Bad Mothers & Neglectful Wives


A devised theater performance
Created and presented by Summer Sisters

Directed by Rachel Klem and Carissa White
Other Voices Presentation

September 7 – 16, 2017
Tickets on sale Wednesday August 9, 2017

Inspired by the January 2017 Women’s March and other women-led political movements from the past and present, Summer Sisters brings together local women artists to explore themes of dissent and change and the pressures of gender and color expectations, using text, music, dance, and images.

Presented as part of Manbites Dog’s Other Voices Series

2017-18 Season Producers:
David Ball and Susan C. Pochapsky, Dorrie Casey and Archie Purcell, Barbara Dickinson and Michel Tharp, Marybeth Dugan and Kenny Dalsheimer, Mig and Michael Hayes, Jane Holding, Thomas S. Kenan III, John Martin and Robert Anthony McVeigh, Michael O’Foghludha and Linda Daniel

Manbites Dog Theater’s 2017-2018 season is supported by the Durham Arts Council’s Annual Arts Fund, and the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.


• Thu Sep 7 – 8:15 – Opening Night + Reception
• Fri Sep 8 – 8:15
• Sat Sep 9 – 8:15
• Sun Sep 10 – 3:00 Matinee
• Thu Sep 14 – 8:15
• Fri Sep 15 – 8:15
• Sat Sep 16 – 8:15



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• General: $13 all shows
• Student/Military/Senior (62+): $10 all shows
• Season Flex Passes accepted