Supporting and Promoting the Arts at the University of Pennsylvania
PennPraxis Launches Toolkit for Neighborhood Preservation
The City of Philadelphia has recently launched efforts to expand the field of people who have a stake in historic preservation.
Penn at SXSW
This is the third year the Penn Center for Innovation has led a group of University-affiliated startups to the conferences and festivals in Austin.
Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Announces its 2019/20 Dance Season
In the 19/20 season, the Annenberg Center and NextMove Dance create a special retrospective celebrating their exciting tradition of bringing the best in dance to Philadelphia. They will showcase beloved audience favorites and look to the future of dance in all its forms.
The Sachs Program for Arts Innovation is no longer receiving inquiries for its 2018/2019 grant cycle. Our annual grants process will reopen in the fall of 2019. Please sign up for our newsletter to stay informed.
The Sachs Program’s grantmaking supports innovative arts activities throughout the Penn community, providing funding to Penn faculty, staff, students, departments, programs, and centers. Our vision is that the arts at Penn are valued and embraced as a creative catalyst, driving innovation, inspiration, and action.
Thursday March 21Stimulus Children’s Theatre Presents “The Brave Little Tailor”
A mischievous silly jester (who speaks in verse) introduces the audience to a young tailor who has been discounted his entire life because he is small. This meek tailor in the village is bullied by his boss, smothered by his mother and harassed by customers.
Thursday March 21Silverstein Photography Lecture Series: Omer Fast
World-renowned photographer, Omer Fast, will be visiting Penn for a lecture.
Friday March 22Screening: Sorry to Bother You
A free screening of Sorry to Bother You will occur on 3/22.
Friday March 22The Excelano Project Presents: Namesake
The Excelano Project Spring 2019 show, Namesake, will take place on Friday the 22nd and Saturday the 23rd of March at 8pm.
Join Philadelphia's Poet Laureate Raquel Salas Rivera to celebrate the launch of their new book "while they sleep (under the bed is another country)"!