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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

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

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

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

Brandi Carlile Announces Pin Drop Tour, Intimate, Ultra-Unplugged Fall Run Includes Philly Tour Stop at the Kimmel Center, Oct. 4
AUGUST 12, 2014

TWEEDY—Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy and His Son Spencer Tweedy— Perform New Album Project, Sukierae, in Philadelphia on September 21
AUGUST 8, 2014

Comedian Kevin James Performs Stand Up Live at Academy of Music, October 11
JULY 28, 2014

Broadway Dreams Come True in Philadelphia This Summer! TAKE IT TO THE LIMIT: Defining EXTRA-Ordinary Student Performances on Aug. 9
JULY 24, 2014

Kimmel Center Elects David P. Holveck to Succeed Paul A. Tufano as Chairman
JULY 21, 2014

NEIL YOUNG to Perform Two Exclusive Philadelphia Performances, Oct. 8-9
JULY 16, 2014

An Evening with JACKSON BROWNE and His Band at the Academy of Music, Oct. 10
JULY 15, 2014

Comedian NICK SWARDSON Announces "TASTE IT" Tour with Philly Stop at Merriam Theater, October 7
JULY 14, 2014

Multi-Grammy® Winning JASON MRAZ Brings “YES!” Tour to Philadelphia, October 12
JULY 14, 2014

JUNE 23, 2014

THE BOOK OF MORMON Announces Lottery Ticket Policy - Performances Begin July 29 at Forrest Theatre
JUNE 23, 2014

Rock Icons THE MOODY BLUES Return with “THE VOYAGE CONTINUES: TIMELESS FLIGHT” U.S. Summer Tour Stop in Philadelphia, Aug. 11
JUNE 10, 2014

New Artist Beverly Added to Solstice in the City Line-Up!
JUNE 5, 2014

Alton Brown Live! The Inevitable Tour Makes Philadelphia Stop at Kimmel Center, Nov. 8
JUNE 2, 2014

Roger Daltrey and Joan Jett & The Blackhearts Support Teen Cancer America & The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in Exclusive Philadelphia Concert
JUNE 2, 2014

Kimmel Center Celebrates Solstice in the City Featuring Real Estate, San Fermin, Finale by La Compagnie du Transe Express, June 21
JUNE 2, 2014

KING CRIMSON Makes Their Triumphant Return to the Stage in Philadelphia, Sept. 12-13
JUNE 2, 2014

NPR Humorist David Sedaris Shares Evening of Readings at Merriam Theater, October 14
MAY 30, 2014

“Rolling Stones of Salsa” El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico Make Kimmel Center Debut in Verizon Hall, June 13
MAY 16, 2014

Family Friendly FREE AT THE KIMMEL Offerings Bring PNC Grow UP Great Artist Louie Miranda (May 31) and Peter and the Wolf Puppet Performance, as part of FREE Organ Day (June 7)
MAY 15, 2014

Kimmel Center Presents Fourth Annual FREE Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ Day, June 7
MAY 9, 2014

Direct from Broadway! The Original Beatles Experience- RAIN Opens June 11-15 for Limited Engagement at Academy of Music
MAY 7, 2014

The Wizard Of Oz To Play Philadelphia at Academy of Music, June 3-8
APRIL 30, 2014

Kimmel Center’s Show Stoppers Initiative Brings Broadway Favorites to Perelman Theater, May 13
APRIL 30, 2014

Kids in the Hall ‘Rusty and Ready’ Tour Arriving in Philadelphia June 8
APRIL 28, 2014

Kimmel Center Diversifies Campus Offerings with New Culinary, Visual, and Performance Art Taking Center Stage
APRIL 16, 2014

Kimmel Center Showcases Provocative Sculpture Series
APRIL 16, 2014

New York Jazz Leader Jon Batiste and Stay Human at Kimmel Center, April 25
APRIL 16, 2014

Jeff Bradshaw Making History with Star Studded Lineup at the Kimmel Center, May 28
APRIL 11, 2014

Grammy-Award Winning Rock Legend Boz Scaggs Brings The Memphis Tour to Philadelphia, May 10
APRIL 11, 2014

National Tour Of Tim Rice’s and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Evita Is Coming to Philadelphia for a Limited Engagement June 17 – 22
APRIL 10, 2014

Phantom Must Say Pharewell To Philadelphia! Last Chance for Phans to Purchase Tickets to Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera at The Academy of Music Through April 12 Only!
APRIL 4, 2014

Tony Award Nominee Brad Oscar to join the spectacular new production of The Phantom of the Opera Beginning April 7 at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia
MARCH 31, 2014

Kimmel Center Celebrates Philadelphia Jazz Appreciation Month with #PhillyLovesJazz FREE and Ticketed Jazz Events in April
MARCH 28, 2014

Jerry Blavat Celebrates 30th Show at the Kimmel Center with The Ultimate Doo Wop Reunion in Verizon Hall, April 19
MARCH 28, 2014

PHILADANCO Leaps Into Spring with Blood, Sweat and Dance, Company Premiere of Ulysses Dove’s Bad Blood, April 17-19
MARCH 27, 2014

World Music Jazz Chanteuse Buika Returns to Philadelphia to Perform New Works From La Noche Más Larga Album, April 10
MARCH 25, 2014