A cast of over two dozen local actors are at work at Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carre, now rehearsing for HAIR, the popular rock musical, which runs Nov. 8 – 23. Troy R. Poplous will direct a cast of 25 actors which will be accompanied by a six piece orchestra directed by Robert Pate.
HAIR tells the story of a group of politically active, long-haired hippies opposed to the draft during the Vietnam War. Among the cast members are local actors Kirk Gagnon, Jake Loup, Matthew Thompson, Kyle Aucoin, Sarah Carlton, Courtney Kattengell, Idella Johnson and Aaron Lind.
WHAT: HAIR at Le Petit
WHEN: Eleven shows from November 8-23
TICKETS: $30-$50. Tickets may be purchased online at www.lepetittheatre.com, at the box office between the hours of 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. on Wed-Fri and 11am – 6 p.m. on Saturdays or by calling 504-522-2081.