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  • XPN Welcomes Lou Reed: The Life and Music of a Rock & Roll Icon

  • Join Anthony DeCurtis, acclaimed Rolling Stone writer and distinguished lecturer in Penn’s creative writing program, for a brief history of the five-decade career of renowned artist Lou Reed. After a brief reading from his recently published biography, Lou Reed: A Life, Dr. DeCurtis will sit down with WXPN Music Director and afternoon show host Dan Reed for an interview and audience Q&A. Whether you’re a Lou Reed super-fan or simply enjoy music history, this session is for you. Co-sponsored by Annenberg Center Live, WXPN, and Alumni Education, this event includes a book signing with Anthony DeCurtis.
  • Presented by: Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
  • Starts: 11-04-2017
  • Tix: Buy
  • More Info: Here
Title Organization Start Date End Date Location
Emanation 2017 WheatonArts and Cultural Center 06-01-2017 12-31-2017 WheatonArts and Cultural Center
Lancaster EastSide Market Opening Day Eastern Market 06-04-2017 10-29-2017 Musser Park
Mamma Mia! Walnut Street Theatre 07-05-2017 07-15-2018 Walnut Street Theatre
BYOV(Bring Your Own Vinyl) Tuesdays Small Talk Media 08-13-2017 10-13-2018 Cavanaugh's Headhouse
A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum Walnut Street Theatre 09-05-2017 10-22-2017 Walnut Street Theatre
Pumpkinland at Linvilla Orchards Linvilla Orchards 09-09-2017 11-05-2017 Linvilla Orchards
Philadelphia Assembled Philadelphia Museum of Art 09-10-2017 12-10-2017 Philadelphia Museum of Art
Andalusia House and Garden Tours Andalusia Foundation 09-11-2017 03-11-2019 Andalusia Estate
Cabaret Arden Theatre Company 09-21-2017 10-22-2017 Arden Theatre Company
PumpkinFest Shady Brook Farm, Inc. 09-30-2017 10-31-2017 Shady Brook Farm
Happily Ever After Main Line Art Center 10-02-2017 10-29-2017 Main Line Art Center
Theatre Horizon presents 2.5 MINUTE RIDE Theatre Horizon 10-06-2017 10-29-2017 Theatre Horizon
First Person Arts StorySlam: Incognito FringeArts 10-17-2017 10-17-2017 FringeArts
The Afrosphere Penn Museum 10-19-2017 10-19-2017 Penn Museum (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology)
The Great Pumpkin Carve Chadds Ford Historical Society 10-19-2017 10-21-2017 Chadds Ford Historical Society
26th Philadelphia Film Festival Philadelphia Film Society 10-19-2017 10-29-2017 Prince Theater
GLOW in the Park at the Reflecting Pool Fairmount Park Conservancy 10-19-2017 10-19-2017 Horticulture Center
Runner's World Half & Festival Runner's World 10-20-2017 10-22-2017 ArtsQuest Center at SteelSacks
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts 10-20-2017 10-21-2017 Annenberg Center - Zellerbach Theater
International Archaeology Day Newlin Grist Mill 10-21-2017 10-21-2017 Newlin Grist Mill
Of Scribes and Stables: Recent Discoveries in a New Kingdom Cemetery at South Abydos Penn Museum 10-21-2017 10-21-2017 Penn Museum (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology)
Harvest Festival at Reading Terminal Market Reading Terminal Market 10-21-2017 10-21-2017 Reading Terminal Market
International Archaeology Day Penn Museum 10-21-2017 10-21-2017 Penn Museum (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology)
Boo at the Zoo Philadelphia Zoo 10-21-2017 10-29-2017 Philadelphia Zoo
Apple Festival Fairmount Park Houses - Woodford Mansion 10-21-2017 10-21-2017 Fairmount Park Houses - Woodford Mansion