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Spotlight On: 'Aladdin' rides into Miller Symphony Hall

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

Legendary storyteller Scheherazade comes to life at 2 p.m. April 13, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown, in Enchantment Theatre's production of "Aladdin and Other Enchanting Tales."

Landis Smith, Artistic Director and head of production for the show, explains that the idea for "Aladdin and other Enchanting Tales" came after the Enchantment Theatre, based in Philadelphia, toured the country with an orchestral performance of Rimsky-Korsakov's "Scheherazade."

8 DAYS A WEEK

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head: CINEMA

ARTSQUEST CENTER

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

"The Grand Budapest Hotel," 4:15, 7:30 p.m. April 9, 10, 11; 1:30, 3:45, 6, 8 p.m. April 12; 1:15, 3:30, 5:15, 7:30, 9:45 p.m. April 13; 1, 3:30, 6, 8:30 p.m. April 14; 1, 4, 6:45 p.m. April 15; 4:30 p.m. April 16; 4:15, 7:30 p.m. April 17

"Le Week-End," 12:45, 2:45, 4:45, 6:45, 8:45 p.m. April 11, 12, 13; noon, 2:05, 4:10, 6:15 p.m. April 14; 12:30, 2:45, 5:15 p.m. April 15; 7:30 p.m. April 16; 4:30, 7:45 p.m. April 17

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

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@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

MONTAGE MOUNTAIN

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

Journey, Steve Miller Band, 7 p.m. June 10

Styx, Foreigner, Don Felder, 8 p.m. July 4

@Body.8 Days Head: MORAVIAN COLLEGE

Foy Concert Hall, Priscilla Payne Hurd Campus, Main and Church streets, Bethlehem. 610-861-1300

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by The Press in Focus

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@Body.8 Days Head: LEHIGH VALLEY STAGE

"Annie Jr.," 6 p.m. April 10, 11; 11 a.m., 2 p.m. April 12, Civic Theatre School, Civic Theatre of Allentown, 527 N. 19th St., Allentown. civictheatre.com, 610-432-8943

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 7 p.m. June 3, 4: National Tour, State Theatre for The Arts, 453 Northampton St., Easton. statetheatre.org, 1-800-999-STATE, 610-252-3132

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

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@Body.8 Days Head: LITERARY EVENTS

ALLENTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY

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

Mike McGrath, 7 p.m. April 9: "Swing Into Spring"

Monach Dance Company, 2 p.m. May 3

Hot Bijouxx, 7 p.m. May 7

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 CITY HALL

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

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@Body.8 Days: DANCE

ALLENTOWN AREA SWING DANCE SOCIETY

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

East Coast Swing, 7 p.m. April 15, 22

Hustle, 7 p.m. April 22, 29

Salsa, 7 p.m. April 29

Social Dance, 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays

@Body.8 Days Head: ANTONIO SALEMME FOUNDATION

Empire Ballroom, 542 Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-433-4150

Lehigh Valley Tango Society, 7 p.m. Wednesdays: "Tango Practicas"

@Body.8 Days Head: JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER OF ALLENTOWN

702 N. 22nd St., Allentown. 610-435-3571

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

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@Body.8 Days Head: ART EXHIBITS

ALLENTOWN ART MUSEUM

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

Gala Dinner Dance and Auction, 7 p.m. April 12

Assemblage: Contemporary Fiber Art, through May 18, Goodman Gallery

Paul Harryn: Essence of Nature, through May 18, Scheller, Rodale and Fowler Galleries

Abstract Fridays, 2 p.m. Fridays, through May 18

Artventures, 12:30 - 3 p.m. Sundays

@Body.8 Days Head: AMERICA ON WHEELS MUSEUM

5 N. Front St., Allentown. 610-432-4200

Brilliant Brass Beauties, through April 30

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

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@Body.8 Days Head: EVENTS, FESTIVALS

ALLENTOWN FAIR

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

Mötley Crüe, Alice Cooper, 7 p.m. Aug. 27

Lady Antebellum, 7 p.m. Aug. 28

Tim McGraw, Jana Kramer, 7 p.m. Aug. 29

Hunter Hayes, The Swon Brothers, 7 p.m. Aug. 30

@Body.8 Days Head: ARTSQUEST CENTER

SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-3378

SmartsQuest Trivia, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Lee & Stella Yee Family Connect Zone

@Body.8 Days Head: HAWK MOUNTAIN SANCTUARY

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

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@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

ARTSQUEST

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

Leo Kottke, 7:30 p.m. April 10, Musikfest Café

Fishtank Ensemble, 8 p.m. April 10, Musikfest Café

John Beacher, 8 p.m. April 11, Capital BlueCross Creativity Commons. Free

Caitlin Mahoney, 8 p.m. April 12, Capital BlueCross Creativity Commons. Free

The Blues Brotherhood, 8 p.m. April 12: Blues Brothers tribute, Musikfest Café

Alex Radus, 8 p.m. April 18, Capital BlueCross Creativity Commons. Free