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  • Chaka Khan

    Jun 8, 2022

  • Shen Yun Performing Arts

    Jun 10 - 12, 2022

  • To Kill A Mockingbird

    Jul 12 - 24, 2022

  • Philadephia Ballet - Cinderella

    Oct 13 - 23, 2022

  • Les Miserables

    Nov 2 - 13, 2022

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Chaka Khan

June 8, 2022

Unstoppable even after four decades in the business, the Queen of empowering soul pop has released 22 albums and racked up ten #1 Billboard songs, seven RIAA certified gold singles and ten RIAA certified gold and platinum albums. When not deep in her musical endeavours, she is a staunch acitivist for women and childrens' rights, having founded the Chaka Khan Foundation in 1999, which is still going strong today.

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Shen Yun Performing Arts

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June 10 - 12, 2022

A glorious celebration of five thousand years of Chinese culture, Shen Yun presents colorful and exhilarating performances of classical Chinese dance and music, integrating technique and influence from both East and West. A performance by Shen Yun is a presentation of traditional Chinese culture as it once was: a study in grace, wisdom, and the virtues distilled from an ancient feudal period of time.

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To Kill A Mockingbird

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July 12 - 24, 2022

Oscar winner Aaron Sorkin brings his Broadway smash hit out on tour for the first time! Opening to much critical acclaim back in 2018, To Kill A Mockingbird tells the story of a black man accused of rape in pre-civil rights era Alabama and the noble lawyer who defends him. Directed by the iconic Barlett Sher, witness the tale of an era come to life on stage! Emmy Award winner Richard Thomas will star as Atticus Finch.

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Philadephia Ballet - Cinderella

October 13 - 23, 2022

Glass slippers and tiaras at the ready, one of ballet's most enduring fairytales heads to the Academy Of Music for a limited run this month! British-born visiting Houston Ballet choreographer Ben Stevenson brings his rags-to-riches tale to Philadelphia audiences, with a gloriously uplifting score by Prokofiev in a charming story of a young woman whose determination of spirit ultimately triumphs over the cruelty endured at the hands of her wicked stepmother. Music, dance and costumes all combine to make this an otherworldly experience for ballet fans new and returning!

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Les Miserables

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November 2 - 13, 2022

One of the greatest musicals of all time, Les Miserables returns in a cinematic new production that wowed Broadway audiences and earned three Tony nominations. Produced by Cameron Mackintosh, and based on the novel by Victor Hugo, Les Miserables is a sweeping epic set against the backdrop of the French Revolution, and contains the classic songs 'One Day More' and 'I Dreamed A Dream'.

Academy of Music

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Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, 1420 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

  • Year opened: 1857
  • Capacity: 2500
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  • In-house bar
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Built in 1857, the Academy of Music is one of Philadelphia's oldest arts venues and the country's oldest continually-used opera house! Once the home of the Philadelphia Orchestra, today the Academy hosts touring Broadway shows each year as well as classical and pop concerts, and live comedy.

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