James Blake brings light to darkness during Philadelphia show

The 30-year-old Brit is a singer-songwriter-producer extraordinaire.

Opera superstars Eric Owens and Lawrence Brownlee are a knockout in rare duo recital

Duo recitals with singers are a rare phenomenon, though at Friday night’s concert, you had to wonder why.

Opera superstars Eric Owens and Lawrence Brownlee are a knockout in rare duo recital

Duo recitals with singers are a rare phenomenon, though at Friday night’s concert, you had to wonder why.

Temple’s WRTI radio station is now a classical music promoter, too

Presenting and curating music with an ear toward the local community fills a surprisingly vital need, our critic finds.

Temple’s WRTI radio station is now a classical music promoter, too

Presenting and curating music with an ear toward the local community fills a surprisingly vital need, our critic finds.

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Oscars odds: Betting on the Academy Awards is now legal in New Jersey, so I tried it

We try out Oscar wagering, now legal in New Jersey.
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Oscars odds: Betting on the Academy Awards is now legal in New Jersey, so I tried it

We try out Oscar wagering, now legal in New Jersey.
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Michael Jackson is dead already. Is he now canceled too?

Brace yourselves, Michael Jackson fans. Cancel culture is coming for the King of Pop.

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‘Meet the Peetes’: How an actress from Philly and an ex-Eagles QB found a home on the Hallmark Channel

“We’re not trying to be that family that argues all the time or ... flip the tables,” Rodney Peete said of the show in which he and actress Holly Robinson Peete star with their four children.

Philadelphia Orchestra clarinetist Ricardo Morales reminds us again how lucky we are to have him

Soloing in a Weber concerto, he brought his usual glossy perfection. The program repeats Friday and Saturday with the promising Joshua Weilerstein on the podium, subbing for the sick Andrés Orozco-Estrada.

She’s only a sophomore at Penn and she’s nominated for an Oscar

Claire Sliney is an executive producer of Period. End of Sentence, one of five Academy Award-nominated entries in the Documentary Short Films category.

How you doin'?: Wendy Williams will return to her talk show after a two month break

The 54-year-old media maven announced on Thursday morning that she would be returning to her daytime television show on March 4 after a two-month break, according to a tweet posted to her Twitter account.

Must-sees in Philly galleries right now, including Scott Noel’s exceptional paintings

Michelle Marcuse at Grizzly Grizzly and "Writers Making Books" at Arcadia's Spruance Gallery are other highlights.

Bam Margera wants to throw a second party at West Chester’s Castle Bam but Pocopson Township doesn’t want him to

Former Jackass star Bam Margera says he is planning another blowout party for his Castle Bam property this spring, even though the upcoming get-together could be in violation of a recently passed Pocopson Township ordinance targeted at events that may attract more than 100 attendees.

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‘Fighting With My Family’ is an offbeat wrestling-movie charmer, with an assist from The Rock | Movie review

'Fighting With My Family" is the funny, touching true story of a family of wrestlers in the U.K. whose bonds are frayed when one of them (Florence Pugh) gets a shot at the WWE. With Dwayne Johnson, as himself.

Metropolitan Opera’s 2019-20 season puts Yannick at the podium for a wild multimedia ride

Yannick Nézet-Séguin will conduct a new William Kentridge production of the 1925 opera "Wozzeck." Other Met season highlights include Philly's own Eric Owens in a new production of Gershwin’s "Porgy and Bess."

Maple syrup season in Philadelphia: How and where to get it fresh from the tree

Learn how maple sap becomes syrup — and try it straight from the tree — at 10-plus events at local farms and nature centers.

The singer-songwriter who made Stephen King proclaim he was ‘happy to have ears’ hits Manayunk

How a letter King wrote helped Michael McDermott get clean and sober.

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