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The City Real & Imagined: Urbanism, Identity, and Identification

The City Real & Imagined: Urbanism, Identity, and Identification

Drawing inspiration from direct interaction with the urban environment, each artist’s work uniquely addresses issues surrounding identity formation, perception, and social consciousness.

Free
Jan 23, 2015 - Mar 7, 2015

Het Filiaal’s Miss Ophelia

Het Filiaal’s Miss Ophelia

Don’t miss this endearing and award-winning stage adaptation of Ophelia’s Shadow Theatre by Michael Ende (The Neverending Story).

Feb 7, 2015 - Feb 8, 2015

Salsa Caliente – Valentine’s Day Edition

Salsa Caliente – Valentine’s Day Edition

Singles and Couple alike are invited to come in out of the cold and heat up the dance floor during this Valentine’s Day dance party and concert.

Feb 14, 2015

Bobby Zankel’s Warriors of Wonderful Sound

Bobby Zankel’s Warriors of Wonderful Sound

Led by Bobby Zankel, the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound have been called “a unique amalgam of the rhythm and intricacy of bebop, with the soul and drive of hard-bop,and the spirituality, creativity and intensity of the avant garde.”

Mar 3, 2015 - May 5, 2015

Somi

Somi

This acclaimed jazz singer-songwriter straddles the worlds of soul, and pop, and musical traditions from Rwanda and Uganda.

Mar 7, 2015

The Steve Lehman Octet

The Steve Lehman Octet

Comprised of an all-star assemblage of performer-improvisers, The Steve Lehman Octet represents the state of the art on their respective instruments.

Mar 21, 2015

Zakir Hussain’s Celtic Connections

Zakir Hussain’s Celtic Connections

World-renowned vocalist/tabla player Zakir Hussain returns to the Bride with an accomplished Indian and Celtic ensemble.

Mar 27, 2015

Tamagawa Taiko Drum & Dance Troupe

Tamagawa Taiko Drum & Dance Troupe

Thundering Taiko percussion and visually stunning folk movements balance in unison as Tamagawa, a top-ranking thirty-piece troupe from Japan bombards the Bride’s stage for the 7th year.

Mar 28, 2015

Waheed Works Presents BOTCH

Waheed Works Presents BOTCH

Choreographed by Philly’s own Tommie-Waheed Evans, this chilling and bold piece incorporates modern, jazz, and ballet techniques to invoke the age-old human struggle between darkness and light and question whether our darkest moments provide the greatest opportunity to see the light.

Apr 10, 2015 - Apr 11, 2015

ContempraDANCE Theatre Company “Blast the Stage”

ContempraDANCE Theatre Company “Blast the Stage”

The Company performs “TimeDance”, dances from the 1900’s to present day.

Apr 18, 2015 - Apr 19, 2015

Dance with the Bride 2015

Dance with the Bride 2015

Celebrate the Bride’s 46th anniversary at the biggest dance party of the year. Hosted at gorgeous Material Culture, this party and fundraiser includes a buffet-style meal from acclaimed Chef Aliza Green, live rhythms from Philly Blocco, auctions, prizes, and did we say dancing?

Apr 25, 2015

Hybrid

Hybrid

“Hybrid” is the culmination of a collaborative project between celebrated classical composer and pianist, Leonardo Le San and the Philadelphia MainLine’s contemporary ballet company, Ballet …

Apr 26, 2015

The Mayhem Poets

The Mayhem Poets

This internationally-renowned three man group of theatre trained, comedically gifted, lyrical virtuosos seamlessly blend raw elements of hip-hop, theatre, improv and stand-up comedy to reshape students’ view of poetry.

May 16, 2015 - May 17, 2015

Spoken Hand Percussion Orchestra 2015

Spoken Hand Percussion Orchestra 2015

Fusing four percussion batteries (North Indian tabla, Afro Cuban bata, Brazilian samba and West African djembe) into one distinct voice, Spoken Hand is Known for its high-energy live performances, delivering a dynamic display filled with progressive human spirit and creative imagination.

Jun 6, 2015 - Jun 7, 2015

PRISM Quartet

PRISM Quartet

Hailed by Chamber Music Magazine for “pioneering achievements of the highest order,” the PRISM Quartet presents the next installment of Heritage/Evolution, a groundbreaking project featuring …

Jun 9, 2015