STELLA-R Performances: Blues, BBQ & Little Theatre bring thousands to the Bay
By Jennifer Lenain and Geoff Belcher
Apr 9, 2013, 18:14
The BSLLT had 24 contestants enter the 4th annual Stella Yelling Contest. Sarah Morgan won 2nd place and $100 Saturday for her entertaining performance.
David Hilbert, left, won 1st place for his dramatic plea to Stella, played by Amy Costin, who was perched on the balcony of the Little Theater. Hilbert won first prize and donated his $150 back to the theatre.
Rockin' Dopsie rocks out.
An estimated 8,000 spectators turned out Saturday for the second annual Stella’s Blues & BBQ Festival in the historic Bay St. Louis Depot District, enjoying the Bay St.. Louis Little Theatre’s Stella Yelling Contest and the best music and barbecue on the Coast, capped off by a blistering concert by Rockin’ Dopsie and the Zydeco Twisters.