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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.   

Love conquers

Premiering on Broadway in 1931, Noel Coward’s comedy ‘Private Lives’ is now on stage at the Walnut Street Theatre.   

Mothers and Sons at Roberts Theatre Feb. 6 to March 8

Tony-nominated for Best Play in 2014, Terrance McNally’s Mothers and Sons, presented by the Philadelphia Theatre Company, comes to the Suzanne Roberts Theatre Feb. 6 through March 8.

‘Under the Skin’ runs at Arden Theatre through March 15

Lou, a man dying of kidney failure, asks his estranged daughter Reina to give him one of hers, and she must decide if she can put her anger aside long enough to save his life.

Connoisseur of comedy

Damon Wayans has come a long way since his big break on ‘In Living Color.’ Nowadays, he’s busy touring the country, creating smartphone apps and writing a book.   

A tale of beauty

A Northeast Philly native stars in the classic fairy tale, ‘Beauty and the Beast,’ now on stage at the Arden Theatre.   

‘Private Lives’ at Walnut Street Theatre through March 1

Noel Coward’s timeless comedy Private Lives is the next offering by the Walnut Street Theatre, running through March 1.