Philadelphia International Children's Festival

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Country and Region United StatesPennsylvania
Type of Festival Dance, Drama, Music
Location of Festival Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA
Festival Contact Information

Philadelphia International Children’s Festival
Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
University of Pennsylvania
3680 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6219 USA
Phone: (01) 215-898-6706
Fax: (01) 215-898-7240

Festival Description

An eagerly anticipated family tradition in the Delaware Valley—the Philadelphia International Children’s Festival organizes a program of Penn Presents and the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts! The oldest festival of its kind in the United States, the Philadelphia International Children’s Festival serves as a model for children’s festivals around the world. Bringing performance artists from around the world to the Delaware Valley, the Festival is known for providing insightful, enlightening and provocative entertainment for children and their families. The Festival has gained a reputation for programming performances of superior artistic excellence, provocative artists, and diverse international art forms. The Annenberg Center, nestled in the heart of the University of Pennsylvania campus, is a leader in the field of intelligent, educational and thoroughly entertaining children’s programming. Now a week-long event. <

Festival Dates April 7 - 9, 2011
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Practical Info:

  • The Festival will occur in and around the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts and on the Annenberg Plaza at 3680 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.


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