News Release: From : Holiday World HOLIDAY WORLD ANNOUNCES 2008 MUSICAL CAST SANTA CLAUS, IN-----Rehearsals are underway as Holiday World’s 2008 cast of entertainers prepares for the park’s opening on Saturday, May 3. This year’s cast of musical entertainers includes: Amanda Barnett, Rockport Zach Bryant, Evansville Eric Byrer, Shelbyville Derek Daniel, Rockport Felicia Gammon, Hawesville, Ky. Lauren Hancock, Evansville Renee Horton, Kent, Ohio Lauren Koch, Santa Claus Leah Koch, Santa Claus Kara Ligon, Anderson Bronson Murphy, Bowling Green, Ky. Jordan Nuckels, Denton, Texas Kayla Price, Anderson Jasmine Ruckriegel, Jasper Molly Scherle, Jasper Cory Seib, Cynthiana Josh Stuteville, Evansville Technicians for the musical shows are Patrick Litteken of Mount Vernon, Zach Harper of Newburgh, and William Koch of Santa Claus. The park’s country music show, “Rockin’ the Country,” will open at Holiday World on May 3. The new “Sing Praise” gospel show will premiere May 17 along with the “Retro Active” music and dance show. The new “HoliDazzles” children’s show will debut the following weekend. Holiday World opens for the season on May 3 with the premiere of Star Spangled Carousel and Reindeer Games; Splashin Safari opens May 10 with the new Kima Bay family waterplay complex, including seven water slides. For more information, visit the parks’ website at www.holidayworld.com or call 1-877-Go-Family.