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Where Are Conservatives in the Arts?

Like truth, art has a well-known liberal bias

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Advice for Theater People Moving to NYC

Thinking of NYC creates a glamorous image in your minds, though you may hear differently from artists and experts who have been living in the city for long.

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An Open Letter to the Struggling Artists

Brad Pontius recently addressed an open motivational letter to all theater artists, especially to those struggling to earn a name in their chosen profession.

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Four Theatermakers (Re)Focus on Diversity

The second (re)Focus Fest brings together four companies using performance to spark discussion about narrative, perspective, and history.

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How to Survive an Art School

Art school is just not as easy as it sounds.

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A Three-Man Show About Two One-Man Shows: CSz Philadelphia’s TWO-MAN ONE-MAN

TWO-MAN, ONE-MAN is a three-man show—about two one-man shows—being performed as a two-man show.

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A Vagina Monologues for our Times: Earlie Bird Productions’ V2: CREATION MYTH

V2: Creation Myth follows up and updated the themes from The Vagina Monologues.

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Tiger Players: Philadelphia Asian Performing Artists present its first full production

This month, PAPA seeks to solidify its presence in the city with its first full production, Tiger Style! by Mike Lew.

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2018 Theater Preview: 11th Hour Theatre Company

For 2018, 11th Hour Theatre Company continues two series of one-off productions and presents a full main stage production of a world premiere musical.

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2018 Theater Preview: Quintessence Theatre Group

Quintessence Theatre Group of Mount Airy produces contemporary stagings of classic theatrical works.

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2018 Theater Preview: EgoPo Classic Theatre

EgoPo Classic Theatre focuses its 2017/18 series on the work of John Guare with the world premiere of Guare’s Lydie Breeze Trilogy as one fluid theatrical experience.

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Rasabox Workshop Coming to the Ethical Society

The Rasabox Workshop is the most recent series of exercises to emerge in the context of New York performance training center The Performance Workshop.

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How to Get to the Theater

Philly Limo Service offers rides to the theater

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One More Thing to Keep your Eyes Away from the Stage

cell-phoneThere should be a federal law to keep smartphones out of entertainment venues.

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Devised Theater Workshop with Leading UK Practitioner Frantic Assembly

Innovative London-based company Frantic Assembly is coming to Philadelphia on October 18, 2017, with a Devised Theater Workshop

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Philadelphia Women’s Theatre Festival Returns August 2–6, 2017

From a fledgling weekend-long event, Philadelphia Women’s Theatre Festival (PWTF) has become an established part of the city’s theater calendar.

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Stef Smith and SWALLOW: A word with the Scots playwright of Inis Nua’s new production

We checked in with Stef Smith to find out how she approaches her work.

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Louisa May Alcott and the Civil War: A tale at an historic house

Local playwright Josh Hitchens has interpreted a Civil War story by Louisa May Alcott.

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Matt and Matt: A conversation with one-man comedy duo Matt Holmes

In Matt&, Philly improv comedian Matt Holmes performs with an audience member. The show runs every month at 7pm on the fourth Thursday of the month at the new Good Good Comedy Theatre.

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All the Holiday Favorites (and then some)

This year, all the beloved holiday classics are coming to Chestnut Hill with Casabuena Cultural Productions’ Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some).