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ASU Theatre announces cast of
November production, 'Beautiful Bodies'
Oct. 18, 2007 --
Theatre is proud to announce the cast of the November production of
“Beautiful Bodies” by Laura Shaine Cunningham. “Beautiful
in Manhattan, as six best friends rush to attend a
celebration. Tonight's the night of nights, as the girls gather to
rejoice in a new lover, leave an unfaithful husband, or decide to have a
baby alone. These "six in the city" professional women fight for their
female choices. Sparks and zingers fly as love lives, secrets, and
friendships go up in candle flames.
The ASU Theatre’s production of “Beautiful Bodies” is under the
stage direction of Molly Simpson, professor of theatre. Scenic and
lighting design will be under the direction of Jeff McLaughlin,
assistant professor of theatre. Kelly Schaefer, assistant professor of
theatre, will serve as costume designer. Stage management duties for the
production have been assigned to Megan Gates, a junior theatre major
The cast includes Alexandra Rodery, a freshman theatre major from
Piggott, as Jessie; Amanda LaRue, a junior theatre major from Heber
Springs, as Nina; Elizabeth Lawson, a senior theatre major from Marion,
as Lisbeth; Whitney Elliott, a senior theatre major from Magnolia, as
Martha; Stacy Olm, a graduate student of theatre from North Little Rock,
as Sue Carol; and Tonya Rogers, a theatre graduate student from
“Beautiful Bodies” will be performed at Fowler Center Friday-Saturday,
Nov. 9-10, Tuesday-Wednesday, and Nov. 13-14 at 7:30 p.m. A “meet the
company” dessert reception will follow the Friday, Nov. 9 opening night
Tickets may be purchased for reserved seating in advance at the ASU
Central Box Office in the Convocation Center or by calling 972-ASU1.
Tickets are also available online at tickets.astate.edu. Reserved
seating tickets (if available) may be purchased at the door on the
evening of the performance. Ticket prices are $8 in advance and $10 at
the door. Purchasing tickets in advance is highly recommended.
Children younger than six years old are not admitted to the ASU Theatre.
Please arrive early; latecomers will not be seated until intermission.
This play contains adult content and language.
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