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‘Motown The Musical’ At The Academy Of Music

Frances Egler, the director of Broadway Philadelphia programming and co-presentations at the Kimmel Center, spoke to KYW Newsradio about the journey of Berry Gordy, which became “Motown the Musical.”

12/20/2014

(Bramwell Tovey plays his "Rittenhouse Carol" in his dressing room at the Kimmel Center.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Charismatic Conductor Returns To Lead Philadelphia Orchestra Performing Holiday Music

Under the baton of conductor Bramwell Tovey, the Philadelphia Orchestra performed timeless holiday favorites Thursday night at the Kimmel Center.

12/19/2014

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Eye On The Arts: Holiday Jazz

The Kimmel Center is getting jazzed up for the holiday season.

12/01/2014

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‘Risky Business’ From Philadanco

Joan Myers-Brown, the founder and artistic director of Philadanco, spoke to KYW Newsradio about “Risky Business” coming to the Perelman Theater on Friday, Dec. 12th through Sunday, Dec. 14th.

11/15/2014

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Local Rockstar Is This Year’s Marian Anderson Awards Honoree, But Young Artist May Steal The Show

Famed rocker and philanthropist Jon Bon Jovi is this year’s Marion Awards honoree and the awards dinner and celebration concert is Tuesday.

11/15/2014

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‘Cinderella’ To Enchant Theater-goers At The Kimmel Center

“Cinderella” is coming to Philadelphia, and Frances Egler, Director of Broadway Philadelphia Programming and Co-presentation at the Kimmel Center, reviews the show.

11/08/2014

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Eye On The Arts: Kathleen Battle

Friday night at the Kimmel Center, Kathleen Battle, one of opera’s superstars headlines a concert honoring Philadelphia’s pivotal role in the Underground Railroad.

10/23/2014

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3 Local Wedding Venues Named As Country’s Most Beautiful

Being a bride can be overwhelming with the endless amount decisions you have to make before the big day. Luckily, if you are a bride-to-be in the Philadelphia-area, you have several beautiful venue options.

10/23/2014

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Smash-hit Broadway Play ‘Newsies’ Coming To Philly

Francis Egler, the director of Broadway Philadelphia programming and co-presentation at the Kimmel Center, shared a little background on the Broadway smash-hit musical, “Newsies.”

10/18/2014

A competitor gets prepared prior to go on stage during the first edition of the European Beard and Moustache championships on September 22, 2012 in Wittersdorf, eastern France.  (Credit: SEBASTIEN BOZON/AFP/GettyImages)

Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Oct. 16

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

10/16/2014

(SIGN OF THE TIMES:  The sign at the former headquarters building of Philadelphia International Records is removed.  The property is being demolished to make way for condominium apartments and a hotel.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

SIGN OF THE TIMES: Famed Record Company Headquarters Readied For Demolition

It’s the end of an era at 309 South Broad Street, where the “Sound of Philadelphia” was born.

10/15/2014

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Hearing Held To Bolster Support For Pa. Hate Crime Law

The House Democratic Policy Committee held a public hearing on LGBT hate crimes Thursday.

10/03/2014

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Jazz At The Kimmel

The 2014-15 season of Jazz at the Kimmel is just underway.

09/20/2014

(Catherine Siciliano, of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, mans an information table  at the Kimmel Center.  Photo by Tim Jimenez)

Kimmel Center Film Screening For World Suicide Prevention Day

This is World Suicide Prevention Day, and last night, to raise awareness, there was a screening of a Robin Williams film at the Kimmel Center.

09/10/2014

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Taney Dragons Parade Throughout City To Celebrate LLWS Run

It was a big day for Philadelphia’s standout little league team — the Taney Dragons — who floated through Center City Wednesday.

08/27/2014

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