March 24 2023, 7:30pm

Gee's Bend at Alton Little Theater

Gee's Bend at Alton Little Theater

Alton Little Theater

2450 N. Henry Street
Alton, Illinois 62002

GEE’S BEND by Elyzabeth Gregory Wilder is the perfect dedication to the celebration of Black History in America; to be directed by ALT’s newest director, Margery Handy. The play is inspired by the true stories of three generations of women in Boykin, Alabama. The play weaves the lives of quilters from 1939-2000 through turbulent times and the resilience that leads their spirits to new light and life! An Extraordinary Theatrical Achievement!

Upcoming Dates

  • Saturday, March 25 2023
  • Sunday, March 26 2023


The Alton Little Theater has an impressive impact; founded in 1933, the ALT is the oldest live theater in Illinois to run continuous shows. To date, the theater has run over 50…
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