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02/15/15Tarzan Tickets on Sale
To order tickets for the March 19-21, 2015 performances of Tarzan, the Musical, click here.
11/11/14CP Fundraiser
Join us at California Pizza Kitchen. Click the link below to get the coupon and 20% will be donated to Colonial Players. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5r3TtTNBy1EYnRXQ2JGc0RVMzQ/view?usp=sharing
11/04/14Tickets Now Available
Tickets for the Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) are now available. Student preview performance will be held on Monday, November 10th at 7:00 PM. Additional performances will be held on November 13th, 14th and 15th at 7:30 PM. For more details, please click the tickets tab.
09/08/14Cast List of Shakespeare Abridged Announ
Thanks to all who auditioned. Copy and paste the url below to view the cast list.
09/05/14Registration for Fall Show is Now Open
Registration for the Fall Show is now available. Click on the "auditions" tab and select the link to register in the lower right corner. If you haven't already downloaded the audition and callback materials from google, the materials are also posted in this area. We look forward to seeing you on Monday.
08/28/14Fall Show Audition Materials Now Availab
This fall Colonial Players will be performing The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged (revised). Auditions are Monday, September 8th after school. Download audition materials now by copying the URLs below into a new browser.

Intro letter: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5r3TtTNBy1EMnJmekZPV2ZraXc/edit?usp=sharing

Audition materials: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5r3TtTNBy1Ec1NFYnBKdHNnLVk/edit?usp=sharing

Callback materials: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5r3TtTNBy1EdFVrQkFaMFA1bGM/edit?usp=sharing

Questions - email Director Valerie Collado at vac223@yahoo.com.
05/12/14ITH Wins 6 Cappies
This weekend 37 area high schools gathered to celebrate theatre in Greater Philadelphia at the Cappies. The Cappies is a national "Critics and Awards Program" which offers high school theatre and journalism students a chance to receive training as critics, attend and write reviews of regional high school shows with the opportunity to be published in an area newspaper.

The Plymouth Whitemarsh High School (PWHS) Colonial Players was nominated for 22 Cappies for its spring musical In the Heights. As part of its Best Song nomination, the In the Heights cast performed 96,000 to an energized and packed crowd.

Congratulations to the In the Heights cast, crew and pit of over 80 students who received 6 Cappies Awards on May 10th for:
  • Marketing and Publicity - Hanna Carr, Raquel Dunoff, Jake Magill, Josh McMaster
  • Scenic Design/Sets
  • Stage Crew/Management - PWHS Shift Crew, featuring Louie Wein, Abbie Polsky, Raquel Dunoff, Kayla Hertzler
  • Sound- Sanjana Venkat and Abbie Polsky
  • Featured Actress Megan Boris
  • Supporting Actor Robert Gervasi

