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R&B band Charlie Brown’s Notorious Groove plays The State Theatre of Boyertown Friday, Oct. 24

By Emily Thiel|

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  • Music

    Acoustic Trio 11A to perform live at The Historic State Theatre of Boyertown this Friday

    The Historic State Theatre of Boyertown is proud to present 11A in concert on Friday, Oct. 17, at 7:30 p.m. Doors will open to the public at 7:00 pm. Tickets are currently on sale now at a discounted price when purchased in advance at http://statetheatreboyertown.com/purchase_tickets_online, or at the box office on the day of the live event.

    From The Historic State Theatre of Boyertown |

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