Amelia Wray is ready for the challenge.
Wray, a 13-year-old Carmel resident, will appear in a lead role as Mary Lennox in Summer Stock Stage’s “The Secret Garden” from July 25 to 29 at Park Tudor High School.
“I’m very excited to take on this role,” Wray said. “This is my first summer doing Summer Stock Stage as well as my first role having a British accent.”
She is taking lessons to learn the accent via FaceTime from Jennifer White in Australia.
Also appearing in the show from Carmel are Michael Krauter as Fakir, Herron High School, and Olivia Wise, ensemble, The Orchard School.
The three Fishers performers are Sydney Meyers, Rose, homeschooled; Gabe Thomas, Maj. Shelley, Mt. Vernon High School; and Nate Schlabach, Lt. Shaw, Bishop Chatard High School.
Zionsville Community High School student Cynthia Kauffman performs as Martha. ZCHS graduate Weston LeCrone, who attends Elon University, plays Archibald.
Westfield High School student Anya Burke portrays Mrs. Shelley.
The performances are 7 p.m. July 25, 26, 27 and 28 and 2 p.m. July 28 and 29. Tickets are $18. For more, visit summerstockstage.com.