Arts + Culture

  • September 4, 2015

    Made in America a dry run for pope in Philly events

    Preparations for a two-day concert this weekend on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway are nearly finished, but the event will serve as a dry run for the po...
  • September 4, 2015 |  Shapiro on Theater

    Fringe reviews: 'The Captive' and 'After the Rehearsal/Persona'

    The Captive I'm shocked, shocked, I tell you – or I may have been in 1926, when Edouard Bordet's "La Prisionnère," the story of a...
  • September 4, 2015 |  Listen

    Behind the scenes with FringeArts' Underground Railroad Game

    Performers in this year's Philadelphia Fringe Festival have practiced their craft long and hard to make what they do on stage seem effortless.Act...
  • September 3, 2015

    Ars Nova Workshop at 15: New spaces, new audiences for new music

    Jazz has a long legacy in Philadelphia. These days, the main outpost for contemporary jazz, as well as improvised music of all kinds, is the program o...
  • September 2, 2015

    Weekly Entertainment Guide - Fringe Sampler & Labor Day Weekend

    The Fringe Festival meets Labor Day Weekend. Robin Bloom shares her picks.
  • September 2, 2015

    Legal battle is joined over African sculpture of welded weapons

    A piece of art shipped to Philadelphia from Africa is stuck in customs because of its unusual material. The sculpture is made entirely from guns.
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