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Oscar Contest Entry Form

Monday, January 20, 2014 by The Press in Focus

Here is the entry form for the Lehigh Valley Press Focus section "Readers Pick the Oscars" recipients contest for the 86th Academy Awards:

Actor, Male

Christian Bale, "American Hustle"

Bruce Dern, "Nebraska"

Leonardo DiCaprio, "The Wolf of Wall Street"

Chiwetel Ejiofor, "12 Years A Slave"

Matthew McConaughey, "Dallas Buyers Club"

Actor, Female

Amy Adams, "American Hustle"

Cate Blanchett, "Blue Jasmine"

Sandra Bullock, "...

8 DAYS A WEEK

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 by MIRANDA HEVER Special to the Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

PENN'S PEAK

325 Maury Road, Penn Forest Township. 1-866-605-7325

Kix, 8 p.m. Jan. 31

Fran Cosmo, 8 p.m. Feb. 1

Changes in Latitude, 8 p.m. Feb. 8: Jimmy Buffet tribute

Vince Gill, 8 p.m. Feb. 21

Bruce in the USA, 8 p.m. Feb. 22: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band tribute

Pink Floyd Experience, 8 p.m. March 1: Pink Floyd tribute

Dickey Betts and Great Southern, 8 p.m. March 9

Don Williams, 8...

Quartet to rock State

Monday, January 20, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

"Come over baby, whole lot of shakin' goin' on" at the State Theatre for the Arts, 453 Northampton St., Easton, for the national tour of the Broadway smash, "Million Dollar Quartet," 7 p.m. Jan. 22.

The Tony award-winning musical was inspired by the real-life events of Dec. 4, 1956, the night that Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis met and jammed at Sun Records studio, Memphis, Tenn.

"Million Dollar Quartet" imagines what might have transpired at the...

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Wednesday, January 22, 2014 by MIRANDA HEVER Special to the Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: EVENTS, FESTIVALS

ALLENTOWN FAIRGROUNDS

Agri-Plex, 17th and Chew streets, Allentown. 484-553-2947

LVKC Canine Learning Experience, 9 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. Jan. 25, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Jan. 26, Harris Hall

District 11 Skills USA Championships, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Jan. 29, Agri-Plex

Family Pet Expo, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Feb. 1, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Feb. 2

Antique and Modern Arms Show, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Feb. 8, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Feb. 9

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Classical Views: The very model of a musical comedy

Monday, January 13, 2014 by DIANE WITTRY Special to The Press in Focus

As a conductor, I have always had a fond place in my heart for Gilbert and Sullivan operettas. This interest stems all the way back to 5th grade, when my brother, who was in 6th grade, played the Captain in the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta, "H.M.S. Pinafore."

My brother always had trouble remembering the script's dialogue and lyrics to the songs, so guess who ran around the house helping out by shouting, "I am the Captain of the Pinafore, and a right good captain too," and "What...

SIGAL MUSEUM

Monday, January 13, 2014 by The Press in Focus

A reception will be held 1 - 3 p.m. Jan. 19 for "Antonio Salemme New York - Easton: A Retrospective," continuing through April 6, Sigal Museum, 342 Northampton St., Easton.

The retrospective exhibit of paintings and sculptures by Salemme focuses on the transformation in his art after he moved from New York to Northampton County in 1962.

The will be a presentation at 2 p.m. Feb. 23.

Information: sigalmuseum.org, 610-253-1222.

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Thursday, January 16, 2014 by MIRANDA HEVER Special to the Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

ARTSQUEST

ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-297-7100

Boogie Wonder Band, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 17, Musikfest Café

Chickentown, 8 p.m. Jan. 17, Capital BlueCross Creativity Commons

The Aardvarks, 8 p.m. Jan. 18, Musikfest Café

Real West, 8 p.m. Jan. 18, Capital BlueCross Creativity Commons

The Fabulous Greaseband, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 24, Musikfest Café

Sunshine Superman, 8 p.m. Jan. 24,...

BAUM SCHOOL

Monday, January 13, 2014 by The Press in Focus

The Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley And The Baum School of Art will hold joint exhibitions of selected juried art student entries in The 2014 East Central Pennsylvania Scholastic Art Awards, Jan. 19 - Feb. 2.

An award ceremony and reception is at 1 p.m. Feb. 2, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown.

Students grades 7 to 12 from Carbon, Berks, Lehigh & Northampton counties compete.

Locally, the program offers more than $3,500 in scholarships and...

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Thursday, January 16, 2014 by MIRANDA HEVER Special to the Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: CINEMA

ARTSQUEST CENTER

Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-1300

"August: Osage County," 4:30, 7:15 p.m. Jan. 15; 2, 4:30, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 16; 1:30, 4:15, 7, 9:25 p.m. Jan. 17; 12:15, 1:30, 3:55, 5, 7:15 p.m. Jan. 18; 11:15 a.m., 1:40, 2:30, 6:10 p.m. Jan. 19; 1:15, 3:45, 6:15 p.m. Jan. 20; 4:30, 7:15 p.m. Jan. 21; 4, 6:25 p.m. Jan. 22; 2, 4:30, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 23

"Inside Llewyn Davis," 4:45, 7:30 p.m....

Spotlight On: Wolfe tour stops at Godfrey's

Monday, January 13, 2014 by CAMILLE CAPRIGLIONE Special to The Press in Focus

Todd Wolfe brings his blues, southern rock and psychedelic sounds to Godfrey Daniels, 7 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem, 8 p.m. Jan. 18.

The band, voted September's "Artist of the Month" by RockWired, is led by guitarist-vocalist Wolfe, whose music career spans three decades.

Wolfe began playing in the New York scene in 1979 with his band, Nitetrain. His guitar-playing inspirations include The Beatles, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, The Rolling Stones and George Harrison.

Wolfe's...