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New play will visit five South Philly parks

Theatre Exile will present 10 free shows of R. Eric Thomas’s ‘The Ever Present’ at five different locations from Sept 11-19. The fantastical, family-friendly new play written by award-winning playwright and author R. Eric Thomas,...

This book is a Scream

Writing a book about his favorite movie turned out to be a real scream for South Philly author Padraic Maroney. It’s been many years since Maroney begged his older brother to take him to the...

Feminist Flea Market will host two outdoor locations

The Feminist Flea Market & Craft Fair will host a pair of outdoor markets. More than 40 local artists and vendors will sell wares at each location, including handmade clothing and jewelry, live plants, candles,...

Sean 9 Lugo brings the immigrant experience to Paradigm Gallery + Studio

As a first-generation American with a mother born in Cuba and a father born in Puerto Rico, Sean 9 Lugo was raised with the “immigrant mentality.” Lugo’s work channels this not only in its...

New wrinkle for Dungeons and Dragons

Over the years, the fantasy role-playing game of Dungeons & Dragons has traveled through many times and visited many fictional lands. A new modified presentation is strong with South Philly roots. Mythic Thunderlute premiered on July...

Sean 9 Lugo’s ‘Immigrant Mentality’ show opens at Paradigm

Paradigm Gallery + Studio at 746 S. 4th Street will open a solo show from artist Sean 9 Lugo called Immigrant Mentality, on July 23, which will run through August 22. The exhibition is designed...

Elegance Quartet returns for free concert

The stringed foursome Elegance Quartet will perform a free concert at Stephen Girard Park on Sunday, June 27, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Elegance Quartet is an electric string ensemble and rhythm section, performing a wide...

Interkon’s music brings people together

Over the past year, Obsidian Studios in East Passyunk has hit the ground running, producing talented music artists and helping them break through into the industry. Now it is adding its own flavor to your...

Rittenhouse Square Fine Art Show going virtual 

The oldest outdoor art show in the nation will continue its 94-year streak through a virtual exhibition. The Rittenhouse Square Fine Art Show will share an online exhibition June 4-6, to continue its effort of...

Theatre Exile presents ‘Pass Over’

Theatre Exile and Theatre in the X present Antoinette Nwandu’s Pass Over, running June 10-27. Pass Over tells the story of two black men, Moses and Kitch – friends hanging out on a city street...
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