Auditions: The Miss Firecracker Contest
- 7 p.m. -
- All Ages
From Pulitzer Prize winner Beth Henley (Crimes of the Heart), our summer play tells the story of a small town beauty queen trying to save her tarnished reputation and leave town in a blaze of glory by winning the Miss Firecracker Contest. When her beautiful cousin and estranged older brother return to town, situations become more complicated in this dramatic comedy. Join this eclectic cast of characters as they attempt to escape their pasts and find acceptance.
CARNELLE SCOTT, 24, the beauty contestant
POPEYE JACKSON, 23,Carnelle's seamstress
ELAIN RUTLEDGE, 32, Carnelle's first cousin; a beauty
DELMOUNT WILLIAMS, 28, Carnelle's first cousin; Elain's brother
MAC SAM, 36, the balloon man
TESSY MAHONEY, 23, the beauty contest coordinator
Auditions begin at 7 PM. No prior experience necessary. Please come prepared to read sides from the script.
Performances: June 22, 23, 24, 29, 30, July 1