Arts + Culture

  • October 25, 2016

    At this Philadelphia theater, the patrons decide the price of a ticket

    More than long lines or scarce parking, there's one thing that will keep patrons from attending plays without fail: high ticket prices. Well one ...
  • October 25, 2016

    The history of political dissent in protest posters

    Long before the ascendancy of tweets and television, protest posters were a preferred way to broadcast dissenting viewpoints. Temple history professor...
  • October 25, 2016

    Prince Albert surveys his new domain: Grace Kelly's home

    Prince Albert of Monaco has made a trip to Philadelphia to inspect the house he recently purchased: The home where his mother, Oscar-winning actress G...
  • October 25, 2016

    Pennsylvania schools hit by clown 'threats' ban costumes

    Several eastern Pennsylvania school districts targeted by scary clown threats or hoaxes in recent weeks are banning clown costumes for Halloween parti...
  • October 25, 2016 |  Shapiro on Theater

    Theater Exile and Arden win the top Barrymore Awards

    Islamic militants kidnap an investment banker in Pakistan and a grade-school girl is entranced by a forbidden garden – productions on those two themes...
  • October 24, 2016 |  PlanPhilly

    Art project asks 9th Street Market vendors to get into each other’s business

    The relationship between Italians and Mexicans in the Italian Market, as described by Raúl Aguilar, owner of Los Amigos, a 7-year-old meat market in 9...
  • October 24, 2016

    Once again, Tindley Temple will make a joyful noise

    Until the system broke down about 10 years ago, Tindley Temple, on Broad Street just below South, used to sound bells every Sunday morning.
  • October 22, 2016

    How winning the 'birth lottery' opened the door to Philly tech entrepreneur

    This week, the Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians brought together entrepreneurs and economic development experts in Philadelphia to talk about w...
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