“The Grandest Gift” the Musical Comes To SMSJ Detroit! (12/5, 12/6)

The Grandest Gift

Please mark your calendars! SMSJ is having a play named “The Grandest Gift” (one of the most amazing stage plays) at our church on December 5th & 6th @ 7PM

Tickets are only $15. Message us thru FB to let us know how many tickets you’d like to purchase.

Hope to see you there!!

Mimi, a young girl of approximately 15- years-old, wants to know what Christmas is really about. In a dream, she finds herself getting the answer from a most unexpected guest. Join our holiday extravaganza and witness, through this poignant story, that there are no greater gifts than those from our hearts.

Things Still Needed:
Snowman, Santa and/or Reindeer costume(s)
Rehearsals are Mondays and Thursdays
Need stage hands, ticket sellers, volunteers to pick up those who need transportation the night of the play.

Church Members Involved:
Stage Ensemble: Eddie Lee, Briana Samuels, Janice Samuels, Ron Lyons, Rudy Markoe, Marsha Brown, Calmetta Strachan, Cora Rawls
Children: Baily, Ariel, Kennedy, Melvin Williams, Brandon Hill
Choreographer: Meida Olivera
Photographer: Edward Carrington
Ticket Sales: Barbara Cox, Diane Lewis
Ticket Design and Print: Metri Doley
Stage hands: Phil Carrington, Bruce Cann, Al Reynolds
Wardrobe: Ann Marie Hines
Donations: Emily Durrand, Bridget Markoe, Delores Hunter, Joyce Brown, Etta McAfee
General Assistance: Brenda Cann, Darlene Williams, Aletha Belfont, Paula Martin

Additional Cast Members (non-church members who are volunteering their time)
Benita McBride
Reshawn Wilder
Shaunte McArthur
Darwin Griffin
Michael Brown
Mary Youngblood
Kellyn Thompson
James Shelton
Joyce King

Production Team
Producer, playwright, director, composer-Rhonda Boggess
Co-producer-Darwin Griffin
Music Director-James Shelton
Assistant Director-Reshawn Wilder
Assistant Director-Shaunte McArthur
Rehearsal Pianist-Joyce King
Props Manager-Rudy Markoe