Posted on September 20, 2017
SAAC Announces Cast for “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”
The South Arkansas Arts Center is happy to announce the cast for “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”, the first production of the 2017-2018 theatre season. The production will open on October 19th and run from the 21st-25th.
Alexander Jeffery, director for the production, has chosen a stellar cast from the talented actors that auditioned for parts. The cast is as follows: Holly Golightly will be played by Lainey Walthall; Fred will be played by Joel Cheshier; Joe Bell will be played by Steve Shofner; Mag Wildwood will be played by Emily Cole. Madame Spanella/Lady Boss will be played by Hannah F. Davis; Jose Ybarra-Jaegar will be played by Jonathan Randle and Journalist/Cop will be played by Lauren Holt.
Bob Stephenson will play Doc; Thomas Brewster will play Sid Arbuck/ Editor/Rusty’s Servant ; Mike Means will play Rusty Trawler; Bill Meyer will play O.J. Berman and Holland Ruff will play L.Y. Yunioshi.
Reporter/Ensemble will be played by Hannah M. George; Dr. Goldman/Ensemble will be played by Rhett Davis and the Air Force Colonel/Ensemble will be played by Keith Greenlee.
Jeffery said about his cast, ”I'm thrilled to be working with this amazing group of actors who bring a passion and imagination to the work. I can't wait for people to see this production!”
Based on Truman Capote’s classic novella, “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” tells the story of a young Southern-born writer, known to us only as Fred, who becomes infatuated with his Upper East Side neighbor, the beguiling, effervescent beauty Miss Holly Golightly. As Holly pulls Fred into her world of spontaneous parties and luxury, he finds himself increasingly fascinated with this captivating woman.
For more information on SAAC’s production of “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”, please call the SAAC office at 870-862-5474 or visit the website at www.saac-arts.org. SAAC is located at 110 East Fifth Street, El Dorado, Arkansas
BAT-cast2.jpg Photo: The cast of “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” is as follows: front row, left to right- Joel Cheshier and Lainey Walthall; middle row- Emily Cole, Steve Shofner, Bob Stephenson, Hannah Davis, Jonathan Randle; back row-Mike Means, Bob Meyer, Rhett Davis, Holland Ruff and Keith Greenlee. Not pictured: Lauren Holt, Hannah May George, Thomas Brewster.