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Genesius Theatre to present ‘In The Heights’ musical comedy

Genesius Theatre |

Living History Sundays come to Pottsgrove Manor

On Aug. 7, 14, 21 and 28, from 1 to 4 p.m., Pottsgrove Manor’s living history volunteers, dressed in colonial period clothing, will be living life the 18th century way. ...

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    Community Festival hosted by local Parish set for Aug. 24-27

    A Community Festival will take place at Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish from Wednesday, Aug. 24 through Saturday, Aug. 27, 6 to 11 p.m., located at Swamp Pike and Neiffer Road in Limerick Township.

    Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish |

  • Entertainment

    Governor Mifflin ‘Cult Status’ teen band progresses

    Since forming two years ago as a teen cover band, Cult Status is starting to focus on creating original works.

    Rebecca Blanchard
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  • Entertainment

    Fleetwood Community Theatre presents Mel Brooks’ ‘The Producers’ July 21-23

    Max Bialystock is in a slump. The once King of Broadway producers hasn’t had a hit show in a long time. But in show business one has to ride out the ebbs and flows, unless of course, your accountant arrives to do the books and proclaims, “... Under the right circumstances a producer could make more money with a flop than he could with a hit.” Fleetwood Community Theatre (FCT) is taking on this larger than life production July 21, 22, and 23.

    Fleetwood Community Theatre |

  • Entertainment

    Reading Pops Orchestra presents ‘America The Beautiful: A Salute to Our Country’

    Now in its 47th year, The Reading Pops Orchestra continues its mission to promote the musical arts in Reading and Berks County through public concerts, and to educate on different musical art forms. Under the direction of conductor Will Rapp, the orchestra presents “America The Beautiful: A Salute to Our Country” on July 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Hamburg Borough Community Park.

    Berks County Parks and Recreation |

  • Entertainment

    Rainbow Theatre to celebrate 25 years of family theatre

    Rainbow Theatre will celebrate 25 years of presenting children’s theatre in Berks County with “Broadway and Movie Mania,” a celebration of favorite stage and screen musical selections from July 15 through July 17. Performances will take place at the Miller Center on Friday and Saturday, July 15 and 16 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, July 17 at 3 p.m.

    Rainbow Theatre |

  • Entertainment

    Movie Review: ‘The Secret Life of Pets’

    “The Secret Life of Pets” comes at a very unfortunate time in animation, where Pixar is winning just about every time it puts out a movie. They’re constantly changing the way we see animation, winning our hearts over and over again, while also ensuring us that we’ll be crying by the end. It’s a formula that works time and time again, and it’s no surprise that other animation companies have been struggling to meet the same wonders that Pixar has.

    By Dan O’Neill Columnist |

  • Entertainment

    WTIM: Music Around Town

    What’s going on musically in the Berks-Mont Newspapers coverage area? A lot, and we want to help keep everyone in the know.

    By Tim Dietterick tdietterick@21st-centurymedia.com |

  • Entertainment

    Genesius Theatre presents Roald Dahl’s ‘Willy Wonka’

    Genesius Theatre, in association with The Conrad Weiser High School PTO, presents Roald Dahl’s “Willy Wonka,” which features 85 talented kids, teens and young adults ages six to 22 years old from a cross section of Berks, Lehigh Valley and Lancaster County schools and colleges. The production will be presented July 8 and 9 in the Conrad Weiser High School Auditorium, 44 Big Spring Road, Robesonia.

    Genesius Theatre |

  • Entertainment

    WTIM: Music Around Town

    What’s going on musically in the Berks-Mont Newspapers coverage area? A lot, and we want to help keep everyone in the know.

    By Tim Dietterick tdietterick@21st-centurymedia.com |

  • Entertainment

    Movie Review: ‘The Legend of Tarzan’

    The tale of Tarzan is as old as time and now, for the latest live-action reboot, Alexander Skarsgard stars as the titular jungle man, who returns back to save Africa from the evil and cruel Leon Rom (Christoph Waltz).

    By Dan O’Neill Columnist |

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