Our calendar is currently down for some edits. For dates or times for a specific production, please check the show page below.

Not sure when you’d like to go? Feel free to call the box office at 215.922.1122.

2019/20 Season:

Tiny Beautiful Things

Based on the book by Cheryl Strayed
Adapted for the stage by Nia Vardalos
Co-Conceived by Marshall Heyman, Thomas Kail and Nia Vardalos
October 24 – December 8, 2019
Arcadia Stage

Based on the book by Cheryl Strayed, Tiny Beautiful Things explores Strayed’s time as the anonymous advice columnist, Dear Sugar. While navigating her readers’ questions and pleas for advice, Strayed weaves together her own personal experiences and finds the courage to create a column full of light, laughter, and humanity.

An Iliad

By Lisa Peterson and Denis O’Hare
Based on Homer’s Iliad, Translated by Robert Fagles
November 13 – December 8, 2019
Bob and Selma Horan Studio Theatre, Hamilton Family Arts Center

The infinite beauty of storytelling consumes this provocative adaptation of Homer’s classic. The Trojan War is placed beside our modern day, presenting the allure of wartime heroism and the inevitable cost of battle that overshadows all history. Mary Tuomanen returns to the Arden and will bring this epic event to the Bob and Selma Horan Studio Theatre this winter.

The Snow Queen

By Charles Way
From the story by Hans Christian Andersen
November 27- January 26, 2020
F. Otto Haas Stage

Based on Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fairy tale, The Snow Queen transports audiences on a journey through the four seasons! When Gerda’s best friend is captured by the Snow Queen, it is up to her to rescue him from the icy palace. The Snow Queen celebrates the adventure of growing up and the magical power of friendship.

My General Tubman

By Lorene Cary
January 16 – March 1, 2020
Arcadia Stage

A world premiere by acclaimed Philadelphia playwright Lorene Cary, My General Tubman is a beautiful and exciting new play about the complex journey of Harriet Tubman and the impact she continues to have today.

A Streetcar Named Desire

By Tennessee Williams
March 12 – April 12, 2020
F. Otto Haas Stage

Tennessee Williams’ masterpiece depicts a story of love, lust, and the memories we leave behind. Join us as the F. Otto Haas stage transforms into the sweltering streets of New Orleans French Quarter.

No Child…

By Nilaja Sun
April 23 – May 17, 2020
Bob and Selma Horan Studio Theatre, Hamilton Family Arts Center

Diving into the overlooked world of a teaching artist, No Child… follows playwright Nilaja Sun as she struggles to lead a class in a city public school. This one-person, award-winning show holds nothing back, as Sun challenges the American education system and defends the need for enhanced arts programming for young people.

The Cat in the Hat

Based on the book by Dr. Seuss
Adapted by Katie Mitchell
April 8 – June 7, 2020
Arcadia Stage

A gloomy day indoors for Sally and her brother is upended entirely upon the arrival of the eccentric Cat in the Hat. This production of Dr. Seuss’s treasured children’s story is full of joy and mischief. Will the siblings restore order before Mom gets home, or will they be swept away by Cat’s infectious energy?

Once on This Island

Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Music by Stephen Flaherty
May 21 – June 21, 2020
F. Otto Haas Stage

Tony Award-winner for “Best Revival of a Musical,” Once on This Island travels to the Caribbean and embraces the folklore of a nation while illustrating the beauty of storytelling and the hardships of forbidden love.