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“Mother Jones in Heaven”

Presented by Battle of Homestead Foundation at Henry Heymann Theatre, Pittsburgh PA

Sep 17 2022
“Mother Jones in Heaven”

A performance of “Mother Jones in Heaven,” a one-woman theatre show by acclaimed singer/songwriter Si Kahn starring Vivian Nesbitt in the title role of early 20th-century Irish-American labor activist Mary “Mother” Jones.

Authored by acclaimed singer/songwriter and political activist Si Kahn, Mother Jones in Heaven is a one-woman theatre show relating the inspirational life of Irish-American labor organizer Mary “Mother” Jones (1837-1930), whose renown as a fearless fighter for workers’ rights earned her the label of “the most dangerous woman in America.”

Mother Jones in Heaven is presented by the Battle of Homestead Foundation (a diverse collective of citizens, workers, educators and historians using

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General Admission Adult – $25.00; General Admission Student – $15.00


  • Sep 17, 2022 at 08:00 pm - 09:30 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


  • Actress Vivian Nesbitt talks about her portrayal of Irish-American labor organizer Mary “Mother” Jones in "Mother Jones in Heaven" by Si Kahn.


Henry Heymann Theatre

4301 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA

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