MARCH 07 2014
The Jurassic age surfaces in Philadelphia at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University with the six-month-long exhibition Dinosaurs Unearthed. In a multi-sensory experience, see life-size, animatronic dinosaurs, as well as skeletons, fossil casts, real specimens and tons of interactive elements
One Day in Pompeii
Travel back in time to explore the daily life — and tragic end — of the ancient Roman city of Pompeii as The Franklin Institute hosts One Day in Pompeii, a blockbuster traveling exhibition. The immersive exhibition includes hundreds of incredible artifacts and a formidable CGI experience that transports visitors back to the earth-shattering natural disaster.
Beyond The Paint: Philadelphia’s Mural Arts
Started as part of the Philadelphia Anti-Graffiti Network in 1984, the Mural Arts Program has established itself as a global leader in the public arts arena. Beyond The Paint: Philadelphia’s Mural Arts at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts celebrates the work of 30 years of community-engaged art creation in Philadelphia. Through this inspirational and innovative organization, thousands of residents have participated in the creation of more than 3,600 murals—a testament to the talent in the city and the power of community.
PRIDE & PREJUDICE
One of literature’s greatest love stories sweeps onto the stage of. Jane Austen’s masterpiece is passionate and funny in this fresh, dance-filled adaptation.
Washington National Opera: Moby-Dick
One man's obsession leaves a lethal wake of destruction in Jake Heggie's triumphant new opera of Herman Melville's 19th-century literary masterwork.
Have the time of your life at this smash-hit musical that combines ABBA's greatest hits, including Dancing Queen, S.O.S., Super Trouper, Take a Chance on Me and The Winner Takes It All with an enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship.
The Washington Ballet: British Invasion: The Beatles & The Rolling Stones
A Day in the Life: Choreography by Trey McIntyre, Music – Songs by The Beatles; Rooster: Choreography by Christopher Bruce, Music – Songs by The Rolling Stones.
Sensing Spaces: Architecture Reimagined
Using structures, textures, scents, lighting and colour, some of the most creative minds from around the world are coming to the RA, and will transform the Main Galleries. Explore the different moods and touch, to bring this extraordinary exhibition to life.