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PHILLY LOCAL: A Year with Frog and Toad is Perfection in Triplicate at The Arden Theatre in Philadelphia
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PHILLY LOCAL: A Year with Frog and Toad is Perfection in Triplicate at The Arden Theatre in Philadelphia

The first time my wife and I ventured into the swamp with Arnold Lobel’s Frog & Toad we had my niece with us. She was 6 years old, wide-eyed, and entranced by Ben Dibble’s Toad and Jeff Coon’s Frog. That niece of mine is wrapping up her first semester at […]

OWTK Philly Local: The Fairly Stupid And Totally Fantastic Stinky Cheese Man at The Arden
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OWTK Philly Local: The Fairly Stupid And Totally Fantastic Stinky Cheese Man at The Arden

As is customary once the curtain closes on most all children’s stage productions, the cast and crew of the Arden’s Stinky Cheese Man (their latest gem in the crown of Philadelphia’s family theater scene) made themselves available for questions from wide-eyed kiddos who maybe had just gotten their first ever […]

OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: A Trio of Theatrical Treats In and Around the City
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OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: A Trio of Theatrical Treats In and Around the City

Philadelphia area families can choose from a trio of theatrical treats in and around the city this holiday season. Here’s a rundown of what’s worth seeing on stage in Philly with your kids now and through the beginning of 2015. Murray the Elf and the Case of the Stolen Sleighbells […]

Philly Local: The Arden Theatre 2014/15 Children’s Season Announced
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Philly Local: The Arden Theatre 2014/15 Children’s Season Announced

Philadelphia’s Arden Theatre is not messing around this season. Often, the city’s finest venue for top-notch family theater will throw a curveball into the mix, a Flea and the Professor for example. But for the 2014/15 season, it is all fastballs, high and tight. Leading off the duo of children’s […]

OWTK Philly Local: Dr. Seuss’ The Cat In The Hat On The Stage
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OWTK Philly Local: Dr. Seuss’ The Cat In The Hat On The Stage

The Arden Theatre’s current production of Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat (on stage through 6/29) is a surrealist dream in a frame hung low enough on the crooked wall allowing a child to stare directly into it with wide eyes and an even wider smile. With an opening […]

OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: Surreal Stories from a Strange School in the Snow on Stage
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OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: Surreal Stories from a Strange School in the Snow on Stage

Based on the books by Louis Sachar, the Arden’s Sideways Stories from Wayside School is a trippy scholastic rabbit hole well worth falling into with your kids.

OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: 2013 Arden Children’s Season and Drama School Open House
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OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: 2013 Arden Children’s Season and Drama School Open House

The Arden, the gem in the crown of Delaware Valley children’s theater scene, has announced their two ’13/’14 family productions and annual Drama School Open House. First the new season: Sideways Stories from Wayside School, Adapted by John Olive from the books by Louis Sachar, will run from December 4, […]

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A New Pinocchio Is Built At The Arden Theatre

I could very well launch into my coverage of The Arden’s Pinocchio the same way I kicked off my review of the Olde City theater’s production of Cinderella last year: excitement levels were not sky high. The obvious second sentence would then be: I am again an idiot for ever […]

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