Shoestring Players Present “The Cripple of Inishmaan,” November 12-15

November 10, 2015 at 10:35 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate Shoestring Players will perform “The Cripple of Inishmaan” in the Performing Arts Center theatre. Performances will be held at 8 p.m. November 12-14 and 3 p.m. November 15.

Set in the community of Inishmaan off the western coast of Ireland, a Hollywood film crew’s arrival is set to make a film about life on the islands. The one person who wants to be in the film more than anybody is young Cripple Billy to escape the boredom, gossip and isolation of his own life.

The cast includes: Erika Montgomery of Taylors as Kate; Candice Bryant of Greenville as Eileen; Robert Wendover of Spartanburg as Johnnypateenmike; Christopher Smith of Goose Creek as Billy; Jacob Wilson of Union as Bartley; Kacy Winterhalter of Spartanburg as Helen; Gabriel Troski of Spartanburg as Babbybobby; Alastair Mann of Spartanburg as Doctor; and Howie Jordan of Greenville as Mammy.

Ticket prices are $8 for general public and $4 for USC Upstate students, faculty, and staff.

For tickets, please contact the Performing Arts Center Box Office at (864) 503-5695 or email your ticket requests to Box Office hours are from 1-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.