Past Events

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 5:30pm - Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 4:30pm
Friday, May 11, 2018 - 2:15pm - Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 7:30pm

The Gallery at St. Asaph’s features local artists throughout the year in exhibits that change monthly. Our gallery space provides an attractive venue for artists and a welcoming meeting place for the community. Art openings are welcoming and energized events connecting us further with the creativity we embrace.

Landscapes: Oil on Canvas

Artist: Sharon Coulson Downes

Exhibit: May 11 through June 3, 2018

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 1:30pm - Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 8:00pm

The Annual Student Exhibition (ASE) is a long-standing tradition at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), which offers students the opportunity to curate, install, and sell their own works in PAFA's museum galleries, and is one of the most celebrated student group shows in the country.

This year's ASE will feature approximately 1,000 works in various media by 32 graduating MFA students, 66 third- and fourth-year Certificate and BFA students, and 7 Post-Baccalaureate students.

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 11:01am - Friday, June 29, 2018 - 9:59pm

Every one of us functions within a socially constructed frame. Resistance is part of the cultures and histories of LGBTQ communities. The art of Uta Fellechner, Andrew Guth and Jordi Sabate express compelling voices of visibility and resistance through experimental portraiture and dramatic figuration.

Please join us for a free opening night reception with the artists on Friday, May 11th from 6-8pm.

Gallery Hours: M-F, 11am-10pm and Sat/Sun 12-5pm

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 11:00am - Friday, June 29, 2018 - 10:00pm

Every one of us functions within a socially constructed frame. Resistance is part of the cultures and histories of LGBTQ communities. The art of Uta Fellechner, Andrew Guth and Jordi Sabate express compelling voices of visibility and resistance through experimental portraiture and dramatic figuration.

Please join us for a free opening night reception with the artists on Friday, May 11th from 6-8pm.

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 2:00pm - Sunday, May 13, 2018 - 2:09pm

eserved Seating: $42 to $62

Student Section: $20

The masters of magical dance return with Lunar Sea. This full-length multimedia tour-de-force under the direction of Moses Pendleton transports audiences to the moon where 1/6 gravity special effects dazzle the eye and beg the question: how do they do that? MOMIX, a company of dancer illusionists, is known worldwide for presenting works of exceptional inventiveness and physical beauty as well as its use of props, lighting, constructed costumes, otherworldly music, and special effects.

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 8:30am - 11:30am

This interactive workshop series is an opportunity to identify key areas of improvement within your export processes and implement customized solutions for your growth! 

What to expect: 

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Meet Us! Information Sessions Summer: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Consider your options, discuss your goals, learn about certificates, meet your faculty, speak with current students and ask questions.

New student attendees are eligible for one Summer course.

 

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 11:30am - 1:30pm

The Eurozone Debt Crisis was the world’s greatest threat in 2011. The crisis highlighted the economic interdependence of the EU, while also underscoring the lack of political integration necessary to provide a coordinated fiscal and monetary response.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 7:30am - 9:30pm
Monday, May 7, 2018 - 5:30pm - 6:15pm

Take a guided tour through our The Story of We the People exhibit. Explore interactive displays and a rotating collection of rare artifacts that bring America’s constitutional history to life. Next, tour one of our most popular and iconic attractions—Signers’ Hall invites you to walk among the Founding Fathers.

 

Free for Members, pre-registration is required.

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 3:00pm - 5:30pm

Lyric Fest is thrilled to present international opera stars, tenor Bryan Hymel and soprano Irini Kyriakidou in a special concert with pianist Laura Ward. Featuring a program of Vaughan Williams, Ravel, Benjamin C. S. Boyle, and operatic favorites, in the couple’s first-ever recital performance in Philadelphia. Join us for this grand finale to Lyric Fest’s 15th Anniversary Season!

Priority Seating and elegant reception with Bryan Hymel and Irini Kyriakidou Hymel at the Academy of Vocal Arts following the concert, for ticket price of $150. General seating $35.

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The ultimate Hamilton museum experience! Begin your journey in the new feature exhibit Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation. Next, meet Hamilton in Signers’ Hall to learn about his role in the Constitutional Convention. Finally, explore The Story of We the Peopleto learn about Hamilton’s influence on our early party system and the separation of powers.

 

Free for Members, pre-registration is required.

Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Food, Fun, & Fellowship in the Heart of Mt. Airy!

Come out and help us celebrate Mt. Airy Day on Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 11AM to 5PM on the grounds of Cliveden of the National Trust at 6400 Germantown Avenue, Phila., PA 19119

It will be a great day of fun for the whole family -- delicious food, live entertainment, great shopping, kids' games and much more!

Live Performances & The Best Music in Philly
There will be live entertainment all day long.

Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 10:30am - 2:00pm

Immigrant Workers Academy

Free training covering:

  • What to expect in the US workplace
  • How to advocate for yourself
  • Discrimination and sexual harassment
  • Paid sick leave
Friday, May 4, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Sistahs Attune, an all-female vocal collective, will appear live on Philly CAM's Live Culture show. 

Join in person at 6:30pm to be part of our studio audience. The show tapes live from 7-8pm.

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Attend a special presentation with Simon Baptist, Chief Economist for the Economist Intelligence Unit, on "Momentum and Menace: Opportunities and Challenges in the Global Economy."

Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 7:30pm - Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 10:30pm

In an unprecedented double bill, Kurt Weill’s cynical take on utopia is paired with Gian Carlo Menotti’s deceitful medium, highlighting the ways deception can lead to destruction and grief.

The escape to a fascinating city of pleasure leads to disillusionment in Mahagonny: Ein Songspiel, which launched Weill’s rich collaboration with Bertolt Brecht. In Menotti’s tragic drama The Medium, an inexplicable, perhaps truly supernatural event becomes the catalyst for a slide into paranoia and madness.

Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

After September 11, 2001, the World Trade Centers Association (WTCA), in cooperation with the United Nations, chartered a day to be celebrated around the world as World Trade Centers Day. For more than a decade, the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia has marked this occasion by recognizing the efforts of world trade centers towards peace and prosperity, and by saluting regional business leaders for their global vision and contribution to making Greater Philadelphia a world-class region.