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WEEKEND FUN GRAB BAG: Coming up next is a Mummers Mardi Gras Parade, music, art and more

By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter|

CONCERT PREVIEW: Phoebe Bridgers returns to Philly in support of her latest release; performs at World Café Live

Emerging from the studio with her debut album, “Stranger in The Alps” (2017), indie folk pop artist Phoebe Bridgers, 23, is poised to have a breakthrough year. ...

By Rob Nagy For Digital First Media|

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    WEEKEND FUN GRAB BAG: Valentine Workshop and lots of music on tap

    High flying adventure Lansdale United Methodist Church: The Laymen Playmen will present “Peter Pan” at 8 p.m. Feb. 8-9 and 15-16, 2 and 8 p.m. Feb. 10 and 17, and 2 p.m. Feb. 11 and 18 at the church at 300 N. Broad St., Lansdale. Proceeds benefit the Hatfield Pastors’ Fund that assists the less fortunate in the community. Ticket reservations can be made by calling (215) 368-9484, or visit www.laymenplaymen.com.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter|

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    PREVIEW: Norristown’s Theatre Horizon pays tribute to #WomenWhoDare with ‘The Revolutionists, ’ art exhibit

    How women have been treated throughout history, particularly during the French Revolution, isn’t funny. However, “The Revolutionists,” a play set during the French Revolution, which focuses on prominent females of the time, is a comedy. The production is on stage through Feb. 25 at Theatre Horizon in Norristown.

    By Ed Condran For Digital First Media |

  • Entertainment

    ON STAGE: ‘The Humans’ at Walnut Street Theatre evolve to face tough times

    Many Americans are sad. Take the fictional Blake family of Scranton, PA. New York audiences and critics got to know the Blakes in Stephen Karam’s Broadway hit “The Humans” in 2015-16 and responded with applause and critical kudos, including a Tony Award. A Lebanese-American native of Scranton, Karam creates characters who reflect the edgy and uneasy pride of people living in the struggling cities of northeastern Pennsylvania.

    By Anders Back For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    MUSIC: Simon Phillips’ Porotcol at Havana in New Hope, 3 Things To Know

    It’s easier to make a list of acts Simon Phillips has not played drums for during the past nearly five decades.

    By Gary Graff ggraff@digitalfirstmedia.com, @GraffonMusic on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    ART: Philly’s Institute of Contemporary Art unveiling three new installations

    The galleries at the Institute of Contemporary Art have been closed for a few days for exhibit installation, but will throw open their doors in a big way Feb. 2.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    MUSIC: Bob Seger offers free new song via web site

    Bob Seger has released some surprise new music for his fans.

    By Gary Graff ggraff@digitalfirstmedia.com, @GraffonMusic on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    ART: Brandywine River Museum’s founder subject of new exhibition

    The long-time chairman of the Brandywine Conservancy and Brandywine River Museum of Art also happened to have artistic talent.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    CONCERT PREVIEW: John Oates talks up new solo album, Philly appearances, new version of his book

    Hall & Oates had such a ridiculous amount of success blending rock and soul that in 2016 the duo received their own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    THEATER REVIEW: Veteran cast makes ‘Morning’s At Seven’ a nostalgic hit at People’s Light

    He was a successful Broadway playwright and screenwriter, friend of Robert Frost and Elia Kazan, an incisive artist of theater and films whose life and work spanned nearly all the 20th century. Yet Paul Osborn is one of those “unknown” yet oft-produced dramatists whose work you may have seen but might not recall.

    By Anders Back For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    CONCERT HIGHLIGHTS: Kuinka, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club among next week’s best bets

    Welcome to ‘Seven in Seven,’ where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be something to check out in the coming days.

    By Michael Christopher For Digital First Media |

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