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Arts and Culture

South Hills to present Sultanz of Swing at summer concert Sunday

South Hills School of Business & Technology announces the ninth event of its 2022 Music Picnic Series. On Sunday, Aug. 7, free entertainment will begin at 6 p.m. on the north lawn with Sultanz of Swing. Based out of State College, the Sultanz cover several genres, from big band swing tunes ...

‘Dickinson’ isn’t your usual, dry period piece

As I’ve been known to do, my justification for this Throwback Thursday is a stretch. Although AppleTV+’s “Dickinson” ran from 2019 to 2021, since it’s very loosely based on the life of famous 19th century poet, Emily Dickinson, I like to think it sort of falls into this ...

CCAC to hold annual 2D3D juried exhibit

LOCK HAVEN — The Clinton County Arts Council will present its 2022 Juried Regional 2D3D exhibit, opening this Friday, Aug. 5, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at The Station Gallery, 2 E. Bald Eagle St. Thirty eight pieces of art will be showcased from 16 artists, according to CCAC President Carol ...

Altoona Symphony Orchestra announces summer spectacular performance

ALTOONA — The Altoona Symphony Orchestra ALTOONA is excited to announce its annual concert at Canal Basin ASO Summer Spectacular on Saturday, Aug. 20. This community favorite is a great opportunity to get outdoors and enjoy a family friendly concert, weather depending of course, and are ...

Five high school students to serve as National Student Poets

NEW YORK (AP) — Five high school students have received a prize that will enable them to share their passion for poetry in their communities and beyond, while receiving a $5,000 cash award. Students from New York City to Sante Fe, New Mexico have been named National Student Poets, an honor ...