THE MERCHANT OF MENACE: Sunday, June 16
A special stage show, “The Merchant of Menace,“ takes visitors back to the days in 1800s Texas when melodrama theater was a popular form of family entertainment.
This show presented by The Pioneer Players troupe and directed by noted Austin creative talent Garrison Martt showcases the typical damsel in distress, villian doing wrong and a brave hero who saves the day — just like
Showtimes are 1, 2 and 3 p.m. in our historic Wessels Hall. This sill be a special Father’s Day presentation that is surely not to be missed.
Regular museum admission includes the special shows.
Fair Maiden: Katy Thompson
Villian: David Martinez
Brave Hero: Yahva Yahel
One Man Banned: Thom McNeil
Hostess: Maureen Martinez
Showgirl: Ceirdwyn Leggett
Stage Manager: Daniel White
Stage Crew: Rhonda Leggett & Sharon White
Understudies: Ana BeKoach & Phineas McPherson
Artistic Design: Garry Ilund
Railroad Engineer: Chuck Leggett
Direction: Garrison Martt
Special thanks to Hal Simon Hassell, Michael Ward, Claire Steffen, Michael J.Steel and Gretchen J. Bergmann.