Gem of the Ocean

Pittsburgh Playwrights Theatre Company in association with August Wilson House present

GEM OF THE OCEAN

By August Wilson
Directed by Andrea Frye
Preview August 23rd
Opens Saturday August 24th
New dates added! Through Sept. 22nd
Presented outdoors at 1839 Wylie Ave. in Pittsburgh’s Hill District

We will perform August Wilson’s masterwork outdoors at the actual location given in the play for 285-year-old Aunt Ester’s home, 1839 Wylie Avenue. Patrons are asked to park at the nearby former Shop n Save parking lot at 1850 Centre Avenue.

General admission pricing is $37.50, with Monday Community nights $18.39, sponsored by Dollar Bank. Preview night is $18.39. Seating is General Admission.

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Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
August-September 2019
Outside at 1839 Wylie Avenue
Aug 23
7:30 PM Preview
Aug 24
7:30 PM Opening
Aug 25
7:30 PM
Aug 26
7:30 PM
Aug 30
7:30 PM
Aug 31
7:30 PM
Sep 1
7:30 PM
Sep 6
7:30 PM
Sep 7
7:30 PM
Sep 8
7:30 PM
Sep 9
7:30 PM
Sep 14
7:30 PM
Sep 15
7:30 PM
Sep 16
7:30 PM
Sep 20
7:30 PM
Sep 21
7:30 PM
Sep 22
7:30 PM

Note: The production will not offer previews on August 16th-19th as previously announced.

Map showing route from parking to venue
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Gem of the Ocean artwork by Darnell Chambers