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Education and Community

Kimmel Center reaches thousands of children each year through a unique set of free education offerings for students, teachers, and families, creating future artists and audiences. With a 17-year history of education programs, the Kimmel Center’s programs educate, engage, and inspire the next generation. All of these programs contribute to the Kimmel Center’s mission to transform lives daily through the arts!

 

Creative Stages

The Kimmel Center is expanding its offerings with its brand NEW Creative Stages program!

Reserve your spot now for these new programs.

4th, 5th, and, 6th Grade Students
Archdiocese * Philadelphia School District * Other Title 1 Schools
FREE Programs and Busing!

Jazz4Freedom

Exploring Black History & Social Justice with Jazz

4th Grade Students

One Musical Philadelphia

Building Teamwork & Community through Musical Theater

5th Grade Students

#PhillyBeatz

Creative Imagination Powered by Technology

6th Grade Students


Free Programs For Schools

Talent Development For Teens

Community Partnerships

Professional Development


THANK YOU to our sponsors.  Education programs at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts are generously sponsored by:

  • Anonymous
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • The Aramark Charitable Fund
  • Bank of America
  • Chubb
  • Cigna
  • Comcast NBC Universal
  • Connelly Foundation
  • Dolfinger-McMahon Foundation
  • Doran Family Foundation
  • Elliott-Lewis Corporation
  • Glenmede
  • Graham Partners
  • Rosemarie Greco and Anne Morrisey
  • Hearst Foundation
  • Patricia and David Holveck
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • William M King Charitable Foundation
  • Lincoln Financial Group Foundation
  • Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation
  • M&T Bank
  • McClean Contributionship
  • The Merck Company Foundation
  • Ollin LLC
  • Origlio Beverage
  • Philadelphia Cultural Fund
  • Philadelphia Indemnity Insurance Company
  • Salem Schuchman & Barbara Klock Family Foundation
  • Susan Martinelli Shea
  • Snider Family Foundation
  • Universal Health Services, Inc.
  • Laurie Wagman
  • Wells Fargo

ENDOWMENT

  • The Sidney Kimmel Foundation
  • PNC Foundation
  • Sunoco Foundation
  • Wachovia Wells Fargo
  • Comcast Foundation
  • McLean Contributionship
  • Lincoln Financial Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Samuel J. Savitz
  • Citizens Bank Foundation
  • Dr. Richard M. Klein

Find Group Sales information available for school and community groups.

 

Apply to become a Teaching Artist with the Kimmel Center.

 

Volunteer with the Kimmel Center, including in our education department.

 

See upcoming free events on the Kimmel Center Cultural Campus, including family-friendly programming.