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Relâche New Music Ensemble Celebrates 40th Anniversary with Weekend Concert at Penn Museum

It’s official: Relâche, Philadelphia’s new music ensemble with an international reputation for commissioning and performing innovative music of our time, has reached a milestone anniversary. The ensemble, which melds Western classical traditions with jazz, rock, electronica, world music, and more, concludes its in-residence season at the Penn Museum June 23 and 24, with a weekend-long 40th… Continue reading Relâche New Music Ensemble Celebrates 40th Anniversary with Weekend Concert at Penn Museum

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INIS NUA THEATRE COMPANY PRESENTS PHILADELPHIA PREMIERE OF CHAROLAIS BY NONI STAPLETON MAY 22-24, 29-30, 2018

Inis Nua’s Pop-Up Play in a Pub is our chance to give our audience one more taste of the terrific playwrighting of Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales. We gather upstairs at Fergie’s Pub for the Pop-Up Play and also throw in the great taste of local East Passyunk pie shop Stargazy Pies and a Fergie’s… Continue reading INIS NUA THEATRE COMPANY PRESENTS PHILADELPHIA PREMIERE OF CHAROLAIS BY NONI STAPLETON MAY 22-24, 29-30, 2018

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11th Hour Theatre Company Presents World Premiere of Big Red Sun May 31-June 17

11th Hour Theatre Company closes it’s 2017-2018 season with it’s MainStage production, Big Red Sun. This World Premiere musical, which the company helped develop is set to run May 31-June 17. Written by John Jiler & Georgia Stitt this emotional new musical will open Monday June 4 at 7 p.m. It is directed by 11th Hour co-founder and Resident… Continue reading 11th Hour Theatre Company Presents World Premiere of Big Red Sun May 31-June 17

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SCHMIDT’S COMMONS ANNOUNCES THE RETURN OF FIRST FRIDAY SALSA NIGHTS WITH FREE SALSA LESSONS, DANCING UNDER THE STARS, FOOD, DRINK AND MORE

First Friday Salsa Nights in the Piazza at Schmidt’s Commons are back for the 2018 season with Siempre Salsa Philly & Take the Lead Dance Project. Schmidt's Commons kicks off the season with a pre-Cinco de Mayo celebration this Friday, May 4, 2018, from 7:00pm to 10:00pm. First Friday Salsa Nights start with free salsa dance lessons between 7:00pm… Continue reading SCHMIDT’S COMMONS ANNOUNCES THE RETURN OF FIRST FRIDAY SALSA NIGHTS WITH FREE SALSA LESSONS, DANCING UNDER THE STARS, FOOD, DRINK AND MORE

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SOUTH STREET SPRING FESTIVAL RETURNS SATURDAY, MAY 5TH WITH 30+ RESTAURANTS, PHILLY TACO CONTEST, MAIFEST, FREE COMIC BOOK DAY AND MORE

South Street Headhouse District serves up the best tastes and sips of the city during South Street Spring Festival, on Saturday, May 5, 2018, from 11:00am to 8:00pm. Philadelphia’s largest annual spring block party announces 30+ restaurants, bars, bakeries and food trucks that will fill the 10 blocks of South Street and surrounding streets. Brauhaus… Continue reading SOUTH STREET SPRING FESTIVAL RETURNS SATURDAY, MAY 5TH WITH 30+ RESTAURANTS, PHILLY TACO CONTEST, MAIFEST, FREE COMIC BOOK DAY AND MORE

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UPTOWN BEER GARDEN OPENS FOR 2018 SEASON WITH SIX EXCLUSIVE NEW BEERS AND CIDERS, FOUR EXTRA WEEKS AND NEW MENU

Teddy Sourias and Craft Concepts Group (BRU Craft & Wurst, U-Bahn, Cinder, Tradesman's, Tinsel) announce the return of Uptown Beer Garden to 1735 JFK Blvd. Starting this Thursday, May 3, 2018, at 5:00pm, kegs will start to pour for Uptown's fourth summer season with a weekend-long grand opening party in the heart of Center City. Changes for the 9,000 square foot outdoor pop-up garden will… Continue reading UPTOWN BEER GARDEN OPENS FOR 2018 SEASON WITH SIX EXCLUSIVE NEW BEERS AND CIDERS, FOUR EXTRA WEEKS AND NEW MENU

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Reader recommended SUMMER THEATRE CAMPS in and around Philly

Philly Life and Culture readers were asked what their favorite summer camps for children were.  The response was overwhelming.  Our 1st of 2 features focusing on Theatre Camps in and around the city.  All information was gathered from the marketing of each camp.  With school winding down, parents are sure looking for ways to keep… Continue reading Reader recommended SUMMER THEATRE CAMPS in and around Philly