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Creators of Abortion Comedy Gear Up for Protesters as Show’s Run Ends

Alice Yorke thinks people have a Google alert for the word “abortion.” The 31-year-old South Philly resident was well aware that her musical comedy about […]

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10 Things to Do in Movies, Books, Comedy, Theater and More

Excuse My Dust @ Good Good Comedy Theatre | Wednesday, August 30 Philly writer/”eloquent dirtbag” Jaime Fountaine hosts a night of literature and comedy featuring Joey […]

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Best of Philly 2017: Music, Comedy, Theater and More

Best of Philly 2017 is now online as well as at newsstands, celebrating outstanding food, people, shops and more from across the region. Here are […]

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OPINION: The Artless Radicalization of Philly Theater

In Philadelphia these days there are two kinds of theater experiences. There’s the Walnut Street Theater with its mostly mainstream fare like The Importance of […]

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45 Things to Do This Weekend

FRIDAY, JUNE 16 Marlon Wayans @ Punchline The standup comedian and actor (White Chicks, Scary Movie) plays five shows over three nights, through Saturday. Wayans […]

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14 Things to Do This Week

Liberty To Go To See @ Cliveden | June 14-17 Now in its fifth year, the Liberty To Go To See show in Germantown’s historic […]

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THEATER REVIEW: In Simpatico’s Hir, the Triumph of Chaos

“We’ve given up on order,” says Paige with a triumphant smile to her son, Isaac, as together they survey the chaotic mess of their living […]

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42 Things to Do This Weekend

FRIDAY, JUNE 9 Unlimited Devotion @ Ardmore Music Hall Two busy nights of jammy bands jamming out in tribute to the Grateful Dead. Talent includes: […]

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54 Things to Do This Weekend

FRIDAY, JUNE 2 Elizabeth Zharoff/Xavier Foley @ World Café Live An alluring description for an atypical concert at WCL: “Two emerging composers and recent grads […]

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37 Things to Do with Your Long Weekend

FRIDAY, MAY 26 Five Dollar Comedy Week @ Good Good Comedy Cheap laughs and all new shows from the good people at Good Good. Continues […]

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12 Things to Do in Movies, Comedy, Theater, Ghost Hunting and Weird Sports

Commonspace LIVE @ FringeArts | May 24-26 Continuing a week of shows for the Commonspace program, presented by First Person Arts and WHYY. Wednesday: Gentrified, […]

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THEATER REVIEW: In Buzzer, It’s Location, Location, Location

Location, location, location—it’s America’s real estate mantra. And with it comes the usual advice that the smartest and safest bet for new buyers is to […]

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14 Things to Do in Storytelling, Comedy, Movies, Burlesque and More

Dive Bar Secrets @ The Barbary | Wednesday, May 17 Comedy at the Barbary presents standup comic Chris Cotton. The dude recorded a comedy mixtape. […]

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12 Things to Do This Week in Lit, Comedy, Art, Theater, Movies and Murder

Style of Attack Report @ Vox Populi | Wednesday, May 10 Philly sci-fi collective Metropolarity celebrates the release of Style of Attack Report, an anthology […]

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36 Ways to Dodge the NFL Draft This Weekend

FRIDAY, APRIL 28 Star Party @ The Mann This sounds pretty cool: a free concert and stargazing get-together at the Mann featuring telescopes and astronomers […]