On Golden Pond

A tender and heartwarming story of love, and a lifetime spent together. Norman and Ethel, visited by their daughter and her new family, pass another summer at their beloved Golden Pond, their retreat for 48 years.

(First performed 1979)

by Ernest Thompson
Directed by Mariangela Saavedra

Sept. 14*, 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 23 (2pm and 8pm), 28, 29, 30

*Note: Opening performance is on Thursday. The Sunday matinee on Sept. 24 has been moved to Saturday, Sept. 23.

The Cast

Norman Thayer,Jr.

John Devennie

Ethel Thayer

Noel Hanley

Chelsea Thayer Wayne

Anna Horsey

Charlie Martin

Dan Shefer

Bill Ray

Jim Broyles

Billy Ray

Jared Taylor


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Stagecrafters currently stages five theatrical productions per season, which encompass a wide range of styles, from classics to edgy contemporary fare.

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Plan Your Visit

The Stagecrafters Theater is centrally located in Chestnut Hill, in the heart of this historic section of northwest Philadelphia at 8130-34 Germantown Avenue (in the 8100 block between Hartwell Lane and Abington Avenue). The theater is toward the rear of the property up a short driveway. More

8130 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia PA 19118
Questions: 215.247.8881 • Reservations: 215.247.9913
Email: info@thestagecrafters.org