It isn't easy being so far from home in a strange place, alone without the comfort and friendship of family being near. Here he puts on his stage-makeup, after this lady sings her number, it's his time to go on. He doesn't know the company he travels with on this tour, and he's a bit shaken with how he'll be accepted by the audience. Whenever Harp has pre-show jitters, Hokum is always there to remind him of summer sunsets from his Climbing Tree and other fond memories of home.
This particular theatre had to close the dressing rooms this day due to remodelling, so they moved the vanity to the side of the stage and repositioned the curtain as a make-shift "room".
(ballpoint pen, photoshop7)