Archive | PTC News RSS feed for this section

PTC Announces 2016/17 Season!

PHILADELPHIA THEATRE COMPANY’S 2016/17 SEASON PAINTS A COLORFUL CANVAS OF UNIQUELY AMERICAN AND PHILADELPHIAN STORIES. Season Features Five Productions, Including an Original New Musical and a World Premiere on the Life of Thomas Eakins. Philadelphia Theatre Company announces its 2016/17 season with four plays and one musical that showcase work by some of the most […]

Read More

PTC’s Top Ten Special Moments of 2015

PTC Invites You to Join US as We Countdown towards the New Year! 2015 was a year of many successes for PTC. While we have too many to list here, we would like to close out the year by sharing what we consider to be our top 10 moments for the year that was 2015… […]

Read More

How Curious!

How Curious! : Off-kilter Riffs on Arthur Conan Doyle’s Famous Sleuth Compiled by Carrie Chapter, PTC dramaturg Sherlock, Jr. (1924)                                   In a metatheatrical tribute to Sherlock Holmes, silent film comedian Buster Keaton plays a film projectionist who aspires […]

Read More

Philadelphia Theatre Company Regains Control of Suzanne Roberts Theatre

PHILADELPHIA THEATRE COMPANY REGAINS CONTROL OF SUZANNE ROBERTS THEATRE Announces it has repurchased the Theatre from TD Bank The Philadelphia Theatre Company announced today that it has repurchased the iconic Suzanne Roberts Theatre from TD Bank, thanks in large part to a spirited community effort led by the Roberts family that raised over $3 million […]

Read More

2015/16 season announcement

PHILADELPHIA THEATRE COMPANY ROLLS OUT 2015/16 SEASON WITH FIVE PRODUCTIONS Including Two East Coast Premieres Philadelphia Theatre Company announces its 2015-2016 season with five plays that showcase work by our nation’s most exciting and provocative playwrights.  The season features the Pulitzer Prize-winning play Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar; the East Coast premiere of Exit Strategy, a new […]

Read More

40th Anniversary Season Art

In celebration of our 40th anniversary season, Philadelphia Theatre Company worked with local artist, Emily Schnall, to create original ink and watercolor illustrations that speak to the heart of each play. We hope you enjoy this portfolio of Ms. Schnall’s work as we honor a talented young artist and the playwrights who inspired her. About the artist: […]

Read More

PTC BARRYMORE NOMINATIONS

Outstanding Overall Production of a Musical –       Nerds (Philadelphia Theatre Company) Outstanding Leading Actress in a Play –        Beth Dixon (4000 Miles, Philadelphia Theatre Company) –       Deirdre Madigan (Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, Philadelphia Theatre Company) Outstanding Leading Actor in a Musical –       Stanley Bahorek (Nerds, Philadelphia Theatre Company) Outstanding Leading Actress in […]

Read More

Letter to the Editor from Edward G. Rendell supports PTC

Read More

Our 2014-2015 Season Brochure

   

Read More

Statement Concerning the Suzanne Roberts Theatre

Philadelphia Theatre Company June 4, 2014 The Philadelphia Inquirer has reported that the Suzanne Roberts Theatre, PTC’s home, is being offered for sale. As a practical matter, this situation has little effect upon PTC’s operations. We continue to prepare for our exciting main stage presentation of Colin Quinn’s UNCONSTITUTIONAL which runs from June 13 to […]

Read More