Things to do around the Main Line and western suburbs

For a curated selection of this month's best events, click here

To submit an event to our community calendar, click here. It is free to submit an event, but you will be asked to create an account first. 

Chess the Musical

Date/Time

Jan 11, 2020 to Jan 19, 2020
08:00 PM until 10:30 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Description

Featuring the music of ABBA members Andersson and Ulvaeus, as well as lyrics by musical theatre icon, Tim Rice (Jesus Christ Superstar, Evita, Aida), this gripping musical was inspired by political and international spectacle of the 1972 World Chess Championship between American Bobby Fischer and Russian Boris Spassky. Set in the 1980’s at the height of the Cold War, Chess illustrates how something as trivial as a game of chess can mean so much more when fueled by the threats and propaganda of nations. 

  • January 11, 2020 8:00PM
  • January 12, 2020 3:00PM
  • January 12, 2020 7:30PM
  • January 16, 2020 7:00PM
  • January 17, 2020 8:00PM
  • January 18, 2020 8:00PM
  • January 19, 2020 3:00PM
  •  

We look forward to see you there!

Cost

$32

Location

View map Christ Church Neighborhood House
20 N American St
Philadelphia, PA

Additional Information

Neighborhood:

Philadelphia

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Business Listings

 
Edit Module