WINNSBORO — The Pine Tree Playhouse will debut its production “Always a Bridesmaid” at 8 p.m. Friday.
“Always a Bridesmaid” is a Jones Hope Wooten comedy, which is written by Jessie Jones, Nicolas Hope and Jamie Wooten. Ginny McKinney is the play’s director.
McKinney has been acting and directing for the Pine Tree Playhouse since 1975 and is currently serving on the board of directors as the vice president.
“The Pine Tree Players stage has been my home for almost 40 years and I have loved every minute of it,” she stated.
Last season she directed Tom Sawyer and was the choreographer for Doo Wop Wed Widing Hood.
“Always a Bridesmaid” is a comedic romp that follows four friends that have sworn to keep the promise they made on the night of their senior prom, which was to be in each other’s weddings no matter what.
However more than 30 years later, the friends are still making the effort for one another determined to honor that vow.
Libby Ruth (played by Teresa Reed) is a hopeful romantic with the perfect marriage and believes her friends can find the same happiness, despite contradicting evidence.
Deedra’s (played by Shana Craft) marriage is hanging on by a thread after she discovers her husband of many years has a wandering eye.
Monette (played by Andi Phipps) has made frequent trips down the aisle and continues to test her friend’s love and patience.
Charlie (played by Marcie Wedding) discovers that marital bliss is not at the end of her rainbow and panics in outrageous style when the opportunity presents itself.
The act follows Charlie as she goes back and forth with cold feet before finally deciding to make a run for it.
Show times are at 8 p.m. on March 28, 29 and April 4,5 and at 3 p.m. on March 30 and April 6.
For reservations, call 803-635-6847 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pine Tree Players is located at 230 S. Congress St. in Winnsboro.