Play runs two weekends beginning Friday

The Morehead Theatre Guild will present the “hilarious, laugh-a-minute” comedy “The Savannah Sipping Society” by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten Friday, Aug. 16 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Aug.17 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 18 at 2 p.m., Friday, Aug. 23 and Saturday, Aug. 24 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 25 at 2 p.m. at the Rowan County Arts Center. Tickets are $11 for adults and $5 for students, and can be purchased at the arts center at 783-9857 and online at From left are Sara Lindsey as Jinx Jenkins, Diana Reeder as Dot Haigler, Kim Shannon as Marlafaye Mosely and Krys Lynam as Randa Covington. In the play, four women are drawn together by fate and find friendship, hope and healing in places where they least expect it.