On Stage at the Ira Brind School of Theater Arts

The Good Person of Szechwan

The Good Person of Szechwan

New Play Festival

New Play Festival

Big River

Big River

Join Us and Discover the Next Generation of Theater Artists

Each season, the Ira Brind School of Theater Arts produces more than a dozen plays and musicals featuring top talents from across America. Experience the passion and creativity of young artists on the threshold of professional success.

Tickets will be available soon for the following events! For inquiries, please e-mail Jen Jaynes.

Your ticket dollars fund scholarships and other programs that support Brind School students!

Spring 2017 Season

Subcircle Incubator: Performance Playground – Admission is free; tickets not required to attend. Each Sunday in February at 2pm, student groups will present collaborative devised work in the Arts Bank Cabaret led by Jorge and Niki Cousineau of Subcircle.
Performances each Sunday at 2pm from February 5th – February 26th, 2017
Venue:  Laurie Beechman Cabaret at the Arts Bank (601 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19147)

Equinox New Play Festival – February 16th – February 19th, 2017 GET TICKETS >>
Venue: Caplan Studio Theater (Terra Hall, 16th Floor, 211 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19107)

Thursday, 2/16
7:00 p.m. – "Key" and "Cheesy Puffs"
9:00 p.m. – "[dahy-kot-l-eed-n]" and "Echo November"

Friday, 2/17
7:00 p.m. – "[dahy-kot-l-eed-n]" and "Echo November"
9:00 p.m.– "Key" and "Cheesy Puffs"

Saturday, 2/18
7:00 p.m. – "Key" and "Cheesy Puffs"
9:00 p.m.– "[dahy-kot-l-eed-n]" and "Echo November"

Sunday, 2/19
7:00 p.m. – "[dahy-kot-l-eed-n]" and "Echo November"
9:00 p.m.– "Key" and "Cheesy Puffs"

POLYPHONE 2017 - Festival of New & Emerging Musicals

The Real Whisper
March 29 – 8pm Performance
March 30 – 8pm Performance
April 1 Marathon Day – 6pm Performance
Venue: Merriam Theater (250 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102)

Folk Wandering
March 28 – 8pm Performance
March 31 – 8pm Performance
April 1 Marathon Day– 12pm Performance
Venue: Merriam Theater (250 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102)

The Best Songs in the World Show
March 29 – 8pm Performance
March 30 – 8pm Performance
April 1 Marathon Day – 3pm Performance
Venue: Arts Bank Main Stage (601 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19147)

Normativity
March 28 – 8pm Performance
March 31 – 8pm Performance
April 1 Marathon Day– 9pm Performance
Venue: Arts Bank Main Stage (601 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19147)

Edison - March 23rd – 27th, 2017 *Performance times TBD
Venue: Gershman Y Black Box Theater (401 S Broad St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147) 

A Little More Spring - April 20th – 22nd, 2017 *Performance times TBD
Venue: Caplan Studio Theater (Terra Hall, 16th Floor, 211 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19107)

The Stone Groove Shagadelic DiscoApril 21 at 11pm, April 22 at 7:30 and 11pm
Venue: Caplan Studio Theater (Terra Hall, 16th Floor, 211 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19107)

Now We Are Six - April 27 at 7:30pm, April 29 at 2:30pm & 5pm, April 30 at 7:30pm
Venue: Arts Bank Main Stage (601 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19147)

Mr. Marmalade - April 28 at 7:30pm, April 29 at 12pm and 7:30pm, April 30 at 2pm
Venue: Arts Bank Main Stage (601 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19147)