Heroines, Harpies and Harlots: A Woman Speaks

February 28 – March 8, 2020

Celebrate Women’s History Month and The Bay Area Women’s Theatre Festival.

Featuring collections of one-act plays, Women at Large, Women at Home, and Devising Women.

Join us for the shows, talk-backs and meet and greets with the local playwrights and the power-house all female directors and production team. 

Women at Large

What does it take for a woman to make history? Women from several cultures, races and locales take a look at how we overcome obstacles.

  • Saturday, February 29, 7:30 pm includes Post-Show Talkback
  • Friday, March 6, 6:30 pm includes Pre-Show Director Panel and Meet & Greet
    (panel begins at 6:30 pm and performance at 7:30 pm)
  • Sunday, March 8, 2:00 pm includes Post-Show Talkback

Women At Home

Local Bay Area women authors share an intimate night of new one-acts answering the question "What did she overcome?"

  • Friday, February 28, 6:30 pm includes Pre-Show Panel with Local Playwright and Meet & Greet
    (panel begins at 6:30 pm and performance at 7:30 pm)
  • Sunday, March 1, 2:00 pm includes Post-Show Talkback
  • Saturday, March 7, 7:30 pm includes Post-Show Talkback

Devising Women

Who are we as we move past the maiden and mother phase of being a woman? Two one-acts answer this question in wildly different, yet surprisingly cohesive ways.

  • Saturday, February 29, 2:00 pm includes Post-Show Actor Talkback
  • Sunday, March 1, 7:30 pm
  • Sunday, March 8, 7:30 pm includes Post-Show Talkback

Mature Content Advisory: Due to the mature content portrayed in these performances, all shows are recommended for ages 15 and above.


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