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Kimmel Center Presents POTTED POTTER, Seventy-Minute Parody of the Worldwide Phenomenon Returns to Philadelphia October 20-25, 2015
OCTOBER 7, 2015

Kimmel Center Announces Launch of "Soundcheck" Education Program
OCTOBER 7, 2015

Broadway Philadelphia Presents MATILDA THE MUSICAL First National Tour Makes Philadelphia Premiere at the Kimmel Center’s Academy of Music November 17-29, 2015
OCTOBER 6, 2015

Canadian Brass and Organist Jeffrey Brillhart Bring Genre-Bending Performance To Kimmel Center’s Verizon Hall October 17, 2015
OCTOBER 5, 2015

OCTOBER 5, 2015

OCTOBER 1, 2015

SEPTEMBER 18, 2015


Kimmel Center Partners with TD Bank For Special $5 Discount on All Tickets Purchased with TD Bank Debit or Credit Card During Campus-Wide Open House

Kimmel Center Hosts "Open House" Celebrating the Rich Diversity of Offerings Campus-Wide During 2015-2016 Season!
AUGUST 19, 2015

Kimmel Center Presents: Tyler Perry's "Madea On the Run"
AUGUST 18, 2015

Kimmel Center Introduces Two New Create-Your-Own Packages for the 2015-2015 Season
AUGUST 12, 2015

Kimmel Center Continues Its Sizzling Summer with Two FREE Musical Events
AUGUST 9, 2015

Former eBay & Yahoo Executive Named E-Marketing Manager at the Kimmel Center
AUGUST 6, 2015

Broadway Dreams is BACK and BIGGER THAN EVER!
JULY 27, 2015

Grammy-Nominated Singer Melody Gardot Returns Home to Philadelphia on October 9th
JULY 20, 2015

Kimmel Center Continues SUMMERTIME SERIES of FREE PERFORMANCES and Ticketed Events
JULY 2, 2015

Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts Announces Seven New Board Members to Its Board of Directors and 2016 Slate of Officers
JUNE 30, 2015

Kimmel Center Adds International Jazz, Brass & Family-Friendly Theater Offerings to Stellar 2015-16 Season Line-up
JUNE 29, 2015

Kimmel Center Celebrates Debut of Grammy Award Winner GILBERTO SANTA ROSA with Pre and Post-Show Salsa Party, June 19
JUNE 12, 2015

One-Millionth Patron Surprised at the Kimmel Center Today
JUNE 11, 2015

Kimmel Center is Proud Co-Producer of the Tony Award®-Winning Broadway Musical An American in Paris
JUNE 10, 2015

Kimmel Center Presents World Premiere of HELLO! SADNESS! by Philly Local Playwright Mary Tuomanen
MAY 26, 2015

Kimmel Center's Philly ¡En Vivo! Series Presents the Debut of Five-Time Grammy Award Winner GILBERTO SANTA ROSA, June 19
MAY 15, 2015

PRAISE! Brings Four Interfaith Local Choirs Together to Fill Verizon Hall with Inspirational Music, June 10
MAY 14, 2015

Silent Film & Organ Converge to Bring Vivid Life to The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
MAY 5, 2015

Kimmel Center Collaborates with New York’s Joe’s Pub at The Public On 2015 THEATER RESIDENCY PROGRAM In Philadelphia, June 21-July 2
MAY 1, 2015

Casting Announced For Disney's The Lion King Broadway's Award-Winning Best Musical
MAY 1, 2015

Kimmel Center Unveils PIFA 2016 Headliners, New Theater Residency Partnership & Bold Strategic Initiatives for Continued Momentum
APRIL 30, 2015

Kimmel Center's Philly ¡En Vivo! Celebrates MEXICAN WEEK with Free Concert in Commonwealth Plaza, May 4
APRIL 30, 2015

KIMMEL CENTER JAZZ RESIDENCY Fosters Burgeoning Local Talent with FREE Public Workshops This Spring
APRIL 23, 2015

SERIAL Podcast Creators Sarah Koenig & Julie Snyder Take On Philly for an Evening of Binge-Worthy Journalism
APRIL 21, 2015

Billy Strayhorn's Iconic Jazz Sound Comes Alive with JAZZ ORCHESTRA OF PHILADELPHIA Performance, May 9
APRIL 20, 2015

Ian Anderson Performs JETHRO TULL – THE ROCK OPERA In Philadelphia as Part of Eight City U.S. Tour, Nov. 7
APRIL 20, 2015

Cultures Collide with Iraqi-American Jazz Innovator AMIR ELSAFFAR & THE TWO RIVERS ENSEMBLE Performance in Perelman Theater, APRIL 18
APRIL 8, 2015

Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts Welcomes the Curtis Institute of Music as Resident Company
APRIL 3, 2015

Kimmel Center Celebrates Childhood With Special Family Programming APRIL 11 & 12
APRIL 2, 2015

Jazz Icons HERBIE HANCOCK & CHICK COREA take the Stage Together at Academy of Music, April 11
MARCH 27, 2015

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts and The Shubert Organization Present the BROADWAY PHILADELPHIA 2015-16 Season
MARCH 20, 2015

Kimmel Center Celebrates Philly's Jazz Appreciation Month with Free and Ticketed Events This April
MARCH 19, 2015

PHILADANCO Launches 45th Anniversary Celebration with “Having Our Say…” in Perelman Theater April 17-19
MARCH 19, 2015

Kimmel Center Leaps Into Spring with Four Exciting Additions to the All Star 2014-15 Line-Up
MARCH 17, 2015

Enchantment Theatre Company's The Adventures of Harold and the Purple Crayon to Charm Families at Merriam Theater, April 12
MARCH 16, 2015

Folk-Rock Icons Indigo Girls Return To Kimmel Center April 12
MARCH 12, 2015

Kimmel Center Invites Fans to Celebrate DIRTY DANCING- THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE at 'Dirty Lunch' Preview March 13
MARCH 4, 2015

Curtis Opera Theatre Performs Ariadne auf Naxos in Three Sold-Out Performances March 4, 6, and 8
MARCH 4, 2015

2013 Tony® Award-Winning Best Musical KINKY BOOTS Arrives In Philadelphia, April 28-May10
MARCH 3, 2015

Kimmel Center Jazz Residency Fosters Burgeoning Local Talent with FREE Public Workshops This Spring
MARCH 3, 2015

JASON MORAN and the BANDWAGON Bring The Future of Jazz to the Kimmel Center March 29
FEBRUARY 27, 2015

Philadelphia Premiere of DIRTY DANCING – The Classic Story On Stage Arrives in Philadelphia at Academy of Music March 24-April 5
FEBRUARY 19, 2015

Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts and the Curtis Institute of Music Present the Curtis 20/21 Ensemble Performance of A Soldier’s Tale
FEBRUARY 19, 2015

Tony Award Winning NEW U.S. National Tour of ANNIE Arrives in Philadelphia, March 17-22
FEBRUARY 12, 2015

Kimmel Center Presents a Unique Evening of Organ, Dance & Visual Arts, Feb. 22
FEBRUARY 12, 2015

Kimmel Center Announces Spring Launch of PNC Grow Up Great FREE Musical Theatre Interactive Series for Kids, February through May
FEBRUARY 11, 2015

Tickets for Disney's The Lion King On Sale Friday, February 6
FEBRUARY 4, 2015

Kimmel Center Celebrates Valentine's Day with Star Studded Line-Up Bringing Love to Philly
FEBRUARY 4, 2015

SUFJAN STEVENS Set to Launch North American Tour in Philadelphia This Spring
JANUARY 29, 2015

Kimmel Center and SEI Reveal Winter 2015 Installation To Be Displayed in the Commonweath Plaza
JANUARY 29, 2015

Second Philadelphia Performance Date Added to CRAIG FERGUSON’S HOT AND GRUMPY TOUR: WALKING THE EARTH, March 4
JANUARY 28, 2015

Legendary British Guitarist MARK KNOPFLER Announces 36-City 2015 North American Tour in Support of New Album Release TRACKER with Philadelphia Stop, Oct. 17
JANUARY 28, 2015

Kimmel Center Adds Three NEW Cross-genre Organ Recitals to 2014-15 Season Featuring Dance, Silent Film, and Choral Works in Verizon Hall
JANUARY 26, 2015

Kimmel Center Presents Fat Tuesday Celebration with Debut of IRVIN MAYFIELD Leading The NEW ORLEANS JAZZ ORCHESTRA, Feb. 17
JANUARY 23, 2015

Undie-Rock Band THE SKIVVIES: LAUREN MOLINA & NICK CEARLEY Make Philly Debut in SEI Innovation Studio, Feb. 12-14
JANUARY 15, 2015

Commercial Dance Unplugged SHAPING SOUND DANCE REIMAGINED Arrives in Philadelphia, Feb. 11
JANUARY 15, 2015

SPANK! The Fifty Shades Parody Laugh-Out-Loud Comedy Arrives in Philadelphia, March 3
JANUARY 15, 2015

WXPN Welcomes the World's No. 1 Live Soul Act SHARON JONES & THE DAP-KINGS at the Merriam Theater, Feb. 13
JANUARY 15, 2015

