The Daily Dose

Rx for the culture

The Skin of Our Teeth at Quintessence

Thornton Wilder’s "The Skin of Our Teeth" at Germantown Avenue’s Quintessence Theater runs now until August.  Author-humorist-playwright Thornton Wilder’s existentialist...

Wonderspaces – The Evolution

Philadelphia's Wonderspaces at the Fashion District drives the eye with first anniversary additions Though launched in California, and initially spread...

Phoebe Robinson Live at Punchline Philly

A funny thing happened in Philadelphia this week... Two comedy events for July 21 and July 24: Phoebe Robinson, live...

Kelly CG Edwards: Connected

Meet and connect with Pennsylvania Native and Philadelphia resident, Kelly CG Edwards, and discover what she loves about Philadelphia. Name:...

The War on Drugs Don’t Live Here Anymore

Philadelphia's psychedelic The War on Drugs made a new album and book a fresh tour... finally. After a weekend’s warning...

Moor Mother “Obsidian” – Essential Tunes For The Next 7 Days

This week's Listenin' Booth includes music from Philadelphia's own American poet, musician, and activist... Moor Mother and her new single,...

Record Store Day Philly 2021

Record Store Day 2021 has Philly written all over it with a few surprising musical connections. With the pandemic’s social...

A Velvet Underground Tribute with Philly Talent

Kurt Vile joins other musicians on the Hal Wilner produced "I’ll Be Your Mirror: A Tribute to the Velvet Underground...

Sam Reed, the Uptown Theater’s Band Leader

As news spread of the passing of Sam Reed on July 7, 2021, at age 85, the Philadelphia music community...

Snacktime Philly and underground concepts party at broad hall.

Snacktime Philly and Top Chef Natalie Maronski's underground concepts hit up and co-host a food party jawn at broad hall....

Black Thought – 7 Years, Words + Music

Philadelphia's Black Thought, co-founder of The Roots, gets to the roots of things with his new Audible memoir. During a...

Silueta – A New Musical

Power Street Theatre world premieres its new musical, Silueta, inspired by the life and work of artist Ana Mendieta. Having...

Uptown Beer Garden at Penn Center

Teddy Sourias’ Uptown Beer Garden rocks Penn Center, nudges up against Billy Penn atop City Hall. If any area or...

Jen Zavala Opens East Passyunk’s New Tamale House

Chef Jen Zavala and her "Juana Tamale" pop-up get a brick-and-mortar permanent home in South Philly. We’ve been onto Chef...

Brian Sanders and JUNK Present Dragonbutter

Aerial and athletic choreographer, Brian Sanders and his JUNK crew present their interactive Dragonbutter. The last time I spied movement...

Diana is Calling – Essential Tunes For The Next 7 Days

This week's Listenin' Booth includes music from the Philadelphia soft rock band Diana is Calling, fronted by jazz vocalist and...

PhilaMOCA Reopens and The Folk Society’s Pocket-Sized Festival

Eric Bresler’s Eraserhood venue, PhilaMOCA reopens on July 27 and the Philadelphia Folksong Society’s Philadelphia Folk Pocket-Sized Festival is slated...

The Logan Hotel – New Roaring 20s

Post-pandemic, Philadelphia's New Roaring 20s start at the Logan Hotel. One of the more interesting aspects of closing down life...

Blanka Zizka Parts Ways with the Wilma Theater

End of an era - Wilma Theater’s Co-Founding Co-Artistic Director Blanka Zizka steps back. Philadelphia’s cultural scene got a punch...

Burlesque Summers in Philly

Midtown Village's Franky Bradley’s and Fishtown's Fabrika welcome live burlesque shows back to Philly. There is an ongoing discussion about...