The Wilma’s Portable Studio at the Free Library of Philadelphia

Practice English by sharing stories and exploring literary and performing arts. Enjoy virtual performances and bring your whole self to these fun sessions to explore creativity and art-making guided by professional Philadelphia artists from the Wilma Theater’s Portable Studio. 

Learn More

To register: click this link, email SouthworthL@freelibrary.org, or call the Languages and Learning Center at 215-686-8664. 

 

Portable Studio

“This brings something out of you that can be creative, and that others can benefit from. And you make friends.”

Portable Studio Participant

The Wilma Theater’s Portable Studio offers free and fun workshops for adults who want to meet new people, practice expressing themselves, and inspire each other by seeing a show and creating theater together.

Make sure to check out the Virtual Studio and check here for updates about how we are adapting our programming to accommodate our partner’s needs in response to COVID-19. The Portable Studio will not stop looking for ways to give community members the opportunity to:

  • Meet new people,
  • Collaborate with professional theater artists,
  • Experience a play at the Wilma Theater, and
  • Discover, explore, and share your creative side

THE PORTABLE STUDIO STRIVES TO BE AN INCLUSIVE SPACE FOR ADULTS 18+. NO PRIOR EXPERIENCE NECESSARY.

Portable Studio Partners

Portable Studio Artists  

Patreshetarlini Adams (she/her) 
Anthony Martinez-Briggs (he/they) 
Rachel O’Hanlon-Rodriguez (she/they) 
Cat Ramirez (they/she) 
Lillian Ransijn (she/her) 
Lindo Jones (he/him) 
Madeline Charne (she /her) 
Debra Disbrow (she/her)   
Nick Hatcher (he/they) 
Ezra Ali-Dow (he/him) 
Chris Davis (he/him) 

Want to bring a Portable Studio to your organization? Please contact the Portable Studio Program Director Lee Ann Etzold for more information. Phone: 215.546.7824.

Portable Studio Recordings