Little Theater presents “The Big Meal”


By Sam Neace - [email protected]



Courtesy photo | The cast and director of The Big Meal.


HAZARD — The Appalachian Arts Alliance presents Little Theater performing The Big Meal by Dan LeFranc. Dates for the show are October 27th and 28th at 7:00 p.m. and October 29th at 1:00 p.m. at The First Federal Center at HCTC.

On the 29th, there will be a luncheon available prior to the performance for an additional fee. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for children and senior citizens. Tickets for the luncheon (including performance) are $25. To make reservations for the luncheon, call Terry Thies at 606-436-2848.

This is a synopsis of the play published by Samuel French:

“Somewhere in America, in a typical suburban restaurant on a typical night, Sam and Nicole first meet. Sparks fly. And so begins an expansive tale that traverses five generations of a modern family, from first kiss to final goodbye. A stunning, big-hearted play that spans nearly eighty years in roughly ninety minutes, The Big Meal tells the extraordinary story of an ordinary family.”

The cast members for this performance are Man 1: Richard Counts; Woman 1: Jill Robertson; Man 2: Timothy W. Deaton II; Woman 2: Fran Everage; Man 3: Jon Jon Wood; Woman 3: Heather Mullins; Girl: Chloe Craft; Boy: Jonathan Counts. Characters go by Man and Woman because each have several roles. The play is rated PG-13 for mild language.

The play is directed by Terry Thies. Little Theater, under the direction of Thies, has brought entertainment and enlightenment to Hazard for many years.

Sam Neace can be contacted at 606-629-3243 or on Twitter @HazardHerald.

Courtesy photo | The cast and director of The Big Meal.
http://hazard-herald.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/web1_The_Big_Meal_cmyk.jpgCourtesy photo | The cast and director of The Big Meal.

By Sam Neace

[email protected]

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