Spoon Lake Blues

Jimi Kocina and Lakisha May in ‘Spoon Lake Blues’ at the Alliance Theatre

2M, 2F (85 min)

In an attempt to save their family home from the bank, two brothers, Denis and Brady, decide to start robbing their wealthy neighbors in the mountain town of Spoon Lake.  But after one such felony, Brady falls in love with the daughter of the African American family they’ve just robbed and a whole new plot is hatched.

Virtually irresistible.  It is off-the-wall wacky and irreverent, yet still manages to touch the heart.”  – Atlanta In Town

Hilarious and endearing.”  – ArtsCriticATL

Production History:

(Reading) New Bridges Festival, Palm Beach Drama Works, FL. March 2009.  (Directed by Pesha Rudnick)

O’Neill New Play Conference, New London, CT.  July 2009.  (Directed by Kyle Donnelly)

Alliance Theatre, Atlanta, GA.  Spring 2011.  (Directed by Davis McCallum)

University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL.  October 2013.  (Directed by Shannon Graham)