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Red Hot Patriot: The Kick-Ass Wit of Molly Ivins by Margaret Engel and Allison Engel

Presented by Austin Playhouse at Austin Playhouse West Campus, Austin TX

Oct 14 - 16 2022
Red Hot Patriot: The Kick-Ass Wit of Molly Ivins by Margaret Engel and Allison Engel

Cyndi Williams as Molly Ivins

Red Hot Patriot is filled with Ivins’ sharp-tongued humor and liberal political philosophies. The show recounts Ivins’ political rants and personal reflections with a strong dose of her trademark vigor and rowdiness.

Red Hot Patriot was produced by Austin Playhouse as a virtual play in October 2020. For the first time, Cyndi Williams will perform as the Texas icon for a live audience. Following each performance will be a live Q&A with Williams.

Texan political journalist Molly Ivins was a sharp-witted and bestselling author of Bushwacked, an in-depth analysis of the George W. Bush Administration. She began her journalism career in 1967 at the Minneapolis Tribune, where she became the first female police

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Pick-Your-Price tickets start at $22

Contact: 512-476-0084


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Live talkback with Cyndi Williams to follow the performance.
The October performances with talkback will take place at Austin Playhouse’s new interim performance space located in the heart of West Campus at 405 West 22nd. Free street parking is available with paid parking conveniently located across the street in the Callaway House Parking Garage.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


  • Cyndi Williams as Molly Ivins


Austin Playhouse West Campus

405 West 22nd St, Austin, TX 78705

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