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An interesting take on some classic themes

I've been to this little theater in the past. It's been about five years since I'd been here. I was... read more

Reviewed May 10, 2019
wddj
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Edgy thought provoking theater

Never a disappointment. Fresh. Edgy. Thought provoking theater. Every seat is very good. Love the... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2019
ReggieCat
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

I've been to this little theater in the past. It's been about five years since I'd been here. I was invited to see , Dionysus Was Such A Nice Man. The play was an easy, enjoyable watch. The Wilma is worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

Never a disappointment. Fresh. Edgy. Thought provoking theater. Every seat is very good. Love the discussions offered after the show. Become a season ticket holder.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ReggieCat
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Not a bad seat in the house. Intimate and easy to get to with valet parking a half block away. The ballet was remarkable also.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

The Wilma is one of the more recently constructed theaters in Philadelphia. So it is both reasonably comfortable and has good sight lines and acoustics. Both a theater troupe and a dance company (BalletX) make their home there. Just recently, a café (“Good Karma”) has...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank jamesthos
Reviewed April 1, 2018

My friends and I are enjoying our subscriptions to the Wilma. Not run of the mill entertainment here !!

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

Last night my wife and I saw Passing Strange at this theater which has recently reopened after renovations. This musical play was not previously known to us, but we know that the Wilma is known for excellent productions...and it did not disappoint. The play was...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 5, 2017

The Wilma Theater provides the best avant guarde drama in Philadelphia. The theater is constructed so that the audience is close to the stage in almost every seat. But that also presents a problem since getting to your seats is sometimes difficult; you must slide...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed December 1, 2016

We are regulars at the Wilma Theater and find their art and productions are world class and comparable to top shows in London and NYC.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

It is our third year of subscription and we cannot say we were ever disappointed with any of their creations. The theater is in the heart of Philly's arts district. The parking is easy. You can present your ticket in the place next door and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed May 28, 2016

Great theatre that doesn't kill your wallet. Tickets $25 and $10 (students with ID). Comfortable, easy to book, easy to get to. Production we saw not my taste, but companion liked it. Would look for other venues here in a heartbeat.

Date of experience: May 2016
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