Arts + Culture

  • April 23, 2014

    Love's labor rewarded as winning poems celebrate Bard's birth

    Today, William Shakespeare would have been 450 years old. Sort of.
  • April 22, 2014

    Philly dragon boat paddlers finally have a real home on the Schuylkill

    A new dock has been built on the west side of the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, specifically designed to be used by dragon boats.
  • April 22, 2014

    Celebrating Earth Day with a solar farm stand in Philly

    What could be better to celebrate Earth Day than a solar farm stand? Greensgrow Farms, a nonprofit farm in Philadelphia, did just that as it dedicated...
  • April 22, 2014 |  Shapiro on Theater

    Review: A smoldering 'Midsummer' love

    The endearing little show called "Midsummer," in a smartly done production by Inis Nua Theatre Company, is told much like a short story migh...
  • April 20, 2014

    After years of silence, St. Peter's Church bells to ring in Easter

    When Philadelphia's historic St. Peter's Church, where George Washington once worshipped, was built in 1761, it was the tallest structure in...
  • April 18, 2014 |  Onward Blog

    Geeks to gather in South Jersey

    Comic books, music, video games — Saturday is the first-ever South Jersey Geek Fest.