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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ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 02, 2018
A cute story performed by a lovely woman... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 02, 2018
Funny, honest, keeps your interest all the way through... full review
MARTIN RODRIGUEZ certified reviewer June 03, 2018
This story is so very relatable. Any actor or artist who moved to LA to pursue their art should really come to this show! Melinda is also a fantastic storyteller and keeps you engaged throughout this whole show. This show has a nice balance of comedy and drama that makes you leave feeling inspired to continue to follow your dreams and put your happiness first. ... full review
ALEXIA ANASTASIO certified reviewer June 03, 2018
I cried... or was that a eyelash in my eye. It was so funny and relatable. It was so great how Melinda showed her vulnerability and truth for this comedic hopeful story. ... full review
TATUM LANGTON certified reviewer June 08, 2018
tagged as: light comedy · endearing · charming · sweet
Melinda is such a joy to watch! Her bubbly and sweet personality is truly compelling and keeps you locked in as she switches from character to character. ... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 07, 2018
Melinda takes us on a very heartfelt journey along her path to artistic and personal discovery. Her commitment to each of the characters she portrayed was solid and genuine. I enjoyed it a great deal!... full review
ROBYN MIGEL certified reviewer June 08, 2018
Love this gal! Such great energy, and a fun story to follow.... full review
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
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