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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, July 23

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

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Stagehands On Strike Against Philadelphia Theatre Company, Suzanne Roberts Theatre

The strike was called Wednesday evening because, the union claims, their jobs are being threatened.

01/17/2013

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Theatre Review: ‘Reasons To Be Pretty,’ at the Suzanne Roberts

A popular play with lots of emotions is currently locked in an engagement of the Philadelphia Theatre Company.

06/08/2012

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Theatre Review: ”The Outgoing Tide,” Drama by Bruce Graham

The play has won honors as Chicago’s “best new play,” and there’s no question it will now attract attention at Philadelphia’s Suzanne Roberts Theatre.

03/30/2012

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Theatre Review: ”Scottsboro Boys,” at Suzanne Roberts, Puts Tunes Over Tragedy

The Philadelphia Theatre Company has raised the curtain on an award-winning production of “The Scottsboro Boys,” loosely based on an ugly incident from the 1930s in which a group of African-American teenagers were falsly accused of terrible crimes.

01/31/2012

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Theatre Review: Colin Quinn Brings ”Long Story Short” To Philadelphia

Onetime bartender Colin Quinn spent five years in the cast of TV’s popular “Saturday Night Live.”

07/01/2011

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Theatre Review: ‘Ruined,’ at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre

The Philadelphia Theatre Company is concluding its current mainstage season with Lynn Nottage’s energetically produced Pulitizer Prize-winning drama set against the ugly civil war in the Congo.

06/02/2011

Anna Deavere & “Let Me Down Easy”

Actress Anna Deavere Smith, of “The West Wing” and “Nurse Jackie,” is now starring in her one-woman show, “Let Me Down Easy,” at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre. She stopped by “Talk Philly” on Thursday, April […]

04/07/2011

(Anna Deavere Smith in her one-woman play, "Let Me Down Easy," at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre in Philadelphia.  Photo provided)

Theatre Review: ‘Let Me Down Easy,’ At The Suzanne Roberts

The Philadelphia Theatre Company is presenting a one-woman show conceived, written, and performed by playwright-actor-academician Anna Deavere Smith — a show that started with considerable research and may leave its audience with a few surprises.

03/25/2011

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Theatre Review: “Race,” at The Suzanne Roberts

While the directorial chores are now in the hands of Scott Zigler and there are some new cast members, the play has lost little of its nastiness.

01/31/2011

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Theatre Review: “Putnam County Spelling Bee” At Suzanne Roberts

While music and lyrics offer little to write home about, the youngsters are so unique and the mechanics of the spell-down so bizarre as to create the craziest contest imaginable.

11/23/2010

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A Guide To Broadway Theaters In Philadelphia

On stage, at any time of the year, you will find award winning musical theater and drama, world famous orchestra concerts, stunningly produced opera and ballet, museums which dazzle with their renowned collections, cutting edge, live comedy, plus arena and outdoor performance venues certain to suit all of your cultural tastes.

09/28/2010