THE ILLUSIONISTS - WITNESS THE IMPOSSIBLE Comes to Philadelphia Beginning Feb. 24
JANUARY 14, 2015

Kimmel Center Celebrates Black History Month with Stellar Artists Reflecting Legacies and Innovations
JANUARY 12, 2015

South African A Cappella Sensation LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO Performs New Works From ALWAYS WITH US Album Release at Kimmel Center, Feb. 2
JANUARY 7, 2015

Funk Master Saxophone Superstar MACEO PARKER Will Heat Up The Kimmel Center's Merriam Theater with a High-Energy Funk Celebration, Jan. 17
JANUARY 5, 2015

Beloved Philly Radio Icon Jerry Blavat Brings His " Early Days of Rock and Roll" to Verizon Hall, Jan. 24
JANUARY 5, 2015

Kimmel Center Hosts Annual NEW YEAR’S DAY CELEBRATION w. FREE Family Friendly Entertainment & Garces Events VIP Lounge
DECEMBER 18, 2014

Kimmel Center Adds Six New Shows into the New Year for Their Stellar 2014-15 Season!
DECEMBER 12, 2014

The International Percussion Sensation STOMP Arrives in Philadelphia for the Holidays at the Merriam Theater, Dec. 26-30
NOVEMBER 25, 2014

Kimmel Center Rings in Holiday Season with FREE and Ticketed Events, Dec. 2 to Jan. 1
NOVEMBER 25, 2014

MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Arrives at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia Jan. 6-18
NOVEMBER 24, 2014

Annual SOUFUL CHRISTMAS Holiday Concert with Special Guest EDWIN HAWKINS, Dec. 16
NOVEMBER 21, 2014

Trailblazing PHILADANCO Performs World Premiere of “Latched” in Risky Business Program, December 12-14
NOVEMBER 19, 2014

Panel of National Jazz Experts and Legends Announce Prestigious 2014/15 Kimmel Center Jazz Residency Artist Participants!
NOVEMBER 12, 2014

“The Queen of Soul” ARETHA FRANKLIN Sings Live in Philadelphia, December 29
NOVEMBER 10, 2014

Best-Selling Author BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY To Appear in Philadelphia Dec. 16
NOVEMBER 10, 2014

The 2013 Tony® Award-Winning Broadway Musical Announces Casting for First National Tour, Coming to Philadelphia Nov. 25-30
OCTOBER 27, 2014

OCTOBER 17, 2014

Kimmel Center’s New Philly ¡En Vivo! Concert Series Continues with LOS LOBOS LA PISTOLA 40th ANNIVERSARY TOUR
OCTOBER 16, 2014

Melissa Etheridge: This is M.E. Tour Arrives in Philadelphia in Support of New Album Release, November 4
OCTOBER 16, 2014

Kimmel Center Presents Nationally Recognized It Gets Better Live On Stage in Philadelphia in Support of LGBT Community, Nov. 8
OCTOBER 15, 2014

Grammy© Winning Opera Star Kathleen Battle Performs Evening of Spirituals with Underground Railroad Program, Oct. 24
OCTOBER 7, 2014

Kimmel Center Adds Eight New Artists to Star Powered 2014-15 Season
OCTOBER 2, 2014

Kimmel Center and I.A.T.S.E. Local Union 8 Announce Agreement in Labor Negotiations
OCTOBER 1, 2014

Book of Mormon Breaks House Record In Philadelphia for the Week 9/14
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014

Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella Comes To The Academy Of Music November 25 – 30!

The Kimmel Center Announces 2014-15 Season Program Offerings

Award-Winning Radio Host Ira Glass Reinvents Radio at the Merriam Theater, November 15

BOB DYLAN AND HIS BAND at the Academy of Music, Nov. 21-23

National Tour of Disney's NEWSIES Opens in Philadelphia, Launching 2014-15 Broadway Philadelphia Season, Oct. 28-Nov. 2
AUGUST 28, 2014

Legendary Jazz Influencers Reign in the 2014-15 Season with Jazz at the Kimmel Ticketed and Free Events
AUGUST 27, 2014

Emmy® Winning Astrophysicist Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson Brings U.S. Speaking Tour to Philadelphia, February 25
AUGUST 22, 2014

Kimmel Center Presents Kicks Off NEW Philly ¡En Vivo! Concert Series with Latin Grammy© Winning Rock Band Calle 13 on September 27
AUGUST 21, 2014

America's Favorite Summer Dance Series Emmy Award-Winning SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE Hits the Road for Its Season 11 Tour
AUGUST 14, 2014

THE BOOK OF MORMON Breaks House Record in Philadelphia!
AUGUST 12, 2014