Q: What shows might people have seen you in before (and not just at Parkway)?
AB: Big River, Oklahoma, Morning’s at Seven, and Steel Magnolias
Q: What is a typical day like for you?
AB: Teach at Mountain Heritage, rehearsal, and WORK OUTSIDE.
Q: What has been your favorite moment from rehearsals?
AB: Crack jokes.
Q: What is your favorite line from the show?
AB: “I’m the by God Hostess delivery man”- Finner
Q: Are there people in your life who have never seen you on stage? What do you think will surprise them?
AB: My students at MHHS. It will surprise them that their teacher has a life outside the classroom.
Q: At what age did you first know you wanted to act?
AB: When I was a junior in high school, we did The Crucible. That’s when I was smitten with the stage.
Q: What’s the #1 reason someone should see this show?
AB: People should see this show because Mattie Rigsby demonstrates the concept that we should find the good people that have bad pasts and learn to forgive.