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Trade With Klan by Donald E. Baker

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Presented by Southwest Theatre Productions at Santa Cruz Theater, Austin TX

Jan 17 2020
Feb 02 2020
Trade With Klan by Donald E. Baker

A young preacher returns to his hometown in 1925 to find the Klan rooted in his community.

Forrest, Indiana is a small town surrounded by corn fields. In the summer of 1925 it’s also ethnically White, predominantly Evangelical, and fertile ground for the Ku Klux Klan. Daniel Lenhart returns to his hometown after seminary college to find the Klan rooted in his community, and his brother putting a TWK sign in the window of the family business.

Inspired by true events, TRADE WITH KLAN reflects the collapse of the Indiana Klan, the largest Klan organization in the nation in 1925. At the

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Tickets: $25 general; $20 seniors/students; $18 groups of six

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A Q&A Talkback with the playwright opening weekend, all shows. Doors open 30 mins before each performance throughout the run. Walk-ins welcome unless event is announced on Facebook as sold out.  Reservations are always recommended.

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


Santa Cruz Theater

1805 E. 7th Street, Austin, TX 78702

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