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Tracing the career of Carole King, and endorsed by the beloved Grammy winner herself, Beautiful was the feel good hit of 2014, scoring two 2014 Tony Awards. Described by The New York Times as 'A complex, revitalizing portrait of the real, conflicted person within the reluctant star', we learn about King's inspiring, but rocky road to the icon she is today.
The Media Theatre's assembled a cast of Philly all-stars and a live orchestra for its latest production, The Wizard of Oz, featuring Anna Rosenthal as Dorothy, Jennie Eisenhower as The Witch and Elisa Matthews as Glinda. Head down the yellow brick road with the Scarecrow, Tin Man, Cowardly Lion, Dorothy and her little dog, Toto, too, in this fresh and enchanting Broadway musical adaptation of The Wizard of Oz, featuring new tunes by Tim Rice (Jesus Christ Superstar, Evita) and Andrew Lloyd Webber (The Phantom of the Opera, Cats). Based on the classic screenplay and featuring music from the Oscar-winning movie, this is the beloved story of the girl who wakes up in a strange land filled with witches and wizards, munchkins and monkeys -- and befriends a lion, a tin man and a scarecrow in her quest to find her way back home. The unforgettable score includes all-time favorites like "Over the Rainbow," "We're Off to See the Wizard" and "If I Only Had a Brain."
This musical based on the book and movie of the same name follows Francesca Johnson, a beautiful Italian woman who married an American soldier to flee war-ravaged Italy. Every year she looks forward to the four days she spends alone on her Iowa farm as her family heads to the 1965 State Fair. When the ruggedly handsome National Geographic photographer Robert Kincaid pulls into her driveway seeking directions, everything changes. With a soaring score and a heartbreaking story, The Bridges of Madison County is touching and powerful show -- experience the thrill of forbidden romance in this Philadelphia Theatre Company production at Suzanne Roberts Theatre.
A vibrant farm and animal village of piglets, ducks, cows and horses set the scene for the play based on E.B. White's unforgettable, award-winning children's novel, Charlotte's Web. Following the unlikely friendship between a playful young pig named Wilbur and an intelligent spider named Charlotte, the spider sets out to prevent her best pal from becoming a farmer's dinner. Together they teach the value of friendship and seeking out the best in others. It's a funny, timeless and touching story of loyalty, trust and sacrifice. Bring the whole family to this heartwarming production at the Arden Theatre Company's F. Otto Haas Theatre in Philadelphia.
From one of musical theater's most renowned composers, Company is largely regarded as a trailblazer of the dark-comedy, modern-musical genre and the winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Score, Best Lyrics and Best Book. On the night of his 35th birthday, confirmed bachelor Robert contemplates his unmarried state. Over the course of a series of dinners, drinks and even a wedding, his married friends - "those good and crazy people" - explain the pros and cons of taking a spouse. The habitually single Robert is forced to question his adamant retention of bachelorhood during a hilarious array of interactions. Company features a brilliantly brisk and energetic score containing many of Sondheim's best-known songs, like "You Could Drive a Person Crazy," "Being Alive" and "Another Hundred People." Single or not, you'll love this fun musical at Players Club of Swarthmore near Philadelphia.
You've seen countless renditions of the holiday classic A Christmas Carol. Why not catch a wacky spinoff of it this year? Back by popular demand for a second year, Bucks County Playhouse presents the mashup Ebenezer Scrooge's Big Playhouse Christmas Show, featuring a ton of music and laughter. This five-actor, holiday spectacular (hailed by critics as "one of the best things I've seen at the Playhouse bar none") takes Scrooge's "rediscovered" Spirit of Christmas and flips it totally upside down, terrorizing the citizens of Bucks County. It's set in New Hope too, which'll drive things extra close to home for a good time.
Murderous political intrigue unfolds in Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, a "history play" that remains intensely relevant to today's audiences. Suspicions arise when the beloved Caesar gains popularity among his people. A deadly plot unfolds as he finds himself locked in a life-and-death struggle for power with his former "friends, Romans, countrymen," Brutus and Cassius, who question his motives and influence. The actions of these friends-turned-conspirators set off a civil war at the dawn of the Roman Empire. Watch the drama unfold on the stage of The Media Theatre.
Gilbert and Sullivan's hilarious, hopeful farce follows young Frederic, an orphan who has mistakenly been apprenticed to an ineffectual but raucous band of pirates. He disavows the pirates' way of life and falls for the beautiful Mabel. Frederic's melodious tones win over the heart of Major-General Stanley's songbird daughter, Mabel, but when the Pirate King discovers that General Stanley has lied about being an orphan to keep the pirates from stealing all of his belongings and carrying off his bevy of beautiful daughters, an "ingenious paradox" may prevent the budding romance and lead to the death of "the very model of a modern Major-General." Catch The Pirates of Penzance at Sketch Club Players in Woodbury.
It's all CSI: Bethlehem in this holiday mystery extravaganza at the Keswick Theatre in Glenside, as Sister investigates the question that has intrigues historians throughout the ages -- whatever happened to the Magi's gold? ("We know that Mary used the frankincense and myrrh as a sort of potpourri -- they were in a barn after all.") Retelling the story of the nativity as only Sister can, this hilarious holiday production is bound to become a yearly classic. Employing her own scientific tools, assisted by a local choir as well as a gaggle of audience members, Sister creates a living nativity unlike any you've ever seen. With gifts galore and bundles of laughs, Sister's Christmas Catechism is sure to become the newest addition to your holiday traditions.