PRESS PHOTO BY PAUL WILLISTEIN
Attending the opening reception for "Gabriela Gonzalez Dellosso: Symbolism & Romance," through Aug. 8, David E. Rodale and Rodale Family Galleries, The Baum School of Art, 510 W. Linden St, Allentown, are, from left: Shannon S. Fugate, Executive Director, Baum School; Carol Bury, Exhibition Sponsor, "Symbolism & Romance"; Dr. Christine I. Oaklander, Guest Curator, "Symbolism & Romance"; Jack Bury, Exhibition Sponsor, "Symbolism & Romance...
@Body.8 Days Head: LEHIGH VALLEY SUMMER THEATER
"Ain't Misbehavin,'" Aug. 14 - Sept. 7, Bucks County Playhouse, 70 S. Main St., New Hope. 215-862-2121
"Annie Get Your Gun," 8 p.m. Aug. 8, 9; 6 p.m. Aug. 10, Pennsylvania Playhouse, Illicks Mill Road, Bethlehem. 610-865-6665
Bo Leictreach (Irish for Electric Cow) GreenPlay Festival, 7 p.m. Aug. 15, 7 p.m. Aug. 16, 8 p.m. Aug.17: "Overheard in the Bar of Dooley's Hotel, Birr," by Lorca Gitano; "Draw A Line in the Water," by...
@Body.8 Days Head: LITERARY EVENTS
ALLENTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY
1210 Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-820-2400
The Wilhelm Brothers, 2 p.m. Aug. 9
Lap-sit Story Time, 10 a.m. Thursdays: Up to 2-year-olds
Time for Twos, 6 p.m. Wednesdays; 10:15 a.m. Fridays: 2-year-olds
Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m., 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays, 2 p.m. Thursdays: 3- to 5-year-olds
Family Story Time, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays
@Body.8 Days Head: BETHLEHEM PUBLIC LIBRARY...
Steely Dan, 7 p.m. Aug. 6: Steel Stage, Musikfest. Grammy recipients and Rock And Roll Hall of Fame members Steely Dan, formed by Donald Fagen and Walter Becker in 1972, has sold more than 40 million albums with the hits "Do It Again," "Reelin' in the Years," "Rikki Don't Lose That Number," "F.M.," "Peg," "Deacon Blues," "Hey Nineteen" and "Babylon Sisters."
@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS
Toyota Pavilion, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. 800-468-7669
Kiss, Def Leppard, 7 p.m. Aug. 9
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...
"Lucy" is a foreign art house film masquerading as a blockbuster, or vice versa.
Luc Besson's crackling direction keeps the story moving faster than you can say "CPH4."
CPH4 is the synthetic substance that gives Lucy (Scarlett Johansson) superpowers that would make the Hulk or any Marvel Comics superhero green with envy.
And while there is the de rigueur car chase scene (directors are still trying to top "Bullitt," 1968, and "The French Connection," 1971), the expected...
Rudyard Kipling's tale: Teague Fernandez (Mowgli), left, and Beth Kressin (Kaa The Python), right, star in the Allentown Public Theatre production of "The Jungle Book," 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 adapted by Tim Kelly from Rudyard Kipling's tale of a boy raised by jungle animals in India. Allentown Public Theatre Board President Marcie Schlener directs "The Jungle Book." The puppet and costumes are...
@Body.8 Days Head: ART EXHIBITS
ALLENTOWN ART MUSEUM
31 N. Fifth St., Allentown. 610-432-4333
Of Heaven and Earth: 500 Years of Italian Painting from Glasgow Museums, through Sept. 7, Scheller Gallery.
Francisco's Goya's "Los Caprichos," through Sept. 9, Rodale Gallery
Destinations in Paintings: The Kasten Collection, through Aug. 17, Butz Gallery
Platinum Visions: Photographs by Thomas John Shillea, through Sept. 28, Payne Hurd Gallery
Weezer, 7 p.m. Aug. 9, Steel Stage: Weezer, which includes Rivers Cuomo, Patrick Wilson, Brian Bell and Scott Shriner, formed in Los Angeles in 1992. The group has released nine-full length albums and six EPs, selling more than 10 million records. The group's debut, "Weezer" was followed up with "Make Believe" (2005). Its hits include "Undone (The Sweater Song)" and "Beverly Hills."
The State Theatre Center for the Arts, Inc. seeks evaluators for its Emmy Award winning Freddy Awards program for high school music theater.
The program, introduced in 2003, sends evaluators to review each of the approximately 30 high school musicals entered from Lehigh and Northampton counties and in Warren County, N.J.
Evaluators attend at least 14 shows during the season and must submit evaluation forms which cover 21 performance and production categories.