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Five Women Wearing the Same Dress
a Comedy
CATEGORY : COMEDY
by Alan Ball

COMPANY : Live Arts Theatre [WEBSITE]
VENUE : Belfry Playhouse (inside Norcross Presbyterian Church) [WEBSITE]
ID# 5559

SHOWING : March 13, 2020 - March 28, 2020

PRODUCTION DESCRIPTION

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, irreverent, and touching celebration of the women’s spirit.

This show is recommended for an audiences ages: 16+ due to infrequent severe adult language and adult situations.


CAST & CREW LIST
Producer Michael Parker
Assistant Director Becca Parker
Director Robbie Summerour
Set Design Andre Eaton
Stage Manager China Harrison
Costume Design Andrea Hermitt
Set Design Becca Parker
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