Main Street Theatre Works is a professionally-oriented, rural theatre company performing at the

Kennedy Mine Amphitheatre in Jackson, California, Amador County. Enjoy a picnic, followed by

classical, comedy, and contemporary plays under the stars in a beautiful amphitheatre.

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Main Street Theatre Works presents

Gold Fire

A staged-reading of the
Argonaut Mine Disaster of 1922

On Friday and Saturday, September 23rd and 24th, 
8pm at the Kennedy Mine Amphitheatre in Jackson, Laurence G. Rutter's play, Gold Fire, 
will be presented on the MSTW stage.
Tickets are free but seating is limited.
Tickets can be picked up at the Kennedy Mine on the 23rd and 24th between 9a - 4p, or at the Amador Chamber office on the 23rd between 10a - 3p.
You can get more information about tickets go to

Gold Fire is the historical retelling of events that took place at the Argonaut Mine in 1922. What started out as a typical day at the mine, turned into a disaster that stunned the nation, and claimed the lives of 47 miners.
This is their story.

A big thank you to Harrah's Northern California 
for sponsoring this production.


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Do you have a couple spare hours in your week?
Can you swing a hammer or handle a paintbrush?
Do you want to experience the REAL behind the scenes of theatre?

Become a volunteer on our 
No experience required.

MSTW builds two sets each summer,
which typically takes 2 - 3 days to build & paint,
and one day to "strike the set." 
Give us whatever time you have an we'll put it to good use.
The pay? Huge amounts of gratitude, a hearty lunch,
and two comps to our Summer Season. 

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Volunteer Coordinator, Joanne Shugart, will connect you with the right folks. It's that simple.

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