"Transcending Their Boundaries: The Children of Terezin" is now open at the Central Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia, 1901 Vine St. This exhibit shows how the children of the ghetto/concentration camp at Terezin used the arts to spiritually escape their physical incarceration. Be sure to check the website of the Philadfelphia Holocaust Remembrance Foundation to find out about more events, www.facebook.com/thephrf.
Barry Manilow Live: Sept. 8 at Revel Casino's Ovation Hall in Atlantic City. He still writes the songs, and he still sings 'em.
David Orlansky, Joshua Levin and Zachary Kind are the creative team responsible forAwesome Alliteration: The Magical Musical. The play, part of the 2012 Philadelphia Fringe, will be performed at [email protected] Adrienne Theater, 2030 Sansom St. from Sept. 7 to 30. For tickets and more information, go to betamalesproduction.com.
Spinozafest: Echoes of a Great Thinker in the Modern World runs from Sept. 7 to 9 at Lantern Theater Company, 923 Ludlow Street Philadelphia. A full weekend of seminars, conversations and performances, all celebrating the life and ideas of Baruch de Spinoza. A followup to Lantern's successful staging of New Jerusalem, The Interrogation of Baruch de Spinoza at Talmud Torah Congregation: Amsterdam, July 27, 1656 last year.www.lanterntheater.org.
Rabbi Rayzel Raphael performs Kabbalah Salon on Sept. 7 and 8 as part of the Fringe. Interactive stories and songs and an exploration of the Feminine Divine with a shechinah oracle are on the menu. www.livearts-fringe.