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Philadelphia’s aerial storytellers present Force the Mirror Open—a unique site-specific circus fantasy!

Six women climb silks, hang from trapezes, and push through unexpected portals in a queer circus-theater journey which brings audiences through secret passageways, shared visions, and sudden revolutions, spanning two stories of the history Neighborhood House in Old City. Audience sizes are limited due to the immersive nature of this work, September 21-24 in the Philly Fringe– get your ticket now!

Students, Artists, Seniors, and those aged 25 and under: Enter code TANGLE5 for discounted tickets!

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WHERE: Neighborhood House (20 N. American St., Philadelphia PA 19106.).
WHEN: Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 8pm, Thursday, Sept. 22 at 8pm, Friday, Sept. 23 at 8pm, Saturday, Sept. 24 at 3pm and 8pm.
TICKETS: Limited $20-35 tickets for our intimate audience. Discounts available for students, seniors, artists, and groups.
FAQ: This immersive circus-theater show unfolds across two floors of Neighborhood House, with options for audience to use stairs or elevator. Wheelchair-accessible. The performance is family-friendly, although not oriented towards children. It is not necessary to bring your printed ticket. Metered street parking and nearby parking lots available. Theater opens 30 minutes before showtimes. Address of theater is 20 N. American Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, near 2nd and Market Streets in Old City Philadelphia. Questions? Contact or call 215-266-6215.

Force the Mirror Open - new in the 2022 Fringe Festival