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‘Legendary’ exhibit at The African American Museum in Philadelphia explores house ballroom culture

By Tara Lynn Johnson For Digital First Media |


  • Theater

    Phoenixville Area High School presents ‘Hairspray’ this weekend

    The Phoenixville Area High School Theatre Guild presents “Hairspray” this weekend at the District Auditorium at Phoenixville Area Middle School, 1330 Main St. The production opened Thursday night and will also play Friday and Saturday nights beginning at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for students and seniors.


  • News

    Spring-Ford artists bring home awards from two shows

    ROYERSFORD >> Three talented Spring-Ford Area High School art students recently placed in top spots in two local art shows.

    By Christine Mawhinney Lark For Digital First Media |

  • Features/People

    Phoenixville native hopes his ‘Hunger Games’ speaking part inspires local youth

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Phoenixville native Charles Kronmuller, a pilot by trade, recently found his way into the blockbuster franchise “The Hunger Games,” playing a pilot on the big screen.

    By Virginia Lindak For Digital First Media |

  • Performing arts

    Ursinus to host ‘Hamlet’ as told with puppetry and slapstick

    Austin Texas’ Hidden Room Theater brings to campus “Der Bestrafte Brudermord,” a new translation of a version of Shakespeare’s “Hamlet.” The free event is on March 25 at 8 p.m. and is open to the public.

    Courtesy of Ursinus College |

  • Theater

    Urinus College Theater presents ‘Lend Me a Tenor’ to close out March

    What happens when the greatest tenor of a generation is invited to perform in Cleveland? Audiences enjoy a laugh-fest.

    By Phoenix Staff |

  • News

    Spring City antique shop aids ghost hunters seeking “trigger items”

    SPRING CITY >> Halloween may be long over but the ghost hunt has just begun.

    By Marian Dennis @MarianDennis1 on Twitter |

  • Theater

    PVMS West to perform ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’

    ZIEGLERVILLE >> Perkiomen Valley Middle School West will present the musical, “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,” from March 13 to 15 in the school auditorium.

    By Digital First Staff |

  • Theater

    PHOTOS: Phoenixville Area Middle School performs ‘Beauty and the Beast Jr.’

    Phoenixville Area Middle School students sang familiar tunes and transported audiences to a magical kingdom straight out of a Disney film last weekend when they performed “Beauty and the Beast Jr.” at the middle school’s auditorium.


  • Theater

    Methacton Community Theatre presents ‘Mother Truckers’

    Breaker One Nine. Breaker One Nine. This is “Mother Truckers” comin’ atcha on Friday, March 6 at the Center Square Golf Club in Worcester. This entertaining original comedy by local playwrights, Judith Sapperstein and Gary Murway, is presented by Methacton Community Theater in partnership with the Center Square Golf Club in their continuing efforts to bring the dining plus live performance experience to the Montgomery County area. “Mother Truckers” runs...

    Courtesy of Methacton Community Theatre |

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