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Krzysztof Penderecki--In Conflict--The Rebirth of Memorial Hall--Academy of Music in a New Light

Memorial Hall

David Patrick Stearns looks at the life and work of the Polish composer and conductor Krzysztof Penderecki. The Philadelphia Orchestra is celebrating his 75th birthday with a series of concerts.

Jason Peifer reports on the journey of the play In Conflict--from Temple University to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival to a current off-Broadway production.

Susan Lewis visits Memorial Hall, a Philadelphia National Historic Landmark now restored and reopening as the new home of the Please Touch Museum.

Tom Keels takes us to the Academy of Music to learn how a combination of historic preservation and cutting-edge technology is helping audiences see Academy productions in a whole new light!

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