Aug 13, 2016

7th Annual Kiehl’s LifeRide for amfAR

Kiehl’s LifeRide for amfAR, the annual 11-day multi-state celebrity charity motorcycle ride throughout the Northeast, concludes with a finale celebration in Philadelphia on August 13. The ride raises funds and awareness for amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research. Come celebrate this lively event that includes a meet and greet with celebrity riders Scott Patterson, Gilles Marini, Grant Reynolds and Ben Cohen, as well as complimentary facials or hand massages, a 15% discount on all Kiehl’s purchases and Free HIV testing on the corner of 16th & Chestnut Streets.

Oct 13, 2016

Yè Shì Chinatown Night Market

Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation presents the Yè Shì Chinatown Night Market taking place on October 13, 2016 from 7 pm-11 pm. The city's iconic Chinatown aims to bring inspiration from Asia’s lively outdoor markets to highlight Philly’s best ethnic restaurants and food trucks. The fun-filled night will include endless amounts of food, entertainment including local singers and dancer to bring the vibrant culture to life! The event will be taking place on 10th St. between Arch and Vine streets and Race St. between 9th and 11th Streets.

Aug 20, 2016

Movie Night at The Yard

As part of The Yard Community Calendar presented by Bank of America, and in partnership with San Francisco Neighborhood Theater Foundation, BEST IN SHOW will be shown on a large inflatable screen in front of The Yard. Bring the family, a date, a group of friends, and your favorite snuggle item, because this event is FREE and open to the public! And save the date for the last Movie Night in our 2016 series on October 1st!

Date: August 20, 2016  

Time: 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Aug 30 - Nov 05, 2016

My Fair Lady

Lerner and Loewe’s classic musical, “My Fair Lady”, has its much anticipated premiere in Sydney. In a world first, Julie Andrews is directing this glorious production that tells the endearing story about the Cockney flower girl, Eliza Doolittle and the arrogant Professor Higgins. Amazingly, Andrews played the role of Doolittle herself on Broadway in 1956! Acclaimed British performer Alex Jennings stars as Professor Higgins and young up and coming Australian star, Anna O’Byrne, as Eliza Doolittle. Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House, Sydney.

Aug 25 - Nov 13, 2016

Cirque du Soleil's 'KOOZA'

Since its world premiere in 2007, “KOOZA” has been seen by over 7 million people around the world. This amazing circus spectacle combines thrilling acrobatic performance with the art of clowning. As well as featuring the usual contortionists and fearless tightrope walkers, what is special about this new production is that Cirque introduces some carefully choreographed chaos and old-fashioned sideshow spark. Sheer human effort, performance is showcased in all its splendor and fragility. The Showring, The Entertainment Quarter, Lang Road, Moore Park.

Aug 18 - Sep 18, 2016

Fawlty Towers Live on Stage

“Fawlty Tours Live on Stage” is based on the BBC TV series written by John Cleese and Connie Booth, “Fawlty Towers”, which centres on the manic, snobbish, condescending, sycophantic and rude Basil Fawlty, is without doubt one of the funniest, most iconic and most memorable British comedy characters ever written. This original adaptation and all-new Australian cast, will bring all your beloved characters to life onstage in an unmissable evening of hilarity!

Sep 15-18, 2016

Taste of Roma

Calling all foodies! Now in its fifth edition, food and restaurant festival Taste of Roma returns to the capital for a four-day extravaganza of all things culinary. The best and brightest chefs of the bel paese take center stage at the Auditorium Parco della Musica in a showcase of haute cuisine sold at a slew of vendor-run food trucks and stands, instead of at their usual pricey restaurants. All for the jaw-dropping price of only €5–10. Culinary demonstrations are also on tap. Viale Pietro de Coubertin, 30.

Aug 01 - Sep 09, 2016

Melbourne Theatre Company's 'Jasper Jones'

The Melbourne Theatre Company is bringing to life the award-winning novel, “Jasper Jones”. Often described as Australia’s “To Kill a Mockingbird”, Craig Silvey’s novel is a story about outsiders and what it really means to be a hero. Late one summer night in 1965, young Charlie is startled by fierce rapping on the window of his sleep-out. It’s Jasper Jones, the baddest kid in the wheatbelt town of Corrigan. Steer clear of him, parents say, he’s nothing but trouble.

Aug 26 - Sep 02, 2016

Melbourne Spring Fashion Week

The City of Melbourne’s Melbourne Spring Fashion Week (MSFW) features a number of events including one-off runway shows held over four evenings at the iconic Melbourne Town Hall. There are also free daily runway shows at the Hub at City Square, the home of MSFW. Other highlights include activations from some of Australia’s biggest fashion and beauty brands, seminars and workshops as well as highlights from the men’s fashion program.

Aug 13 - Nov 20, 2016

Toni Maticevski: Dark Wonderland

Bendigo Art Gallery is staging “Toni Maticevski: Dark Wonderland”, which highlights the work of the celebrated Australian designer. Maticevski has achieved worldwide acclaim for his masterful approach to the manipulation of traditional fashion silhouettes and innovative use of materials, colour, texture and fabrics.