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November 7, 2014

The Barnes Foundation Debuts William Glackens, The First Major Survey On The Philadelphia-Born Painter In More Than 40 Years, Opening Saturday, November 8

The Barnes Foundation

Philadelphia-born painter William Glackens (1870-1938) remains regarded as one of the most important American artists of the 20th century, yet a comprehensive survey of his immense body of work had not been shown since 1966. Now, The Barnes Foundation on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway has remedied that habit of sparse Glackens showings with a sweeping […]

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November 6, 2014

The 2014 Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade Set For Thursday, November 27 With Massive Balloons, Huge Floats, Marching Bands, Special Guests And Much More

Thanksgiving

It’s that time of year, Philadelphia. The holiday season is nearly upon us, and with it comes spectacular holiday sights like the annual Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade. The 1.4-mile 6ABC Dunkin’ Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade is the oldest Thanksgiving parade in the country and a true Philadelphia tradition. A yearly spectacle now in its 95th […]

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November 6, 2014

Our Top Picks For First Friday In Philadelphia With Vaudeville At The Barnes, Bubbles At Joan Shepp, Late Night At FringeArts And More, This Friday, November 7

Our Top Picks For First Friday In Philadelphia With Vaudeville At The Barnes, Bubbles At Joan Shepp, Late Night At FringeArts And More, This Friday, November 7

On the first Friday of every month, nightlife in Philadelphia goes from lively to positively dynamic with the arrival of First Friday in neighborhoods throughout the city. Starting around 5 p.m., art-loving Philadelphians pour into galleries, museums and streets for festive art crawls, receptions and artsy events all across town. This month, a bevy of […]

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November 6, 2014

Celebrate Philly’s Food Producers, Musicians And Artists At Cultivate: A Farm And Food Event At Gravy Studio And Gallery On November 8

Gravy Studio and Gallery

Celebrate Philly’s local food and art scene at Cultivate: A Farm And Food Event at Gravy Studio and Gallery in Fishtown. This Saturday, November 8 from noon to 6 p.m., Gravy Studio and Gallery turns its second floor space and backyard into a hub for local eats, arts and celebrations. Browse photography by local artists […]

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November 5, 2014

Fountain Restaurant At The Four Seasons Hotel And The Philadelphia Orchestra Present A Dinner-And-Show Deal This Friday, November 7

Philadelphia Orchestra

The classic date-night pairing of dinner and show can be had in a decidedly upscale version this Friday, November 7, thanks to the Fountain Restaurant at the Four Seasons Philadelphia hotel and The Philadelphia Orchestra. This Friday, The Philadelphia Orchestra presents a special concert from Beijing’s National Centre for the Performing Arts Orchestra with pianist […]

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November 5, 2014

The Art Star Craft Bazaar Pops Up Indoors At 23rd Street Armory With 60 Vendors, Food Trucks And More This Weekend, November 8-9

The Art Star Craft Bazaar Pops Up Indoors At 23rd Street Armory With 60 Vendors, Food Trucks And More This Weekend, November 8-9

One of Philly’s finest outdoor craft bazaars takes a turn indoors this weekend, just in time for early holiday shopping. The excellent Art Star Craft Bazaar sets up shop indoors at the cavernous 23rd Street Armory for two full fall market days this Saturday and Sunday, November 7 and 8. From 11 a.m. to 7 […]

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November 4, 2014

The Philadelphia Improv Festival Brings Major Laughs To The City Of Brotherly Love From Today, November 4 Through Saturday, November 8

The Philadelphia Improv Festival Brings Major Laughs To The City Of Brotherly Love From Today, November 4 Through Saturday, November 8

All week long, from November 4 through 8, the Philadelphia Improv Festival celebrates the city’s great comedy scene with 45 shows over a five night run at the Figment Theater at the Asian Arts Building. The Philadelphia Improv Festival is presented as part of Philadelphia Comedy Month (November) and promises a wide range of comics […]

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November 4, 2014

Azuka Theatre Presents A Clever Mind-Bending Sci-Fi Story With The (curious case of the) Watson Intelligence, November 5-23

Azuka Theatre Presents A Clever Mind-Bending Sci-Fi Story With The (curious case of the) Watson Intelligence, November 5-23

A plot with many transformations is anything but elementary in Azuka Theatre’s new production, The (curious case of the) Watson Intelligence, running November 5 through 23. This sci-fi time-traveling play, a 2014 Pulitzer Prize-finalist by Madeleine George, offers up many intriguing twists and turns, not to mention a love triangle that repeats through time. The […]

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November 4, 2014

The Barnes Foundation Celebrates First Friday And Its New William Glackens Exhibition With A Vaudevillian Party On Friday, November 7

The Barnes Foundation

The Barnes Foundation hosts a two-in-one vaudevillian bash this Friday, November 7 as it celebrates First Friday and the grand opening of its William Glackens exhibition. Guests of the vaudeville-themed First Friday celebrations will receive first access to the exhibition, which officially opens on Saturday, November 8. The exhibition is the first comprehensive survey of […]

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November 3, 2014

The Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival Returns With Feature Films, Short Films And Special Events, Through November 16

The Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival Returns With Feature Films, Short Films And Special Events, Through November 16

The Gershman Y’s Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival returns for another year of feature and short films. The festival officially kicked off on Saturday, November 1, but will continue through next Sunday, November 16 with screenings of films that spotlight the Jewish experience, Jewish culture and values. Throughout the film festival, movie-goers can look forward to […]

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