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Ben Franklin Sex Party

  • PIlot + Projects 1719 North 5th Street Philadelphia, PA, 19122 United States (map)

Act Name:  Ben Franklin Sex Party

Running Time: 50 minutes

Location: Pilot + Projects 1719 N. 5th St. Philadelphia, PA 19125

Accessibility: Not wheelchair accessible.

Description: Founding Father of Fornication, Ben Franklin, invites you to his secret sex party. It's your civic duty! This is a time-traveling romp, a race against...time... to save us from sexual shame and the impending doom of late stage syphilis. Early beginnings of a new work by Sarah Knittel.

Cast: Co-written by Sarah Knittel and Bradley Kristian Wrenn. Performed by Sarah Knittel

Seating: Seated or Standing RSVP with a link (please include link in the next question)

Ticket link IF you have: email for reservation at sarahknittel@gmail.com

Capacity: 30

Additional Venue Notes: BYOB

Dates and Times: Friday 9/13, Saturday 9/14. Friday 9/20, Saturday 9/21 all at 8:30

BIO. Sarah Knittel (Ben Franklin, slut, co-writer)- One of “Philly Actors Who Are Better Than You (at acting)…” (Phindie) The creator of NIGHTMARE FUEL, which garnered four stars in Edinburgh Fringe and won the "Spirit of the Fringe" award in the Cincinnati Fringe. She has worked with Antigravity Theater Project, Pig Iron Theater, Philadelphia Artists Collective, Johnny Shortcake, Hedgerow, Curio, N Crowd and Hella Fresh. Graduate of the Pig Iron School Advanced Performance Training for Physical and Devised Theater and New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.


Bradley Wrenn (slut, co-writer) is an director, actor and writer based in Philadelphia. He is co-artistic director of The Berserker Residents a company dedicated to alternative comedy. His work has been hailed as “daft, ephemeral and joyous” by the Scotsman and he has been praised for his “refusal to relinquish that unrefined creative spirit” by the New York Times. He's been presented and in residence at the Abraham’s Art Center, The San Francisco Mime Troupe, FringeArts, The Assembly, ASU Gammage, The University of the Arts and The Annenberg Center. As an actor in Philadelphia he has performed with: Mum PuppetTheatre, Enchantment Theater Company, Theater Horizon, Shakespeare in Clark Park and Lantern Theater Co.

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