Soul Songs: Inspiring Women of Klezmer

Zellerbach Theatre

In a world premiere, one-night-only special event, 12 extraordinary women will be breathing contemporary life into the centuries-old tradition of Eastern European Jewish folk music. The brainchild of fourth generation klezmer musician and concert artistic director Susan Watts, SOUL SONGS: INSPIRING WOMEN OF KLEZMER was created from the world-renowned trumpeter’s concern for the future of […]

Liwetan: Javanese Ritual Feast

Philadelphia Folklore Project 735 South 50th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Join us at long table lined with banana leaves, covered with steamed rice and assorted Indonesian dishes. No need for utensils, this feast is eaten with your right hand. Don’t worry, PFP staff member, Sinta, will walk you through it! ​She’ll share about her own experiences enjoying a Liwetan feast with her community. Liwetan is […]

10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala #1

Philadelphia Folklore Project 735 South 50th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Come and celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala with the Philadelphia Folklore Project! Artist and Buddhist meditation teacher Losang Samten returns to PFP for his 10th annual residency, creating an image of the universe in colored sand over the course of a week. Losang will be bringing the Green Tara mandala […]

10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala #2

Philadelphia Folklore Project 735 South 50th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Come and celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala with the Philadelphia Folklore Project! Artist and Buddhist meditation teacher Losang Samten returns to PFP for his 10th annual residency, creating an image of the universe in colored sand over the course of a week. Losang will be bringing the Green Tara mandala […]

10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala #3

Philadelphia Folklore Project 735 South 50th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Come and celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala with the Philadelphia Folklore Project! Artist and Buddhist meditation teacher Losang Samten returns to PFP for his 10th annual residency, creating an image of the universe in colored sand over the course of a week. Losang will be bringing the Green Tara mandala […]

10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala #4

Philadelphia Folklore Project 735 South 50th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Come and celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala with the Philadelphia Folklore Project! Artist and Buddhist meditation teacher Losang Samten returns to PFP for his 10th annual residency, creating an image of the universe in colored sand over the course of a week. Losang will be bringing the Green Tara mandala […]

10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala #5

Philadelphia Folklore Project 735 South 50th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Come and celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala with the Philadelphia Folklore Project! Artist and Buddhist meditation teacher Losang Samten returns to PFP for his 10th annual residency, creating an image of the universe in colored sand over the course of a week. Losang will be bringing the Green Tara mandala […]

10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala #6

Philadelphia Folklore Project 735 South 50th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Come and celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala with the Philadelphia Folklore Project! Artist and Buddhist meditation teacher Losang Samten returns to PFP for his 10th annual residency, creating an image of the universe in colored sand over the course of a week. Losang will be bringing the Green Tara mandala […]

Velocity Fund Information Session- Philadelphia Folklore Project

Philadelphia Folklore Project 735 South 50th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Join us on May 15th at Philadelphia Folklore Project to learn more about The Velocity Fund! We will be reviewing eligibility, application requirements and answering any questions you may have. Register for free on Eventbrite! The Velocity Fund directly supports artists to organize ​new ​collaborative projects throughout the city of Philadelphia by awarding grants up […]