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The Center for Art in Wood shared their album...

Thank you to all the sponsors, artists volunteer's and to those who were able to join us for the celebration of the career accomplishments of Albert LeCoff last Friday, May 18th! Here are some of the images from the event taken by artist Winifred Helton-Harmon. Missed out on the farewell fundraiser? You can still support and honor Albert by making a donation! Your support goes toward exhibitions and programs at the Center. https://centerforartinwood.org/support/perfect-finish-turn-albert/

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    Farewell Fundraiser May 18, 2018
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17 hours ago

Memorial Day Weekend Phillyfun Picks

101 S. 3rd St.

40 N 2nd St

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5201 Parkside Ave.

    Memorial Day Weekend Phillyfun Picks - PhillyFun4Kids
    It's Memorial Day Weekend, enjoy the extra time together with your families at one of these great Philly fun events this weekend while you pay tribute to those military men and women who have lost their lives in service. Memorial Day Weekend and Revolutionary Sailors Friday May 25 - Monday May 28 Museum of the ...
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18 hours ago

Transform your approach to theater with the S...

Transform your approach to theater with the Summer HotHouse Intensive --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse

    The Wilma Theater
    Transform your approach to theater with the Summer HotHouse Intensive --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse
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34 hours ago

Please note that the National Archives at Phi...

Please note that the National Archives at Philadelphia will be closed on Monday, May 28, in observation of Memorial Day. Visit NARA's special Memorial Day web page on National Archives News, which highlights NARA's holdings that document Memorial Day and honors those who have given their lives: https://www.archives.gov/news/topics/memorial-day For information about our hours, please visit our website: https://www.archives.gov/philadelphia

    Memorial Day: A Commemoration
    Memorial Day, initially referred to as Decoration Day, was observed by many communities after the Civil War, when the nation suffered more than 620,000 military deaths, roughly 2 percent of the total population at the time. John A.
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36 hours ago

The unleashed power of a personal story: ‘Fun Home’ at Arden Theatre Company

“Fun Home” runs through June 17 at Arden Theatre Company, on Second Street north of Market Street. 215-922-1122 or ardentheatre.org.

    The unleashed power of a personal story: 'Fun Home' at Arden Theatre Company
    We don't wait long until Alison Bechdel, the narrator and central character of the musical "Fun Home," hands you the plot synopsis. She's become a graphic novelist, and she announces the captions of the story she's illustrating. "Caption," she says. "My Dad and I both grew up in the same small Pennsylvania town.
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37 hours ago

Spin, sandwiches, shoofly pie: Here are Philadelphia's newest small businesses

Over in Old City, Oh Brother Philly has opened on 206 Market St. And Yelpers are fans: It's got a five-star rating out of 17 reviews, so far.

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Out in Bustleton, wander over to House of Kosher. Located at 9806 Bustleton Ave., the grocery store only stocks kosher items, from meat and fish to prepared foods and ice cream.

Comfort & Floyd is a breakfast and brunch spot that's made its debut at 1301 S. 11th St. in Passyunk Square.

    Spin, sandwiches, shoofly pie: Here are Philadelphia's newest small businesses
    Interested in sampling the city's newest restaurant and retail additions? From a spin studio to a kosher grocer, read on for a peek inside the newest spots to open around town. Photo: revel ride/Yelp Now open at 1632 South St. in Rittenhouse Square is Revel Ride, a cycling studio offering a range of spin classes.
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38 hours ago

The Clay Studio added 2 new photos.

Setting up for The Clay Studio National, Carly Slade just dropped off this piece. The full show will be up on tomorrow!

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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39 hours ago

Connie Mississippi began as a painter and her...

Connie Mississippi began as a painter and her work developed into turned-wood sculptures. Don't miss this retrospective that brings together these two art forms. Open Tues - Sat, 10 - 5.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Connie Mississippi began as a painter and her work developed into turned-wood sculptures. Don't miss this retrospective that brings together these two art forms. Open Tues - Sat, 10 - 5.
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2 days ago

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2 days ago

From the 2009 production of Athol Fugard's CO...

From the 2009 production of Athol Fugard's COMING HOME to THE GOOD FIGHT, we agree that Nyambi Nyambi deserves your attention.

