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Shantytown. The Ballad of Fr. James Cox.

Presented by Pittsburgh Playwrights Theatre Company at Madison Arts Center, Pittsburgh PA

Mar 11 - 26 2023
Shantytown. The Ballad of Fr. James Cox.

A new musical about the amazing Pastor of Old St. Patrick’s in The Strip who fed over 3 million meals to the homeless during The Great Depression.

A new musical, a Pittsburgh premiere. Book, music and lyrics by Ray Werner. Composer and Music Director: Dwayne Fulton. With arrangements by Mike Gallagher, Bruce Foley, Jerry McCarthy & Walter Woodward. Directed by Gregory Lehane.

Featuring Michael Fuller, Joseph McGranaghan*, Dominique Briggs, Alex Noble*, Sam Lothard, Chris Cattell, Michele Bankole, and Charles E. Timbers Jr. (*Members of Actors Equity Association)


Tickets are $32.50, with $29.00 tickets available for seniors and students.

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Madison Arts Center

3401 Milwaukee Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219

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