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Vocal ensemble Chanticleer beguiles the men and women of Princeton

World-renowned and Grammy Award winning vocal ensemble Chanticleer gave a stunning recital at Princeton University on October 12, 2023.  Chanticleer’s program was entitled Music of a Silent World. The composers featured were Kurt Weill, Majel Connery, Ayanna Woods, Ann Ronell, Heinrich Isaac, Max Reger, Joni Mitchell, Hoagy Carmichael, Frank Churchill, Irving Berlin, and The Weather by Clyde Lawrence, Gracie Lawrence, Jon…

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Thrilling Dancers Bring This Carmen Ballet to Life

Philadelphia Ballet’s new Carmen is now at Philadelphia’s landmark Academy of Music until October 15, 2023.  By all accounts on opening night, the audience went wild for the intensely high level of dancing and dramatic power of this ballet created, rearranged, and adapted from the famous opera by Georges Bizet. This Carmen is condensed into a 75-minute drama with a…

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Manayunk’s Out & About Festival

Join us in commemorating National Coming Out Day and expressing solidarity with the LGBTQ+ community at the yearly Out & About Festival in Manayunk. The event, stretching over four days from Thursday, September 28th to Sunday, October 1st, promises to be a spectacular extravaganza with drag shows, fitness routines, a fun-filled comedy night, a screening of the Rocky Horror Picture Show, and much more!

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GOP Slashes funding for the William Way Center

The recent decision by a group of House Republicans to slash federal funding to LGBTQ organizations sent shock waves through the LGBTQ+ community and beyond. Among those targeted were two Pennsylvania centers of communal refuge: The William Way Community Center and the LGBT Center of Greater Reading. This act, widely criticized as a blatant act…

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