Two-Headed by Julie Jensen
May 10 - May 19, 2012
Utah, 1857: 127 West-bound pioneers die in the Mountain Meadow Massacre. The mass murder haunts Mormon daughters Lavinia and Hettie over the next forty years. Tethered to their polygamous doctrine and to the men who killed in its name, can the women reconcile their faith with the truth?
Directed by Becky Webber
Featuring Kara Manson and SerahRose Roth
Friday, May 11, following the 8pm performance:
Twelfth-generation Mormon Janika Dillon (Masters in Organizational Behavior and International Development and mother of 4) and friends open a window into the lives of women in the LDS church today.
Saturday, May 19, following the 3pm performance:
Pulitzer Prize winner Laurel Thatcher Ulrich (Harvard 300th Anniversary University Professor, author of Well-behaved Women Seldom Make History) joins us after the show to discuss the reality of women’s lives in Pioneer times.