Out & About: Feb. 14-20

Out & About: Feb. 14-20

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YOU KNOW HER NAME: R&B and neo-soul singer Jill Scott celebrates the 20th anniversary of her debut album “Who Is Jill Scott? Words & Sounds Vol. 1” with a performance at 8 p.m. on Feb. 15 at the Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa Event Center, 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, N.J. For more information or tickets, call 609-317-1000.

Theater & Arts

Crossing Borders: Painting in the Crown of Aragon, 1400–1500

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition exploring a vast Mediterranean region encompassing much of present-day Spain and Italy, through Feb. 23, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

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.

Diego Rivera: Frescoes

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition of murals the revered Mexican artist created in New York for display in an exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in 1931, through spring, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100. 

Drag Diva Brunch: Whitney Houston

Mimi Imfurst and special guests perform a tribute to the legendary R&B singer, noon Feb. 15 at Punch Line Philly, 33 E. Laurel St.; 215-606-6555.

Everything is Wonderful

Philadelphia Theatre Company presents the story of an Amish family struggling with issues of faith and forgiveness, Feb. 14-March 8 at Suzanne Roberts Theatre, 480 S. Broad St.; 215-985-0420.

Grease: Dinner & A Movie

The classic musical is screened, 8 p.m. Feb. 18 at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

Hello, Dolly

Broadway Philadelphia presents the classic comedic musical, Feb. 19-March 1 at the Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad St.; 215-893-1999.

Jon Dore

The Canadian comedian performs through Feb. 16 at Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St.; 215-496-9001.

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.

Man of God

InterAct Theatre Company presents the story of four Korean-American teenage girls on a Christian mission in Bangkok who discover a hidden camera in their hotel bathroom and decide they are going to do something about it, through Feb. 16 at The Drake, 302 S. Hicks St.; 215-568-8079.

Marisa Merz

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition of sculptures and drawings celebrating the life and legacy of the pioneering Italian artist, through summer, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

Mummenschanz

The world-renowned Swiss performance troupe performs 7 p.m. Feb. 16 at Zellerbach Theatre, 3680 Walnut St.; 215-898-3900.

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.

Really Funny Comics (Who Happen To Be Women)

A showcase of female comedians, 8 p.m. Feb. 19 at Punch Line Philly, 33 E. Laurel St.; 215-606-6555.

Second Nature

The William Way LGBT Community Center presents a solo exhibition from photographic collage artist Briana Shewan, through Feb. 28, 1315 Spruce St.; 215-732-2220. 

Shen Yun

The classical Chinese dance show returns, through March 1 at Merriam Theater, 250 S. Broad St.; 215-893-1999.

Welcome to the Ironside Playhouse

The William Way LGBT Community Center presents an exhibition of photos, film and ephemera from the Jack Van Alstyne Collection, through April 24, 1315 Spruce St.; 215-732-2220.

Whirlpool

Strides Collective presents an original queer play written by Jonathan Edmondson examining key elements of adolescent friendship and exploration of sexuality, through Feb.15 at The Iron Factory, 118 Fontain St.; 267-702-8709.

A Woman of No Importance

Walnut Street Theatre presents Oscar Wilde’s classic comedy of errors, through March 1, 825 Walnut St.; 215-574-3550.

 

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RETRO POP VALENTINE: TLA turns into a mall circa 1987 when ’80s pop star Tiffany performs an evening of her hits, 8 p.m. Feb. 14 at TLA, 334 South St. For more information or tickets, call 215-922-1011.

Music

Aretha: Respect

The Philly POPS performs a tribute concert featuring the music of Aretha Franklin, Feb. 14-16 at Kimmel’s Verizon Hall, 300 S. Broad St.; 215-893-1999.

Chance the Rapper

The hip-hop artist performs 8 p.m. Feb. 19 at Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St.; 215-389-9543.

Angélique Kidjo

The Grammy Award-winning world R&B and jazz singer performs, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 20 at Zellerbach Theatre, 3680 Walnut St.; 215-898-3900.

Lil’ Baby

The rapper performs 8 p.m. Feb. 21 at The Fillmore Philadelphia, 29 E. Allen St.; 215-625-3681.

Soul Asylum & Local H

The alternative rock bands perform 8:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at TLA, 334 South St.; 215-922-1011.

 

Nightlife

A Very Drag & Burlesque Tribute to Lady Gaga

The pop star’s music and style are celebrated, 7 p.m. Feb. 14 at L’Etage, 624 S. Sixth St. For more information or tickets call 215-592-0656.

Lesbian Speed Dating 20's and 30's

An evening of gay singles, 7 p.m. Feb. 19 at Stir Lounge, 1705 Chancellor St.; 215-732-2700.

Thirsty Thursday with Dusty Ray Bottoms

The drag spectacular turns up, 11 p.m. Feb. 20 at Tabu, 254 S. 12th St.; 215-964-9675.

Peek-A-Boo Revue: Heart & Soul

The burlesque troupe performs, 8:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

 

Outta Town

Casablanca

The classic drama film is screened, Feb. 16-17 at The Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-1228. 

Queensryche

The prog-rock band performs 8 p.m. Feb. 19 at Keswick Theatre, 291 N. Keswick Ave.; 215-572-7650.

Army of Darkness

The horror classic is screened, 9:45 p.m. Feb. 21 at The Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-1228.


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