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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

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

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
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