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A woman’s way

The theories of feminism — and anti-feminism — are a major focus of ‘Rapture, Blister, Burn.’ A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Drama last year, the play has been extended at the Wilma Theater. 

‘Mike and Molly’ star to appear at Keswick Theatre

“It only took me 25 years to become an overnight success,” said comic/actor Billy Gardell, set to appear at the Keswick Theatre in Glenside on Friday, Nov. 7, at 8 p.m.

‘Til Divorce Do Us Part ’ on stage at Society Hill Playhouse

Opening the new season at Society Hill Playhouse and playing through Dec. 7 is Til Divorce Do Us Part – The Musical.

Labor of love

Ever since she landed her first role - when she was a first-grader at St Christopher Elementary School in Somerton - Alex Boyle has enjoyed the pleasures and challenges of theater.

Philly’s finest

Davy Raphaely, a graduate of the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, plays Liam Haber in the dark comedy, ‘Bad Jews.’

Seeing The Little Shop of Horrors was what did it for him.

A suprise success

Kathleen Madigan says she didn’t plan on becoming a comedian.

She doesn’t ever plan on stepping up to the bar again — even though that’s where comedian Kathleen Madigan got her start.

Grammy Award winner to perform at Keswick Theatre

To celebrate her birthday month, Esperanza Spalding, the multiple Grammy Award winner, goes back on the road for a special two-week tour.

‘Pretty, perky Peggy King’ to appear at Act II Playhouse

Her given name is Peggy King. But when the singer appeared on The George Gobel Show back in the ‘50s, old lonesome George said she was “pretty and perky,” and that moniker just stuck.

A family affair

What started for the Nelson family over a hundred years ago is once again taking center stage today, as multi-platinum recording artists Matthew and Gunnar Nelson come to perform at the Sellersville Theater 1894 on Sept. 24.

A magical experience

After 12 years of touring the world under the blue and yellow “Big Top,” Cirque du Soleil is bringing Varekai to arenas.