The Perfect Flower
The idea is that industrial materials—steel—and the human body can collaborate in movement to form the perfect flower: a sinuous performance that tests the dancers’ strength and awes its viewers. 11am and 7pm, free with museum admission. Academy of Natural Sciences, 1900 Ben Franklin Pkwy.
Classical and pop works by prominent Latino composers will be performed by a collaboration of artists from Intercultural Journeys, the Philadelphia Orchestra and Artistas y Músicos Latino-Americanos. 8pm, free. Taller Puertorriqueño, 2721 N. Fifth St.
Philly’s take on the fine French art of ladies taking off their clothes. 8pm, $24. World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.
PIFA’s trying to outdo itself with an all-day street fair featuring high-flying acrobatics and a classic Ferris wheel, with all the entertainment you’d expect in between. 11am-7pm. free. Broad St.
Nightlife: Cooking Up Couture
Calendar: September 17-24
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