Best of Philly 2018 Fun and Games: From Scrabble to Drag to Marijuana Dinners

Best of Philly 2018, our annual listing of the region’s outstanding food, people, shops, services, and more, is now online as well as on newsstands. Here are […]


Dave Chappelle Sure Did Have a Lot to Say at the Borgata on Friday

Comedian Dave Chappelle returned to perform at the Borgata for the first time in 12 years on Friday, part of the casino’s 15th anniversary celebrations. […]


Takin’ It to the Streets: The Philadelphian’s Guide to Street Art

The Philadelphia Street Artists Worth Following Right Now Seen a cool piece of street art around Philly lately? Check out the artists (and their work) […]

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Rufus Wainwright Gets “Human” With Philly Pops at the Kimmel Center

On Friday night, Rufus Wainwright brought color to the Kimmel Center. The internationally-acclaimed musician stepped onto stage a mosaic of red, yellow, green and blue, […]


Pasek and Pasek

It’s a Sunday evening in late September, and 32-year-old Benj Pasek — currently the toast of both Broadway and Hollywood — is on the phone, […]


The Hit List: Victor Fiorillo Picks April’s 10 Best Shows in Philly

1. The Marriage of Figaro If your exposure to Mozart’s greatest opera and, to be sure, one of the greatest operas ever written is limited […]


A Walk Around Philadelphia – Literally

Can you tell where Philadelphia ends and the suburbs begin without a sign to tell you? For most of their 102-mile walk along the Philadelphia […]


Arts Shortlist: Give PIFA Chance

Stand @ Kimmel Center | Through April 23 Aartist Shay Church and Clay Studio present “a large-scale public installation of a forest comprised of armatures […]


PIFA, Cinedelphia & 47 Other Things To Do This Weekend

Friday, April 8 Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts @ Kimmel Center/Lots of Places PIFA is so huge I don’t know where to begin. It’s […]


Arts Shortlist: Amazing 1980s Movie Posters From Ghana

Ghanaian Film Posters @ PhilaMOCA | Wednesday, April 6 This is an exhibition of hand-painted film posters created in the 1980s to advertise screenings of […]


49 Things To Do This Weekend

Friday, April 1 Repeater: Lee Arnold, Mark Brosseau, and Meg Lipke @ Tiger Strikes Asteroid A “playful installation” at Philly’s most playfully named gallery, curated […]


Slideshow: Revenge of the Coogi Sweaters

Ex-Philadelphian artist and musician Jayson Musson returns to Fleisher/Ollman Gallery tonight for a mixed-media solo show of his stretched Coogi sweater “paintings.” Coogis are those […]


Slideshow: Christine Neulieb’s Spirits & Beasties

Writer/artist Christine Neulieb is always inventing new monsters on her Spirits & Beasties site. They can fantastical: Moonscrake: Red-eyed nightbird of the boreal forests, with opalescent […]


Arts Shortlist: First Friday and Beyond

14 Hours @ Vox Populi | March 31-April 1 A 14-hour performance by musician/poet/performance artist Moor Mother, aka Camae Ayewa, about domestic violence. Moor Mother […]


Kenn Kweder Will Have His Revenge on Philadelphia

Ellen R. Malcolm @ Parkway Central Library | Thursday, March 24 The founder of EMILY’s List in conversation with 6ABC’s Tamala Edwards on the subject […]