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Showtimers host blood drive, as it presents “Dracula Rides Again”
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Showtimers host blood drive, as it presents “Dracula Rides Again”

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) -”Dracula Rides Again” is saddling up to Showtimers Community Theatre next month, just in time for Halloween season.But it’s not your traditional vampire tale. This one has a western twist.“We all have an image in our head of this dark, Transylvanian castle, and then we also have an image in our head of the wild west. And it really is a marriage, a coming together of the two,” says producer Jessie McKeon.Don’t expect a helpless heroine in this show, either.Gabrielle Shelton plays the new character, Della.“It’s been a very fun experience playing this laid back girl boss character. That’s been one of the most fun things. She’s very much a girl boss. She runs the town,” says Shelton.Gene Marrano is playing the title role of Dracula, aka “The Count”.He says it’s all abou...