Summer Arts Guide 2018 

Philly's summer entertainment season has it all: Blow-out concerts, blockbuster movies, hot plays, sizzling beach reads, and festivals galore. Our critics pick the best.

Edited by Becky Batcha
Top image clockwise from top left: Art Splash at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (Courtesy of the Philadelphia Museum of Art); the Annual Philadelphia Caribbean Festival (MICHAEL BRYANT / Staff Photographer); Taylor Swift (RICK SCUTER / Associated Press); “Aladdin,” at the Academy of Music (DEEN VAN MEER)