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Ace is a brisk comedy written and performed by Emmy Award-winning Letterman writer Ted Greenberg.
DECEMBER 18, 1987, THE NINE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF TED GREENBERG'S OVERDUE COLLEGE PAPER.
Ted drives a NYC cab with one screaming deadline in front of him: He must turn in the paper by midnight, or his long-cherished degree-pending status at Harvard will be snatched away. Forever.
It will take a wild ride through the Big Apple and his past, and ultimately confronting his financial-titan dad, before he's able to come to grips with an eight- to 10-pager on Edmund Spenser's 500-year-old unfinished epic poem, The Faerie Queene.
From the producer of The Lion King comes the timeless story of Aladdin, a thrilling production filled with beauty, magic, comedy, and breathtaking spectacle. It's an extraordinary theatrical event in which one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite. Aladdin features songs from the film as well as new music written by Tony and Academy Award winner Alan Menken (Newsies). The lyrics are by Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast), Tony winner Tim Rice (The Lion King), and book writer Chad Beguelin (The Wedding Singer).
Leapin' lizards! Celebrate the holiday season with one of the world's best-loved musicals! Annie is a spunky orphan in 1930s New York City determined to find her parents. In one adventure after another, she foils Miss Hannigan's evil schemes, befriends President Roosevelt, and finds a new home with billionaire Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary Grace, and a lovable mutt named Sandy. This Tony Award-winning musical for the entire family features some of the greatest musical theater songs ever written, including "It's the Hard-Knock Life," "Easy Street," and "Tomorrow," an enduring anthem of optimism.
Phileas Fogg agrees to an outrageous wager, betting he can circle the globe in 80 days. The wager puts his fortune and his life at risk. Also, his every step is dogged by a detective who thinks he's a robber on the run. Around the World in 80 Days is a whirlwind of a show: Five actors portray 39 characters in a race around the world in 80 days.
Around the World in 80 Days returns familiar funny faces and puts them in an exciting, and incredibly silly, rollercoaster spectacle. Danger, romance, and comic surprises abound as five actors — portraying 42 characters — traverse four continents in this race against the clock.
Ken Ludwig's acclaimed adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's 1902 classic mystery, The Hound of the Baskervilles, is full of intrigue and...huge laughs. The male heirs of the Baskerville line are being murdered one by one, and the renowned sleuth Sherlock Holmes, along with his trusted sidekick, Dr. Watson, must work feverishly to crack the curse before it dooms the newest heir. Five talented actors playing 40 quirky characters follow leads, unravel clues, hit dead-ends, and zigzag with the story until the shockingly funny conclusion.
Upper Darby Summer Stage presents Disney's Beauty and the Beast Jr., a magical adaptation of the Broadway musical, animated film, and live action movie.
The classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed to his former self. But time is running out; if the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity. Summer Stage concludes it season with an all time favorite!
Experience the Great White Way…Bristol Riverside Theater-style! Broadway Then & Now brings audiences all the hits of Broadway in one sensational concert. Audiences members will hear songs from shows like Guys and Dolls, Oklahoma!, My Fair Lady, and more. If you love Broadway, you'll love Broadway Then & Now.
"There was a cabaret, and there was a Master-of-Ceremonies and there was a city called Berlin in a country called Germany. It was the end of the world...and I was dancing with Sally Bowles and we were both asleep…"
Welcome to the Kit Kat Club, the hottest nightspot in 1929's seedy and sinful Berlin. American writer Cliff Bradshaw travels to Germany in search of inspiration and pleasure, and finds both in nightclub performer Sally Bowles. However, outside the club's doors, the Nazis' impending rise to power threatens to splinter their decadent lifestyle. Featuring one of Broadway's most memorable scores, Cabaret kicks off the Arden's 30th anniversary season by transforming the F. Otto Haas Stage into the Kit Kat Club.
It's Big Daddy's birthday and no one's talking about what's really going on - except Maggie the Cat, who wants the truth at all costs. Written by Tennessee Williams.
