Perelman Theater

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The ‘Masters Of All Time’ Concert

Jenelle McCoy, the executive director of the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, described the “Masters of All Time” concert on March 22nd and 23rd at the Perelman Theater.


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‘Cinderella’ At The Kimmel Center

American Theater Arts for Youth presents “Cinderella” at the Kimmel Center’s Perelman Theater December 18th and 19th, with two shows each day.


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Chris Thile At The Perelman Theater

Mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile plays the Kimmel Center’s Perelman Theater on Wednesday, October 23rd.


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Classical Music Meets The YouTube Generation

The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia is opening its new season with Mendelssohn, Beethoven and the piano phenom HJ Lim.


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New Technology Paves Way For Film Screenings At Perelman Theater

Officials at the Kimmel Center unveiled their brand new digital installation in the Perelman Theater on Tuesday which they hope will be the venue chosen by corporations and filmmakers alike to screen their productions.


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M. Night Shyamalan Discusses Career, Movies With Fans At Kimmel Center

Filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan dropped by the Perelman Theater at the Kimmel Center Friday night for a discussion with former Philadelphia Inquirer movie critic Carrie Rickey.


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Kimmel Center Teams Up With Philly Film Office To Offer Movies

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts is teaming up with the Greater Philadelphia Film Office to begin showing movies at their venue.


(The newly renovated Dorrance Hamilton Garden at the Kimmel Center now has its own roof to allow separate air conditioning.  Credit: Cherri Gregg)

With $6 Million Renovation, Kimmel Center Boosts Roof Garden’s Usability

“Last year, we set the record up here — it was 125 degrees,” recalls Kimmel Center vice president of operations David Thiele.



Top Upcoming Classical Music Performances In Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a great place to see world-class musical performances. Whether you’re interested in strings, winds, piano, an ensemble or a full orchestra, there’s something amazing in store for you this fall.



Top Opera Performances In Philadelphia

Philadelphia has a vibrant performing arts scene. No matter your budget or the degree of excellence you demand, there’s something in Philly for everyone.


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Homegrown Star Kevin Bacon Pays a Return Visit to Philadelphia

Local fans, especially students, have an opportunity to get closer to actor Kevin Bacon on Wednesday night.


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Kimmel Center

A world-class facility for music performances, the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts is a Philadelphia landmark.



The Chamber Orchestra Of Philadelphia

The 33-member Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, led by Dirk Brossé, performs in the Kimmel Center’s Perelman Theater and focuses on music from the Baroque period through the 21st century.


Philadelphia Orchestra

The Philadelphia Orchestra

The Philadelphia Orchestra was founded in 1900, and since then, it has established itself as one of the most acclaimed orchestras in the world.



Ebene Quartet To Perform During Philadelphia International Festival Of The Arts

The Ebene Quartet is a group of Frenchmen who will bring energy as well as plenty of polish when they take the stage at the Kimmel Center’s Perelman Theater.