Interior view of The Masonic Temple in Philadelphia
Special: The Masonic Temple in Philadelphia

Movers & Makers takes viewers throughout the Temple and behind the scenes for a peek at this architectural jewel.

Special: The Masonic Temple in Philadelphia
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Movers & Makers introduces you to fascinating people and interesting places in the greater Philadelphia region. Explore our unique and vibrant local arts scene and get to know creators making an impact on our community.

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Movers and Makers airs weekly on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. on WHYY-TV12.

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Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Regalia

Cultural Preservation

Meet the Movers & Makers reflecting on cultural values and honoring tradition in our region.

Air Date: March 25, 2021

John Singletary photograph

Arts in the Region

Meet the Movers & Makers inspiring artists and fostering diverse collaborations in our region.

Air Date: February 18, 2021

A photograph by Ken McFarlane showing a Black father kissing their baby in Movers & Makers: Made with Love

Made with Love

Meet the Movers and Makers celebrating love in all its forms.

Air Date: February 11, 2021

The Poet by John Dowell

Black Image Makers

Meet the Black image makers from our area and through history, documenting African American life all across the country.

Air Date: February 4, 2021

Movers & Makers: The Grain Chain

The Grain Chain

This Movers & Makers special episode highlights three important stages of grain production: the grower, the baker, and value-added products such as malt, beer, and vinegar.

Air Date: January 28, 2021

A Black yoga instructor from Spirits Up! leads an exercise class outside for people of color

Living Well

Meet the Movers and Makers creating and enriching safe, inclusive spaces for wellness in our region.

Air Date: January 21, 2021

Poet Yolanda Wisher

Visions of Community

Meet Movers and Makers in our region with unique visions of community.

Air Date: June 25, 2020



Across the nation and around the world, PHILADANCO is recognized for its innovation, creativity and preservation of predominantly African-American traditions in dance.

Air Date: June 18, 2020

Movers & Makers

Hidden History

Explore important and often overlooked stories in American history - stories that have resonance with today's struggles for equality and justice.

Air Date: June 11, 2020

Norris Square Neighborhood Project

Community Works

Meet the Movers and Makers building community through art.

Air Date: May 21, 2020

Cherry Street Pier

Cherry Street Pier

Step inside Philadelphia's historic Cherry Street Pier, an imaginatively repurposed public space where artists create and collaborate.

Air Date: May 14, 2020

Cultural gatherings

Cultural Gatherings

Explore the city's culturally enriching spaces with the Movers and Makers who helped create and preserve them.

Air Date: May 7, 2020

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