On June 29, 2012, veteran soap opera actors Cornelius Smith Jr. and Ethan Rains will appear together onstage in Little Candle Productions’ one-night only performance of The Winter’s Tale at Glendale’s historic Alex Theatre. Smith is best known by audiences as Frankie Hubbard on ABC’s All My Children. Smith and Rains both attended Southern Methodist University’s Meadows School of the Arts. In his last semester Rains won a national talent contest sponsored by CBS that landed him a recurring role on The Young and the Restless. Since then, he has gone on to work consistently in TV, appearing on Days of Our Lives, 24, CSI: Miami, The Closer, and as Dr. Leo Julian on General Hospital: Night Shift.
Smith and Rains are joined by Jim Van Over, Betsy Roth, Jennifer Bronstein, and Justin Michael Terry, along with Meredith Alloway, Fernando Belo, Thomas Bigley, Adam Elliott, Billy Gill, Emily Habeck, Sawyer Jordan, Sky King, Jake Kropac, Tyler Olshansky, Christina MacKinnon, Jamie Sadd, and Blake Walker.
Tickets for The Winter’s Tale are $20 (balcony) and $35 (mezzanine and orchestra) and can be purchased at The Alex Theatre Box Office, The Americana at Brand Ticket Outlet, or Glendale Community College. Click Here for tickets or call 818-243-ALEX (2359). The Alex Theatre is located at 216 North Brand Boulevard, Glendale, CA 91203. Show starts at 8 p.m.