Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016 - Sunday, Sep 18, 2016 at Clarence Brown Theatre Mainstage
Music by Jeanine Tesori • Book and Lyrics by Brian Crawley
Based on The Ugliest Pilgrim by Doris Betts
August 31 – September 18 • CBT Mainstage
Directed by Bill Jenkins
Filled with bluegrass, folk, and gospel tunes from one of the most vibrant composers in modern musical theatre.
Scarred in a farm accident, Violet takes a bus to Tulsa — via Johnson City, Kingsport, Knoxville, Nashville and Memphis — to be healed by an evangelical preacher. On the way, she learns the real meaning of love, courage, and beauty.
Recommended for ages 13 and up. Contains some adult language.
Old Lady / Hotel Hooker / Ensemble
Preacher / Radio Singer / Bus Driver 1 and 4 / Ensemble
Music Hall Singer / Bus Passenger / Ensemble
Leroy Evans / Radio Soloist / Bus Driver 3 / Bus Passenger / Ensemble
Virgil / Billy Dean / Bus Driver 2 / Radio Singer / Bus Passenger / Ensemble
Landlady / Lula Buffington / Passenger/Ensemble
Assistant Stage Manager
|‡ Appears through the courtesy of Actors Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.||◊ Member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society, a national theatrical labor union.||¤ Represented by United Scenic Artists, local USA-829 of the IATSE.|