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Time for the show

The Bristol Riverside Theatre announced the lineup for its 2015-2016 season last week, promising another batch of shows that offer the quality and variety that’s made them more popular each year.


Battle of the sexes

The Lantern Theater is well known for its annual Shakespeare productions, and this season, it’s Taming of the Shrew, the classic battle of the sexes.  


The Leading Lady

Lauren Rooney is empowering the stage. The Somerton native is currently starring in ‘Respect: A Musical Celebration of Women.’   


Shedding light on a dark comedy

‘The Shadow of a Gunman’ is the first of three plays by Sean O’Casey that will hit the stage leading up to the centennial of the 1916 Easter Rising.   


Broadway coming to Philly

The Kimmel Center has announced its 2015-2016 Broadway season.


Timeless Tunes

Liberace died in 1987, but a new generation is getting to know the famed pianist.


Having the time of their lives

Actor Doug Carpenter just turned 30, but he is very familiar with the 1987 film Dirty Dancing.


Searching for acceptance

As a theater director, Northeast Philly native Matt Pfeiffer has often found unusual ways to prepare for a play.


A family affair

‘Under the Skin’ tells the story of a man dying of kidney failure, and his estranged daughter, who must decide if she can put her anger aside long enough to save his life.  


Mother knows best

Tony-nominated ‘Mothers and Sons’ comes to stage in Philadelphia.