Brookwood to give one-act play performances in November

Serenity Pasch

Garrett Anderson

Franklin Wildes

Danica Lee

Katherine McElhose

Brookwood will present the one-act play “Selfie” at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, and Saturday, Nov. 21, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22, in the Classic Gym.

This play by Bradley Hayward examines issues affecting teens and the current engagement with technology. It’s senior year, and problems are mounting for a group of high school students as they prepare for the future. Facing bullies, parents, peer pressure, sickness, and their own self-judgment, the characters search for ways to stand out. As they document their senior year, one click at a time, they come to realize life is not about what other people see — it’s about the pictures they have of themselves. 

This performance will be coupled with different music and literature presentations to make an engaging event. All activities are done with a mindfulness to social distancing for the safety of the performers and the audience. The cast for this production includes Garrett Anderson, Kimberlee Downing, Emma Felland, Danica Lee, Katherine McElhose, Suzie McLendon, Serenity Pasch, and Franklin Wildes.

To allow for social distancing, seating for these performances will be limited to 40.  Masks must be worn by all audience members. All tickets are $3 and can be purchased from cast members or by emailing the director, Kim Neal Nofsinger, at [email protected]

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