Ashland University freshman theater major Shannon Cunningham of Ravenna is the assistant stage manager for AUs production of The Phantom Lady this spring. Cunningham is a 2002 graduate of Southeast High School and the daughter of George Cunningham and Diane Hladky of Ravenna. Cunningham was asked directly by the plays stage manager to be an assistant stage manager. I love working in the theater, said Cunningham.The stage manager has been wonderful with helping me learn my role. Cunninghams major duties for this production include cleaning the stage before and after rehearsals, calling cues and helping with scene changes.