Marple Newtown Players are proud to present Five Women Wearing the Same Dress.
Jan. 15, 16, 22, 23, 24 (Matinee), 29, 30, 2010
Evenings 8:00 PM, Matinee 2:00 PM
Directed by Cindy N. Walton
By Alan Ball
During an ostentatious wedding reception at a Knoxville, Tennessee, estate, five reluctant, identically clad bridesmaids hide out in an upstairs bedroom, each with her own reason to avoid the proceedings below. They are Frances, a painfully sweet but sheltered fundamentalist; Mindy, the cheerful, wise-cracking lesbian sister of the groom; Georgeanne, whose heartbreak over her own failed marriage triggers outrageous behavior; Meredith, the bride’s younger sister whose precocious rebelliousness masks a dark secret; and Trisha, a jaded beauty whose die-hard cynicism about men is called into question when she meets Tripp, a charming bad-boy usher to whom there is more than meets the eye. As the afternoon wears on, these five very different women joyously discover a common bond in this wickedly funny
General Admission $14.00 at the door, $12.00 advance
Seniors $11.00 at the door $9.00 advance