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Nathaniel Quinn holds his Master of Fine Arts in Directing from the University of Idaho and a Bachelor of Science in Theatre Education from Chadron State College. Courtesy

Every show has its challenges. This one’s happened to be an enormous piece of fruit.

“There’s a giant freaking peach onstage, so that was a process.” said Nathaniel Quinn, director of Fort Collins Children’s Theatre’s upcoming production of, you guessed it, “James and the Giant Peach.” “We as a team had to come together and solve this. … There’s a scene where they talk about how it’s getting bigger, so they wanted to do it in a way that’s theatrical and wanted to have the peach onstage all of the show but not have it seen the whole time.”

Niki Kottmann is the Wyoming Tribune Eagle’s features editor. She can be reached at nkottmann@wyoming

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