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A really funny thing is happening now at the Walnut Street Theatre

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Oct 2 at 10:30am

Stephen Sondheim's, Burt Shevelove's and Larry Gelbart's classic musical, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is now at the Walnut Street Theatre in Philadelphia until October 22.
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Rock and Roll Man now at the Bucks County Playhouse

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Sep 27 at 10:30am

A world premiere musical is now at the Bucks County Playhouse until October 1st. Rock and Roll Man is a great new musical which tells the compelling story of Alan Freed, the DJ who became famous for playing 'Race Music,' eventually coining the term 'Rock and Roll.' It is a great evening of rock and roll.
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'A Magical Storybook' production of The Magic Flute

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Sep 25 at 10:30am

Mozart's opera The Magic Flute is being presented by Opera Philadelphia now until September 24 at Philadelphia's Academy of Music. Opera Philadelphia's festival, named O17, is an intense, immersive experience of five new opera productions and related programs which began September 14 and ends September 25. As their advertising states, 'For 12 days, our city is a stage.'
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Opera Philadelphia's Elizabeth Cree: a tale of sadism, lesbianism, and alcoholism

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Sep 22 at 10:30am

They based their opera on the novel, The Trial of Elizabeth Cree, by Peter Ackroyd. Elizabeth Cree, a co-production with Chicago Opera Theater, is an Opera Philadelphia O17 Festival production.
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A Long Days Journey Into Black America: A Raisin in the Sun

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Sep 21 at 10:30am

What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up/ like a raisin in the sun?
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The play Red Velvet explores race, class, egotism, and art

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Sep 20 at 10:30am

From now until October 8, the Lantern Theater Company is presenting the Philadelphia premiere of Lolita Chakrabarti’s drama, Red Velvet.
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Paradise Lost: Other Desert Cities at Bucks County Playhouse

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Aug 24 at 10:30am

Many plays have been set during the holidays. Often, holidays are when families and loved ones gather to enjoy each other's company and to celebrate their bonds. This isn't always the case. One such play which explores the darker side of family relations is Jon Robin Baitz's drama, Other Desert Cities, now at the Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope until September 2.
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The hit musical Wicked now at the Academy of Music

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Aug 7 at 10:30am

Good news! A fabulous touring production of Wicked has just landed in Philadelphia at the Academy of Music and you have only until August 27 to see it. Don't miss it.
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A new production of the shady, comic gangster musical, Guys and Dolls

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Jul 31 at 10:30am

Rarely performed because of the large cast, The Bucks County Playhouse is presenting this musical until August 12. It is the largest musical ever presented on this stage and well worth seeing.
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Guy Ritchie's film King Arthur: Legend of the Sword, a camp, homoerotic spectacle

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Jul 5 at 10:30am

King Arthur is the latest film from director Guy Ritchie's fevered mind. Can any man survive being married to Madonna and still be straight on the Kinsey Scale?
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Larry Shue's The Nerd brings bushels of gay subtext to the Bucks County Playhouse

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Jun 28 at 10:30am

Be careful what you wish for; be very very careful. This might be the lesson behind the modern day fable, The Nerd, now at the Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope, PA, until July 15.
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Fun Home, a lesbian roman a clef, now at the Forrest Theatre

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Jun 16 at 10:30am

Winner of five TONY Awards in 2015, Fun Home will be at Philadelphia’s Forrest Theatre until June 18, a presentation of the Kimmel’s Broadway Philadelphia season.
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Recalling the 1970s, when everyone would try anything to have a good time

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Jun 5 at 10:30am

Before AIDS nearly decimated an entire generation of gay men, before just about anyone had heard of skin lichens, herpes, HPV, or shingles, there was a sexual revolution
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Pennsylvania Ballet's splendid program RE/ACTION at the Academy of Music

