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  • Hairspray

    Until May 22, 2022

  • Freestyle Love Supreme

    Jun 7 - 12, 2022

  • Paula Poundstone

    Jun 17, 2022

  • Game Grumps Live

    Jun 19, 2022

  • Whitney Cummings

    Sep 9, 2022

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Hairspray

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Until May 22, 2022

Broadway's award-winning creative team is bringing 1960's Baltimore to stages across North America! That's right, the feel-good musical is heading back on tour and bringing ample amounts of Hairspray with it. The Tony award-winning musical, which inspired the blockbuster film, will be brought to a new generation of theatre-goers by director Jack O'Brien. So, get ready to make your hair big and celebrate with Tracy Turnblad in style!

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Freestyle Love Supreme

June 7 - 12, 2022

Created by the unstoppable Lin-Manuel Miranda Freestyle Love Supreme is the improv hip-hop show everyone is talking about! Long before In The Heights and Hamilton, Miranda and his friends had Freestyle Love Supreme, a little unknown seven-person strong improv group who created a brand new hip-hop musical every night!

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Paula Poundstone

June 17, 2022

Appearing on stage with a stool, a microphone, and a can of Diet Pepsi, Paula Poundstone is famous for her razor-sharp wit and spontaneity. She returns this year with her smart humor and spontaneous wit for an evening of legendary comic material. Her ability to interact with her audience members has been hailed for years, something most comedians fail to do - but there's no slowing Poundstone down as she continues to rip riotous laughter for all who witness her talent. Make sure you don't miss this iconic comedian when she comes to your town.

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Game Grumps Live

June 19, 2022

If you're a gamer, you know Game Grumps. A wildy popular Youtube channel, with over three million subscribers, Game Grumps' videos consists of Arin Hanson and Dan Avidan (and sometimes some other special guests) playing video games, from arcade classics to the latest releases, and making fun of them.

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Whitney Cummings

September 9, 2022

Co-creator of 2 Broke Girls, podcast host and star of her own NBC show, the hilariously honest comedian Whitney Cummings is taking to the road. Expect an evening of laughter as this candid comic lets you into her sarcastic world. With past targets including workplace politics, co-dependency, relationships and more, nothing is off-limits for Cummings.

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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