Community Calendar: January 18th, 2022

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Bravo Brass will present choral masterworks as part of its Bravo Brass Sings on Jan. 22.

January 22

Bravo Brass, an all-brass ensemble of the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra Music Institute, presents choral masterworks as part of its Bravo Brass Sings concert at 7:30 p.m. at St. Mark’s Church at 1625 Locust St. Conducted by Paul Bryan, the concert will feature choral masterworks by Anton Bruckner, George Frideric Handel, Eric Whitacre and others, specifically arranged for brass ensemble. General admission tickets are $15. Children and students are free. For more information about the concert, call 215-545-0502 or visit www.pyomusic.org.

January 27

Dr. Danielle Allen on “Our Declaration,” – from 6-7 p.m., political theorist and author Dr. Danielle Allen will join the American Revolution Museum at 101 S. 3rd St. to discuss her groundbreaking book Our Declaration: A Reading of the Declaration of Independence in Defense of Equality.

The hybrid event will take place in the Museum’s Liberty Hall and will be livestreamed for ticketed online viewers. Proof of vaccination required for the onsite event. Tickets begin at $30, online or by calling 215-253-6731. Includes a signed copy of the book. Proceeds from the event support the Museum’s educational programs.

January 28 

Best of the Eagles – at 9 p.m. at Live! Casino and Hotel Philadelphia, Best of the Eagles is one of the top Eagles tribute bands in the country, performing the band’s greatest hits from the ‘70s, ‘80s and beyond. Each member performs and sings the songs just as the original member does making it a truly unique experience. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at Philadelphia.LiveCasinoHotel.com or AXS.com. 

January 31

Abandon virtual reading – at 8 p.m., Theatre Exile will host an online virtual reading of ‘Abandon’ by James Ijames. The one-night-only reading on Zoom follows Luella, who is alone. She is haunted by the ghost of her son. Joshua is alone. He has been kicked out of his house by his brother. One winter night, these two people collide into each other. Luella is looking for redemption, Joshua is looking for family. By the next morning, these two lonely souls are meshed together into an American Family in its truest sense. The cost is what-you-wish and can be purchased at https://theatreexile.org/on-stage-original/studio-xhibition/, by phone at 215-218-4022 or by email at info@theatreexile.org.

February 25

Beginnings – The Ultimate Chicago Tribute Band – at 9 p.m., Beginnings is a tribute to America’s favorite “Rock and Roll Band with Horns,” Chicago. The show is an electrifying live concert experience, featuring world-class musicians performing accurate versions of Chicago’s vast catalog of hits including “Make Me Smile.” All tickets are $25 and can be purchased at Philadelphia.LiveCasinoHotel.com or AXS.com.

March 6

Matt Fraser – At 7 p.m. at Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia, Matt Fraser, America’s top psychic medium and star of E! Entertainment’s Meet The Frasers, will take guests on a spiritual journey with live readings. March 5 show is sold out. Tickets for March 6 start at $55 and can be purchased at Philadelphia.LiveCasinoHotel.com or MeetMattFraser.com.