(Exhibit curator Avis Berman, in orange blouse, describes some of the works in the current Glackens show at the Barnes.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

‘Vintage Vaudeville’ At The Barnes

The Barnes Foundation is staging a party for the young professionals of Philadelphia on Friday, January 30th. It’s mixing a unique exhibit with the jazz music of vaudeville.

01/22/2015

Photo Credit Thinkstock

Best Book Club Picks For Winter Reading

The freezing temperatures outside might make you yearn for warmer weather, but these long winter nights are the perfect time to burrow deep into a great read.

01/21/2015

(credit: Andrew Porter)

Final Meeting On Redesign Of Love Park To Be Held Tuesday

A public meeting is slated for Tuesday, Jan. 20 at 5:30 p.m. at the central branch of Philly’s Free Library.

01/19/2015

(credit:  Mustafa Ozer/Getty Images)

Top Books Based In Philadelphia

If you are interested in learning more about the city, here are the top books based on Philadelphia.

01/19/2015

(John McInerney of the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, photographed at the Waterfront Winterfest, on Penn's Landing.  Photo by Lauren Lipton)

Positively Philadelphia: A Job Bank For Arts Professionals

“Anything from historians, curators, administrative positions, executive directors at the various museums and theaters — really anything that falls under arts and culture,” says John McInerney of the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/18/2015

(credit: Curtis Institute)

Sibelius And Lutoslawski At Verizon Hall

The Curtis Symphony Orchestra will perform Sibelius and Lutoslawski on Sunday, Jan. 25th at Verizon Hall.

01/17/2015

(credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Philadelphia Orchestra Opens Its Arms To Musicians Of All Skill Levels

Amateur and professional flute musicians played side by side at Verizon Hall for the Philadelphia Orchestra’s annual Play In.

01/14/2015

(credit: J. Wilds/Getty Images)

MLK Day Events Guide

Here’s where to come together, serve and celebrate this MLK Day.

01/14/2015

Photo Credit: Phil Walter/Getty Images

5 Surprising Mental Benefits Of Exercise

Exercise is proven to have both physical and mental health benefits. Sian Beilock, author of “How The Body Knows Its Mind” from sister company Simon And Schuster shares five surprising mental benefits of exercise.

01/14/2015

9th March 1960:  Richard Rodgers (1902 - 1979) and Oscar Hammerstein (1895 - 1960) in London to promote their new show 'Flower Drum Show'. (credit: Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Testimony Begins On Revised Plan For Oscar Hammerstein Museum In Doylestown

The grandson of Oscar Hammerstein has scaled back his plan for a museum honoring the Broadway lyricist in an effort to get zoning approval.

01/13/2015

(credit: Philadelphia Museum of Art, Photography by Constance Mensh.)

Positively Philadelphia: Art Museum Opening On MLK Day

The Philadelphia Museum of Art, usually closed on Mondays, will be open on Monday, January 19th for Martin Luther King Day, and it’s part of a whole weekend of events.

01/11/2015

(credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Top Martin Luther King Day Getaways Near Philadelphia

Wintertime blues got you down now that the holidays are over? No worries, as the Martin Luther King Jr. weekend offers up just enough time to get away from it all.

01/10/2015

(credit: Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia)

The Chamber Orchestra Presents ‘Mozart With Miho’

“It features our concert mistress, Miho Saegusa, and Miho is just a tremendous, tremendous artist,” explains Executive Director Janelle McCoy.

01/10/2015

Golden Globes w/ Tina Fey & Amy Poehler ((Photo by Paul Drinkwater/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)

What You Need To Know In Entertainment – January 2015

January always marks a fresh new start to the year and with it, a plethora of new events, festivals, shows, and films worth checking out.

01/09/2015

(Credit: Randall E. Scott)

Philadelphia Selected As One Of ’52 Places To Go In 2015′

It’s another accolade for the City of Brotherly Love!

01/09/2015