Connie is acting in the world premiere production of "Out of the Box", a new full-length musical play written by Elise Forier with music and lyrics by Tina Lear and directed by Whidbey Children's Theatre Director, Martha Murphy. Leaders in children's theater will be coming from across the country to Whidbey Island Center for the Arts to see it.
Above: Photos by John Stumpf from Dress Rehearsal, November 9, 1999 :
Connie had two roles, as a "Mother" and a "Beauty".
"Buyers" number; Jodi and Lizabeth as sleepy students;
Tina Lear, who wrote and performed the music, as "Teacher".
(All the actors were middle schoolers except for Tina.)
"Tattletale" singing with her Box and with "Teacher".
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Below: More photos and video captures from Dress Rehearsal :
Top- Jodi; Connie; "Gobble" and "Monster"; "Brains"; Lizabeth singing. Middle- Musical numbers by the "Students", "Builders" and "Breakers". Bottom- Connie; Jan, Idy and Norm in audience after performance;
Connie and Lizabeth as themselves.