“A Treasure to be Savored” – Orange County Register
Ellie, a lonely, bigoted alcoholic, is eager to wed her daughter Kate off to Alan John, Kate’s childhood sweetheart. Imagine Ellie’s surprise when Kate visits with her beautiful black wife, Samantha. Written by Traci Godfrey SWEET TEXAS RECKONING won Artemisia’s Fall Festival 2016 & the New Works of Merit & Panndora Production’s Playwriting Contests.
Traci Godfrey and Director Julie Proudfoot are close creative partners on the unique development of Traci’s award-winning play, SWEET TEXAS RECKONING. The much-anticipated Midwest Premiere features the amazing talents of Molly Lyons (Ellie), Scottie Caldwell (Kate), Anita Kavuu-Ng’ang’a (Samantha), & John Wehrman (Alan John.) Artemisia Artistic Associate Ann Davis will design the set, with props by Emily Hartig, costumes by Lilly Walls, lights by Becs Bartle and sound by Blake Cordell.
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