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The WordPlayers

200 Lockett Rd.
865-539-2490

Mission
Our mission is to impact theatre audiences and artists by telling stories from a Christian worldview.

Values
Our vision is a community uplifted by excellent, Christ-centered art, where artists are freed to develop and use their God-given talents in a positive environment founded on Christian principles and values.


Upcoming Events at The WordPlayers

Performance - A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

Friday, Dec 9, 2022 at 7:30pm
Pellissippi State Community College
Knoxville, TN
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Performance - A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

Performance - A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

Saturday, Dec 10, 2022 at 2:30pm
Pellissippi State Community College
Knoxville, TN
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Performance - A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

Performance - A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

Sunday, Dec 11, 2022 at 2:30pm
Pellissippi State Community College
Knoxville, TN
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Performance - A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

Recent News

The WordPlayers Press Release - Arts

The WordPlayers will present Eye on the Sparrow, an evening of poetic reflection and exploration, on May 9 at 7:00 PM at Flying Anvil Theatre, 1300 Rocky Hill Rd., Knoxville. Admission is free with donations appreciated. For more information, please…

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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

The WordPlayers and the Arts at Pellissippi State will present this classic, C.S. Lewis story on Dec. 10 @ 7:30 PM and Dec. 11 & 12 @ 2:30 PM. Performances are at the Clayton Performing Arts Center, on the main campus of Pellissippi State…

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Big Mama's Kitchen at Erin Presbyterian Church

The WordPlayers will present Big Mama’s Kitchen by Joseph Frost. Discover Big Mama’s “magic.” Re-discover the healing power of the performing arts after our Covid-induced hiatus. at Erin Presbyterian Church. Big…

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The Word Players Weekly News June 7, 2021

The WordPlayers presents Knoxville Freedom Songs & Stories on June 16 at 7:00 PM at Community Evangelistic Church, 2650 Boyds Bridge Pike, Knoxville. Admission is free with donations optional. For more information, please see wordplayers.org …

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The Wordplayers Offers a Show for Black History Month Both Live and Virtually

The Ends We Seek - a one act play with music by Ethan Norman - is a work of historical fiction, which moves between actual events in the 19th and 20th centuries. The play vividly and powerfully illustrates how major historical events —…

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