Catch me if you can

Whiteland Community High School thespians will be telling the story of a famous fraudster later this month.

Raenell Smith, director of “Catch Me if you Can,” tells you what you need to know:

When and where is the show?

7 p.m. May 12 and 13 and 2:30 p.m. May 14 at Whiteland Community School, 300 E. Main St.

How much are tickets?

$10 adults/students; $8 for children 8 and younger

What is the show about?

“Catch Me If You Can” is the musical retelling of the real life story of Frank Abgnale Jr., one of the most successful fraud artists of all time. As a teenager, he posed as a pilot, doctor, teacher and lawyer all while defrauding many banks and businesses worldwide.

Why did you choose this show?

It has a great cast and a wonderful score. The story is lively and relevant. Frank Jr., after making these mistakes of his youth, serves his time and makes a great honest living as an adult.

How many students are involved?

Cast, crew and band total nearly 60 students.