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EgoPo Classic Theater

1219 Vine St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
+1 267-273-1414
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EgoPo is a Philadelphia gem

I've seen quite a few of EgoPo's productions and have never been disappointed. The shows are always... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2015
sam p
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Glassboro, New Jersey
EgoPo: Classics into Contemporary Masterpieces

EgoPo, hands down, puts on the most captivating theatre in Philadelphia. They have impressed me... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2015
Julie R
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Glassboro, New Jersey
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EgoPo Classic Theater is Philadelphia's premier destination for bold visionary versions of great classic plays. They produce a three play mainstage season each year. Currently in our 19th season, EgoPo is considered a go-to-destination for top-quality theater in Philadelphia. The 2012-13 Season will feature all plays from the Vaudeville-era of American theater including The Assassination of Jesse James (Oct. 5-28, 2012), The Life and Death of Harry Houdini (March 20th-April 7th, 2013)and Uncle Tom's Cabin: An Unfortunate Melodrama (May 29-June 16, 2013). All shows at Plays and Players, 1714 Delancey Street in center city Philadelphia.
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17 Jul 2015
“EgoPo is a Philadelphia gem”
15 Jul 2015
“EgoPo: Classics into Contemporary Masterpieces”
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Reviewed 17 July 2015

I've seen quite a few of EgoPo's productions and have never been disappointed. The shows are always of the highest quality and, unlike a decent amount of classic theater, are transformed in a way that make them fresh and tangible for a modern audience. I...More

1  Thank sam p
Reviewed 15 July 2015

EgoPo, hands down, puts on the most captivating theatre in Philadelphia. They have impressed me with their acting, staging, and directing for the last four years. Any show seen at EgoPo is one you will remember. They take classic titles we've all heard and make...More

2  Thank Julie R
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Death of a Salesman was fantastic!!!! EgoPo's productions keep getting better. The acting was top notch and the directing was great. The theater (They are using the Latvian Society this year) was small so I can not think that there is a bad seat in...More

Thank Suz S
Reviewed 21 August 2014 via mobile

I've seen a few shows of theirs now and enjoyed each one thoroughly. I've seen a lot of theatre in a lot of cities and this company puts on great, meaningful work every time. Must-see.

Thank Melissa A
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Got a chance to check out a few shows and got hooked! Great productions, great esembles, American Classics brought to new life. Can't miss!

Thank J G
Reviewed 21 August 2014

EgoPo Classic Theatre was my first dose of Philadelphia theatre ("Marat/Sade") and I've been hooked ever since. Affordable, bold, fresh interpretations of classics, well-known and obscure. Physical specificity makes this company refreshing; their attention to the physical self (hense their name) makes their productions stand...More

1  Thank Dane E
Reviewed 4 August 2013

We have been subscribing to Ego Po Theatre for the past two seasons. Originally from New Orleans they have settled in Philadelphia and put on productions that are unique. Each year they choose a theme and pick plays that revolve around that idea. This past...More

Thank redramPhiladelphia
Reviewed 1 May 2013

EgoPo has been one of the best theater's I have ever attended in Philly. As a college student near the Philadelphia area I make sure to come out to Philly to see as much art I can, whether it be murals, or music, or theatrical...More

1  Thank Kelsey R
Reviewed 4 October 2012

Egopo Classic Theater consistently puts out some of the highest caliber productions in the city. Their shows are challenging and provocative as stand-alone productions, but when you consider that they produce full seasons on one overall theme, Egopo has to be regarded as a leader...More

1  Thank Ed S
Reviewed 28 September 2012

EgoPo offers terrific productions that are always entertaining! I can't wait for this season's productions relating to the American Vaudeville era.

1  Thank nicolemck
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