Huck Finn musical ’Big River’ opens

Huck Finn musical ’Big River’ opensAshton Hess, Tim Duck and Jacob Masner enact a scene from “Big River,” the musical adaptation of Mark Twain’s “Huckleberry Finn.” The classic story of racism has been set in the 20th century to capture the existence of prejudice in modern societies, said Burroughs High School Drama Instructor Tristan Kratz. The show opened last night at the Parker Performing Arts Center and will also be presented April 20, 21, 26 and 27 at 7 p.m. Tickets are at Red Rock Books and at the door. — Photo by Laura Austin

Story First Published: 2018-04-20