More engrossing, more alienating, and more disciplined than its predecessor.
How can a radically plotless work communicate a complex and controversial theory?
An entertaining cautionary tale about the wages of greed and consumerism
In Process: PhiladelphiaDANCE.org’s new residency program to have its first showing with Sam Tower + Ensemble
Sam Tower + Ensemble will show a selection of In Process material that has resulted from their residence at CHI Movement Art Center.
A multimedia collaboration helmed by choreographer Sam Tower, who created last year’s Fringe hit 901 Nowhere Street.
When you think Philadelphia theater, you think Bruce Graham. He shares his thoughts about his latest play, the state of theater in Philadelphia, and the art of writing plays.
The new series kicks off with shorts from Sam Tower/ Plant Me Here, The Naked Stark, John Rosenberg/ Hella Fresh, and Josh McIlvain/ SmokeyScout.
A new site-specific re-envisioning of Schnitzler’s 19th-century play brings post-modern import to his now-historic examination of socio-sexual mores.
EgoPo Classic Theater continues its foray into classics of American drama with a focus on female playwrights.
The mysterious world of film noir is given a new twist as an all-female cast reconfigures the traditionally male crime-detective genre.
Emilie Krause talks about her Fringe play, her work as an actor and devisor, and how she’s probably not a real-ife femme fatale.
Local theater writers vote for their favorites in twelve categories!
Performers past and present share their thoughts and memories on a decade of Shakespeare in Clark Park.
A Woman’s World: A conversation with Brenna Geffers, Lane Savadove, and Adrienne Mackey on bringing a new focus on women to Philadelphia theater
For the theme of its 2015–16 season, EgoPo Classic Theater has announced it will honor American female playwrights: Lillian Hellman, Clare Boothe Luce, and Sophie Treadwell.
The iconic three-act, three-hour marathon of marital warfare eviscerates the myth of the American family, revealing the drama and devastation behind the façade of our societal expectations
Director Whit MacLaughlin employs both live actors and shadow puppets to convey both the darkness and magic of the popular story.
Whit MacLaughlin is going off the deep end with this one. Are you willing to jump in with him? New Paradise Laboratories’ handsomely crafted, meticulously acted, and totally weird production, is not easily accessible. Nothing much can be taken literally here, and the production doesn’t reward searching for specific meanings as it creates its own tilted world with its own skewed logic.
Rhrough minimal, absurd dialogue and highly stylized, disjointed movement, the ensemble-devised work evokes the boredom and bad behavior of a privileged vacationing family of film artists and their guests.