Postponed Until Further Notice
Rocky the Musical
Sep 8 - Oct 25, 2020
The Little Mermaid
Nov 17, 2020 - Jan 17, 2021
Jan 26 - Mar 14, 2021
Death of a Salesman
Mar 23 - May 9, 2021
Postponed Until Further Notice
In 1992, the Kevin Costner and Whitney Houston-led romantic blockbuster The Bodyguard not only broke box office records, but its soundtrack became the best-selling soundtrack of all time, simultaneously solidifying Houston's bonafide superstar status. Experience the songs she made entirely her own - 'One Moment In Time', 'Saving All My Love For You', and 'I Will Always Love You' amongst others, during the Walnut Street Theatre's hotly anticipated revival of the Bodyguard Musical in the Spring of 2020.
September 8 - October 25, 2020
Rocky the Musical premiered in Hamburg in 2012 before opening on Broadway in 2014. Now it forms an exciting part of Walnut Street Theatre's new season of mainstage shows. With music by composer Stephen Flaherty and written by Thomas Meehan and Sylvester Stallone, Rocky the Musical is just as much of a knockout on stage as it is in the 1976 film.
November 17, 2020 - January 17, 2021
Disney's timeless underwater musical The Little Mermaid hits the stage in Philadelphia, with an exciting stage production for the whole family to enjoy! Featuring all of the beloved characters from the nautical classical, the musical tells the story of Ariel the mermaid princess who dreams of one day seeing the world that exists outside of the deep blue sea. Prepare to sing along with all the hit songs, including "Kiss The Girl" and "Under The Sea" among many more!
January 26 - March 14, 2021
Written by playwright Nol Coward, Blithe Spirit tells the story of married couple Charles and Ruth whose marriage takes an unexpected turn when Charles' dead first wife begins to haunt him from beyond the grave! After medium Madame Arcati carries out a seance, the ghost of Charles' first wife, Elvira becomes only visible to him, interfering with his current marriage.
March 23 - May 9, 2021
One of the greatest works in the theatrical canon, Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman is an excoriating critique of the American Dream. The winner of seven Tony Awards and the Pulitzer Prize upon its 1949 Broadway debut, this powerful work takes place over the course of a single day and centers on the character of Willy Loman, an aging traveling salesman who battles against his growing insignificance by escaping into a world of fantasy.
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