The evening of Aug. 7 was a festive occasion at the Capitol Theater downtown as the Foothills Community Players hosted a fundraiser and celebration.
The event was open to everyone with a love of community theater, and a crowd showed up to give their support. Members of the Foothills Community Players provide lively entertainment for the inaugural Foothills Community Players Fundraiser and Celebration. Guests also enjoyed light hors d’oeuvres, and wine tasting.
Foothills Community Players is a theater group with a core group of eight members founded in Blount County in January 2008. Members started the troupe to share a love of the performing arts with the entire community. For more information about the FCP, visit www.FoothillsCommunityPlayers.com.
The 2009-2010 season was highlighted at the celebration at the Capitol On the playbill are:
Steel Magnolias -- Sept. 17-20
Arsenic and Old Lace -- Nov. 19-22
Sabrina Fair -- Feb. 11-14
Music Man -- July 2-4 and 8-11
For more information, call 865-712-6428 or visit the company’s website at www.FoothillsCommunityPlayers.com.