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Runs from Friday February 11 2022 to Sunday April 17 2022

Approximate running time: 2 hours

Venue

Stage West Calgary
727 - 42 Avenue SE
Calgary AB T2G 1Y8

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The year is 1938 and newly laid-off perfumier Mary Hayes is trying to break into the male dominated world of newspaper journalism. Editor-in-Chief Bosco Godfrey sets a competition between his egotistical star reporter Jeff Kincaid and plucky Mary, assigning them to cover a society wedding. If Jeff writes the better story, he gets to keep his job. If Mary wins, she will replace the ace newshound. A homage to those zany screwball comedies of that time period, this play is full of snappy period dialogue, outrageous characters and humour that packs a punch.

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