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. 

Past dates

Download schedule


  • Starting Friday, February 7th, 2014, repeated every week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Sunday, February 23, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm


Fontbonne University Black Box Theatre

6800 Wydown Blvd.
Clayton, MO 63105