APPEARING at the MANATEE COUNTY FAIR on Sunday, January 14 is our 1-act show entitled "Stories Your Mama Never Told You."  The bluegrass trio WHOSOEVER will play live for us during the play, too! Showtimes are at 2:00 and 2:45 PM only, so make plans to be there early enough to catch the show and enjoy the Fair afterwards!  

NEXT UP: 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 through  March 4.  GET tickets SOON at the Florida Railroad Museum website: ​​

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.

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



​​​Come see 'STORIES YOUR MAMA NEVER TOLD YOU," a storytelling play with live bluegrass music at the Manatee County Fair on Sunday, 1/14 ONLY at 2 & 2:45 PM!

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!