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What to Send Up When It Goes Down

From September 18 – 28, Pillsbury House Theatre is ecstatic to return to live in-person theatre once again with Aleshea Harris’ What to Send Up When It Goes Down. This is the directorial debut of PHT’s new Artistic Producer, Signe V. Harriday and is a remount of our previous production, which was presented July 2 […]

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Announcing Breaking Ice, Virtually!

Join us for Breaking Ice, Our First Mainstage Show of 2021! Due to ongoing uncertainties around the pandemic, we didn’t announce a 2021 season last fall. However, we’ve been working hard behind the scenes to dream up new possibilities for our Mainstage shows this year. You may be familiar with Pillsbury House Theatre’s Breaking Ice […]

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Fannie Lou Hamer: Speak On It!

Pillsbury House Theatre presents two virtual readings of Cheryl L. West’s electrifying Fannie Lou Hamer, Speak On It!, an abridged version of West’s play Fannie. The readings will be held on Zoom on Thursday, October 29th and Sunday, November 1st at 7 PM. . Featuring beloved local actor and singer Regina Marie Williams, this timely call to […]

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Behind the Scenes of Flip the Script

The making of Flip the Script was anything but ordinary. For the first time in Pillsbury House Theatre’s history, the cast rehearsed separately, over Zoom, recording their lines in homemade sound-proof booths. Once their parts were recorded, each episode was meticulously edited together from five separate audio sources by Sound Designer Katharine Horowitz. We chatted […]

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Announcing Flip the Script: The Great Divide IV

This fall, Pillsbury House Theatre will premiere an audio series titled Flip the Script: The Great Divide IV. Each year since 2017, Pillsbury House Theatre has commissioned five playwrights to produce 10-minute plays tackling the growing political divide in America. This year, for the fourth and final installment, five previous Great Divide playwrights have been […]

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