Great American Ball

With the spotlight on the upcoming inaugural spectacle in Washington DC and in the spirit of what they believe makes America GREAT, The Wee Folk Players (They’re a Stitch) proudly present their alternative take on the Great American Ball.

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Key players in the American Drama Series were cast as leading men, while ordinary citizens auditioned for the unnamed bit parts.

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Special dance shoes, some with spike heels, were custom made for the show by the costume department.

Jittery members of the All-American cast (see photos below) waited in the wings, bracing themselves for the coming drama, calling out, “Break a leg!”

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9 thoughts on “Great American Ball

    • Thank you for expressing your point of view, Irene. I know that not everyone will get my sense of irony or think that I am addressing current events the way they want, but I have a hard time seeing that this juxtaposition of characters is an endorsement of the administration.

    • I think you might be missing the subtle irony of Trump dancing with a woman larger than a size 2, Pence dancing with a person who is gender non-conforming, and Bannon dancing with a person of color. She’s showing us the alternate universe that we really would celebrate instead of the one we live in.

  1. Oh, Salley – you are my shining light in the midst of this unbelievable! situation. Thank you, thank you!

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