P.O. Box 142  *  Parrish, Florida  *  34219
Theater Rooted in the Community

​​​The company of The Stupendous, Spectacular Christmas Sing Off! at Florida Railroad Museum's North Pole Express, playing now through December 18.


Parrish PLAYWORKS uses the art of theaterto celebrate our local culture and history, create opportunities for self-expression, build bridges across any social or economic divide, spark the local economy, and to gather the people of Parrish together as theater participants and audience.

AUDITIONS for our next 2 SHOWS happen on Tuesdays, Dec. 12 and 19 at the Parrish Y, from 7:00--8:45 PM.  Our 1-act about Manatee County, entitled "Stories Your Mama Never Told You," will play at the Manatee County Fair on January 14.  Our murder-mystery-dinner show with Florida Railroad Museum is called The Curse of the Hopeless Diamond and it will open on February 10 and play weekends thru March 4.  See AUDITIONS tab above for more details.  

Why should a storytelling play about Parrish be called Red Rooster Tales? Once upon a time, there was a chicken rancher here in Parrish.  People came to buy eggs from him, but they couldn't find a rooster anywhere around--just 3,000 chickens.  Tired of hearing how lonely his chickens must be, the rancher decided . . . Click on STORY tab above for the rest of the story. ALSO: Click on the STORY tab for the THEATER TRIVIA ANSWERS on our second Newsletter!