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WTIM: Music Around Town: April 23 edition


DVD previews: ‘Bettie Page Reveals All’, ‘Barefoot’ and more

Capsule reviews of the next week’s video releases, on DVD and Blu-ray, including special features: ...

By Staff, The Washington Post |


  • Musical theater

    Panthers-On-Parade present ‘Monty Python’s Spamalot’

    For two nights Schuylkill Valley High School took audience members to Camelot and caused many laughs as Panthers-On-Parade present “Monty Python’s Spamalot” to a full auditorium on April 11 and 12.

    Shea Singley

  • Arts and entertainment

    Melange Contemporary Dance returns to Steel River Playhouse

    Back by popular demand, the contemporary dance company Melange will perform at Steel River Playhouse for two performances only, Saturday April 12 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 13, at 3 p.m.

    From Steel River Playhouse |

  • Fashion

    Season One Winner of ‘Project Runway’ to Speak at Albright College

    Jay McCarroll, the season one winner of the reality show, “Project Runway,” will speak at Albright College 4 p.m. Tuesday, April 15. The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held in Klein Lecture Hall, Center for the Arts. This event is sponsored by Club Vogue, Albright’s student fashion group.


  • Arts and entertainment

    Ursinus College String Ensemble Concert to celebrate spring this Saturday

    The Ursinus College String Ensemble will present a spring concert on Saturday, April 12, at 7:30 p.m. in Bomberger Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public. No tickets are required.

    From Ursinus College |

  • Arts and entertainment

    Garden Spot Village hosts musical programs in April

    Garden Spot Village invites the public to an evening of lively entertainment for the whole family when the Servant Stage Company presents a lively gospel concert on Saturday, April 19, and Friday, April 25. Both shows begin at 7 p.m. in the community chapel.


  • Music

    Cobain’s overlooked legacy: Guitar teacher for a generation

    Kurt Cobain, voice of a generation.

    By Chris Richards The Washington Post |

  • Entertainment

    David Letterman announces 2015 retirement

    By Staff, Digital First Media and wire |

  • Entertainment

    ‘Game of Thrones,’ Season 4: Even in peacetime they’re all still miserable

    NEW YORK — If society crumbled around you, authority vanished, your neighbors became enemies, your friends mercenary, kindness a weakness, brutality a necessity, what would happen to you? Would you adapt and become a killer or would you be killed? These are the grim choices that currently present themselves to the characters in “Game of Thrones,” the sprawling HBO series based on George R.R. Martin’s not-at-all-fantasy novels that transforms a pre-industrial world into a...

    By Willa Paskin Slate |

  • Arts and entertainment

    ‘Avenue Q’ is a far cry from Sesame Street

    Don’t be fooled by the puppets ­— this is not your children’s musical. “Avenue Q,” the Tony Award-winning show is definitely adult entertainment — lots of expletives-not-deleted and plenty of sexual innuendo and more. Alpha Omega Players have taken on edgy shows before, and this one goes right to the brink — in a good way.

    By Cheryl Thornburg |

  • Entertainment

    WTIM: Music Around Town April 2 edition

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


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