Arts + Culture

  • May 24, 2016

    Cosby to stand trial in sex assault case [updated]

    Bill Cosby's attorneys failed on Tuesday to have sexual assault charges against him dropped, moving the case one step closer to trial. District ...
  • May 24, 2016 |  The Artful Blogger

    Art Exhibit: American pottery born out of the post Civil War South

    Throughout history, there have been small colonies of artists working collectively, forming idyllic communities. The Newcomb Pottery Enterprise was su...
  • May 24, 2016 |  PlanPhilly

    Conservatorship approved to stabilize Chinese Cultural Center

    The Chinese Cultural Center's richly ornamented, timeworn façade lords over 10th Street just north of the Friendship Gate. It is one of Chinatown...
  • May 23, 2016

    Atlantic City casino profits up 31 percent

    Atlantic City's casinos saw their collective operating profit rise by 31 percent in the first three months of the year in another hopeful sign th...
  • May 23, 2016

    With new app, Philly woman adds criticism, complexity to museum's chronicle of Bush years

    If you ever find yourself on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, you might visit the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum...
  • May 23, 2016 |  EssayWorks

    Why we need 'Blazing Saddles' now more than ever

    Mel Brooks' takedown of racism in America, the 1974 film "Blazing Saddles," is still relevant and funny as hell thanks to its empowerin...
  • May 22, 2016

    Film coming on history-making Philadelphia violinist

    The Philadelphia Orchestra is now in China, beginning a three-week tour of Asia. It is its 11th tour China, since it became the first American orchest...
  • May 20, 2016

    Philadelphia synagogue to hold its first LGBT shabbat

    Friday night a conservative Jewish congregation in downtown Philadelphia will host shabbat for the city's LGBT community. It will be the first ti...
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