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Jun 2 at 10:30am

The dancers at the Saturday evening, May 13th, performance of Pennsylvania Ballet's program titled RE/ACTION were uniformly splendid. One could not say that the season ended on a high note because there were so many high notes throughout the season. The evening was quite simply, a joy.
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Intimate Apparel by Lynn Nottage at the McCarter

posted by Ralph Malachowski on May 31 at 10:30am

The McCarter Theatre Center once again hosted a Pride Night on May 18th. This night, the production was Lynn Nottage's drama Intimate Apparel.
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The Arden presents Gypsy

posted by Ralph Malachowski on May 30 at 10:30am

May 24 was the opening night of Gypsy at the Arden Theatre Company of Philadelphia. The demand was so great during previews that the run has already been extended from its original closing to June 25th
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Clue: On Stage to open Bucks County Playhouse season

posted by Ralph Malachowski on May 2 at 10:30am

The press corps was invited to the Parry Mansion to meet the cast and director of the world premiere of Clue: On Stage which opens the Bucks County Playhouse season.
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Shut Up and Dance 25th Anniversary

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Apr 28 at 10:30am

For the twenty-fifth time, Shut Up and Dance will be presented April 29 to benefit Manna, whose motto is “Delivering Nourishment, Improving Health” to those who are battling life-threatening illnesses.
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Euan Morton on Hedwig and the Angry Inch

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Apr 18 at 10:30am

Hedwig and the Angry Inch had a long, successful run on Broadway. It is now touring with Euan Morton as Hedwig,
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Next Move Dance presents Jessica Lang Dance

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Apr 13 at 10:30am

Jessica Lang Dance will perform at Philadelphia's Prince Theater until Sunday, April 9 as part of the Next Move Dance season
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Murder on the Orient Express: Another Outstanding Production

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Apr 10 at 10:30am

The McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton, New Jersey, presented the world premiere of Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express. Adapted for the stage by Ken Ludwig, and directed by Artistic Director and Resident Playwright Emily Mann, it was one of the finest plays of this season.
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Walnut Street Theatre presents The Importance of Being Earnest

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Apr 6 at 10:30am

Wilde’s last play The Importance of Being Earnest now at the Walnut Street Theatre in Philadelphia is a sparkling, true production of this masterpiece.
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Jon Peterson: A Seasoned Seducer Who Will Welcome You to Cabaret

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Apr 4 at 10:30am

The classic Kander and Ebb musical, Cabaret, will soon be arriving at the Academy of Music, as part of the Broadway Philadelphia at the Kimmel Center season.
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OUT Broadway Performer Jose Llana

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Mar 22 at 10:30am

Jose Llana is a Filipino-American singer and actor best known for his roles on Broadway - a singer, actor, and out gay man
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A week in review: three totally different, awesome evenings

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Mar 20 at 10:30am

Like the postal carrier motto, neither rain, nor snow, nor dark of night could postpone my reviews of three exemplary, yet very different events recently presented in Philadelphia
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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Mar 6 at 10:30am

Everyone wants to be in it, and no one wants to be without it, but what happens when love isn’t a two-way street? What happens when love is altruistic, all-consuming, and almost always unappreciated?
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Deborah Cox in The Body Guard

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Feb 21 at 10:30am

EXCLUSIVE interview with Deborah Cox staring in The Body Guard in Philadelphia
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Rossini rarity is presented by Opera Philadelphia

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Feb 16 at 10:30am

Gioacchino Rossini's opera Tancredi will be presented by Opera Philadelphia at the Academy of Music until February 19
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Astonishing and fresh theatre now at the McCarter Center

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Feb 6 at 10:30am

The acclaimed New York City theatre company, Bedlam, is presenting both Hamlet and Saint Joan in rotating repertory at Princeton’s McCarter Theatre Center until February 12.
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Frank Ferrante leads a terrific cast in rarely seen Neil Simon play

posted by Ralph Malachowski on Feb 1 at 10:30am

Living legend Neil Simon’s 1993 play, Laughter on the 23rd Floor, is enjoying a terrific revival now at the Walnut Street Theatre
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