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Laughs, lyrics, love color Prescott troupe's version of 'Birdie'

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PRESCOTT--Back to the 1950s will go audiences attending the Great River Road Theatre's production of "Bye Bye Birdie," opening in the park across from Prescott Middle School Thursday, July 22.


Attendees will go back to some old-fashioned values and a more innocent time, too. Judy Johnson, who's assistant director (Ken Roen is directing), said the story centers on an Elvis-type character in the '50s. Yet, that character's manager and his secretary are actually the leads.

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Bill Kirk
Bill Kirk has been editor at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, Wisconsin, since 1988. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.
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