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April 13, 2024

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KPT Presents ‘The Dance on Widow’s Row’

KPT's 2022-23 season, themed “Ladies and Laughter,” honors women and their contributions to the American Theater Stage.

Kennie Playhouse Theatre will present its first play of the 2022-23 season, The Dance on Widow’s Row, Nov. 3 – 13 at Nashville’s Looby Center Theater

The mission at Kennie Playhouse Theatre is to create a platform that gives the underserved acting community an opportunity to perform for diverse audiences. In addition, KPT is now offering special daytime performances of the play for seniors to come see the show in the late morning/early afternoon hours.

About The Dance on Widow’s Row

Set in a coastal community in Port Town, North Carolina, this romantic comedy centers around four widows who defy small town rumors and vicious gossip by hosting a gathering with the town’s most eligible gentlemen.  These women are determined  to find them a new husband no matter what! 

Written by Samm Art Williams and directed by founder and artistic director Kenny Dozier, the cast feature sStella Reed Patterson, Helen Shute Pettaway (The voice of the African Street Festival), Keisha Cunningham, Courtney Deckard, Ethan Jones, Kenny Dozier, John Wiggins, Stacia Brown, Sallie Woodard and Chandra Norman Lipscomb.

Performance will be presented at Looby Center Theater (2301 Rosa L Parks Blvd, Nashville, TN 37208), Nov. 3 – 13. Evening shows are Thursday – Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Matinee performances on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Seniors Shows (must be accompanied by someone 50yrs or older) are Nov 4, 8, 9, 10 and 11 at 10 a.m.

Tickets are $25 in advance; $30 at door; senior shows are $20.

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Michael Aldrich

Michael Aldrich is Nashville Parent's Managing Editor and a Middle Tennessee arts writer. He and his wife, Alison, are the proud parents of 4-year-old Ezra and baby Norah.