Philadelphia Dance Projects http://wrti.org en Composer/Performer Simon Shaheen--Phila Dance Projects--Charles Darwin Legacy--Tenor Placido Domingo http://wrti.org/post/composerperformer-simon-shaheen-phila-dance-projects-charles-darwin-legacy-tenor-placido <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Simon Shaheen. The Palestinian composer, and oud and violin virtuoso, performs at the Kimmel Center this weekend.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at Philadelphia Dance Projects' upcoming series. Performances over three weekends will pair ocal contemporary dancers with dance artists from around the country.</p> <p>Jason Peifer explores the legacy of Charles Darwin, as numerous Philadelphia organizations celebrate the "Year of Evolution." February marks Darwin's 200th Birthday.</p> <p>David Patrick Stearns profiles Placido Domingo. The super-star tenor performs with the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia in mid-February.</p> Sat, 31 Jan 2009 14:20:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns & Jason Peifer 2078 at http://wrti.org Composer/Performer Simon Shaheen--Phila Dance Projects--Charles Darwin Legacy--Tenor Placido Domingo