Simon Rattle brings Philadelphia Orchestra back after strike

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What a strange miracle it is to watch within the span of less than a week a serious stumble by the Philadelphia Orchestra – and then... Read more

Wilma Theater makes it rain for new play on climate change

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On this weekend of Hurricane Matthew, tearing apart Haiti and Cuba and ripping roofs off up and down the coasts of Florida and the Carolinas... Read more

What is the Philadelphia Orchestra's future after the strike?

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Many are probably wondering what it was all about, this strike of the Philadelphia Orchestra last weekend. It was about the musicians wanting... Read more

Philadelphia Orchestra board accepts new deal - musicians play Serenade in A(ppreciation)

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Musicians of the Philadelphia Orchestra fanned out across the region Tuesday, chatting up fans, playing in string quartets and wind quintets... Read more

Free concerts by Philadelphia Orchestra players Tuesday

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In the wake of the musicians' strike (and settlement) over the weekend, members of the Philadelphia Orchestra are playing a series of free... Read more

Philadelphia Orchestra on strike; gala concert canceled

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The Fabulous Philadelphians are on strike. Friday night, a crowd of about 1,000 sat in Verizon Hall waiting for the orchestra to appear for... Read more

Opera on the Mall postponed

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There's nothing worse than a soggy Turandot. So Opera Philadelphia has moved its free HD broadcast of the Puccini opera on Independence Mall... Read more

Star of 'Grounded' visits Air and Space Museum to take flight

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George Brant’s Grounded starts its run - or flight - at the InterAct Theatre Company at the Drake soon: Previews begin Friday, Sept.... Read more