About In the Book Of
In the Book Of
By John Walch
March 28-April 26 | Previews March 26 & 27
Lieutenant Naomi Watkins returns stateside and opens her home to faithful friend and Afghan translator, Anisah. When Anisah’s visa is called into question the whole town goes to war over this suspicious stranger. But as fireflies light up the night, romance launches a stealth attack showing us that anything can happen.
CAST (in order of appearance)
Naomi Watkins Allison Strickland
Anisah Carolyn Marie Monroe
Gail Pam Nolte
Bo Sr. Nolan Palmer
Bo Kevin Pitman
Eddie Matt Shimkus *
*Member Actor’s Equity Association
Director Scott Nolte
Set & Sound Designer Mark Lund
Costume Designer Sarah Burch Gordon
Lighting Designer Andrew Duff
Stage Manager Claire Branch
Dramaturg Sonja Lowe
Dialect Coach Kayla Walker
A military base in Afghanistan
Broxton, Mississippi, population 135,568; Jackson’s “poorer cousin”
Present day Mississippi – springtime to harvest.
In the Book Of is recommended for ages 14+.
In the Book Of is approximately 2 hours and 20 minutes including intermission.