Above, Shelton High School senior Kathryn Twohill plays Ariel Moore and junior Gregory Wresilo is Ren McCormack in this week’s production of “Footloose, the Musical” at SHS.

The Shelton High School Drama Club will present “Footloose” on May 8, 9 and 10 in the SHS auditorium. The show features a cast of 48 high school students.

Performances will take place at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 8; and at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, May 9 and 10. Reserved seating tickets are $15, with a $10 student price on May 8 only.

Purchase tickets at www.showtix4u.com or by calling Center Stage Theatre at 203-225-6079.

Loud music and dancing ban

“Footloose” tells the story of Ren McCormack, who is transplanted from Chicago to the small southern town, where he rebels against a ban on loud music and dancing. The original 1984 film version starred Kevin Bacon.

Performers in the SHS show include:

— Gregory Wresilo as Ren McCormack

— Kathryn Twohill as Ariel Moore

— Tom Ball as the Rev. Shaw Moore

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— Alexandra Koumbaros as Vi Moore

— Scott Sheldon as Chuck Cranston

— Braeden Sagehorn as Willard Hewitt

— Nicole Romeos as Ethel McCormack

— Elise Sullivan as Rusty

— Katie Hunter as Wendy Jo

— Kayci Kekacs as Urleen