<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usWed, 22 Feb 2017 19:48:47 -0500Wed, 22 Feb 2017 19:48:47 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA['A Particular Set of Skills': 'Taken' Prequel Set for Debut]]> Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:31:35 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/cliveclive.jpg
“Taken,” a modern-day, nail-biting thriller, follows the story of Bryan Mills in a new television series that takes place 30 years before the movie of the same name. As he fights to overcome the trauma of...

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<![CDATA[Wilco to Rock XPoNential Music Festival]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:31:57 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Jeff+Tweedy+Wilco.jpg
Music fans unite. WXPN-- the member-supported radio from Penn-- announced dates to their annual XpoNential Music Festival as well as the headliners of the first night.

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<![CDATA[Reading Terminal Market Throwing a Party]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:52:36 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000019473801_1200x675_881630787595.jpg
The 7th annual 'Party for the Market' is happening this Saturday to help support the non-profit Reading Terminal Marketplace. GM Anuj Gupta shares details about improvement that can be made with the money raised.]]>
<![CDATA[Black History Month: Connecting Students With Music]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:59:33 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000019454742_1200x675_881066051555.jpg
Melinda Steffy and Luke Carlos O'Reilly of LiveConnections explain a different kind of music education being implemented for Philly students.]]>
<![CDATA[Pharrell, Lil Wayne Headline The Roots Picnic Philly]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:30:37 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/481417535.jpg
"Happy" singer and mega producer Pharrell Williams headlines this summer’s Roots picnic on Penns Landing.

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<![CDATA[Zima Poised for US Comeback]]> Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:47:39 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/zima.jpg
Get ready to finally peel yourself off of that bar stool you’ve been stuck on since the ‘90s—Zima is making a comeback to coolers in the U.S. Zima was discontinued in America in 2008, according to Crain’s, but its Chicago-based producer says it’s returning after the success of MillerCoor’s Henry’s Hard Soda line.

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<![CDATA[Restaurant Owner Gives Discount for Polite Kids]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 09:25:48 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/restaurant4.jpg
Antonio Ferrari, the owner of a wine bar in Italy, has picked up a practice that he first noticed while visiting a restaurant in Miami. His group was given a discount because his friends' children were well behaved. Ferrari has since embraced the move and recently posted on Facebook a photograph of a receipt from his restaurant, Today.com reported. The caption reads: “It happens so seldom!”

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<![CDATA[A Brew With Your Shorti: Pa. Wawa Begins Selling Beer]]> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:28:00 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/Wawa+Delco+Beer+4.JPG
A Delaware County Wawa reopened Thursday with new features such as restaurant-style seating and a beer cave. The newly renovated store along Naamans Creek Road in Chadds Ford is the first Wawa in Pennsylvania to sell beer.]]>
<![CDATA[For Sale: Bethenny Frankel's $5.25M SoHo Apartment ]]> Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:30:00 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/frankel-apt2.jpg
Bethenny Frankel is parting with her luxurious SoHo apartment in New York. The "Real Housewives" star's residence was posted on Tuesday at a whopping $5.25 million.

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<![CDATA[It's a Boy: American Girl Announces 1st Male Doll]]> Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:21:06 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/prnewswire2-a.akamaihd.jpg
American Girl is getting its first boy character this season, Today.com reports. Logan Everett, a gray-eyed, brown-haired boy who plays the drums, is an 18-inch doll being released Thursday with Tenney, a female singer-songwriter. They are part of American Girl's plans to launch dolls with diverse backgrounds, experiences and personalities in 2017, according to a press release. "A boy character has been a top request from our fans for decades," Julie Parks, a representative for American Girl, told Today.com. Some moms have already been changing their 18-inch girl dolls into boys for their sons.

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<![CDATA[A Fun Run in Your Underwear]]> Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:53:49 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/Cupids+Undie+Run.JPG
The annual <a href="http://cupidsundierun.org/city/philadelphia/">Cupids Undie Run</a> brings runners together in very little. Race Director Sandy Frenia shares how children like her son Owen battling NF and Patrick Parker's daughter are helped by the run.

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<![CDATA[No 'Mallrats' Sequel at Chesco Mall: Filmmaker]]> Mon, 13 Feb 2017 09:00:44 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/471037836.jpg
Director Kevin Smith announces reboot of 'Jay and Silent Bob' movie.

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<![CDATA[On Set: Kevin Hart Shoots Film in Kensington]]> Fri, 10 Feb 2017 21:59:58 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Kevin+Hart+on+Set+Kensington+Untouchables.jpg
Comedic star Kevin Hart hit the streets of Kensington Friday morning to shoot his upcoming comedy-drama film "The Untouchables," starring the Philly native, Bryan Cranston and Nicole Kidman. An NBC10 viewer caught a few glimpses of Hart on the set.

