Tale of the Phantom Ship
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Tale of the Phantom Ship

Temple Theater's Sidestage Season


Philadelphia Young Playwrights Independence Foundation Learning Lab
1219 Vine St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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tale phantom shipThis musical takes place in 1812 in Charlottetown, present-day PEI, Canada, and is a story-within-a-story where tavern-folk retell the tale behind the legendary Ghost Ship of Northumberland Strait to a visitor. Like the Celtic music which inspired it, the tale includes sea shanties, wistful romance, and patriotic marches.

$15 / 150 minutes

Temple Theater’s Sidestage 1606-a38607bc808e8e5abce69d9e48ec8c82Season presents entirely student directed, acted and designed works with the goal to allow for educational experiences as well as the professional growth of Temple Theater students. Contemplum strives to create a community of musicians dedicated to expanding their musical horizons through the discussion of contemporary musical ideas and the promotion of new works by Temple composers. These Student Organizations have banned together with support from the Kaleidoscope Fund in order to present The Tale of the Phantom Ship, an original musical by Nathan Landis Funk.