Arts and Culture

Dave Mason to perform at State Theatre

STATE COLLEGE — Tickets are on sale now to see Dave Mason at The State Theatre, 130 E. College Ave., on Nov. 11 at 8 p.m. Best known for his soulful voice and unsurpassed guitar playing, Dave was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame as a founding member of the group Traffic, and ...

Free ‘Let’s Dance’ workshop to teach musical choreography

STATE COLLEGE—The Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State will partner with the university’s College of Health and Human Development and Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders to present “Let’s Dance”, a movement workshop for families. The event, free and open to ...

Williamsport Community Theatre League to present ‘Romeo and Juliet’

WILLIAMSPORT — The tragic tale of star-crossed lovers from two sparring families, written by one of history’s greatest dramatists. Fate brings two teenagers together, as they attempt to build a new life with one another in the midst of a world set against them. Told with bawdy humor, ...

Williamsport Civic Chorus to start up its 75th year

WILLIAMSPORT — Can it be? The Williamsport Civic Chorus has been bringing music, camaraderie and fun to Williamsport for 75 years? It’s true! And this year is going to be a great one, marked by concerts celebrating the Journey of Life in the Fall, and collaborating with the ...

Blanchard woman to showcase art during First Friday in Williamsport

WILLIAMSPORT — A local woman will be showcasing her art work at Gustonian, 357 Pine St., Williamsport, tomorrow during Williamsports First Friday events. Rebecca (Grenell) Melzer, of Blanchard, is a full-time youth minister in the area. Art, doodling, and painting have always been hobbies ...

Millbrook Playhouse to hold 2018-19 Youth Ensemble auditions

MILL HALL — Millbrook Playhouse is pleased to announce auditions for the 2018-19 Youth Ensemble. The auditions will take place Wednesday, Sept. 12 and Thursday, Sept. 13 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Those who wish to audition should plan on spending the full two hours at the audition. No late ...

EVENTSPLANNER

TOP SHOWS SEPT. 19 - Joseph (the Closner sisters) 8 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College, 814-272-0606. www.thestatetheatre.org SEPT. 20 - Veronica Swift 7:30 p.m., Penn State’s Schwab Auditorium. Ticket information: 814-863-0255. www.cpa.psu.edu SEPT. ...

Reel Time

MOVIE LISTINGS starting Friday Call ahead to check the times before you go. ­­­ROXY THEATRE East Main St., Lock Haven 570-748-ROXY www.roxymovies.com THE NUN (R) - 7:00 & 9:00 Fri/ 2:00 7:00 9:00 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 Mon-Thurs THE HAPPYTIME MURDERS (R) - 7:00 ...

MUSICSCENE

FRIDAY - Phil Reeder Solo Guitar playing acoustic eclectic, 8 p.m., Avenue 209 Coffee House, 209 Bellefonte Ave., Lock Haven, 570-748-7414. — — — To have your musical line-up announced at no charge in Music Scene, send us the information through our website: www.lockhaven.com, by ...

48th Annual Lock Haven Jaycee’s Regatta kicks off Friday

LOCK HAVEN — Food, rides, arts and crafts sales, good music and especially adrenaline-pumping speed boat racing — that’s what makes the annual Lock Haven Area Jaycees Regatta so popular. “Boaters love Lock Haven,” said DuWayne Kunes, Jaycees treasurer.“They enjoy the course ...

Jonathan Sweeney is Regatta Grand Marshall

LOCK HAVEN — He loves to laugh and make others laugh. He enjoys playing video games, board games and watching YouTube videos. His interests are those of most 12 year-old boys. Jonathan M. Sweeney, 12, of Centre Hall, is a quick-witted boy with a good sense of humor who doesn’t let ...

Racers travel ‘across the pond’ for 2018 Jaycee’s Regatta

The Lock Haven Jaycee’s annual Regatta brings boating enthusiasts from all across the state and even the country. All of them coming to watch fast boats speed across the Susquehanna River as well as enjoy good food and excellent entertainment. This year that range will stretch across the ...

Cantus to perform ‘Alone Together’ concert at PSU

STATE COLLEGE—Cantus has been called “the premier men’s vocal ensemble in the United States” (Fanfare). The a capella octet will make its second appearance at Penn State when it performs “Alone Together,” an introspective look at what it means to connect in our modern world, at ...

Artist J.E. Crum will showcase work

BELLEFONTE — Local elementary art teacher and artist Jennifer Crum-Wilson, known as Mrs.Wilson to her students, will have a variety of fine art prints of her work on exhibition at The Bellefonte Art Museum starting in September through November. All prints are for sale and are limited ...

Eric Ian Farmer presents Unity Through the Arts

STATE COLLEGE– Eric Ian Farmer, a local singer/songwriter, shares his songs about relationships, social awareness, and finding one’s path in life while keeping alive classics by artists like Marvin Gaye, Otis Redding, and Bob Marley. He has invited over a dozen State College area ...

Meet the authors at Schlow Centre Region Library

STATE COLLEGE – The Children’s Department of Schlow Centre Region Library, 211 S. Allen St., State College, will host a free Meet the Authors event from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9. Featured authors and guests include Conn Thieman, a Penn State alum who wrote the children’s book “A ...

Community Theatre League announces 2018-19 season

WILLIAMSPORT — The Community Theatre League, located in downtown Williamsport, is proud to announce its 2018-19 season. Affectionately known as CTL, the theatre company, entering its 42nd year, is a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization which aims to educate, enrich, and entertain ...

Suburbia record release in State College

PHOTO PROVIDED Spookyboy (Will Harvey) and Hughes 402 (Jack Williams) will be presenting their record, Suburbia, Sept. 14 at 10 p.m. in The Attic at The State Theatre. The album release show will include special guest performances by L.O.V.E and Lil Whimsy.

EVENTSPLANNER

TOP SHOWS SEPT. 19 - Joseph (the Closner sisters) 8 p.m., The State Theatre SEPT. 20 - Veronica Swift 7:30 p.m., Penn State’s Schwab Auditorium. Ticket information: 814-863-0255. www.cpa.psu.edu SEPT. 27 - Tony Danza 7:30 p.m., Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., ...