In Other News

Kiss goes back to its small market roots on latest tour

By Gary Graff, @GraffonMusic on Twitter |

Lolly & YoYo bring interactive fun to Colonial Theater

Lolly & YoYo, Bucks County music and fitness entertainers for children, will be spreading their playful vibes at the Colonial Theater on Tuesday, Aug. 9. The two have been performing together since 2011. Recently, they have been traveling the coun...

Lolly & YoYo |


  • Entertainment

    LIVE BLOG: Wizard World Comic Con in Philly this weekend

    Wizard World Comic Con is in Philly this weekend and a star-studded cast has come along for the ride, including Marvel stars like Captain America actor Chris Evans.

    Digital First Media |

  • Entertainment

    Montgomery County winners of Tri-County Youth Festival perform June 11

    Winners of the Tri-County Concerts Association’s 74th Annual Youth Festival auditions will appear in recital on Saturday, June 11, at 7 p.m. at the Science Center Theater, Montgomery County Community College, Blue Bell. The young artists include pianists, instrumentalists and vocalists from Montgomery, Chester and Delaware Counties. They will perform works by Bach, Mendelssohn, Mozart, Ravel and Tchaikovsky, among others. Tickets will be available at the door. Students and children...

    Tri-County Youth Festival |

  • Stagecraft

    Steel River’s ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ is a noteworthy production

    With its moving story and memorable music, “Fiddler on the Roof” has been captivating audiences for decades and Steel River Playhouse’s current production continues that tradition.

    By Cheryl Thornburg For Digital First Media |

  • Visual arts

    Phoenixville’s Siobhan Bedford pursuing creative passion

    You know you’re almost there when you see the funeral homes and St. Ann Catholic Church in Phoenixville.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter |

  • Entertainment

    BREWS: Mark your calendars for Ambler Yards Beer Garden, Philly Beer Week and more

    May 19: Ambler Yards Beer Garden, Ambler, PA

    By Matt Brasch For Digital First Media |

  • Art galleries

    Artist Susan Melrath one stop on Chester County Studio Tour

    Oxford native Susan Melrath used to live in Seattle, where folks found her open-to-interpretation paintings accessible.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter |

  • Entertainment

    PV Art and Food Truck Festival slated for May 21 outside PVHS

    Art, music, food and activities for children will all be a part of the fun at the first annual PV Art and Food Truck Festival to be held on Saturday, May 21, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. along Campus Drive.

    Perkiomen Valley School District |

  • Entertainment

    Sights and sounds of Civil War come to Pennypacker Mills June 4-5

    The sights and sounds of a Civil War battle will resound through the Perkiomen Valley on Saturday, June 4, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, June 5 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. as Pennypacker Mills hosts its free Civil War Event. Visitors can experience the Civil War through artillery demonstrations, a daily battle, living history demonstrations, music and songs of the Civil War Era, meeting the Union Generals and a special program for children.

    Montgomery County |

  • Entertainment

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

    International Jazz Day is April 30, so it’s fitting that musicians with various jazz styles will be performing 1 to 7 p.m. April 30 for the Center City Jazz Festival in Philadelphia.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter |

  • Entertainment

    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 |

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