Theater Rooted in the Community

Coming down the tracks.. 


for our next play, The Auctioneer's Last Call, a comedic-murder-mystery-dinner show, produced in collaboration with Florida Railroad Museum. 

We have some roles still not cast, so look at the production schedule and character descriptions on our AUDITIONS page (see tab at top right).  If you're interested, call director Karen Romant at 941-500-9350 for a reading and an interview. 

We can always use help both BACKSTAGE and in front-of-house!  Want to be a part of making theater in your hometown? Join us!  See the Get Involved page and the CONTACT US tab and let us know where your skill set  fits!

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  * 941-500-9350

The Toymaker's Apprentice:

Now appearing at the

North Pole!

See PARRISH PLAYWORKS on stage live at the Candy Cane Theater doing a little dinner theater for families who ride on Florida Railroad Museum's North Pole Express!   See us there weekends until December 17, singing, dancing, and telling the story of

The Toymaker's Apprentice.  


It all started in 2013 with Why should a storytelling play about Parrish called Red Rooster Tales. Here is the back story:

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.