Wind Chimes and Promises - FREE EVENT at 37 Place Community Center

Based on the memoir by Phyllis Adair Ward

Produced by:
Presented by: Citizens Energy Group, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis Recorder, Councilor Zack Adamson and IndyFringe Theatre.
Written by:
Rita Kohn



February 29th at the 37 Place Community Center

Brightwood Martindale Neighborhood

Based on the memoir by Phyllis Adair Ward

Written by Rita Kohn

This one-act play adapted by Kohn is adapted from the memoir Wind Chimes & Promises by Indianapolis author Phyllis Adair-Ward. The work chronicles the life of Adair-Ward's mother Prudence and her life in the early 19th century Indianapolis neighborhood of Brightwood Martindale. Experience, with Prudence, her coming of age in a place she has not felt fully comfortable until "the turning point" - the point at which she recognizes that the real challenge of life is to make of your self a good person no matter where you live.


Catch "Wind Chimes & Promises" WFYI-public television documentary

on WFYI-3  

Saturday, Feb. 22, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 26, 8 p.m.

For more information :  (317) 924-8042


The Program

1:00pm – 2:00pm and 4:00pm-5:00pm

Living History Museum of Martindale Brightwood - Arts, History and Culture

2:00pm “Wind Chimes & Promises” – The play followed by Q&A with Rita Kohn and Phyllis Adair Ward

3:15pm  Senior Storytelling by Great-Tri-Arcs of Martindale Brightwood 

About the actress Tessia Clark:

An Indianapolis based Actress. Having experience in several theatrical productions as well as film, Tessia is a versatile and passionate actress. While acting and being on stage is Tessia’s passion, her greatest passion is being a loving mother to her amazing sons and wife to her supporting and loving husband. As a devout servant of God, Tessia feels that she is on this earth to help others become the best version of themselves. Tessia is honored to be able to help tell such an important and inspiring story.

Next Show

Next Show: 
Saturday Feb 29th, 2:00PM

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Saturday Feb 29th, 2:00PM

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