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December 31, 2013

Year In Review: Looking Back At The Best Of Philadelphia In 2013 In Photos

With the final hours of 2013 upon us, we here at Uwishunu wanted to take a look back at the year behind us. What better way than to share this year’s highlights via awesome images from top events and moments. Here’s a snapshot of 2013′s finest moments of the year, in photography form. Happy New […]

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April 24, 2013

Tonight Picks: Get Outside! Pong On The Cira Centre, PIFA, Philadelphia Science Fest, Fairmount Restaurant Week And More

After a chilly few days, temperatures are spring appropriate once again. This calls for a celebration, so head out to one of the many happenings in the city tonight. The Philadelphia Science Festival, Philly Tech Week and PIFA are all in full swing with a bunch of events at locations all over the city. But […]

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April 24, 2013

Final PIFA Picks: Collaborative Theater Performances, Musical Shows And More Time Travel-Themed Events

After a month of art-centric events, the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts is ending its 2013 celebration. PIFA ends with the PIFA Street Fair, an all day bash on Broad Street with food, vendors, live performances and even a dinosaur petting zoo on Saturday, April 27. The days leading up to the Street Fair […]

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April 11, 2013

PIFA For Fringe Lovers: Fun, Funky And Progressive Performances This Week And Beyond

Have you participated in PIFA yet? As the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts approaches its halfway point, there are still tons of excellent performances and events yet to come at the Kimmel Center and beyond, including the daylong Street Fair on April 27. If shows thus far haven’t inspired theater-going, take a look towards […]

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April 5, 2013

PIFA For Free: The Kimmel Center’s Time Travel Plaza Hosts A Time Machines And Tons Of Free Entertainment Throughout The Festival, Now Through April 27

The Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts is in full swing, with a slew of ongoing events and one-night-only awesomeness. This weekend sees the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia perform the Fall of the Berlin Wall: Beethoven’s 9th Symphony at the Kimmel Center as well as closing weekend of The Bearded Ladies Cabaret’s Wide Awake: Civil […]

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April 1, 2013

Save The Date: The PIFA Street Fair Takes Over The Avenue Of The Arts With A Free Eight-Hour Extravaganza, Saturday, April 27

Though the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts has just begun, we’re already anticipating the blockbuster daylong Street Fair set to close out the festival in a big way on Saturday, April 27. Shutting down Broad Street from Chestnut to South streets from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., the free fair will transform the thoroughfare […]

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March 27, 2013

PIFA Preview: The Philadelphia International Festival Of The Arts Brings An Abundance Of Cultural Events To The Kimmel Center And Beyond, Kicking Off With Savion Glover, Fly School Circus Arts And More

Alright, arts aficionados. The wait is almost over. The month-long citywide Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts (PIFA) runs this Thursday, March 28 through April 27, and now is the time to take full advantage of this city’s phenomenal performing and visual arts scene. With more than 50 PIFA events taking place during the next […]

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March 22, 2013

PIFA Pops Up Today! The Philadelphia International Festival Of The Arts Presents A Time-Travel Themed Pop-Up Parade On Broad Street

The Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts (PIFA) kicks off next week, on March 28, and it’s officially time to get psyched for the bonanza of arts and cultural events coming our way. Today, catch a festive pop-up parade and get ready for the city to be inundated with events surrounding PIFA and its theme, […]

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March 18, 2013

Coming Soon: The Philadelphia Science Festival Presents 100 Brainy Events In 11 Days, April 18-28

Now in its third year, the Philadelphia Science Festival (PSF) — one of the first of its kind in the nation — returns April 18-28 to put science in focus for an 11-day run of 100 smart events at restaurants, museums, libraries, galleries and outdoor spaces. In past years, the festival has seen engagement from […]

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January 29, 2013

Coming Attraction: PIFA – The Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts – Is Set To Return March 28-April 27 With More Than 50 Events And Performances; Tickets On Sale Now

The Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts (PIFA) returns this Spring, March 28-April 7, with more than 50 performances and events taking place throughout the city, featuring local, national and international performers. PIFA’s 2013 theme is If You Had a Time Machine, taking performers and audiences on a journey through time, highlighting past adventures, current […]

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