Arts + Culture

  • March 30, 2015

    Yiddish, African-American songs find a voice in one distinctive singer

    Anthony Russell says his "bubbe and zayde didn't speak Yiddish." Unbeknowst to them, their grandson definitely does.
  • March 27, 2015 |  LISTEN

    Mural Arts project will try to engage Philadelphians with site-specific art

    This year the City of Philadelphia's Mural Arts Program embarks on a nine-month project inviting contemporary artists from around the world to cr...
  • March 27, 2015

    An end, a beginning and a birthday -- Orchestra 2001 salutes founder, composer [photos]

    A new chapter is commencing in Philadelphia's new music world. Orchestra 2001 is saying farewell to the man who founded it and gave the region a...
  • March 26, 2015

    Philadelphia Singers presents groundbreaking 'Radio Hour' with dancing chorus, silent lead

    The Philadelphia Singers ensemble is winding down its existence by introducing new music in ground-breaking formats. After 43 years as a professional ...
  • March 26, 2015

    StoryCorps to launch global expansion with $1M TED Prize

    After amassing a huge collection of recorded voices in the United States and creating a popular fixture on public radio, the national oral history pro...
  • March 26, 2015 |  The Artful Blogger

    On a Roll: Jae Ko unwinds at Grounds For Sculpture

    It's the middle of February, and white is everywhere. Snow blankets the landscape, and inside Grounds For Sculpture's East Gallery, porpoise...
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