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<![CDATA[Aspiring Filmmakers Celebrate Black History Month]]> Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:26:32 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000019306852_1200x675_874429507686.jpg
Aspiring filmmakers will once again have a chance to showcase their work in the <a href="http://corporate.comcast.com/comcast-voices/for-xfinity-customers-black-history-is-now-always-on">BlackStar Film Festival</a> sponsored by NBC10's parent company Comcast. Maori Holmes and Keesha Boyd share details about the film fest.]]>
<![CDATA[From Tattoos to Meek Mill: What's Going on This Weekend]]> Fri, 10 Feb 2017 09:16:19 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Meek+Mill+Performs.jpg
There are many things to do in our area this weekend, from a Meek Mill concert to a tattoo convention. NBC10 has the details.

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<![CDATA[#SummerSavings Tips to Save Money Now]]> Fri, 10 Feb 2017 08:47:05 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000019303559_1200x675_874267715825.jpg
We tell you how to shop smart by starting to buy early for the things you’ll need in warmer weather this summer.]]>
<![CDATA[First of 6 New Krispy Kremes Opens in New Jersey]]> Wed, 08 Feb 2017 06:43:29 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/krispy+kreme+nj.jpg
Krispy Kreme opened its long-anticipated Jersey City store Tuesday. Lines started building around the Christopher Columbus Drive shop as commuters kicked off their work days.

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<![CDATA[Toruk: The First Flight]]> Tue, 07 Feb 2017 13:02:02 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000019247105_1200x675_871777859577.jpg
<a href="https://www.cirquedusoleil.com/toruk">Cirque Du Soleil’s "Toruk - The First Flight"</a> is set to land next month at the Wells Fargo Center. NBC10’s Vai Sikahema talks with cast members about the Avatar-inspired performance.]]>
<![CDATA[NJ Aquarium's 1st Baby Blue Penguin Chick Gets a Name]]> Mon, 06 Feb 2017 14:01:42 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Babby+Blue+Penguin+Adventure+Aquarium.jpg
A baby blue penguin born at an aquarium in New Jersey finally has a name.

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<![CDATA[Montgomery County's Theatre Horizon Asks You to Imagine a World Without Hunger]]> Mon, 06 Feb 2017 12:41:14 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000019226384_1200x675_870988355688.jpg
Theatre Horizon in Norristown is the place to see <a href="http://www.theatrehorizon.org/shows/grandconcourse.php">Grand Concouse</a>," a thought-provoking play that deals with the issue of hunger.]]>
<![CDATA[Brittney Shipp Returns to Philly for African American Book Fair]]> Sat, 04 Feb 2017 09:34:14 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/191*120/Kwamer+Alexander+Brittney+Shipp+Rosemary+Connors.JPG
NBC10 and Telemundo 62 will co-host the 25th Annual African American Book Fair, former NBC10 meteorologist Brittney Shipp, "The Meteorologist in Me, and fellow author Kwame Alexander join NBC10's Rosemary Connors to discuss the event.

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<![CDATA[Jersey Shore Spot Among 'Happiest' Seaside Towns]]> Sat, 04 Feb 2017 08:28:22 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Shore+Cam+Cape+May+Beach+Generic+628.jpg
Here is a list of the top 10 happiest seaside town in American to visit this year.

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<![CDATA[George Orwell's '1984' is Headed to Broadway]]> Sat, 04 Feb 2017 22:17:07 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/1984PlayBroadway.jpg
The hit London stage adaptation of Orwell's timely novel will premiere on Broadway this summer, in a limited engagement production set to open on June 22 at the Hudson Theatre.

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<![CDATA[McDonald's Turns to Chocolate for Shamrock Shake-Up]]> Sat, 04 Feb 2017 22:15:18 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/McDonalds_Chocolate_Shamrock-edited.jpg
It's a good day for chocolate-loving leprechauns. This year, McDonald's St. Patrick's Day-themed Shamrock Shakes are coming in a variety of chocolate flavors, the fast food chain announced.

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<![CDATA[African American Book Fair]]> Fri, 03 Feb 2017 13:23:02 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000019194733_1200x675_869505091658.jpg
Vanesse Lloyd-Sgambati is the founder of the African-American Children's Book Project. She joins NBC10's Vai Sikahema to share the importance of recognizing African American authors.]]>
<![CDATA[Hooters Opening Fast-Casual Spinoff Hoots]]> Fri, 03 Feb 2017 06:47:44 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/hoots-rendering-edited.jpg
During the first few weeks of January, “New Year, New Me” became a popular mantra. Hooters seems to have taken the words to heart and made good on its New Year’s resolution. The restaurant chain, known for its scantily clad female employees, has decided to launch a new fast-casual franchise that will still have wings, but fewer breasts.

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<![CDATA['Hamilton' Doubles Number of Daily Lottery Tickets]]> Wed, 01 Feb 2017 15:43:16 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/schuyler1.jpg
The renowned Broadway hit "Hamilton: An American Musical" has doubled the number of available tickets for its daily lottery.

