Casting actors you don’t know is like getting a dog from the animal shelter. Shit is cool for a while but then they flip the fuck out and bite you or run away.View More Philly Actors Who Are Better Than You (at acting) and Deserve to be Seen
Would Sebastian would rather sleep with Hillary or Donald, what the hell his Fringe show was about, and what’s the worst way to cook an omelette?View More Philly’s Kinda Cool episode 2.1: We back!
Sometimes brutal, but always on point, AN OBVIOUSLY FOGGOT is the explosive, vibrant queer play we’ve been waiting for in this year’s festival.View More AN OBVIOUSLY FOGGOT (Poison Apple Initiative): 2016 Fringe review 50
I’M ENOUGH, a one night only flash performance by Sebastian Cummings, hits the stage of PhilaMOCA tonight.View More I’M ENOUGH. Music to the show
Sebastian Cummings is putting together a show in just two weeks. His reasons why should be a clarion call to all artists out there.View More Hey Artists! You’re enough.
This week’s Philly’s Kinda Cool considers Melania Trump’s plagiarism, harassment, and whether it’s cooler to be black or gay.View More Philly’s Kinda Cool episode 5: Ten citywides, harassment, and which is cooler “black or gay”?
On this week’s Philly’s Kinda Cool, we share stories of interactions between local people and the police. We also talk babies, James France “getting into…View More Philly’s Kinda Cool episode 4: The police, babies, local music and James Franco “getting in character”
What kinda cool? Philly’s Kinda Cool. Episode 2 of new local music and talk podcast.View More Philly’s Kinda Cool: Episode 2
A new radio show playing local music and talk local happenings and bullshit.View More Philly’s Kinda Cool: Episode 1
Sebastian describes SHOWBIZ as “part theater, part concert special, part social commentary extravaganza.”View More There’s No Bizness like SHOWBIZ: Sebastian has a new show
Sebastian has created a hilarious faux news Kickstarter video lambasting racism, homophobia, and media vacuity. If the show is going to be this good, it’s worth throwing in a couple bucks.View More Do Not Give This Man Your Money: Sebastian’s hilarious Kickstarter video
Sebastian Cummings has always been a little edgy. A military brat, a black man in the white suburbs, a Jamaican American in African American black society, a gay…View More Sebastian Cummings talks about LIFE ON THE FRINGE
Sebastian’s dance-music-theater creations draw from each art without being confined to easy definitions. This Saturday’s Sorry, I’m Just Human marks a culmination of two years of choreographic, musical, and theatrical experimentation.View More Seven dancers. 200 Surveys. 4-inch Leather Boots. SORRY, I’M JUST HUMAN.
Excerpted from thINKingDANCE.net. Upon entering the dark, intimate AUX space for Meg Foley’s first DANCE IT OUT (a new series she is curating), the crowd made…View More DANCE IT OUT: SEBASTIAN AND SHANNON (curated by Meg Foley): What Stays With You
And the festivities continue at GayFest! with Philip Dawkins’s acclaimed play THE HOMOSEXUALS. Gritty and thoughtful, with a broad scope of characterizations and universally relatable themes,…View More THE HOMOSEXUALS (Quince): Ten turbulent years for one young man, six friends, and an entire community
Josh McIlvain’s RETURN OF CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE AND SHOE should be put in a time capsule and used by future generations as a how-to…View More RETURN OF CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE AND SHOE (SmokeyScout): 60-second review
Hella Fresh is staging THE GAMBLING ROOM at Papermill Theater in Kensington. One of several little companies working in small neighborhood venues, Hella Fresh is…View More THE GAMBLING ROOM (Hella Fresh Theater): An ambitious conundrum
There is something appealing about short theater. A ten to thirty minute play can be unapologetically funny, without aiming for emotional depth or bothering with character…View More Fever Dream’s BEYOND THERAPY Is No Couch Potato
Here are my annual picks for the best of Philadelphia theater: Best Play: August: Osage County (Arden) Honorable mention: The Island (Lantern) Best Actor, Male: Frank…View More Best of Philadelphia Theater, 2011-12
4SW Productions is launching onto the Philadelphia theater scene with a showcase of short comedic plays next Monday in the third-floor space at Plays & Players theater.…View More Live from Philadelphia… it’s 4SW Live! (FREE show)