Triangle fire remembered in Looking for Lilith show [Theater]


Looking for Lilith will honor the 100th anniversary of the Triangle Factory Fire in Fabric, Flames, and fervor: Girls of the Triangle beginning this weekend.  

Fabric, Flames, and Fervor performances will take place on Feb. 24, 25, 26, Mar. 3, 4, and 5 at 7:30 p.m. each night.  A matinee show will go on Mar. 5 at 2:30 p.m.  All shows will occur at the Shelby County Community Theatre, located at 801 Main Street in Shelbyville, KY.  
Tickets for the show are $15 for adults, $10 for students, and $10 for seniors.  Tickets can be reserved by calling 502-638-2559.  More information on the show can be found at the Looking for Lilith website.  
Fabric, Flames, and Fervor: Girls of the Triangle chronicles the fire at Triangle Shirtwaist Factory, a garment factory, which occurred March 25, 1911 in New York.  That fire was  one of the deadliest in history, killing at least 140 workers.  Most of the victims were women, and the production illustrates the lives that were lost as well as the birth of a labor rights moviement.  
The Kentucky productions of Fabric, Flames, and Fervor stars Shannon Woolley Allison, Lauren Argo, Trina Fischer, Dawn Schultz, Karole Spangler, and Jennifer Thalman Kepler.  
After its Kentucky run, the same show will be transferred to New York City for performances at the end of March.  
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(Image from Looking for Lilith)