Mar|Apr

Annenberg Center
3680 Walnut St.
(215) 898-3900

Airto Moreira’s Braz Jazz Band
featuring Flora Purim
Two-time Grammy nominee Flora Purim performs with her husband, percussionist Airto Moreira | Mar. 25.
National Acrobats of Taiwan, R.O.C. | Mar. 29.
Hispanic Choice Awards | Apr. 9.
Complexions Contemporary Ballet This urban ballet company returns to perform the Philadelphia premiere of /Pretty/ / Gritty Suite/ | Apr. 21-23.

Arthur Ross Gallery
Fisher Fine Arts Library
220 S. 34th St.
(215) 898-2083
Tues.-Fri.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sat., Sun.: 12 p.m.-5 p.m.

Sam Maitin: A Life in Art
An exhibition of work by the celebrated Philadelphia artist. Through Apr. 17.

ICA
118 South 36th Street
Wed.-Fri.: 12pm-8pm
Sat.,Sun.: 11am-5pm
(215) 898-7108

Barry Le Va: Accumulated Vision
Through Apr. 3.
Resistance: Spiegel Symposium 2005
Tour: “Accumulated Vision, Barry Le Va” | Mar. 17, 5 p.m., ICA
Films: The Battle of Algiers and A Zed & Two Noughts | Mar. 17, 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Rooftop Lounge, Harrison College House, 3910 Irving St.
Panel Discussions: Mar. 18, 9:30-4:30 p.m., Annenberg School, Rm. 110
Keynote Lecture: Greil Marcus | Mar. 18, 6 p.m., Meyerson Hall Auditorium B1.

Kelly Writers House
3805 Locust Walk
(215) 573-9748

E.L. Doctorow
Acclaimed author of Ragtime, World’s Fair, and City of God. RSVP only | Mar. 21.
John Tranter
Poet, editor of Jacket magazine | Mar. 30.
Adrienne Rich
Poet, essayist, cultural critic. RSVP only | Apr. 18.

Penn Design
(215) 898-8374

Becky Young: A Body of Light
Retrospective. Addams Gallery, Apr. 11-29
Craig Mateyunas
Graduate Student Center, Mar. 4-Apr. 1
Undergraduate Senior Thesis Exhibit
Addams Gallery, Mar. 21-Apr. 8
Visual Studies Thesis Exhibit
Fox Gallery, Mar. 21-Apr. 8
Fox Family All Campus Show
Fox Gallery, Apr. 11-29
Juror: Elyse Gonzales, ICA curator

Slought Foundation
4017 Walnut Street
Wed.-Sat.: 11am-6pm
(215) 222-9050

Hermann Nitsch/Die Aktionen: 1962-2003
A retrospective exhibition of pioneering Viennese Actionist Hermann Nitsch featuring documentary videos of his performances since 1962. Through May 19.
Cielito Iindo
An exhibition of new work by Julio Grinblatt featuring photographs of the sky. Through May 19.
Live Concert with Formanek Quartet | Apr. 14.
Live Concert with Butcher and Hemingway | Apr. 13.

University Museum
3260 South Street

Tues.-Sat.: 10am-4:30pm
Sun.: 1pm-5pm

International Symposium:
Life and Death in Ancient China and Ancient Egypt
Two of the greatest tomb-building civilizations are compared in this symposium: 24 leading scholars explore commonalities between the two cultures.
Mar. 18, 1 to 6 p.m.
Mar. 19, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Children’s Workshop: Maya Weavers
Children learn to create their own woven textiles with Mayan patterns and colors.
Apr. 2, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

World Café Live
3025 Walnut St.
(215) 898-6677

Celtic Fiddle Festival | Mar. 19.
Redbird featuring Kris Delmhorst, Jeffrey Foucalt, Peter Mulvey | Mar. 31.
Lucy Kaplansky | Apr. 8.
Brotherly Love All-Star Show | Apr. 9.

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