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    • 1718 500x500 onedge 1
    Where:
    250 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
    When:
    • Thursday November 9th 2017, 7:30pm to 9:30pm
    • Friday November 10th 2017, 7:30pm to 9:30pm
    • Saturday November 11th 2017, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
    • Saturday November 11th 2017, 8:00pm to 10:00pm
    • Sunday November 12th 2017, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
    WORLD PREMEIRE
    Choreographer: Helen Pickett
    American choreographer Helen Pickett will create an exciting new work for us. Critics have called her pieces “stunningly original” and “extraordinarily imaginative.”

    Supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts

    EPISODE 31
    Choreographer: Alexander Ekman
    Composers: Ane Brun, Mikael Karlsson, Erik Satie
    Swedish choreographer Alexander Ekman is known for his fast-paced timing, witty humor, and clever choreography, and Episode 31 does not disappoint.

    WORLD PREMIERE
    Choreographer: Matthew Neenan
    Lauded as “fresh, touching, musical, and original,” Matthew Neenan has been praised by Alastair Macaulay of The New York Times as one of the most appealing and singular choreographic voices in ballet today.

    SEATING
    The Merriam Theater has wheelchair and power-chair or scooter accessible locations where patrons can remain in their wheelchairs or transfer to theater seats. Patrons who cannot or do not wish to transfer from their seat to a theater seat should request Wheelchair-Accessible seating locations when ordering tickets. Wheelchair-accessible seats may be purchased online or by calling 215.893.1999 or 215.875.7633 TTY for location and availability. A limited number of seating locations near the stage have been reserved for the exclusive use of patrons with low vision or blindness. Please call 215.893.1999 or 215.875.7633 TTY for location and availability.

    PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANTS (PCA)
    For any guest with disabilities who requires a paid Personal Care Attendant (PCA), we will provide a PCA-Pass at no cost with a paid admission. Any guests with disabilities who requires a PCA and wishes to purchase advance tickets should contact 215.893.1999 or 215.875.7633 TTY to request a PCA-Pass with the ticket.

    ASSISTIVE LISTENING DEVICES
    Assistive listening devices are available for the Merriam Theater on a first come, first served basis. Please inquire with House Management upon your arrival.

    SERVICE ANIMALS
    Trained Service Animals are welcome in the Merriam Theater. Typically, the space under each seat will accommodate a service animal during a performance. Please call 215.893.1999 or 215.875.7633 TTY for further information regarding service animals in our venues.

    RESTROOMS
    Wheelchair-accessible restrooms are available on the Mezzanine level of the Merriam Theater. An elevator is available to access the Mezzanine level.

    ENTRANCES
    The Merriam Theater is wheelchair accessible from the main entrance at 250 South Broad Street. A curb cut at the corner of Broad Street and Spruce Street or the corner of Broad Street and Locust Street allows for access to the sidewalk and main entrance.

    TICKETS
    $35 - $149
    CONTACT
    Ticket Philadelphia Patron Services
    215.893.1999

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