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9 Things to Do in Movies, Podcasts, Books, Theater and More

Keeanga Yamahtta Taylor @ Uncle Bobbie’s Coffee & Books | Wednesday, December 20 Princeton professor and author Keeanga Yamahtta Taylor reads from her newe book, […]

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Yuletide Terror: The Intersection of Bloody and Merry

I write about events on daily basis, so I can tell you: We’re deep into holiday horror season. This week, you can see Krampus at […]

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33 Things to Do This Weekend

Friday, December 15 Philadanco @ Kimmel Center The modern contemporary dance company presents H-I-S-T-O-R-Y, a program which includes the world premiere of “Pieces of My Heart,” […]

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Queen of the Dark: Q&A with Andi Harriman

In the pre-internet age, goth/post-punk music could enjoy a shadowy existence. Bands like The Cure, Joy Division and Siouxsie and The Banshees seemed to bubble […]

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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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9 Things to Do in Comics, Theater, Art and more

The Art of Swimming @ Headhouse Café | December 6-17 The latest installment in Tiny Dynamite’s A Play, A Pie, and A Pint series is the […]

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33 Things to Do This Weekend

Friday, November 10 Pennsylvania Ballet @ Merriam Theater The PAB presents three new ballets, the first two being world premieres: Tilt by choreographer Helen Pickett […]

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A Delco Comic’s Descent Into Wawa Hell

After witnessing a familiar vagrant’s ruse for the umpteenth time, Chadds Ford comedian Nick Kupsey had had enough. A scholar needed to go on record and […]

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11 Things to Do in Movies, Comedy, Theater, Zines and Books.

Freedom Shorts XVII @ PhilaMOCA & Trocadero | Wednesday & Sunday, November 8 & 12 Two nights packed with screenings of short works by filmmakers […]

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12 Things to Do in Comedy, Books, Bikes and More

Smitten Kitchen Every Day @ Parkway Central Library | Wednesday, November 1 Author/food blogger Deb Perelman returns with Smitten Kitchen Every Day: Triumphant & Unfussy […]

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Friday: John Hodgman at the Library

Though he often goes by his real name,* author/comedian/actor John Hodgman is rarely just being himself. On The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, he often […]

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11 Things to Do in Comedy, Books, Dance, Movies and More

Empire of the Living Dead @ Wagner Free Institute of Science | Wednesday, October 25 Penn State history professor Christopher Heaney discusses the rarely discussed […]

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17 Things to Do in Movies, Comedy, Books and Harry Potter Parties

Monument Lab Live: Hidden Histories and Missing Monuments @ Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts | Wednesday, October 18 Murals Arts’ provocative Monument Lab series […]

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Philly Moms Speak: 19 Super Helpful Books for Parents

You know how people say parenting is lonely? It is. And while books can’t give you a hug, they can be a reassuring voice, validate that inclination […]

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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 […]