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Young Professionals night is this Friday! Escape to a Paris-inspired fall fête f...

Young Professionals night is this Friday! Escape to a Paris-inspired fall fête for a one-night rendezvous of art, style, music, and scene. Dance to DJ Kristin Rose or chill at our terrace-turned-French bistro. And don't forget: tradition calls for dressing the part. Hope to see you there. Tickets at http://bit.ly/1xuXb9F or 215.278.7200.

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A love letter from our friends at NEWSWORKS and The Pulse to "Science": "...w...

A love letter from our friends at NEWSWORKS and The Pulse to "Science":

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Here's something to cheer about - Join or Renew as a Member of the Mann before O...

Here's something to cheer about - Join or Renew as a Member of the Mann before October 31st and receive upgraded VIP benefits! For example, join at the $300 level you'll receive 4 VIP Parking Passes (a $500 level benefit). Remember, Members of the Mann also receive early access to tickets as we announce our 2015 Season. Call our Membership Office at 215-546-7900 x110 for more information today!

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Pssst!! Did you know that everyone who attends our Monster Mash takes home an aw...

Pssst!! Did you know that everyone who attends our Monster Mash takes home an awesome goodie bag filled with spooktacular fun! A Big PTM Thanks! to all of our awesome sponsors for making this possible! Philadelphia Coca Cola Bottling Company , Hess Toy Truck Wild Republic #JustBorn #PTMMONSTERMASH #MEMBERSHIPROCKS

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PTM'S TOY OF THE WEEK from the Museum's 25,000 item collection: RIP #OscardelaRe...

PTM'S TOY OF THE WEEK from the Museum's 25,000 item collection: RIP #OscardelaRenta Innovative, creative designer. In 1985, he created high fashion for #Barbie #Toys

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Two great workshops at the Performance Garage this weekend! AFRO-CUBAN DANCE MAS...

Two great workshops at the Performance Garage this weekend! AFRO-CUBAN DANCE MASTER CLASS Fri 10/24 @ 7PM with LaMora, presented by KuluMele / & / CRITICAL THINKING IN THE DANCE CLASS (free!) Sun 10/26 @ 1PM with A.T. Moffett, presented by Philadelphia Dance Projects/Dance TAG.

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Are you an ambitious and driven college student focused on marketing and ready t...

Are you an ambitious and driven college student focused on marketing and ready to jump into the world of entertainment? Consider an internship at the Mann!

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This Friday at #ArtAfter5, join us for a Philly music legend. Rhenda Fearrington...

This Friday at #ArtAfter5, join us for a Philly music legend. Rhenda Fearrington, who formerly sang with Roberta Flack and Mtume, will perform a tribute to Philadelphia jazz. Preview her performance here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hTxdjz3SaaA

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Have you seen this expressive Jim Dine drawing yet? On view in gallery 124 throu...

Have you seen this expressive Jim Dine drawing yet? On view in gallery 124 through November, “Old Fashioned Girl” was recently given to the Museum by the artist. What do you think?

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Each day this week, our Instagram feed will be taken over by 7 amazing Philly-ba...

Each day this week, our Instagram feed will be taken over by 7 amazing Philly-based photographers. They're kicking off our #STRANDGRAM photography contest by sharing photographs that have been inspired by Paul Strand. First up is David Maialetti who recently spent time in the town of Luzzara, Italy, a former subject of Strand: http://instagram.com/philamuseum

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This week at the Museum, it’s a Philadelphia Photography takeover. Follow us on...

This week at the Museum, it’s a Philadelphia Photography takeover. Follow us on Instagram this week as 7 Philly-based photographers takeover our page to share their own Paul Strand-style photography. First up, David Maialetti, who recently spent time in Luzzara, Italy, a former subject of Strand: http://instagram.com/philamuseum

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Paul Strand was one of the most influential and important photographers of all t...

Paul Strand was one of the most influential and important photographers of all time. His work changed modern photography, and we think it can inspire yours too. Submit your own Strand-inspired photos on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook using the hashtag #Strandgram for a chance to win a brand new dp2 Quattro SIGMA camera. The winning photo will also be displayed in the Museum. Head here for more information: http://ow.ly/CWbVw

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Go take a hike! Join us this Saturday at 10:00 AM for a guided, all-levels hike...

Go take a hike! Join us this Saturday at 10:00 AM for a guided, all-levels hike with Eric Dolaway through the Boxers' Trail in East Fairmount Park, one of the city's most beautiful, historic and underutilized urban trails.

