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Living together in the community through the arts

Since its founding in 1953, Allens Lane Art Center has been a cornerstone of the Mt. Airy community by bringing the residents together to participate in and enjoy the arts.  Whether its art classes for children or adults, amazing art exhibitions or cutting edge plays on the mainstage, there is something for everyone at Allens Lane.

 
601 West Allens Lane ~ Philadelphia, PA 19119 ~ p: 215.248.0546

2017 - 2018 THEATER SEASON SCHEDULE

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The Country
Written by Martin Crimp
Directed by Robert Bauer
Sept. 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30 Oct. 5, 6, 7

An urban couple moves their family and their neuroses to the country for what they hope will be a fresh, new start.
So who is the young woman passed out in an upstairs bedroom? And why does she seem to know so much about them?

Questions will be raised.
Answers may or may not be provided.

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The Country

Sabrina Fair
Written by Samuel Taylor
Directed by Noël Hanley
November 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25, 30, December 1, 2

Sabrina, a chauffeur’s daughter falls for David, the wealthy playboy son of her father’s employer.
With a broken heart she heads to Paris, a successful career, and a French suitor named Paul.
Then, returning home, David’s brother Linus is unexpectedly added to the mix. So what’s Sabrina to do?

Will the girl get the boy?
And if so, which one?

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Sabrina Fair

Over The River And Through The Woods
Written by Joe DiPietro
Directed by Marilyn Yoblick
January 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27


Nick is a single, Italian-American guy from New Jersey who sees both sets of grandparents every Sunday for dinner.
So imagine how they’ll react when he tells them he’s been offered his dream job - in Seattle - and what lengths they’ll go to in order to keep him in Jersey.

A warm, funny, and endearing look at family.

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Over The River

26 Pebbles
Written by Eric Ulloa
Directed by Scott R. Grumling & T. Patrick Ryan
March 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17

On December 14, 2012, Adam Lanza walked into Sandy Hook Elementary School and killed twenty-six innocent souls before taking his own life. These deaths, like pebbles thrown into a pond, created ripples and vibrations that were felt far and wide.

Based on interviews conducted with members of the Newtown community

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26 Pebbles

The Bible: The Complete Word of God (abridged)
Written by Adam Long, Reed Martin, Austin Tichenor
Directed by Mariangela Saavedra
May 3, 4, 5 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19

Did Adam and Eve have navels? Did Moses really look like Charlton Heston? And why isn’t the word “phonetic” spelled the way it sounds?
Can three actors accurately and hilariously relay all the great stories and lessons found in the Bible - in one evening?

Join us for a fun-filled romp through old-time religion.

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The Bible