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The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Dance Music Theatre Downtown

The Kimmel Center for Performing Arts serves as home to eight Resident Company performing arts organizations, including The Philadelphia Orchestra, Opera Company of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Ballet, Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, American Theater Arts for Youth, PHILADANCO, Philadelphia Chamber Music Society, and Peter Nero and the Philly Pops. Kimmel Center, Inc.'s mission also includes arts in education, community outreach and a rich diversity of programming through its Kimmel Center Presents and Broadway Series of performances.

Calendar of Events
The Johnny Shortcake Show
Through Sunday, November 4
Sky on Swings
Through Saturday, September 29
Leslie Odom Jr. Celebrating the POPS 40th Anniversary
Friday, September 28 through Sunday, September 30
Romeo and Juliet
Thursday, October 11 through Monday, October 22
Leonard Bernstein Birthday Bash!
Monday, October 15
Seven Things I've Learned: An Evening with Ira Glass
Sunday, October 21
Fiddler on the Roof
Tuesday, October 23 through Sunday, October 28
On the Trail of Big Cats with Wildlife Photographer, Steve Winter
Thursday, November 1
Choreographers on the Move
Friday, November 16 through Sunday, November 18

Contemporary French Brasserie Cuisine

Public Transportation
Subway: The Broad Street Subway's Walnut-Locust Station is located two blocks from The Kimmel Center. Market-Frankford and Subway Surface riders should make a free transfer to the Broad Street Line at the 15th & Market stop.

Bus: Routes C, 27, and 32 travel along Broad Street. Route 12 runs east-west along Locust and Walnut Streets. Other nearby buses include Routes 9, 21, and 42, which run along Walnut and Chestnut Streets.

Directions & Parking
The entrance to the Kimmel Center Parking Garage is located just south of the Broad Street entrance to the building and can be accessed only by cars traveling south on Broad Street.

Other Information
The Kimmel Center offers a wide range of accessibility accommodations. See The Kimmel Center website for questions regarding accessibility or call ( TTY number) 215-875-7633.

Visitor Information

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
260 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-790-5800 phone
215-790-5801 TTY

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Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)


Exploring the Francis Kéré exhibition with the architect. Part of the Creative Africa celebration at the Perelman Building of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.