Actor Spotlight: David Laws

IMG_20170301_194224_968Next in our series of Actor Spotlights, we catch up with David Laws (age 7) who is already in his 3rd Parkway Playhouse Junior production. This weekend you will see him as Wolf Cub, Old Monkey and Coil 1 of the Snake.

PPJR:  How have you become a better performer during the rehearsals?

David:  I have become better because I am brave!

PPJR: Do you have a favorite character that you play?

David:  My favorite is the old monkey because I present King Louie.

We think we spy David 2nd from left under those floppy elephant ears!

David’s mom Carey adds, “David really enjoys performing! I’m very proud of him and so glad he has such a wonderful place to perform.”


Tickets available at the door. jbkAdults $11 – Members $9 – Students 17 and under $5.50

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Parkway Playhouse, located in the Appalachian town of Burnsville, NC, is a haven of theatre talent. While people come to the mountains to get away, Parkway Playhouse is a natural gathering place to connect. Likewise, we are an extension of traditional mountain talents: singing, dancing, and, foremost, storytelling. By giving rise to energetic new voices and through a wide variety of plays and musicals, we invite our audience into experiences that are thought-provoking, adventurous, and entertaining. Together we reimagine the world in every live performance, creating dynamic conversations that last far beyond the curtain call. This blog is will feature stories, helpful information, insight and features about the performances.

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