ABOVE: Dahlia Show organizer Bob Chibante, with grand champion yellow pie-plate, triple budded dahlia. RIGHT: Dahlias bloom in a variety of colors. The Pilot/Randy Robbins
Docia Sweet Hall appeared to have a giant rainbow within its doors with all the dahlias in bloom during the first Wild Rivers Dahlia Society show.
Brilliant hues filled the large room with orange, pink, purple, yellow, white, and scarlet reds greeting flower admirers who leisurely strolled from table to table during the show Saturday and Sunday at the Event Center on the Beach in Gold Beach.
Amaya Eckersley receives finishing touches for her role as a porcelain doll by fellow actress Michaela Renee George backstage during intermission.
Reviewing a play is one thing, but to get a good, up close and personal look at what goes into live theater, one needs to be a part of it.
I have written reviews for many plays produced by Chetco Pelican Players, Brookings Harbor Community Theater and Ellensburg Theater Company. I have photographed dress rehearsals to publicize the productions. Doing all this has given me the curious desire to become a part of a play.