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The Barrymore Awards are funding 4 socially conscious artists and theatre companies funding

Oct. 18, 2017 12:57 pm

The Barrymore Awards are funding 4 socially conscious artists and theatre companies

The "Tonys of Philadelphia" are coming up Oct. 30. Four winners will receive grant money for their work in highlighting the local arts community, theatre education and more.
A cop and a Black man walk onto a stage in Philadelphia … purpose

Sep. 27, 2017 12:55 pm

A cop and a Black man walk onto a stage in Philadelphia …

Police officers and community members will come together to talk about their shared traumas in an upcoming Theater of Witness production, "Walk in my Shoes."
This MontCo theatre program for students with autism is a Barrymore nominee purpose

Sep. 25, 2017 11:31 am

This MontCo theatre program for students with autism is a Barrymore nominee

Theatre Horizon's Autism Drama Program is one of the four nominees for this year's Victory Foundation Award and the only one in its category focusing on education for those on the spectrum.
Theatre in the X broke the fourth wall to discuss the realities of leading a Black theater company purpose

Jul. 25, 2017 10:34 am

Theatre in the X broke the fourth wall to discuss the realities of leading a Black theater company

"It is our responsibility to realize that we — us people of color, us poor, us displaced, us disenfranchised, us subjugated — are not the minority," said cofounder Carlo Campbell.
Tomorrow: Join the #SistersSay Twitter chat about influential women purpose

Feb. 7, 2017 9:54 am

Tomorrow: Join the #SistersSay Twitter chat about influential women

Philadelphia Theatre Company and Generocity are teaming up for a live discussion in tandem with PTC's show, "Having Our Say."
How this MontCo playhouse is addressing hunger in Pa.’s second-wealthiest county method

Feb. 3, 2017 12:58 pm

How this MontCo playhouse is addressing hunger in Pa.’s second-wealthiest county

Theatre Horizon's "Grand Concourse" opens tomorrow alongside a photo exhibit and a series of panels analyzing food insecurity in Montgomery County.
Art-Reach and FringeArts are teaming up for a ‘radically accessible’ Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret method

Jan. 18, 2017 12:57 pm

Art-Reach and FringeArts are teaming up for a ‘radically accessible’ Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret

The performance will feature an ASL interpreter, audio description and visual captioning. It's something more arts organizations should consider doing, said Art-Reach ED John Orr.
Theatre in the X is taking on ‘the current state of the Black community’ purpose

Aug. 16, 2016 3:15 pm

Theatre in the X is taking on ‘the current state of the Black community’

The group serves theatre professionals of color and offers free performances in West Philadelphia's Malcolm X Park.
These artist fellows are getting $75K to explore: “Art can’t be completely co-opted into capitalism” people

Jul. 12, 2016 8:15 am

These artist fellows are getting $75K to explore: “Art can’t be completely co-opted into capitalism”

Newly minted Pew Center for Arts & Heritage fellows Jennifer Kidwell, Tiona McClodden and Heidi Saman explain the role philanthropy plays in funding American art.
This Bryn Mawr nonprofit is using theatre to engage individuals with autism method

Jul. 5, 2016 12:15 pm

This Bryn Mawr nonprofit is using theatre to engage individuals with autism

With the help of similarly minded nonprofits, Wolf Performing Arts Center will launch QUILT for youth on the spectrum this fall.

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