Curio Theatre Company to Open Season with THE MATTER OF FRANK SCHAEFER Next Month
(10/28/2014) - Curio Theatre Company begins its 10th Anniversary season with a bang. The company is debuting a newly created work, The Matter of Frank Schaefer, this November. This world premiere runs November 12-December 6. Opening night is Friday, November 14 at 8 p.m. The show will be performed at Curio's home space at the Calvary Center for Culture and Community, 4740 Baltimore Avenue. Tickets cost $15-$25 and are available online at www.curiotheatrecompany.org or by phone at 215-525-1350.
People's Light to Present ARTHUR AND THE TALE OF THE RED DRAGON: A MUSICAL PANTO, Begin. 11/19
(10/28/2014) - As part of the Company's 40th Anniversary Season, People's Light continues what has become a unique trademark holiday experience and presents the world premiere of Arthur and the Tale of the Red Dragon: A Musical Panto, written by Pete Pryor and Samantha Bellomo with music and lyrics by Michael Ogborn. It runs November 19, 2014-January 11, 2015 on the Leonard C. Haas Stage. Associate Artistic Director Pete Pryor directs. People's Light is located at 39 Conestoga Road, Malvern, PA 19355. For tickets call 610.644.3500 or visit PeoplesLight.org. Arthur and the Tale of the Red Dragon: A Musical Panto is sponsored by PECO.
Lantern Theater Company to Present QED by Peter Parnell, 11/20-12/14
(10/28/2014) - Lantern Theater Company continues its 21st season with a remount of QED by Peter Parnell in a limited engagement that runs November 20 - December 14, 2014. Originally produced as part of the Lantern's 2006/07 season, QED went on to become one of the company's most acclaimed and best-selling productions and helped secure the Lantern's reputation for producing intelligent and thought-provoking plays that draw on varied scientific themes. [Full schedule is below.]
Arden Theatre Presents to Stage Charles Way's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Begin. 11/26
(10/28/2014) - Arden Theatre Company continues its 27th season of great stories with Beauty and the Beast by Charles Way. Whit MacLaughlin directs. Best enjoyed by families with children ages 4 and older, Beauty and the Beast runs from November 26, 2014 - February 1, 2015, on the Arden's F. Otto Haas Stage at 40 N. 2nd Street in Philadelphia.
Luna Theater's Opens Season with QUILLS Tonight
(10/25/2014) - Luna Theater Company's 13th 'Season of Seduction', commences with the darkly comic QUILLS by Doug Wright, tonight, October 25-November 15; followed by CLOSER by Patrick Marber, January 17 - February 7; and concludes with RASHOMON by Ryunosuke Akutagawa (adapted by Fay & Michael Kanin from the screenplay of Akira Kurosawa), March 21- April 11.
THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Returns to New Hope Tonight
(10/24/2014) - Dr. Frank N. Furter and his wacky entourage return to New Hope, PA when The Rocky Horror Show comes to the New Hope Arts Center this month. Performances are scheduled for tonight, October 24 at 9 pm, Saturday, October 25 at 9 pm and Today, October 31 at 9 pm and 11:59 pm. Tickets are $22 online and $25 at the door.
Arden Theatre Company Presents GREAT EXPECTATIONS, Now thru 12/14
(10/23/2014) - Arden Theatre Company continues its 27th season of great stories with Great Expectations, based on the book by Charles Dickens and adapted by Gale Childs Daly. Great Expectations runs in the Arcadia from today, October 23 through December 14, 2014. Associate Artistic Director Matthew Decker directs.