Another full house at the legendary Timucua White House on July 16, 2017, for the concert preview of Bucket Boy, streamed live on the internet to a worldwide audience.
A play by Joseph Reed Hayes is a welcome oasis of cultured smarts." — Orlando Weekly
Nadra, a spoken word performance artist, returns to her home town to recapture a relationship with Julia, the girl she loved in high school ... a relationship that may or may not have ever existed. Dragging along her fellow street performer, Elvin—The Bucket Boy—the three struggle with the difference between what they think is true,
and what actually is the truth.
It takes a particular mindset to be a Renaissance man, someone willing to wear the hats of playwright, music producer, freelance writer, radio personality, spoken-word performer, photographer and self-promoter. All those descriptions would fit Orlando arts advocate Joseph Hayes." — Orlando Sentinel
Following the successful 2015 Timucua production of “Tom Waits For No Man”, we returned to the White House with a new work, “Bucket Boy”, featuring unexpected performances from Gloria Muñoz as Nadra, Alison Burns as Julia and Mark Feinman as The Bucket Boy, with a guest appearance from oboist Beatriz Ramirez-Belt.