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Mary Poppins

NOW – Jan. 4

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Everyone love's Disney's Mary Poppins! Broadway's high-flying musical lands at the Walnut this holiday season! It's "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!"

Bad Jews

NOW – Dec. 28
Independence Studio on 3

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Extended by popular demand! The New York Times calls Bad Jews "the best comedy of the season!" When it comes to family, embrace the legacy of laughter!

A Christmas Carol

Nov. 29 – Dec. 21
WST for Kids

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Deck the halls' as this touching story of Ebenezer Scrooge travels beyond the footlights, right into your very own heart.

Upcoming Productions

Join us for our 206th Anniversary Season!

Give the Gift of Theatre!

The perfect holiday gift is a theatrical memory that your friends, business associates and family will cherish forever. This season, give them a Tix-for-Two gift certificate and let them choose their show! New this season – give them a Walnut Gift Card and they can purchase tickets, subscriptions, gift shop items or snacks at the theatre! Learn more here!

It's not too late to subscribe to our 2014-2015 Mainstage Season!

Subscribers get the best seats, exclusive benefits and biggest discounts. See FOUR Broadway shows for as little as $26 each! Just in time for the holidays, families will love the classic Broadway spectacular, MARY POPPINS, based on the high-flying Disney film; Noël Coward's honeymoon of a comedy PRIVATE LIVES; Agatha Christie's chilling masterpiece AND THEN THERE WERE NONE; and the Tony Award-winning Best Musical, MEMPHIS! Learn more here!

Kids are cheering for WST for Kids shows!

Don't miss Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fair(l)y (stoopid) Tales, Fancy Nancy the Musical and School House Rock, Jr. Read the books, then see the shows LIVE! Learn more here!

Our 2014-2015 Independence Studio on 3 Season!

Intimate stories in and intimate space! Our season includes the Philadelphia Premiere of the hit comedy, Bad Jews; David Mamet's comic-drama, A Life in the Theatre; the World Premiere of Mickle Street, about the afternoon Oscar Wilde met Walt Whitman; Liberace!, a delightful tribute to "Mr. Showmanship"; and a musical celebration of Irving Berlin, I Love a Piano! Learn more here!

Other Companies/Studio 5

Other theater companies performing at the Walnut.


Have a Jolly Holiday at the Walnut with MARY POPPINS! Now through Jan. 4!

BAD JEWS has Extended Again! Now Through December 28 in the Independence Studio on 3!

Philadelphia's Must See Holiday Tradition Begins November 29! Charles Dickens' A CHRISTMAS CAROL