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Martha Graham Cracker, Star Of The Philadelphia Drag Cabaret
 

And now for 77 seconds of entertainment that will make your day (week).

In honor of Philadelphia’s favorite “Drag Queen King of Philadelphia’”’s performance at Chez Colette at the Sofitel Hotel tonight, we present: Martha Graham Cracker at the Chez Colette at the Sofitel Hotel, strutting her stuff and sharing what she wishes more people knew about in Philadelphia.

Martha Graham Cracker, a.k.a the alter ego of Pig Iron Theatre Company’s co-founder Dito van Reigersberg, is the self-proclaimed tallest drag queen and, er, most hirsute.

For tickets to tonight’s performance, click here.

Martha Graham Cracker
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Chez Colette at the Sofitel Hotel
120 S. 17th Street
www.sofitel.com

And now for 77 seconds of entertainment that will make your day (week). In honor of Philadelphia’s favorite “Drag Queen King of Philadelphia’”’s performance at Chez Colette at the Sofitel Hotel tonight, we present: Martha Graham Cracker at the Chez Colette at the Sofitel Hotel, strutting her stuff and sharing what she wishes more people […]

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Welcome to Uwishunu's video series called "Philly 101," featuring 101 videos about Philadelphia in 101 days. Each video features a different Philadelphian, from top chefs and boutique owners to hotel doormen and brewers, sharing what they wish more people knew about Philly. Let us know what you wish more people knew about in the comments, on Twitter and on Facebook.
 

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May 22, 2012

Roundup: Where To Celebrate National Escargot Day At Philadelphia Restaurants, Thursday, May 24

Roundup: Where To Celebrate National Escargot Day At Philadelphia Restaurants, Thursday, May 24

National Escargot Day, another one of those wacky yet delicious holidays, is this Thursday, May 24. From apps to four course dinners, we’ve rounded up a few spots to indulge in the French gastronomic delicacy right here in Philadelphia. Note that a few are celebrating a day early, May 23. Check it out: • Amis: […]

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May 21, 2012

“Martha Graham Cracker Undressed” Returns By Popular Demand To The Sofitel, Thursday, May 24

"Martha Graham Cracker Undressed" Returns By Popular Demand To The Sofitel, Thursday, May 24

Philadelphia’s favorite “Drag Queen King of Philadelphia” (Philadelphia Inquirer), Martha Graham Cracker, is reprising the wildly popular show, “Martha Graham Cracker Undressed,” at Chez Colette at the Sofitel Hotel on Thursday, May 24. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show will begin at 8 p.m. Martha Graham Cracker is the alter ego of Pig […]

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May 4, 2012

Square 1682 To Host An Outdoor BBQ Pop-Up On Sansom Street, Wednesday, May 9

Square 1682 To Host An Outdoor BBQ Pop-Up On Sansom Street, Wednesday, May 9

This Wednesday, May 9, Chef Guillermo Tellez of Square 1682 at the Hotel Palomar will host a BBQ pop-up outdoors on Sansom Street with a savory menu that makes us crave the taste of summer days accompanied by bright fashions and pitchers of anything cool and heavily spiked. To launch the restaurant’s al fresco dining […]

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Bill Eccleston, Sommelier At Ristorante Panorama
 

Watch the video above to meet Bill Eccleston, GM and Sommelier at Guinness World Record-winning Ristorante Panorama at the Penn’s View Hotel, and learn where he likes to eat when he’s off duty down in Old City.

The restaurant’s pièce de résistance is its unique wine bar, with a custom-built, 120-bottle wine keeper, the largest wine preservation and dispensing system in the entire world. By pressurizing each bottle with inert nitrogen gas, the system (known as a “cruvinet”) enables Panorama to present a wide range of fine wines in optimum condition.

