News Archives: 2008


Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter greets Rebekah Sassi, Director of Institutional Advancement, and Bonnie MacDonald, Special Events Manager, at the Walnut's 200th Anniversary Gala.

A classic comes home! Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire
December 22, 2008

O Captain, My Captain: Whitman's Lincoln premieres in Studio 3!
December 22, 2008

The Boys are Back! Studio 3's A Tuna Christmas playing now!
November 12, 2008

Welcome to the 60's! WST presents Hairspray
October 14, 2008

WST For Kids presents Otherwise Known as Sheila The Great!
October 13, 2008

WST For Kids presents A Christmas Carol
October 1, 2008

You Can't Stop the Bid! The Walnut's Ninth Annual Auction!
September 24, 2008

State Fair featured on Streettalkin'.com!
September 23, 2008

Tour the Midway with Rodgers and Hammerstein's STATE FAIR!
August 11, 2008

Walnut Street Theatre leads Barrymore nominations with 16!
August 7, 2008

Walnut Street Theatre announces landmark 200th anniversary season!
August 4, 2008

Talking with the Actor: Mary Martello
July 17, 2008

Talking with the actor: Steve Pacek
July 17, 2008

Talking with the Actor: Denise Whelan
July 17, 2008

Josh Young: A new look at Marius Pontmercy
July 17, 2008

DC Theatre Scene podcast with Scott Greer (M. Thenardier)
July 17, 2008

Hugh Panaro: A new Valjean for a new Les Miserables
July 10, 2008

Deja vu all over again: Nick Saverine returns to Les Mis
July 9, 2008

22 productions and counting...Jeffrey Coon on the Walnut
July 8, 2008

Not pulling any punches: A conversation with Fight Director Darren Michael Hengst
July 7, 2008

Hugh Panaro talks Les Mis! (DC Theatre Scene interview)
July 2, 2008

Master of the House: A Conversation with Scott Greer (M. Thenardier)
July 1, 2008

Intimate Stories in an Intimate Space! WST announces its 2008-2009 Studio 3 Season
June 2, 2008

WST For Kids brings four new stories to life in 2008-2009!
June 2, 2008

Casting a New Classic: A Conversation with the Casting Director
June 2, 2008

Philly native Josh Young returns home for Les Mis!
June 2, 2008

The Walnut Presents LES MIS!
May 6, 2008

Paul Schoeffler reaches for 'The Stars' with Les Mis!
May 5, 2008

Les Mis now on the mainstage!
April 28, 2008

WST For Kids presents MADELINE and the BAD HAT!
April 28, 2008

Join us for a author book signing for WALNUT STREET THEATRE!
April 27, 2008

Frank McCourt's The Irish...and How They Got That Way: Next in Studio 3!
April 14, 2008

Meet Some of the Lovely Ladies of Les Mis!
April 8, 2008

Robert Prosky and John Graham honored with the 2008 Edwin Forrest Award!
April 3, 2008

Two Roommates, Two Thousand Laughs! The Odd Couple at the Walnut
April 1, 2008

Academy Award Winner Ron Harwood's Quartet opens in Studio 3!
March 9, 2008

Bring Him Home: Broadway star and Philly native Hugh Panaro cast as Jean Valjean!
February 28, 2008

Check out the American premiere of Mr. Bailey's Minder in Studio 3!
February 4, 2008

A Philly Homecoming: Arthur Miller's The Price
February 2, 2008

Join Robert Prosky for "A Life in the Spotlight" on Feb. 25!
February 1, 2008

Meet the New Girl In School! WST and Artspower present Fish Face
January 4, 2008