Arts & Culture

El Viaje host David Ortiz at the WRTI studio.
David Ortiz keeps the Latin jazz flowing on WRTI
The “El Viaje” host talks about Latin jazz and Latino culture in Philadelphia.
February 2, 2021
The US flag flying against the Philadelphia skyline.
Members of Temple’s community celebrate Kamala Harris’ historic win
Temple students, faculty and staff share their thoughts on Kamala Harris’ election victory.
January 19, 2021
The cast of the Temple University Opera Theater production of "The Turn of the Screw"
Temple University Opera Theater’s 'The Turn of the Screw' in pictures
See a gallery of photos from the production, which was adapted to meet the safety restrictions imposed by the coronavirus pandemic.
December 2, 2020
The Temple University Jazz Band in rehearsal.
All together now: The making of Temple University Jazz Band's 'Covid Sessions'
Produced during the pandemic and assembled from individual recordings students made separately, the album is one of the first of its kind.
An Owl statue spreads its wings on Temple's Main Campus.
Attorney Ben Crump joined TV host LaToya Stroman for in-depth conversation on racial injustice
Civil rights attorney Ben Crump and TV host LaToya Stroman discussed racial injustice and the importance of voting.
Christina Castro-Tauser at one of the destinations on the "Connecting the Distance" dance tour.
A new dance show reimagines performances for the pandemic era
Christina Castro-Tauser’s show "Connecting the Distance" is part walking tour, part virtual dance showcase.
A black and white image of a fan, part of the poster for "The Country Wife."
Temple Theaters launches fall digital season with “The Country Wife”
The play is the first of several virtual productions Temple Theaters will stage this fall.
Temple film students at work on set.
The TFMA Summer Blockbuster Series is a movie club with a twist
The School of Theater, Film and Media Arts is hosting live conversations about movies with the Owls who worked on them.
An illustrated copy of the Emancipation Proclamation.
Exploring the history of Juneteenth, a day of celebration and reflection
The holiday’s legacy stretches back 155 years.
Librarians Michael Carroll and Stefanie Ramsay are part of a team at Temple Libraries digitizing science fiction books.
Byte-size books: Digitizing Temple University Libraries’ science fiction collection
Librarians are making sci-fi books accessible in a new format.
A group photo of Temple's Class of 1900.
From our archives: The Class of 1900 yearbook
Highlights from Temple’s very first yearbook.
A Boyer dance student performs on stage.
The OwlTogether Arts Festival Online brings Temple’s artistic community together
The Center for Performing and Cinematic Arts will host an online showcase of student work.