An Evening of Music and Theater – July 30

Two One Act Plays


-John C. Barry-

dance in goshen

Saturday, July 30 at 7pm

Dinner and a Show $40 per person

Dinner begins at 7pm with a Country Buffet that includes fried chicken, ham, mashed potatoes, salads, grits, cornbread, baked beans, desserts, sweet tea, wine, beer, coffee and soda.

Vocals by:
Caitlyn Bailey (1st place winner of  AGM – National Talent Contest)
Jaiden Henggler (1st place gold medal winner of Solo-Ensemble of Arkansas)
Reading of “A Good Coat” by John C. Barry

Synopsis – Lloyd Mason is scheduled to be executed at 12:01am. His daughter, Jaqualine, comes to visit. She has not seen or heard from him in eight years. Shortly after his incarceration, he cut all ties with her. She is angry and looking for answers.

Main Play is “Dance in Goshen” by John C. Barry

Synopsis – The play is set in NWA, in the early 1960’s. Joyce Banner is an abusive mother of two, her son, Luke and daughter, Lila Rose. Luke, fifteen is angry and hurt at his father’s recent departure. These days, Lila Rose would be described as a special needs child. Upon finding on old violin, she soon discovers the healing power of music, learning to embrace her own self worth, despite the mean disapproval of her mother. Time passes, and through the power of prayer and music, the Banner family struggles from the darkness toward the light.

Tickets will be $40 per person for the evening and should be purchased before Friday, July 29. Please click on the Paypal link below to purchase online with a cc. If purchasing online, please print and bring your receipt. You can also purchase over the phone by calling 268-6463. Limited seating available, please reserve your spot early!