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Tonight Around the Town

For a Wednesday night, there is some great stuff happening…

One Book, One Philadelphia Kick-Offpersepolis
One Book, One Philadelphia launches today, featuring the Complete Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi.

The Event Kick-Off is tonight at the Central Library, 7:30 pm. Head out for Persian Music by Intercultural Journeys and a screening of the film, Persepolis.

And if you can’t make it to the library tonight, come to our March program, Warning: Graphic Content, where three graphic memoirists will discuss their work and we’ll show Persepolis.

The Johnny Showcase and Lefty Lucy Cabaret
See our last StorySlam host, David Sweeny, in a completely different light, as he dons the persona of Johnny Showcase, Rhode Island-born crooner extraordinaire. World Cafe Live, 8pm. Tickets are $15.

Upcoming Events
  • StorySlam: Laws of Nature (tickets on sale 4/8/19)
  • Date: April 30, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM
  • Venue: The Playground at the Adrienne
  • Location: 2030 Sansom Street
  • I Want to Be: Stories Inspired by Jerry Pinkney
  • Date: May 4, 2019
  • Time: 7 PM - 9 PM
  • Venue: Woodmere Art Museum
  • Location: 9201 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118