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Friday, October 6, 2017 - 7:30pm - 10:30pm

Adaptation by Peter Brook and Marius Constant

Lisa Keller, music director and piano
Miloš Repický, piano
R. B. Schlather, director

Debussy’s music weaves a tragic fairy tale, intimately retold by Peter Brook and Marius Constant. Mistrust and guilt mingle with romantic attraction as Prince Golaud struggles with the growing affection between Mélisande, his mysterious wife, and his brother Pelléas.

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 8:00pm - Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 2:00pm
Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Singer Jurga Šeduikytė will be visiting Philadelphia this October 27th at the Lithuanian Music Hall!

Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 2:30pm - 5:30pm

Debussy’s music weaves a tragic fairy tale, intimately retold by Peter Brook and Marius Constant. Mistrust and guilt mingle with romantic attraction as Prince Golaud struggles with the growing affection between Mélisande, his mysterious wife, and his brother Pelléas.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 (All day)

Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians FREE legal clinic for immigrants.

To reserve a place, please call 215.557.2626 or email [email protected].

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 1:00pm - 1:30pm

Magnum Group presents a complimentary webinar of linguistic discovery and fun facts.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 6:15pm - 7:30pm

The Foreign Policy Research Institute is dedicated to bringing the insights of scholarship to bear on the foreign policy and national security challenges facing the United States. It seeks to educate the public, teach teachers, train students, and offer ideas to advance U.S. national interests based on a nonpartisan, geopolitical perspective that illuminates contemporary international affairs through the lens of history, geography, and culture.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Diwali, the "Festival of Lights", is the ancient Hindu festival signifying the victory of good over evil by commemorating the return of Lord Rama from his 14-year-long exile and his vanquishing of the demon-king Ravana. Our Diwali celebration, popular with the Indian community in Philadelphia, includes a sumptuous buffet of Indian food and sweets, traditional music and dance performances, and activities including Henna, diyas, rangoli, games, and firecrackers.

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 12:00am - Friday, October 13, 2017 - 11:59am

Apply now to the 2017 Greater Philadelphia Leadership Exchange (deadline: May 16th, 2017)

The Greater Philadelphia Leadership Exchange is an initiative of the Economy League to develop leaders of business, civic, and government organizations into visionaries dedicated to making Greater Philadelphia a world class region.

Thursday, October 12, 2017 (All day)

In the first century BC, the Roman historian Sallust wrote that the republic had descended into internal strife because of the destruction of its enemy, Carthage, in the Third Punic War. Fear of the enemy, or metus hostilis, produced domestic cohesion. Without an adversary, Romans turned their knives inward: “when the minds of the people were relieved of that dread [of Carthage], wantonness and arrogance naturally arose.”

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 2:02pm - Monday, October 23, 2017 - 2:02pm

A highly substantive, non-partisan program featuring meetings with Israeli and Palestinian political and community leaders.  Leading this special delegation will be Craig Snyder, President and CEO of the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia and Jerry Sorkin who has been involved with the Israeli-Palestinian issue for more than three decades. 

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 7:30pm - Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 7:30pm

Yannick Nézet-Séguin - Conductor

Friday, October 13, 2017 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Celebrate the diverse cultures and talents that international college students and scholars bring to the city of Philadelphia! This signature event, (formerly known as the Welcome Reception and celebrating its 48th year), includes global cuisine, music and dance performances and networking with people around the world.

Friday, October 13, 2017 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 12:30pm - 5:00pm

Spend a Saturday afternoon with us learning the ins and outs of bonsai while crafting your own to take home!

This program includes a presentation on bonsai and 2+ hour hands-on workshop. Trees, pots, soil and other supplies are included with registration.

Workshop is $100 ($75 for members of the Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia). Members must sign in when registering to receive a discount.

Sunday, October 15, 2017 (All day)