02/15/14Tickets for In The Heights Now on Sale!
Tickets for the Colonial Players presentation of In the Heights are now available. Click on the Tickets link to order.
12/04/13Cast of In The Heights Announced
Congratulations to all of the students who auditioned for In The Heights. A full list of cast, crew and pit has been published in our online playbill. To see who's who, go to www.colonialplayers.org/ith.
11/07/13Order Tickets for "12 Angry Jurors"
Don't miss the fall drama of "Twelve Angry Jurors"! Tickets for the Thursday (11/14), Friday (11/15) and Saturday (11/16) are available by clicking the "ticket" tab. Tickets for the Monday (11/11) student preview are available at school.
11/01/13Spring 2014 - In the Heights
The PWHS spring musical will be In the Heights. An informational meeting will be held on Monday, November 4 during Iblock. The auditions will be held December 2 & 3.
10/09/13A Sweet Night
Enjoy a night of entertainment and dessert on October 15th. Click on the "Support Us" tab to find out more.
09/23/13Program Sponsorships
Don't forget to submit your sponsorships electronically. Use the Backstage Tab, and the Sponsorships tab. The links are now all live and functioning.
09/20/13Calling All Musicians and Dancers!
Colonial Players is hosting a night filled with music, acting, dancing and poetry. Auditions will be held in the Auditorium on Tuesday, September 24th. To find out more, click on the Audition tab.
09/10/13Twelve Angry Jurors Cast
We want to thank everyone who auditioned for the Fall Show Twelve Angry Jurors. To view the cast list, click here.
02/15/13Guys and Dolls Tickets - NOW ONSALE!
Tickets for the 2013 Colonial Players' production of Guys and Dolls are now onsale. Click on the Tickets tab for more information.
11/26/12Callbacks Posted
Check the auditions page for information about callbacks.
10/19/12Follow Us
The Colonial Players are now on Twitter. Follow us @pwtheater for show announcements, audition information, ticket sales and other events. If you don't have twitter you can receive our posts as text messages. Send a text to 40404 with the message follow pwtheater.
10/12/12Radio City Christmas Spectaular Bus Trip
Take a trip to New York City to see the Radio City Musical Hall Christmas Spectacular starring the Rockettes and leave the driving to us. Click on the SUPPORT US tab for more information.
05/08/12How To Succeed Wins!
Congratulations to the cast and crew of How to Succeed on their success at the 2012 GPC Cappies Gala. The Colonial Players earned three cappies for Sound (A. Attia, C. Brooke, A. Franken & S. Venkat), Supporting Actor in a Musical(S. Silbiger), and Best Song (Brotherhood of Man)!!!
04/24/12Cappies Nominations Announced!
The Colonial Players 2012 production of How To Succeed in Business earned 16 nominations in the Greater Philadelphia Cappies. Nominees include Musical (H2$), Song (Brotherhood of Man), Lead Actor (Ronnie Keller), Supporting Actor (Sam Silbiger), Comic Actor (Ben Walker), Comic Actress (Brynne Travis), Female Vocalist (Kelsey Plona), Featured Actor (Mike Tsoubanos), Featured Actress (Nikki Mann), Dance Ensemble (Mailroom Dancers), Ensemble (Businessmen), Scenic Design (PWHS Scenic Design Team), Shift Crew (PWHS Shift Crew led by Emily Jolley, Jesse Miller and Joe Yaure), Sound (Ahmad Attia, Carly Brooke, Adrian Franken, Sanjana Venkat), and Senior Male Critic (Sam Silbiger and Ben Walker). Congratulations to all. The winners will be announced at the annual Cappies Gala in Upper Darby on May 6, 2012.
03/01/12Book Drive
When you come to the show, bring a gently used children's or young adult book to donate! All books will help to establish two children's libraries in Ghana and Swaziland through the groups Project Educate in Africa and the African Library Project.
02/16/12Tickets for How to Succeed Now on Sale
Tickets for the March 15-17 performances of How to Succeed in Business Without really trying are now on sale. Click on the link for more information. TICKETS
11/21/11How To Succeed Audition Registration NOW
Open Auditions for How to Succeed will be held on Monday, November 28, 2011. To register to audition, click here.
06/10/11Romeo & Juliet
Audition material and information for Romeo and Juliet is now available on the Auditions page.
02/15/11Titanic Tickets On Sale NOW!
Tickets for this year's spring musical, Titanic, are on sale now. Click on the TICKETS link above to purchase by mail or online. Hope to see you there!
11/30/10Titanic Cast Announced
Congratulations to all who auditioned for Titanic the musical. The cast list is now posted and can be found on the Shows page by clicking on the Titanic logo. There is a mandatory cast meeting on Friday, December 3 at 2:30 in the auditorium.
11/29/10Callbacks Posted
Congratulations to all who auditioned. There is a callback list for Tuesday, November 30 posted on the Auditions page. Callbacks will begin in the auditorium at 3:30. Remember, there are lots of parts in this show that are not being called back. If you name is not on the list, you may still end up with a featured or chorus part.
11/03/10Titanic Auditions
There will be an information meeting for Titanic on Friday, November 5 at 2:30 in the auditorium. All students interested in participating (performance, pit and crew) should attend. Students who cannot make it should see Mr. Engel or click on Auditions for more information.
09/07/10Cast List for Crucible
Thank you to all auditionees. The cast list will be posted in the music hallway as well as near room 61. Congrats to the cast. The first cast meeting will be Monday, September 13th at 6 PM in the Auditorium.
09/02/10Fall Play Auditions
AUDITIONS will take place the day AFTER Labor Day, on Tuesday, September 7th from 2:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. Additionally, callbacks will ALSO occur on the evening of September 7th from 6 p.m.- 8 p.m. Please bring a snack and/or dinner with you in the event you are asked to stay for callbacks. THE CRUCIBLE show dates this fall will be November 11, 12, 13 at 7:30 p.m. in PWs AUDION.
03/05/10Matinee 3/20 SOLD OUT
Tickets are no longer available for the Matinee performance on Saturday, March 20th at 1 PM.
02/15/10B&B Tickets Onsale NOW
Tickets for Beauty and the Beast are now available to the public. Tickets can be ordered by mail or online. Click on the TICKETS tab above.
12/02/09Beauty Cast List
Congratulations to all who auditioned for this year's musical, Beauty and the Beast. The selection process was difficult, but the results are in. To see the cast list, click on the "Shows" tab, and then click on the B&B logo. THERE IS A MANDATORY CAST MEETING FOR ALL CAST/CREW MEMBERS ON FRIDAY AT 2:30 IN THE AUDITORIUM. Again, congratulations to all!
11/30/09Callbacks Posted
the callback list for Beauty and the Beast has now been posted. Please check the auditions page. A final cast list will be posted on Tuesday night.
Auditions for Beauty and the Beast are coming. There will be an informational meeting for all those interested on Monday, November 16, 2009 from 2:30 - 3:00 in the auditorium. Check the "Auditions" tab on this site for more information.
11/01/09Tickets for Aladdin On Sale NOW!
Tickets for Aladdin are on sale now. You can order tickets online or by mail. For more information, click on the "Tickets" tab above or click here.