Aug
17
6:00 pm18:00

Vision Driven Artists Series at CultureWorks

Vision Driven Artists is bringing their monthly capacity-building workshops to CultureWorks! Each month will cover a different topic and feature local guest speakers, panelists, and facilitators who will share expertise, resources and opportunities. All workshops will be open to the public, but tailored to the needs of the CultureWorks community.

Join us next month for Creating a Project Budget, where you'll learn how to interpret and assemble budgets using CultureWorks' templates. 

Free for CultureWorks members. $5 for the public. RSVP today! 

 

 


Love Now Media presents "11 Days of Love"
Jul
5
Jul 15

Love Now Media presents "11 Days of Love"

Love Now Media's founder, Jos Duncan, recently received a Window of Opportunity grant from the Leeway Foundation for Love Now Media's 11 Days of Love, a workshop and events series throughout Philadelphia that centers love-activism and the power of love-based storytelling and media-making within social justice work. All workshops will be free, open to the public, and hosted in partnership with a group that is making a social impact. Save the dates; full schedule coming soon! 7/5-15.

For more info, click here.

Bread & Roses "On the Rise for Real Change"
Jun
28
6:00 pm18:00

Bread & Roses "On the Rise for Real Change"

Join Bread & Roses Community Fund at On the Rise for Real Change, their annual celebration of the year’s grantee groups organizing for better schools, fewer prisons, a healthier environment, and more in the Philadelphia region. On the Rise for Real Change will be held Wednesday, June 28, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Cultureworks Greater Philadelphia (1315 Walnut Street, Suite 320).

The space is wheelchair accessible and ASL interpretation is available upon request. Please note that childcare will not be provided but children are welcome. Refreshments will be provided. Let us know you’re planning to attend by filling out the RSVP form below.

For more information, click here.

North Philly Peace Park hosts "Neighbors Walk for Peace, Unity, and Community Power"
Jun
24
12:00 pm12:00

North Philly Peace Park hosts "Neighbors Walk for Peace, Unity, and Community Power"

North Philly Peace Park invites you to the Neighbors Walk for Peace, Unity, and Community Power, immediately followed by their sixth annual Community and Family Day. In addition, earlier on June 10th, they will be a host site for BYOB Free Produce Day and encourage people to bring their own bag and enjoy some free produce. 6/24.

For more info, click here.

Theater of Witness "Walk in my Shoes" Fundraising Launch + Reception
Jun
20
6:00 pm18:00

Theater of Witness "Walk in my Shoes" Fundraising Launch + Reception

Theater of Witness will host a fundraising launch and reception for their new Walk in my Shoes project. Join them for light refreshments, live music, a film showing, and meeting with the Artistic Director, project performers, and partners. In addition, Theater of Witness is also accepting applications for their Becoming the VesselTrainings, an immersive 5 day training over two consecutive weekends focused on bearing witness, deep listening, creative exploration, community building, personal storytelling, sacred space, and finding medicine in stories in late June and early July. 6/20.

For more info, click here.

Mindful Mondays in June @ CultureWorks
Jun
19
6:00 pm18:00

Mindful Mondays in June @ CultureWorks

Tired of starting your week with manic Mondays? Ready for a change? Mindful Mondays is a monthly event series to help folks unplug and de-stress, hosted right here at CultureWorks. Led by Calm Clarity & Mentally Fit Philly, Mindful Mondays aims to create a calm oasis in Center City for professionals to rejuvenate and center themselves in the present moment. Sessions are FREE and open to the public. All levels welcome and no experience necessary. However, registration is required. RSVP below. 

CW Presents @ Allied Media Conference
Jun
17
12:45 pm12:45

CW Presents @ Allied Media Conference

Ayo! CultureWorks is presenting at the Allied Media Conference, a collaborative laboratory of media-based organizing strategies for transforming our world, held every Summer in Detroit.

Alongside Fractured Atlas and Allied Media Projects, CultureWorks staff, Beth Warshaw and Jamaine Smith, will ask: "What if you could grow your creative practice without also needing to be your own accountant and fundraiser?" 

We'll explore how resource-sharing models of fiscal sponsorship can meet the needs of artists and cultural workers. We'll also discuss how we grow, serve, and support our communities; what tools we each offer; and how we approach our work from an anti-oppression perspective. For more info, click here.

Songs in the Key of Free presents "Rise Up: Songs & Stories from SCI-Graterford"
Jun
16
7:30 pm19:30

Songs in the Key of Free presents "Rise Up: Songs & Stories from SCI-Graterford"

Songs in the Key of Free, in partnership with the Curtis Institute of Music and the Mural Arts' Voices project, presents Rise Up: Songs and Stories from SCI-Graterford, an event that showcases a series of ongoing workshops inside a maximum-security prison. Hosted at the Painted Bride, Philadelphia-area musicians will perform the songs while multimedia footage from inside Graterford connects the audience to the songwriters and reveals the creativity and humanity that thrive even from behind bars. 6/16.