    Learn His Name: Nigerian-American Actor, Nyambi Nyambi Deserves Your Attention
    Nyambi Nyambi has always done things on his own terms. He was told by a teacher, who was involved in a Martin Luther King gala being performed on his university campus, that he didn't belong in the cast. To which he responded, "I am going to study his speech, his (mannerisms), the speech behind the speech.
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2 days ago

The Clay Studio added 4 new photos.

The Clay Studio and Craft NOW Philadelphia are partnering with the American Craft Council as they plan their 2019 national conference in Philadelphia. The last two days were a wonderful whirlwind of tours and introductions. We were thrilled to help show off the amazing and plentiful craft artists, institutions, and resources in Philadelphia. Just a few of the stops were Tyler School of Art Ceramics, Glass, Metals, and Fibers, Globe Dye Works studios of Brian Giniewski and Stacey Lee Webber, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Museum of the American Revolution, National Liberty Museum, Crane Arts, Maken Studios and many more.

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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2 days ago

Step into the Summer HotHouse Intensive with ...

Step into the Summer HotHouse Intensive with the impassioned Blanka Zizka. The Intensive begins June 5. Find out how you can register for your spot today. --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse

    The Wilma Theater
    Step into the Summer HotHouse Intensive with the impassioned Blanka Zizka. The Intensive begins June 5. Find out how you can register for your spot today. --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse
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2 days ago

2018-2019 Season Announcement

Performed at Christ Church Neighborhood House, 20 N. American Street

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Performed at The Drake Theater,  302 South Hicks Street

    2018-2019 Season Announcement | Theatre Exile
    Ana is a Korean American who travels to Seoul in 1975 to retrieve her recently deceased father's ashes. Luke is a young American soldier fighting in the jungles of Myanmar in 1944. Number Four is the name of a Korean comfort woman camping out on a bridge in Seoul in 1950, waiting for the return of the young American soldier who fathered her daughter.
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2 days ago

The Center for Art in Wood added 5 new photos...

Farewell Fundraiser May 18, 2018

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Farewell Fundraiser May 18, 2018
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2 days ago

2018-2019 Season

Performed at Christ Church Neighborhood House, 20 N. American Street

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Performed at The Drake Theater,  302 South Hicks Street

    2018-2019 Season | Theatre Exile
    Ana is a Korean American who travels to Seoul in 1975 to retrieve her recently deceased father's ashes. Luke is a young American soldier fighting in the jungles of Myanmar in 1944. Number Four is the name of a Korean comfort woman camping out on a bridge in Seoul in 1950, waiting for the return of the young American soldier who fathered her daughter.
    http://www.theatreexile.org

2 days ago

MEMORIAL DAY: ‘Edison 64’ Will Mean New Life for Today’s Vets

All are welcome to join a small ceremony in tribute to this project and the memorialization of the brave young men at the VMC (213 N. 4th Street) in the Gold Star Mother’s Room tomorrow, May 25th at 10 a.m. to share in the true meaning of Memorial Day.

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...Project is in its second phase of development at the original high-school site at 7th Street & Lehigh Avenue. (The current high school is located at 2nd Street & Luzerne Avenue.) The first phase was...

    MEMORIAL DAY: 'Edison 64' Will Mean New Life for Today's Vets
    BY DEBBY DERRICKS Many write about Memorial Day and its meaning. Most who do remark on the sentiment of sacrifice; but it is often lost in the sand of the beach, smoke of the barbecue, and general activities that mark the start of the summer for most Americans.
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2 days ago

The Library of Congress just announced that t...

The Library of Congress just announced that their papers of Benjamin Franklin are now online. The collection includes copies of the First Continental Congress Petition to King George III, drafts of the Treaty of Paris, diplomatic correspondence, notes on electricity, drawings of bifocals, and more! You can learn more here: https://www.loc.gov/item/prn-18-044/?loclr=eanotw-new

    Papers of Benjamin Franklin Now Online
    The papers of American scientist, statesman and diplomat Benjamin Franklin have been digitized and are now available online for the first time from the Library of Congress. The Library announced the digitization today in remembrance of the anniversary of Franklin's death on April 17, 1790.The Franklin papers consist of approximately 8,000 items mostly dating from the 1770s and 1780s.
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2 days ago

Need some lunchtime live music? Local Philly ...

