Wednesday, July 20, 2016 * 8:00 PM  


NEWorks Archives 

Our 2016 festival project curated in partnership with



educate.  uplift.  commemorate.  inspire.

The Mann Center for the Performing Arts * Philadelphia, PA


About NEWorks

As one of the country's premiere producers of inspirational-arts programming, NEWorks ('NEW works') partners with leading humanitarian, educational, arts and renowned institutions to present curatorial festivals, concert productions, special events, and other signature projects that leverage the power of music and the arts for community engagement and social good. Past and present partners include the Mann Center for the Performing Arts, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the American Cancer Society, the Susan G. Komen Foundation, the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, Georgetown University, Oberlin College, the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation, the Embassy of India, the Amalfi Coast Music and Arts Festival, the National Symphony Orchestra, and the world class Philadelphia Orchestra. Our projects, which have reached a combined audience of multiple thousands on three continents, educate, inspire, commemorate and uplift. 

NEWorks has contributed musically to an impressive roster of special events, including the nationally-televised 2013 White House Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, the Congressional Birthday Ceremony to Honor Nelson Mandela (2013), and the MLK National Memorial Dedication Ceremony (2011). 

NEWorks' concert productions include community engagement programming with the National Symphony and Philadelphia Orchestras; international performances in London and Italy; multiple White House Tour performances; and, the Partnering for Life tour in partnership with the American Cancer Society.

NEWorks' festival projects range from the Kennedy Center's acclaimed nine-day celebration of sacred music, Joyful Sounds: Gospel Across America,to the Mann Center's Philadelphia Freedom Festival, a six-month project highlighting civil rights in America over the course of two centuries. 




NEWorks Productions

Wednesday, July 13 thru Saturday, July 23, 2016  

The Mann Center for the Performing Arts