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<![CDATA[Black History Celebrations at Kimmel Center]]> Wed, 01 Feb 2017 14:48:03 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000019119220_1200x675_867650627881.jpg
NBC10’s Vai Sikahema speaks with the Kimmel Center’s Director of Media Relations about a series of upcoming celebrations and events they have planned to honor Black History Month.]]>
<![CDATA[Garth Brooks to Bring Country to South Philly]]> Mon, 13 Feb 2017 23:59:40 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/478052330.jpg
Garth Brooks is returning to Philadelphia for the first time in nearly two decades for his world tour.

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<![CDATA[Philly-Area Optometrist Writes First Novel]]> Tue, 31 Jan 2017 14:28:00 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Louis+Manco.JPG
Bucks County optometrist Louis Manco has added author to his resume. 'Crystal Carousel' tells the story of a football player who overcomes many obstacles on and off the field.

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<![CDATA[Sign Up for Blue Cross Broad Street Run Lottery]]> Fri, 10 Feb 2017 10:50:28 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/192*120/Broad+Street+Run+Starting+Line+2.JPG
There is no need to run if you plan on registering for a spot in the 2017 Blue Cross Broad Street Run.]]>
<![CDATA[Surprise! Montco Zoo Welcomes Unexpected Jaguar Cubs]]> Tue, 31 Jan 2017 09:17:06 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Elmwood+Park+Zoo+Jaguar+Cubs.jpg
A Montgomery County zoo excitedly -- and unexpectedly -- welcomed a pair of jaguar cubs last week.

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<![CDATA[Philadelphia's Please Touch Museum Forges Ahead for Children]]> Mon, 30 Jan 2017 14:07:15 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/205*120/Please+Touch+Msueum+Sign.JPG
After a rocky past, the Please Touch Museum in Fairmount Park is looking toward the future. CEO Trish Wellenbach talks about how the museum teaches children through play.

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<![CDATA[Fashion With a Purpose]]> Mon, 30 Jan 2017 13:59:44 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/20160820_193534.jpg
Parable: A Truth Revealed, is a annual fashion show and fundraiser that benefits the Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia. Designer Christine Phillips of Ties That Bind and CHOP child life specialist Andrea McGinnis talk about the event.]]>
<![CDATA['Untouchable' Movie Shoot to Close Center City Streets]]> Sat, 28 Jan 2017 00:06:34 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-542999336.jpg
Film crews for Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston's latest project will be shooting in Center City this week, which will mean road closures and SEPTA detours.

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<![CDATA[Hollywood Comes to Philly as New Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston Movie Begins Filming]]> Sat, 28 Jan 2017 00:05:03 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000019059193_1200x675_864692803826.jpg
Passersby who thought they saw a car chase through Center City Philadelphia were just catching a glimpse of stunts for a new film starring Philly-native Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston. The movie will be shooting in the city over the next few weeks. NBC10's Aundrea Cline-Thomas was downtown to see some of the action.]]>
<![CDATA['Laughter on the 23rd Floor' Gives Look Into 50's TV Show]]> Fri, 27 Jan 2017 13:27:22 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000019048963_1200x675_864202819707.jpg
Fans of the legendary American playwright Neil Simon are heading to The Walnut Street Theatre for a new production of “Laughter on the 23rd Floor.” Director Frank Ferrante is in our NBC10 studios with more on the show that gives a peek into the writer’s room of a hit 1950's television show.]]>
<![CDATA[What Do Bob Dylan, Muse & the Weeknd Have in Common?]]> Fri, 27 Jan 2017 11:15:43 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dylan1.jpg
Music legend Bob Dylan joins current pop superstars at this year’s Firefly Music Festival in Dover, Delaware.

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<![CDATA[Philly Auto Show Roars Into Convention Center]]> Fri, 27 Jan 2017 11:04:34 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000019045497_1200x675_864030275659.jpg
the annual Philadelphia Auto Show gives car enthusiasts a look at some of the expensive and rare automobiles in the world as well as rides they can buy. NBC10's Matt DeLucia give yous a preview.]]>
<![CDATA[Alcohol-Sensing Chip Bags Take on Super Sunday Drunken Driving]]> Thu, 26 Jan 2017 23:53:56 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/232*120/012617+tositos+prevent+drunk+driving+bag.jpg
The company says the alcohol sensor will turn a symbol on the bag red if alcohol is detected, while staying green if none is.

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<![CDATA[What to Expect From Philly Auto Show]]> Wed, 25 Jan 2017 12:50:10 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000019009925_1200x675_862426691904.jpg
Auto show chairman David Kelleher tells NBC10's Tracy Davidson what to look forward to as the annual Philadelphia Auto Show roars into the Pennsylvania convention Center.]]>