For more info, click here.

BYO Indigo Dip-In w/ The Art Dept. + CultureWorks
Jun
15
5:30 pm17:30

BYO Indigo Dip-In w/ The Art Dept. + CultureWorks

Looking to add a lil' color into your life? Want to celebrate the start of Summer with folks in a casual + fun atmosphere? Learn a new craft?

Join CultureWorks and The Art Dept. for a BYO Indigo Dip-In.  We'll provide shapes, clamps, rubber bands, and string for you to try various Shibori resist techniques to create unique patterns with this or any other dyes. You can dye your own fabric, yarn, or over-dye an existing garment. New to this technique? No worries! There's no experience required. Plus, look at all the amazing DIY projects you could recreate. 

Workshop open to the public with all material provided. Feel free to bring along anything else you'd like dye. Please RSVP in advance by clicking here - as class is capped at 20 people!

Vision Driven Artists hosts "Getting New Projects Off the Ground" Workshop
Jun
12
6:00 pm18:00

Vision Driven Artists hosts "Getting New Projects Off the Ground" Workshop

The Vision Driven Artist Series will host Getting New Projects Off the Ground, a workshop focused on identifying the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and potential threats of a new project - as well as thinking through the components of your projects and its goals. Guest facilitator, Oskar Castro, Bohiti Fotuto. Hosted at The Rotunda6/12.

For more info, click here.

Power Street Theatre Company's "Theatre en Las Parcelas"
Jun
10
6:00 pm18:00

Power Street Theatre Company's "Theatre en Las Parcelas"

Power Street Theatre Company, in collaboration with Norris Square Neighborhood Project, present Theatre en Las Parcelas, a series of culturally-resonating performances in a garden space in North Philadelphia, all for the price of “pay what you wish”. This month is Out of Orbit, a three-character theatre piece exploring the complexities of power and privilege, environmental justice, homelessness, ancestral awakenings, and Latinx cultural preservation. 6/10.

For more info, click here.

Tribe of Fools presents "School Play"
Jun
9
Jun 25

Tribe of Fools presents "School Play"

Tribe of Fools presents School Play, an adventure set in the American educational system featuring an eager student battling his inability to sit still, his need to ask "silly questions" and his love for “non-academic” subjects. Through the use of comedy, acrobatics and hand-balancing, Tribe of Fools tells the story of a kid who desperately wants to do well in school despite a barrage of negative reinforcement. 6/9-25.

For more info, click here.

Resident Theatre Company's Classic Broadway Gala
Jun
9
6:30 pm18:30

Resident Theatre Company's Classic Broadway Gala

Resident Theatre Company presents their Classic Broadway Gala, featuring food, an open bar, a live show with 6 professional singers performing Broadway music, and a preview of next season's musicals. 6/9.

In addition, RTC is also currently accepting registration for a professional masterclass focused on auditioning for musical theatre, that runs in mid-August, for teens, ages 14-19. 

For more info, click here.

CW May Member Meetup
May
23
4:30 pm16:30

CW May Member Meetup

  • CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia

Curious about CultureWorks membership? Already a member and want to know your fellow coworkers better?

If so, join our members and the general public for a casual evening of mingling and networking. As always, light fare and fresh local brews are on us, and (we must say) the crowd is always top notch. FREE for members and the general public.

Can't be there the entire time? No problem! Feel free to join us when you have a moment. 

Either way, please RSVP in advance by clicking here.

Philadelphia Jazz Project's Mysterious Travelers 3 Concert Series
May
22
7:00 pm19:00

Philadelphia Jazz Project's Mysterious Travelers 3 Concert Series

Philadelphia Jazz Project will host Ross Bellenoit, a guitarist, sound engineer, and music producer who will present a concert of a series of poems by the legendary, Spanish poet, Federico Garcia Lorca. This event is part of the MysteriousTravelers 3 Concert Seriesa collaboration with The Free Library. This season will directly celebrate the massive and amazing collections of the Free Library by granting performers access to explore them as a source of inspiration. For more info, click here.

Mindful Mondays @ CW
May
22
6:00 pm18:00

Mindful Mondays @ CW

Tired of starting your week with manic Mondays? Ready for a change? Mindful Mondays is a monthly event series to help folks unplug and de-stress, hosted right here at CultureWorks. Led by Calm Clarity & Mentally Fit Philly, Mindful Mondays aims to create a calm oasis in Center City for professionals to rejuvenate and center themselves in the present moment. Sessions are FREE and open to the public. All levels welcome and no experience necessary. However, registration is required. RSVP by clicking here.

Glen Foerd Workshop on Pollinators
May
20
10:00 am10:00

Glen Foerd Workshop on Pollinators

Glen Foerd invites you to join their gardener, Sam Torres, for a workshop about the environment's pollinators: bees, butterflies and birds, where participants will be introduced to resident pollinators and provided with a list of plants to attract pollinators to their gardens. For more information, click here.