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Tammy Ryan - Made Local Playwright

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Presented by Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures at South Wing Reading Room, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Main (Oakland), Pittsburgh PA

Aug 23 2018
Tammy Ryan - Made Local Playwright

In 1980, Molly Rush, a Pittsburgh housewife, and mother of six, walked into a G.E. plant in King of Prussia, PA and took a hammer to the nosecone of a nuclear warhead in protest of the buildup of our nuclear arsenal. She and her fellow activists, The Plowshares 8 went to trial and spent time in prison, and the world was pulled back from the brink of nuclear annihilation for the time being. Molly’s Hammer is the fictionalized play of these events told through the lens of Molly’s marriage

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South Wing Reading Room, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Main (Oakland)

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