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January 28, 2015

The Rosenbach Museum And Library Presents Everything Is Going On Brilliantly: Oscar Wilde And Philadelphia, Open Through April 26

Rosenbach Museum and Library

The Rosenbach Museum and Library is celebrating the work of Irish writer and poet Oscar Wilde and his Philadelphia connections with a special exhibition — Everything is Going on Brilliantly: Oscar Wilde and Philadelphia. Throughout the exhibition, guests will find unpublished materials that are on view for the first time ever and items from private […]

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January 28, 2015

The American Swedish Historical Museum Hosts Its Annual Pea Soup And Punsch Dinner, Saturday, January 31

The American Swedish Historical Museum Hosts Its Annual Pea Soup And Punsch Dinner, Saturday, January 31

In a cold weather funk? Find relief at the American Swedish Historical Museum during its annual Pea Soup and Punsch Supper. This Saturday, January 31, shake off the chill and warm up Swedish style with an evening of steamy soup and strong drink. This annual event, hosted by the museum’s Pea Soup Committee, kicks off […]

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January 28, 2015

A Cast Of Locally Renowned Actors Pay Tribute To 400 Years Of Social Activism In Voices Of A People’s History Of The United States, January 29-31

Plays and Players Theatre

Four hundred years of activism lights up the stage when Plays and Players Theatre hosts Voices of a People’s History of the United States, January 29-31. Featuring speeches, songs and more, this powerful production draws on excerpts from the book of the same name edited by Anthony Arnove and noted historian, author and avid social […]

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January 28, 2015

Our Guide To The Philadelphia Auto Show, Which Returns With Cool Cars, Special Events, Test Drives And More, January 31-February 8

Philadelphia Auto Show

The Philadelphia Auto Show races into town on Saturday, January 31 and stays put at the Pennsylvania Convention Center through February 8. Check out (and learn about) cars of all sort — from soon-to-be released models to classic cars that used to rule the road — while also test driving cars from Jeep and Toyota. […]

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January 27, 2015

Major Coming Attraction: The Philadelphia Museum Of Art To Be The Only U.S. Stop For A Tremendous International Exhibition Of Monet, Renoir, Degas And More This Summer

Major Coming Attraction: The Philadelphia Museum Of Art To Be The Only U.S. Stop For A Tremendous International Exhibition Of Monet, Renoir, Degas And More This Summer

Monet, Pissarro, Renoir, Sisley, Degas and Manet are among the most celebrated names in fine art today, but these Impressionists might not have known success without the support of one ambitious Parisian art dealer: Paul Durand-Ruel. Lovers of these and other great Impressionist artists largely have Durand-Ruel to thank for recognizing the beauty of the […]

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January 27, 2015

The Barnes Foundation Invites Guests To Enjoy Complimentary Admission For Its Free First Sunday Event, This Sunday, February 1

The Barnes Foundation

Leave your wallet at home this weekend: The Barnes Foundation will open its doors for free in celebration of the first Sunday of the month. From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., visit the museum and enjoy its collection and special exhibitions in addition to a slew of special programs. Guests can look forward to a […]

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January 27, 2015

The Academy of Natural Sciences’ Mega-Bad Movie Night Goes On The Road To Bryn Mawr With Free Beer And Popcorn, Thursday, January 29

Bryn Mawr Film Institue

Atomic radiation! Mysterious deaths! Giant ants! This week, the

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January 27, 2015

The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Hosts Local Performers For A Celebration Of Its Represent Exhibition, Tomorrow, January 28

The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Hosts Local Performers For A Celebration Of Its Represent Exhibition, Tomorrow, January 28

As part of the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s weekly pay-what-you-wish Wednesday and in celebration of Represent: 200 Years of African American Art, the museum is hosting Lyrispect Presents: Represent Redux, a very special event this Wednesday, January 28. Pay whatever admission price you’d like to enter the museum, and, beginning at 6:30 p.m., listen to […]

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January 27, 2015

The Mural Arts Program Celebrates Valentine’s Day And Five Years Of Its Love Letter Project With A Special Tour And LGBT Wedding, Sunday, February 8

The Mural Arts Program Celebrates Valentine's Day And Five Years Of Its Love Letter Project With A Special Tour And LGBT Wedding, Sunday, February 8

Love is in the air, Philadelphia, and it’s time to book a ticket aboard the Love Train 2015. For five years now, the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program has celebrated its Love Letter mural project with a special Valentine’s iteration of the standard Love Letter Tour. The Love Train injects even more romance into […]

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January 27, 2015

The Academy Of Vocal Arts’ Young Professionals Committee Hosts A Preview Of La Bohème And French Party This Wednesday, January 28

Academy of Vocal Arts

This Wednesday, January 28 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., the Academy of Vocal Arts’ Young Professionals Committee will host an evening of music, food and drinks for AVA After Dark in anticipation of its upcoming show La Bohème, a famous opera set in 19th century Paris. Be one of the first to catch the show […]

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