The Players Club News

YEAR OF THE ROOSTER Opens at CoHo Season 22, 10/27YEAR OF THE ROOSTER Opens at CoHo Season 22, 10/27
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Year of the Rooster is a furious, foul-mouthed, comedic attack on heavy-weight subjects like rural poverty, animal cruelty and toxic masculinity in America. (more...)

Bad Girls In the News:  Players Club of Swarthmore presents CHICAGO, 9/15-30Bad Girls In the News: Players Club of Swarthmore presents CHICAGO, 9/15-30
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

The Players Club of Swarthmore opens its 107th season of award-winning community theater with the Kander, Ebb & Fosse classic musical Chicago Sept. 15-30, for ten performances at 614 Fairview Ave. in Swarthmore.  Set in Chicago during the Roaring Twenties, an era renowned for organized crime, alcohol prohibition and the very best jazz, Anne Marie Scalies directs a razor-sharp show about bad girls behaving badly that will bring sass and brass to the Players Club of Swarthmore stage, along with choreography by Katie Sienkiewicz and Nate Golden, and musical direction by Emily Szal. Buy tickets online atwww.pcstheater.org. (more...)

Players Club Of Swarthmore To Hold Season Kick-Off Event, 9/9Players Club Of Swarthmore To Hold Season Kick-Off Event, 9/9
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

The Players Club of Swarthmore (PCS) welcomes the community to its 2017-18 season with a lively kick-off party on September 9, from 6:30 to 11 p.m. at The Players Club of Swarthmore, 614 Fairview Rd, Swarthmore. (more...)

Carmen Cusack to Launch Cabaret 313's Fifth Anniversary SeasonCarmen Cusack to Launch Cabaret 313's Fifth Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

Cabaret 313's fifth anniversary season begins on Saturday, Sep. 23 with Tony Award-nominated actress Carmen Cusack (Bright Star) in An Evening with Carmen Cusack. (more...)

Writer, Performer and Cabaret Star Justin Sayre to Return to Joe's Pub with I'M GORGEOUS INSIDEWriter, Performer and Cabaret Star Justin Sayre to Return to Joe's Pub with I'M GORGEOUS INSIDE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Justin Sayre, creator and host of the acclaimed comedy variety show and cult hit, The Meeting* of the International Order of Sodomites, will soon debut his new witty and sexy cabaret show, I'm Gorgeous Inside. The show, which is a sensual exploration of love and bad girl archetypes, begins its run September 22, 23, and 24 at Joe's Pub at The Public Theater in New York City. (more...)

Players Club of Swarthmore Presents FRECKLEFACE STRAWBERRYPlayers Club of Swarthmore Presents FRECKLEFACE STRAWBERRY
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2017

The Players Club of Swarthmore's Children's Theater Series ends their summer series with  musical comedy,  Freckleface Strawberry, directed by Alexandra Greene.  Performances are August 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, and 24  at 7 p.m.  on the Raymond W. Smith Stage at Players Club of Swarthmore, 614 Fairview Rd. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for children and free for children under age 3. Buy tickets at www.pcstheater.org or at the door. Running time is 50 minutes. (more...)

Carmen Cusack, Kyle Riabko and More Set for Cabaret 313's 2017-18 SeasonCarmen Cusack, Kyle Riabko and More Set for Cabaret 313's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Cabaret 313's 2017-18 season marks its fifth anniversary as Detroit's premier cabaret presenter, offering audiences the opportunity to experience some of Broadway's biggest names and brightest young talent. The season includes five performances across the city featuring Tony Award nominees and Grammy Award winners. (more...)

Theater For The New City's Dream Up Festival Presents The US Premiere of FINISHING THE SUITTheater For The New City's Dream Up Festival Presents The US Premiere of FINISHING THE SUIT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

'Finishing the Suit' is a memory play, written by Lawrence Aronovitch and directed by Joan Kane, about a tailor who mourns the loss of the two most important people in his life: his lover Jimmy and his most famous client, the Duke of Windsor. (more...)

Photo Flash: Remembering a Broadway Legend- Barbara CookPhoto Flash: Remembering a Broadway Legend- Barbara Cook
by Walter McBride - Aug 9, 2017

As BroadwayWorld sadly reported yesterday, Barbara Cook has passed away at 89. This is an enormous loss for Broadway, the golden age of television and the music world. (more...)

David Bowie Guides MOONAGE DAYDREAM at Philadelphia FringeDavid Bowie Guides MOONAGE DAYDREAM at Philadelphia Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2017

Ego Actus brings its one-woman show, Moonage Daydream to the 2017 Philadelphia Fringe Festival. Moonage Daydream tells the story of a young woman's coming of age with David Bowie as her imaginary guide. (more...)

The Near-Sighted Knight and Far-Sighted Dragon Come to PCSThe Near-Sighted Knight and Far-Sighted Dragon Come to PCS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

The Players Club of Swarthmore's Children's Theater Series continues the summer fun with the Children's Series musical comedy The Near-Sighted Knight and the Far-Sighted Dragon, directed by Ryan Goulden.  Performances are July 18, 19, 20, 25, 26 and 27 at 7 p.m.  on the Raymond W. Smith Stage at Players Club of Swarthmore, 614 Fairview Rd. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for children and free for children under age 3. Buy tickets at www.pcstheater.org or at the door. Running time is 50 minutes. (more...)

