Philadelphia Area Cultural Events for July 2016

Philadelphia Area Cultural Events for July

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 Philadelphia Area Cultural Events for July 2017

 Through July 9, 2017
CHARLES SHEELER: FASHION, PHOTOGRAPHY, AND STRUCTURAL FORM. T
his exhibition at the James A. Michener Art Museum explores his work at Condè Nast between 1926 and 1931, which helped influence the rest of his career. The exhibit features more than 60 photographs, as well as paintings, costumes and interactive features. (215) 340-9800, michenerartmuseum.org

July 14-16, 2017
BLOBFEST.
This three-day extravaganza in Phoenixville is centered around the horror/sci-fi flick The Blob and includes screenings, themed competitions, a street fair and the recreation of the pivotal scene where hundreds of scared townspeople flee the Colonial Theatre. (610) 917-1228, thecolonialtheatre.com

July 15, 2017
BASTILLE DAY.
The masses storm the castle on Eastern State Penitentiary as reenactors and audience members playfully recreate the storming of the Bastille at the nation’s first “modern” prison. Emceed by “Edith Piaf,” Philly’s version of this historic event includes performances by experimental cabaret troupes, dancing baguettes, Napoleon, Joan of Arc and Marie Antoinette throwing more than 3,000 Tastykakes out to the assembled crowd. (215) 236-3300, easternstate.org

July 21-August 12, 2017
GUYS AND DOLLS.
Frank Loesser’s Broadway musical classic brings Nathan Detroit, Sky Masterson, dames and gamblers to the Bucks County Playhouse. (215) 862-2121, bcptheater.org

July 28-30, 2017
XPONENTIAL MUSIC FESTIVAL.
WXPN, the public radio station of the University of Pennsylvania, brings together musical legends and new performers at Wiggins Park and the Susquehanna Bank Center on the Camden waterfront. xpn.org


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