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Monday, November 20, 2023

The Lantern Theater presents Lynn Nottage’s Crumbs from the Table of Joy by Krista Mar

Crumbs from the Table of Joy, a lesser-known early work by Lynn Nottage, one of America’s most popular playwrights, still feels relevant in this Lantern Theater production. Krista Mar revi…

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 04:20PM
Tuesday, November 7, 2023

Azuka Theatre presents Priyanka Shetty’s The Elephant in the Room by Krista Mar

Priyanka Shetty’s The Elephant in the Room, a solo autobiographical show about an Indian software engineer turned theater artist, is proving the creator’s performance chops in its Philly…

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 10:46AM
Friday, September 15, 2023

Philly Fringe 2023: Joseph Ahmed presents Half Magic by Krista Mar

Solo performer Joseph Ahmed teams up with director Cat Ramirez for Half Magic, a Cannonball Festival show on grief and mixed-race identity through theater, circus, and storytelling. Krista M…

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 06:29PM
Wednesday, September 6, 2023

Philly Fringe 2023: The Dangers of Tobacco by Krista Mar

Justin Jain puts his own spin on Anton Chekhov’s The Dangers of Tobacco in this year’s Philadelphia Fringe Festival. Krista Mar reviews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 04:47PM
Monday, May 15, 2023

Theatre Horizon presents Charly Evon Simpson’s sandblasted by Krista Mar

In the regional premiere of sandblasted at Theatre Horizon, Black women in a desert landscape are trying to survive in a world that is literally making their bodies fall apart. Krista Mar re…

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 03:59PM
Tuesday, April 11, 2023

InterAct Theatre Company presents Francisca da Silveira’s pay no worship by Krista Mar

InterAct presents the world premiere of pay no worship, a play about very different cousins on a small Cape Verde island who grapple with the effects of climate change, despite too often bei…

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 03:18PM
Monday, March 6, 2023

Azuka Theatre and Teatro del Sol present AZ Espinoza’s All My Mothers Dream in Spanish by Krista Mar

Azuka teams with Teatro del Sol for the world premiere of AZ Espinoza’s All My Mothers Dream in Spanish, a magical exploration of ancestry and healing that’s also very much of the moment…

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 04:33PM
Monday, February 6, 2023

The Wilma Theater presents Guillermo Calderón’s Kiss by Krista Mar

A Western take on a Syrian soap opera gets a surprising twist in Guillermo Calderón’s Kiss, by turns hilarious and wrenching. Krista Mar reviews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 03:35PM
Monday, December 19, 2022

Arden Theatre Company presents E. B. White’s Charlotte’s Web by Krista Mar

The Arden restages its popular adaptation of E. B. White’s Charlotte’s Web with a new cast sure to delight audiences of all ages. Krista Mar reviews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 12:27PM
Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Azuka Theatre presents Inda Craig-Galvan’s A Hit Dog Will Holler by Krista Mar

The Philly premiere of A Hit Dog Will Holler, onstage at Azuka, contrasts the online and IRL realms of today’s social activists, with a special lens on Black women in these spaces. Krista …

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 11:51AM
Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Philly Fringe 2022: Matthew Armstead presents Song Bridge by Krista Mar

This tender, interdisciplinary Cannonball Festival performance from Matthew Armstead explores the hopeful acts of healing from trauma, homophobia, and racism. Krista Mar reviews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 03:38PM
Saturday, June 25, 2022

In Search of the Kitchen Gods (1812 Productions): A recipe for success by Krista Mar

Everyone is welcome in Bi Jean Ngos Vietnamese kitchen The post In Search of the Kitchen Gods (1812 Productions): A recipe for success appeared first on phindie.

SOURCE: phindie.com at 12:04AM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards