The Avenue of the Arts is Philadelphia’s signature street. It has grown to become the heart of our city aesthetically, socially,economically, and culturally. The Avenue is one of the most vibrant and successful performing arts, residential, educational, commercial, and tourist destinations in the United States.
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When wannabe disco diva Deloris Van Cartier witnesses a crime, the cops hide her in the last place anyone would think to look—a convent! Under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own. Featuring original music by eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken (Beauty And The Beast, The Little Mermaid, Newsies), this uplifting musical is filled with toe-tapping songs, outrageous show-stopping dancing and a truly moving story. A sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, SISTER ACT is reason to rejoice!
Subscriptions on sale now! Individual tickets on sale in August. Show dates and times vary. For more information, visit WalnutStreetTheatre.org or call 215-574-3550.
*Please note the following time change: May 25th, 7pm-9:15pm
Returning for the third year to its popular flagship site, 15th and South Streets, the Pop Up Garden will be operated by the renowned Khyber Pass Pub.
This year designer Karen Regan, of Tallulah & Bird, will unveil a new look for the garden that enhances beloved elements while designing new intimate and social spaces for the ultimate visitor experience. The soothing plant palette will include bursts of roses; fragrant herbs; cocktail cucumbers; a fluffy canopy of pink crape myrtles; climbing vines of hops, wisteria and clematis; a multi-textured perennial mix, including feather grass, ferns, Queen Anne’s Lace and an illuminated, towering mulberry tree.