Dionysus Was Such A Nice Man

a world premiere by Kate Tarker
directed by Dominique Serrand
April 23, 2019May 12, 2019


Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 6:29pm
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 6:32pm
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 6:30pm
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 6:30pm
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 6:30pm
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 6:30pm

A pre-show discussions in the studio on Wednesday and Thursday evenings throughout the run of the show. A member of our Artistic or Production teams will lead the discussion and provide behind the scenes info to the audience. 

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 4:15pm

Women and Myth Today – a post-show discussion onstage about women authors who use mythology to examine modern society. Featuring Kate Tarker, Pulitzer finalist Madeleine George and NY Times Bestseller Madeline Miller. The moderator of the discussion is Walter Bilderback, Dramaturg for the Wilma Theater.

Beer Night
Friday, May 3, 2019 - 7:00pm

Patrons can grab a FREE beer before the show with our pre-show beer tasting. Featuring local craft breweries, Beer Nights are a part of the second Friday performance of every production.

Open Mic
Monday, May 6, 2019 - 7:00pm

HotHouse member Jaylene Clark Owens will hold the first in an ongoing series of Open Mics based on the themes of the shows in the current Wilma Theater season. Participants are encouraged to see the show during the first week of performances (April 23-25) and then create pieces inspired by the show to share at the Open Mic. Pieces can include poetry, artwork, or songs inspired by the themes of Dionysus Was Such A Nice Man.

If you are interested in participating in the Open Mic contact wilmaopenmic@gmail.com. A sign up list for the Open Mic will be available at the door on the day of the event as well.


Young Friends Night
Friday, May 10, 2019 - 7:00pm

Join our Young Friends Committee before and after the performance as they serve up the best of Philly bites and drinks. Learn more about The Wilma Theater Young Friends on Facebook @WilmaYF.