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Peggy Shippen is...

Presented by the mad scenes at Chelsea Theatre Works, Chelsea MA

Mar 04 - 12 2022
Peggy Shippen is...

Peggy Shippen is… a play about the wife of Benedict Arnold

Peggy Shippen seemed to go stark raving mad. Her husband, Benedict Arnold, had been accused of treason and so Peggy came down to breakfast, scantily clad and tormented by hallucinations. That morning came to be known as the Mad Scene. Peggy Shippen is... examines this pivotal moment in American history and the effect one woman had on some of the nation's most legendary figures.

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Chelsea Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by

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General Admission $20


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March 4-12 | Fridays and Saturdays | 8pm


Chelsea Theatre Works

189 Winnisimmet Street, Chelsea, MA 02150

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Covid19 policy: masks & vaccination are required

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Face Masks Required: Yes
Proof of Vaccination Required: Yes

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