Press Releases

Ripped From Today’s Headlines: RACE Hits The Stagecrafters’ Stage

Press Releases June 1, 2018 at 7:04 pm 0 comments

The Stagecrafters theater concludes its 2017-2018 season with David Mamet’s funny, fast, and furious legal thriller, RACE. This play takes us “… on a giddy roller-coaster ride through personal and professional ethics, legal maneuvers, back-stabbings, and lessons on the [racial] landscape …” (www.theatermania.com) in these United States of America – […]

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THE ELEPHANT MAN at Old Academy

Press Releases June 1, 2018 at 6:33 pm 0 comments

Old Academy Players proudly presents THE ELEPHANT MAN, by American playwright and poet Bernard Pomerance. Old Academy’s 514th production is directed by Jane Jennings and produced by Carla Childs and Janine Lieberman, co-produced by Dale Mezzacappa, costume design by Helga Krauss, and technical design by Jesse Friedman. Show dates are: […]

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THE SAVOY COMPANY Heads to Parliament in Gilbert & Sullivan’s Fairy Tale Opera IOLANTHE

Press Releases April 10, 2018 at 8:12 am 0 comments

PRESS RELEASE — A Philadelphia Tradition, THE SAVOY COMPANY Heads to Parliament in Gilbert & Sullivan’s Fairy Tale Opera Iolanthe! Internationally acclaimed & the newest Company in Residence with Philadelphia Theatre Company, The Savoy Company [www.savoy.org] will go to British Parliament to present Gilbert & Sullivan’s comic opera Iolanthe, or […]

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What’s a Mix of Sesame Street, Puppets and Adult Themes? AVENUE Q!

Press Releases May 18, 2018 at 5:48 pm 0 comments

This coming of age story is the journey of Princeton as he graduates from college and seeks his purpose in life. On his way he meets Kate Monster, Gary Coleman (yes, the Gary Coleman), Nicky and Rod (think Bert and Ernie), Christmas Eve, Trekkie Monster, Lucy the Slut and others. […]

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Barley Sheaf Closes Historic 50th Anniversary Season with Beloved Classic: GYPSY

Press Releases May 25, 2018 at 6:54 pm 0 comments

The Barley Sheaf Players are set to perform their final regular-season show of their 50th Anniversary Season, the classic musical GYPSY. Loosely based on the memoirs of burlesque dancer Gypsy Rose Lee, the musical centers around a mother, Rose, who dreams of having a daughter on the stage. Described as […]

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ARTEMISIA – A World Premiere Opens May 4

Press Releases April 20, 2018 at 8:09 am 0 comments

South Camden Theatre Company’s Artistic Director, Raymond Croce, Sr. has announced the world premiere production of Philadelphia playwright, Lee Kiszonas’s work ARTEMISIA. A celebration of art, women in art, and a lesson that history is bound to repeat itself. “We are super excited to continue our season, Celebrating Female Playwrights […]

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Forge Theatre Presents: VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE

Press Releases April 6, 2018 at 7:47 am 0 comments

Forge Theatre of 241 First Avenue, Phoenixville is continuing its wonderful season with the Christopher Durang comedy, VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE. The show will open Friday night April 13th with Forge’s famous wine and cheese pre-show celebration. Show dates continue on April 14, 20, 21, 22, 27, […]

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MCT Presents SHOUT! THE MOD MUSICAL

Press Releases May 2, 2018 at 8:52 pm 0 comments

The cast and crew of SHOUT! THE MOD MUSICAL are working hard to get ready to open on April 27th, 2018 at the Shannondell Performing Arts Theater. The show continues on April 28th and 29th, as well as May 4th, 5th, and 6th. Heather McElhiney, Loretta Rurode, and Dustin Yenser […]

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THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Old Academy Players

Press Releases April 10, 2018 at 8:13 am 0 comments

Old Academy Players proudly presents the extraordinarily delightful musical comedy THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE with music and lyrics by award winning American composer William Finn and book by award winning American writer Rachel Sheinkin. It is directed by Annie Hnatko and produced by Steve Hnatko. Kristin Hegel […]

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Tales of Love, Friendship, and Heartache Abound in Barley Sheaf’s ALMOST, MAINE

Press Releases April 10, 2018 at 7:59 am 0 comments

The Barley Sheaf Players continue their landmark 50th anniversary season – in which they are reviving shows that they have produced over the past 5 decades – with their spring performance of ALMOST, MAINE. Co-Directed by longtime Barley Sheaf members Cindy Schneider and Rhonda Bastarache, the play follows the residents […]

