SHS Drama Profile: Merredith Zehnder Talks About 'You Can't Take It With You'

 11/22/2015 - 00:16

Merredith Zehnder plays "Alice" in the Saline High School Drama Club's production of You Can't Take it With You.

The Saline High School Drama Club presents one final showing of “You Can’t Take it With You” at 2 p.m., Sunday at Saline High School.

The cast includes Ethan Baker, Dominic Bourassa, Elizabeth Crawford, Alyssa Dawson, Sophie Kolasinksi, Jared Martin, Alex Martinelli, Lexi Morris, Allie Pataro, Joseph Pryor, Rinn Ramcke, Liralyn Smith, Aliza Treber, Elaina Veasey, Jake White, Eileen Wiechmann, Collin Williams, and Merredith Zehnder. Members of the crew are...Matthew Adle, Livi Morgan, and Catherine Wei.  The production is directed by Kristen Glatz and the student directors are Alyssa Dawson and, Lexi Morgan. 

Today’s Q&A is with Joseph Pryor, who plays Tony Kirby the SHS Drama Club production.

Name: Merredith Zehnder

Parents: CJ and Ken Zehnder

Character: Penny (Alice’s Mom)

Tell us about Penny: She is very creative and easy going. All she wants is for everyone to be happy.

Why do you think people will enjoy this play? We have a really great and talented cast that bring these characters to life.

Other roles/plays: I was Dorthy in The Wizard of Oz, Ida in Honk, Woodstock in Charlie Brown and was a part of the chorus in Grease the Musical

What do you enjoy about being on stage? Once you really start getting into character, everything starts falling into place. You eventually just start thinking like them.

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