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News Archives: 2016

Fall in Love All Over Again with Neil Simon's LAST OF THE RED HOT LOVERS! Begins Jan. 10
December 27, 2016

Walnut Street Theatre Begins the New Year with Loads of Laughs in Neil Simon's LAUGHTER ON THE 23RD FLOOR! Begins Jan. 17
December 27, 2016

Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Classic Family Musical THE WIZARD OF OZ! Now - January 8
November 1, 2016

Don't Be a Scrooge, See a Scrooge! WST for Kids' Production of Charles Dickens' A CHRISTMAS CAROL! Now - December 23
October 31, 2016

Celebrate the Holidays with Dylan Thomas' A CHILD'S CHRISTMAS IN WALES! Now - December 23
October 31, 2016

THE YELLOWBRICK AUCTION: Walnut Street Theatre's 17th Annual Live and Silent Autcion
October 7, 2016

The Philadelphia Premiere of Broadway's Thrilling Mystery THE OTHER PLACE Opens the Independence Studio on 3 Season! Begins October 4
September 22, 2016

Walnut Street Theatre Opens its 208th Season with Rodgers and Hammerstein's Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize Winning Musical SOUTH PACIFIC! Now - October 23
August 24, 2016

Walnut Street Theatre Announces Its 208th Anniversary Season
August 22, 2016

Audiences Will Love a "Tale as Old as Time!" Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST JR. Begins September 24
August 20, 2016

WST for Kids' 2016-2017 Season Announcement - Musicals the entire family will enjoy!
April 26, 2016

Independence Studio on 3's 2016-2017 Season Announcement!
April 26, 2016

Walnut Street Theatre Celebrates Country Music's Biggest Star With ALWAYS... PATSY CLINE! Now - July 3
April 25, 2016

Get in on the Act in Philadelphia With SISTER ACT at Walnut Street Theatre! Now - July 17
April 25, 2016

"3... 2... 1... HIKE!" The Smedley Tornadoes Storm WST for Kids in MISS NELSON HAS A FIELD DAY! Now - June 11
April 24, 2016

Walnut's Spectacular Gala Concert COME HEAR THE MUSIC PLAY: AN EVENING OF KANDER AND EBB Honors Walnut Trustee Audrey Merves and Former Walnut Employee Len Karabell With Edwin Forrest Award
April 23, 2016

Strawberry and Her Friends Bring Sweet Fun to Walnut Street Theatre in FRECKLEFACE STRAWBERRY, THE MUSICAL! Now - April 16
March 7, 2016

See the Philadelphia Premiere of the Mad-Cap Adventure PETER AND THE STARCATCHER! Now - May 1
February 15, 2016

Walnut's Independence Studio on 3 Explodes with Artistic Intensity with the Tony Award-Winning Best Play RED! Now - March 20
February 5, 2016

The Walnut Welcomes the New Year With Laughter in the Pulitzer Prize-Winning HARVEY! Begins Jan. 19
January 5, 2016