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SVRDC presents 43rd production of The Nutcracker

Schuylkill Valley Regional Dance Company |

Chesco Pops presents second annual ‘Holiday Pops’ concert

Come celebrate the holidays with the Chester County Pops Orchestra, State Representative Chris Ross and the Chester County Food Bank! The Chesco Pops will present its second annual public holiday concert at Unionville High School, 750 Unionville Road,...

Chester County Pops Orchestra |


  • Entertainment

    “Wood In-vase-ives” exhibit opens at Wharton Esherick Museum

    The Wharton Esherick Museum recently opened its new exhibition Wood In-vase-ives. This juried exhibition features 16 imaginative wooden vases selected from more than 40 entries by jurors Lori Arnold, Executive Director at the Wharton Esherick Museum, Albert LeCoff, Executive Director of the Center for Art in Wood in Philadelphia and Erin Feeney, Project Specialist, Horticulture at Longwood Gardens whose recent work includes their blockbuster Nightscape exhibit.

    Wharton Esherick Museum |

  • Entertainment

    Annual BERKS COUNTY ART™ Show to be held at Greshville Antiques; show slated for Oct. 4 through Oct. 11

    The Annual BERKS COUNTY ART™ Show will be held at Greshville Antiques and Fine Art on Sunday, Oct. 4 through Sunday, Oct. 11. Promoting the works by Berks County artists from 1850-1950, it’s the only show of its kind. This show is held for only eight days, with between 2,500 and 3,000 art enthusiasts attending.

    Greshville Antiques and Fine Art |

  • Entertainment

    Flying Colors Fine Art Show slated for Oct. 17 and 18

    Flying Colors, a group of 19 professional artists, will host its Annual Art Show on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 17 and 18, at Montgomery School’s Bell Hall, 1141 Kimberton Road (Route 113), Chester Springs. The group will showcase newly created framed original works by member artists as well as unframed originals and signed prints. The show is open to the public free of charge on Saturday, Oct. 17, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and on Sunday, Oct. 18, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. In addition to the artwork,...

    From Catherine Peluso Steeman Design |

  • Entertainment

    David Rogers, classical jazz & fusion guitarist, to perform at Chaplin’s

    Solo guitarist David Rogers is slated to perform a concert Thursday, Oct. 15th at 8 p.m. (doors open at 7 p.m.) at Chaplin’s, 66 North Main Street, Spring City.

    From David Rogers |

  • Entertainment

    Phoenixville Kiwanis Club to hold Community Day and Chicken Barbecue

    The Kiwanis Club of Phoenixville is sponsoring their Community Day and Chicken Barbecue on Saturday, Oct. 3 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Reeves Park. This annual event features vendors set up throughout the park selling flea market items and crafts, as well as a chicken barbecue. There is a cost for renting a vendor spot for the flea market. The Kiwanis Club’s website,, contains the downloadable vendor application form, along with information about mailing in...

    Phoenixville Kiwanis |

  • News

    Frances Drost to give concert at St. John’s Church

    Acclaimed singer/songwriter Frances Drost takes the stage at St. John’s on Sept. 27, starting at 4 p.m. The concert will benefit Phoenixville Area Community Services (PACS), a non-profit agency dedicated to providing support, aid and hope for residents in the Phoenixville community who need emergency aid.

    St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church |

  • Entertainment

    Historical Society opens new exhibit featuring Tara Tayan

    A new exhibit opened at the Historical Society of the Phoenixville Area on First Friday, Sept. 4 from 6 to 9 p.m. Barn and Vine: The Lost Path to Phoenixville traces Phoenixville’s rural roots and features the photographic art of Tara Tayan, who captures on film wild, natural places rarely seen, which have become lost to collective memory.

    The Historical Society of the Phoenixville Area |

  • Entertainment

    Forge Theatre announces opening of “Rehearsal for Murder”; auditions for “Opus” also upcoming

    Forge Theatre, located at 241 First Avenue in Phoenixville, has announced the opening of their play “Rehearsal for Murder” for Sept. 11. The play will be performed on Sept. 11-12, 18-19, 20 and 25-27.

    From Forge Theatre |

  • Entertainment

    Aftermath: Photographs by Joel Meyerowitz to be displayed at Berman Museum; exhibition commemorates heroic 9/11 recovery efforts

    On display at the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College from Friday, Sept. 11 through Wednesday, Dec. 23, Aftermath: Photographs by Joel Meyerowitz takes viewers back to the traumatic days, weeks and months that followed the harrowing events of September 11, 2001.

    From Ursinus College |

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