theater

The Dixie Swim Club June 9 – 24, 2017

DCP Theater, 795 Ridge Road, Telford, PA

Five Southern women, whose friendships began years ago on their college swim team, set aside a weekend every August to recharge. Free from husbands, kids and jobs, they meet at the same beach cottage in the Outer Banks to catch up, laugh and meddle in each other’s lives. This story focuses on four of those weekends over a span of thirty-three years. When fate throws a wrench into one of their lives, these friends, proving the enduring power of teamwork, rally around their own with strength and love.


Denial – June 1 – 17, 2017

Playcrafters of Skippack, 2011 Store Road, Skippack,PA (red barn, just off Main Street)

A female Jewish lawyer, respecting the First Amendment, agrees to defend a Holocaust denier from government prosecution. However, the defendant has more than one agenda. The twists and turns in this gripping drama will keep audiences on the edges of their seats.


Evita – June 14 – July 2, 2017

Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, 2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, PA (on campus of DeSales University)

The extraordinary musical about an extraordinary woman: this seven-time Tony Award winner captures the passion and unforgettable life story of Eva Perón, who rose from abject poverty in rural Argentina to become First Lady by the age of 27. With a dazzling score inspired by Latin, pop and jazz and filled with show-stopping numbers, including the riveting anthem “Don’t Cry For Me Argentina,” Evita captures the complexity of an illegitimate child who came to be “the spiritual leader of the nation” and one of history’s most tragic and dramatic figures.

HairJune 14 – July 2, 2017

Muhlenberg Summer Theater, Empie Theatre,
Baker Center for the Arts, 2400 Chew Street, Allentown, PA

The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical celebrates its 50th Anniversary! Join the tribe and experience the passionate counterculture of the 1960s, in this free-spirited tribute to the Age of Aquarius.

The groundbreaking rock score features such classics as “Good Morning Starshine,” “Easy to Be Hard,” “Aquarius,” and “Let the Sunshine In.”

Recommended for ages 17+. Features adult themes and images, including war violence, sexuality, drug use, and some nudity.


Romeo and Juliet – Sunday, July 9, 2017

FREE public outdoor performance at Green Lane Park amphitheater. Bring a blanket or lawn chairs to Green Lane Park, just beyond the tennis courts and near the playground and picnic areas. Picnic on the lawn and enjoy Shakespeare under the stars. The performance starts at 7 p.m. at Green Lane Park, 2144 Snyder Road, Green Lane, PA


 

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