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Free at the Kimmel

PNC Grow Up Great

Sep 22, 2018
11:00 AM

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Join us in the Kimmel Center’s Commonwealth Plaza for an hour of interactive fun! Kids learn the basics of Jazz & Musical Theater.

Grow Up Great's The Johnny Shortcake Show is back by popular demand on Oct 27-28 and Nov 3-4. Suppose your nose was where your elbows goes… Would you call them smellbows? Johnny Shortcake would! The Johnny Shortcake Show is an interactive, magical journey that feels like a funky dance party, featuring unforgettable songs for young and old alike. For ages 4-12 years. Grown up alert: you will have the most fun at this kids’ show! Tickets just $10.

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The Kimmel Center’s PNC Grow up Great concerts were selected as Best Free Family Programming in this year’s 2019 Philadelphia Family Magazine LOVE Awards.

Love Awards Badge 2019

The Kimmel Center is the recipient of partnership funding through the nationally recognized PNC “Grow Up Great” program to help prepare children from birth to age five for success in school and life.