The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre demonstrates Shakespeare’s continued relevance with a well-choreographed comedy of contemplation.View More TWELFTH NIGHT (Philly Shakes): What you will!
This is a solidly accessible MACBETH, with comprehensible delivery and an easy-to-follow story—the kind of Shakespeare you go see with your high school class.View More MACBETH (Philly Shakes): Blood should have blood
Seven actors explain, enact, and parody a series of Shakespeare’s “bloody bits” in this fast, furious, and funny mash-up of The Bard’s iconic death and battle scenes.View More KILL WILL (Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre): 2015 Fringe review 54
Top Philly theater writer Deb Miller previews the best of the 2015 Philadelphia Fringe Festival.View More Deb Miller’s 15 Top Picks for the 2015 Fringe Festival
Philly Shakes is offering audiences a mid-spring series of supplemental events on three Sundays in April and May.View More Lecture, Talkback, Slam! Upcoming events at The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre
J Hernandez has been a constant presence on Philadelphia stages his acclaimed portrayal of Iago in a 2013 production of Othello. Phindie spoke to the Texas native about relocating, being a Latino actor, and why he loves Philly theater.View More J Hernandez: Feeling the Love in Philadelphia!
Aaron Cromie brings his inimitable brand of wit and insight to this exuberant interpretation of HENRY V.View More HENRY V (Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre): Bringing history to life and making learning fun
Robin Malan’s iHAMLET, a stripped-down contemporary one-man adaptation of Hamlet, is performed in The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre’s Fringe production by one impressive woman. Actor/musician/composer Melissa Dunphy displays a remarkable command of the non-linear script, not once misspeaking a word of her 55-minute solo performance.View More iHAMLET (Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre): Fringe Review 28
They’ve known each other for what—a couple of hours? Already they’re crazy in love, and they’ll steadfastly love each other against all odds. A love to die for. One of the world’s most celebrated and enduring love stories, ROMEO AND JULIET, is currently on stage at The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre.View More ROMEO AND JULIET (Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre): A Love to Die for
Carmen Khan has devoted much of her life and professional career to Shakespeare. She is well known to the Philadelphia theater community as the founding…View More Celebrating Shakespeare at 450: An Interview with The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre’s Carmen Khan