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The Penny Seats Theatre Company

www.pennyseats.org Ann Arbor

The Penny Seats espouses a mission of being minimalists and penny-pinchers. The company believes theater should be fun and stirring, not stuffy or repetitive.  The principals of Penny Seats believes going to a show should not break the bank.

The company produces dramas and comedies, musicals and original adaptations, classics, works by up-and-coming playwrights, cabaret shows, acting classes and wacky improv evenings. Most of the company’s performances have been held at West Park in Ann Arbor on balmy summer evenings, as well as at Conor O’Neill’s Irish Pub in Ann Arbor.

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West Park
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Business address:

215 Chapin Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

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Penny Seats Presents Pasek-Paul’s ‘Edges’ in Ann Arbor at venue of original premiere

Preview January 24, 2018
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Penny Seats goes to church to perform Henry James’s ‘Turn of the Screw’

Review October 06, 2017
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Penny Seats offers “The Turn of the Screw” in neo-gothic church venue; opens October 5

Preview September 28, 2017
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Penny Seats voyages with Peter and The Starcatcher

Review July 15, 2017
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