Announcing the Selected Plays & Directors of ‘What She Said’

What She Said Festival in The Underground Theatre

The What She Said One Act Festival is a celebration of new plays by women playwrights from around thy country directed by women of Duluth. As we look to the future The Underground is eager to develop and produce new work and this festival is

“As we look to the future, The Underground is eager to develop and produce new work and this festival is the next step in that journey,” says the Artistic Director of The Underground, Robert Lee. “It is important to highlight women voices and we look forward to growing and expanding our festival in upcoming seasons.”

Without further adieu, here are the selected plays and directors of the 2017 What She Said Festival!


What She Said Fest 2017 Selected Plays

  • Seven Minutes in Heaven written by Eugenie Carabatsos and directed by KT Magnolia
  • Ein Kleiner Kosmik Joke written by Rachel Schroeder and directed by Christine Winkler Johnson
  • Forbidden Friend written by Andrea Fleck Clardy and directed by Kate Horvath
  • Her Big Day written by Heather Myer and directed by Crystal Pelkey
  • Independence Day written by Rhea MacCallum and directed by Mary Fox
  • Caleb and Rita written by Jessica Moss and directed by Cheryl Skafte
  • Catch written by Shawna Casey and directed by Jody Peck


Get Tickets to the Festival!

When:  June 22-24, 2017

Time:  Pre-Show Reception and Shopping with Art in the Alley @ 6:00pm | Performances being @ 7:30pm

Where:  The Underground Theatre (506. W. Michigan Street, lower level of the Depot across from the train museum)

Tickets:  Adults – $20 | Students – $18

Purchase:  Online at, call 218.733.7555, or in-person during regular office hours (M-F, 9am-5pm)