SORDID LIVES

by Del Shores
Directed by Mark Henry
Produced by

dark comedy
March 27,28,29 & April 3,4,5   2020
6 performances

Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM
Sundays at 3 PM






Synopsis A black comedy about white trash!Peggy, a good Christian woman, hits her head on the sink and bleeds to death after tripping over her lover’s wooden legs in a motel room. Friends and 3 generations of their family travel down to attend her funeral and a clash of Bible thumpers and those from appearance-driven Hollywood clash. They learn to be yourself and love the family you have instead of the one you want.
Cast 6m, 6f
BITSY MAE HARLING. the guitar playing ex-con singer.
TY WILLIAMSON. 27, a beautiful gay man on a joumey.
SISSY HICKEY. mid 50s, the caretaker who picked the wrong day to quit smoking.
NOLETA NETHERCOTT. early 40s the angry overweight betrayed housewife.
LATRELLE WILLIAMSON. early 50s, Ty's uptight, proper mother.
LA VONDA DUPREE. late 40s, Latrelle's liberal-minded worldly sister.
G.W. NETERCOTT. late 40s, the distraught legless Vietnam Vet.
WARDELL "BUBBA" OWENS. late 40s, the former gay-bashing remorseful bartender.
ODELL OWENS. mid 40s, Wardell's worthless story-telling brother.
DR. EVE BOLINGER. late 40s, the over-sexed pill-popping, alchoholic therapist.
EARL "BROTHER BOY" INGRAM. late 40s, the Tammy Wynette obsessed transvestite.
REV. BARNES. the Southern Baptist preacher. (Author's suggestion is to double cast with the actor who plays ODELL.)
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