Van Morrison rails against ‘fascist bullies’ in anti-lockdown COVID-19 protest songs

The 'Brown Eyed Girl' singer has recorded three songs protesting COVID-19 restrictions. The first is due out next week.

'Ozark’ director from Bucks County hopes to be accepting an Emmy on Sunday from his home

Ben Semanoff, a veteran Steadicam operator, is nominated for what is only the second episode of television he's directed. He's looking forward to the virtual Emmys.

'Ozark’ director from Bucks County hopes to be accepting an Emmy on Sunday from his home

Ben Semanoff, a veteran Steadicam operator, is nominated for what is only the second episode of television he's directed. He's looking forward to the virtual Emmys.

Potential sale of the Painted Bride building is back in court

Commonwealth Court heard the appeal from the Painted Bride seeking permission to sell its building, putting Isaiah Zagar mosaics at risk.

Potential sale of the Painted Bride building is back in court

Commonwealth Court heard the appeal from the Painted Bride seeking permission to sell its building, putting Isaiah Zagar mosaics at risk.

Philly’s acclaimed Rennie Harris is the winner of a $275,000 arts award

The North Philly native was just named one of eight performing artists receiving a 2020 Doris Duke Artist Award.

Philly’s acclaimed Rennie Harris is the winner of a $275,000 arts award

The North Philly native was just named one of eight performing artists receiving a 2020 Doris Duke Artist Award.
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Things to do this week: Mann Center Virtual Party, Eastern State Penitentiary Night Tours, last call for Jurassic Quest and more

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The Flaming Lips' new album isn’t just provocative — it’s really good | Review

The late Frederick “Toots” Hibbert's final Toots & the Maytals release is impressive, and bittersweet.

Hollywood is talking about this film shot in Philly last summer

“Concrete Cowboy,” starring Idris Elba and Caleb Mclaughlin of “Stranger Things,” made its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival.

6 new art installations to explore at the Navy Yard, including an orange monster in a ‘Jawn’ T-shirt

M.I.M.O.S.A. features six installations from seven different artists from India, Spain, Amsterdam, and also here, including Philadelphia’s Kid Hazo and South Fellini.

$20 million in state money awarded to Pa. museums and cultural organizations for COVID-19 relief

Major institutions like the Kimmel Center, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Franklin Institute, and the Philadelphia Zoo will receive $500,000 apiece.

Leader of African American Museum in Philadelphia resigns to take job in Memphis

President and CEO Patricia Wilson Aden will leave the museum at the end of September to lead the Blues Foundation in Memphis.

PAFA grads boycott their own student art show while trustees pledge to increase diversity

Instead of a grand show in the ornate galleries designed by Frank Furness, the boycotting students are holding a group exhibition at four galleries in an old industrial building on North 11th Street.

As Philly museums reopen, they brace for COVID-19′s financial wallop

Even the strongest of the region's cultural institutions face an economic threat from the coronavirus and its impact on public activity.

Philly kids and their teacher-parents both need a break. How about a hike? Or a scarecrow build?

Brandywine has a new hike-through-history map. Peddler's Village and Rancocas Woods help you make scarecrows. And Diggerland abides, with weekend hours into November.

Listening through a summer of sounds for what lies ahead for arts and culture in the city

As fall arrives, the city has gone an unnatural shade of quiet, without familiar sounds like the scales and arpeggios from the practice-room windows at the Curtis Institute. This can't be our future.

Janelle Monáe on her starring roles in ‘Antebellum’: ‘How do you tell the truth without showing the truth?’

Monae and directors Gerard Bush and Christopher Renz spoke with The Inquirer about 'Antebellum,' their new horror film about slavery and racism in America.

BalletX fan favorite Caili Quan is now a choreographer by way of Zoom

The newly retired company dancer will premiere a 15-minute dance film Sept. 23 as part of the new BalletX Beyond subscription series.

Fringe Fest 2020 is a little bit live, a lot of tech, and one show you get to sleep through

Much of this year’s festival is at your fingertips, but a few shows will get you out of the house.

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