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CCS Phila Musuem Art Final update
KYW Newsradio has your chance to win passes to the 43rd Annual Philadelphia Museum Of Art Contemporary Craft Show at the Pennsylvania Convention Center 11/8 - 11/10. Fill out the form below to get registered to win. The show includes 195 of the finest and most dynamic craft artists in the us. The...
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April 12, 2019 - 5:35 pm
The African American History and Culture Showcase (AAHCS) features a diverse mix of compelling, informative, inspirational, exhibits and activities that encourage interactive engagement. This includes private exhibits that have never been shown in museums, living legend history makers, documentary...
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United Negro College Fund’s Mayor’s Masked Ball
January 18, 2019 - 4:57 pm
Join Mayor James Kenney and the UNCF, the United Negro College Fund, at the seventh annual Philadelphia UNCF Mayor’s Masked Ball. It is a signature fundraising event providing support to area students attending UNCF-member institutions and nearly 1,100 other colleges across America. The 2019...
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Cinco de Mayo/El Carnaval de Puebla
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
April 29, 2018 - 12:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- After a brief hiatus due to immigration concerns, the largest Cinco de Mayo celebration in the city returned to the streets of South Philadelphia on Sunday. Lots of food, music and colorful outfits were all part of a celebration of Mexican culture at El Carnaval de...
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Modern Times Exhibit
Photo credit: Steve Tawa
Steve Tawa
April 12, 2018 - 2:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A new exhibition at the Philadelphia Museum of Art explores dizzying changes in America in the early 20th century. "Modern Times: American Art 1910-1950" is on view April 18 through September 3. During a preview walk-through, curator Jessica Todd Smith pointed to "...
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Japan Drummers
Photo Credit: Mark Abrams
Mark Abrams
April 10, 2018 - 9:45 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia's nine-day Cherry Blossom Festival will wrap up with a big event in Fairmount Park on Sunday. Aaron Dilliplane, associate director of special projects at the Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia, says the 21st annual Cherry Blossom Festival now...
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June 12, 2016; New York, NY, USA; The cast of 'Hamilton' close out the 70th Tony Awards after winning Best Musical during the 70th Tony Awards at the Beacon Theatre. Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY NETWORK
June 12, 2016; New York, NY, USA; The cast of 'Hamilton' close out the 70th Tony Awards after winning Best Musical during the 70th Tony Awards at the Beacon Theatre. Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY NETWORK
Mike DeNardo
March 23, 2018 - 4:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) – Broadway’s smash hit “Hamilton” is coming to Philadelphia in a year and a half. But ticket packages that include the show went on sale Friday morning. You’re guaranteed a ticket to a Hamilton performance if you buy a package of seven shows. “Right now, the only way to...
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