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28 Things to Do This Weekend

FRIDAY, APRIL 21 Femme Freedom @ Connie’s Ric Rac Giant night of music featuring Raw Honey, Ali Wadsworth, Cicada Jade, Dani Mari, Sweetbriar Rose and […]

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27 Things to Do This Weekend

FRIDAY, APRIL 14 Cinedelphia @ PhilaMOCA Through April 29, Philadelphia’s beloved rock mausoleum plays host to the wonderful and strange Cinedelphia film fest, putting cult […]

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Arty Dozen: 12 Things to Do in Theater, Dance, Movies and more

Art in the Age of Injustice @ Da Vinci Art Alliance | Wednesday, April 5 Group exhibition of works by women artists, presented by the […]

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Don’t Panic: 11 Things to Do in Theater, Literature, Pillow Combat and More

Suzanne Ciani @ International House Philadelphia | Wednesday, March 29 Okay, this is a music thing but I missed it yesterday and it deserves some […]

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11 Things to Do This Week in Movies, Comedy, Storytelling and More

Tell Me A Story @ Shot Tower Coffee | Wednesday, March 22 Hillary Rea’s series gathers some of the city’s most engaging storytellers to make […]

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25 Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

FRIDAY, MARCH 10 Creepoid @ Underground Arts A full night of Philly rock featuring Creepoid, whose pysch-grunge sound makes me think of Nirvana, Sabbath and the […]

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The Electric Street Mural Dedication is Tonight in South Philly

Electric Street Mural Dedication @ Percy Street | Wednesday, August 17 Mural Arts usually sticks with paint for the many, many murals around town, but […]

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Philly to Say Goodbye to Late Art Legend Joseph Tiberino on Tuesday

Philadelphia artist Joseph Tiberino passed away on Friday, February 19, 2016 in his Powelton Village compound, an oasis of artistry nestled in West Philadelphia. He […]

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BizFeed: Philly Dead Last in Creative Job Growth

Philly’s Struggling Creative Sector The News: Philadelphia’s creative job market (think writers, actors and designers) has shrunk by 24 percent in the past 10 years, according to […]

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5 Local Artists on Why They’d Rather Make Art in Philly Than Anywhere Else

For the longest time, there’s been a perception that artists in Philadelphia need to move elsewhere if they’re going to make it in the arts. You […]

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Arts Groups Protesting Mayor Nutter Budget Cuts at City Hall Today

Today at noon, Groundswell, a program of the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, will gather supporters at City Hall for the annual Philadelphia Arts Advocacy Day. This year […]

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Pennsylvania Ballet Announces Exciting 2015-16 Season

Yesterday, Pennsylvania Ballet Artistic Director Ángel Corella hosted a cocktail party at the Olde Bar to announce the Ballet’s 2015-2016 season—the first one he has completely […]

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City Doles Out Grants for a Year of Performances in Public Spaces

This afternoon, Mayor Nutter and the Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy (OACCE) announced the first benefactors of the City’s new Performances in Public Spaces […]

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Top Event Picks at DesignPhiladelphia 2014

The DesignPhiladelphia Festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary October 9th through 17th, and it has packed over 120 events, exhibits, demonstrations, and panels into just […]

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Best Student Discounts at Philadelphia Arts Venues

We’ve done some research to put together this nifty, one-stop-shop of the best ways you can get the most out of that student i.d. card […]