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August 6, 2014

Now On View: Artist Jeremy Holmes Makes His Philadelphia Debut With A Site-Specific Bent Wood Installation At Drexel University

In University City, creativity has become part of the neighborhood’s cultural fabric. At Drexel University’s Leonard Pearlstein Gallery, it’s all about exhibiting novel and experimental works in any medium an artist can imagine — from video and photography to sculpture and fashion design. Within the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design’s renovated URBN Annex, […]

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April 30, 2014

Tonight Picks: Game 7 Of Flyers V. Rangers In The Stanley Cup Playoffs, Exclusive Discount To Philadelphia Science Festival, Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday At The Art Museum And More

There is a serious buzz in the air as the Philadelphia Flyers take on the New York Rangers in the final game of the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. After a triumphant win last night, our hometown team tied it up with the Rangers. The winner of tonight’s game progresses on to the […]

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April 29, 2014

Drexel University Hosts The United States Debut Of The Prestigious 2014 World Press Photo Exhibition, April 30 Through May 21

In an age of Instagram and selfies, photography is more accessible than ever before. But as Drexel University’s newest exhibit shows, there’s much more to this powerful art form than filters, frames and hashtags. The 57th Annual World Press Photo Exhibition comes to town on Wednesday, April 30, displaying 143 prize-winning photos culled from more […]

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February 19, 2014

Tonight Picks: Porgy and Bess At The Academy Of Music, QOTA Happy Hour At The Bottle Shop, Pay-What-You-Wish At The PMA And More

There’s no snow in the forecast, Philadelphia! Despite a bit of precipitation, the city is alive with a ton of varied events all night long. This evening, the Academy of Music welcomes the sounds of the award-winning musical, Porgy and Bess to its stage for a multi-day show of love and loss. Tap your toes […]

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February 18, 2014

Drexel University Presents Welcome To Campus, A Theatrical Tour Of The Real-Life Campus Experience, Beginning Tomorrow, February 19

This winter, Drexel University presents a different kind of walking tour of its University City campus. Experience the real side of college — dating, confusion and all — through a theatrical tour of the school at its Welcome to Campus show. The play may showcase Drexel’s campus, but is applicable to campuses across the globe. […]

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November 8, 2013

Roundup: Places To Commemorate Veterans Day In And Around Philadelphia On Monday, November 11

In Philadelphia, we salute the past nearly daily with odes to Founding Fathers and independence. But in honor of Veterans Day, we’d like to take a moment to remember and commemorate not just history, but specifically the courageous U.S. members of the military who have served our country. On Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, there […]

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November 4, 2013

The First-Ever DanceAfrica Philadelphia Festival Presents Four Days Of Dance, Music, Visual Art, Shopping And Wellness, November 6-9

Get ready for a dynamic cultural experience as West Philadelphia’s Community Education Center (CEC) presents the first-ever DanceAfrica Philadelphia festival over the course of four lively days, November 6-9. A highly anticipated Philadelphia interpretation of the long-running Brooklyn Academy of Music annual festival, Philadelphia is the sixth major city to present this sensational African dance […]

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October 28, 2013

Drexel University Honors Veterans With The Opening Of The Joe Bonham Project Exhibit, Tuesday, October 29

This fall, Drexel University welcomes a stark exhibition in commemoration of Veterans Day. From Tuesday, October 29 through Monday, November 11, Drexel University exhibits The Joe Bonham Project, a collection of more than 40 portraits of wounded Iraq and Afghan War veterans in recovery. To commemorate the opening of the stirring exhibit this week, an […]

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July 31, 2013

The BlackStar Film Festival Screens More Than 75 Films By And About People Of African Descent Starting Tomorrow, August 1 Through August 4

Hailed as “the black Sundance” by Ebony magazine, the 2013 BlackStar Film Festival makes its return to Philadelphia this weekend, Thursday, August 1 through Sunday, August 4. Now in its second year of presenting stunning cinema made for and about the black global experience, founder and Philly 360 creative ambassador Maori Karmael is set to […]

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July 15, 2013

Save The Date: BlackStar Film Festival Screens More Than 75 Films By And About People Of African Descent, August 1-4

Hailed as “the black Sundance” by Ebony magazine, the 2013 BlackStar Film Festival is set return to Philadelphia next month, Thursday, August 1 through Sunday, August 4. Now in its second year of presenting stunning cinema made for and about the black global experience, BlackStar includes a wide range of genres — from documentary to […]

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