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Farmington High School will present 'Once Upon a Mattress' this weekend


There is always a story behind the story. As it turns out, this week's Farmington High School musical production of "Once Upon a Mattress" actually has two.

Under the direction of FHS English teacher Maria Capecchi, "Once Upon a Mattress" tells the story, of sorts, of how a princess happened to be sleeping on a pile of mattresses and feeling a pea at the bottom in the famous fairytale, The Princess and the Pea.

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Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard started covering the Farmington community in June, 1994. Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the Farmington American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189, and acts as the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 
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