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ASU Theatre announces cast for 'The
Great American Trailer Park Musical'
April 4, 2008 --
ASU Theatre is proud to announce the cast of the April production of
“The Great American Trailer Park Musical” by Betsy Kelso
David Nehls. “The Great American Trailer Park
Musical” is a new show about agoraphobia, adultery, 1980s
nostalgia, spray cheese, road kill, hysterical pregnancy, a broken
electric chair, kleptomania, strippers, and disco. It's everything a
musical should be.
The ASU Theatre’s production of "The Great American Trailer Park
Musical” is under the stage direction of Stacy Alley, assistant
professor of Theatre. Scenic and lighting design will be by Jeff
McLaughlin, assistant professor of Theatre. Laura Perkins, instructor of
Theatre, will serve as costume designer. Stage management duties for the
production have been assigned to Alex Poynor, a sophomore theatre major
The cast includes Whitney Elliott, a senior theatre major from Magnolia,
as Lin; Katelyn Mathis, a sophomore theatre major from Corning, as
Betty; Aleigha Morton, a freshman theatre major from Searcy, as Pickles;
Jonathan Sherwood, a freshman theatre major from Searcy, as Duke; Rob
Spencer, a junior theatre major from Leachville, as Norbert; and
Alexandra Rodery, a sophomore journalism major from Piggot, as Jeannie.
"The Great American Trailer Park Musical" will be performed at Fowler
Center Friday- Saturday, April 18-19, and Tuesday-Wednesday, April 22-23.
All performances are at
7:30 p.m. A “meet the company” dessert reception will follow the
Friday, April 18 opening night performance.
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 $10 in advance and $12 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.