Arts

The 13th annual Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival took place at Saunders Park in West Philadelphia.
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Hadas Kuznits
July 20, 2019 - 2:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Jazz and art was celebrated this weekend in West Philadelphia. The 13th annual Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival took place at Saunders Park in West Philadelphia. Lou Smith, who now lives in Burlington Township, New Jersey, explained what he enjoys about this...
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PCCY Grant
Mike DeNardo | KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
May 05, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A round of new arts grants this year is beginning to bear fruit in Philadelphia schools. It's crunch time at the Overbrook Educational Center, where students are in their final days of rehearsals for their production of 'The Wiz' next Friday, Saturday and Sunday (May...
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Dreamstime
John McDevitt
March 17, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Officials hope the new arts and crafts program at 25 correctional facilities in Pennsylvania will help children feel more comfortable when visiting an incarcerated parent. Coloring books, markers, paper and other craft supplies are purchased and controlled by the...
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Art educators from across Philadelphia connected with more than 70 renowned local arts programs Wednesday at the third annual Arts Education Fair.
Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
August 22, 2018 - 7:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Art educators from across Philadelphia connected with more than 70 renowned local arts programs Wednesday at the third annual Arts Education Fair . The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts played host to the arts initiative, which aims at bridging the gap between the...
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