New Member Spotlight: Welcome, Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz and Performing Arts!

The Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz and Performing Arts (PCC) has a rich 53 year history in the Philadelphia jazz community.  The PCC is a cultural organization dedicated to preserving and celebrating the legacy of jazz, primarily through music education, public performance, and talent development.  Having educated over 50,000 students in its 23-year history on the Avenue of the Arts, the PCC has sent some of its students to Berklee College of Music and across the U.S. to perform among some of the nation’s most skilled musicians through the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. Learn more about them and their exciting PNC Arts Alive Jazz Cultural Voices a series of concerts and educational activities happening this season by checking out the blog!

New Member Spotlight: Welcome, Metropolitan Ballet Company!

Founded in 1996, Metropolitan Ballet Academy and Company is a school of classical ballet with an affiliated nonprofit, pre-professional performing company. Located in Jenkintown and serving the greater Philadelphia area, Metropolitan Ballet’s training program teaches over 400 students ages 3-adult and nurtures those students who wish to pursue a career in dance. Its community outreach programs bring high quality dance performances to more than 10,000 people annually, and uses movement to teach math and literacy skills in Philadelphia public school classrooms through its innovative Kinetic Literacy Program. Read more about the Cultural Alliance’s new member on our blog.

The Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance and MilkCrate Partner to Launch STAMP Teen App

The new app, available for iPhone and Android, gives teens access to 21 museums across Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA – April 6, 2018 – Today the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance and MilkCrate are pleased to announce the launch of the new STAMP by MilkCrate mobile app, which provides Philadelphia teens with free access to 21 different museums throughout the city.

Cultural Alliance Awards $11,500 to Pre-K Arts Programs

PHILADELPHIA – September 6, 2017 – Two programs that have successfully infused early learning with arts and culture in ways that spark young children’s creativity will receive awards this fall as part of the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance’s Arts and Pre-K Excellence Awards.

Cultural Alliance Awards $11,500 to Pre-K Arts Programs

PHILADELPHIA – September 6, 2017 – Two programs that have successfully infused early learning with arts and culture in ways that spark young children’s creativity will receive awards this fall as part of the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance’s Arts and Pre-K Excellence Awards.

Congratulations to Philadelphia’s 2017 Bloomberg Arts Interns!

Please join The Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance and Philadelphia Youth Network’s WorkReady program in congratulating our 2017 cohort of Bloomberg Arts Interns in Philadelphia who recently completed a 6 week paid summer internship with 28 leading cultural organizations in the city.

National Arts in Education Week September 10 - 16, 2017

National Arts in Education Week is coming up! Help us highlight the importance of art education next week by taking action to protect the arts in classrooms around the country.

Participate in National Arts & Humanities Using #ShowYourArt on Social Media

October is National Arts & Humanities Month (NAHM)—a coast-to-coast collective recognition of the importance of culture in America.

Apply for a Picasso Project Grant

Picasso Project provides grants of up to $5000 to support innovative arts projects (visual art, music, dance, theater, and digital media) in under-resourced Philadelphia public schools.

Share Your Out-Of-School Time Programs with ASAP

The Cultural Alliance is working with the City of Philadelphia and ASAP/After School Activities Partnerships to connect families with information about arts and cultural programs serving youth during the out-of-school time hours. If your organization offers OST programs for youth in Philadelphia, we are hoping you will support this effort by either adding or updating listings in ASAP's Directory.

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