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Center City Jazz Festival features six hours of live music April 30

By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter |

St. John’s presents 26th annual ‘Choir & Friends’ concert

St. John’s Lutheran Church, 355 St. John’s Circle, Phoenixville, presents the 26th annual St. John’s Choir & Friends concert at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 1. ...

St. John’s Lutheran Church |


  • Entertainment

    Enter The Haggis brings its unique sound to World Café Live

    The Canadian rock band Enter The Haggis (ETH) is returning to its Celtic roots and recently celebrated its 20th anniversary with “Cheers and Echoes,” a 22-song double disc retrospective drawing from their eight studio albums.

    By Chris Cameron For Digital First Media |

  • Entertainment

    Limón Dance Company coming to Philly for 70th anniversary tour

    For seven decades, The Limón Dance Company has explored what it means to be human through movement. They’re coming to Philadelphia on their 70th anniversary tour to share three of the company’s classic creations.

    By Tara Lynn Johnson For Digital First Media |

  • Entertainment

    PACS benefit to feature singer/songwriter Ben Arnold

    A benefit for Phoenixville Area Community Services will be held on Monday, March 7 at 6:30 p.m. The benefit will be held at 154 6th Avenue, Phoenixville and will feature an interview with and performance by Philadelphia singer/songwriter Ben Arnold.

    Laura Keen Photography |

  • Entertainment

    FOLLOW LIVE: All the inside, outside and dirt from the #Oscars

    We will have reporters inside and outside while the Oscars are going on Sunday night in Hollywood, but that won’t stop you from joining in. Use #Oscars or #Oscars2016 on Twitter to play along with the likes of host Chris Rock, former host Ellen DeGeneres and all the rest during the movies biggest night of the year. Drop in your opinion of the speeches and the fashion. Show off your party and give your expertise. It’s all set up for a fun and exciting night.


  • Entertainment

    Free screening of ‘Time Out of Mind’ film about homelessness to be held at Colonial Theatre

    Representatives from Chester County’s Decade to Doorways and the Phoenixville Community Health Foundation have scheduled a free screening of “Time Out of Mind,” a film starring Richard Gere that depicts one man’s journey through homelessness. The screening, held at the Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge Street in Phoenixville, is scheduled for Wednesday evening, March 9, at 7:05 p.m.

    Colonial Theatre |

  • Entertainment

    PVMS East to perform ‘Aladdin’ March 4-6

    Flying carpets, wise-cracking genies, princes and princesses will all be part of the fun when Perkiomen Valley Middle School East brings “Aladdin” to life, March 4 through March 6 in Spahr Auditorium.

    Perkiomen Valley School District |

  • Award shows

    Want to win tickets to the Philly Flower Show? Take part in our Oscar contest

    You can win a pair of tickets to the Philadelphia Flower Show just by showing off your movie acumen. Take part in our Oscar contest and predict Sunday’s big winners.


  • Entertainment

    LIVE: Are you auditioning for The Voice in Philly? Use #PhillyOpenCall to tell everybody what it’s like

    ‘The Voice’ is in Philadelphia this weekend for open tryouts at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Are you there? How is it going? Use #PhillyOpenCall on Twitter to let everybody know.


  • Entertainment

    King of Prussia appearance by Def Leppard drummer coincides with concert tour schedule

    Def Leppard drummer Rick Allen famously lost his left arm after a car accident on New Year’s Eve 1984.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter |

  • Entertainment

    Facetime Theatre to hold ‘A Night with the Stars’ fundraiser in new theatre space

    Local nonprofit Facetime Theatre is kicking off a new season in its new performance and education space in the Franklin Commons with a fun and elegant fundraiser entitled “A Night with the Stars.”

    Facetime Theatre |

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