The Arden Blog Category: 2010/11

It’s Important to Remember That You’re Totally Qualified to Do This

June 6, 2011

Read about Harry’s adventure on the catwalks.

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Show Must Go On!

June 1, 2011

The Arden’s 2011 fundraising event, The Show Must Go On, took place on Sunday, May 22.  Guests enjoyed cocktails courtesy of Philadelphia Distilling, sumptuous small plates served by Frog Commissary…

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Sharing Wanamaker’s Stories

June 1, 2011

While working on Wanamaker’s Pursuit we heard about the importance of the Wanamaker’s store to many of you! We were fortunate to sit down with a department store historian, past…

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On Writing Wanamaker’s Pursuit

May 31, 2011

By Rogelio Martinez, Playwright of Wanamaker’s Pursuit People are always curious to learn how much I know ahead of time when I decide to write a play. To be honest,…

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Backstage with Scott Greer

May 26, 2011

Mainstage favorite Scott Greer is currently tackling Arden Children’s Theatre in The Flea and the Professor. While playing a giant singing insect might seem like a stretch from roles like…

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The Flea and The Professor take Old City

May 19, 2011

Inspired by the great buddy comedies before them, The Flea and The Professor spend an afternoon in Old City. Watch the video to see their adventure! You can see these…

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The Full Story: Craig from Superior Donuts

April 5, 2011

In our last visit to the donut shop, Craig Spidle sits down to talk about his experience coming to Philadelphia from Chicago. And hear the secret to his ping pong…

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The Full Story: Brian in Superior Donuts

March 30, 2011

In this installment of the full story, actor Brian Anthony Wilson chats with us backstage during a performance. He talks about the Arden audience, what he likes about the writing…

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the full story: Pete from Superior Donuts

March 22, 2011

In our latest installment of the full story, >and Pete Pryor who plays Luther in Superior Donuts talks about audience reaction and his favorite part of the show. Make sure…

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Wanamaker’s Pusuit: Field Trip

March 21, 2011

By Dan Plehal, Assistant Director, Wanamaker’s Pursuit  Think back to grade school. Remember how much excitement there was surrounding those much-anticipated field trips? Or how fun it was to get…

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