Philadelphia’s Wilma Theater announces new globe arena with individual audience boxes

Courtesy of Bryan Buttler Media Relations, LLC Like many theaters around the country and across the world, The Wilma Theater in Philadelphia has put considerable thought into how they can bring their next season (beginning in late 2020 or early 2021) to audience members, all while ensuring that the health and safety of both patrons and artists remain a top priority.  After consulting with a … Continue reading Philadelphia’s Wilma Theater announces new globe arena with individual audience boxes

Wilma Theater launches new digital production, CODE BLUE

Courtesy of Bryan Buttler Media Relations, LLC COVER IMAGE: Anthony Martinez-Briggs and Ross Beschler in CODE BLUE. Photo by Kristin Finger   The Wilma Theater in Philadelphia is pleased to announce the release of a new digital performance which takes its inspiration from absurdist theater (such as Beckett’s NOT I) and the Wilma HotHouse Company’s bold physical performance style, all recorded on iPhones.  CODE BLUE, … Continue reading Wilma Theater launches new digital production, CODE BLUE

Philadelphia Zoo sets date to reopen to the public, tickets go on sale this week

Courtesy of Aversa Public Relations and Philadelphia Zoo Philadelphia Zoo is set to reopen to the public on Thursday, July 9th. “We are thrilled to welcome our members and guests back to the Zoo,” says Vikram H. Dewan, the Zoo’s President and CEO.  “On the first visit back, guests will find that some of the procedures look a bit different, but with more than 1300 … Continue reading Philadelphia Zoo sets date to reopen to the public, tickets go on sale this week

Arden Theatre Company announces 2021 Season

Courtesy of Bryan Buttler Media Relations, LLC Feature photo: Katharine Powell as Blanche and Akeem Davis as Mitch in A Streetcar Named Desire. Photo by Wide Eyed Studios   The Arden Theatre Company in Philadelphia has spent considerable time looking at how they can safely move forward with a 2020/21 season. As the company reviews different options and numerous paths forward, their guiding principle is … Continue reading Arden Theatre Company announces 2021 Season

Wilma Theater to stream James Ijames’ KILL MOVE PARADISE to benefit Black Lives Matter Philly

-Bryan Buttler Media Relations, LLC Photo: Brandon Pierce, Avery Hannon, Anthony Martinez-Briggs, and Lindsay Smiling in James Ijames’ Kill Move Paradise. By Johanna Austin, http://www.AustinArt.org. To support the ongoing Justice for George Floyd and Black Lives Matter movements, The Wilma Theater in Philadelphia will stream their 2018 production of James Ijames’ KILL MOVE PARADISE from today, June 8, 2020, to June 21, 2020, featuring members … Continue reading Wilma Theater to stream James Ijames’ KILL MOVE PARADISE to benefit Black Lives Matter Philly

PhillyCAM offers free virtual trainings in creating video/audio content, graphic design, and journalism.

In June, PhillyCAM is offering a series of live, virtual classes in video and audio content creation, graphic design, and journalism. The series is free and open to the public. PhillyCAM is the community media center that trains Philadelphians in broadcast production and airs original content on Philadelphia’s public access television and WPPM 106.5 FM. With its production facilities closed due to the COVID-19 shutdown, … Continue reading PhillyCAM offers free virtual trainings in creating video/audio content, graphic design, and journalism.

A Legitimate Hole in One

Local Guy on Par with ABC’s Extreme Miniature Golf Series Holey Moley by Mark Casasanto Feature photo by David Laporte on behalf of Eureka Productions. Other photos courtesy of Nick Contino. Full disclosure, I love stupid stuff that makes me laugh. Actually, I think that I used that line once in an online dating profile… It didn’t work. Anyway, trust me here, I mean no … Continue reading A Legitimate Hole in One

Quintessence Theatre Group hosts virtual Miscast Cabaret Fundraiser set for Sunday May 24th, 3pm

-Courtesy of Perpetual Motion PR Quintessence Theatre Group, Philadelphia’s professional classic repertory theatre, has invited a group of artists from their tenth anniversary season for a one-time only afternoon performance to raise funds for the company. The company is bringing The Waist-Up-Black-Tie Miscast Cabaret: A Virtual Fancy Fundraiser to computer screens Sunday, May 24 at 3 p.m. Access to this event is on the company’s website www.qtgrep.org. Tickets to … Continue reading Quintessence Theatre Group hosts virtual Miscast Cabaret Fundraiser set for Sunday May 24th, 3pm

The Leader of the Flock: Philadelphia welcomes Archbishop Nelson Perez home

By Mark Casasanto  Mass of Installation photographed by Sarah Webb on behalf of CatholicPhilly.com This feature story was intended for placement in our Summer 2020 edition. Given the timing and nature of some content as it relates to the state of current events, we decided to post portions of this interview here on our blog. Our ongoing interview with Archbishop Perez will continue in the upcoming … Continue reading The Leader of the Flock: Philadelphia welcomes Archbishop Nelson Perez home

Vanilla cream cheese crepes topped with cinnamon whipped cream

-Courtesy of George Washington Wood Bed and Breakfast http://www.georgewwoodbnb.com This delicious homemade breakfast treat is a guest favorite at the George Washington Wood Bed and Breakfast. We buy the crepe shells in bulk (because they are so popular), but the rest of the recipe is always homemade with an extra helping of love.  Ingredients One package of frozen or fresh crepes Cream Cheese Filling: -1 … Continue reading Vanilla cream cheese crepes topped with cinnamon whipped cream