Dree Lange (playing M’Lynn Eatenton) and Brenda Marks (Clairee Belcher), left and right, of Estherville, comfort Katherine McDowell with help from Misti Swink in the dress rehearsal of the Lakes Community Theatre production Steel Magnolias. Brenda Marks and Misti Swink solve life’s problems from a woman’s point of view. Other Estherville residents working in the production are Ryan Marks, sound design, and Randy Marks, set design. The production opens 7:30 p.m. tonight at Pearson Lakes Art Center. Other 7:30 p.m. performances will be held this Saturday, Friday Nov. 6 and Saturday Nov. 7 with a 2 p.m. matinee Nov. 7.
EDN photos by Michael Tidemann