Double-Header: Frances Perkins and Some Like it Hot
Washington Women in Theatre Presents 10th Anniversary Celebration With New Plays and Music by Women from July 2-10, 2013
Sunday, July 7, 8 p.m. Monday, July 8, 8 p.m. Tickets: $12 general admission; $10 for students and seniors Purchase tickets online: american.tix.com www.washingtonwit.org
Frances Perkins written and performed by Mary Suib Author, labor movement champion, and politico, Frances Perkins was the first woman to hold a cabinet position in the U.S. and thus first woman to enter the presidential line of succession. This solo show is a funny and poignant look at her life under Franklin D. Roosevelt and her family plagued by manic-depression.
Some Like it Hot performed by Barbara Papendorp and Amy Conley Songs of love and hope and women by the great composers of jazz and cabaret standards sung by the D.C. chanteuse and her piano accompanist who return to WWIT to help us celebrate our 10th anniversary.