being Julia the movie, Frasier, The Postal Service and The Boswell Sisters. Enjoys learning how to play musical instruments. Acting History: Trevor Graydon III in Thoroughly Modern Millie, Lt. Frank Cioffe in Cutains, and Lord Fancourt Babberly in Charlie's Aunt.

Joel Patrick Durham (Louis Fensterspock; The Nerd)

Graduated from Southridge High School. Enjoyed Music Theory class and wanted to be a composer or actor. Loves Mac and Cheese with bacon and broccoli, The Princess Bride, Arrested Development, Ben Folds and enjoys playing the piano. Acting History: Beethoven in CoHo's Dog Sees God, Bellhop in Anonymous Theatre's Lend Me A Tenor, Demetrius in OPS Fest's A Midsommer Nights Dreame.

Anthony Chan (Feng Schwey; Foreign Exchange Student)

Graduated from Aloha High School, loved student government class and wanted to attend art school and study graphic design. Loves Thai and Japanese food, Disney's Pixar Up, Glee, Lady Gaga and enjoys cooking dinner with friends and family and hiking on a beautiful day. Past favorite shows include Beauty and the Beast (Pixie Dust Production), The Producers (Lakewood Theatre) and The Wild Party (Live on Stage).

Eric Stanley (Nick Fender; the Bad Boy)

Is a Junior at Oregon City High School and enjoys mechanics class. Wants to own his own custom imports shop. Loves sushi, The Italian Job, Psych, Mudvayne, and Pantera. Enjoys working on his 72 Gran Torino. Acting History: Making his debut.

Stephanie Heuston (Whitley Whitiker; The Head Cheerleader)

Graduated from Westside Christian High School and loved Algebra. Love Thai Food, Noises Off, 30 Rock, Dave Matthews Band and Yoga. Acting History: April in Company, Aldonza in Man of Lamancha, and Belle at Disneyworld.

Stephanie Cordell (Kerrie Kowalski; The Spaz)

Graduated from Poquoson High School in Poquoson Virginia, loved English and wanted to be a counselor. Loves Kale, Puppy Party the movie, The Dean Martin Variety Show, Prince, and enjoys the Trapeze. Acting History: Aunt Sponge in James and the Giant Peach, Hermia in Midsummer Nights Dream, Connie Miller in 1940's Radio Hour.

Kelly Stewart (Melissa Ann “Missy” Martin; Head of the Prom Committee)

Graduated from Oregon City High School. Enjoyed Drama and Swing Choir and wanted to be a pre-school teacher. Loves Italian food, Ferris Bueler?s Day Off, So You Think You Can Dance and Cake the band. Enjoys vacationing and parenting. Acting History: Millie - Thoroughly Modern Millie, Nannette - No, No, Nannette, Cecily - Ernest In Love.

Jay Patrick Emmingham (Dickie Harrington; The Drama Queen)

Graduated from North Central H.S. in Spokane, WA, loved vocal Jazz Choir and wanted to dance, sing and act when he got older. Loves cheesecake, Clue the Movie, Arrested Development, Kylie Minogue and dancing. Acting History: Little Shop of Horrors Choreographer/Ensemble, Joseph and TATD Brother Napthali, Annie Ensemble.

Brian Allard (Principal Snelgrove)

Graduated from Kennedy High School in Bloomington, MN and loved English class. Wanted to be an actor when he grew up. Loves cheese, preferrably melted, Casablanca and the Matrix, Dexter and How I Met Your Mother, Eminem, The Decemberists and playing baseball. Acting History: Much Adoe About Nothing (Benedicke); Tales of Ordinary Madness (Peter); Pride and Prejudice (Mr Darcy).

Amanda Valley (Mrs. Lascolzo)

Graduated from Douglas Southall Freeman, Richmond, VA. Loved drama/history & wanted to be a high school drama teacher. Loves bread and butter, Big Trouble in Little China, Psych, Brit Pop & enjoys cooking or doing Zumba. Acting History: Miss Nelson/Viola Swamp in Miss Nelson is Missing, NW Children's Theater, Muzzy VanHossmere in Thoroughly Modern Millie, Lakewood, Nellie Forbush (possibly the world's tallest one) in South Pacific, Snow Camp Outdoor Theater.

Jessica Geffen (Heather (#1) Wellington; Cheerleader)

Graduated from Mililani High School in Hawaii, loved play production class and wanted to be an actress or a teacher. Loves pizza and thai food, The Royal Tenenbaums, Arrested Development, Radiohead, and being crafty. Acting History: Crimes of the Heart as Babe, Proof as Catherine, Doubt as Sister James.

Leia Young (Heather (#2) Winters; Cheerleader)

Graduated from Cottage Grove High School,oved Choir and wanted to be a singing, acting, dancing scientist. Loves pomegranate seeds, Rosecrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead, Glee and Regina Spector. Enjoys playing musical instruments. Acting History: 1940's Radio Hour as Ginger Brooks, Alice in Wonderland as natural sized Alice, The All Dance Version of Wizard of Oz as the tap dancing Tin Man.

Jared Pengra (Joshua “Beef” Beefarowski; A football player)

Graduated from Evergreen High School in Vancouver, WA, loved English and wanted to be an athletic trainer. Loves Mac & Cheese, The Shawshank Redemption, Community/Glee, Music from Glee and enjoys playing sports. Acting History: Godspell- Ensemble, Jesus Christ Superstar-Apostle, Crazy For You-Eugene Fodor.

Joe Bolenbaugh (Joshua “Beef” Beefarowski; A football player)

Graduated from Billings Senior High in Billings MT and loved chemistry or band and wanted to be a teacher for a living. Loves shrimp penne, The Hudsucker Proxy, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Pink, Kanye, The Killers and playing video games. Acting History: Dreampuffs of Lorna--Mitzi the Cat, The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs--Alexander T. Wolf, The Bald Soprano--The Fire Chief.

Michael Chan (Johnny Hughes, DJ)

Graduated from Wheatland-Chili High School in Scottsville, NY. Loved English, music, singing and drama. Plays piano and other instruments. Wanted to be a filmmaker/photographer. Fell in love with Radio, DJ-ing and VO/production work. Enjoys eating most anything edible and baseball.

Costumes, Sets and Props By: Sam Hawkins, Kelly Stewart and Dennis Corwin

Ken Davenport’s the Awesome 80’s Prom is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

For more information on THE AWESOME 80’S PROM visit www.Awesome80sProm.com. THE AWESOME 80’S PROM is a BestofOffBroadway.com production.

 

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