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8 DAYS A WEEK: Concerts, Part One, Venues A to M

Thursday, August 14, 2014 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

AMBRE STUDIO

301 W. Broad St., Bethehem. 610-428-2484

"From Brasilia, Brazil to Bethlehem," 7:30 p.m. Aug. 19: Marvin Falcon, guitar, ukulele; Ted Falcon, violin, mandolin; Gary Lader, piano, accordion

@Body.8 Days Head: ARTSQUEST

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

Mary Radzinski, 8 p.m. Aug. 14: Two-Laugh Minimum Showcase Show, Blue Cinema

ManDudeBro, 10:30 p.m...

Hot Bijouxx's Josephine Baker tribute in 'Jazz Upstairs'

Monday, August 11, 2014 by CAMILLE CAPRIGLIONE Special to The Press in Focus

Hot Bijouxx is an entertaining throwback to Prohibition-era jazz. This energetic band plays a blend of French-gypsy swing waltz with a saucy musette style and a cool bossa nova sound. The group was nominated for a 2014 Lehigh Valley Music Award for Best New Album.

The band's summer tour kicked off on Bastille Day (July 14) and they returned to Musikfest for the third year. Past performances include Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, Riverside Festival of the Arts and the Doylestown Arts...

8 DAYS A WEEK: Concerts, Venues M to W

Thursday, August 14, 2014 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

MONTAGE MOUNTAIN

Toyota Pavilion, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. 800-468-7669

Josh Groban, 7 p.m. Aug. 26

@Body.8 Days Head: PENN'S PEAK

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

Great White, Vixen, 8 p.m. Aug. 15

Winger, Firehouse, 8 p.m. Sept. 5

@Body.8 Days Head: PPL CENTER

Seventh and Hamilton streets, Allentown

The Eagles, Sept. 12

Cher, Sept. 15.

Tom Petty...

8 DAYS A WEEK: Free Concerts In The Parks, Venues A to B

Thursday, August 14, 2014 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head:FREE CONCERTS IN THE PARKS

ALBURTIS PARK

328 S. Main St., Alburtis. 610-463-7725

Jakes Country Band, 3 p.m. Aug. 17

Country Rhythm Band, 3 p.m. Aug. 24

JW and the Buicks, 3 p.m. Aug. 31

@Body.8 Days Head:ALLENTOWN ARTS PARK

Fifth and Linden streets, Allentown. 610-437-7757

Kendal Conrad, noon Aug. 19

Tim Harakal, noon Aug. 26

James Supra & Gordin Gorin, noon Sept. 2

Billy Bauer Band, noon Sept...

LV BALLET GUILD

Monday, August 11, 2014 by The Press in Focus

Ballet Guild of the Lehigh Valley-Pennsylvania Youth Ballet holds open auditions Sept. 14 in its studios, 556 Main St., Bethlehem, for its 46th "Nutcracker" production.

"Nutcracker" performances, including four for school students and three for the public, are the week of Dec. 8, Zoellner Arts Center, Lehigh University, Packer Avenue, Bethlehem.

Ages 6-8 audition 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Ages 9-11 audition 1:30 - 2:45 p.m. Ages 12 and up audition 3 - 4:30 p.m.

Applicants and a...

VALLEY VIVALDI

Monday, August 11, 2014 by The Press in Focus

Pennsylvania Sinfonia Orchestra presents the last of its four Valley Vivaldi summer 2014 chamber ensemble concerts, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 17, Wesley Church, 2540 Center St., Bethlehem.

The program opens with a work for viola and strings by Georg Telemann, in which Agnès Maurer has the solo.

Guest guitarist Zachary Grim has the solo role in the Concerto in D for guitar and strings by Antonio Vivaldi. Cellist Deborah Davis will be featured in Giuseppe Tartini's Concerto in A for cello...

Freddy particpants behind Third Mask's 'Seussical'

Monday, August 11, 2014 by DAWN NIXON Special to The Press in Focus

Third Mask Theatre Group presents the popular children's show, "Seussical the Musical," 7 p.m. Aug. 14, 15, 16; 2 p.m. Aug. 17, Northeast Middle School, 1170 Fernwood St., Bethlehem.

Nicholas Conti, a Bethlehem Township native, Freedom High School graduate and 2008 Freddy Award nominee, formed Third Mask Theatre with friend Jonathan Hoffman in 2011.

"We wanted to give young people the opportunity to participate in theater," says Conti, who is directing "'Seussical." Hoffman is...

New attractions at this year's Musikfest

Monday, August 4, 2014 by The Press in Focus

Dinosaurs roaming through the festival grounds and a replica of a United States Space Shuttle are among new highlights and attractions at the 31st edition of Musikfest, through Aug. 10, Bethlehem.

"Saurus": Close Act Theatre, a Netherlands-based street theater group, presents 18-foot-tall artistic dinosaurs walking (and roaring), 4, 6 and 8 p.m. Aug. 8 - 10, area between Festplatz and Plaza Tropical.

Space Shuttle Blake: A 4/10-scale replica of a United States Space Shuttle...

APT's 'Jungle Book' production is free for children

Friday, August 8, 2014 by DAWN NIXON Special to The Press in Focus

The Allentown Public Theatre (APT) production of "The Jungle Book," based on the book by Rudyard Kipling, features Teague Fernandez, a Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts graduate, as Mowgli.

APT's "The Jungle Book" is presented 6 p.m. Aug. 8, 15 and 2 p.m. Aug. 9, 10, 16 and 17, St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 417 N. Seventh St., Allentown.

"The play is based on the traditional Kipling story and is written by Tim Kelly," says Allentown resident and Public Theatre Board...