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Group to discuss ‘Steel Magnolias’

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Vail Mountain School English teacher Laurie Greco will lead a book discussion on “Steel Magnolias” to find out why this play has captivated thousands of theater and movie audiences nationwide Tuesday in Arrowhead.The discussion, a perfect opportunity for book clubs, organizers said, is a prelude to the actual theater performance at the Vilar Center in Beaver Creek Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. It is $10 per Book Club to cover facilitator fee (cash only). For information on this event or to register your book club, contact Cindy Bright at 845-9641 or via e-mail at or call the Vail Symposium 476-0954.Tickets for the performance at the Vilar Center are $48 before the book club discount. Book clubs of 10 or more people will receive a 20 percent discount on tickets. One member from each book club must call to book the tickets for the group in order to receive the discount. The ticket price includes a 6:30 p.m. pre-performance discussion with actors from the play. For reservations, call 845-TIXS.Copies of “Steel Magnolias” will be available at The Bookworm of Edwards and Verbatim Booksellers in Vail.Valley Read”Steel Magnolias”Alpine Club in Arrowhead7-9 p.m. TuesdayVail, Colorado

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