The 2017 Season! Our 80th Season!!
“The Glass Menagerie” directed by Nathan Miles (AACTFest 2017 Entry) - February 16-19, April 1, April 7 (Lafayette, LA)
“Once On This Island” directed by Chris Eubank - June 1-4, 8-11 TICKETS ON SALE!!
Youth Performing Arts Workshop “Mulan, Jr.” directed by Sandy Goad and Ronnie Gray - July 20-23
“The 39 Steps” directed by Tyler Bunch - September 8-10, 14-16
Haunted House directed by Nathan Gibbs - October 20-21, 27-28, 31
“’Heaven Cent” directed by Robert Schumacher - December 14-17
Join our mailing list, keep up with all the Playhouse news!
Tuesday, May 12, 2009
Pump Boys and Wayward Saints
Pump Boys and Dinettes is a musical set in the south at a gas station with a diner next door and has been described as being "As refreshing as a cold beer after a bowl of 5 alarm chili." Directed by Glynese Floyd, the cast consisted of Tim Cummings, Brian Henning, Paul Hobbs, Kaine Munoz, Ronnie Gray, Mark Sanchez, Evan Witkowski, Sandy Goad, Helen Van Kleeck, and Erin Anderson. A live band, witty banter, and toe-tapping songs kept the audience entertained throughout the entire show...it also helped that during intermission pie and coffee were served in keeping with the "diner" theme. The entire cast and crew did a fantastic job making each night special for the audience.
A Company of Wayward Saints follows a dysfunctional troupe of actors as they attempt to earn enough money to go home. Samantha Collins directed this commedia dell' arte style group consisting of Matt Blandin, Larry Harlin, Robert Schumacher, Brad Jett, Bill Raabe, Nick Keele, Briana Schneider, Erin Anderson, and Ash Baer. Throughout the play, the Company experienced feelings of arrogance and selfishness which eventually became feelings of acceptance and teamwork. The audience was treated to everything from slapstick comedy to deep philosophical moments contemplating the human condition. Once again, cast and crew presented an entertaining evening for audiences. A wonderful show.
Congratulations to the cast and crew of both shows!
Be sure to make plans to attend the upcoming show: Rabbit Hole directed by Nathan Miles.