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Getting to the roots at Godfrey Daniels

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 by CAMILLE CAPRIGLIONE Special to The Press in Focus

What drives a group of young men to leave the comforts of home, forgo the stability of a nine-to-five paycheck, and tour nearly year-round?

The members of Girls, Guns and Glory can tell you. Music has been their ticket to see the United States and beyond, and they embrace meeting people from all walks of life.

With three album releases in as many years, their fourth release, "Sweet Nothings" is a celebration of fun-loving and hard times, and possesses a honky-tonk style that is...

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Wednesday, January 22, 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

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

Sunshine Superman, 8 p.m. Jan. 24, Capital BlueCross Creativity Commons

The Vulcans, 8 p.m. Jan. 25, Capital BlueCross Creativity Commons

Big Valley Bluegrass, 8 p.m. Jan. 31, Capital BlueCross Creativity Commons

Meghan Cary, 8 p.m. Feb. 1, Capital BlueCross Creativity Commons...

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

@Body.8 Days Head: LITERARY EVENTS

ALLENTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY

1210 Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-820-2400

Open Mic, 7 - 8:30 p.m. Feb. 5

"Amador," 2 p.m. Jan. 25

"The Day I Saw Your Heart," 2 p.m. Feb. 22

Adult Winter Reading Program, through Feb. 28

Laura Tsaggaris, 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. March 12

Spring Gala Fundraiser for the Allentown Public Library, 6 p.m. April 5

Lap-sit Story Time, 10 a.m. Thursdays: Up to 2-year-olds

Time...

9th annual Student Poetry Project

Monday, January 20, 2014 by The Press in Focus

Submissions are now being accepted for the ninth annual award-winning Student Poetry Project.

In celebration of National Poetry Month in April, poems will be selected in each of the Elementary School, Middle School and High School categories and published in the April 23 and 24 Focus section in the eight Lehigh Valley Press newspapers and web sites.

The student in each of the three categories whose poem is selected for publication on the front page of the Focus section may have...

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Wednesday, January 22, 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," 1:30, 4, 7, 9:25 p.m. Jan. 24; noon, 1:30, 3:55, 7:15, 8:30 p.m. Jan. 25; 12:45, 3:15, 6 p.m. Jan. 26; 4:30, 7:15 p.m. Jan. 27, 28; 4:30, 6:15 p.m. Jan. 29; 2, 4:30, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 30

"Inside Llewyn Davis," 1:45, 4:15, 7:30, 9:45 p.m. Jan. 24; 11:15 a.m., 2:30, 4:45, 6:20, 9:45 p.m. Jan. 25; 1:30, 3:45, 6:15 p.m....

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

@Body.8 Days Head: ART EXHIBITS

ALLENTOWN ART MUSEUM

31 N. Fifth St., Allentown. 610-432-4333

Paul Harryn: Essence of Nature, through May 18

Assemblage: Contemporary Fiber Art, through Feb. 23, Goodman Gallery

The Maiden Creek Series: Watercolors by Matthew Daub, through May 18, Payne Hurd Gallery

The 2014 East Central Pennsylvania Scholastic Art Awards Exhibit, through Feb. 16, Crayola Learning Center

@Body.8 Days Head: AMERICA ON WHEELS...

'Dinosaur Train' stops at MSH

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

The Dinosaur Train steams into the Lehigh Valley with "Dinosaur Train Live, Buddy's Big Adventure," 7 p.m. Jan. 24, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown.

The beloved children's production company, the Jim Henson Company, has brought the popular PBS television show, "Dinosaur Train," to life in a multimedia, live-music extravaganza.

The whole gang, Buddy, Tiny, Shiny Don, Giant Laura and all their friends, will be there. Parents and children alike are expected to be...

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Wednesday, January 22, 2014 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: LEHIGH VALLEY STAGE

"An Evening At A British Music Hall," 8 p.m. Feb. 28, March 1: 40th anniversary show and final performances, Godfrey Daniels 7 E. 4th St. Bethlehem. 610-867-2390

"Choose Your Own Misadventure," 11 p.m. Jan. 25, Blue Cinema, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-3378

"Fancy Nancy," 1, 4 p.m. Feb. 22: Vital Theatre Company, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown. 610-432-6715

"Hair," 7:30...

Pick Oscar winners

Monday, January 20, 2014 by The Press in Focus

Nominations for the 86th Academy awards have been announced.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present the 86th Academy Awards for 2013 outstanding film achievements, 8 p.m. (EST) March 2, Dolby Theatre, Hollywood and Highland Center, Los Angeles. The ceremony is televised live on the ABC television network.

The person who chooses the most correct number of Oscar recipients receives a $50 Penn's Peak gift card; tickets to movies at the Roxy Theatre,...

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

@Body.8 Days: DANCE

ALLENTOWN AREA SWING DANCE SOCIETY

Fearless Fire Company, 1221 S. Front St., Allentown. 610-797-2542

Hustle, 6:30 p.m. Jan. 28, Feb. 4, 11

Cha-Cha, 7 p.m. Jan. 28, Feb. 18, 25

East Coast Swing, 7 p.m. Feb. 18, 25

Country Two-Step, 7 p.m. March. 4, 11

West Coast Swing, 7 p.m. March 18, 25

Night Club Two-Step, 6:30 p.m. March 18, 25

Social Dance, 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays

@Body.8 Days Head: ANTONIO SALEMME...