-Marialena Rago -Photo by Matthew Murphy Chances are you have heard the music or story of Les Misèrables at one point. This musical theater staple, based on the novel by Victor Hugo, premiered in Paris in 1980 and has been pleasing audiences on Broadway and through international tours ever since. With classic songs like “One Day More”, “Castle on a Cloud”, and many, many more, … Continue reading Don’t Miss Your Chance: Les Misèrables is at the Academy of Music until January 21st.
Would you and a guest like to attend this year’s Hair O’ The Dog? It’s considered the longest-running black-tie affair in the country and attracts not only local but national celebrities, athletes, and media personalities. Keep reading to find out how you can win a pair of tickets for the 24th annual Hair O’ The Dog on January 20th! This year’s event will be hosted … Continue reading Win a Pair of VIP Tickets to the 24th Annual Hair O’ the Dog!
-Brenda Hillegas (photo by Jeremy Daniel) Everyone knows Peter Pan. The lost boys. Wendy. Captain Hook. Tinkerbell. But do you know why those characters exist? Finding Neverland tells us the real-life story of author J.M. Barrie and his relationship with the Llewelyn Davies boys. Through playtime in London’s Kensington Gardens and encouraging make-believe games, the boys became the inspiration for Barrie’s most beloved tale, Peter Pan. Finding … Continue reading Don’t Stop Believing…in Finding Neverland!
If you have tickets to any of the 2017-2018 season of Broadway musicals at the Kimmel Center, you’ll be able to purchase a cocktail inspired by each show! The bartenders at Jose Garces’ Volvér, the Kimmel Center’s in-house restaurant, have created an entire menu of themed cocktails to toast this amazing season. Here are the recipes for the cocktails that represent show! Kinky Boots – “The … Continue reading Broadway-Themed Cocktails at the Kimmel Center
-Kelley Bregenzer “The Support Center for Child Advocates has been running the Toy Drive for nearly 30 years and in that time has grown significantly. This year we will provide gifts for more than 1,500 children and teens in and around the Philadelphia area,” says Cate Galbally, the Development Officer of Special Events and Corporate Relations at the Support Center for Child Advocates. Needless to … Continue reading The 2017 Support Center for Child Advocates Toy Drive Launches on Giving Tuesday
Meet Kristine Reese. If you’re a big fan of Broadway like we are at RowHome Magazine, chances are you may have seen her perform before. Her credits include Wicked, Pippin, Mamma Mia!, Les Miserables, Annie, Grease, Footloose…just to name a few. Next up, she’ll be playing the role of Mary Barrie in the national tour of Finding Neverland, which makes a stop here in Philadelphia … Continue reading Meet Finding Neverland’s Kristine Reese
by Kelley Bregenzer When Bob Pantano– legendary Philadelphia DJ celebrating 40 years as host of the venerated “Saturday Night Dance Party” on 98.1 WOGL FM—sees potential in you, you run with it. That’s exactly what DJ Eric Bartello is doing. His new radio show on 98.1’s sister station, Today’s 96.5 FM, debuted live at Adelphia Nightclub in South Jersey on Sept. 22. “All your favorite dance … Continue reading DJ Eric Bartello’s Friday Nights
-Kelley Bregenzer (photo courtesy of Free to Breathe) Philadelphia is a city that runs together, more times than not, for a cause. This November, Lung Cancer Awareness Month, locals will once again join forces on the quest for a cure. The Philadelphia Free to Breathe 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Walk takes place Sunday, Nov. 5 at Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park. Last year, thousands … Continue reading The Philadelphia Free to Breathe 5K for Lung Cancer Awareness
-Brenda Hillegas (photo by Matt Crockett) Lola, the drag queen from London, encourages these six steps to success and happiness: 1. Pursue the truth 2. Learn something new 3. Accept yourself and you’ll accept others too 4. Let love shine 5. Let pride be your guide 6. Change the world when you change your mind Lola says: Just be. Who you wanna be. Never let them … Continue reading Kinky Boots Reminds Us of What’s Really Important.
SoFi, a personal finance company for millennials, is headed to Philly! Come out this Thursday and celebrate student loan debt. That’s right. Debt. Sure, it may seem like the last thing you want to have a party for, but if you do have debt Sofi wants to treat you to a relaxing and fun evening. Take the night off, stress free, and have some cocktails, listen … Continue reading Party Away Student Loan Debt this Thursday!