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Published: Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:28:29 GMT2017-04-27T23:28:29Z


NFL draft hooha and road closures pinching the Art Museum

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:28:29 GMT2017-04-27T23:28:29Z

The museum has been obliterated from view by the massive NFL draft stage, and museum attendance is down before the draft events even swing into high gear.

Novelist Richard Ford pays homage to his parents

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:42:04 GMT2017-04-27T20:42:04Z

James Earl Jones to get Tony Award for lifetime achievement

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:52:18 GMT2017-04-27T17:52:18Z

NEW YORK (AP) - Two-time Tony Award winner James Earl Jones will soon get a third - for lifetime achievement.

What does Rudolf Buchbinder know about Beethoven that no one else does?

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:41:52 GMT2017-04-27T17:41:52Z

New choreography and an old Neenan fave in BalletX’s spring series

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:57:20 GMT2017-04-27T15:57:20Z

New choreography and a favorite in BalletX’s spring series.

Watch Yannick's thunderous curtain call at the Metropolitan Opera

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:27:52 GMT2017-04-26T19:27:52Z

What to see and do in Philadelphia during the NFL draft

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:10:07 GMT2017-04-26T16:10:07Z

Welcome, NFL draft-goers! There's plenty to do here in Philadelphia that has nothing to do with football.

Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre takes 'Hamlet' to high school

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:56:43 GMT2017-04-25T21:56:43Z

Eagles' Hicks and Sixers' Covington to "draft" kids for book-writing contest

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:04:36 GMT2017-04-25T21:04:36Z

The Student Book Scholars contest challenges teams of K-8 Philly-area students to create books on the theme of tolerance. It kicks off at the Free Library Wednesday.

Too-tall ballerina finds a new job with a company that highlights diversity

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:46:48 GMT2017-04-25T20:46:48Z

Sara Michelle Murawski, the ballerina fired from the Pennsylvania Ballet in December the day after performing as the Sugar Plum Fairy, will dance for a new company in Charleston, S.C.

How Philly's 'Shut Up & Dance' became the most joyous benefit around

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:49:35 GMT2017-04-25T12:49:35Z

Founded in reaction to the AIDS crisis, the ballet community's MANNA fund-raiser is now 25 years old, with more than $1.5 million raised over the years and an after-party that raises the roof.

Orchestra fest shines new light on old Philly fixture Rachmaninoff

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:05:08 GMT2017-04-24T22:05:08Z

The severe Russian composer who so loved the Philadelphia Orchestra is being loved back this week with a series of concerts, three short plays - and a near-lifesize likeness in the lobby.

Media Theatre delivers a tantalizing, if uneven, 'West Side Story'

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:25:56 GMT2017-04-24T20:25:56Z

Broadway Pitman's 'Camelot': Great singing, less great musical

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:55:55 GMT2017-04-24T19:55:55Z

'Camelot' hasn't aged well. The songs are still great, but the flat storytelling needs a lot of help. The Broadway Pitman Theatre production has some great singing, but in the end can't quite revitalize the beloved, creaky show all the way.

Rollicking, expert meta-pulp 'Prisoner of Zenda' at Hedgerow Theatre

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 22:58:10 GMT2017-04-23T22:58:10Z

The Hedgerow Theatre production of "The Prisoner of Zenda," running through Sunday, makes a long story short and sweet. Lovingly adapted by director/lead Matt Tallman, Anthony Hope’s turn-of-the-century melodrama – a wildfire hit of page, stage, opera, and film – is mashed up into a wacky five-member parody. It’s an affectionate send-up not only of the novel/play/opera/films, but also of the swashbuckling action-hero genre itself.

What's a Nyx? Philadelphia Orchestra audiences find out.

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 10:14:59 GMT2017-04-22T10:14:59Z

Artists will light up underpasses in Nicetown and Tioga as part of a sprawling project

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 09:42:04 GMT2017-04-22T09:42:04Z

Neighborhoods around Philadelphia will serve as landscapes for an Art Museum project exploring memories, hopes, and visions for the city. A shuttle bus with a social-justice bent is also part of "Philadelphia Assembled."