Women in Jeopardy!

Women in Jeopardy!

“Thelma and Louise” meets “The First Wives Club” in this fun and flirtatious new comedy! ­

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February 10 TO February 25, 2017

  • 7:00 p.m. Monday – Thursday Evenings
  • 7:30 p.m. Friday & Saturday Evenings
  • 2:00 p.m. Saturday Matinees

 

DIRECTOR’s notes

by Karen Azenberg, PTC Artistic Director and Director of “Women in Jeopardy!”

Sometimes it’s nice just to laugh. But picking a comedy — finding a comedy — is often the most difficult decision I make every year. Actors say, “Dying is easy, but comedy is hard.” Well, writing a comedy is even harder. So I struggle to balance our season with a funny, light-hearted play.

Fortunately, Wendy MacLeod has given us a brand-new, classic, chick-flick rom com. A perfect way to escape the winter-inversion doldrums without leaving Salt Lake.

I have a group of women friends, and while our adventures are a bit tamer than Mary, Jo, and Liz’s, I can certainly recognize us in the characters in this play. (I’m a Jo by the way. Which character are you?)

Gentlemen, don’t roll your eyes. You always wanted to know what happens on those girls’ nights out.

Have fun!


This production is sponsored by:

Pioneer Theatre Guild