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Opening this weekend: Panych’s The Shoplifters at the Philadelphia Fringe

Philadelphia’s 1812 Productions opens its 2015–2016 season with Morris Panych’s newest comedy, The Shoplifters, a haves versus have-nots comedy. Read more about the production on

This Philadelphia premiere will be produced as part of the 2015 Philadelphia Fringe Festival, and the play runs from August 27 through September 20, 2015 on the Arcardia Stage of the Arden Theatre Company in Philadelphia’s Old City. Opening night is Wednesday, September 2, at 7 PM. Tickets range from $28–$42 and are available

As the Washington City Paper concluded, “Economic inequality isn’t funny. Thank God The Shoplifters is …”

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