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  • GOSPEL ROOTS OF ROCK AND SOUL Kick-Off Event with Film Screening

  • Please join us for our inaugural GOSPEL ROOTS OF ROCK AND SOUL event featuring a screening of the 2017 documentary film How They Got Over about the upbeat musical form that started out as gospel quartet music and became rock and roll.
  • Presented by: WXPN
  • Starts: 02-24-2018
  • Tix: Buy
  • More Info: Here
Title Organization Start Date End Date Location
Teen Tuesdays Book Chat—Love to read? Free Library of Philadelphia - Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. 12-05-2017 03-06-2018 Free Library of Philadelphia - Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr.
Media 2nd Saturday Arts Stroll Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union 12-10-2017 02-10-2019 Media Borough
Second Sunday Chestnut Hill: Shop, Stroll, Brunch Chestnut Hill 12-10-2017 02-10-2019
Audacious Freedom: African Americans In Philadelphia 1776-1876 African American Museum in Philadelphia 12-10-2017 02-10-2019 African American Museum in Philadelphia
The Porch @ 30th Street Station University City District 12-10-2017 02-10-2019 The Porch @ 30th Street Station
Architectural Walking Tours Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia 12-10-2017 02-10-2019 Various Locations
The Humans Walnut Street Theatre 01-16-2018 03-04-2018 Walnut Street Theatre
The Revolutionists at Theatre Horizon Theatre Horizon 02-01-2018 02-25-2018 Theatre Horizon
Philly Theatre Week Various Venues in Philadelphia, PA 02-08-2018 02-18-2018 Various Venues in Philadelphia
Waitress Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts 02-13-2018 02-18-2018 Forrest Theatre
Philly Fashion Week Philly Fashion Week 02-19-2018 02-24-2018 Various Venues in Philadelphia
A Steady Rain Walnut Street Theatre 02-20-2018 03-25-2018 Walnut Street Theatre
The Diary of Anne Frank People's Light 02-21-2018 03-31-2018 People's Light - Leonard C. Haas Stage
Let's Talk about Sex(uality) Penn Museum 02-21-2018 02-21-2018 Penn Museum (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology)
Reading Terminal Market’s 125th Birthday Celebration Reading Terminal Market 02-22-2018 02-24-2018 Reading Terminal Market
Love or Hate - Oscar Predictions with the Philadelphia Film Critics Circle Philadelphia Film Critics Circle 02-22-2018 02-22-2018 William Street Common
Design Conversation at Uncle Bobbie’s Coffee and Books PhilaNOMA 02-22-2018 02-22-2018 Uncle Bobbie's Coffee & Books
Artist Bash: Heartache The Barnes Foundation 02-23-2018 02-23-2018 The Barnes Foundation
Best Picture Weekend at the Prince Philadelphia Film Society 02-23-2018 02-25-2018 Prince Theater
Film Screening: Akeelah and the Bee Free Library of Philadelphia - Philadelphia City Institute Branch 02-24-2018 02-24-2018 Free Library of Philadelphia - Philadelphia City Institute
Secret Cinema Presents Oscar-Winning Shorts 1932-1968 Secret Cinema 02-24-2018 02-24-2018 Fleisher Art Memorial
Living History: Meet Harriet Tubman National Park Service 02-24-2018 02-24-2018 Congress Hall
Black History Month Celebration Finale @ the African American Museum in Philadelphia African American Museum in Philadelphia 02-24-2018 02-24-2018 African American Museum in Philadelphia
GOSPEL ROOTS OF ROCK AND SOUL Kick-Off Event with Film Screening WXPN 02-24-2018 02-24-2018 Prince Theater Black Box
Celebration of African Cultures Penn Museum 02-24-2018 02-24-2018 Penn Museum (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology)