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  • Double Dare Live

    Mar 28 - 29, 2019

  • Peg and Cat

    Mar 30, 2019

  • Pennsylvania Ballet - All Stravinsky Program

    Apr 4 - 7, 2019

  • Pride and Joy - The Marvin Gaye Musical

    Apr 10 - 21, 2019

  • Brit Floyd

    May 7, 2019

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Double Dare Live

March 28 - 29, 2019

Calling all kid Einsteins and intrepid adventurers - Double Dare, the messiest game show ever to grace the small screen in the late 80s and 90s, is stepping out onto the stage for a series of live shows! Having recently enjoyed a revamp, the popular Nickelodeon production became a kids TV staple thanks to its rip-roaring physical challenges, which often included copious amounts of slime, plenty of pie-in-face moments and human-sized ice cream sundaes.

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Peg and Cat

March 30, 2019

The award-winning kids show that presents fun ways to solve math problems, Peg and Cat goes live. With all of your favorite songs from the show and a few surprises, get ready to go an exciting math themed adventure!

Pennsylvania Ballet - All Stravinsky Program Poster

Pennsylvania Ballet - All Stravinsky Program

April 4 - 7, 2019

Pennsylvania Ballet explores the ongoing genius of Russian born maestro Igor Stravinsky in this program dedicated to his most enduring works for the ballet, including two collaborations with celebrated 'father of American ballet' George Balanchine and a world premiere from the company's own Choreographer in Residence, Matthew Neenan.

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Pride and Joy - The Marvin Gaye Musical

April 10 - 21, 2019

Experience the rollercoaster story of Motown legend Marvin Gaye's life and love with Anna Gordy Gaye, the lady boss record executive, businesswoman, composer and songwriter who stole his heart. Brought together by music, their tale is now immortalised and told through by classic Gaye songs like 'Heard It Through The Grapevine', 'What's Going On', 'Inner City Blues' and 'Let's Get It On' in a brand new touring production of 'Pride & Joy - The Marvin Gaye Musical'.

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Brit Floyd

May 7, 2019

This spectacular live concert features music from all 14 Pink Floyd studio albums plus a dazzling new light and laser show. Employing projections and animations, it sheds some light on the history of this iconic group and the differing egos and ideas of its members.

Merriam Theater

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Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, 250 South Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

  • Year opened: 1918
  • Disabled access
  • In-house bar

The Theatre was built by the Shubert Organization in 1918, formerly known as the Sam S. Shubert Theatre, and continuously hosts touring Broadway shows. It is located within the Avenue of the Arts cultural district of Center City, Philadelphia. It was re-named the Merriam Theater, and in 1972 the theater came under the ownership of the Academy of Music, and is currently owned by the University of the Arts. It is also associated with the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts.

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