Pictured: David Downs, Cher Bernard; Performed: 23-26 May 1996; Pamela Parker's "A Higher Place in Heaven" was the winner of the 1995 Southern Playwrights' Competition. Two elderly women, one white and one black, reflect on changing times together outside on the front porch of an old mansion in south Georgia in 1925. The play was directed by Susan McCain, scenic design by David Keefer, costumes by Freddy Clements. This item is contained within the Theatre & Film Production Archive.
This performance was held in the Ernest Stone Performing Arts Center Theatre.
- Kathy Douglas -- Mrs. Madison
- David Downs -- Son
- Phyllis Densmore -- Mrs. Simpson
- Ashley Pendley -- Billie Augusta
- Nick Romano -- Frisky
- Cher Bernard -- Ulysses
Is Part Of
The original items are located in the Library’s Alabama Gallery Special Collections.
Jacksonville State University -- History, College students -- Alabama, Jacksonville State University -- Students, College and school drama
Jacksonville State University, "A Higher Place in Heaven (1996) | Image 024" (1996). Department of Theatre & Film Performance Archive | Images. 4813.