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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

Somi

Somi

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

Mar 7, 2015

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Just Act, Go Vote: A People’s Jam on Justice

Just Act, Go Vote: A People’s Jam on Justice

A Forum Theatre Event to grow voter awareness & register new voters ACTIVATE insight and theatrically debate struggles and contradictions people have with voting. And, …

The Triumphant Return of Two Dick Willie and Friends

The Triumphant Return of Two Dick Willie and Friends

Danny Simmons presents the Philadelphia debut of his latest volume of poetry and artwork The Return of Two Dick Willie in a unique evening of …

Jul 5, 2018

Sajeeva: A Unique and Innovative Bharatanatyam Choreography

Sajeeva: A Unique and Innovative Bharatanatyam Choreography

Three Aksha presents Sajeeva, an evening of Bharatanatyam by the legendary Prof. C.V.Chandrasekhar. Showcasing some of the finest and most innovative Bharatanatyam technique, Sajeeva takes the classical Indian dance form of Bharatanatyam and makes it contemporary within its own vocabulary

Oliver Lake’s Big Band

Oliver Lake’s Big Band

Oliver Lake is an artist who needs no introduction. The trailblazing saxophonist and composer returns to the Bride’s stage with his big band, performing numbers …

Jun 9, 2018

Danny Simmons: ’92 to Now

Danny Simmons: ’92 to Now

92 to Now is a unique, two story exhibit by artist Danny Simmons that spans his visual arts career. The first floor features a walk-through …

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Jun 1, 2018 - Jul 8, 2018

49th Annual Dance with the Bride

49th Annual Dance with the Bride

Join us for our annual Dance with the Bride gala as we celebrate our 49th anniversary and our vision for the future! This special evening features a feast, open bar, silent auction, raffle, as well as live music and performances. This is one celebration you definitely won’t want to miss.

Yosvany Terry Afro-Cuban Sextet

Yosvany Terry Afro-Cuban Sextet

Cuban-born saxophonist and composer Yosvany Terry, along with his powerhouse Afro-Cuban Sextet, blends musical influences from West Africa, Cuba, and American jazz.

May 11, 2018

Ananya Dance Theater’s Shyamali: Sprouting Words

Ananya Dance Theater’s Shyamali: Sprouting Words

  Audré Lorde cautioned: “Your silence will not protect you.” Shyamali: Sprouting Words explores how dissent fuels life force and growth, recognizes the courage of …

May 4, 2018 - May 5, 2018

any.body.here / Magdalena

any.body.here / Magdalena

What do you call yourself and what happens when words are not enough and the meaning or the memory disappears?

Pitch Dance For(u)m presents two intimate solo works by Tania Isaac and Gabri Christa. Tania Isaac’s work, any.body.here, is a series of movement vignettes that, with the audience’s help, unpacks the question of identity and how we define ourselves. Magdalena, a multimedia dance work by Gabri Christa, takes on the life of Gabri’s mother, revealing issues of race, trauma, immigration, motherhood,Dutch colonialism, and through it all: dementia.

Apr 27, 2018 - Apr 28, 2018

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