Robin Hood Dell East

Box Office Hours: 10am-5pm (M-F) or TicketMaster.
There’s nothing cooler than sitting under the stars on a summer night and watching the O’Jays spin around onstage, or humming along to a Gospel show, or getting all warm to Ashford & Simpson. Unless you’d rather come for the Caribbean Festival.

Philadelphia Céilí Group

The group was founded in 1958 to preserve traditional céilí and set dancing. Céilís are held every fourth Friday at 8pm. Dance workshop at 7pm before every Ceili. Traditional Session Every Friday beginning at 9pm. All Welcome.

The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia

Tickets for all performances are available online through Tickets may be purchased in person at The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts Box Office. Phone orders may be placed at 215/893-1999 or 215/545-1739.
A Resident Company of The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. Concert schedule.


Some call it Philadelphia’s premier group for “downtown” new music. Others might say it’s Philadelphia’s only group for modern pieces. In any case, it’s the group that plays, and sometimes commissions, works by such contemporary composers as Philip Glass, Steve Reich, Fred Frith, Robert Ashley, Cynthia Folio, and Kitty Brazleton. They also have a new series at World Cafe Live. Events.

Mann Center for the Performing Arts

Shows under the stars, with the stars. There’s a great view of the skyline to the right of the stage, if it’s not too hazy on a summer night. The Philadelphia Orchestra, Pops, jazz and pop series.Get free lawn tickets to see the Philadelphia Orchestra perform on dates in June and July.

Philadelphia Boys Choir & Chorale

The list of conductors who have hailed the Philadelphia Boys Choir and Chorale is a continuosly growing list: Wolfgang Sawallisch, Ricardo Muti, Eugene Ormandy, Zubin Mehta, Dennis Russell Davies and Charles Dutoit — among others. With a standard schedule of about 40 concerts in the Delaware Valley, performances with the Opera Company of Philadelphia, and the occasional trip abroad, the choir is well-known and well-loved. (You might have seen them in the Pennsylvania Ballet’s annual Nutcracker production without even realizing that’s who was delighting you.)

Philly Pops

Peter Nero and the Pops have a terrific schedule of old favorites and holiday themes. Outdoors at the Mann Music Center for the summer, indoors at the Kimmel Center for the rest of the season. Schedule.