•February 3, 2016•
By Kennedy D. Nolen
For the News Progress
Students who are part of ‘Mirror Images’ of Sullivan High School performed the much awaited show ‘Invisible’ at the Little Theatre January 29.
Vernon, played by Jona Workman, is the new kid in school. Frequently moving makes him feel more invisible with each new school.
Mitch has terrible anxiety and panic attacks so badly he cannot even talk to the girl on whom he has a crush.
Alex is the school bully. His home life is rough so he takes his anger out on others. Also, there is the athletic and pretty girl Nicole. She is dating a guy, Gavin, who is somewhat controlling. Sybil, the sweet, smart girl, is best friends with the school’s party girl Avery. Avery has a terrible habit of drinking, driving and using her phone in the process.
Cyrus has voices in his head, and Sapphire has an eating disorder.
He learns everyone in the school has invisible or not-so-invisible problems.
After a couple days go by, Vernon makes friends with Gavin, and they begin to hang out frequently. As Gavin is driving Vernon, Avery is also out driving drunk and talking on the phone with Sybil. She blows a stop sign and hits the car occupied by Gavin and Vernon.
A cameo appearance at the crash by Larry Edwards of the Sullivan Fire Department helped reality hit home for the audience. Vernon was pronounced dead, and Gavin and Avery both had injuries. Read More