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WELCOME


PHILADELPHIA'S JEWISH THEATRE

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WELCOME


PHILADELPHIA'S JEWISH THEATRE

This fall, join us for the 2017- 2018 Salon Ariel series of Jewish Theatre in the intimate setting of your neighborhood's homes. As always, our Salons will feature our region's finest actors, thought-provoking plays that bring to life Jewish stories revealing shared human values, and, of course, great conversations that reflect on our mission to bring to the stage work that illuminates the social, cultural, and spiritual heritage of the Jewish people. Jewish stories that celebrate the shared human experience.

TAKE A TRIP AWAY FROM THE STAGE TO EXPERIENCE THEATRE INSIDE AN ACTUAL HOME

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17/18 Season


Discover stories that inspire and unite

17/18 Season


Discover stories that inspire and unite

We are preparing for our 2017/18 season with plays and dates to be announced soon. We have Series and Salonierre tickets ON SALE now! Dates and times to be announced. Purchase yours in advance to save a seat for next season.

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Support


Become a part of the story

Support


Become a part of the story

MAKE A GIFT

We are your theatre. We tell Jewish stories that celebrate the lessons and laughter of the shared human experience.     

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Your gift to Theatre Ariel today will allow us to continue to bring Jewish stories to life, reach new audiences, inspire and provide Philadelphia with a professional theatre dedicated to the development of Jewish theatre. 

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Your gift goes directly towards the playwrights, actors, directors, and staff working to bring you engaging theatre.

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Create and present work that illuminates the rich social, cultural and spiritual heritage of the Jewish people

Present daring and thought provoking work that gives our audience the opportunity to discuss and reflect on varied Jewish experiences both past and present.

Continue our commitment to our region's playwrights and actors

Develop new plays by Philadelphia, American and Israeli playwrights.

We Can Do This With Your Support

OR MAIL YOUR CHECK TO: THEATRE ARIEL, PO BOX 0334, MERION, PA 19066

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About


Learn more about Theatre Ariel

About


Learn more about Theatre Ariel

Mission

THEATRE ARIEL'S MISSION IS TO ILLUMINATE THE RICH SOCIAL, CULTURAL, AND SPIRITUAL HERITAGE OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE. WE STRIVE TO ENTERTAIN, ENRICH AND EDUCATE AUDIENCES OF ALL AGES AND CULTURES THROUGH THE TELLING OF JEWISH STORIES, CELEBRATING THE LAUGHTER AND LESSONS OF THE SHARED HUMAN EXPERIENCE. 

THE WORK

To create and produce new and established works reflecting on the global Jewish experience.

To serve as a prism through which audiences can view the varied colors of the American Jewish experience. 

To present Jewish dramatic literature that explores faith, family, identity, community, history, and more to offer universal insight into culture and life. 

To draw inspirations from ancient stories, bringing contemporary insight to classic Jewish texts. 

To reflect on the past, examine the present and envision the future.

PERFORMANCES AND PROGRAMMING

SALON ARIEL | THEATRE, DESSERT, & CONVERSATION  

Take a trip away from the stage to experience theatre in the intimate setting of a home! This exciting opportunity brings theatre inside beautiful houses around the Philadelphia Area. SALON ARIEL evenings are unique, personal, and thought-provoking. Every SALON ARIEL program offers engaging performances, great conversation, and delicious food. Please click here to access our current season and ticketing information.    

In 1800’s Eastern Europe, Jewish parlors became salons where reading plays aloud was a newly fashionable way to spend an evening. We feel the same way now! Check out the newly fashionable way to spend your evening at SALON ARIEL.                

SCHOLAR-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAM | For Synagogues and Cultural Centers

A new take on the traditional scholar-in-residence program that combines interactive lectures, theatrical performances, and site specific workshops tailored for your participants. To access further information please email Deborah Baer Mozes at dbmozes@theatreariel.org.

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