Studio D to stage 'Alice' and 'Once'

Studio D dance school in New Milford will present two spring dance productions, "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland -- In Motion" May 9 at 6:30 p.m. and May 10 at 4 p.m. and "Once Upon a Time -- In Motion" May 9 at 2 p.m. and May 10 at noon.

Productions will be staged at New Milford High School, Route 7.

"Alice" is directed by Studio D artistic director Rebecca Anderson Darling and "Once" is directed by Studio D instructor Ginny Zellner.

The "Alice in Wonderland" cast will include Gabriela Esposito and Samantha Hawley as Alice, Rebecca Johanson and Amanda Tesoriero as the White Rabbit, Lindsey Johanson and Carolyn Gevinski as the caterpillar, Zoe Miolla as the Cheshire Cat, Jessica Melendez as the Mad Hatter, Lea Krebs as the March Hare and Gigi Esposito as the Door Mouse, Cori Paquin as the Red Queen and Morgan Melendez as the White Queen, among others.

The "Once Upon a Time" cast will include Eric Payne as the force of good, Elizabeth Hawley as the force of dark, and Caroline Johnson as the peacemaker, among others.

Tickets are $16 for adults and $12 for children through May 1 and may be bought at Studio D, 27 Main St. Tickets at the door are $18 for adults and $15 for children.

For more information, call 860-350-2900.