MUSKEGON — Muskegon Civic Theatre has cast its first two shows of 2019.
Appearing in playwright John Henry Redwood’s comedy/drama “The Old Settler” will be Shalinda Knight Davenport as Elizabeth Borny, Holly Harris as Quilly McGrath, Jamelle Sargent as Husband Witherspoon and Da’kiya Covington as Lou Bessie Preston.
The show, which is being directed by Jeanette Casson and will be staged in the Black Box format with the audiences and actors both on stage, will run Jan. 18-26 at the Frauenthal Theater.
Running from Feb. 14 through March 2 at the Beardsley Theater will be playwright Deborah Brevoort’s drama “The Women of Lockerbie.”
Under the direction of Penny Notter, the cast includes real-life husband and wife Natalie and Joe Carmolli as spouses Madeline and Bill Livingston, Rebecca Anderson as Olive Allison, Cynthia Bates Twining as Hattie, Kristopher Arnold as George Jones and, as The Women, Diane Van Wesep, Lorrell Pepple, Erin Mickelson and Martha Kallenbach.