March 21, 2012
Moffat County High School sophomores Marina Mecham, left, and Derek Maiolo — playing Monica Welles and David Mathews, respectively — rehearse Monday night in the high school auditorium. The play features vintage costumes, including clothing MCHS theater teacher Heather Dahlberg inherited from her grandmother, she said.
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The setting: An empty stage at the Palace Theatre on Broadway. The time: the late 1930s. Exactly one year ago, Monica Welles, a complex prima donna, was found dead after her performance on this very stage. Police concluded she took her own life.