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March 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until March 28, 2020

One event on March 29, 2020 at 2:00 pm

One event on April 1, 2020 at 7:30 pm

One event on April 2, 2020 at 7:30 pm

One event on April 3, 2020 at 7:30 pm

One event on April 4, 2020 at 2:00 pm

One event on April 4, 2020 at 7:30 pm




By Pearl Cleage

Mar. 27-28 at 7:30p.m.

Mar. 29 at 2:00 p.m.

Apr. 1-3 at 7:30 p.m.

Apr. 4 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Location: Sprinkle Theatre

Age Rating: PG-13 for mature content

Run Time: Approx. 2 hours including a 15-minute intermission

Post-Show Discussion: Apr. 1

Veteran Discount: Apr. 1

FLYIN’ WEST is produced in association with the UNCG African American and African Diaspora Studies Program.

Facing problems ranging from the inevitability of long, cold winters, to the possibility of domestic violence, to the continuing spectra of racial conflict, the women of FLYIN’ WEST include Miss Leah, the old woman whose memories of slavery and its aftermath comprise a living oral history; Sophie Washington, whose determination to protect her land and those she loves puts to rest forever the requirement that western archetypes be white and male; Fannie Mae Dove, the gentle sister, trying to civilize the frontier with fine china and roses, who finds herself falling in love with their soft-spoken neighbor, Wil Parish; and Minnie Dove Charles, the headstrong baby sister whose mulatto husband, Frank, introduces a danger into the household that tests their sisterhood in unexpected ways.  —Dramatists Play Service

“Flyin’ West” is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York.


March 27
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Pam and David Sprinkle Theatre
402 Tate Street
Greensboro, NC 27403 United States
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