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Daniel Ison

 
Birth Place:
Philadelphia
Bio:
Daniel Ison is an actor, composer, and sound designer. He holds a B.A. in Music Composition from Eastern University.   A large amount of his work consist of sound design for theaters in Philadelphia. In 2018 he was nominated for a Barrymore Award for Outstanding Original Music for The Art ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Philadelphia

Bio:
Daniel Ison is an actor, composer, and sound designer. He holds a B.A. in Music Composition from Eastern University.   A large amount of his work consist of sound design for theaters in Philadelphia. In 2018 he was nominated for a Barrymore Award for Outstanding Original Music for The Art ... (read complete bio)
CHOIR BOY Will Make its Philadelphia Premiere Photo CHOIR BOY Will Make its Philadelphia Premiere
by Stephi Wild - Feb 8, 2022

Philadelphia Theatre Company kicks off 2022 with the Philadelphia Premiere of a TONY Award-winning play from an Academy Award winning writer. Audiences return to PTC for soaring gospel music and a story about singing in your own key as Tarell Alvin McCraney's Choir Boy takes the stage.

BWW Review: A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Roars to Life at The Arden Theatre Company Photo BWW Review: A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Roars to Life at The Arden Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2022

After a long two-year wait, the Arden Theatre Company has finally brought the curtain up on its highly anticipated production of Tennessee Williams' 'A Streetcar Named Desire.' Originally slated for March 2020, the Arden's 'Streetcar' officially opened last night to a packed, masked, and vaxxed house.

1812 Productions to Revive SET MODEL THEATRE Photo 1812 Productions to Revive SET MODEL THEATRE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 5, 2022

Conceived at the height of national quarantine, Set Model Theatre is a documentary series that pulls back the curtain on the creative processes of 15 Philadelphia theatre designers as they work in distanced collaboration on a fantasy production of Shakespeare's King Lear.

BWW Review: THE GARBOLOGIST at Philadelphia Theatre Company-A Must See Photo BWW Review: THE GARBOLOGIST at Philadelphia Theatre Company-A Must See
by Marina Kennedy - Nov 23, 2021

The Garbologist, a captivating and entertaining new play written by Lindsay Joelle opens the 2021-2022 Season by the Philadelphia Theatre Company (PTC).  It will be onstage through December 5th.  Don’t miss this two-hander! 

Sanitation Workers Take Center Stage In World Premiere at Philadelphia Theatre Compan Photo Sanitation Workers Take Center Stage In World Premiere at Philadelphia Theatre Company
by Stephi Wild - Oct 28, 2021

Directed by Brooklyn-based Estefanía Fadul, The Garbologists stars Bensalem native Ngozi Anyanwu, making their Philadelphia region debut, joined by Philadelphia favorite Steven Rishard.

Philly Designers On Display At Set Model Theatre Photo Philly Designers On Display At Set Model Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2021

1812 Productions will present a one-of-a-kind digital theatre experience, Set Model Theatre. Conceived at the height of national quarantine, Set Model Theatre is a documentary series that pulls back the curtain on the creative processes of 15 Philadelphia theatre designers as they work in distanced collaboration on a fantasy production of Shakespeare's King Lear.

Philly Designers on Display at Set Model Theatre Photo Philly Designers on Display at Set Model Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2021

1812 Productions will present a one-of-a-kind digital theatre experience, Set Model Theatre. Conceived at the height of national quarantine, Set Model Theatre is a documentary series that pulls back the curtain on the creative processes of 15 Philadelphia theatre designers as they work in distanced collaboration on a fantasy production of Shakespeare's King Lear.

Chicago Children's Theatre to Premiere DIAMOND'S DREAM Photo Chicago Children's Theatre to Premiere DIAMOND'S DREAM
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 6, 2021

A world premiere short puppet film about an African-American child in Chicago navigating the Covid-19 pandemic is the first new work to emerge from the Springboard Project, a new initiative launched in 2020 by Chicago Children’s Theatre to foster new works for young audiences by diverse local writers.

Playwrights' Center Announces 37th Annual PlayLabs Festival Photo Playwrights' Center Announces 37th Annual PlayLabs Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2020

For the 37th annual presentation of PlayLabs Festival, the premier new play incubation program, the Playwrights' Center is meeting the changing needs of the moment. Public readings will be presented online and the festival roster has expanded to include four playwrights developing their work.

The Wilma Theater Presents Their First Ever Audio Drama, IS GOD IS Photo The Wilma Theater Presents Their First Ever Audio Drama, IS GOD IS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2020

The Wilma Theater in Philadelphia  has announced their first ever full-length audio production, IS GOD IS, in collaboration with 2X2L Programme and Die Cast

Quintessence Theatre Group Announces Extension For RACHEL Photo Quintessence Theatre Group Announces Extension For RACHEL
by Stephi Wild - Feb 16, 2020

Quintessence Theatre Group, Philadelphia's professional classic repertory theatre, has a hit on its hands with the Philadelphia premiere of Angelina Weld Grimké's 1916 masterpiece, Rachel. This classic work will now close Saturday, February 29. All performances are at the Sedgwick Theater, 7137 Germantown Ave., Mt. Airy, Philadelphia, 19119.a?? To purchase tickets, visit www.QTGrep.orga??or call 215.987.4450.

Quintessence Theatre Group Kicks Off 2020 with Philadelphia Premiere of RACHEL Photo Quintessence Theatre Group Kicks Off 2020 with Philadelphia Premiere of RACHEL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 3, 2020

Quintessence Theatre Group, Philadelphia's professional classic repertory theatre, continues its 10th season of progressive classics with the Philadelphia premiere of Angelina Weld Grimké's 1916 masterpiece, Rachel. All performances, running January 29-February 16, are at the Sedgwick Theater, 7137 Germantown Ave., Mt. Airy, Philadelphia, 19119.a?? To purchase tickets, visit www.QTGrep.orga??or call 215.987.4450.

