Confessions of a Hopeful Southerner... In Front of Strangers

comedy · melinda grace · Ages 13+ · United States of America

one person show
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LAURA JO TREXLER certified reviewer June 08, 2018
tagged as: CUTE · fun · funny · relatable
This is a lovely solo piece! I found Melinda’s story to be very relatable and thoroughly enjoyed all of the characters she portrayed! I loved the interweaving of Tennessee Williams text. It was executed nicely :-) ... full review
ANONYMOUS uncertified reviewer June 22, 2018
Melinda Grace is a tour de force that easily moves from one character to another in this hour long spectacular one-woman show!... full review
RACHEL AMANDA BRYANT certified reviewer June 22, 2018
tagged as: female · growth · journey · identity
I loved the main actress and how she chose to leap into the vulnerability! Melinda Grace has a wonderful story to tell!... full review
BOB LEGGETT certified reviewer June 22, 2018
The show takes us through her eight-week class, week by week, as she learns the important lessons about the search for success in the world of acting. We laugh, we get frustrated, we remember similar events in our own lives, and leave the theater refreshed, encouraged and ready to tackle our own dreams. This one is a gem, and Jessica Lynn Johnson has outdone herself in her skillful direction and discovery of Grace’s powerful story.... full review
AI YOSHIHARA certified reviewer June 23, 2018
I loved her journey of how she grew as a good actress. Her life experience in NY was very relatable to us, actors. She faced loneliness, frustration and difficulty of searching for love. She did a great job tell her story with her sweetness and charm. ... full review
ROB BRUNER certified reviewer June 24, 2018
Super cute and sweet story - small town girl hits the big city with big dreams and bitter disappointments. I’m sure many can relate. ... full review