Posts Tagged ‘Philadelphia’

LeBron Who?

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011

Could Horace Spencer III, a 6’8″ eighth grader from Philadelphia, be the next LeBron James? Found at YouTube from dswanson01.

Random Acts Of Culture: Mall Opera

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

The Opera Company of Philadelphia infiltrated Macy’s with more than 650 choristers disguised as shoppers to perform the Hallelujah Chorus from Handel’s “Messiah,” accompanied by the Wanamaker Organ – the world’s largest pipe organ. Found at YouTube from operaphila.

I Am

Monday, May 31st, 2010

I Am is not only a film but a social experiment that took strangers in Philadelphia and asked them to finish this sentence. “I am ___.” Through these responses, the film-maker was able to create a montage of answers and then delve deeper into a select few and allow them to explore their answers even further, creating not only written poems but a visual metaphor of these responses. Found at Vimeo from Steven Nicholas Smith.