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3 Star Starred
The Wilma Theater
Broad & Spruce Streets 265 S. Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19107
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2 stars
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34 events
17 reviews
2 stars
attended Jan 22 2013

Entertaining single act comedy about a group of professional assistants. The actors were engaging, the dialog amusing but not all that original.

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5 reviews
1 stars
attended Jan 03 2013

Well staged and well acted, the show moved, but the content was thin. Over the top theatrics at the end did not save it.

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An Off-Broadway hit comedy in 2012, Assistance is the second offering in playwright Leslye Headland’s “Seven Deadly Sins” series – this time treating greed – and comes on the heels of Bachelorette, another hit and also a feature film release. The Wilma is thrilled to announce the return of director David Kennedy, who previously directed the Wilma’s 2011 success The Understudy.

About the Ticket Supplier: The Wilma Theater

The Wilma Theater creates living, adventurous art. We engage artists and audiences in imaginative reflection on the complexities of contemporary life. We present bold, original, well-crafted productions that represent a range of voices, viewpoints, and styles.