William Carey University will present Lisa Loomer’s “Bocon,” an award-winning fable filled with humor and enchantment, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 10 and at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Saturday, February 14 in the Joe and Virginia Tatum Theatre on the Hattiesburg campus.
“Bocon” is a studio piece designed, directed and performed by Carey students. Actors include both theatre majors and students from various levels of Spanish classes. Student directors are Chris Permenter of Hattiesburg and Billy Burkes of Lauderdale. Other cast members include Taylor Abbott of Picayune, Ashlyn Watts of Picayune, Logan McCarty of Hattiesburg, Haley Genberg of Warren, Penn., Nadia Trinanes of Hattiesburg, Xavier Martin of Hattiesburg, Nicoli Hutchinson of Picayune, Miranda Rester of Sumrall, Treya Brown of Hattiesburg, Baxter Walters of Hattiesburg, Amanda Gibson of Columbia, Michaela McCraw of Rapid City, S.D., Gunner Stewart of Petal, Zachary Singletary of Madison, Alisha Fishel of Olive Branch, Devin Sorrell of Bardstown, Ky., and Lindsay Knight of Hattiesburg.