Arts + Culture

  • February 21, 2017

    The Philadelphia Jazz song book is about to become real

    A Philadelphia jazz musician support organization, Jazz Bridge, is releasing a book of jazz songs composed by local musicians. The Philadelphia Real ...
  • February 20, 2017 |  NewsWorks Tonight

    Katz and the Peace Train pulling into Bucks County

    South Africa comes to Pennsylvania this Saturday as Sharon Katz and the Peace Train bring their upbeat music and authentic Zulu costuming to the Zlock...
  • February 20, 2017 |  ViewFinders

    Belly dancers 'Fight For Air' in Philadelphia [photos]

    Local dancers shimmied to raise money to fight lung disease this past weekend in Philadelphia.
  • February 20, 2017 |  Shapiro on Theater

    Review: 'Leper + Chip' = reckless young adults, hooked on trouble

    If a point lurks somewhere in Irish writer Lee Coffey's play called "Leper + Chip," I can't find it. Not that every play needs a p...
  • February 20, 2017 |  Black History Untold: Joy | Donna Frisby-Greenwood

    Essay: Standing up to racism by finding your voice

    I was about 15 years old when we organized a trip to march on Washington to make Dr. King's birthday a national holiday. I was too young to vote....
  • February 19, 2017 |  Black History Untold: Joy | Matt Hopkins

    Essay: A 71-year-old dancer heard joy in Marian Anderson's voice

    My aunt took me to a Marian Anderson concert at the Union Baptist Church in South Philly. I was probably about 5 years old. It gave me a totally diffe...
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