The Walnut Street Theatre is proud to present Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. The holiday magic begins when a troupe of actors appear at the historic Walnut Street Theatre to set up and perform the heartwarming tale of Ebenezer Scrooge. Audiences know this grumpy old miser's response to holiday cheer is "bah, humbug." Scrooge is a bitter old man who can no longer feel joy or affection, even for his family. But on one remarkable Christmas Eve, he is visited by the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future. With their help, can Scrooge change his ways?
Families are in for a treat with a special hour-long adaptation that uses original and traditional songs to highlight Dickens' powerful story.
All You Can Eat Meatball Day came just once a year. George had been waiting all month for that day, a day almost bigger than his birthday! On Meatball Day, George helped his friend, Chef Pisghetti, cook some delicious meatballs and serve them to the hungry crowd. But this year, the crowd had vanished! Something was keeping people away...something pretty big. And that something was Phinneas T. Lightspeed and his speedy Meatballs-o-Matic machine. In despair, Chef Pisghetti vows to cook no more. Determined to help his friend, George goes on a mission to enter the Chef's meatballs in the world-famous Golden Meatball Contest in Rome.
With every swing and flip, George takes the audience through a fun-filled adventure, in which he learns about Rome...and meatballs...and the secret ingredient to cooking!
Hailed as one of Broadway's most original musicals and winner of five Tony Awards, Fun Home is a groundbreaking story inspired by Alison Bechdel's best-selling graphic memoir. After the death of her father, Alison plunges into her past to uncover the many mysteries of her childhood growing up at the family funeral home in central Pennsylvania. Featuring a brilliant score by Jeanine Tesori (Caroline, or Change), Fun Home is a refreshingly honest, moving new musical about seeing your parents through grown-up eyes.
This Tony Award-winning musical by Stephen Sondheim is fast-paced, witty, irreverent, and one of the funniest shows ever written! A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is a laugh-fest in which Pseudolus, a crafty slave, struggles to win the hand of a beautiful but slow-witted courtesan named Philia for his young master, Hero, in exchange for freedom. The plot twists and turns with cases of mistaken identity, slamming doors, and a bevy of beautiful showgirls.
Come and participate in two hours of continuous dance/movement improvisation with live music. Leaders Manfred Fischbeck and Brigitta Herrmann guide the group through a series of movement meditations, improvisational structures and games to inspire spontaneous self-expression and collective creation. All of these allow for new and spontaneous explorations of the mind and body in relation to oneself, space, others, and sound.
Let the wooing begin! Gambler Nathan Detroit and Adelaide bring their stalled engagement to the Bucks County Playhouse in one of America's iconic musicals. Trying to bankroll his latest crap game, Nathan challenges notorious gambler Sky Masterson to a bet he's sure he'll win. This big, brash Broadway musical boasts a brassy Frank Loesser score, which includes such songs as "Sit Down, You're Rocking the Boat," "If I Were a Bell," "I've Never Been in Love Before," and "Luck Be a Lady." Tony Award nominee Hunter Foster (Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story) directs.
An exciting, on-your-feet adventure for kids and grownups that lets YOU make decisions and be an active participant in the story!
Join us this summer when we transform Theatre Horizon into a school for superheroes. Heroes-in-training will sharpen their super skills while going on an adventure that travels through multiple rooms in the theater. But when the school is menaced by the villainous Polonium Malograve, the students must put their skills to the test and work together to save the day.
Best enjoyed by children ages 4 to 8.
This musical adaptation of "The Ugly Duckling" will have kids celebrating what makes them unique! Ugly is one odd-looking baby duck that doesn't quite fit in. During one wild adventure, he soon learns to accept and love what makes him different.
Winner of over 20 Best Play awards in 2016, including the Tony Award!
After a restless night, Erik Blake has brought his family from Pennsylvania to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter's new apartment in Lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside the crumbling pre-war duplex, mysterious things go bump in the night, and family tensions reach a boiling point. The angst, anguish, and amity of the American middle class are first coaxed — then shoved — into the light in this sidesplitting, hopeful, and heartbreaking play.
