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Writer Sofiya Ballin on Going Solo for “Black History Untold”

The second part of award-winning journalist Sofiya Ballin’s essay and photo series, “Black History Untold: Future,” will begin to roll out on Thursday afternoon. The Black […]

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Black Pulp! Collects 100+ Years of Black Art

The new Black Pulp! exhibition at the African American Museum in Philadelphia promises to be a dazzling and thought-provoking trip through the not-so-distant past. Curated […]

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12 Things to do in Movies, Comedy, Art, Trivia & More

Sensitive Guys @ The Drake | Through February 11 InterAct Theatre Company presents’ MJ Kaufman’s satirical play set on the campus of a small liberal […]

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New at the Mutter: Art Made from Human Hair

Those Victorians were a macabre sort, weren’t they? Seems like they were always getting together for séances and picnics in cemeteries, and arranging dead pets […]

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La Salle Art History Faculty, Museum Experts Oppose Controversial Art Sale

Earlier this week, La Salle University president Colleen Hanycz stated her case for why the Olney school’s recently announced and immediately controversial plan to auction […]

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11 Things to Do in Comedy, Theater, Art, Books and Poetry

The Interconnectedness Of All Things @ South Tower Gallery at Park Towne Place | Wednesday, January 10 A group exhibition about “the connection between cosmic, […]

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La Salle’s President Defends Her Controversial Plan to Auction Artwork

Both local art lovers and members of Philadelphia’s academic museum community were dismayed to hear the news that cash-strapped La Salle University intends to auction […]

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31 Things to Do This Weekend

Friday, January 5 Rich Vos @ Helium The veteran standup and Last Comic Standing/Tough Crowd alum hosts a podcast (and Sirius radio show) called My […]

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10 Things to Do in Comedy, Art, Movies and Dance

Ms. Pat @ Punchline | Thursday-Saturday, January 4-6 The Washington Post did a memorable story on this former drug dealer/felon turned suburban mom/comedian/author over the summer. […]

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8 Things to Do This Week in Comedy, Books & Art

Star Wars Trivia/Bar Crawl/etc. @ South Street Area | Wednesday & Thursday, December 13 & 14 Two days of events hosted by G33Kamania in anticipation […]

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44 Things to Do This Weekend

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6 DesignPhiladelphia @ all over town The citywide DesignPhiladelphia festival is under way in earnest, with workshops and presentations pertaining to all manner […]

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See Chuck Close Up Close

Photography has always at the heart of Chuck Close’s artwork, the painter famously recreating portraits on a massive scale. It was often portrayed as an […]

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14 Things to Do in Theater, Comedy, Movies, Art and More

JusticeFest LIVE! @ Eastern State Penitentiary | Wednesday, September 27 District Attorney candidate Larry Krasner hosts a party to “end mass incarceration and reform our […]

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Seven Last Chances to Fringe

Close Music For Bodies @ Christ Church Neighborhood House | Through September 24 Michael Kiley sang with the catchy rock band Cordalene in the early […]

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15 Things to Do In Movies, Comedy, Art, Theater and More

Red Velvet @ St. Stephen’s Theater | Through October 8 Lantern Theater Company presents the Philadelphia premiere of Lolita Chakrabarti’s play about a black actor […]