This Philly actor is making his Broadway debut in ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’

Aubie Merrylees plays a juror in Aaron Sorkin's smash show, starring Jeff Daniels.The popular Philly actor is also an understudy for five other roles, including Jem and Dill.

Review: Kacey Musgraves, celebrating inclusivity, at the Fillmore

The country-pop star who is nominated for four Grammys played a sold-out show at the Fillmore on Friday night.

Review: Kacey Musgraves, celebrating inclusivity, at the Fillmore

The country-pop star who is nominated for four Grammys played a sold-out show at the Fillmore on Friday night.

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'Brilliant rethinking’ of ‘Romeo and Juliet’ at the Wilma Theater

Bravely experimental theater brings the star-crossed lovers into this millennium, complete with disco ball, hip-hop, and a trenchant message for right now.
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'Brilliant rethinking’ of ‘Romeo and Juliet’ at the Wilma Theater

Bravely experimental theater brings the star-crossed lovers into this millennium, complete with disco ball, hip-hop, and a trenchant message for right now.

Pianist Peter Serkin: overthinking Mozart, liberating Bach

Peter Serkin returned to Philadelphia for a somewhat enigmatic recital of Bach and Mozart.

Pianist Peter Serkin: overthinking Mozart, liberating Bach

Peter Serkin returned to Philadelphia for a somewhat enigmatic recital of Bach and Mozart.
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M. Night Shyamalan tried to make ‘Glass’ 20 years ago, but studios nixed the hero vs. villain tale

M. Night Shyamalan talks 'Glass' and his new Apple TV series that's filming in Philadelphia.

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Wu-Tang Clan set to kick off ‘36 Chambers’ anniversary celebration with two shows in Philly

It's been a quarter century since the martial arts inspired Staten Island collective released their landmark debut album.

Helen Mirren, a ‘disaster’ on piano, will bring other talents to Academy of Music gala

Helen Mirren will host the 2019 Academy of Music Anniversary Concert and Ball. We talked to her about her under-the radar Lee Daniels movie, set in Philly, and about her very personal connection to classical music.

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‘Glass’: M. Night Shyamalan’s newest film is half full | Movie review

M. Night Shyamalan concludes a trilogy with ‘Glass,’ combining characters from ‘Unbreakable’ and ‘Split.’

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Marie Kondo, tiny houses, and the terrifying, joy-sparking magic of watching other people tidy up

Kondo's Netflix show seems to have sparked as many debates as it has joy since its New Year’s Day premiere.

Mark Thomas Gibson at UArts and other must-see shows in Philly galleries now

Diane Burko has a stirring eco-show at North Broad Street's Rodeph Shalom. Larry Francis' winning Philly streetscapes are at Gross McCleaf.

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New season of single-mom dramedy ‘SMILF’ features Philly artist’s ‘silk graffiti’

Aubrie Costello collaborated with the Showtime series' creator and star, Frankie Shaw, on a series of pieces for each episode of the show's second season, which begins Sunday.

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Alejandro Escovedo brings timely immigrant songs to Philadelphia with ‘The Crossing’

The great Mexican-American rocker is on tour with Italian band Don Antonio, playing songs from their collaborative album ‘The Crossing.’

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‘Stan & Ollie’: John C. Reilly and Steve Coogan take on one of the world’s greatest comedy duos | Movie review

Steve Coogan is Stan Laurel and John C. Reilly Oliver Hardy in ‘Stan & Ollie.’

Postwar turmoil divides lovers in ‘Cold War’ | Movie review

Polish lovers (Joanna Kulik, Tomasz Kot) flee communism but struggle with freedom on Pawel Pawlikowski's 'Cold War.'

Huge Art Museum sculptures now being unveiled atop the Rocky steps

British sculptor Antony Gormley's installation will remain until mid-June.

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‘This Is Us’ has a Philly problem, and it’s getting worse

Tuesday's episode used the city as a prop to advance a far-fetched political story.

This MLK Day, get involved as a long-term volunteer

Year-round, Philadelphia's nonprofits rely on regular volunteers. Along with opportunities for MLK Day, here's what to consider when making a long-term service commitment.

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