The Players Club of Swarthmore to Present 2017 New Play FestivalThe Players Club of Swarthmore to Present 2017 New Play Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

The Players Club of Swarthmore presents its 2017 New Play Festival on the weekend of July 28.  There are four plays, all by experienced area playwrights, each performed once in a staged reading. (more...)

New Podcast by Justin Sayre SPARKLE & CIRCULATE Features LGBT Activist Dick LeitschNew Podcast by Justin Sayre SPARKLE & CIRCULATE Features LGBT Activist Dick Leitsch
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2017

SPARKLE & CIRCULATE with JUSTIN SAYRE - the official monthly podcast of theInternational Order of Sodomites - has posted its new episode, which features an interview with Dick Leitsch, a writer, historian and activist who was involved in some of the major events in queer history. (more...)

Romy Nordlinger's PLACES to Make World Premiere at 59E59 Before Edinburgh FringeRomy Nordlinger's PLACES to Make World Premiere at 59E59 Before Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2017

Yonder Window Theatre Company and Parity Productions have announced that writer/performer Romy Nordlinger's Places is among the selected performances for this year's East to Edinburgh at 59E59 Theaters (Val Day, Artistic Director; Brian Beirne, Managing Director). Places will play 6 performances in July before traveling to Edinburgh, Scotland for the 2017 Fringe Festival where it will have 25 performances over the month of August (4th - 27th).   (more...)

FURRY TAILS WITH A TWIST Comes to Players Club of SwarthmoreFURRY TAILS WITH A TWIST Comes to Players Club of Swarthmore
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2017

The Players Club of Swarthmore Children's Series kicks off the summer with an inventive and interactive production of Furry Tails with a Twist. (more...)

Amber Martin Featured on New Episode of Justin Sayre's SPARKLE & CIRCULATE PodcastAmber Martin Featured on New Episode of Justin Sayre's SPARKLE & CIRCULATE Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2017

SPARKLE & CIRCULATE with JUSTIN SAYRE - the official monthly podcast of the International Order of Sodomites - has posted its new episode, which features an interview with vocalist, actress and writer AMBER MARTIN. She joins host Justin Sayre to discuss her new album "A.M. Gold" - which features collaborations with transgender pioneer Kate Bornstein and Jake Shears of the Scissor Sisters - in addition to her love of vintage K-Tel records, and Mattachine, the acclaimed New York queer party she hosts with John Cameron Mitchell. (more...)

Elliot Martin, Broadway Producer of Shows Starring Ingrid Bergman, Rex Harrison, Al Pacino and More, Dies at 93Elliot Martin, Broadway Producer of Shows Starring Ingrid Bergman, Rex Harrison, Al Pacino and More, Dies at 93
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

Elliot Martin, renowned Broadway producer and Tony Award winner passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 21st, in Connecticut, surrounded by his family. He was 93. (more...)

Photo Flash: Greg Hildreth, Dave Malloy & More Celebrate SPACE on Ryder Farm at 2017 Kick-Off PartyPhoto Flash: Greg Hildreth, Dave Malloy & More Celebrate SPACE on Ryder Farm at 2017 Kick-Off Party
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2017

SPACE on Ryder Farm, the non-profit artist residency program located on Ryder Farm, an idyllic 200 year-old working organic farm in Brewster, New York announced its 2017 season for The Working Farm, Family Residency, Creative Solutions Symposium and Artistic Residency programs at The Players Club. In attendance were Greg Hildreth, Vella Lovell, and Colby Minifie, as well as 2017 SPACE residents Dave Malloy, Eliza Bent, and Cusi Cram. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

Justin Vivian Bond and More Sign on for THE MEETING*'s Final Shows at Joe's PubJustin Vivian Bond and More Sign on for THE MEETING*'s Final Shows at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

The Meeting* hosted by Justin Sayre - the monthly gathering of the International Order of Sodomites, the centuries-old organization which sets the mythic Gay Agenda - will conclude its acclaimed eight year run this Sunday, May 14 with two performances at 7:00 PM and 9:30 PM at Joe's Pub at The Public Theater. (more...)

Young People's Theatre Workshop presents BYE BYE BIRDIE 5/26- 6/4Young People's Theatre Workshop presents BYE BYE BIRDIE 5/26- 6/4
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Young People's Theatre Workshop (YPTW) presents the hip-swiveling, rock 'n roll musical comedy Bye Bye Birdie, on stage at the Players Club of Swarthmore May 26 to June 4. The Bye Bye Birdie cast includes more than 60 student thespians from the Philadelphia area, ages 8-18. Show dates are May 26, 27, 30, June 1 and 3 at 7:30 p.m., May 29 at 6 p.m. and May 28 and June 4 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $12 and all seats are reserved. Call 610-558-0988 to reserve tickets. (more...)

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