Summer Stage's 2017 Mainstage production is based on the Victor Hugo novel and features the Oscar-nominated score from the Disney animated classic. Despite the Disney label, this is no fairy tale. The Hunchback of Notre Dame is a powerful musical drama featuring a gorgeous, spine-tingling score created by musical legends Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz. Adding to the spectacle are the splendid voices that combine to make the onstage adult choir.
Audiences will be drawn into the moving tale of the scorned bell-ringer Quasimodo, the beautiful gypsy Esmeralda, and the sinister Archdeacon Frollo, who adopted the deformed Quasimodo as a favor to his dying brother.
Not for younger children, Hunchback will offer a thrilling that audiences will not forget!
The art of storytelling is heavenly when you discover It's a Wonderful Life. The holiday classic comes to life anew as a radio play with five actors, including an imaginative sound-effects artist! George Bailey dreams of traveling the world. His plans are postponed when the family business faces financial problems. Down on his luck, Bailey is at the end of his rope. He questions his purpose in life and considers ending it all. Just then, an angel arrives to show Bailey how the lives of those he loves would be affected if he were not around. Your entire family will love this story from the heart!
Ivy and Bean could not be more different. They form an unlikely friendship when Bean decides to get revenge on her bossy older sister. When these two are together, the adventures are endless. In this lively musical, Ivy and Bean discover that their differences are what make their friendship so exciting.
Put on your platform shoes, your feather boas, and get ready for one of the most popular musicals of all time: Mamma Mia! On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. The storytelling magic of ABBA's songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter, and friendship. This production includes ABBA's greatest hits, among them "Super Trouper," "Lay All Your Love on Me," "Dancing Queen," "Waterloo," and more! Over 60 million people around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story, and the music that make Mamma Mia! the ultimate feel-good musical!
Stanley Lambchop is an ordinary 10-year-old boy who wishes his life were a little more exciting. One morning, Stanley wakes up to find he is very, very flat. He decides to make the best of every situation as he's whisked away on a journey more exciting than he could ever have imagined.
Brace yourself for comic chaos with Noises Off, the rip-roaring play within a play. The opening night performance of the farce Nothing On is just hours away, and as the actors stumble through their final dress rehearsal, things couldn't be going any worse. With lines being forgotten, love triangles unraveling, and sardines flying everywhere, it's complete pandemonium...and we haven't even reached intermission! Can the cast members pull their act together on the stage even if they can't behind the scenes?
Ever since J.M. Barrie's story first appeared in 1904, countless versions have been produced on stage and in film. Now, Arden Children's Theatre presents a brand-new production that celebrates the joy of storytelling and the power of imagination.
Join Peter on his adventure to Neverland, a magical island where there are no parents and no chores, and fairies and pirates rule! Introduce your children and grandchildren to the characters you loved from J.M. Barrie's timeless masterpiece: Wendy Darling, Tinker Bell, Captain Hook, a horde of mischievous Lost Boys, Nana the dog, and — last but not least — a very hungry ticking crocodile.
Theater With a View, Pottstown's professional site-specific theater company, returns this July with a brand-new production of David Linday-Abaire's award-winning drama Rabbit Hole. The production will be staged entirely outdoors at the Sycamore Hill estate. This Pulitzer-Prize winning drama, which premiered on Broadway in 2006 and was later adapted into a 2010 film starring Nicole Kidman, centers on a seemingly picture-perfect suburban family, Becca and Howie Corbett, and how they deal with the sudden and tragic loss of their young son in a freak accident. A play about a family on the brink of falling apart while trying to navigate unimaginable grief, Rabbit Hole charts a bittersweet search for comfort in the darkest of places.
Prepare to fall in love again with the music of Simon and Garfunkel. From a startlingly authentic rendition of "The Sound of Silence" to a playful version of "Cecilia," Scarborough Fair: A Tribute to Simon & Garfunkel will have every audience member smiling…and singing along.
