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33 Things to Do This Weekend

Friday, February 16 Love, Lies and Taxidermy @ Drake Theatre Inis Nua Theater Company performs Alan Harris’ comedy about young love. Directed by Tom Reing. […]

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The Story of Lovable Ex-Eagle Jon Dorenbos Is Headed to Hollywood

We’ve got Invincible, Silver Linings Playbook, The Garbage Picking Field Goal Kicking Philadelphia Phenomenon (a personal fave), and now “the untitled Jon Dorenbos story” is […]

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This Week in Movies

Duke is Tops @ South Street Cinema | Thursday, February 15 William Nolte directed this 1938 musical starring Lena Horne. Later released as The Bronze […]

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11 Things to Do in Comedy, Movies, Theater and Storytelling

Ex Files StorySlam @ Punchline | Wednesday, February 14 First Person Arts puts on its biggest StorySlam of the year. Chris Lundy hosts an evening […]

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Sunday: The Road Movie

Russia’s infamously corrupt legal system has an upside: dash cams. According to Wired, a functioning camera on your dashboard is as essential as headlights and […]

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39 Things to Do This Weekend

Friday, February 9 Philly Theatre Week @ area theaters Theatre Philadelphia’s 10-day celebration of local theater continues through February 18. Among its 80+ events are: […]

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Movies: Samurai Cop Featuring Rifftrax

If you haven’t been to South Street Cinema yet, well, you really should. The upstart screening room at has become an unexpected hub of culture […]

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12 Things to Do in Comics, Comedy, Books, Movies and Theater

Body & Soul @ Lightbox Film Center | Wednesday, February 7 Paul Robeson plays dual leads in Oscar Micheau’s 1925 silent “race film,” presented here […]

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8 Things to Do in Books, Comedy, Dance and Movies

Tango Fire @ Merriam Theater | Wednesday, January 31 Led by German Cornejo, the Tango Fire Company of Buenos Aires is well-known for their choreography […]

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47 Things to Do This Weekend

FRIDAY, JANUARY 26 Weird Science @ Philadelphia Museum of Art Baltimore-based electronic musician and showman Dan Deacon headlines this Final Fridays event at the PMA. […]

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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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Friday: Bygone Comedy Greats

Since reading Elizabeth McCracken’s Niagara Falls All Over Again — a stunning novel about a comedy duo at the twilight of the vaudeville era — I’ve been […]

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32 Things to Do This Weekend

Bodymania @ Lightbox Film Center Short films from the ’60s and ’70s with overt sexual themes that reflect their time period. Lisa Crafts, animator/creator of […]

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12 Things to Do in Comedy, Poetry, Movies and Magic

Mary Shelley @ The Rosenbach | Wednesday, January 17 Jennifer Summerfield performs her one-woman play about Frankenstein author Mary Shelley on the last day of […]

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Coming Attractions: 8 Movies to See This Week

The World Premiere of Sigma Kids @ World Cafe Live | Thursday, January 11 I mentioned this in my Philly Loves Bowie Week roundup last […]