Premiered at The Talent Machine Company Gala, Front Row Center is a 15-minute film that tells the amazing story of Company Founder Bobbi Smith, her vision for a youth theater company in the Annapolis area, and how she brought that vision to life with her incomparable energy. Upon Bobbi’s untimely death in 2001, her daughter, Lea Capps, took up the mantle, continuing to give children and teens the opportunity to experience the joy and empowerment of musical theater to this day.
The film includes meticulously restored, rarely-seen footage of Bobbi, her sister, Vicki Smith, Lea, past Company performances, and so much more.
The film can be purchased for $40. A Special Gala Edition, at $50, includes the slide presentation shown at the Gala, which included recognition of our special sponsors and donors as well as photos from past productions. Your purchase will be mailed to you on a flash drive.