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An amazing performance by BalletX at the Wilma

Not a bad seat in the house. Intimate and easy to get to with valet parking a half block away... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Good venue

The Wilma is one of the more recently constructed theaters in Philadelphia. So it is both... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

Not a bad seat in the house. Intimate and easy to get to with valet parking a half block away. The ballet was remarkable also.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AliceB1960
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

The Wilma is one of the more recently constructed theaters in Philadelphia. So it is both reasonably comfortable and has good sight lines and acoustics. Both a theater troupe and a dance company (BalletX) make their home there. Just recently, a café (“Good Karma”) has...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jamesthos
Reviewed 1 April 2018

My friends and I are enjoying our subscriptions to the Wilma. Not run of the mill entertainment here !!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank j k
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Last night my wife and I saw Passing Strange at this theater which has recently reopened after renovations. This musical play was not previously known to us, but we know that the Wilma is known for excellent productions...and it did not disappoint. The play was...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Francis R
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The Wilma Theater provides the best avant guarde drama in Philadelphia. The theater is constructed so that the audience is close to the stage in almost every seat. But that also presents a problem since getting to your seats is sometimes difficult; you must slide...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

We are regulars at the Wilma Theater and find their art and productions are world class and comparable to top shows in London and NYC.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank VimMcG
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

It is our third year of subscription and we cannot say we were ever disappointed with any of their creations. The theater is in the heart of Philly's arts district. The parking is easy. You can present your ticket in the place next door and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Great theatre that doesn't kill your wallet. Tickets $25 and $10 (students with ID). Comfortable, easy to book, easy to get to. Production we saw not my taste, but companion liked it. Would look for other venues here in a heartbeat.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank CJTraveler2
Reviewed 11 April 2016

The Wilma Theater produces several plays a season, mostly new plays by current playwrights, but sometimes a surprise, such as a Greek classic surprisingly staged or a Shakespeare play newly conceived. In virtually all their productions they deal with the tough questions of life --...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Gretchen_Friend
Reviewed 12 February 2016

While staying at the Doubletree hotel next door, I decided to see a show on the spur of the moment. The Wilma theater was open with a new show so I decided to check out the venue. The show itself was $25 and the seats...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Kenneth E
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Except for private events that might require otherwise, jeans are perfectly acceptable. That’s what I wear 80% of the time!