• Opens Mar 20
  • Closes Apr 05
  • On Sale Soon

This deliriously funny, Southern-fried farce finds the Verdeen cousins of Sweetgum, Texas—Gaynelle, Peaches and Jimmie Wyvette—teetering on the brink of disaster again. Gaynelle, frustrated and frazzled from working too many two-bit jobs, stubbornly refuses to face the fact she’s turning the Big 5-0. In a misguided effort to lift her cousin’s spirits, Peaches, a sassy, morturarial cosmetologist who’s stuck in a romantic dry gulch, is determined to throw Gaynelle a surprise birthday party she doesn’t even want. Jimmie Wy, riding high on the success of her new wedding gown boutique for big gals—Wide Bride—reluctantly agrees to help Peaches surprise Gaynelle. But it turns out the surprise is on them when, in a startling twist, the party plans take a crazy turn. The Verdeen’s are back at it again with this seriously silly play. As the outrageous complications of this ferociously funny Jones-Hope-Wooten comedy explode into chaos, you’ll find yourself hoping your next family celebration—be it birthday, wedding or funeral—is even half this much fun!

Tickets on Sale July 1

Friday, March 20 2020, at 7:30
Saturday, March 21 2020, at 7:30
Sunday, March 22 2020, at 2:30
Wednesday, March 25 2020, at 2:30
Thursday, March 26 2020, at 7:30
Friday, March 27 2020, at 7:30
Saturday, March 28 2020, at 7:30
Sunday, March 29 2020, at 2:30
Thursday, April 2 2020, at 7:30
Friday, April 3 2020, at 2:30
Saturday, April 4 2020, at 2:30
Saturday, April 4 2020, at 7:30
Sunday, April 5 2020, at 2:30

 

Tickets$38/Adults  $33/Seniors  $18/Students & Youth
Group Discounts available

McMilline Theater
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