Door County Reads 2014 Reading by Peninsula Players of the Play
The Trip to Bountiful by Horton Foote

Monday February 3
7:00 p.m. Bjorklunden (near Baileys Harbor)
Academy-Award and Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Foote's "The Trip to Bountiful" has made the journey from television to stage to film and back to the Broadway stage earning Cicely Tyson a Tony Award for best actress last spring. Foote is another author inspired by his rural environment and often set his works there. Peninsula Players Artistic Director Greg Vinkler directed and performed in the reading.

Cast

Barbara Simpson Fuhrmann as Carrie Watts
Tim Gittings as Carries's son Ludie
Angela Ingersoll as Carrie's daughter-in-law Jessie Mae
Amy Ensign as Thelma
Mark Moede as a ticket agent and sheriff
Greg Vinkler as Roy and another ticket agent
1 Part of the audience for the reading
2 Welcome by Greg Vinkler and Brian Kelsey
3 Jessie Mae complaining to Ludie about having to stay home. (Barbara, Tim and Angela)
4 Jessie Mae complaining to Ludie (Tim and Angela)
5 Jessie Mae complaining to Ludie (Tim and Angela)
6 Jessie Mae complaining to Ludie (Tim and Angela)
7 Jessie Mae complaining to Ludie (Tim and Angela)
8 Jessie Mae complaining to Ludie (Tim and Angela)
9 Jessie Mae describing her problems with Ludie and Carrie (Angela)
10 Jessie Mae describing her problems with Ludie and Carrie (Angela)
11 Carrie and Thelma get to know each other while waiting for buses in the early hours of the morning (Amy and Barbara)
12 Carrie and Thelma get to know each other while waiting for buses in the early hours of the morning (Amy and Barbara)
13 Carrie and Thelma get to know each other while waiting for buses in the early hours of the morning (Amy and Barbara)
14 Carrie and Thelma get to know each other while waiting for buses in the early hours of the morning (Amy and Barbara)
15 Ticket taker trying to help Carrie. (Greg Vinkler)
16 Second ticket taker trying to help Carrie (Mark and Barbara)
17 Second ticket taker trying to help Carrie (Mark and Barbara)
18 Barbara, Ludie and Jessie Mae come to an understanding at the old homestead in Bountiful. (Barbara, Tim, and Angela)
19 Carrie shows Ludie a "red bird" (Barbara and Tim)