Community Calendar: January 25th, 2022

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Dr. Danielle Allen will discuss her book on Jan. 27.

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 10

Meet James Forten – From 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Museum of the American Revolution, explore the life and legacy of James Forten, a free Black Philadelphian, Revolutionary War privateer and stalwart abolitionist in the performance “Meet James Forten.” The 20-minute live performance will be followed by a discussion with the audience. The event will take place in-person at the Museum and will be livestreamed for ticketed online audiences. Tickets are $10-$20 at https://www.amrevmuseum.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.