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Two fencers in all white with fencing masks and fencer swords caught in mid-attack, with one hanging in mid-air.

The Weekly Roundup, May 18-25

Athena, Resonant Philly, ConsentFest!, and cinéSPEAK Under the Stars this week

The week features live music, movie screenings, sex education, accessibility through music, and …fencing? Kyle V. Hiller rounds up.
Kyle V. Hiller

Kyle V. Hiller

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Two ballet dancers dance outdoors on a stage in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, an audience behind them

BalletX prevails with its 2022 Spring Series

An old favorite and two world premieres at the Mann

After having to cancel much of its run in April due to Covid-19, BalletX returns to the stage with works from Matthew Neenan, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, and Jennifer Archibald as part of its Spring Series. Camille Bacon-Smith previews.
Camille Bacon-Smith

Camille Bacon-Smith

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A crochet pretzel sits in a hexagonal gold frame, with a bed of colorful threads underneath the frame

City of Love: Artists Inspired by Philadelphia lights up the Neon Museum

The many perspectives of love

The new multi-medium collection features the people, things, and places that make Philly a beloved city. Olivia J. B. Baxter previews.
Olivia J. B. Baxter

Olivia J. B. Baxter

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Figaro and Count Almaviva in colonial-style clothing and robes, in mid-song on stage.

OperaDelaware presents The Marriage of Figaro

Get me to the church on time!

Gail Obenreder previews OperaDE's production of The Marriage of Figaro, continuing the tale of Figaro from this past winter's The Barber of Seville.
Gail Obenreder

Gail Obenreder

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A photo exposed multiple times reveals a dancer in white in different poses mid-dance, on stage—looks like a series of ghosts

Earlie Bird Productions presents The Loneliness Project

A familiar feeling shared onstage

Through song, movement, and more, Earlie Bird Productions hopes to bring together audiences with The Loneliness Project. Dara McBride previews.

Dara McBride

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R Eric Thomas BSR 4 20 22

You're invited to the May 25 BSR Chat Live with Kyle V. Hiller and R. Eric Thomas

Join the BSR conversation

Join BSR associate editor Kyle V. Hiller in conversation with playwright and bestselling author R. Eric Thomas on Wednesday, May 25. Register now for the virtual event!

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Outside the museum, Kass leans against the Y letter of the structure, which is large, wide, and very tall

The Weekly Roundup, May 11-18

Many Lumens, UMA Shows Up, SpringFest, and the Weitzman reopens

The week features offerings from BlackStar, Urban Movement Arts, the Philadelphia Film Society, and the Weitzman National Museum of American Jewish History. Kyle V. Hiller rounds up.
Kyle V. Hiller

Kyle V. Hiller

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Five dancers in all black look up at another dancer who stands in their circle. The lone dancer also looks up, hands out

SHARP Dance Company presents Haven

Dancing back home to South Philly with SHARP's spring series

The company brings its spring series back to its South Philly roots as the new artist in residence at Equilibrium Dance Academy. Camille Bacon-Smith previews.
Camille Bacon-Smith

Camille Bacon-Smith

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A screenshot of Dern looking towards the camera, half her face cast in shadows, pitch black behind her

May 2022 movie repertory roundup

The return of Lynch's Inland Empire, John Waters in town, and 70s classics

Screenings in the Philadelphia area for the month. Stephen Silver rounds up.
Stephen Silver

Stephen Silver

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Fields' arms are crossed, looking at Rodriguez, both expressing surprise with wide eyes and mouths

The Weekly Roundup, May 4-11

New exhibits at AAMP, Richard III, Group!, and more

The week features offerings from Intercultural Journeys, the African American Museum in Philadelphia, Theatre in the X, Passage Theatre Company, and more. Kyle V. Hiller rounds up.
Kyle V. Hiller

Kyle V. Hiller

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