Tuesday, August 20, 2013

THE DIXIE SWIM CLUB by Jones, Hope and Wooten, Hasty Retreat Productions, Playhouse Smithville and in Giddings, September 12 - 28, 2013

Hasty Retreat Productions Smithville TX

[performing in Smithville, Texas]

Dixie Swim Club Hasty Retreat Productions Smithville TX

The Dixie Swim Club

a Jones, Hope and Wooten comedy
directed by AJ Fuex
Fridays and Saturdays, September 12 - 28, 2013 at 7:30 pm

Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 7:30 pm

Sunday Matinee, September 22, 2013 at 2 pm

Tickets: $12.00 (online or at the door)

Playhouse Smithville, 110 Main Street, Smithville, Texas - click for map
 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.

and Sunday, October 6, at 2 p.m.

Tickets: $10 (online or at the door)

Lee County Youth Center Cafetorium, 1010 East Industry, Giddings, Texas

Click here to purchase tickets on-line or contact Hasty Retreat Productions at (512) 296-1988 or email us at: hastyretreat3@gmail.com

Five Southern women, whose friendships began many years ago on their college swim team, set aside a long weekend every August to recharge those relationships. Free from husbands, kids and jobs, they meet at the same beach cottage on North Carolina's Outer Banks to catch up, laugh and meddle in each other's lives. THE DIXIE SWIM CLUB focuses on four of those weekends and spans a period of thirty-three years. 

As their lives unfold and the years pass, these women increasingly rely on one another, through advice and raucous repartee, to get through the challenges (men, sex, marriage, parenting, divorce, aging) that life flings at them. And when fate throws a wrench into one of their lives in the second act, these friends, proving the enduring power of "teamwork," rally 'round their own with the strength and love that takes this comedy in a poignant and surprising direction. THE DIXIE SWIM CLUB is the story of these five unforgettable women—a hilarious and touching comedy about friendships that last forever… 
The self-deprecating and acerbic Vernadette, acutely aware of the dark cloud that hovers over her life, has decided to just give in and embrace the chaos. Played by Alana Adams.
Sheree, the spunky team captain, desperately tries to maintain her organized and "perfect" life, and continues to be the group's leader. Played by Monica Miller.
Lexie, pampered and outspoken, is determined to hold on to her looks and youth as long as possible. She enjoys being married—over and over and over again. Played by Alicia Moses Gust.
Dinah, the wisecracking overachiever, is a career dynamo. But her victories in the courtroom are in stark contrast to the frustrations of her personal life. Played by Tammy McGary.
Sweet and eager-to-please Jeri Neal experiences a late entry into motherhood that takes them all by surprise! Played by Lita Alberts.

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