Philadelphia is not just the birthplace of American Democracy, it's also the birthplace of American Theater! Walnut Street Theatre is the oldest theater in America, and is definitely one of the most interesting...
Want to see Broadway shows, but don't want to take the trip up to New York? This post is for you! I'll tell you exactly how you can see a bunch of Broadway shows right here in Philadelphia.
Does traditional theater bore you? Do you not understand why people sing in musicals? Do you feel uncomfortable sitting in a theater for 2 hours? If you answered yes to any (or none) of those questions, fringe theater might be for you!
I love Philadelphia, and I love all of our amazing regional theaters, but… New York City is just 2 hours away… If you ever feel the bright lights of Broadway calling, here are the basics you need to know to make the most out of a trip to NYC.
While there are plenty of great theater options across the Schuylkill in Center City, you don’t actually need to go that far to enjoy a good show—Drexel University has its own theater company right on campus. That's right! Drexel University, the famed engineering school, is full of actors (and quite a number of engineers who can act).
Philadelphia is full of amazing regional non-profit theaters. They may not be Broadway, but they give students the opportunity to see shows for $20 or less!