Curtis Institute of Music students make a rare trip to the Main Line as part of Bryn Mawr College’s free “Learning to Listen” series, created by a pair of Bryn Mawr grads who wanted to share their love of opera and classical music. This post-Valentine’s Day performance features Sextet in C Major, Op. 37, by Hungarian pianist/conductor Ernst von Dohnányi.
Over the past five years, West Chester Story Slam has come into its own as a well-attended monthly event where spirited, literate souls take the stage, grab the mike, and attempt to captivate an audience with five-minute true-life tales befitting the night’s theme. Since the slam’s inception, more than 500 stories have been shared. This compilation spotlights 40 of the best.
Downward dog, triangle, tree. I didn’t truly appreciate the kid-friendliness of yoga until my niece started saying—and doing—those poses. Does she get a mind-body benefit? Probably not. But I can see her muscles working in ways they normally wouldn’t. Balance, coordination and following directions are all key elements of the Little Yogis class at Prana House, the new studio above Merritt Gallery in Haverford Square.