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Waheed Works, Philadelphia

Waheed Works "/Crossroads/"Choreography by Tommie-Waheed EvansWaheed Works dance projectPlays and Players Theater, PhiladelphiaSept. 25, 2011 Tommie-Waheed Evans has been on dual tracks as a dancer with Philadanco and Complexions and as an emerging choreographer, creating work since 2004  ...

Dancing Dead, Philadelphia

JUNK dancers in a scene from "Dancing Dead"Photo by Bill Herbert Rolling in Their Graves "Dancing Dead"Presented by JUNK dance troupePhilly Fringe Live Arts FestivalSub-Basement at 444 Lofts, PhiladelphiaThrough Sept. 17, 2011 Choreographer-dancer Brian Sanders has enjoyed a cultish  ...

Phaedra, Philadelphia

Tamara Mumford in the title role of Opera Company of Philadelphia's "Phaedra"Photo by Kelly & Massa Photography Philly Unveils Henze’s 'Phaedra' By Hans Werner HenzeAmerican premiere production conceived by Robert B. DriverDesigned by Philippe ArmandConducted by Corrado RovarisOpera Company  ...

Hell, Philadelphia

Cindy Spitko and Ross Beschler in "Hell"Photo courtesy of EgoPo Classic Theater EgoPo Raises ‘Hell’ on Stage Based on the novel “L’Enfer” by Henri BarbusseAdapted for the stage by Ross Beschler and Lane SavadoveGerman Society Library, PhiladelphiaApril 26–May 1,  ...

Tosca, Philadelphia

Adina Nitescu and Thiago Arancam in Opera Company of Philadelphia's "Tosca"Photo courtesy of Opera Company of Philadelphia 'Tosca' By Giacomo PucciniConducted by Corrado RovarisDirected by Jonathan EatonOpera Company of PhiladelphiaAcademy of MusicApril 29-May 8, 2011 Even with its squirrelly  ...

Greek Tragedy and Mythology, a la Stravinsky

The last night of the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts attracted thousands of people, who wrapped around the Kimmel Center to view the aerial show that was happening on a spacy metal oval that morphed into various shapes and  ...