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Congratulations are in order as Rhoda Blount, our Vice President of Education an...

Congratulations are in order as Rhoda Blount, our Vice President of Education and Community Engagement, will be honored for her work at the 2014 The Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz and Performing Arts Jazz Awards on November 8th! The Clef Club Jazz Awards recognize "long-term supporters and artists who contribute to the legacy of jazz and the arts in Philadelphia."

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PTMS PINKYS FREEBIES: Enter NOW to win tickets Max & Ruby's Nutcracker Suite thi...

PTMS PINKYS FREEBIES: Enter NOW to win tickets Max & Ruby's Nutcracker Suite this holiday season http://ow.ly/D22nB

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Help support the The PHILO Project, a non-profit organization that produces free...

Help support the The PHILO Project, a non-profit organization that produces free professional promotional video for Philadelphia's small non-profits - including the Performance Garage! We are so grateful to PHILO for creating our fantastic promotional video which can now be seen on our our website. Read more below, and donate today!

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On Halloween night, experience all the ghosts, goblins, skulls, and skeletons at...

On Halloween night, experience all the ghosts, goblins, skulls, and skeletons at the Museum. Join us on the "Things That Go Bump" tour and learn about the spooky side of the Museum's collection. http://ow.ly/CTnO7

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Reminder the Smith Memorial Playground history exhibit is still up at Philadelph...

Reminder the Smith Memorial Playground history exhibit is still up at Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent, take a peak at another project the Smith family funded in Fairmount Park

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In preparation for the upcoming mayoral election, what lessons can Philadelphian...

In preparation for the upcoming mayoral election, what lessons can Philadelphians and future city leaders learn from other city park systems to sustain and improve our parks?

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Want to know where these guys are going? Straight to the open air photo booth a...

Want to know where these guys are going? Straight to the open air photo booth at Monster Mash (10/25) thank to the great folks at Colonial Gardens! Don't forget to purchase your tickets w/ the special offer for our Facebook Fans http://ow.ly/D1YAV #ColonialGardens #PTMonstermash

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Blatstein frustrated by delay in second Philly casino

Blatstein is the man behind the Provence, the second casino that would be housed in the old Philadelphia Inquirer building at 400 N. Broad St.. He is one of four bidders trying to secure the second casino license.

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Other proposals are Casino Revolution in South Philadelphia near the stadium complexes and Market8 at 8th and Market streets.

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Celebrate the opening of our newest exhibition, "Paul Strand: Master of Modern P...

Celebrate the opening of our newest exhibition, "Paul Strand: Master of Modern Photography," with #Strandgram!

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Blatstein Frustrated by Casino Delay

Newsworks reports that developer Bart Blatstein, one of four remaining bidders to building a second casino in Philly. He proposed to create a casino inn he pace of he old Inquirer building a 400 N. Broad.

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Second Philly Casino remains in limbo as developer grows frustrated

Developer Bart Blatstein proposed a casino at the former site of the Daily News and Inquirer building at Broad and Callowhill streets. (Kimberly Paynter/for NewsWorks)

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Blatstein is one of four remaining bidders hoping to secure a casino license in the city.  Two proposals are in South Philly near the stadiums and another would be built at 8th and Market streets.

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What part of our Philadelphia building is your favorite?

What part of our Philadelphia building is your favorite?

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If you love dance, stop by the Museum this Wednesday night for short performance...

If you love dance, stop by the Museum this Wednesday night for short performances of "LEDA" by SCRAP Performance Group. This theatrical production blends poetry, dialogue, dance, and photography. Find out more at http://ow.ly/CTihj.

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Like Jackson Pollock, Richard Pousette-Dart used such techniques as automatic dr...

Like Jackson Pollock, Richard Pousette-Dart used such techniques as automatic drawing and layering and dripping paint. Check out more similarities he shared with other Abstract Expressionists in “Full Circle: Works on Paper by Richard Pousette-Dart.” http://ow.ly/CTgjz

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Check out the #PaulStrand film series at the International House Philadelphia st...

Check out the #PaulStrand film series at the International House Philadelphia starting on Friday. The series explores cinema that influenced his filmmaking and still photography. For more information and tickets, visit www.ihousephilly.org.

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Don’t wait until it’s too late: You have one more week to see “In Dialogue: Wolf...

Don’t wait until it’s too late: You have one more week to see “In Dialogue: Wolfgang Tillmans.” http://ow.ly/CLgBB

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