By Kinsey Gidick, Charleston City Paper
Lisa Benson (seated) plays the over-the-top Judith Bliss in Noel Coward’s ‘Hay Fever’. Also pictured are Cameron Christensen and Taylor Ann Spencer.
Lisa Benson was 19 when she saw her grandmother play the role of Judith Bliss in Footlight Players 1975 production of Noel Coward’s Hay Fever. Her grandmother, Fay Ball King, was a Footlight regular, performing in dozens of shows under the direction of Emmett Robinson and his assistant Dottie Donna. And with every play King was in …READ MORE
The 2015 – 2016 Footlight Players Season
“Dirty Rotten Scoundrels” Aug. 7-23
“Quartet” Sept. 11-27
“Hay Fever” Oct.16-25
“Miracle on 34th Street” Dec. 4-20
“A Streetcar Named Desire” Jan. 22-Feb. 7, 2016
“Lend Me a Tenor” April 22-May 8, 2016
Call the box office at 843-722-4487 or RESERVE your SEATS online.
SAVE with Season Subscription packages. Take advantage of FLEXIBLE TICKETS and use your season tickets to see shows as you wish; take 4 people to one show and 6 family members to another. Have a party!