THE SNOW QUEEN Brings Seasonal Magic To Arden Theatre Company Photo THE SNOW QUEEN Brings Seasonal Magic To Arden Theatre Company
by Stephi Wild - Oct 16, 2019

Get ready to be transported on a magical journey through the four seasons! The Arden Theatre Company brings THE SNOW QUEEN to Philadelphia for the holiday season. This frozen tale perfect for all ages comes to the F. Otto Haas stage from November 27, 2019 to January 26, 2020. Reviewing press are invited to the 4PM show on December 7, or any show afterwards.

The 2019 Barrymore Awards Recipients Announced Photo The 2019 Barrymore Awards Recipients Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 14, 2019

The 25th Annual Barrymore Awards were held in South Philly and awarded $92,000 in grants to artists and organizations.

Theatre Philadelphia Announces Nominees For The 2019 BARRYMORE AWARDS Photo Theatre Philadelphia Announces Nominees For The 2019 BARRYMORE AWARDS
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 19, 2019

Theatre Philadelphia, the non-profit organization that promotes and celebrates theatre across the Philadelphia region, has announced this year's nominees for the Barrymore Awards for Excellence in Theatre. 

RED LODGE Comes to Philly Fringe Photo RED LODGE Comes to Philly Fringe
by Stephi Wild - Jul 29, 2019

Red Lodge, Montana is a new work co-created by director Michael Osinski and the ensemble cast. Set in the former girls' locker room in the basement of Bok, the show follows a troupe of actors as they attempt to produce their own send-up of Lynch's landmark television series Twin Peaks. What they end up creating is a live-action nightmare. Audience members will follow the characters through the performance space as if they are walking through one of David Lynch's films.

Curio Theatre Company Closes Season With THE WINTER'S TALE Photo Curio Theatre Company Closes Season With THE WINTER'S TALE
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 8, 2019

Curio Theatre Company closes its season out with a classic work by William Shakespeare and a trial of a new ticketing initiative. The 2018-2019 will close with a new production of William Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale. This story of forgiveness, folly, and redemption will start previews April 24. It will open Saturday, April 27 at 8 p.m. Industry Night is Monday April 29 at 8 p.m. There is a matinee Saturday, May 11 at 2 p.m. With this show, Curio wanted to look at ways to provide quality theatre programming at a fraction of a cost to the community. The company has introduced CuriosiTix: PLAY It Forward. With this initiative, Curio hopes to welcome new audience members that may have shied away from theatre previously due to financial constraints thereby creating a patron base that represents the evolving neighborhood of West Philadelphia. Tickets are available online at www.curiotheatre.org or by phone at 215-921-8243. All shows are performed at Curio's home theatre at the Calvary Center for Culture and Community, 4740 Baltimore Avenue.

Photo Flash: First Look at nis Nua's American Premiere of BOX CLEVER Photo Photo Flash: First Look at nis Nua's American Premiere of BOX CLEVER
by Stephi Wild - Feb 11, 2019

Inis Nua Theatre presents English playwright Monsay Whitney's Box Clever for its American premiere, directed by Artistic Director Tom Reing. In a women's shelter in London, headstrong, mouthy and maybe a little crazy Marnie struggles to take care of her four-year-old daughter in a moving and relevant dark comedy. This edgy two-hander stars Inis newcomer Ruby Wolf as Marnie, and Inis alum Rachel Brodeur playing all other roles. Previews begin Wednesday, February 6, with opening night on Friday, February 8. The show runs through February 24, 2019 for a total of 15 performances. All performances will take place at the Louis Bluver Theatre at the Drake, 302 South Hicks Street. Tickets are $25 - $35. For reservations, visit inisnuatheatre.org. Box Clever is part of the return of Philly Theatre Week, presented by Theatre Philadelphia. Please note that while this play is lighthearted at its core, it does tackle some difficult issues including intimate partner violence. For more information ahead of the performance, please contact Inis Nua Theatre.

Inis Nua Presents American Premiere of BOX CLEVER by Monsay Whitney Photo Inis Nua Presents American Premiere of BOX CLEVER by Monsay Whitney
by Julie Musbach - Feb 7, 2019

Inis Nua Theatre presents English playwright Monsay Whitney's Box Clever for its American premiere, directed by Artistic Director Tom Reing. In a women's shelter in London, headstrong, mouthy and maybe a little crazy Marnie struggles to take care of her four-year-old daughter in a moving and relevant dark comedy. This edgy two-hander stars Inis newcomer Ruby Wolf as Marnie, and Inis alum Rachel Brodeur playing all other roles.

Mary Shelley's FRANKENSTEIN Opens Next Month at The Sedgwick Theatre Photo Mary Shelley's FRANKENSTEIN Opens Next Month at The Sedgwick Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 28, 2018

Quintessence Theatre Group, Philadelphia's newest Equity theatre, launches its ninth season of progressive classic theatre with a world premiere adaptation of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. Quintessence joins the 200th anniversary celebration of one of the world's greatest horror stories with an original adaptation of Shelley's timely tale of humanity's obsession with knowledge and of the unintended consequences of scientific innovation. All performances are at the Sedgwick Theater, 7137 Germantown Ave., Mt. Airy, Philadelphia, 19119.  To purchase tickets, visit www.QTGrep.org or call 215.987.4450.

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