Gee's Bend is the story of the Pettway women, quilters from the isolated community of Gee's Bend, Alabama.  Beginning in 1939, the play follows Alice, her daughters Sadie and Nella, and Sadie's husband, Macon, through segregation, family strife and the Civil Rights movement. 


  • Starting Sunday, February 9th, 2014, repeated every week on Sunday until Sunday, February 23, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Fontbonne University Black Box Theatre

6800 Wydown Blvd.
Clayton, MO 63105


Tanya Tweedy