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EgoPo Theater

EgoPo Theater's Wily Update of Ibsen's Peer Gynt

Lew Whittington | Posted 07.30.2014 | Arts
Lew Whittington

In this version, Peer is now Pete Gint, boozing, dealing and whoring lad in the Appalachian Mountains. Ibsen's allegorical tale of the wayward son who keeps pursuing the dream and stories he heard in his mother's arms, to make up for his absent dad.

EgoPo's Unfortunate History Is Brave Theater

Lew Whittington | Posted 08.18.2013 | Arts
Lew Whittington

As tough as theater has gotten as a viable commercial art, in Philadelphia Lane Savadove's still believes that theater can be a catalyst for social change.

Time Travelers in Philly

Lew Whittington | Posted 06.05.2013 | Arts
Lew Whittington

Jarboe appears regularly around Philly in performance as Edith Piaf and then there are those James Bond sex parodies by the Beardeds at the Wilma Theater. The Ladies are not only talented singers and comic actors, they put political satire back in cabaret.