GCT presents Quilters the Musical


by Molly Newman and Barbara Damashek
Directed by Julie Reinbold|Music Direction by Jason Bell
Show Dates: February 22, - March 10, 2013
Show Times: 7:30 pm Thurs, 8 pm Fri/Sat, 2:30 pm Sun
Ticket Prices: $25 Adults, $15 Seniors/Students, $10 Kids 12 & Under
Order Tickets Online at www.gctcomeplay.org
Box Office 901.937.3023

Generously Sponsored by Germantown Theatre Guild and Belz Foundation 


Germantown Community Theatre proudly presents the spirited musical Quilters. The play, generously sponsored by Germantown Theatre Guild and Belz Foundation, runs February 22 through March 10, 2013. The story captures the pioneer spirit and strength of women in the 1800s frontier and weaves the stories of their lives in a legacy quilt.

Ostensibly the story of a pioneer woman and her six daughters, QUILTERS blends a series of interrelated scenes into a rich mosaic which captures the sweep and beauty, the terror and joy, the harsh challenge and abiding rewards of frontier life. Illuminating stories contained in various patches or "blocks" with music, dance and drama, the action depicts the lot of women on the frontier: girlhood, marriage, childbirth, spinsterhood, twisters, fire, illness and death. But, with this,