Review: Nothing can stop Mitski at Union Transfer

She'll be back in Philly in November.

Denève is a gamer at Philadelphia Orchestra’s dramatized ‘Rite of Spring’ — and finds depth there, too

Organist Peter Richard Conte revealed a range of nuance and color in Poulenc's "Concerto in G minor for Organ, Strings and Timpani."

Denève is a gamer at Philadelphia Orchestra’s dramatized ‘Rite of Spring’ — and finds depth there, too

Organist Peter Richard Conte revealed a range of nuance and color in Poulenc's "Concerto in G minor for Organ, Strings and Timpani."

Penn’s pioneering all-female musical comedy troupe launched an SNL star. What’s next?

Bloomers is celebrating their 40th anniversary this weekend with their Fall Show.

Penn’s pioneering all-female musical comedy troupe launched an SNL star. What’s next?

Bloomers is celebrating their 40th anniversary this weekend with their Fall Show.

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New seasons of ‘Making a Murderer,’ ‘Serial’ should be reality check for true-crime fans

New editions of the Emmy-winning Netflix series and the Peabody Award-winning podcast get down to the nitty-gritty of a system that's not always about justice.

Why is Bruce Springsteen recording for this tiny West Chester record label?

The Grammy winning West Chester record label with a political mission is celebrating 21 years in the business.

7 days of things to do in Philadelphia from Oct. 21 to 27

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‘The Anchoress’ by David Serkin Ludwig and Katie Ford beguiles in its world premiere

Wednesday was a good day for the composer: his Fanfare for Samuel Barber was played by the Curtis orchestra earlier, and night brought an entire program of his work.

‘The Oath’ star Ike Barinholtz made a movie about his lousy Thanksgiving so you can avoid one

Comedian/actor Ike Barinholtz' Thanksgiving-from-Hell comedy The Oath comes from personal experience.

Philly’s Lee Daniels at work on #MeToo-themed project with Penn grad Whitney Cummings

According to Deadline, the pair are developing a half-hour comedy for Amazon that would be set on a college campus's ombudsman's office and would star Cummings

Cherry Hill home once owned by Muhammad Ali is for sale

If you ever wanted to own boxer Muhammad Ali's Cherry Hill home, now is your chance.

Berthe Morisot at the Barnes: Fresh, smart work from the overlooked Impressionist

Her work captures something you don't tend to see in Impressionist paintings — women with minds of their own.

Philly forensic artist creates portraits to honor fallen cops

No matter who he's drawing, Castro starts with the eyes.

Electric Factory's new name announced

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‘Sweat’ at Philadelphia Theatre Company: Image of a town, and a society, being torn apart

The Philadelphia Theatre Company's comeback production is Lynn Nottage's "Sweat," a very contemporary play that portrays out-of-work steelworkers in Reading, wondering where their jobs and city went. As the jobs go, relations decay among old friends, and old social oppositions, racial, generational, and more, emerge. The production is sometimes sketchy, and the characters should evoke more sympathy than they do, but "Sweat" at PTC delivers a sadly relevant portrait of a society in collapse.
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