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Actress Carlin Glynn (“Sixteen Candles”) is 77. Singer Smokey Robinson is 77. Singer Lou Christie is 74. Actor Michael Nader (“All My Children”) is 72. Guitarist Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath is 69. Actor Stephen Nichols (“The Young and the Restless”) is 66. Actor Jeff Daniels is 62. ...

Exhibit pushes boundaries on clothing, art

SALEM, Mass. –– They are outfits you might expect to see in Lady Gaga’s closet: a flamingo pink Fiberglas frock and a wooden one-piece replica of Notre Dame Cathedral. But these wild and whimsical ensembles are part of the “WOW –– World of Wearable Art” exhibition opened ...

Lawyer: Client subpoenaed in Fox federal securities inquiry

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors recently subpoenaed a former Fox News employee to testify before a grand jury investigating how 21st Century Fox Inc. handled a sexual harassment scandal, according to her lawyer. Attorney Judd Burstein disclosed the subpoena Wednesday at a court hearing ...

San Francisco’s Summer of Love concert hits major hurdle

SAN FRANCISCO — Aging rockers from Jefferson Starship led a protest on the steps of City Hall to send a message to San Francisco officials: We built this city on free rock and roll. Thursday’s protest and a hearing inside City Hall that followed marked the latest twist in a battle with ...

Today’s birthdays

Author Toni Morrison is 86. Movie director Milos Forman is 85. Vocalist Yoko Ono is 84. Singer Herman Santiago of Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers is 76. Singer Irma Thomas is 76. Actress Jess Walton (“The Young and the Restless”) is 71. Singer Dennis DeYoung (Styx) is 70. Actress Cybill ...

Model Karlie Kloss sorry for a culturally insensitive spread

NEW YORK — White model Karlie Kloss is apologizing for appearing in a fashion spread in Vogue’s diversity issue styled as a geisha, calling it culturally insensitive. Kloss, who has Danish and German roots, was photographed by Mikael Jansson in a black wig and wears a kimono in one shot ...

Fashion insiders declare ‘I Am an Immigrant’ in new video

NEW YORK — While some fashion designers have always been overtly political, the recently wrapped New York Fashion Week just a month after President Donald Trump’s inauguration included a broader range of brands addressing these tumultuous times. On Friday, the day after shows concluded, ...

Dick Bruna, ‘spiritual father’ of rabbit Miffy, dies at 89

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Dick Bruna, the Dutch “spiritual father” of Miffy, the white rabbit who enchanted millions of young children around the world for more than half a century, has died at age 89, his publisher announced Friday. Decades before Instagram made square images immensely ...

Scott Pemberton Band

By ISAIAH BRITTON Sun-Gazette Correspondent When Scott Pemberton was growing up in Portland, Oregon, his family did not own a television. The Pembertons were devoutly religious and part of a group which forbade its members from enjoying much of pop culture, including listening to music ...

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Friends of the Pipes present Phil Maue

LOCK HAVEN — The third concert of the Friends of the Pipes at Great Island Winter Recital Series will be presented at 2 p.m. Feb. 26, in the church sanctuary, 12 W. Water St. Phil Maue will provide a program of major works for organ on Great Island Presbyterian Church’s digital organ, an ...

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Riverstage Community Theatre will present “A Raisin in the Sun” at the former Lewisburg High School Auditorium, 815 Market St., Lewisburg 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

Riverstage Community Theatre presents ‘A Raisin in the Sun’

By JACK FELIX Sun-Gazette Correspondent LEWISBURG — Poet and playwright Lorraine Hansberry uses the analogy of “A Raisin in the Sun” as the title of her Tony Award nominated American drama. RiverStage Community Theatre presents “A Raisin In The Sun” as the premiere production ...

Momix brings magic of American Southwest to Weis Center stage

LEWISBURG — Momix, a company of dancer-illusionists, will perform a piece called “Opus Cactus” at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Weis Center for the Performing Arts. The performance is part of the Weis Center’s Family Discovery Series and is suggested for ages 8 and above. After a ten-year ...

Lycoming College presents ‘Hansel and Gretel’ opera

The Lycoming College Music and Theatre Departments will present Engelbert Humperdinck’s opera “Hansel and Gretel” at 8 p.m. on Feb. 17 and 18 at the Mary L. Welch Theatre. Presented in English translation, the beloved German children’s tale is brought to life by Lycoming College ...

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Converge Gallery will show John Breiner’s work entitled, “Fungus Among Us,” beginning March 3 with an opening being held 6-9 p.m.

Converge Gallery presents ‘Fungus Among Us’

March brings the Converge Gallery debut of John Breiner with his show, “Fungus Among Us.” This exhibition is ultimately about the interaction of humans and nature. Breiner loves contemplating the idea of humans taking from nature and then nature eventually reclaiming what humans took. This ...

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“Taboo” airs at 10 p.m. Tuesdays on FX.

TV review: With only two episodes left, sparks fly on ‘Taboo’

Never has a show experienced such an about-face in the middle of a season as “Taboo,” when it rebounded last Tuesday from its first four lackluster weeks. Gone is the muddled storytelling and sleepy pacing; with only two episodes left, the series has stepped effortlessly back into the ...

This image released by Universal Pictures shows Jamie Dornan as Christian Grey, left, and Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele in "Fifty Shades Darker." (Doane Gregory/Universal Pictures via AP)

Movie review: ‘Fifty Shades Darker’

“Fifty Shades Darker,” the sequel to “Fifty Shades of Grey,” the terrible Twilight fan faction mass marketed to middle aged mothers everywhere as thrilling and sexy, is every bit as inept and clumsy as its delusional predecessor. Worse yet, this erotically plotted and marketed material ...

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Roadside Revolution will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday at the 4th Street Grille & Ale House at The Genetti Hotel, 200 W. Fourth St.

Roadside Revolution to perform fundraiser concert for SPCA

Roadside Revolution, a group made up of members of The Sirens, will perform a concert and SPCA fundraiser at 8 p.m. Saturday, at the 4th Street Grille & Ale House at The Genetti Hotel, 200 W. Fourth St. The Sirens, an all-female, five-piece band, has been together for 32 years. In the ...

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Uptown Music Collective to perform tribute concert to the late David Bowie

At 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23, 24 and 25, and 2 p.m. Feb. 25, the Uptown Music Collective will present “The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust,” a tribute concert in memory of the late, great David Bowie, Community Theatre League, 100 W. Third St. The multi-media concert event will feature a complete ...

Studio 570: New theater company looking to build an identity in city

With the creation of Studio 570, Williamsport’s latest professional theatre company, Jared Whitford, artistic director felt it was a perfect time with the rapid growth of the art, music and theatre community growing in Williamsport and the surrounding areas. Coupled with the convenience ...

LHU presents ‘No Place In Between,’ an art exhibition by Philip LaVelle

LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven University department of visual and performing arts is pleased to present an art exhibition by visiting artist Philip LaVelle with, “No Place In Between.” An opening reception and artist’s talk will be held 6-8 p.m. Feb. 27 in Sloan Fine Arts Gallery. ...