Theater for the New City, Dream Up Festival

QUILTING THE SUN

By Grace Cavalieri
Directed by Shela Xoregos
September 3 – September 11

Harriet Powers, farmer husband Armstead and children live on a farm near Athens, Georgia.  She sews and made quilts which now hang in the Smithsonian Institution and the Boston Fine Arts Museums. The play also depicts the African rituals and myths changing into Christianity. Set in the mid-1880s.

Johnson Theater Space: New York Premiere, 95 mins running time

09/03 Tuesday, 630pm

09/06 Friday, 9pm

09/07 Saturday, 5pm

09/08 Sunday, 8pm

09/09 Monday, 6:30pm

09/11 Wednesday, 9pm