Up and Coming: Little Shop of Horrors
By: Tieyanna Potts
Little Shop of Horror is a musical about the meek floral assistant, Seymour Krelborn, who stumbles across a new breed of plant he names “Audrey II”~ after his coworker and crush. This foul-mouthed, R&B- singing carnivore promises unending fame and fortune to the down and out Krelborn as long as he keeps feeding it, BLOOD. Over time, though, Seymour discovers Audrey II’s out of this world origins and intent towards global domination! Little Shop of Horrors is going to be performed on April 7th @ 7:00 pm, April 8th @3:00 pm & 7:00 pm, and April 9th @ 3:00 pm. The musical will be performed in the Conway High School Auditorium. The tickets are $6 for Horry County School students, $8 in advance for others, or $12 at the door. There is two casts, the gold cast and the green cast, also there are street urchins and ensemble/homeless casts. The green cast: Jihad Levermore as Seymour Krelboure, Savannah Turner as Audrey, Tyreke Jackson as Mr.Mushnik, Mills Eddy as Orin Scrivello D.D.S., and Hunter Collins as Audrey II. The gold cast: Chase Harrington as Seymour Krelboure, Allison Gerald as Audrey, Caleb Elia as Mr.Mushnik, and Shawn Brown as Orin Scrivello D.D.S. Street Urchins: Samantha Gerald, Caroline Anderson, Briana Cox, Rae Stone, Olivia Harrelson, and Raven Peele. Ensemble/Homeless: Aliya Busbee, Noelle Mitchell, William Rowe, Brett Richardson, Hannah Rackley, Shelbi Kirton and Morgan Cox. The green cast is performing in the matinees and the gold cast is performing in the evening shows. This musical was picked because it’s a well known musical in the community, and it’s a fun and comedic musical.
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