Tales of the Crypt

Sep 30, 2010 by

The Mount Holly Cemetery Association, Parkview Arts-Science Magnet High School and First Presbyterian Church are pleased to announce the SIXTEENTH ANNUAL “TALES OF THE CRYPT” performance atMount Holly Cemetery, 1200 Broadway, on Tuesday, October 12, 2010 from 5:30 until 8:30 pm. Admission is free to the public, however donations to Mount Holly Cemetery are appreciated and aid in the maintenance of the cemetery.

This year’s presentation will feature fourteen grave sites with twenty student actors recreating the lives of Arkansans who have helped shape Little Rock’s history.  The students have researched each character and prepared original scripts for the performance under the direction of  Fred Boosey, Tamara Zinck.  Award-winning local costumer Debi Manire will once again provide the wonderful historical characters’ costumes.

An added feature this year will be the Jazz Ensemble from Parkview Arts-Science Magnet High School.  The students will perform for guests prior to the first tour.  Featuring a selection of New Orleans styled funeral music the Jazz Ensemble will set the tone for Tales of the Crypt.