Katie Riedel & Austin George in "The King and I"

Harding's very own Katie Riedel and Austin George will perform in The King and I presented by New Day Children's Theatre. Shows are October 16–25, 2015 at The Harrell Theatre Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Sensory Friendly Performance is Thursday, October 2 at 7 p.m.

Katie has been cast as "Eliza" (featured dancer in the ballet "Small House of Uncle Thomas") and as a Royal Child. Austin has been cast as "Kralahome" (the King's Prime Minister).

The director is also a Harding alumna - Ashley Bugg Brown from the class of 1994.

The group is getting ready for a Live @ 9 interview with Marybeth Conley. (See news segment)