Layout Grid (for development purposes)

LSUA HEADLINES

EMPTY SPACE PLAYERS PRESENT TWELFTH NIGHT

Released: 03/23/2004

<p>LSU Alexandria&acute;s Empty Space Players will conclude the 2003-2004 season with performances of William Shakespeare&acute;s Twelfth Night on April 21 through April 24. All performances will be held on the campus lawn and will begin at sundown or approximately 7:30 p.m. Performances are free and open to the public and are suitable for audiences of all ages. Lawn chairs and blankets should be brought for outdoor seating. Folding chairs will be available for a $2 donation. Richard Gwartney, assistant professor of speech and chair of the Department of Arts, English and Humanities, will direct the production. <p/> <p>The cast of Twelfth Night includes: Robbie Blackman of Alexandria as Fabian; Donald Caplan of Alexandria as Malvolio; James Capps of Jena as Valentine; Philemon Chapman of Ville Platte as Duke Orsino; Jessica Double of Lecompte as Captain; Peter Falcone of Alexandria as Antonio; Mary Falterman of Alexandria as the Servant; Dr. Bernard Gallagher of Alexandria as Sir Andrew; Dr. Eamon Halpin of Alexandria as Sir Toby; John Hebert of Deville as Sebastian; and Sheila Hudson of Cheneyville as an attendee. <p/> <p>Also, Dr. Steve Jackson of Alexandria as the Priest; Rebecca Johnson of Lecompte as the featured singer; Tammy Killian of Alexandria as Viola; Eric Mayeux of Marksville as the 1st Officer; Lisa Mayeux of Marksville as Maria; Ryne Mayeux of Marksville as the 2nd; Officer; Tory Mayeux of Marksville as an attendee; Cassie Mealer of Alexandria as Feste the Clown; Erin Plauche of Alexandria as Olivia; and Thomas Ward of Alexandria as Curio. <p/> <p>The staff for the production includes: James Doucet of Oakdale, sound; Courtney Dixon of Alexandria, set construction crew chief; Kimberly Elmore of Alexandria, assistant director; Toni Johnson of Lecompte, assistant stage manager; Jennifer McKay of Boyce, stage manager; Ozel Piper of Pineville, lighting; Belle Rollins of Pineville, costume coordinator; and Rhonda and Sabrina Street, both of Bentley, properties. <p/>