Story and Photos by Donna Carver
November 26, 2013
Mount Gilead School Presents 2013 Fall Production “Teach Me How to Cry”
Mount Gilead High School Theatre Department presented its fall production “Teach Me How to Cry” November 21, 22, and 23rd.
Director Jon Grega describes the plot, “According to Melinda Grant, love is possible if the two in love “could be braver.” Bravery, however, is not always easy when both lovers must deal with the torments of small town living and dysfunctional families. It is through these issues that Melinda Grant and Will Henderson must discover if they are brave enough to love and live.”
The cast included Shannon Lyle as Melinda Grant, Brianna Snow as Mrs. Grant, Bryce Coder as Will Henderson, Gavin Graham as Mr. Henderson, Taylor Whitt as Mrs. Henderson, Savanah Christian as Polly Fisher, Jacob Cartagena as Bruce Mitchell, Kayla Moore as Miss Jane Robson, Ellyse Herr as Anne and Julia Carver as Eleanor.
The crew consisted of Rachel Bollinger, set & stage manager, Brittany Casey, set, & lighting, Sam Coffey, set, Olivia Dowalter, set & lighting, Daysia Elliott, set, Rielly Elliott, set & sound, Conner Hill, set, Dakota Lehn, set & sound and Erika Stevens as assistant stage manager.