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Planting a Forest

Planting a Forest

The Painted Bride Art Center has collected tree memories from throughout Philadelphia for a gallery exhibition this September.

Sep 4, 2015 - Oct 17, 2015

Home Is Where the Heart Is: Mapping Memories with Mary Ebeling

Home Is Where the Heart Is: Mapping Memories with Mary Ebeling

Spend an afternoon sharing stories, writing, and imagemaking that will help to describe the emotional geographies we hold in our hearts and minds about our neighborhoods and Philadelphia.

Sep 5, 2015

Facing East

Facing East

“Facing East” celebrates the richness and diversity of Indian dance and music artists in Philadelphia. We move together to create something moving.

Sep 18, 2015 - Sep 19, 2015

Edmar Castaneda Trio

Edmar Castaneda Trio

Colombian-born jazz harpist Edmar Castaneda has developed a reputation among critics as a virtuoso, known for playing lead, rhythm, and bass with just one instrument and his two hands.

Oct 3, 2015

Beats Beyond: Spoken Hand Percussion Orchestra w/ Friends

Beats Beyond: Spoken Hand Percussion Orchestra w/ Friends

Each performance in the Beats Beyond series will feature Spoken Hand and a special guest, creating a rare and exhilarating musical experience.

Oct 11, 2015 - Dec 6, 2015

Bobby Zankel and the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound

Bobby Zankel and the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound

Tuesday, October 13 | 8PM w/ Raphael Xavier and Odean Pope Wednesday, November 4 | 8PM w/ Oliver Lake Wednesday, December 2 | 8PM w/ …

Oct 13, 2015 - Dec 2, 2015

Riyaaz Qawwali

Riyaaz Qawwali

The 700-year old tradition of Qawwali music takes on a new life with the lively rhythmic cycles, gripping melodies and inspirational poetry from Texas-based Riyaaz Qawwali.

Oct 18, 2015

Eco Music Big Band

Eco Music Big Band

Fusing free jazz, hip hop, heavy metal, Latin rhythms, and blues forms with the freshest voices in big band composition, COLORS OF RESISTANCE tells a story of music that rose out of resistance to oppression.

Oct 30, 2015

Tradition: An Evolving Continuum

Tradition: An Evolving Continuum

The instruments featured include the age-old Chitravina, Vina, Mridangam, Ghatam and Kanjira, besides those adapted from the west, such as Violin, Saxophone and Electronic Keyboard.

Nov 7, 2015

Baladino

Baladino

Mediterranean folk band Baladino embraces rock and electronic influences to bring authentic interpretations of Jewish Sephardic and Ladino melodies into fresh dialogue with their trans-Mediterranean past.

Nov 8, 2015

Creative Strength Swap

Creative Strength Swap

Local creatives looking for an alternative to traditional funding and resource models – look no further! At the Creative Strength Swap you can offer your …

Nov 14, 2015

Secret Show Series

Secret Show Series

Anything can happen in an hour—especially when you’re at the Bride. This Fall, we invite you to see just what happens when we turn some of Philly’s most exciting artists loose in our space to curate a show.

Nov 17, 2015 - Jan 12, 2016

Kulu Mele presents Celebrating Senegal

Kulu Mele presents Celebrating Senegal

Celebrating Senegal features two all-new, original dances commissioned by Kulu Mele by Senegalese choreographer Marie Basse-Wiles.

Nov 28, 2015

Rez Abbasi’s Invocation

Rez Abbasi’s Invocation

Guitarist and Composer Rez Abbasi brings his explosive group, Invocation, to Painted Bride for the second time.

Dec 19, 2015

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