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Amy Ray of The Indigo Girls Chats About Their Upcoming Philly Concert and Her Advocacy Work

  “It’s riveting to physically hear that much sound, and there’s so much going on,” said Amy Ray when I asked her what it was like […]

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Broadway Philadelphia at the Kimmel Center Announces 2015-2016 Season

The Broadway League estimated that the 2013-14 Broadway Philadelphia season brought $100 million in revenue for local businesses. That’s no chump change, and speaks to […]

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Meet the Man Who Trained the Four-Legged Star of Annie

“I’ve seen more young actresses who play Annie pee on stage than dogs who pee on stage.” That’s William Berloni‘s answer when I ask him the question […]

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Kimmel Offering Free Dirty Dancing-Themed Lunch Event This Friday

  If you’re a fan of the iconic dance-filled movie Dirty Dancing, then on Friday, March 13 at noon, take an extra-long lunch break and head […]

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Last Chance For Tickets To Brewer’s Plate

The Brewer’s Plate is this Sunday, March 8 at the Kimmel Center so if you haven’t bought your tickets yet, you should probably hurry up. […]

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Kimmel’s SEI Innovation Studio Showcases Exciting Future of Performing Arts in Philly

It was a nasty few days of weather in the Philadelphia region, but the energy inside SEI Innovation Studio, the small, intimate black-box type theater in […]

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Curtis 20/21 Ensemble Breaking Classical Musical Stereotypes at SEI Innovation Studio

Imagine listening to classical music in a club-like setting while you interact via your cell phone on a giant LED screen. Well, that’s happening tonight at the […]

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Our Q&A With Adam Trent, the Justin Timberlake of Magic

Imagine taking David Copperfield and fusing him with a boy band member who can jump through huge LED screens without shattering them (or himself). That’s […]

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Philly’s Magic Moment

I love magic. My late father was a magician — he went by the name “The Great Shandor” — and when he was a teenager […]

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11 Things to Do in Philly This Week

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I Survived the Philly POPS—and I’m Under 50!

— From the minute some of my friends heard I was going to the Philly POPS, the jokes came rolling in. Most had to do […]

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3 Ways to Get Kids Excited About Philly in February

If your kid likes Legos: “The Art of the Brick” exhibit opens February 7th at the Franklin Institute with a Lego T-rex, an Easter Island […]

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Tickets on Sale Tomorrow For Return Engagement of The Lion King

The Lion King, now in its incredible 18th year on Broadway, will be returning to Philadelphia this May for a four-week engagement at the Academy […]

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15 Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in Philadelphia

“200 Years of African American Art” Philadelphia Museum of Art (PMA) kicked off 2015 by pulling from its holdings 75 pieces of artwork by African American artists. […]

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Our Chat With Out So You Think You Can Dance? and Dancing With The Stars Choreographer Travis Wall

When Travis Wall was five days old, his mother set up his crib in a dance studio that she owned. The rest, they say, is […]