Summer Musical is Back!

Once Upon a Mattress, July 14-17, 2022, Proscenium Theater, SUNY Potsdam Performing Arts Center

Community Performance Series presents

Once Upon a Mattress
Music by Mary Rodgers  |  Lyrics by Marshall Barer  |  Book by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer

July 14-17, 2022
Proscenium Theatre  |  SUNY Potsdam Performing Arts Center

Once Upon a Mattress is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals.


Cast List Announced!

Cast List for CPS 2022 Summer Production of Once Upon A Mattress

Congratulations to our cast members & thank you to all who auditioned!


Scoville-Upham, George Prince Dauntless
Hodge, Hailey Princess Winnifred
Fountaine, Mekayla Lady Larken
Eversole, Anthony Sir Harry
Hewer, Ryan King Sextimus the Silent
Daling, Nathaniel Minstrel
Janovsky, Meaghan Queen Aggravain
Burnett, Jonathan Jester
Fryer, Jim Wizard
Ellison, Andrea Lady Rowena
Hewer, Krystal Lady Lucille
Blewett, Jennifer Lady Merrill
Filiberto, Nicolette Lady H
Barkley, Logan Lady Mabelle / featured dancer
MacDougal, Rebecca Lady Beatrice / featured dancer
Burnett, Nichelle Lady in Waiting / Nightingale of Samarkand
Tishberg, Molly Princess #12
Falen, Vania Kitchen Wench / featured dancer
Frick, Samantha 1st Lady
Fregoe, Megan 2nd Lady
Petersen, Missie 3rd Lady
Zenger, Cole Sir Studley / 1st Knight
Frouts, Caleb Sir Luce / 3rd Knight
Guerin, Donovan Sir Harold / 2nd Knight
Tharrett, Hannah Lady of the court / Servant
Rutherford, Ava Lady of the court / Servant
Brooks, Miriam Lady of the court / Servant
McGill, Audrey Lady of the court / Servant
Milligan, Emma Featured Dancer



Summer Internships

Community Performance Series is excited to announce an internship program for creative and production staff. Some positions will receive modest stipends (*). There is no housing available this year and the work schedule will be set by the Technical Director later in the semester. If you have production experience and/or interest in being part of a theatre community this summer, we encourage you to apply.

Positions Available:
*Assistant Stage Managers (2)
Assistant Director
Assistant Costume Design
Assistant Producer
Assistant Technical Director
*Sound Tech/Board Op
*Light Tech/Board Op
Scenic Artist
Deck Crew
*Box Office
*Music/Vocal Direction
*Assistant Choreographer

Please fill out the form at the following link:

Production dates estimate : May 19 - July 17, Mon - Thurs. Estimated work times: after 5:00 pm on weekdays. Crew schedule will be set by technical director later in the semester.