Sunday, December 28, 2014

Kimmel Center

Kimmel Center
Nearby Venues
  • Le Bec Fin
  • The Happy Rooster
  • Yonny's
  • Nodding Head Brewery & Restaurant
  • Misconduct Tavern
  • The Palm
  • Good Dog Bar and Restaurant
  • Kimmel Center - Verizon Hall
  • Kimmel Center - Perelman Theater
  • The Merriam Theater
Broad & Spruce Sts. Philadelphia, PA 19102
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
      Building & Theater Tour
    • Sunday, December 28, 2014
    • Enjoy a themed tour focusing on the history of the Kimmel Center and architectural and construction highlights. You'll see the Commonwealth Plaza, Perelman Theater, Verizon Hall, Merck Arts Education Center and the Dorrance H. Hamilton Garden. First Saturday tours will also include an organ demonstration.
      Salute to Vienna
    • Sunday, December 28, 2014
    • Usher in the New Year with "Salute to Vienna," patterned after Vienna's world famous Neujahrskonzert and returning for a glorious 15th season with a fresh, new program. The festive New Year's Day concert features a brilliant new cast of over 75 musicians and stellar European singers and dancers in beautiful costumes. A light-hearted blend of popular Strauss waltzes, polkas and famous operetta excerpts from Die Fledermaus, The Merry Widow and more. It's a day to celebrate and enjoy.
      Aretha Franklin
    • Monday, December 29, 2014
    • A true legend of popular music and one of the great divas of all time, "The Queen of Soul," Aretha Franklin, is a multiple Grammy winner and a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer whose hits include "Respect," "Chain of Fools," "Think," "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman" and more.
      Philadelphia Orchestra: New Year's Eve
    • Wednesday, December 31, 2014
    • Leading the city's best New Year's Eve celebration, conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin returns to the podium to ring in the New Year together with the Fabulous Philadelphians. The concert ends early enough that attendees can be home - or at their next party - by midnight.
      New Year's Day Celebration
    • Thursday, January 1, 2015
    • The Kimmel Center celebrates the new year with a variety of free entertainment at the Commonwealth Plaza. Guests can enjoy face painting, crafts and a balloon artist, along with music by Steve Pullara and student performers from the Broadway Dreams Foundation Summer Intensive programs.
      Art & Architecture Tour
    • Saturday, January 3, 2015
    • This themed tour features an in-depth look at the Kimmel Center's architecture, a walk down the Avenue of the Arts and a tour of the Center's displayed artwork.