It's time to believe again in the power of music! Souvenir is the true story of one of opera's most unforgettable stars. Florence Foster Jenkins, an eccentric and wealthy socialite, believes she is an enchanting coloratura soprano, and she wants to share her talent with the world. After teaming up with a new pianist, Cosmé McMoon, she begins to hold recitals at the Ritz Carlton, festooned in fabulous costumes. She becomes a sensation! Unfortunately, the truth is Mrs. Jenkins can't sing. But there's more than one way to get to Carnegie Hall...
Based on a true story, this tuneful comedy beguiles the hopeful artist that lives in us all.
This exciting rock musical combines punk and pop anthems with more familiar contemporary folk- and ballad-tinged music. The show gives voice to the anger, joy, frustration, elation, and magic that we all go through to exorcise our demons and practice our hesitant first steps towards adulthood.
This is a show about how unjust the world can feel when you're young and powerless to do anything about it. Too often, the only way of affecting their own lives is for young people to take dangerous, radical, or risky action.
JustArt Theatricals, LLC is incredibly proud to present this raucous, tender, ferocious, and needy story as our opening statement as a company.
This hard-hitting Broadway smash will keep viewers on the edge of their seats! Friends since kindergarten, Chicago cops Joey and Denny are like brothers. Intensely loyal, they want to do right by the force, their family, and each other. Joey is a loner with a bit of a drinking problem. Denny is a family man passed over for promotion one time too many. Their relationship is put on the line after they respond to a domestic disturbance that takes a turn for the worse. Each man's harrowing version of the truth becomes a fight for his own survival.
When Britt wakes up with a massive wad of gum in her hair, she knows she's in trouble. She enlists the help of her friends to get her out of a very sticky situation. Mayhem ensues as these friends learn from their mistakes and discover the true value of friendship.
Dinosaurs, aliens, and bears oh my! Sword of the Unicorn at the Drake Theater will blow your mind with pure awesomeness. The dark dragon rules over the cosmos. Travel through space, fight mythical beasts, and clam the a weapon of ultimate power. This scifi fantasy epic will compel you in ways you never felt possible.
The dream of true love can take us anywhere! It's the 1980s, and a young English girl, full of energy and optimism, arrives in New York, ready to find success and love. On her journey, she wakes up to frustration, anxiety, and heartache. She begins to wonder whether she's looking for love in all the wrong places. This iconic musical with a wonderfully original score features some of Andrew Lloyd Webber (Cats) and Don Black's best songs, including "Come Back With the Same Look in Your Eyes," "Unexpected Song," and "Nothing Like You've Ever Known."
It's 1999, the cusp of a new millennium, and technology promises intimacy as well as anonymity. Christine and her fiancé Justin wander into this titillating world of role-play, secret delights, and shifting identities; but who will they be when they come out again? (And will they recognize themselves?)
This dark musical about corruption, deceit, jealousy, treachery, and love manifests itself through the "triangle" of Frollo, Quasimodo, and Esmerelda. Quasimodo's innocence and Esmerelda's unbending freedom and honesty create conflict over time. Connected by Frollo, Esmerelda and Quasimodo are completely consumed by power. Which, ironically, ends tragically.
Let freedom ring! Celebrate the month of our country's birth with When America Sings. Come along on a chart-topping road trip through our great nation. With songs like "This Land Is Your Land," "America," and "Let the River Run," audiences will feel the patriotic spirit all the way home.
The Comedy of Errors is described as one of the earliest, shortest, and most farcical plays of William Shakespeare's career. The play begins with Antipholus of Syracuse on his quest to find his long-lost twin brother. Antipholus and his servant Dromio wash up on the shore of the seaside town of Ephesus, which turns out to be the home of both Antipholus and Dromio's identical twin brothers. Both sets of twins endure a montage of mistaken identities and a series of encounters with Ephesus' unusual residents that results in one wacky, magical comedy.