Plays and Players Theater


Arts List: 5 Reasons to Go to the Theater

John @ Arden Theatre Company| Through February 26 Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Annie Baker’s John follows a young couple from Brooklyn on a weekend trip to […]


Arts List: 6 Things to Do This Week

The Pirates of Penzance @ Randall Theater at Temple University | Through September 4 In Mauckingbird Theatre Company’s queer adaptation of the Gilbert and Sullivan […]


REVIEW: 1812 Productions’ This Is the Week That Is

It could hardly be a more difficult time to open a comedy — even one as popular as This Is the Week That Is, 1812 […]


Rudolph the Horny Reindeer: Tribe of Fools’ Holiday Show For the Naughty

Rudolph the horny reindeer had a very shiny “nose,” and if you ever saw it, you would even say it grows … uh, I mean, […]


June Theater Guide: Colin Quinn, Paula Deen Meets Rodney King and Sex, Drugs, and Rock & Roll

Our guide to the best of what’s opening on Philly stages in June.


Philly Playwright Shares Her Fourth Grade Journal in Dear Diary, Bye

For Philly playwright Ellie Brown, having her fourth grade diary not only discovered but read aloud is the stuff of dreams — and I’m not […]