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‘Sewing the Dream’ — A Historical Drama About Women, the Sewing Machine, and the Garment Industry

April 26 - May 8

Sewing the Dream

Presented by the CreateTheater New Works Festival

A historical drama of the Singer sewing machine and how it drew many women workers into the garment trade

Theatre Row
410 West 42nd Street
New York, NY 10036


With music in the tradition of the Great American Songbook, Sewing The Dream tells the story of Annie Moran, a newly arrived Irish immigrant in 1800s NYC and how her life intertwines with that of scandal-ridden inventor Isaac Merritt Singer. Overcoming all odds and challenging accepted conventions of women’s place in society, Annie Moran and Isaac Singer forever change the world for women.

Tickets and more information here.


April 26
May 8