Groundswell Theatre Company

Groundswell is a raucous and contemplative physical theater company based in Philadelphia. Our work engages a highly collaborative, actor-driven approach. With artistic roots in the Pig Iron School for Advanced Performance Training, Headlong Performance Institute, Double Edge Theatre, The Atlantic Theatre Company, and long-form improvisation, Groundswell’s creations are a finely orchestrated extension of the raw […]

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Groundswell Reaches Kickstarter Goal and Earns $10,000 Grant From Wyncote Foundation for Go Long Big Softie

Artistic Director of Groundswell, Scott Sheppard, goes head to head with 2013 FringeArts LAB Fellow, Mason Rosenthal, in Go Long Big Softie, a new devised theater piece that tackles the hard and soft questions of contemporary masculinity. Under the assistance of Charlotte Ford, who delighted audiences in 2012 with BANG, a clown show about female […]

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