the help of a giant man-eating plant, the Berry College Theatre Company sold
out three shows with nearly 1,200 people attending the production of “Little
Shop of Horrors.”
Shop of Horrors,” a comedy horror rock musical based on the 1960 film by Roger
Corman, takes place on Skid Row, where a nerdy florist Seymour, discovers a new
man-eating plant. Seymour’s morals are tested when the talking plant continues
to demand he kill people for his food.
Cunningham, a freshman theatre major, was cast as one of the singers who helped
narrate the play.
a freshman it was a little nerve-racking being one of the three main singers,”
said Cunningham, “But it was great to get to work with so many experienced BCTC
performers, and learn so much.”
show featured many new faces such as freshman Connor Wright, who played the
male lead of Seymour, as well as many veterans including senior theatre major
Allie Southwood who played the lead female role of Audrey.
truly amazing being a small cog on the huge machine which is theatre. I
couldn’t be more proud of the company. I worked with hardworking and joyful
people. I couldn’t ask for a better experience for my last show,” Southwood
Shop of Horrors” is the theatre company’s largest production to date and
involved nearly 100 people. Article
by Public Relations Assistant Elizabeth Bradford and photos by Public Relations
Photographer Lauren Neumann.