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Hailed as one of America’s best dressed men, fashion designer Walé Oyéjidé is on a mission to help all men dress better.

At the Arden, children’s theater is anything but child’s play.

The Philadelphia region is home to some of the world’s greatest pipe organs. And for the Philadelphia orchestra’s organist Michael Stairs, they’re all old friends.


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Articulate with Jim Cotter is a weekly TV arts magazine show, bringing you fresh and unique stories that explore the variety, quality and heritage of creativity in our region while also showing how art speaks to us in our everyday lives.

Articulate is funded by a generous grant from the Neubauer Family Foundation.



About Jim Cotter

Jim Cotter is an award-winning journalist who has spent the past decade of his thirty-year career reporting on the arts in Philadelphia. He was born and raised in Ireland where he began his broadcasting career before moving to the U.K. where he worked for BBC Radio Wales and the BBC World Service. Jim has worked all over the world, including in Europe and Asia to report on The Philadelphia Orchestra's tours.