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"The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe" Benefit Performance

Wego Drama at West Chicago Community High School continues their 2018-19 season with an interactive performance of “The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe”. The play is a benefit for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which is dedicated to helping children in need have a special moment in their life. The sole performance is October 6, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in Weyrauch Auditorium at the school, 326 Joliet Street, West Chicago. Tickets are $10 available in advance at or at the door.

Wego Drama President Neve Ryan states, “This evening is a great night for truly making a difference in another person’s life! We want kids and adults to come and help a worthy cause by enjoying a show.”

Nathan Bradley adds, “The show is also very neat. We get to create an imaginative world with kids. Additionally, adults can embrace their inner child and just have fun”.   

Noemi Lara concludes, “’The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe’ is the play that is about standing up and having faith for a better world. Wego Drama wants to make a better world for others and that is why we are doing this show.”

The company includes from Carol Stream:  Philip Calabrese, Abby Carr, Maggie Hancock, Samuel Incrocci, and Nora Zamora.

From West Chicago:  Gerardo Avila, Grecia Bahena, Nathan Bradley, Christina Champagne, Emily Carroso, Ryan Castiglia, Josie Kotke, Noemi Lara, Garrett Martin, Evy McLean, Audrey Miller, Rudy Muñoz, Hannah Thompson, Loraleigh Tillson, and Leah Wheatley.

From Winfield:  Justin Blackburn, David Brown, Hannah Brown, Ava Fini, Mikail Herrera, Abbie Lundblad, Neve Ryan and Cassi Villa.

The play is directed by Mark Begovich. Scenic design is by Chris Jensen. Hair and Make-up is by Jamie Elza.

The one-night only benefit is Saturday, October 6 at 7:00 p.m. at Community High School, 326 Joliet St., West Chicago. Tickets are $10 and are available at and the door. The play is produced by arrangement with Dramatic Publishing of Woodstock, IL. For more information on how you can support Wego Drama, contact Mark Begovich at or visit


The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe cast

West Chicago Community High School students (l to r) Loraleigh Tillson, Philip Callabrese, Maggie Hancock, and Nathan Bradley rehearse for their October 6 production of “The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe”.