Who's Who: Scottsboro Boys Cast

Oct 22, 2021


Welcome to A Quest Actors Studio, the premier destination for outstanding performing arts in Scottsboro. In this article, we dive deep into the intricacies of our phenomenal cast for the groundbreaking production, "Scottsboro Boys." This gripping tale has captivated audiences worldwide, and our exceptional actors bring this important story to life with their remarkable talent and dedication.

Meet the Cast:

1. John Davis (as Haywood Patterson)

John Davis delivers a powerful and emotionally charged performance as Haywood Patterson, one of the Scottsboro Boys. With an extensive background in theater, Davis has garnered critical acclaim for his versatile acting skills. His ability to portray the resilience and strength of Patterson resonates deeply with audiences, making his portrayal truly unforgettable.

2. Emily Roberts (as Ruby Bates)

Emily Roberts effortlessly embodies the complex character of Ruby Bates. Her exceptional acting prowess combined with her captivating stage presence make her portrayal both convincing and compelling. Roberts' extensive training and experience lend depth and authenticity to her performance, leaving the audience mesmerized.

3. Michael Thompson (as Clarence Norris)

Michael Thompson's portrayal of Clarence Norris is a testament to his immense talent and dedication to his craft. With his extensive experience in stage productions, Thompson brings a raw and honest energy to his performance. The depth and emotional range he brings to the character create a truly immersive experience for the audience.

4. Olivia Adams (as The Lady)

Olivia Adams, cast as The Lady, captivates the audience with her remarkable vocal range and stage presence. Her dynamic performance and exceptional vocal abilities transport viewers into the heart of the story. Adams' innate ability to connect with both the character and the audience creates a truly unforgettable experience.

5. Ethan Wilson (as Ozie Powell)

Ethan Wilson's portrayal of Ozie Powell is nothing short of extraordinary. With his commanding stage presence and impeccable timing, Wilson brings an intensity and depth to the role that leaves audiences in awe. His commitment to authenticity and attention to detail make his performance one to remember.

Behind the Scenes:

1. Sarah Johnson (Director)

Sarah Johnson, the visionary director of "Scottsboro Boys," brings her wealth of experience and expertise to the production. With a keen eye for detail and a deep understanding of the story's nuances, Johnson masterfully weaves together the performances of the cast members, leading to a stellar production that resonates with audiences long after the final curtain falls.

2. David Thompson (Music Director)

David Thompson's extraordinary musical direction adds another layer of brilliance to the production. His expertise in bringing the music to life enriches the overall experience for audiences. Thompson's meticulous attention to detail ensures that every note strikes the perfect chord and enhances the emotional impact of the production.

3. Jane Lewis (Costume Designer)

Jane Lewis, the talented costume designer, creates visually stunning ensembles that transport the audience back in time. Her meticulous research and attention to historical accuracy ensure that each character's wardrobe captures the essence of the era. Lewis' ability to convey the characters' personalities through their costumes adds depth and authenticity to the production.

The Impact of Scottsboro Boys:

The production of "Scottsboro Boys" at A Quest Actors Studio has garnered widespread acclaim for its thought-provoking narrative and exceptional performances. Tackling themes of injustice, racism, and resilience, this powerful production aims to inspire dialogue and promote social awareness. The tremendous efforts of the cast and crew have not only enthralled audiences but have also sparked conversations that strive to create a more inclusive society.


A Quest Actors Studio takes immense pride in presenting the remarkable cast of "Scottsboro Boys." Their remarkable talent, dedication, and artistic vision have come together to create a performance that will leave a lasting impact on all who witness it. Don't miss the opportunity to see this exceptional production and experience the power of live theater at A Quest Actors Studio.

Mike Miele
Great actors, they truly bring the characters to life! Can't wait to see the show.
Nov 9, 2023
Michael Mansell
Incredible cast!
Oct 15, 2023