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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Letter to the Editor from Edward G. Rendell supports PTC

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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 […]

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PHILADELPHIA THEATRE COMPANY PROUDLY ANNOUNCES 40th ANNIVERSARY SEASON

Award-Winning Hits and Celebrated New Works Highlight 2014/2015 Season Philadelphia Theatre Company announces four of its five plays for next year’s 40th Anniversary season including Lisa D’Amour’s disturbing yet bracingly funny drama  Detroit, the Tony Award nominated Outside Mullingar by Pulitzer, Oscar and Tony Award-winning writer John Patrick Shanley, the runaway hit of this year’s […]

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UNCONSTITUTIONAL STARRING COLIN QUINN REPLACES A BOY AND HIS SOUL IN PHILADELPHIA THEATRE COMPANY SCHEDULE

New Performance Schedule June 13 through July 6 Philadelphia Theatre Company has just learned that actor, writer Colman Domingo has accepted a lead role playing Reverend Ralph Abernathy in a major motion picture about Martin Luther King, Jr. which will begin filming in Atlanta this June.  This shooting schedule precludes him from appearing in PTC’s […]

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First Friday Night Carnival

FIRST FRIDAY! SEPTEMBER 6th! Come one Come All!  To the Night Carnival! Featuring… – Electro-Circus music and beats from DJ Michael NightTime – Tarot Card readings from Tarot artist Alicia Olivant Fisher – Live sketching by caricature artist Kasual Owens-Fields – Art for the whole family by illustrator Miguel Co – Street performers + mutant […]

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PHILADELPHIA THEATRE COMPANY ANNOUNCES ITS FIVE-PLAY 2013-2014 SEASON

Award Winning Plays, a PTC New Musical Reimagined, and a One-Man Tour de Force A Drama Desk Award, an OBIE Award, a multiple Tony-nominated play, a one-man show by a Tony-nominated actor, and the return of a new musical by an award-winning team are all part of Philadelphia Theatre Company’s stellar season next year.  Philadelphia Theatre […]

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PHILADELPHIA THEATRE COMPANY DEVELOPS WORLD PREMIERE PROJECT BY ANNA DEAVERE SMITH

Knight Foundation Supports New Project Exploring School-To-Prison Pipeline Philadelphia Theatre Company will host a residency for Anna Deavere Smith leading to the creation of her new work, The Pipeline Project thanks to a generous gift from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation as part of its Knight Arts Challenge.  The Knight Arts Challenge […]

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