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Photo gallery: Group prepares for new play, ‘The Lynch’s’

NATCHEZ — Miss Lou Heritage Group and Tours is preparing to launch “The Lynch’s” Friday and Saturday at 6 pm at Zion Chapel AME Church. “The Lynch’s: An American Family Saga,” performed by Jeremy Houston, Symari Adams, Sydni Adams, Symone Adams, Randy Minor, Shabilla Minor, Jarita Frazier-King, the play takes place in 1859, and tells the story of John Roy Lynch and his family. How they were sold to Dunleith Plantation and their lives being enslaved to eventually becoming one of Mississippi’s most prominent families. Along with this performance, Miss Lou Heritage Group has several other productions as part of Spring Pilgrimage such as, “Isabella and The Prince,” “Hiram and John” and “Narrative of a Natchez Slave.”