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  • Pennsylvania Ballet - Swan Lake

    Until Mar 7, 2021

  • Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations

    Mar 16 - 28, 2021

  • Opera Philadelphia - Tosca

    Apr 30 - May 9, 2021

  • Pennsylvania Ballet - Coppelia

    May 13 - 16, 2021

  • The Lion King

    May 26 - Jun 13, 2021

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Pennsylvania Ballet - Swan Lake

Until March 7, 2021

No single production epitomizes the art of ballet like Tchaikovsky's unerringly beautiful Swan Lake, to be staged once more by the Pennsylvania Ballet as part of their 2020/21 Season. Romantic, supernatural and gloriously dramatic, enjoy it again or discover the magic for the first time come February 2021!

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Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations

March 16 - 28, 2021

As one of 2019's most sparkling Broadway musicals Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations hits the road for its national tour! Garnering twelve 2019 Tony Award nominations (one of the season's most nominated productions) Ain't Too Proud garnered praise from the critics for its sublime performances and refreshing telling of how one of the world's most successful bands came to be.

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Opera Philadelphia - Tosca

April 30 - May 9, 2021

Opera Philadelphia's 2020/21 season programming is sure to delight opera-goers thanks to powerhouse performances by powerhouse A-list performers making company and role debuts, as well as a newly commissioned work, a major new adaptation of a great opera classic. Don't miss Grammy Award-winning soprano Ana Maria Martinez, and baritone Quinn Kelsey (both marking company and role debuts), during Puccini's hotblooded political thriller Tosca.

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Pennsylvania Ballet - Coppelia

May 13 - 16, 2021

Perhaps one of the most cherished ballet staples of the modern repertory, Coppelia has it all - wit, whimsy, fantasy, and exquisite choreography by balletmaster George Balanchine. Don't miss the firm family favorite when it springs to life once more during Pennsylvania Ballet's high spirited revival, coming to Philadelphia's Academy of Music as part of the company's 2020/21 season programming.

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The Lion King

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Winner of 6 Tony Awards

May 26 - June 13, 2021

Still going strong after two incredible decades, this Tony Award-winning extravaganza will delight, enthrall and bring out your inner cub. Based on the 1994 Disney movie, The Lion King incorporates several changes and additions to the storyline as compared to the film, making for a whole new experience!

Academy of Music

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

  • Year opened: 1857
  • Capacity: 2500
  • Concession stands
  • Merchandise booths
  • Disabled access
  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar
  • Coat check

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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