Need some lunchtime live music? Local Philly band The Cheddar Boys will be performing in Good Karma Cafe at The Wilma on June 1 at 12:00pm. Stop by next Friday for some feel good music at Good Karma.

    The Wilma Theater
    Need some lunchtime live music? Local Philly band The Cheddar Boys will be performing in Good Karma Cafe at The Wilma on June 1 at 12:00pm. Stop by next Friday for some feel good music at Good Karma.
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3 days ago

The Wilma Theater shared American Theatre mag...

The American Theatre magazine panel Stage Migration: Immigrants and the American Theatre is live!

    American Theatre magazine
    Tonight we are live at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater with Blanka Zizka, Carmen Rivera, Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, Maria Manuela Goyanes, and Ngozi Anyanwu. #StageMigrations
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3 days ago

The Clay Studio added 4 new photos.

Exciting work is coming in for The Clay Studio National opening this Saturday. Pictured is work from Nicole Gugliotti, Casey Whittier, Hitomi Shibata and Emily Duke.

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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3 days ago

What does $1,600 rent you in Philadelphia, today?

Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom spot at 231 N. Third St. that's going for $1,595/month.

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Listed at $1,600/month, this 620-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom condo is located at 235 S. 15th St.

Next, there's this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment over at 1902 Pine St. It's also listed for $1,600/month for its 450-square-feet of space.

Located at 2102 Pine St., here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom that's also listed for $1,595/month.

    What does $1,600 rent you in Philadelphia, today?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Philadelphia? We've rounded up the latest rental offerings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to locating a rental in Philadelphia if you don't want to spend more than $1,600/month on rent.
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3 days ago

Heads up! This American Theatre magazine pane...

Heads up! This American Theatre magazine panel including Wilma Artistic Director Blanka Zizka will be on Facebook Live at 6pm. Check their Facebook page at 6pm or check back here to watch the shared video.

    AT Live Event! Stage Migrations: Immigrants and the American Theatre
    On May 23, AT senior editor Diep Tran will moderate a conversation with Blanka Zizka, Carmen Rivera, Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, Maria Goyanes, Ngozi Anyanwu, Immigrants and refugees are woven into the fabric of American identity, and American theatre has always reflected that, from Yiddish theatre to El Teatro Campesino to and the Ufot cycle.
    https://www.americantheatre.org

3 days ago

The Clay Studio added 3 new photos.

We want to send out congratulations to one of our founders, Janice Merendino, who is being honored by Moore College of Art & Design as a 2018 Distinguished Alumni Honoree! More info is available here: https://moore.edu/alumni/distinguished-alumni Janice also has four of her paintings in the Woodmere Annual: 77th Juried Exhibition open June 2nd - Sept 2nd| Open House Reception June 2nd | Noon - 4pm https://woodmereartmuseum.org/experience/exhibitions/the-woodmere-annual-77th-juried-exhibition

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    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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3 days ago

Check out the video made for the current exhi...

Check out the video made for the current exhibition Connie Mississippi: Circle of Time. To watch more from our video archive go to https://www.youtube.com/user/C4AW and be sure to click subscribe.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Check out the video made for the current exhibition Connie Mississippi: Circle of Time. To watch more from our video archive go to https://www.youtube.com/user/C4AW and be sure to click subscribe.
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3 days ago

Blogger José Raúl Mangual explores a new brea...

Blogger José Raúl Mangual explores a new breath as an actor in this week's look at the Wilma's HotHouse Intensive. The Summer Intensive with begins this June with Artistic Director Blanka Zizka and Company Member Justin Jain. Delve into the work of the Wilma HotHouse Company --> https://goo.gl/1nAins

    HotHouse Intensive: A New Breath
    Temple University Musical Theater BFA student José Raúl Mangual took part in a HotHouse Intensive this winter. He documented the experience through daily reflections and photos that will be shared as blog posts as we prepare for the Summer Intensive. I felt like today's class was the first that I saw, without seeking, the parallels between exercises.
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3 days ago

Welcome to the neighborhood, Oh Brother Phill...

