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Del Shores in LR for TWT Benefit

 

Del Shores in LR for TWT Benefit

The Weekend Theater is pleased to announce that you demanded it and now Del Shores is coming to Little Rock, Arkansas! Friday, March 28, 2014 there will be a premier screening of Southern Baptist Sissies beginning at 7:30pm ($13.50); on Saturday, March 29, 2014 Del gives the Trust Your Gut! Acting Workshop from 11am to 4 pm ($125); and then Saturday night, enjoy the My Sordid Best one-man-show beginning at 7:30pm ($28.50), with a silent auction. A limited number of My Sordid Best VIP tickets ($48.50) include preferred seating at the one-man-show and attendance at the VIP Meet and Greet with Del immediately following the show, with complimentary cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. Fabulous!

“The Water Children” Cast List Updated

The cast list has been announced for The Water Children, written by Wendy McLeod. Kit/Mom/Cat……………………………….Deb Lewis Megan…………………………………………Leslie Heister Liz………………………………………………Brittany Cook Chance………………………………………..Ryan Whitfield Dad/Roger/Jim/Buddhist Priest……Jeff Lewellen Randall:………………………………………Drew Ellis Tony Dinardi……………………………….Case Dillard Crystal…………………………………………Emily Shull The Water Children will rehearse February 8th through March 6th with performances March 7-22.  For information, please contact director Ralph Hyman at ralphhyman@yahoo.com

Military Discount Announced for “blu”

For the remaining performances of “blu,” a Military discount is now available. Simply show your Military ID at the Box Office and receive an adult ticket, normally $16, for only $12.

Due to blu’s subject matter and story line, in which a non-traditional family struggles after the death of their eldest son in Iraq, show director, Ryan Whitfield, and The Weekend Theater Board wanted to make this special offer available as a small way of saying Thank You to the men and women of the armed forces who serve and protect us on a daily based. We hope to see you there!

“Joe Turner’s Come and Gone” Cast List Updated

The cast list has been announced for Joe Turner’s Come and Gone, written by August Wilson. Bertha Holly……………….Margaret Pierson-Bates Herald Loomis…………….Jeremiah Herman Bynum Walker…………….Charles Holloway Reuben Mercer…………….Diondre’ Wright Zonia Loomis……………….London Jones Molly Cunningham……….Shanika Thompson Seth Holly……………………Paul Person Rutherford Selig…………..Drew Ellis Mattie Campbell…………..Pamela Reed Martha Pentacost…………Candrice Jones Jeremy Furlow…………….Ebon Jones Joe Turner’s Come and Gone will…

“blu” Cast List Updated

The cast list has been updated for blu, written by Virginia Grise. Blu……………….Austin Aschbrenne Lunatica………..Manuel Urban Gemini………….Brittany Cook Hailstorm……..Leslie Heister Soledad…………Madison Hannahs Eme……………..Antwon Staton blu will rehearse December 7th through January 9th (with a break for Christmas and New Year’s) with performances January 10-25. For information, please contact director Ryan Whitfield at ryanwhitfield87@yahoo.com

SCROOGE! MAKE-UP DATES ANNOUNCED

It is official now that we will be doing make-up performances for Scrooge! The Musical the next two Thursdays evenings, 12/12/13 and 12/19/13. The performance this coming Thursday (December 12) will begin at 8:00 instead of 7:30pm. These new dates are now available for online reservation: Thursday, 12/12: http://weekendtheater.org/event-registration/?ee=57 Thursday, 12/19: http://weekendtheater.org/event-registration/?ee=58

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