Old Academy Players

3540 Indian Queen Ln., Philadelphia, PA 19129 GET DIRECTIONS
Local: 215-843-1109

Old Academy Players is a non-profit community theater established in 1923 located in the East Falls section of Philadelphia in the charming, historic Old Academy building, where Grace Kelly & Robert Prosky began their acting careers!

OAP, with an annual season of 6 main stage productions & 3 special productions, has presented classic works by Shakespeare, Oscar Wilde, & Tennessee Williams, contemporary plays by Michael Hollinger, Bruce Graham, & Yasmina Reza, & new works by Nancy Frick & Barbara Pease Weber, both OAP members.

OAP Children's Arts Program introduces kids to the joys of theater with hands-on exploration & learning about acting, musical theater & dance with 3 days of discovery & rehearsal transformed into a "Showcase Performance" presented on OAP main stage for thrilled parents, family & friends.

Summer Act-One Bonanza, founded in 2009 by Chris Schenk, features new playwrights & directors.  Chris lost his fight with cancer March 25, 2012.  His legacy lives on at OAP.

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Discounts Offered: Group Discount
Facility Amenities: Admission Charged: $15 (plays); $20 (musicals)
Guest Information: Family-friendly, Groups Welcome
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