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  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch

    Apr 18 - 23, 2017

  • Fun Home

    Jun 13 - 18, 2017

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Hedwig and the Angry Inch

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Winner of 4 Tony Awards

April 18 - 23, 2017

This full throttle rock 'n' roll musical electrified Broadway in 2014, picking up four Tony Awards, including Best Revival. The story follows the exploits of rebellious transgender singer Hedwig and her band as they tour the country, with its first national tour strutting out in October 2016, kicking off in San Francisco!

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Fun Home

June 13 - 18, 2017

A wildly inventive collage of childhood memories and family dysfunctions, Fun Home was acclaimed as Broadway's most original show in years. Based on Alison Bechdel's graphic memoir, this emotionally adept musical traces the relationship between a daughter and her overbearing father. It was nominated for an astounding twelve Tony Awards, and won five, including Best Musical.

Forrest Theater

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1114 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

  • Year opened: 1928
  • Capacity: 1851
  • Concession stands
  • Merchandise booths
  • Disabled access
  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar

The Forrest Theatre is located in 1114 Walnut Street Center City area of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, its seating capacity is 1,851 and it is managed by The Shubert Organization. The theatre was built in 1927 and was designed by architect Herbert J. Krapp. It was named after the 19th century actor Edwin Forrest, who was born in Philadelphia. The Forrest has held hundreds of shows over the years, including Broadway musicals, comedies, dramas, Yiddish theatre, dance programs, Gilbert & Sullivan productions, and the Philadelphia Orchestra.

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Petruce Et Al
0.02 mi away at 1121 Walnut St.

Xiandu Thai Fusion Cuisine
0.03 mi away at 1119 Walnut St

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Patriot Parking
0.15 mi away at 1305 Walnut St.

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0.38 mi away at 220 S. Sydenham St.

The Convention Center Parking Facility - Self Park
0.4 mi away at 1324 Arch St.

Patriot Parking
0.45 mi away at 510-528 S. 8th St.

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0.14 mi away at 1234 Locust Street
3 Star, Prices from $89


0.16 mi away at 1305-11 Walnut Street
3 Star, Prices from $115

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