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OWTK Philly Local: Kidchella Music Fest at The Smith Memorial Playhouse
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OWTK Philly Local: Kidchella Music Fest at The Smith Memorial Playhouse

The Not-Its! playing old favorites like “Puppy Dog” plus selections from their new album, Brady Rymer performing as a duo with the hilarious and talented Claudia Mussen, and the dashing founding member of The Walkmen who recently celebrated his kindie debut, Walter Martin, dazzling hundreds with sweet pop songs about […]

OWTK Philly Local: Make and Take Summer Craft Days at Monkey Fish Toys
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OWTK Philly Local: Make and Take Summer Craft Days at Monkey Fish Toys

OWTK’s favorite indie toy store is now our two favorite indie two stores as MonkeyFish Toys has bloomed into a 2nd location this spring! The sequel to the popular Exton store is located in West Chester, PA and will be up and running very soon. The bigger space in WC […]

OWTK Philly Local: Dr. Seuss’ The Cat In The Hat On The Stage
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OWTK Philly Local: Dr. Seuss’ The Cat In The Hat On The Stage

The Arden Theatre’s current production of Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat (on stage through 6/29) is a surrealist dream in a frame hung low enough on the crooked wall allowing a child to stare directly into it with wide eyes and an even wider smile. With an opening […]

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OWTK Philly Local: Free Alastair Moock Concert in Malvern

Save for a few gems at The Colonial Theatre in Phoenixville each year, it’s rare that the creme de la creme of family music comes to the Philly suburbs. That fact makes this free Alastair Moock concert a must-attend family event at 7pm on May 19th at the People’s Light […]

OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: Walter Martin (of The Walkmen) In Concert at World Cafe Live
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OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: Walter Martin (of The Walkmen) In Concert at World Cafe Live

The Walkmen were/are one of indie rock’s most intriguing bands — think a more energetic (and enjoyable) The National and a more polished Felice Brothers. Yeah, a pretty terrific outfit. One of the Walkmen’s men, Walter Martin has a solo album out this month called We’re All Young Together, an […]

OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: The Philadelphia International Children’s Festival Begins This Week!
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OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: The Philadelphia International Children’s Festival Begins This Week!

The first weekend of May is shaping up to be a brilliant time to visit Philadelphia. This is true for out-of-towners and for city residents alike, and not only because the weather forecast predicts high-60’s and sunshine. The nice forecast is, well, nice, but this weekend also marks the 30th […]

OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: Gavin’s Playground Project Fundraiser
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OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: Gavin’s Playground Project Fundraiser

A young boy leaves the Earth and the world gets better because of his heroism and the proud memory of his short time that so many carry forward with them forever. That’s what we tell ourselves to ease the pain of the brutal reality in front of our pained faces. […]

OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: Surreal Stories from a Strange School in the Snow on Stage
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OWTK PHILLY LOCAL: Surreal Stories from a Strange School in the Snow on Stage

Based on the books by Louis Sachar, the Arden’s Sideways Stories from Wayside School is a trippy scholastic rabbit hole well worth falling into with your kids.

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