Theatre Production: “Cry Wolf!” March 27th & 28th 2020 and “The Diviners” April 24th & 25th 2020
“Cry Wolf!” (A comedy) to be held at Alamance Fine Arts Academy: After 50 years, the wolves have returned to the forest. The inhabitants of the nearby village are in an uproar—their survival depends on their flock of sheep, the wolves’ favorite food! Join a cast of characters that includes a boy named Peter, Little Red Riding Hood, the Three Little Pigs and a rebel sheep named Snowflake as they try to outwit that biggest villain of them all, the Big Bad Wolf, in this zany mash-up of bedtime favorites.
“The Diviners” (A Drama) to be held at Alamance Fine Arts Academy: When C.C. Showers, a back-sliding preacher, leaves the pulpit in Kentucky, he ends up in the tiny town of Zion, Indiana. He finds a job, and a place to lay his head, in the home of widowed mechanic, Ferris Layman. The people of Zion welcome Showers with suspicion, curiosity, and ultimately joy — the town has been without a preacher for many years. Showers rebuffs the town’s efforts to set him up in their non-existent pulpit, and focuses his attention on helping the mechanic’s son, Buddy, a wild and innocent young man with a disturbed mind and some uncanny abilities. The death of his mother by drowning, and his own near-death, have given Buddy a powerful fear of water. When his refusal to wash gives Buddy a bad case of the ringworm, Showers makes it his mission to calm Buddy’s fears and introduce him to water as a friend. Jim Leonard Jr.’s The Diviners is a luminous story of religion and magic, faith and doubt, love and grief. This drama features a strong ensemble of well-rounded friends and neighbors, with a sweet friendship at its core.
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