Ristorante Panorama
14 N. Front Street
www.pennsviewhotel.com/ristorante_panorama

Kisso Sushi Bar
205 N. 4th Street
www.kissosushibar.com

Watch the video above to meet Bill Eccleston, GM and Sommelier at Guinness World Record-winning Ristorante Panorama at the Penn’s View Hotel, and learn where he likes to eat when he’s off duty down in Old City. The restaurant’s pièce de résistance is its unique wine bar, with a custom-built, 120-bottle wine keeper, the largest […]

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Welcome to Uwishunu's video series called "Philly 101," featuring 101 videos about Philadelphia in 101 days. Each video features a different Philadelphian, from top chefs and boutique owners to hotel doormen and brewers, sharing what they wish more people knew about Philly. Let us know what you wish more people knew about in the comments, on Twitter and on Facebook.
 

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April 27, 2012

Roundup: Our Top Picks For Mothers Day Brunch And Dinner In Philadelphia

Roundup: Our Top Picks For Mothers Day Brunch And Dinner In Philadelphia

Let’s be honest: Moms are always worth the splurge. Given all their hard work that goes unnoticed, it’s a good thing we have Mothers Day (which falls on Sunday, May 13 this year) to remind us to appreciate the moms of the world. It’s also a good thing that Philadelphia restaurants have got you covered […]

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April 20, 2012

The Latham Hotel In Rittenhouse Square To Open Urban Enotica, A Brand New Ground-Floor Restaurant And Wine Bar Coming June 2012

The Latham Hotel In Rittenhouse Square To Open Urban Enotica, A Brand New Ground-Floor Restaurant And Wine Bar Coming June 2012

There’s a brand new hotel restaurant coming to town: Urban Enoteca, opening in the vast ground floor space of the Latham Hotel in Rittenhouse Square. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner right on the corner of Walnut and 17th Street in the heart of Philadelphia’s bustling Rittenhouse Row shopping district, Urban Enoteca will dish up a […]

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March 16, 2012

Ristorante Panorama To Celebrate Ravioli Week, March 18-23

Ristorante Panorama To Celebrate Ravioli Week, March 18-23

In honor of National Ravioli Day on March 20, Ristorante Panorama at the Penn’s View Hotel will be offering a special Ravioli Week Menu from this Sunday, March 18 through next Saturday, March 24. You can enjoy the following menu options priced at $12.95 for an appetizer portion and $21.95 for an entrée portion: • […]

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Chef Guillermo Tellez Of Square 1682 At The Hotel Palomar
 

Check out the video above to meet Chef Guillermo Tellez, Executive Chef at Square 1682 at the Hotel Palomar, and learn about what he wishes more people knew about Philadelphia. Warning: hunger may ensue.

Square 1682
121 S. 17th Street
www.square1682.com

Reading Terminal Market
12th & Arch Streets
www.readingterminalmarket.org

Check out the video above to meet Chef Guillermo Tellez, Executive Chef at Square 1682 at the Hotel Palomar, and learn about what he wishes more people knew about Philadelphia. Warning: hunger may ensue. Square 1682 121 S. 17th Street www.square1682.com Reading Terminal Market 12th & Arch Streets www.readingterminalmarket.org

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Welcome to Uwishunu's video series called "Philly 101," featuring 101 videos about Philadelphia in 101 days. Each video features a different Philadelphian, from top chefs and boutique owners to hotel doormen and brewers, sharing what they wish more people knew about Philly. Let us know what you wish more people knew about in the comments, on Twitter and on Facebook.
 

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March 13, 2012

Rockjazz Pianist ELEW To Perform At The “Live From Loews” Concert Series On Monday, March 19

Rockjazz Pianist ELEW To Perform At The "Live From Loews" Concert Series On Monday, March 19

“Live From Loews,” a monthly concert series that shines the spotlight on live musical, dance, culinary performances and more at Loews Hotels throughout the U.S. and Canada, has just added ELEW, a uniquely talented pianist, to its Philadelphia lineup on Monday, March 19 at 7:30 p.m. ELEW is an exceptionally talented jazz piano player who […]

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