Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia

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The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts is a large performing arts venue at 300 South Broad Street and the corner of Spruce Street, along the stretch known as the "Avenue of the Arts", in Center City, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is owned and operated by Kimmel Cultural Center, which also manages the Academy of Music in Philadelphia, and, as of November 2016, the Merriam Theater. The center is named after philanthropist Sidney Kimmel.

The Center is the home of the Philadelphia Orchestra, one of America's "Big Five" symphony orchestras. It is also the home venue of the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, Philadanco, the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society, and the Kimmel Center Presents performance series, which features a variety of jazz, classical, and world pop performers.
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  • Attended a concert at Verizon Hall to see the Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra. Beautiful facility with tons of space. Staff members are attentive and friendly. 
    Attended a concert at Verizon Hall to see the Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra. Beautiful facility with tons of space. Staff members are attentive and friendly.  more »
  • Saw the musical "Pretty Woman" last week. The play itself was good but the venue is even better. All the staff are so very helpful and seem to anticipate your needs before you even ask. The strict....  more
    Saw the musical "Pretty Woman" last week. The play itself was good but the venue is even better. All the staff are so very helpful and seem to anticipate your needs before you even ask. The strict....  more »

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