Bourbon at the Border

Bourbon at the Border

Written by: Pearl Cleage 

Marigny Theatre    9/10/2009 - 9/26/2009 (schedule)

Category:  Drama · Mystery · Thriller · Local Premiere

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When May and Charles Thompson joined the hundreds of other Americans headed south during the summer of '64 for a massive voter registration drive, their lives changed forever. Campus activism had been met with calls to their parents and threats of expulsion, but in Mississippi the stakes were much higher. White supremacists responded with violence that left three civil rights workers dead, many wounded.

Now in 1995, 30 years later, the couple still searches for ways to heal from the damage done them. Unable to confide even in her best friend Rosa St. John about the spirits that haunt her, ...Read More

Total performances: 10

Adella Gautier.... May Thompson *
Roscoe Reddix.... Tyrone Washington *
Latricia Huston.... Rosa St. John
Rick Jay.... Charles Thompson
*=featured role

Ed Bishop, (SDC) (SAG) ....  Director
David Raphel ....  Set Design
Veronica Russell ....  Costume Design
Zalia BeVille ....  House Manager; Light Design
Dennis Monn ....  Set Crew
Linda Merritt ....  Assistant to the Director
Rikki Gee ....  Stage Manager (rehearsal period)
Michael Martin ....  Publicity Director
Eric Martin Webb ....  Make- Up


David Cuthbert Reviews "Bourbon at the Border"
David Curthbert joins "Steppin Out" as the "Theatre Guy" includes "Bourbon at the Border" in his review of New Orleans productions.
WYES-TV 12 9/18/09

Record created by: Ed Bishop

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