ArcheDream, an archetypal mask theatre, is just one of the many performers at World Dance Day.
Celebrating World Dance Day
The 40th Street Community Arts Collective (COAC) presents Strutting Our Stuff, a West Philly Arts Fair, Saturday, April 29 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The fair features live performances by 17 local artists in dance, music, poetry and theater to celebrate World Dance Day. Performances will take place on the stage at International House. The event is free and open to the public. This event provides an opportunity for artistic exchange and dialogue while showcasing local artists and arts organizations from the 40th Street Corridor. For more information, contact Jacqui Bowman, (215) 382-7811.
27 The Social Life of Machines; in honor of alumnus Donald Norman of Northwestern University, as the recipient of the 2006 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Computer and Cognitive Science; 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; ste. 400A, 3401 Walnut St. (SEAS; Franklin Institute; Drexel University).
26 Sigal Ben-Porath—Citizenship Under Fire: Democratic Education in Times of Conflict; 3 p.m.; Penn Bookstore.
26 Human History; Alan Charles Kors, history; noon; plaza at Locust Walk and 37th St. (SAS: 60-Second Lectures).
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Almanac, Vol. 52, No. 31, April 25, 2006
April 25, 2006
Volume 52 Number 31