Octavius Catto was killed in South Philadelphia on the frontlines of the struggle for equality, fighting for voter rights on Election Day, 1871.
Philadanco founder Joan Myers Brown and landscape architect Laurie Olin are in Washington D.C. to receive the prestigious awards.
The Philadelphia Dance Company presents its spring program at the Kimmel Center from April 19th through the 21st. The theme is “The Big Bang!”
A local author recently published a book on the history of African American ballet dancers in Philadelphia.
The Kimmel Center’s tenth anniversary season has a decidedly Philadelphia flavor.
The Kimmel Center is holding a special Mother’s Day weekend celebration ranging from modern dance to bee-bop.