Founded in 1974, People’s Light presents stories drawn from ancient times through tomorrow that have direct relevance to our communities and their concerns. For program and production history pre-2000, visit this page.
Philadelphia native N. Richard Nash's breakthrough hit about the power of faith in hard times.
The Devil's Music
An intoxicating musical journey through Bessie Smith's rebellious, astonishing, and painful life.
Cinderella: A Musical Panto
The award-winning, hilarious, and heartfelt version of this classic tale returns.
Ibsen's tale of moral hypocrisy and the danger of secrets remains as incendiary as ever.
Pride & Prejudice
A new, dance-filled adaptation of Austen's masterpiece battle of wits and will.
A lyrical, whimsical, and cleverly intimate portrait of two acclaimed American poets.
Woody Sez: The Life & Music of Woody Guthrie
A celebration of Guthrie's beautiful and revolutionary life with 15 instruments and 25 songs.
Bach at Leipzig
Rival musicians in 1722 Germany engage in a hilarious battle of wit, bribery, and blackmail.