When three gutsy gals from different backgrounds take charge of their lives, they decide to follow their honky tonk dreams to the city of Nashville.
Based on the music of Dolly Parton, Loretta Lynn and Tammy Wynette, Honky Tonk Angels combines 30 classic country tunes including:
→ Stand By Your Man
→ 9 to 5
→ Harper Valley PTA
→ and more!
A hilarious, foot-stomping good time that celebrates following your dreams, independence, and friendship.
Jessica Bradish is thrilled to be staying in Medora after her 8th season in The Medora Musical to help bring Honky Tonk Angels to the wonderful audiences here! Originally from Des Moines, IA, she received her BFA in musical theater performance from Wagner College in NYC. Past favorite roles include Rhetta Cupp in the national tour of Pump Boys and Dinettes, Lee in Cowgirls at Pioneer Theatre Company in Utah, and Christmas Past in the national tour of A Christmas Carol. Love and thanks to Ryan, Babba, and all of her friends and family for their support.
Lauren Sanner is originally from Grand Forks, North Dakota where she grew up with her 5 siblings. She is heavily involved in the theater community in North Dakota and is currently pursuing her BFA in musical theater at North Dakota State University. When she is not busy working on her clogging, Lauren spends time in the university costume shop or listening to Harry Styles. She is very excited to share this story with you and hopes you enjoy the show!
Ashley is delighted to join the cast of Honky Tonk Angels and perform in beautiful Medora. She has most recently worked in New York and Florida on a new musical called Time Stops and is featured on the original cast album by Broadway Records. Other favorite roles and shows include “Betty” in Great American Trailer Park and Great American Trailer Park Christmas, “Donna” in Mamma Mia!, and “Betty Jean” in The Marvelous Wonderettes. She has an extremely supportive husband, family, and group of friends and she is immensely grateful for their continued love, confidence, and encouragement. www.AshleyWilcoxOfficial.com
Travis just finished his fourth year as pianist and band leader for the Medora Musical and Medora Gospel Brunch. He hails all the way from Columbus, OH and is ecstatic to be doing his second fall season here after 2021’s highly successful run of Ring Of Fire! Along with being a pianist and multi-instrumentalist, he has music directed nearly 100 professional productions. Travis is also a freelance composer and arranger having written several children’s shows that have been performed and seen by thousands of children every year. Additionally, he is the composer/lyricist for the award-winning musical “Steeple People: A Southern Gospel Comedy” a musical about a gospel quartet from Stinking Creek Tennessee. www.travis-smith.com @travisleesmith
Carson Is excited to be performing for TRMF and their production of Honky Tonk Angels after finishing his 4th summer with the Medora Musical. Originally from Waco Texas, he has recently relocated to Nashville, Tennessee. As a 40-year percussion veteran Carson has performed around the world with top name artists/shows, and is excited to bring his vast experience to Medora’s Old Town Hall Theater.
Follow him on Instagram @hooleycarson.
“Hey, Howdy Hey!!” Amy is elated to be extending her stay in Medora after finishing her seventh season in the Medora Musical. Originally from Saint Louis, Missouri, Amy has just recently relocated back to Nashville, TN where she attended Belmont University. Being raised on the classics of country music, Amy is absolutely thrilled to be able to bring this show to life. @amy.legrand
Brian was first inspired as a young teenager to pick up the bass by Classic Rock’s finest. Brian attended the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts; to further his bass playing and composition skills, ultimately majoring in Film Scoring. During this time, he honed his skills and worked on his craft among various funk, rock, R&B, and pop styles. After his time at Berklee, Brian started his career as a professional bassist playing in theme parks and has performed in multiple environments, from the original music scene of NYC to traveling the world as a bandleader for Norwegian Cruise Lines. Currently, he teaches and is a freelance musician in NYC.
Day-Vawn couldn’t leave North Dakota after his debut in this year’s Medora Musical. He has been playing guitar for over ten years and graduated with his Bachelor of Music from Belmont University in 2022. His multi-instrumentalist talents include guitar, banjo, mandolin, harmonica, and more. Currently residing in Nashville, Tennessee, he grew up in New Milford, Connecticut where he would discover and grow his talent for playing music. Loving most styles of music, though appreciating all, Day-Vawn specializes in Country, Blues, and Rock while diving into Funk, Metal, and Jazz. www.day-vawn.com @Day-Vawn777
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