May|June

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

International Children’s Festival
Dance, music, magic, storytelling, and more | May 1-7.

Thank you, Gregory!
A Tribute to the Legends of Tap | May 19-21.

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.

Textiles of the Burma Hills
Textiles from the hill tribes of present-day Myanmar | Through June 26.

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

Richard Pettibone: A Retrospective
Through July 31.

Framing Exposure: Process and Politics
A collaboration between the ICA and the art-history department | Through July 31.

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

A Celebration of Penn’s Creative Writing Program
A reading of work by undergraduates and alumni | May 14.

Kroiz Gallery of the
Architectural Archives

Lower Level of Fisher Fine Arts Library
220 S. 34th St.
(215) 898-8323
Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

The Academy at Penn Exhibition
Work by alumni of the collaborative program between Penn and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, which began in 1922. Through June 8 | Reception May 13, 5-8 p.m.

Penn Design
(215) 898-8374

The Ice Box Project Space
Crane Arts

1400 N. American Street
Philadelphia, PA 19112-3803
info@cranearts.com
Thurs.-Sun. 12-6 p.m.

University of Pennsylvania
MFA Thesis Exhibition | May 7-29.

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

Oliver Lake Trio | June 11.
Eddie Gale Now Band | June 14.

University Museum
3260 South Street

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

Antoin Sevruguin and the Persian Image
The first Iranian photographer to focus on the aesthetic as well as the documentary | Through July 2.

Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur
More than 200 ancient Sumerian treasures from Ur in Mesopotamia
| Through June 18.

Van Pelt-Dietrich Library
Annenberg Rare Book
& Manuscript Library

Sixth Floor
(215) 898-7088

Line and Letter: Examining a 16th-century Shirazi Manuscript Folios of the Khamseh of Nizami | Through May 23.
Kamin Gallery (first floor).
Twelve Black Classicists: The Earliest Contributions of African Americans to Classical Studies | Through June 4.

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

Alison Brown and Beth Nielsen Chapman | May 11.
Oregon | May 17.
Girlyman | May 25.
The Cat Empire | June 5.
Laura Love and the First Person Festival | June 11.
Billy Miles | June 17.

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