Virtually all of Philadelphia's major cultural institutions, including the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Barnes Foundation, and the Franklin Institute, announced temporary closures in the face of the coronavirus.
“Awakened in You” includes nearly all the 78 works, almost all by African American artists of the mid-twentieth century, that Constance Clayton, a life-long educator and Philadelphia schools superintendent from 1982 to 1993 gave to PAFA in 2018.
Angel Corella’s impressive La Bayadère for Pennsylvania Ballet premiered Thursday at the Academy of Music. The artistic director's changes are a step in the right direction, but it still may not be for everyone.
When Angel Corella’s "La Bayadère" premieres Thursday night at the Academy of Music, it will have nips and tucks throughout, to remove stereotypes and make it more culturally authentic. He hopes the result will be an even more special "Bayadère."