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Listen to the 2020 Theatre Week Playlist!

We challenged Philly Theatre Week participating companies to send us some songs that best describe their event or themselves. The resulting curated playlist is an epic mix of everything (and we mean everything) from Beyoncé to William Shatner.

Click HERE to give it a play through on your commute to Philly Theatre Week events, February 6th-16th, 2020!

Plus, click on the links below to find out which songs and shows match up. 

The playlist features:

Good Will Hunting By Myself - Ludo

Ben Affleck Is a Genius - Papa Razzi and the Photogs

Shimmy Shimmy Ya - Ol' Dirty Bastard

I'm Shipping Up To Boston - Dropkick Murphys

I Just Called to Say I Love You - Stevie Wonder

Take Another Little Piece of My Heart - Dusty Springfield

Forever Came Today - Dianna Ross and The Supremes

The Man in Charge (is Useless) - Ants on a Log 

Air and Space - Ants on a Log

Mi Gente - Homecoming Live/Beyoncé

I Dreamed a Dream - Les Mis

Always on My Mind - Willie Nelson


I Miss You - blink-182

Sugar, We're Going Down - Fall Out Boy

Superboy and the Invisible Girl - Next to Normal

There's a World - Next to Normal 

Seconds and Years - Next to Normal 



We Didn't Start The Fire - Billy Joel

Hey Pocky A-Way - The Meters

It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine) - R.E.M

99 Luftballoons - Nena

Wake Me Up Before You Go Go - Wham!

Tubthumping - Chumbawamba

Mad World - Gary Jules

Living On The Ceiling - Blancmange, Dennis Weinrich with John O.Williams 

I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass - Nick Lowe 

Really Sayin' Something (with Fun Boy Three)  Bananarama, Fun Boy Three 

Once in a Lifetime - 2005 Remaster - Talking Heads

Transworld Modal Operator - SugarPlastic

Furore - Stereo Total

100 Power Maximum - Cracker

Feelin' Groovy - Simon & Garfunkel

Groove is in the Heart - Deee-Lite

Helter Skelter - The Beatles

Say - John Mayer

The Seed (2.0) - The Roots

Unity - Queen Latifah

Party - Beyoncé

Got to Give it Up - Marvin Gaye

Hot Fun In The Summertime - Sly and The Family Stone

Go Your Own Way - Fleetwood Mac

Yester-me, Yester-you, Yesterday - Stevie Wonder

Wild Mountain Thyme - The Clancy Brothers

Galway Girl - Ed Sheeran

The Man from Mullingar - The Irish Rovers

I Like Musicals  - Laura Benanti

It Comes As No Suprise - Doctor Zhivago The Musical

Marry The Man Today - Guys and Dolls (The New Broadway Cast Recording)

The Struggle - Scroobius Pip

Just dropped in (to see what condition my condition was in) - White Denim

North American Scum - LCD Soundsystem

Shotgun - George Ezra

Fire - Sara Bareilles

Birds Fly By Flapping Their Wings - Biosphere

Dissolving Clouds - Biosphere

Friends - Bette Midler (The Divine Miss M)

Together (Wherever We Go) - Judy Garland and Liza Minnelli (Live at the London Palladium)

Islands in the Stream - Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers

Release Me - Kitty Wells

Wayfaring Stranger - Emmylou Harris

More and More - Webb Pierce

The Best - Tina Turner

Battlefield - Jordan Sparks

Creature Comfort - Arcade Fire

Treaty - Leonard Cohen

In Love - Ben Folds featuring William Shatner

If I Had a Heart - Fever Ray

Irish Drinking Song - Buck-O-Nine

Secret Mission - From "Galavant" - Cast of Galavant

Why Do the Wrong People Travel - Elaine Stritch

When You Are Old and Grey - Tom Lehrer

A Couple of Swells - Judy Garland and Fred Astaire

We Are Family - Sister Sledge

Summertime - DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince

100 Bad Days - AJR

What Would You Do - Bastille Cover of City High

Meet Me on the Equinox - Death Cab for Cutie

A Thin Line Between Love & Hate - The Persuaders

You're No Good - Linda Ronstadt

Love Stinks - J. Geils Band

I'm Every Woman - Whitney Houston

I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me) - Whitney Houston


Philly Theatre Week: Feb 6-16, 2020

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