• GCT presents Quilters the Musical

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    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,

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