Monthly Archives: April 2015

Cherry Blossom Festival in Allentown this Saturday

Save yourself the drive to Washington, D.C. or Philadelphia to check out the cherry blossoms and festivities and instead, take the short scenic drive to Allentown’s Cedar Beach (the great green park between Parkway Drive and Hamilton Street; 2600 Parkway Blvd) … Continue reading

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Coming to the End of High School Theater Season….

We are coming to the end of the high school music theater season, and many college theater programs are also finishing up their year this weekend. (Don’t despair, there will be much to see in the months to come, thanks … Continue reading

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It’s a Wonderful Weekend for Music

If you are in the mood for music, your only worry this weekend will be how to decide from the many choices. Friday night, April 24th, the primary choices are between big band jazz and barbershop music; although you can … Continue reading

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From Fraktur to Steampunk

This is a great time to celebrate art ranging from fraktur to steampunk, with a few stops in between. Local Upper Perk artists Brad Hendershot and Katie Krieg are guest speakers at this month’s public meeting of the Pottstown Area Artists Guild. … Continue reading

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Get your tickets today for this week’s arts events

It’s not too late to get tickets to hear former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins speak tonight at Lehigh University (Zoellner Arts Center, 420 E. Packer Ave., Bethlehem). Notations: Billy Collins begins at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday evening, April 14, … Continue reading

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Art on Main Fundraiser for Make Music Upper Perk 2015

The wonderful folks at Art on Main created this painting especially to celebrate Make Music Upper Perk, and have generously set aside the evening of Sunday, April 19, 2015 to offer a fundraiser event for the music festival where you … Continue reading

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Spring Music and Musicals

With the arrival of spring and spring showers, this is also peak season for high school musicals and concerts. It is also time for the Spring Bell Festival in Bethlehem, at Holy Trinity Lutheran (Third Ave and W. Market Street) … Continue reading

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