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Providence Chamber Orchestra presents ‘London for the Holidays’

Courtesy of St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church |


  • Music

    Fifty-third Philadelphia Folk Festival winds down

    UPPER SALFORD — Philadelphia Folk Festival security volunteer Vic Martinson eloquently summed it up.

    By Brian Bingaman |

  • Music

    VIDEO: Irish Thunder performs at Valley Forge

    UPPER MERION — The thunder heard at Washington Memorial Chapel in Valley Forge National Historical Park Wednesday night surprisingly meant beautiful weather and a song-filled evening.

    By Brendan Wills |

  • Visual arts

    Metalwork art and historical exhibit opens in Phoenixville

    On August’s First Friday, the Historical Society of Phoenixville celebrated opening night of its new art exhibit, “Blasting Heavy Metal!” The evening was a special fusion of honoring the legacy of the Phoenix Iron Company with the future, by featuring local blacksmith artists.

    By Virginia Lindak For 21st Century Media |

  • Theater

    Facetime Theatre presents ‘Tarzan the Stage Musical’

    Facetime Theatre’s Summer Stage II program will be the first in the area to present “Tarzan the Stage Musical” on Aug. 7 and 8 at 7 p.m. and Aug. 9 at 2 p.m. in the beautiful Lenfest Theatre in the Kaleidoscope Performing Arts Center at Ursinus College. Tarzan the Stage Musical is based on Disney’s epic animated film and Edgar Rice Burrough’s story, “Tarzan of the Apes.”

    Courtesy of Facetime Theatre |

  • Visual arts

    Metalwork exhibit to bring past, present together in Phoenixville

    The public will have the chance to learn about Phoenixville’s history as a steel town and see artwork produced in a modern iron forge when the Historical Society of the Phoenixville Area’s newest exhibit opens Friday.

    By Matthew D’Ippolito |

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