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Players Club of Swarthmore Presents ENTER LAUGHING

Press Releases January 6, 2017 at 8:15 am 0 comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Players Club of Swarthmore Presents Enter Laughing Jan. 6-21 The Players Club of Swarthmore presents the comedy ENTER LAUGHING Jan. 6-21, for ten performances at 614 Fairview Ave. in Swarthmore. Directed by Paul Kerrigan, the show is perfect for the family and is a comical start to […]

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Players Club of Swarthmore Presents CURTAINS Sept 23-Oct 8

Press Releases September 14, 2016 at 8:05 am 0 comments

The Players Club of Swarthmore opens its 106th season of spectacular theater with the Kander and Ebb murder mystery musical comedy CURTAINS, Sept 23 to Oct 8, for ten performances at 614 Fairview Ave. in Swarthmore. Ryan Stone directs this hilarious comedy with music direction by Patrick D’Amato, choreography by […]

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Auditions for ENTER LAUGHING at Players Club of Swarthmore On 9/12

Press Releases September 7, 2016 at 7:58 pm 0 comments

The Players Club of Swarthmore will be holding auditions Monday, September 12th at 7:00pm for the Main Stage production of ENTER LAUGHING. Audition Date: Monday, September 12th, 7:00-9:00 PM Show Dates: January 6th, 7th, 13th, 14th, 20th, and 21st at 8 PM; January 12th and 19th at 7:30 PM; January […]

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A Comedic Road Trip at Players Club: APPROACHING ZANZIBAR

Press Releases January 7, 2016 at 7:06 am 0 comments

The Players Club of Swarthmore presents APPROACHING ZANZIBAR, by Tina Howe. Directed by George Mulford, this road trip comedy runs January 8-23 at The Players Club of Swarthmore, 614 Fairview Ave. in Swarthmore. Buy tickets online at www.pcstheater.org APPROACHING ZANZIBAR tells the tale of a family car trip across the […]

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Players Club of Swarthmore Presents DEATH AND THE MAIDEN

Press Releases November 19, 2015 at 4:23 pm 0 comments

The Players Club of Swarthmore presents DEATH AND THE MAIDEN by Ariel Dorfman, directed by Thomas-Robert Irvin of Swarthmore, on the Raymond W. Smith stage. Remaining performances are Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 20 & 21 at 8 p.m., 2015. Admission is $10 at the door. (There are no […]

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Romance and Love Through the Years: A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING

Press Releases November 18, 2015 at 10:23 pm 0 comments

The Players Club of Swarthmore presents Rodgers & Hammerstein’s A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING. Directed by Kristina Psitos, this entertaining and delightful holiday musical treat will run November 27–December 12 at The Players Club of Swarthmore, 614 Fairview Ave. in Swarthmore. Buy tickets online at www.pcstheater.org A GRAND NIGHT FOR […]

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Find Your Grail: Players Club of Swarthmore Presents Monty Python’s SPAMALOT

Press Releases October 21, 2015 at 11:51 am 0 comments

For an irreverent reminder to “Always Look on the Bright Side of Life,” look no further than the Holy Grail of musical comedies that is Monty Python’s SPAMALOT. The Players Club of Swarthmore presents SPAMALOT Oct. 23 to Nov. 7 for ten performances at The Players Club of Swarthmore, 614 […]

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MRS. WARREN’S PROFESSION at Players Club of Swarthmore March 20-28

Press Releases March 18, 2015 at 4:15 am 0 comments

The Players Club of Swarthmore Second Stage presents MRS. WARREN’S PROFESSION by George Bernard Shaw, in a staged reading directed by Ruth Fischer of Swarthmore. The cast includes Michael Steven Schultz of Primos, Ryan Goulden of Drexel Hill, Kevin McPeak of Media, George Mulford of Swarthmore, Kathleen Coll Senkow of Clifton […]

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New Play Festival at Players Club of Swarthmore

Press Releases March 6, 2015 at 5:59 pm 0 comments

The Players Club of Swarthmore presents a reading of three new plays by local authors, directed on the PCS Second Stage by Rose Azrael and Ellen Wilson Dilks, both of Media. The playwrights are Quinlan Schultz of Swarthmore and Lisa Lutwyche of Chester County. The plays are The Waiting Room […]

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WINGS Soars Untethered in Swarthmore

