Allen Shankles did not initially know if his production of “The Humans” would happen at the Amarillo Little Theatre’s Adventure Space because of the ongoing pandemic.
“We started rehearsing this show in February … We were a week and a half away from opening and they did the home confinement order,” he said. “We stopped, and then we hoped that before our season officially ended on June 30 that we would be able to get the show up. The set was built, everything was ready, and things just kept staying worse.”
“I finally made the decision that we would open the new (2020-21) season with this, thinking that that would be no problem … I’ve questioned whether or not we should be brave enough to put people in a room together and do this, but I think we have to try to start.”
ALT’s production of “The Humans” is currently having a run at the theater’s adventure space, located at 2019 Civic Circle. According to ALT’s website, “The Humans,” a play that won the Tony Award…