Philadelphia Students Empowered through Shakespeare

Edison High seniors are sharpening their writing and language skills while also finding new ways to express themselves through the "Romeo and Juliet Project."

Petition Seeks to Convert Divine Lorraine into Interactive Art Museum

Caryn Kunkle, a Fairmount resident and Executive Director of local artist collective The Philadelphia Salon, is circulating a petition to see the old Divine Lorraine hotel building turned into a shared creative space.

Celebrate Arts Education on Presidents' Day at The Second Annual Philadelphia Festival of Young Musicians

Join leading community music education organizations on Monday, February 17th for this free day-long event!

The White Pines Place Opens March 1st

A new neighborhood performing arts studio is opening in Elkins Park next month!

Showcase Your Teen Programming at STAMP's Discover A.C.T. Day!

On Saturday, March 15, 2014, the Cultural Alliance and STAMP are partnering with the University of the Arts Pre-College Program to present Discover A.C.T (Arts & Culture for Teens) Day. Discover A.C.T Day is an arts and cultural resource fair for Philly teens highlighting classes, summer camps, after-school programs, teen lounges and other teen-centered activities. The event will be held in Hamilton Hall at UArts (320 South Broad Street, Philadelphia), and run from 1-4pm.

Do-Gooder Spotlight: Fresh Visions Youth Theatre Company

The Do-Gooder Spotlight is GroundSwell's semimonthly blog post spreading the word about individuals and organizations working to better their communities.

Today we are giving a shout-out to our friends at Fresh Visions Youth Theatre Company!

2014 Picasso Project Awards

Fresh off of winning the 2014 GroundSwell Award, Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY)'s Picasso Project is giving out some awards of their own this Monday, January 27th at World Cafe Live.

Recap: GroundSwell's 1-Year Anniversary Party & MLK Day of Service Celebration

Thank you to all those who were able to join us on Monday, January 20th for our 1-Year Anniversary & MLK Day of Service Celebration! If you weren't able to make it, check out the highlights!

Picasso Project Grant Winners Announced!

Winners of PCCY's Picasso Project Grant have been announced and the awards ceremony is scheduled for January 27th!

Juvenile In Justice

This compelling photography exhibit is being held at Crane Arts from November 8th - December 12th.