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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:15:29 GMT2017-01-17T21:15:29ZThe demise of young Quaker poet Aquila Rose, while surely lamentable, is virtually forgotten. But this obscure death nearly three centuries ago is arguably among the most momentous deaths in Philadelphia's 300-plus years - not for who Rose was, but for what he precipitated.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:54:39 GMT2017-01-17T19:54:39ZThe most obnoxious soccer parent is no match for Mohan Kumar, bullying father of two cricket-playing prodigies in Selection Day, Aravind Adiga's scathingly satiric novel of modern Indian life.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:39:35 GMT2017-01-17T19:39:35ZA single tear joined my son as my company when I finished reading Away Game by Bob Levin. Looking to the left to catch my 5-year-old in a carefree moment, I blinked the drop onto page 214, thanked the book for having prompted it, and focused on my fortune in being a father.
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:18:03 GMT2017-01-17T16:18:03ZNEW YORK (AP) - Tony Award-winner James Monroe Iglehart is trading in his genie bottle for a place in American history onstage.
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:03:29 GMT2017-01-16T21:03:29ZNEW YORK (AP) - Some of Broadway's biggest stars - including Chita Rivera, Kelli O'Hara, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Betty Buckley, Jessie Mueller and Billy Porter - will be spending Inauguration Day at a concert in New York City that raises money for human rights organizations.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 18:37:03 GMT2017-01-16T18:37:03ZIt is like a secret society. If you want to attend a Morning Musicales performance, first you have to find it. The classical concerts are, sadly, no longer held in the Academy of Music's newly restored ballroom but at the Curtis Institute of Music's Field Concert Hall.
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:22:14 GMT2017-01-13T19:22:14ZIrish rock band U2 are rethinking the release of their long-planned next album, Songs of Experience, and instead will spend 2017 celebrating the 30th anniversary of their 1987 release The Joshua Tree.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 18:31:03 GMT2017-01-13T18:31:03ZShe did more than break the mold - she broke the job. She sang and she danced. She danced with Ellen DeGeneres. She danced "Evolution of Mom Dancing" with Jimmy Fallon. She danced with little kids from here to India. She did car karaoke with James Corden, sang "Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours" and joked about how her husband was in the White House - or at least "he better be, that's where he said he was."
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:56:20 GMT2017-01-13T15:56:20ZNew This Week Surviving Twin (People's Light). Superb singer-songwriter Loudon Wainwright III sings of himself and his father in what he calls a "collaboration" between the two. Saturday through Feb. 5.
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:13:01 GMT2017-01-13T15:13:01ZCan he pull off this one? Local operaphiles will naturally be curious how Ben Wager has developed since his years at the Academy of Vocal Arts, where he graduated in 2009. But his recital at 8 p.m. Wednesday at the American Philosophical Society (presente
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