18 episodes

Our neighborhoods are full of interesting people, with stories, projects, and knowledge we’d love to hear about. But we might never meet, even if they live on the next block. Here’s a chance to meet an engaging person in each episode, from the fertile neighborhoods of northwest Philadelphia. Hear their stories, and learn about their worlds!

Northwest Philly Neighbors Rick Mohr

    • Personal Journals
    • 4.7, 6 Ratings

Our neighborhoods are full of interesting people, with stories, projects, and knowledge we’d love to hear about. But we might never meet, even if they live on the next block. Here’s a chance to meet an engaging person in each episode, from the fertile neighborhoods of northwest Philadelphia. Hear their stories, and learn about their worlds!

    Season 1 Wrap

    Season 1 Wrap

    Thanks for listening in Season 1 — stay tuned for more great stories in Season 2.

    • 1 min
    Alex Burns - Transporting Audiences with Vibrant Classic Theater (part 2)

    Alex Burns - Transporting Audiences with Vibrant Classic Theater (part 2)

    Lively behind-the-scenes stories of building a full production — planning, casting, design, special effects, rehearsals, previews — of a classic play few theaters have the ambition to tackle.

    • 39 min
    Alex Burns - Transporting Audiences with Vibrant Classic Theater (part 1)

    Alex Burns - Transporting Audiences with Vibrant Classic Theater (part 1)

    Quintessence Theater Group stages classic plays, with dynamic, innovative productions always true to the heart of the story. Artistic Director Alex Burns gives us a rich inside view.

    • 42 min
    Dave Gillies - Juggler and Wire Walker (part 2)

    Dave Gillies - Juggler and Wire Walker (part 2)

    Adventures in wire walking on Rapa Nui (Easter Island), living in a mansion central to the dynamic Philly circus arts community, and more.

    • 39 min
    Tiffany Palmer - Leader in LGBT Family Law, and (likely) New Judge

    Tiffany Palmer - Leader in LGBT Family Law, and (likely) New Judge

    Inspiring stories from 20 years of advocating for non-traditional families, and stepping up to a new role as Judge.

    • 56 min
    Dave Gillies - Juggler and Wire Walker (part 1)

    Dave Gillies - Juggler and Wire Walker (part 1)

    Great stories from 45 years of connecting with people through circus arts.

    • 39 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

Zaltowic ,

Insight, entertaining, and impactful

A podcast that helps to build community with interviews of ordinary people doing fascinating things. A wonderful change up from podcasts that are more derisive. An excellent listen.

starsong 16 ,

Amazing stories

It is amazing how many interesting people there are in one neighborhood!

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