Elyse Swanson (Mother Wolf/Kaa)

Elyse Swanson (Mother Wolf/Kaa)

Elyse, currently a senior at Pitman High School, is appearing in her second LightBox Theatre Company production. She previous portrayed the role of Leilah in Aladdin’s Luck. She has worked with Turlock Youth Performing Arts (TYPA), appearing in productions such as Seussical, Jungle Book, Jr. and Little Mermaid. She also appared as Daisy in Denair Gaslight’s Alice in Wonderland. Elyse plans on attending college in Los Angeles to study music composition. If she could be a jungle animal she would be a monkey because monkeys are normally in huge families and take care of each other.