Why subscribe to the Old Academy Players? To see all these great shows for one low price, $85, and save 32% off the door price. (Order by June 30th, 2022 for just $80 and save 36% off the door price.)
by Judith Van Buskirk
September 16th, 17th, 18th, 23rd, 24th, 30th; October 1st, 2nd, 2022
A celebration of Shakespeare, consisting of scenes from Shakespeare’s plays interspersed with Shakespearean jokes, insults, songs and additions to the English language.
Agnes of God
by John Pielmeier
November 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 2022
A thrilling mystery that begs the question, “Was it a miracle? Or was it murder?”
Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley
by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon
January 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 27th, 28th, 29th, 2023
This sequel to Pride and Prejudice is a sparkling and witty romance. Enjoy the warmth of the Christmas season with the Bennet sisters, and follow bookish middle sister Mary as she finds her perfect match.
by Lynn Nottage
March 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 2023
Set in Reading, Pennsylvania, this 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, explores racial bias and discrimination in the workplace and the harmful effects of economic downturns and recession on American lives.
by Stephen Sondheim
April 21st, 22nd, 28th, 29th, 30th; May 5th, 6th, 7th, 2023
Sondheim on friends, relationships, marriage, and “Being Alive.”
Arsenic and Old Lace
by Joseph Kesselring
June 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 23rd, 24th, 25th, 2023
A hilarious, award winning black comedy about a quintessential dysfunctional family, which has been endearing audiences since 1939.
*2023 Summer One-Act Bonanza
by John McDonnell, Ken Preuss, Gwen Armstrong Barker, Nancy Frick, Rob Rosiello
July 14th, 15th, 16th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 2023
(not part of the subscription package)
Our annual festival featuring lots of comedy, new works, new directors, and plenty of laughs!
Save over 35% off regular ticket prices
Purchased at the door, Old Academy tickets are $20 each ($25 for musicals), or $125 if you see all six shows.
As a season ticket holder, you get the whole season for just $85. ($80 before June 30th).
*You can also add our special 2023 Summer One-Act Bonanza (July 14th, 15th, 16th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 2023) for an additional $15.
All new subscriptions are general seating. In our intimate theater, all seats are good! But if you arrive 20–30 minutes before show time, you will have your choice of seats. You must be sure to call for reservations for the performance you would like to attend at 215–843-1109 and we will reserve you a space.
To subscribe, print and fill out a blank subscription form, and return it with your check made payable to “Old Academy Players” to:
Old Academy Players
3544 Indian Queen Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19129
To have a subscription form mailed to you, please leave a message at 215–843-1109 or email us.