When Lee Hotovy first began directing backyard plays for a handful of neighborhood kids in Lincoln, Neb., she never imagined that the lawn chairs and humming cicadas would someday be replaced by cloth theater seats and a professional sound system.
After reading John Paul II’s “Letter to Artists” in 1999, however, the mother of six desired to combine her love for God with her passion for the arts on a larger scale.
Shortly thereafter, Hotovy created Student Theatre and Godly Evangelization (Stage4Kids.com), a theater group that now performs several productions per year, each involving 15-35 kids, ages 5 and up.
“Part of Stage is our faith in action,” Hotovy said. “Yes, the children...READ MORE