The Timbuctoo Theater will be located on the left side of the Historic church. Stories will be scheduled on the half hour and last approximately 30 minutes beginning at 10 o'clock. Times will be posted on the playbill out in front and in the Pioneer Day program. Here is a sample of the programs being offered.
New to Smartsville and to the Timbuctoo Theater Aquilla Rosetta (Becky Mockingbird) is a Native American flute player and was authentically trained by Kona Foster J. Kalama of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs Reservation in Central Oregon. Aquilla believes that sharing her culture through the spirit of the flute encourages tolerance of one another in society, and celebrating diversity while teaching about history.
Lotta Crabtree will tell all about her exciting childhood learning to dance and entertaining in the gold camps. She will tell you of how she became a wealthy woman and left it all to charity. She willl play a tune or two on her banjo but probably not dance.