(La Junta, CO) -- Particularly pertinent in an era of heightened politics, “TEA FOR THREE” humanizes the political scene with a story both whimsical and deeply moving – a behind-the-scenes look at the job of First Lady. Share the historical journey of each as she deals with the fishbowl of First Ladydom. A remarkable trio in a most unusual job – and eighty minutes of heartwarming delight!
THE PLAYERS Lady Bird Johnson – Kelly Jo Smith Pat Nixon – Lynne Tabb Betty Ford – Jeannie Larsen “Tea For Three” at the Fairway Restaurant Feb. 18 & 19 DINNER AND A SHOW AT THE FAIRWAY Enjoy a delicious meal from Chef Vance Johnson and Chef Owen O’Neil and their staff which features a selection of “Modern eclectic & International” cuisine. The Fairway Restaurant is passionate about creating dishes that take you out of the usual comfort zone & into new territory. Winner of the 2020 BEST RESTAURANT People’s Choice Award. While you eat, enjoy meeting the First Ladies of some of our most influential presidents. In these particularly pertinent in an era of heightened politics, TEA FOR THREE humanizes the political scene with stories both whimsical and deeply moving – a behind-the-scenes look at Lady Bird Johnson, Pat Nixon and Betty Ford. Share the journey of each as she deals with the fishbowl of First Ladydom. This is a tale of a remarkable trio, featuring actresses: Kelly Jo Smith, Lynne Tabb and Jeannie Larsen, in the most unusual job – and eighty minutes of heartwarming delight! PRICE - Two shows each night... 6:30 PM (seating begins) $50.00 / which will includes your $15.00 show ticket and meal and drink Act 1 Salad & Drink Lady Bird Act 2 Meal (Roast Beef, Grilled Chicken or Shrimp all meals come with mashed potatoes and a vegetable) Pat Nixon Act 3 Dessert Betty Ford or 8:30 PM(seating begins) $20.00 / which includes 1 drink and the show KJ Creative Extra drinks and appetizers can be ordered but are not included in the ticket price. Reservations and Tickets can be reserved by calling 719- 384-5111 - tickets can be purchased on site The show runs approximately 80 minutes – without intermission, but with two brief intervals between scenes.
(contribution by Kelly Jo Smith)