• Welcome to Forge Theatre

    Forge Theatre brings high-quality, year-round live theatrical entertainment to the Phoenixville community. Located at 241 First Avenue in Phoenixville, Forge offers a repertory of six productions a year. Our ongoing mission is to enrich and entertain our community by providing a superior theatre experience.

    When you visit the theatre, please observe our "Good Neighbor Policy" by not parking on First Avenue. Thank you.

    Contact us:
    Forge Theatre
    P.O. Box 474
    241 First Avenue
    Phoenixville, PA 19460
    To join our Patron Mail list, please send an email to: forgetheatrephoenixville@gmail

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Current Season

Rotten Scoundrels
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Book by Jeffrey Lane
Music & Lyrics by David Yazbek
Sept.  8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 24*, 29, 30, Oct. 1*
Matinees on 24th and 1st @ 2:00
All other performances at 8 pm

Directed by Wendy Mirto

Two men compete to swindle women out of $50,000. One is a charming con man and the other an arrogant rival who believes in conning just about anyone.

Ticket purchases and phone reservations, (610) 935-1920, are now available!  For more information on our next production, please visit our Current Show page.


The Laramie ProjectLaramie_edited-2
by Moises Kaufman and
the Members of Tectonic Theater Project
Nov 3, 4, 10, 11, 12*, 17, 18, 19*
Matinees on 12th and 19th @ 2:00
All other performances at 8 pm

Auditions: July 24, 26 @ 7:00
Directed by Cindy Schneider

Actors portray 60 interviews about the reaction to the 1998 hate crime murder of University of Wyoming gay student Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming.

Congratulations to the newly cast production!  For more information on our next production, please visit our upcoming show page.

The 1940’s Radio Hour
by Walton Jones
Jan. 5, 6, 7*, 12, 13, 14*, 19, 20, 21*
Matinees on 7th, 14th, and 21st @ 2:00
All other performances at 8 pm

Auditons: Sept 10, 12 @ 7:00
Directed by Greg Morton

Music, dancing and old-time sound effects mark the final holiday broadcast of the Mutual Manhattan Variety Cavalcade on the New York radio station WOV in 1942.

The cast has been announced – are your friends listed?  Block a date today to see the show in January!

The Dixie Swim Club
By Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, Jamie Wooten
Feb. 23, 24, March 2, 3, 4*, 9, 10, 11*
Matinees on 4th and 11th @ 2:00
All other performances at 8 pm

Auditions: Nov 5 @ 2, 6@7:00
Directed by Linda Mandlowitz and Nance Brown

Five Southern women, whose friendships began many years ago on their college swim team, set aside a long weekend every August to recharge those relationships.

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
by Christopher Durang
April 13, 14, 20, 21, 22*, 27, 28, 29*
Matinees on 22nd and 29th @ 2:00
All other performances at 8 pm

Auditions Jan 7, 9 @ 7:00
Directed by Hal Holzer

This humorous adaptation of Chekhov themes explores the relationships of three middle-aged single siblings during a visit by Masha, who supports the other two.

Avenue Q School Edition
Music/Lyrics/Original Concept by Robert Lopez & Jeff MarxBook by Jeff Whitty
June 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 17*, 22, 23, 24*
Matinees on 17th and 24th @ 2:00
All other performances at 8 pm

Auditions:Feb 25@2, 26@7:00
Directed by Marnie Herzfeld and Steve Reazor

A coming-of-age parable, it addresses and satirizes the issues and anxieties faced when becoming an adult. This PG13 version features the same songs/storyline and lots of puppets, just slightly revised to be PG13 instead of R.

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