Around the Region, Reviews January 28, 2015 at 8:04 am 0 comments

We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another. —Luciano De Crescenzo Imagine an expressive, intelligent, woman, who spent most of her adult life bravely breaking boundaries, clearly communicating with exuberance and aplomb her extraordinary determination to arms-against-the wind seemingly […]

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Fun With FOOLS at PCS

Around the Region January 15, 2015 at 8:38 pm 0 comments

A toasty “ahhh” arose from the audience, as the curtain parted to reveal a stupendous set on a freezing opening night for Neil Simon’s FOOLS, directed by Jim Carroll. Soon, warm waves of laughter wafted steadily towards the stage. Simon’s farcical fable follows a schoolteacher’s efforts to educate a stunningly […]

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THE PIANO LESSON Plays On at PCS

Around the Region December 8, 2014 at 7:54 am 0 comments

Thought provoking, expertly crafted, elegantly appointed, full of drama and rich with humor describes THE PIANO LESSON at The Players Club of Swarthmore. From the first entrance the audience is captivated. Set in an apartment in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1932, THE PIANO LESSON is a slice-of-life look at family dynamics, […]

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PCS Second Stage Takes THE GOAT (OR WHO IS SYLVIA?) by the Horns

Around the Region November 19, 2014 at 6:58 pm 0 comments

Director Thomas-Robert Irvin, cast and crew have succeeded in mounting a deftly staged production of Edward Albee’s challenging outré examination of love, sexuality and tolerance. In this comedy infused tragedy, all starts out sparkling with an attractive, well-off liberal minded middle aged couple splendidly in love; a superb set up […]

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PETER PAN Magically Soars at Players Club of Swarthmore

Around the Region November 1, 2014 at 6:52 pm 0 comments

Long ago and far away there was a boy who never grew up. For the lucky theater patrons of The Players Club of Swarthmore, that ‘boy’ lives and breathes. PETER PAN is the story of a London family and the childhood adventures of their three children in Neverland. The children […]

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LEND ME A TENOR at PCS Provides Laughs on Key

Around the Region September 22, 2014 at 8:58 pm 0 comments

For the opening of its 104th season, the Players Club of Swarthmore is presenting Ken Ludwig’s uproarious farce, LEND ME A TENOR, with solid results. Saunders (Michael Steven Schultz), the domineering manager of the prestigious Cleveland Grand Opera Company, and his nervous assistant Max (Ryan Goulden) anxiously await the arrival […]

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A CHORUS LINE at PCS: Polished to a Shine

Around the Region May 1, 2014 at 10:49 am 0 comments

A chain is only as strong as its weakest link. Line up every cast member of Players Club’s A CHORUS LINE from Don to Diana, throw in the in-show director and choreographer, and even the dancers who get cut in the beginning. Link arms and pull. Keep pulling until “The […]

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OUR LADY OF 121ST STREET Gets an A+ at PCS Second Stage

Around the Region January 28, 2014 at 8:21 pm 0 comments

A full house faced an empty coffin opening night for OUR LADY OF 121ST STREET; it lay open like a pandora’s box that has loosed a maelstrom of emotions to any connected with the late Sister Rose, a drinking nun with a temper who taught and deeply touched many around her. […]

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Players Club of Swarthmore’s ARMS AND THE MAN Aims to Please

Around the Region January 16, 2014 at 8:47 pm 0 comments

Players Club of Swarthmore hits the mark with a thoroughly entertaining opening night performance of ARMS AND THE MAN! In one of his most popular plays, author George Bernard Shaw, armed with a comedic arsenal, including irony wit and satire, sets his sights on debunking idealistic love and ‘romantic’ notions of warfare. […]

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Lively SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN at PCS

Around the Region December 3, 2013 at 9:20 pm 0 comments

It’s difficult to appreciate how tough SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN is to put on the stage until you’re watching it from the audience.  This is a rare musical where the stage show followed the movie (by 30 years).  An attempt to recreate the iconic film scenes would be a daunting […]

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“Curtain Up!” Podcast Episode 30: November 29, 2013

Podcasts November 24, 2013 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Check out the latest episode of the “Curtain Up!” podcast. Don’t forget you can subscribe to “Curtain Up!” podcast on Apple iTunes. Click here to subscribe. From other podcast programs you can follow it by subscribing to the feed, http://www.stagemagazine.org/feed/curtainuppodcast/.

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