Things get wild at the Community Theater

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All-student production of ‘The Jungle Book’ features a roster of 50 local kids, marking the biggest cast ever for any FCCT game here

  • The student cast and crew warm up before rehearsals begin Thursday at Casino Hall in La Grange for the upcoming play ‘The Jungle Book’ from August 13-15. Pictures of Jeff Wick

  • A group of children rehearse their monkey manners under the supervision of Melissa Weltner, standing up, Thursday at Casino Hall.

    A group of children rehearse their monkey manners under the supervision of Melissa Weltner, standing up, Thursday at Casino Hall.

  • Director Conner Underwood, far right, talks to the cast during rehearsal Thursday.  Underwood is graduating from La Grange High School this year and will begin studying acting at Texas State University this fall.  Photo by Jeff Wick

    Director Conner Underwood, far right, talks to the cast during rehearsal Thursday. Underwood is graduating from La Grange High School this year and will begin studying acting at Texas State University this fall. Photo by Jeff Wick

The Fayette County Community Theater has been around since 2016. But in that time, there’s never been anything like the rehearsals that began last week for the student production of “The Jungle Book” which will run from the 13 to August 15. Upstairs in the Casino Hall on Thursday, there was a pack of would-be wolves in one corner, a pack of monkeys working on their mannerisms in another area across the…

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