Alverno High School Presents The Addams Family

Back: Ciara Madigan, Erika Winstanley, Clyde Johnson and Payton Emerson. Front: Arianna Munoz, Jillian Kislow, and Amy Aghajanian

Alverno High School is proud to present The Addams Family on Thursday, April 23; Friday, April 24, and Saturday, April 25 at 7:00 p.m. at the Lanterman Auditorium in La Cañada.

The Addams Family is a musical comedy with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa and a book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice. The show is based upon The Addams Family characters created by Charles Addams in his single-panel gag cartoons, which depict a ghoulish American family with an affinity for all things macabre

The main cast of The Addams Family includes sophomore Arianna Muñoz as Wednesday, sophomore Jillian Kislow as Morticia, senior Clyde Johnson (St. Francis High School) as Gomez, junior Amy Aghajanian as Pugsley, junior Ciara Madigan as Uncle Fester, sophomore Payton Emerson as Grandmama, senior Erika Winstanley as Lurch, freshman Sarah Lopez as Alice Beineke, senior PJ Lakatos (St. Francis High School) as Mal Beineke, and senior Toby Bradford (Marshall Fundamental) as Lucas Beineke.

Members of the ensemble cast include freshmen Riley Luna (St. Francis High School), Vanessa Prata and Skylar Robinson; sophomores Cassidy Castillo, Lisa Costantino, Marisa Dragos, Valentino Gomez (Loyola High School), Cathy Johnson, Anna Sandoval, Cristina Webster; junior Cynthia Lee; and seniors Jacqueline Molina and Natalia Wior. Serving as puppeteers for the production are junior Aja Gerardo and senior Gabby Prado. Finally, the dancers include freshmen Arianna Micale and Anica Quizon; sophomores Alexis Baro, Allison Joseph, Moondera Rabb, and Rain Villanueva; junior Gillian Gox and Alexxa Vasquez, and choreographer and senior Helena Sermak-Proulx.

Presale tickets to The Addams Family may be purchased from the Alverno office for $15, at, and at the door at the Lanterman Auditorium.

Alverno High School is located at 200 North Michillinda Avenue in Sierra Madre and the Lanterman Auditorium is located at 4491 Cornishon Avenue in La Cañada.

About Alverno High School

Alverno High School is a Catholic, private, college preparatory school for young women dedicated to preparing them to function in a society as informed, knowledgeable persons, who have the requisite skills to make and implement mature decisions about complex problems. Enlivened by the spirit of its Immaculate Heart Community sponsors, and mindful of the Franciscan roots of its founders, Alverno’s program—academic, spiritual, aesthetic, social, and physical—is shaped by the staff, trustees, and students in light of the world for which the students are being educated. Alverno’s mission is to empower each young woman to be exactly the person she wants to be and since 1960, Alverno has empowered more than 4,200 women to meet that goal. For more information about Alverno High School, please call (626) 355-3463 or visit




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