Events Calendar: Dec. 27, 2019-Jan. 2, 2020

Events Calendar: Dec. 27, 2019-Jan. 2, 2020

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A ‘TAYLOR’-MADE NEW YEAR’S:

Classic R&B singer, Taylor Dayne, rings in the New Year belting out her hits when she performs 10:30 p.m. Dec. 31 at Resorts Casino, 1133 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ. For more information or tickets, call 609-340-6300.

Theater & Arts                                      

Dave Chappelle

The comedian performs 7 and 10 p.m. Dec. 31 at The Met, 858 N. Broad St.; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Designs for Different Futures

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition exploring visionary and sometimes controversial designs that promise to transform how we live, eat, heal, travel and even love, in any number of possible futures, through March 8, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

 

Disney on Ice presents Road Trip Adventures

Disney characters come to life on ice, Dec. 27-28 at Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St.; 215-336-3600.

 

Disney’s Fantasia Live in Concert

The classic animated film is screened and the score performed live by The Philadelphia Orchestra, Jan. 3-5 at Kimmel’s Verizon Hall, 300 S. Broad St.; 215-893-1999.

 

ELF: The Musical

Media Theatre Company presents the stage adaptation of the holiday comedy film, through Jan. 12, 104 E. State St., Media; 610-891-0100.

 

Herbert Ferber: Form into Space

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition featuring sculptures and related drawings that Herbert Ferber (1906-91) created during the 1950s — the artist’s most creative period, through Jan. 5, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

 

Kogei: Art Craft Japan

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition celebrating Japanese kogei — one-of-a-kind, handcrafted objects made with traditional techniques and natural materials, through summer 2020, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

 

Made by Hand: Contemporary Korean Craft

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition where artists find inspiration in Korea’s acclaimed tradition of handmade objects and add their own visual language to the rich mix of techniques, materials and form, through Jan. 12, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

 

Off The Wall: American Art to Wear

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition of works by mixed-media artists exploring nontraditional materials and methods to create adventurous, deeply imaginative works, through May 17, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway; 215-763-8100.

 

The Most Revolutionary: LGBTQ Politics and the Radical Left, 1969-1999

William Way Community Center presents an exhibit telling the hidden history of LGBTQ politics and the radical left in the three decades following Stonewall, through Dec. 27, 1315 Spruce St.; 215-732-2220.

 

Shrek: The Musical

Walnut Street Theatre presents the stage adaptation of the hit animated film about an ogre on a quest to rescue a princess, through Jan. 5, 825 Walnut St.; 215-574-3550.

 

This Is The Week That Is

1812 Productions presents the annual political satire stage show, through Jan. 5 at Plays & Players Theatre, 1714 Delancey Place; 215-592-9560.

 

A Very Drag Diva Christmas Brunch

Mimi Imfurst and special guests get festive for the holidays, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 28 at Punch Line Philly, 33 E. Laurel St.; 215-606-6555.

 

Weeding Out the Stoned

Comedians perform while “medicated,” 8 p.m. Dec. 27 at Good Good Comedy Theater, 215 N. 11th St.; https://goodgoodcomedy.com.

 

 

Music                                                          

Arthur Thomas & The Funktorium

The group performs the music of Parliament Funkadelic, 8 p.m. Dec. 27 at World Café Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

 

Gov’t Mule

The alternative rock band performs 8 p.m. Dec. 27 at The Met, 858 N. Broad St.;This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Greta Van Fleet

The rock band performs Dec. 29-30 at The Met, 858 N. Broad St.; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

The Struts

The rock band performs 8 p.m. Dec. 29 at The Fillmore Philadelphia. 29 E. Allen St.; 215-309-0150.

 

Slambovian Circus of Dreams

The psychedelic rock group performs 8 p.m. Dec. 30 at World Café Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

 

The Jesus Lizard

The alternative rock band performs 8:30 p.m. Dec. 30 at Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden St.; 215-232-2100.

 

Clutch

The hard rock band performs 8:30 p.m. Dec. 31 at Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden St.; 215-232-2100.

 

Nightlife                                                       

 

 

Problematic: a Holiday DIVA Spectacular

Miss Troy impersonates Mariah Carey, and Rita Brujeria impersonates Ariana Grande in this drag show, 8 p.m. Dec. 27 at L’Etage, 624 S. Sixth St.; 215-592-0656.

 

Amateur Drag Attack: Winter Wonderland Edition

The drag show ramps up for the holidays with Big Momma Vanessa Sterling and Anthony Michael performing, 9 p.m. Dec. 27 at Tabu, 254 S. 12th St.; 215-964-9675.

 

New Queers Eve

Philly’s biggest queer New Year’s Eve party features burlesque, drag and appearances by Miss Jessa Jordan, 10 p.m. Dec. 31 at The Fillmore Philadelphia. 29 E. Allen St.; 215-309-0150.

 

New Year’s Eve Drag & Burlesque Extravaganza

Philly drag and burlesque performers ring in the New Year, 10 p.m. Dec. 31 at L’Etage, 624 S. Sixth St.; 215-592-0656.

 

New Year’s Funkin’ Eve

Ill Doots and DJ Mat Pat perform, 10 p.m. Dec. 31 at Fringe Arts, 140 N. Columbus Blvd.; 215-413-1318.

 

 

Outta Town                                              

Lotus Land

The Rush tribute band performs 8 p.m. Dec. 27-28 at Sellersville Theater,  24 W. Temple Ave.; 215-257-5808.

 

The Apartment

The classic rom-com starring Jack Lemmon film is screened 1:30 p.m. Dec. 29 at The Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-1228.

 

Live Wire

The AC/DC tribute band performs 8 p.m. Dec. 29 at Sellersville Theater, 24 W. Temple Ave.; 215-257-5808.

 

Kool & The Gang

The funk group performs 9:30 p.m. Dec. 31 at Resorts Casino, 1133 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ; 609340-6300.

 

Bruce in the USA

The Bruce Springsteen tribute band performs 8 p.m. Jan. 2 at Sellersville Theater, 24 W. Temple Ave.; 215-257-5808.

 

House

The Japanese horror film is screened, 9:45 p.m. Jan. 3 at The Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-1228.

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FEMME FORCE

The New Year kicks off with power when R&B singers Monica and Ashanti, along with special guests perform at the Philly stop on the Femme It Forward Tour, 8 p.m. Jan. 3 at The Met, 858 N. Broad St. For more information or tickets, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


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