Book by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan
Music and Lyrics by Mel Brooks

Young Frankenstein is a musical version of the Mel Brooks movie of the same name about the grandson of Dr. Frankenstein and his creation of a new monster. The musical is the creation of the authors of the record-breaking Broadway sensation The Producers.  The show contains such memorable tunes as “The Transylvania Mania,” “He Vas My Boyfriend” and “Puttin’ On The Ritz.”  This Young Adults Production features performers ages 18 to 25. Directed by Kathleen Horrigan. An Indianapolis premiere!

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Times and Tickets

Performances are July 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20 & 21 2013.
Thursday: 7:30pm, Friday & Saturday: 8pm, Sunday: 2:30pm

Friday, Saturday and Sunday performances are $20. Thursday performances are $10. Become a Footlite member to save $5 every time you see a show! Click here to purchase tickets online.

Young Adult Production

Young Frankenstein is Footlite Musicals’ Young Adult Production, featuring performers ages 18 to 25. Open auditions are held in May for interested performers. Participants must be high school graduates in 2013.

Recent Young Adult Productions have included RENT, Bat Boy: The Musical, All Shook Up, The Wedding Singer, Once On This Island, The Will Rogers Follies, Footloose, The Secret Garden, Seussical and Ragtime.


Dr. Frederick Frankenstein: Justin Klein
The Monster: Matthew Hook
Igor: Damon Clevenger
Inga: Kyra McGuirk
Elizabeth Benning: Jennifer Rowe
Frau Blücher: Tara Roberds
Inspector Hans Kemp: Devin Smith
The Hermit: Chris Parker
Dr. Victor Von Frankenstein: Evan Wallace
Ziggy: Dorothy Vanore

Dancing Ensemble

Matthew Altman
Hannah Boswell
Kyle Cherry
Payton Cole
Lily Cox
AJ Jones
Ian McGlinsey
Melissa Mellinger
Amy Roberds
Matt Rohrer
Sam Sechrest
Zachory Stewart
Willie Tople
Alexandrea Vasquez
Molly Will


Christina Craig
Angela Hetrick
Karen Hurt
Amanda Kennedy
Shelley Mitchell
Chase Stephen



Director: Kathleen Horrigan
Producer: Zach Rosing
Assistant Director: Angela Manlove
Music Director: Schuyler Brinson
Vocal Director: Matthew Konrad Tippel
Vocal Assistants: Damon Clevenger, Tara Roberds
Choreographer: Trish Roberds
Dance Captain: Amy Roberds
Costume Designer: Curt Pickard
Costume Construction Crew: Penny Hall, Stephen Hollenbeck, Cathie Morgan, Sandra Pickard
Stage Manager: Stephen Matters
Lighting Designer: Ryan Mullins
Lighting Crew: Scott Terrell, Kayla Miller, Tevan Fackler
Makeup/Hair Designer: Daniel Klingler
Properties Designer: Nicola Liss, Ginny Morris
Set Designer: Andy Darr
Sound Designer: Zach Rosing
Assistant Sound Designer: Spencer James
Master Carpenters: Roch Hermantin, Stephen Matters
Set Construction: Damon Clevenger, Kyle Cherry, Dennis Cole, John Hook, Dennis Jones, Kristin Kellermeyer, Daniel Klinestiver, Malcolm Malcolmson, Shaun McIlquham, Gary Nelson, Chris Parker, Samantha Sechrest, David Sobanski, Lauren Sobanski, Amy Roberds, Tara Roberds, Willie Topple
Scenic Painting: Hannah Elizabeth, AJ Jones, Zach Morris, Mary Jones
Publicity Photographer: Zach Rosing
Headshot Photographer: Gary Nelson of photogary.net
Audition Monitors: Gary Nelson, Jerry Beasley
Audition Accompanists: Kris Sanchack, Schuyler Brinson, Linda Terrel