The 26th annual Nebraska Poetry Gathering and Old West Days is here! There will be plenty of poetry, song, and music for those attending the gathering, as well as comedy.
The Valentine Players will be sharing the production of the Stinky Feet Gang, which is sure to hit home on several levels. The melodrama is directed by Janine Holmes with the following cast members:
Karen Bice as Rose Peddle, a general store owner, clever, idealistic; Shiloh Hanzlicek as Lily, a shoe store owner, prissy, loyal; Robin Roth as Bo, a Pony Express rider who is laid-back; Steve Garwood as Smelly Smith, a member of the Stinky Feet Gang; Grace Woodraska as Putrid Pat, another member of the Stinky Feet Gang; Mike Woodraska, Sheriff Grumble, the Sheriff of Garden City who is grouchy; Barb Harms as Deputy Dan, the brash second in command to Sheriff Grumble; Solveig Perrett as Iris, a hard nosed laundry owner; Renee Fisbeck as Daisy, a smart-alecky milk store owner; Rita Woodraska as Hyacinth, a sweet cheese shop owner; Cyndi Dean as Camellia, a quarrelsome fish shop owner; Jean Vackiner as Petunia, a dense egg shop owner; Julie Liddy as Noxious Nick, a member of the gang; Jim Liddy as Rancid Ron, another gang member; Jack Liddy as Malodorous Mel, the hotheaded leader of the Stinky Feet Gang; John Hanzlicek as Mayor Bluster, the pompous Mayor of Garden City; Bobbi Jo Pennington, as Miss Pennypincher, the jittery banker; James Woodraska as Jasper Diggs, the grizzled prospector.