BWW Review: DIXIE'S TUPPERWARE PARTY - A Tupperware Party With a Comedic Flair

BWW Review: DIXIE'S TUPPERWARE PARTY - A Tupperware Party With a Comedic Flair

Dixie Tupperware Party - A Party With A Purpose

I had the opportunity to see "Dixie's Tupperware Party" this week at the Booth Playhouse, in Charlotte, NC. I really didn't know what to expect - however judging by the title, I calculated that it has something to do with the brand name Tupperware, which I imagine every woman has owned a "bowl" or two at some point. Yes, it was actually a "Tupperware party" with a flair of stand-up comedy delivered by its colorful (red-headed), "chatty", life-of-the-party hostess, Dixie Longate, who actually reminded me of the character, "Vera", in the late 70's television comedy sitcom, "Alice". This one-woman explosion is full of off-colored jokes, an infectious laugh (more like the snorting of a donkey), FREE giveaways, and an impromptu update of the latest Tupperwareinventions. I never thought that anyone could take the platform of an in-home Tupperware party usually attended by housewives and make it into an entertaining evening for theater-goers, yet Dixie pulled it off. She was witty, personable, engaging, and down-right "hilarious". Though Tupperware parties are not my "thing", it was an amusing evening all the same.

Related Articles

View More Charlotte
Stories   Shows

From This Author Vickie Evans

Vickie is an award-winning director, producer, playwright, and bestselling author. She is the president of Soaring High Productions, a for profit talent agency for performing (read more...)

  • BWW Review: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Energizes The 'Queen City'
  • BWW Review: And In This Corner: Cassius Clay
  • BWW Review: 25th Anniversary of The Pride Awards
  • BWW Interview: Jonathan Caldwell of 'Boys To Baghdad'
  • BWW Review: August's Wilson's, 'Jitney' At Duke Energy Theater
  • BWW Review: Christian Murder Mystery, 'Bad Manners At The Dinner Table'
  • Before you go...

    Like Us On Facebook
    Follow Us On Twitter
    Follow Us On Instagram