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Braithwaite and Childs star in comedy cabaret at Act II


“Philly’s funniest friends,” Artistic Director at Act II Playhouse Tony Braithwaite and Producing Artistic Director at 1812 Productions Jennifer Childs, have created and are sharing the spotlight in a new comedy cabaret, “Together Again For the First Time.”

Music direction and piano accompaniment are by Owen Robbins.

Reflecting the pace and style of classic comedy duo Mike Nichols and Elaine May, Braithwaite and Childs merge their wit and musical chops in a high-energy performance of songs, sketches and comedic asides.

“Together Again” runs for 20 performances at the intimate Act II Playhouse in Ambler, with previews starting Jan. 14. Opening night is Jan. 17, and the show runs through Feb. 2. Tickets start at $30 and are available at or 215-654-0200.

Braithwaite and Childs’ past projects include, “A Few of Our Favorite Things” and “Let’s Pretend We’re Famous.”

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