Welcome to the neighborhood, Oh Brother Philly! 🍔🍟

    Oh Brother Philly makes Old City debut
    Looking for a new restaurant to check out? Look no further than one of the city's freshest arrivals. Located at 206 Market St. in Old City, the newcomer is called Oh Brother Philly.
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    ALTERATIONS: INTERIOR/EXTERIOR PLUMBING; CHANGE OF OCCUPANCY;VACANT COMMERCIAL SPACE; FIRST FLOOR FRONT & BASEMENT; 7 FAMILY DWELLING; 4 STORY BUILDING; 8WC, 8 LAVYS, 7 SHOWERS, 7 KS, 7 GD, 7 WB, CAST IRON & COPPER 1.5" DOMESTIC WATER SERVICE W/BACKFLOW PROTECTION;, HT, HD, FAI, LEADER, MD - PA1# 2017- - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004 "SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

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    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A MECHANCIAL SYSTEM FOR FLOOR 1 THROUGH 4 IN A BUILDING FOR RESIDENTIAL UNITS, AMENITITES AND OFFICE AREA. WORK TO INCLUDE THE INSTALLATION OF REGISTERS, DIFFUSERS AND APPLICANCES WITH ASSOCIATED DUCTWORK. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN ENGINEER PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL OTHER WORK.

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4 days ago

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4 days ago

Oh Brother Philly makes Old City debut

Looking for a new restaurant to check out? Look no further than one of the city's freshest arrivals. Located at 206 Market St. in Old City, the newcomer is called Oh Brother Philly.

    Oh Brother Philly makes Old City debut
    Looking for a new restaurant to check out? Look no further than one of the city's freshest arrivals. Located at 206 Market St. in Old City, the newcomer is called Oh Brother Philly.
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4 days ago

It’s a beautiful day in the #neighBEARDhood !...

It’s a beautiful day in the #neighBEARDhood ! Check out John Jarboe and The Bearded Ladies in a preview of You Can Never Go Down The Drain at The Wilma's Theater Lovers Fete. Mx. Rogers comes to the Wilma on June 20! Get your tickets here --> https://goo.gl/So65DV

    The Wilma Theater
    It's a beautiful day in the #neighBEARDhood ! Check out John Jarboe and The Bearded Ladies in a preview of You Can Never Go Down The Drain at The Wilma's Theater Lovers Fete. Mx. Rogers comes to...
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4 days ago

William Way LGBT Community Center shared DVLF...

Tonight’s #ONOPhilly is postponed until next Wed., 5/30!

    DVLF
    ONO has rescheduled tonight's happy hour at Uptown Beer Garden due to weather. The new date is Wednesday, May 30th! Registration will remain open for tickets and we still hope to see everyone there!...
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4 days ago

Title: Strata Artist: Grant Vaughn Date: 2015...

Title: Strata Artist: Grant Vaughn Date: 2015 ITE Materials: Cherry Dimensions: 13 dia. X 3" depth Price: Museum Collection, Gift of the Artist You can see this piece by past 2015 Windgate ITE Fellow Grant Vaughn and more in our Museum Collection of over 1,100 objects. You can also view and search our Collection online at http://ow.ly/DVui30jDDp9 Open Tues - Sat, 10 am - 5 pm.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Title: Strata Artist: Grant Vaughn Date: 2015 ITE Materials: Cherry Dimensions: 13 dia. X 3" depth Price: Museum Collection, Gift of the Artist You can see this piece by past 2015 Windgate ITE...
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4 days ago

Join us for an effervescent evening of Root B...

Join us for an effervescent evening of Root Beer tasting! In this tasting led by the owners of the Franklin Fountain, you learn about the production and origin of this timeless beverage. Try their house-made Root Beer in a drinking cup made by Resident Artist, Daniel Ricardo Teran. This hand-made cup, inspired by a historical Root Beer cup in the Franklin Fountain collection, is included in the ticket price. Tickets available here: https://public.theclaystudio.org/public/handcrafted/1988

    The Clay Studio
    Join us for an effervescent evening of Root Beer tasting! In this tasting led by the owners of the Franklin Fountain, you learn about the production and origin of this timeless beverage. Try their...
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