Betty Rea's Story is the story of a strong, determined woman who struggles to define herself within a culture just opening to the insistence of equal rights for women. In 1920's and 30's America Betty Rea dances and works. She fights and loves. She creates a life and destroys a happy space to live it. Her path is littered with questionable choices but her insistence on living her life her own way makes her unique among woman of her time.