The New Era - All about Sweet Home since 1929

By Sean C. Morgan
Of The New Era 

‘Our Miss Brooks’ returns to SHHS stage


May 10, 2016

on (in back), Hailey Trew, Melissa Evans, Sydney Hooley, Ty Gruwell, Sarcon Majors, Corbitt Sanders, Maddee Hawken, Tyler Burch, Hunter Olheiser, Meagan Grajeda, Alexis Johnson, Sophia Brown, Isabelle Stratman, Megan Oberg and Annalee McIntosh. Not pictured is Keisha Goble.

Sweet Home High School will present “Our Miss Brooks” in performances Thursday, Friday and Saturday in the auditorium.

The school last presented the play in 2008. The comedy is an adaptation of the 1940s radio show and 1950s TV series of the same name.

It revolves around a school play in which the school’s star basketball player backs out on his team to take the leading role. The daughter of the school board president reads her lines so poorly that Miss Brooks controversially gives the role to a nobody with real talent.

“We were looking for something comedic,” said Director Al...

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