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Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Thursday: 'Dixie Swim Club,' The Blaggards, Riverfest wine tasting and more

Posted By on Wed, May 23, 2012 at 12:48 PM

Murrys Dinner Playhouses production of The Dixie Swim Club opened Tuesday.
  • Murry's Dinner Playhouse's production of "The Dixie Swim Club" opened Tuesday.

Murry's Dinner Playhouse is staging "The Dixie Swim Club," a comedy about five eclectic Southern women, 6 p.m. Tue.-Sat., $15-$33.

Author Cathy Urwin presents "Republican Reformer: Winthrop Rockefeller's Legacy as Governor of Arkansas" at the Arkansas Arts Center, 5:30 p.m., $5 or free for AAC members.

The Blaggards bring "Stout Irish Rock" to Hibernia Irish Tavern, 9:30 p.m., free.

To celebrate the 35th Riverfest and the 90th anniversary of the Little Rock Junior League, festival organizers are hosting a wine tasting, led by Bruce Cochran. The event includes more than 90 wines from all over the world, as well as food from several local restaurants, 5:30 p.m. at River Market Pavilion, $30 (or two for $50) adv., $35 door.

This is the last week for the Rep's production of "Next to Normal." It runs at 7 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday, $45-$50.

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