Theater

Lantern Theater Co

Founded in 1994, Lantern Theater Company is committed to an authentic and intimate exploration of the human spirit in its choice of classics, modern, and original works.  The Lantern seeks to be a vibrant, contributing member of its community, exposing audiences to great theater, inviting participation in dialogue and discussion, educating audience members about artistic and social issues, and employing theatrical language and techniques to enrich learning in the classroom. Read more »

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CARRIE

Brat Productions presents CARRIE

a comedy by Erik Jackson
based on the novel by Stephen King
Directed by Michael Alltop

October 2 – November 7, 2010
Press night, Thursday, October 7 at 8 p.m.

@ Underground Arts at the Wolf Building
340 North 12th Street (at Callowhill), Philadelphia
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Temple Repertory Theater

Friends of Temple Theaters may know the sprawling Tomlinson Theater stage well, but this summer the space will be reimagined to facilitate a compelling, dramatic exchange between the actors and the audience. To achieve this, the audience will sit in a disarmingly intimate configuration—up close and personal with the stage and the actors—literally thrusting them into the action of the play. Read more »

Pig Iron Theatre Company

Founded in 1995, Pig Iron has rapidly become known as a unique, innovative voice in American theatre and an audience favorite at the Live Arts Festival in their hometown of Philadelphia. Read more »

Philadelphia Young Playwrights

Founded in 1987 by Adele Magner, and led today by Executive Producing Director Glen Knapp, Philadelphia Young Playwrights is an award-winning program that taps the potential of youth and inspires learning through playwriting in more than 50 public and private K-12 schools each year. Read more »

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Mauckingbird Theatre Company

Canary Promotion continues its work on media relations for Mauckingbird Theatre Company, Philadelphia’s only company exclusively dedicated to producing innovative, affordable, gay-themed theater.

Beautiful Thing
By Jonathan Harvey
January 15 - February 2, 2014
Skybox at the Adrienne Read more »

Mauckingbird Theatre Company

“Gay or not Gay, this is simply good theater.” – Philadelphia Magazine Read more »

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Mauckingbird Theatre Company
723 Spruce Street, 3F
Philadelphia, PA 19106

(215) 923-8909

Temple Repertory Theater

Temple Repertory Theater, a newly-created professional company of artists closely associated with the Department of Theater at Temple University, announces the launch of its inaugural season this summer in Philadelphia.  Under the leadership of Executive Producer Roberta Sloan and Artistic Director Dan Kern (Barrymore Award-winning director of Skylight at Lantern Theater Company), Temple Repertory Theater will create actor-driven productions that focus on the professional excellence of the actor and mastery of the text to creat Read more »

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Bristol Riverside Theatre

Since 1986, BRT has brought consistently acclaimed professional theatre to Bucks County and maintained a long-term commitment to finding and developing new plays. The theatre is the recipient of over 50 Barrymore Award nominations for Excellence in Theatre, given annually by the Theatre Alliance of Greater Philadelphia. In addition to its mainstage productions, the theatre serves as a cultural hub for the community, with such programs as children’s theatre, community concerts and exhibitions of local visual arts. Read more »

Swim Pony Performing Arts

The performing arts collective behind Philly Fringe hits Purr, Pull, Reign: A Litigious Fantasy in D (’09), The Giant Squid (’08) and The Ballad of Joe Hill (‘06) has established Swim Pony Performing Arts, an independent Philadelphia-based theater company dedicated to producing entirely original new work. Read more »