Mummenschanz in Philadelphia

The directors of the MRF offer free children’s tickets and discounted adult (accompanying children) tickets to the show on February 16, 2020. Please contact Luciano Mueller ( or Fred Gillespie ( for more information and reserve your tickets. Happy New Year.

John Aegerter

The Board of Directors are saddened to inform you that our Founding Member Mr. John Aegerter passed away on July 12, 2019 just a few days short of his 90th birthday. The directors extend sincere condolences to Mrs. Helen Phillips who cared for him for many years. Obituary Aegerter John 2019 07 12

Alden Leavenworth

The Founding Members and Board of Directors are saddened to inform you that our Founding Member Mr. Alden Leavenworth passed away on April 13, 2019. The directors extend sincere condolences to Mrs. Jeannine Leavenworth and her family.

Happy New Year!

Luciano Mueller, President Josie Burri, Vice-President Diana Larisgoitia, Director Dolf Herger, Secretary/Treasurer

Fall Reception featuring Swiss musician Etienne Abelin

The Board of Directors of The Maurice Rohrbach Fund for Swiss-American Cultural Exchange and Honorary Consul of Switzerland in Philadelphia Christine Pfister cordially invite you to a special reception on Saturday, October 13, 2018, 4:00 – 6:00PM, at The Union League of Philadelphia, 140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia. Please join us for wine, hors d’oeuvres, and … Continue Reading

Mummenshanz in Allentown

Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 7:00 PM (Miller Symphony Hall) For tickets, visit


In Fall of 2016 the Maurice Rohrbach Fund co-sponsored the exhibit “Color of Magic/Power of Signs” at the University of the Arts’ Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery in Philadelphia. The exhibit featured works by the influential Swiss graphic designer Armin Hofmann and was on display from August 24 to October 7, 2016. The exhibit was part of the 50th … Continue Reading

Mummenschanz (December 2014)

Co-sponsorship of the renown Swiss Mime group Mummenschanz at the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts.