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36 Ways to Dodge the NFL Draft This Weekend

FRIDAY, APRIL 28 Star Party @ The Mann This sounds pretty cool: a free concert and stargazing get-together at the Mann featuring telescopes and astronomers […]

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What’s Coming Up in Dance, Theater, Movies and Comedy

BalletX @ Wilma Theater | April 26-May 7 The Philly-based contemporary ballet company presents “Spring Series 2017″ which features “the U.S. premiere of Cayetano Soto’s Schachmatt, […]

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Eight Things to Do in Movies, Books, Comedy and more

Hedwig and the Angry Inch @ Forrest Theatre | Through April 23 Broadway Philadelphia delivers the modern-classic rock musical by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen […]

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Eight Things To Do in Lit, Movies, Theater and Comedy

Ghanaian Movie Posters @ PhilaMOCA | Wednesday, April 12 A rare non-screening angle on the Cinedelphia film fest calendar, and a recurring favorite: Deadly Prey Gallery […]

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Comedy: Let’s Have a Todd Barry Film Fest

Todd Barry is low-key one of the funniest people in comedy — and it’s most because he’s so low-key. He doesn’t move around, he doesn’t […]

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33 Things to Do This Weekend

FRIDAY, MARCH 31 Lambchop @ Underground Arts Kurt Wagner and his alt-country rock band is back with FLOTUS (For Love Often Turns Us Still), released […]

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Interview: West Philly Writer/Musician Alex Smith

West Philly’s Alex Smith is a man of many talents. I first encountered him at City Paper where I edited and assigned his pieces on arts […]

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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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9 Things to Do This Week: Movies, Flowers, Comedy

Queerspace @ Tattooed Mom | Wednesday, March 8 This variety show promises “art, performance, bravery, panache and trash” while you drink beer and eat waffle […]

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5 Comedy Shows to See This Week

Bob Marley @ Helium Comedy Club | February 1-4 Stand-up comic Bob Marley has performed on pretty much every late-night talk show, including David Letterman […]

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5 Comedy Shows to See This Week

Chip Chantry @ Helium Comedy Club | Wednesday, January 4 Chip Chantry, who won the Philly’s Phunniest contest at Helium a few years ago and […]

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5 Comedy Shows to See This Week

Get In @ Good Good Comedy Theatre | Thursday, December 1 John McKeever and Tim Butterly of Comedy Central’s Delco Proper, set in Delaware County, […]

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Tracy Morgan Isn’t Changing a Thing

Tracy Morgan considers himself to be very fortunate. But he’s not lucky. As he tells me on the phone, “Luck is for losers.” The Saturday […]

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Lighten Up With a Comedy Show

The Borscht Belt @ Gershman Y | Thursday, August 11 Marisa Scheinfeld documents the decline of the Catskills in the photo exhibit The Borscht Belt: […]