Brianna Perry (front) as Chatty and Megan Jones (back) as her daughter Willa, who is upset about how her friend Jesse is being treated by his mother.  Berea College Theatre presents the world premiere production of "This is My Heart for You," a play by author Silas House, National Endowment for the Humanities Chair in Appalachian Studies at Berea, Feb. 22-26 at the Jelkyl Drama Center on the Berea campus. Photo by Rich Copley| Lexington Herald-Leader
Brianna Perry (front) as Chatty and Megan Jones (back) as her daughter Willa, who is upset about how her friend Jesse is being treated by his mother. Berea College Theatre presents the world premiere production of "This is My Heart for You," a play by author Silas House, National Endowment for the Humanities Chair in Appalachian Studies at Berea, Feb. 22-26 at the Jelkyl Drama Center on the Berea campus. Photo by Rich Copley| Lexington Herald-Leader Lexington Herald-Leader
Brianna Perry (front) as Chatty and Megan Jones (back) as her daughter Willa, who is upset about how her friend Jesse is being treated by his mother. Berea College Theatre presents the world premiere production of "This is My Heart for You," a play by author Silas House, National Endowment for the Humanities Chair in Appalachian Studies at Berea, Feb. 22-26 at the Jelkyl Drama Center on the Berea campus. Photo by Rich Copley| Lexington Herald-Leader Lexington Herald-Leader

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