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The Circus Comes to Jenkintown’s CHICAGO

Press Releases April 10, 2018 at 8:10 am 0 comments

Jenkintown Music Theatre is excited to present its 2018 Production, CHICAGO the Musical. Set in the roaring, jazz-hot 20s, Chicago explores themes of celebrity, corruption and scandal as it tells the story of rival murderesses and Cook County Jail inmates Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart. JMT Director Deb Schrager is […]

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The Devil Lives in the Shadows on DCP’s ANGEL STREET

Press Releases April 10, 2018 at 8:08 am 0 comments

Jack and Bella Manningham live on ANGEL STREET in 19th century London. But their apparently tranquil and happy life is marred by the fact that Bella seems to be going slowly insane. One day, Bella has an unexpected caller: paternal Inspector Rough from Scotland Yard. Rough has some frightening theories […]

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YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN at Neshaminy Valley Music Theatre

Press Releases March 30, 2018 at 5:02 pm 0 comments

Neshaminy Valley Music Theatre presents YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN Mel Brooks’ musical adaptation of his legendary film comedy lovingly parodies 1930s campy horror films Award-winning organization celebrates its 62nd annual production and 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley’s iconic novel, Frankenstein What: YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN, Mel Brooks’ musical stage adaptation of […]

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Facetime Theatre’s CASINO NIGHT fundraiser

Press Releases March 16, 2018 at 3:57 pm 0 comments

Facetime Theatre is excited to host our CASINO NIGHT fundraiser for the 2018-2019 season and education year – April 7th at 7pm! CASINO NIGHT will be held in our theatre space in the Franklin Commons. Please join us for a fun night that will include casino games (not played for […]

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Town & Country Players Kicks off its 71st Season with the Rarely-Produced Musical, BONNIE & CLYDE

Press Releases March 30, 2018 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

An incredibly talented cast takes the stage this April as Town & Country Players presents BONNIE & CLYDE led by Kim Whitehill (Bonnie) and Brad DeLeone (Clyde) of Philadelphia. The musical centers on Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, the ill-fated lovers and outlaws whose story has been infamous since they […]

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Barley Sheaf Presents American Classic: OUR TOWN

Press Releases February 23, 2018 at 10:55 am 0 comments

If you find yourself hungry for a large helping of American nostalgia this March, head to the Barley Sheaf Players in Lionville for their spring production of Thornton Wilder’s OUR TOWN. It tells the story of the citizens of the fictional town of Grovers Corners, but really, this is a […]

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MCT Presents THE BATTLE OF SHALLOWFORD

Press Releases March 9, 2018 at 6:56 am 0 comments

It’s not hard to imagine how we’d react to a news report announcing a nuclear missile was heading toward the west coast, or terrorists were preparing to bomb NYC. No doubt, panic would ensue. That’s just the case in MCT’s The Battle of Shallowford opening Friday, March 16th at the […]

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Narberth Community Theatre Presents Feel-Good Musical Comedy: SISTER ACT

Press Releases February 23, 2018 at 11:10 am 0 comments

Narberth Community Theatre’s musical production of SISTER ACT opens on Friday, March 2nd, at its permanent home, the Overbrook Presbyterian Church located at 6376 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19151. Director Michael Sherman, choreographer Maggie Szeder, and music director and conductor Raquel Garcia, lead the production team. The show runs March […]

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Forge Theatre Announces: DIXIE SWIM CLUB

Press Releases February 23, 2018 at 10:54 am 0 comments

Forge Theatre to Present THE DIXIE SWIM CLUB by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, Jamie Wooten Produced by arrangements with Dramatists Play Services, Inc. The winter weather outside might be frightful, but inside Forge Theatre it’s hot, sunny, and delightful as final preparations are underway for their upcoming production of THE […]

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World Premiere – A SONG I FORGOT TO SING by American Playwright Rob Rosiello

Press Releases February 23, 2018 at 10:49 am 0 comments

PHILADELPHIA, PA – East Falls’ historic Old Academy Players continues celebrating its 95th season by presenting the world premiere of A SONG I FORGOT TO SING written and directed by Philadelphia native and Old Academy Players member playwright Rob Rosiello. The play is produced by Charlotte Higgins; Set design by […]

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