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Bringing dance to the students of South Philadelphia with 'Dance eXchange'
Tue, Apr 1, 2014, 2:44 PM
Dance encompasses a broad range of movement. Dance is a performance. Dance is a play. Dance can express emotion, tell a story without words...
California dancer finds a home at Philadelphia's BalletX
Fri, Jan 3, 2014, 1:34 PM
Early morning on a fall day in October of 2012 I landed in Philadelphia with two suitcases and a backpack. Dazed from the red-eye flight,...
An interview with 'Flashdance' star Jillian Mueller
Fri, Nov 22, 2013, 11:52 AM
Philly.com sat down with Flashdance, The Musical lead Jillian Mueller backstage at The Academy of Music to talk theater, growing up in New...
What goes into creating a new piece of dance?
Thu, Nov 7, 2013, 2:08 PM
Dance is an ethereal art form. Even if caught on film, nothing can fully replicate the experience of watching someone dancing live. The process...
Lights, Camera, Action. Elf strikes a pose at the Walnut!
Thu, Oct 24, 2013, 11:21 AM
This holiday season the Walnut Street Theatre is producing Elf. Based on the hilarious film starring Will Ferrell, this show had its Broadway...
How Philadelphia can learn from Pittsburgh: Using cultural storytelling to invigorate a city
Thu, Jul 11, 2013, 2:40 PM
This month, I attended the Americans for the Arts 2013 Annual Convention in Pittsburgh, where approximately 1,000 arts professionals from around...
Under the Radar: An Arts Lover’s Guide to the Fourth of July
Wed, Jul 3, 2013, 10:47 AM
If fireworks are what you’re after this Fourth of July, all you have to do is look up — from Penn’s Landing to the Ben Franklin...
Fringe Benefits: What does it take to self-produce a show?
Fri, Jun 28, 2013, 3:06 PM
Fringe season is just around the corner: Guidebooks for the 2013 Fringe Festival will hit the streets in August, fervent festivalgoers will...