Ensemble Arts Philly is the new presenting brand from The Philadelphia Orchestra and Kimmel Cultural Campus. LEARN MORE


Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts will be rededicated as Marian Anderson Hall, home of The Philadelphia Orchestra


Education and Community Engagement

Explore Our Programs

Programs for Schools and Teachers

Jazz For Freedom

FREE | Instrumental Music, Cultural Expression

Exploration of Social Change through the history and traditions of Jazz for students grades 4-6

Musical Theater Program: Set The Stage

FREE | Theater and Dance

An introduction to musical theater for students grades 5-7


FREE | Theater and Dance

An introduction to dance for students grades 2-6 (Fall) and grades 7-10 (Spring)

Programs for Youth (K-12)

School Ensemble Program

FREE | Instrumental Music, Cultural Expression

Instrumental, ensemble-based instruction for elementary and middle school students at KIPP West Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School

Summer Camps

Summer Arts Sessions

FREE | Instrumental Music, Theater, and Dance

Performing arts summer camp for Middle and High School Students

Programs for Families and Community

Family Discovery Series

Instrumental Music, Theater, and Dance

Kid-friendly favorites and re-envisioned family classics, curated to appeal to the littlest growing arts lovers

Explore more education programs from The Philadelphia Orchestra

THANK YOU to our sponsors.  Education programs at Ensemble Arts Philly are generously sponsored by:

  • Anonymous (2) 
  • The Aramark Charitable Fund
  • The Bancorp
  • David and Jennifer Cardy
  • Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation
  • Chubb Group of Insurance Companies
  • Cigna
  • Comcast NBCUniversal
  • Connelly Foundation
  • Dolfinger-McMahon Foundation
  • The Doran Family Foundation
  • Elliott-Lewis Corporation
  • Fulton Bank
  • The GIANT Company
  • Graham Partners
  • Rosemarie Greco and Anne Morrissey
  • Haverstick-Borthwick Company
  • Patricia and David Holveck
  • Independence Blue Cross 
  • The Lenfest Foundation
  • Brook J. Lenfest Foundation
  • Jeffrey Leonard
  • Leo Niessen, Jr. Charitable Trust
  • Lincoln Financial Foundation
  • M&T Bank
  • Susan Martinelli Shea
  • Merck Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Nerney
  • Ollin, LLC
  • Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency
  • Philadelphia Insurance Companies
  • Presser Foundation
  • Judy and Rick Rodes
  • Selma Savitz
  • Irene and Fred Shabel
  • Salem Shuchman and Barbara Klock Family Foundation
  • Universal Health Services, Inc. 
  • Laurie Wagman
  • Wells Fargo
  • William M. King Charitable Foundation
  • The WSFS Community Foundation


  • The Sidney Kimmel Foundation
  • PNC Foundation
  • Sunoco Foundation
  • Wachovia Wells Fargo
  • Comcast Foundation
  • McLean Contributionship
  • Lincoln Financial Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Samuel J. Savitz
  • Citizens Bank Foundation
  • Dr. Richard M. Klein

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