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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. *If you’re having issues purchasing a ticket online, please call the Box Office at […]

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Katharine's editing setup.

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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Tracey Maloney and Audrey Park in 2017's The Great Divide: Plays for a Broken Nation. Photo by George Byron Griffiths Photography.

The Show Will Go On!

We’re excited to announce we will be producing Flip the Script: the Great Divide IV this fall, as planned. . A lot has happened since 2016, when the widening political division in our country sparked the idea for the first Great Divide production. As we head into the 2020 election season during a pandemic, Flip the Script: The […]

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Pillsbury House Theatre COVID-19 Updates

These are unusual times that we find ourselves in. Pillsbury House Theatre’s priority is the health of our employees, patrons and artists. We want everyone that comes in contact with us to remain safe and healthy. As we ride this ever changing storm of the coronavirus pandemic, we wanted to let you know of some […]

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