SW Little Theatre Comedy Club to perform two nights

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Southwest Little Theatre (SLT) will present two performances of the SLT Comedy Club Friday, Nov.3, and Saturday, Nov. 4, at 6:30 p.m. In photo, SLT performers prepare for Southwest Little Theatre’s Comedy Club performances. Those sitting include, from left: Janaya Erwin, Mariah Long, Kaylea Holder, Kaitey Resz and Jesse Foster. Standing, are: Deven Maleki, Amber Crites and Austin Moreton. Contributed photo

Performers to compete for prizes

The Southwest Little Theatre will present the SLT Comedy Club in two performances to be held Friday, Nov. 3, and Saturday, Nov. 4, at 6:30 p.m.

The Southwest Little Theatre is a part of Southwest Schools in Washburn.

The comedy club will feature SLT performers facing off in five rounds of comedy competition judged by the audience. The two-night venue will feature different performers competing for the top prizes, which include: third place, $25; second place, $50; and first place $100.

Friday’s SLT Comedy Club performers include: Tierney Ash, Olivia Ayer, Molly Atkinson, Timothy Bee, Trevor Bemrose, Tyler Bemrose, Zachary Blair, Cloe Brattin, Amber Cannady, Carli Carmack, Michaela Coke, Amber Crites, Renae Dalton, Janaya Erwin, Jacob Flick, Justin Frazier, Justice Glueckert, Chloe Hodge, Hannah Hougland, Sydney Holt, Aubrey Horton, Calvin Jenkins, Rachel Jimenez, Elizabeth Long, Branden Lowry, Mackenzy McCarly, Danielle Martinez, Jailee Mitchell, Braden Moreton, Brooke Morgan, Jessica Munday, Seth Nipps, Lili Outhouse, Maggie Patterson, Austin Peterson, Amelia Pierce, Ethan Recio, Danielle Reed, Shaylyn Reed, Caleb Resz, Shyla Richardson, Hope Robbins, Maggie Robbins, Shaylea Rose, Elizabeth Ross, Lyric Sears, Tristin Sears, Harley Setzer, Kaizer Slinkard, Samuel Smallwood, Madison Snow, Kristin Teague, Brittany Trotter, Rachel Willer and Heather Windes.

Saturday’s comedy club Melodrama cast include those pictured.

The Olio will feature student-directed comedy scenes in a competition format. The audience will vote for the best scene, and the winning director and cast will be given awards at the SLT Angel Awards in March.  

The Olio cast includes: Jacey Ball, Deecan Barnes, Aaron Beeson, Hailey Benninger, Kaitlyn Bernard, Shelby Blevins, Lane Cargile Christina Brinkman, Josh Clay, James Colunga, Myka Cook, Amber Crites, Kenneth Durossette, Janaya Erwin, Jesse Foster, Tanner Hackett, Jared Hamilton, Nathaniel Hamilton, Sarah Hedden, Rachel Hedden, Kaylea Holder, Rachel Jimenez, Blanche Kirk, Amber Larsen, Tanner Leonhardt, Mariah Long, Deven Maleki, Austin Moreton, Jarrett Pike, Austin Pippin, Jennifer Quintanilla, Kaitey Resz, Hope Robbins, Mathew Robbins, Brianna Roller, Allison Serrano, Matthew Serrano, Tristan Smith, Emily Snyder, Isaac Starr, Taylor Swindle, Kristen Teague and Alissa Walker.

Tickets are $10 per guest and can be reserved by calling 417-826-5361, or emailing r5whest@swr5.net.

The performances will take place in the Southwest elementary building (north of the water tower), at 529 East Pineville Road, Washburn.