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Theatre Philadelphia Awards $39,000 to Local Artists

On Monday night at the Kimmel Center, Theatre Philadelphia — the new organization that is picking up where the now defunct Theatre Alliance of Greater […]

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The End of the Barrymore Awards?

Today, the otherwise defunct Theatre Alliance of Greater Philadelphia announced the winners of what will probably be the last-ever Barrymore Awards, which are (were?) basically […]

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Blanka Zizka Is Ready for Anything

In 1976, pregnant Czechoslovakian actress Blanka Vinicova and her boyfriend, Jiri Zizka, defected from their Communist homeland, eventually landing in Philadelphia. It was here that […]

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The Surreality of Popping Balloon-Breasts at the Wilma

The Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts—the city’s three-week centennial celebration of Parisian artistic expression—is in full swing. There are hundreds of events. Not only […]

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Review: “In the Next Room (or The Vibrator Play)”

If you are embarrassed to read—let alone hear— the word “vibrator,” or if the idea of watching actresses (and an actor) simulate multiple orgasms on […]

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The Understudy at the Wilma

Ladies and gentlemen, let me introduce you to one of the hardest working actresses currently on a Philadelphia stage: Jenn Harris. Harris plays Roxanne, the […]