Molly Given

What to expect this year at the 2019 Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market

With the holidays right around the corner, many are starting to think about what special gifts they want to purchase for their loved ones, or maybe even for themselves (no judgment here.) It can be hard to find a unique and distinct gift, but at the Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market shopping for...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 3:15 PM

Barry's Bootcamp has finally opened its doors in Philadelphia

Who says you need to wait until New Year’s to kickstart getting in shape? Definitely not Barry’s Bootcamp. The popular “O.G. HIIT” workout has finally opened its doors in the City of Brotherly Love, and already plenty of Philadelphians have entered into the Red Room to lift, run, sweat and cheer....

Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 2:39 PM

Shrek himself gives the scoop on 'Shrek the Musical' at the Walnut Street Theatre

A reclusive ogre, an energetic donkey, a sassy cookie and an insanely short-tempered (emphasis on the short) wannabe king are hitting the Walnut Street Theatre’s stage this season ---- and those are just a few of the colorful characters included in this new wildly entertaining production. The...

Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 3:58 PM

Matt Johnson on Matt and Kim's sophomore serenade with their latest tour

There are some performers who always seem to be high energy, some who just take it over the top, and then there’s Matt and Kim. The wildly popular indie-pop duo embodies all of the high-energy, over-the-top-nature but to an extent that most bands only ever really sing about. For their latest tour,...

Monday, November 18, 2019, 5:57 PM

4 fun things to do in Philly this week, Nov. 18-21

Looking for some fun and unique things to do in Philly this week? We’ve got you covered. 4 fun things to do in Philly this week Paint + Sip Head to the Concourse at Comcast Center this week to join in on this fun and unique event, Paint + Sip with Pinot’s Palette. Guests can test their artistic...

Monday, November 18, 2019, 4:41 PM

Writer-director-star Aaron Fisher talks debut film, 'Inside the Rain'

There are periods in our lives where we get inspired or even feel the need and desire to tell a story, sometimes without even knowing what that story exactly is. For Aaron Fisher, this sentiment rang true in an extreme way. Living with bipolar disorder, Fisher is used to feeling intense emotions...

Monday, November 18, 2019, 12:15 PM

The top spots in Philly to pre-order for Thanksgiving 2019

Need some help getting the big dinner ready for Turkey Day? Metro has got you covered. Here are the top spots in Philly to pre-order for Thanksgiving. The top spots in Philly to pre-order for Thanksgiving 2019 Cake Life Bake Shop  The popular Fishtown bakeshop is offering a delicious...

Monday, November 18, 2019, 11:51 AM

High Street on Market is now offering dinner 7 nights a week and even brought back an old favorite

High Street on Market has always been known for its delicious take on seasonal flavors, detail to presentation and overall tasty dishes that many diners simply can’t forget. Now all High Street fans can rejoice and those who haven’t been yet can set a date -- High Street on Market is finally...

Monday, November 18, 2019, 11:16 AM

Madison Iseman talks new holiday film “Feast of the Seven Fishes”

Every family has their own tradition for the holidays: some sentimental, some habitual and others a bit, well, chaotic. What those traditions have in common is the sentimental value that people hold so closely during this time of the year. That exact sentiment is what you’ll find with Robert...

Friday, November 15, 2019, 11:52 AM

The “76ers Crossover: Art Exhibition presented by Reebok” is the first step into celebrating the intersection of basketball throughout the city

Here they come, Philadelphia. The 76ers have been an integral part of the make-up of the strong, sports-loving city of Philadelphia since their relocation in 1963. Many fans and residents know the players by name, stats and even can be seen wearing 76ers gear long after the season is over. But...

Friday, November 15, 2019, 11:08 AM

The dazzling 2019 Franklin Square Holiday Light Show and Festival kicks off this week

With the holidays approaching, it’s time to get lit ---- at the Franklin Square Light Show that is. Every year the Historic Square has always dazzled guests with a unique and unexpected design that truly puts everyone in the seasonal spirit, and this year will be no different. In fact, it’s gotten...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 11:31 AM

Disney Plus is live: What it offers, where it streams, and how to get a free trial

It's certainly a magical time for streaming services, because Disney Plus, formally styled as Disney+, is finally here and fans in the US, Canada and the Netherlands officially have access today, November 12th, 2019. There have been many questions asked about the new service being offered by the...

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 11:15 AM

This calls for a celebration: Lead Singer Adam Lazzara on 20 years of Taking Back Sunday

When thinking of accomplishments, having 20 years of anything is an incredible feat worth celebrating. For American rock band Taking Back Sunday, they are doing just that with their 20th-anniversary tour, but this showcase is set up a bit differently. On this tour, Taking Back Sunday will be...

Monday, November 11, 2019, 5:53 PM

Le Caveau offers a unique experience for new and seasoned wine drinkers

Nestled in Queens Village on the corner of Kater and 7th streets is the popular French-inspired pub, The Good King Tavern. Many Philadelphians have flocked to the hotspot to indulge in their European fare and dive into their acclaimed wine list, but there is now an even more hyperfocused way to...

Monday, November 11, 2019, 4:28 PM

Luke Kleintank on how "Crown Vic" realistically shows the harsh realities of being a police officer

There have been a vast amount of films following the stories of police officers in the past, even just in the last year alone. Some highlight the admirable courage an officer can showcase, some point out flaws in the justice system and in those who carry it out, but with Joel Souza’s latest...

Friday, November 8, 2019, 2:15 PM

The 2019 Philadelphia Walk to End Alzheimer's is this weekend

The devastating effect of Alzheimer's and other forms of Dementia is sadly quite prevalent in today's world. If you haven't been affected directly yourself or in your family, chances are you know someone who has.  The 2019 Philadelphia Walk to End Alzheimer's is this weekend The damaging...

Friday, November 8, 2019, 11:55 AM

Join Chef Nicholas Elmi for an exclusive dinner highlighting recipes from his new cookbook

On Nov. 19, East Passyunk hotspot Laurel will be cooking the books with  Chef Nicholas Elmi--- a recipe book that is. Elmi, who is most well known for winning Bravo TV's "Top Chef" as well as owning other hotspots in the city (Royal Boucherie and ITV) will be changing Laurel’s entire menu for...

Friday, November 8, 2019, 11:28 AM

8 fun things to do in Philly this weekend, Nov 8-10

Looking for some fun and unique things to do in Philly this weekend? We've got you covered.  8 fun things to do in Philly this weekend FOOD & DRINKS  Holiday Showcase at Reading Terminal Market Head to Reading Terminal Market to check out their first-ever Holiday Showcase this...

Friday, November 8, 2019, 10:59 AM

CraftNOW is celebrating its fifth anniversary with a month-long celebration

The month of November is certainly getting crafty for the City of Brotherly Love.  According to a release, CraftNow, Philly’s own connoisseur of uniting leading institutions and artists in the craft community is celebrating its fifth anniversary with a month-long celebration of the city’s...

Thursday, November 7, 2019, 10:29 PM

Director Karen Bernstein and focus Brian Belovitch discuss the moving documentary "I'm Gonna Make You Love Me"

“We just have to tell the story.” That’s what director Karen Bernstein and editor-producer Nevie Owens decided to do after spending months trying to figure out how to tell the journey of Brian Belovitch. Director Karen Bernstein and focus Brian Belovitch discuss the moving documentary "I'm Gonna...

Thursday, November 7, 2019, 4:23 PM