Arts Calendar Mar|Apr


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MUSIC Alberto’s song. The Gonzalez Cantata

MUSIC Jennifer Higdon G’92 Gr’94 on her Grammy win

ART Printmaking without borders. Philagrafika 2010

THEATER The stages of Harold Prince C’48 Hon’71

DESIGN Works in paper. Pop Up Architecture

BOOKS Free speech and its costs. Extreme Speech and Democracy





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

Habib Koité and Bamada March 14.
Natalie MacMaster March 17.
Rasta Thomas’ Bad Boys of Dance April 15–17.
Acting Company & Guthrie Theater: Romeo and Juliet
April 20–24.

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

Miler Lagos
Installation for Philagrafika 2010. Through March 21.

Laughing Matters:
Soviet Propaganda in Khruschev’s Thaw,

April 10–June 27.

118 South 36th St.
(215) 898-7108
Wed.-Fri.: 12 p.m.-8 p.m.
Sat., Sun.: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Maira Kalman: Various Illuminations (of a Crazy World) Through June 6.

Dance with Camera
Through March 21.

Video Art: Replay, Part 2
Through March 21.

Open Call:
Selected Works 2009-2010

Through March 21.


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

Susan Howe (RSVP)
March 22.
Ted Greenwald April 1.
Lydia Davis April 7.
Jorgen Gassilewski and Anna Hallberg April 20.
Maira Kalman Lunch talk, April 22.
David Milch (RSVP)
April 26.Feb. 15-16.

Penn Humanities Forum
3619 Locust Walk
(215) 898-8280

Vaslav Nijinsky and the Mad Genius Formula
Joan Acocella, March 3.

Design and Nonlinear Systems Biology: Lab StudioJenny Sabin and Peter Lloyd Jones, March 24.

When Music and Sweet Poetry Agree
Parthenia, A Consort of Viols, with Paul Hecht and Jacqueline Horner-Kwiatek, April 22.


Penn Museum
3260 South St.
(215) 898-4000
Tues.-Sat.: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Sun.: 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

Righteous Dopefiend: Homelessness, Addiction & Poverty in Urban America
Through May 31.

What in the World Interactive installation by Pablo Helguera. Through April 11.

Fulfilling a Prophecy: The Past and Present of the Lenape in Pennsylvania Through July 11.

In Citizen’s Garb: Southern Plains Native Americans, 1889-1891 March 26–June 20.

Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
3420 Walnut St.
Mon.-Fri.: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sat: 12 p.m.-4 p.m. (by prior arrangement)

Who’s Coming to Dinner? Cooking for Different Audiences
Through May 29.

Reading Pictures: Sixteenth-Century European Illustrated Books Through Aug. 15.

The Midwestern Experience: Ormandy in Minneapolis
Through Fall 2011.

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

Black 47
March 14.
Jonatha Brooke March 25.
Johnny A March 27.
NEEDTOBREATHE with Will Hoge April 7.
The Feelies April 17.
Lili Anel & John Conahan April 23.
Cowboy Junkies April 24.


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