Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Entertainment, The Arts

Latest news and reviews from Philadelphia's vibrant art scene.

A panel from Wednesday´s "Pearls Before Swine" comic strip, drawn by "Calvin and Hobbes" creator Bill Watterson.
Bill Watterson, the cartoonist and creator of the beloved "Calvin and Hobbes," has lived a reclusive lifestyle after ending his popular comic strip back...
Up the ante for a local AIDS charity, rethink the way you enjoy your favorite Broadway shows, DIY at PhilaMOCA, and more.
More than 50 years ago, legendary sci-fi author and humanist Isaac Asimov predicted what life in 2014 would be like for an op-ed in the New York Times. As it turns out, his accuracy is stunning.
Glen Macnow, of WIP Sportsradio. (Sharon Gekoski-Kimmel / Staff Photographer)
Glen Macnow has settled on new contract details with SportsRadio WIP.
What is likely the world´s first selfie, taken in 1839 by Philadelphia´s Robert Cornelius.
Long before camera phones or Snapchat or Instagram, people have been taking selfies. And here in Philadelphia, we’ve been doing it the longest.
Courtesy of Dave Maialetti´s Instagram (@Maialetti)
Congrats to the People Paper's own Dave Maialetti