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    Now is the perfect time to take advantage of Philadelphia's amazing theatre scene. With a variety of interesting shows currently running in the city this month, including a few premieres and new productions of classics, there is truly something for everyone. Did we mention that some of these are Funsavers?

     

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    I And You
    People's Light
    March 29th, 2017 - April 23rd, 2017

    I And You

     

    One of the most produced plays in America this year, I And You is a sharp romantic drama from playwright Lauren Gunderson. Through characters Caroline, a cynic, and Anthony, an easygoing athlete, Gunderson "explores the mysteries of human connection and the courage it takes to be vulnerable in our uncertain world." Enjoy this adaptation from People's Light until April 23rd. 

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    Oscar Wilde's 'The Importance of Being Earnest'
    Walnut Street Theatre
    March 14th, 2017 - April 30th, 2017

    The Importance of Being Earnest

     

    Oscar Wilde's classic tale of two bachelors who begin double lives in order to dupe two society women into falling in love with them touches down at the Walnut Street Theatre this April! Best friends Algernon and Jack begin their ruses with the hopes of attracting the attention of the desirable Gwendolyn Fairfax and Cecily Cardew, but how long will they be able to balance this juggling act? Witty and fun, Earnest has stood the test of time as one of Wilde's most popular plays.

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    Jerry's Girls
    Walnut Street Theatre
    April 4th, 2017 - July 2nd, 2017

    Jerry's Girls

     

    Another winner from Walnut Street Theatre, Jerry's Girls is a musical that celebrates the legacy of Broadway songwriter and composer Jerry Herman. Responsible for classics such as Hello Dolly! and La Cage Aux Follies, this night is dedicated to the ladies of Herman's many beloved stories. This fun tribute will be running into the summer, so don't miss it!

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    Happy Birthday
    1812 Productions - Administrative...
    April 27th, 2017 - May 21st, 2017

    Happy Birthday

     

    Most people would know better than to throw a birthday party for their mistress with their wife in attendance, but Bernard decides to test the waters anyway in this raucous comedy from 1812 Productions. After a long and successful run in London, Happy Birthday will be spending a month at the Plays & Players theater, starring real life married couples Greg Wood & Susan Riley Stevens and Scott Greer & Jennifer Childs!

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    Hedwig and The Angry Inch
    Kimmel Center for the Performing...
    April 18th, 2017 - April 23rd, 2017

    Hedwig and the Angry Itch

     

    The hot-ticket Broadway smash from John Cameron Mitchell is making a stop in Philly this spring at the Forrest Theatre! Both brilliant and electrfying, this rock opera about a genderqueer rock star is sure to have you on you feet the whole night. Don't miss the opportunity to see why this groundbreaking smash, directed by Tony Award winner Michael Mayer, is the reciepient of four Tony Awards, including Best Musical Revival.

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    Theatre Horizon presents WHITE
    Theatre Horizon
    April 27th, 2017 - May 21st, 2017

    WHITE

     

    Award-winning Philadelphia playwright James Ijames "challenges assumptions about race, gender, identity and art" in this excting new comedy presented by Theatre Horizon. Gus, a white artist, decides to enter his work into a major art exhibit for artists with "new perspectives." Knowing that his perspective is hardly new, he hires a black actress to present his piece as his own, and quickly ends up over his head.

    More great theatre performances in the Philadelphia area:

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    CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
    Acting Out: Creative Drama for Youth with Disabilities
    White Pines Productions
    April 23rd, 2017 - June 11th, 2017
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    CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
    Adult Ballet Classes at Music Theatre Philly
    Music Theatre Philly
    January 29th, 2017 - April 30th, 2017
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    The Berenstain Bears LIVE!
    Bristol Riverside Theatre
    April 22nd, 2017 - April 23rd, 2017
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    Adult Tap Class at Music Theatre Philly
    Music Theatre Philly
    January 29th, 2017 - April 30th, 2017
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    The Light Princess
    Arden Theatre Company
    April 5th, 2017 - May 28th, 2017
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    VISUAL ARTS
    Due South
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary...
    January 28th, 2017 - April 30th, 2017
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    CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
    Playwrighting w/ R. Eric Thomas
    Good Good Comedy
    April 23rd, 2017 - June 4th, 2017
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    Hedwig and The Angry Inch
    Kimmel Center for the Performing...
    April 18th, 2017 - April 23rd, 2017
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    CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
    Ready, Set, Create!
    White Pines Productions
    April 23rd, 2017 - May 21st, 2017
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    South Street Magic
    South Street Magic
    Permanent Attraction
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    Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure by Steven Dietz
    Beacon Theatre Productions
    April 21st, 2017 - May 7th, 2017
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    Detroit '67
    The Stagecrafters Theater
    April 7th, 2017 - April 23rd, 2017
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    1812 Holiday Gift Pass
    1812 Productions - Administrative...
    December 8th, 2016 - May 21st, 2017
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    The Full Monty
    The Players Club of Swarthmore
    April 21st, 2017 - May 6th, 2017
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    Oscar Wilde's 'The Importance of Being Earnest'
    Walnut Street Theatre
    March 14th, 2017 - April 30th, 2017
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    Camelot - Live on Stage!
    Broadway Theatre of Pitman
    April 21st, 2017 - May 14th, 2017
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    Love and Information
    Temple University - Temple Theaters
    April 19th, 2017 - April 30th, 2017
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    I And You
    People's Light
    March 29th, 2017 - April 23rd, 2017
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    Hammerstein Festival
    Bucks County Playhouse, Inc.
    April 22nd, 2017 - April 23rd, 2017
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    ComedySportz Minor League Matinee
    ComedySportz
    March 19th, 2017 - September 9th, 2018

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