If you’re a fan if Hairspray the film keep reading. If you’re a fan of Hairspray and water ice, they you’ll really want to keep reading. Kimmel Cultural Campus (300 S. Broad St.) celebrates the birthday of beloved filmmaker John Waters, the writer and director of the 1988 film Hairspray, with free “John Waters Ice” from John’s Water Ice and a special discount ticket offer on Friday April 22nd.
From 11 am to 1 pm the first frst 50 guests will be treated to free water ice with vanilla birthday cake ice cream and an offer to purchase $22 tickets for opening night of Hairspray.
After the sweet treat, guests are encouraged to attend the Kimmel Cultural Campus’ free Lunchtime Unplugged at the Kimmel event inside, with live music and food from Garces; the Lunchtime Unplugged event features Micah Graves (pianist and composer), Danielle Dougherty (vocalist), and Jd Esters (Settlement Music School piano student).
Hairspray will be at the Miller Theater (formerly the Merriam Theater) on the Kimmel Cultural Campus from Tuesday, May 17, 2022 – Sunday, May 22, 2022. This run of HAIRSPRAY on the Kimmel Cultural Campus is sponsored by The Bancorp.