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Second annual Alvin C. Bush Memorial Art Show to take place this weekend

MUNCY — The second annual Alvin C. Bush Memorial Art Show will be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. This event will be held rain or shine inside the large tent and on the grounds of the Bush House Estate, 231 S. Lycoming Mall Road. The Grilled Cheese Cafe food ...

Community Theatre League invigorates audiences with ‘Miracle Worker’

The volatile relationship between a lonely, blind teacher and her young “wild child” charge makes “The Miracle Worker” thoughtful, compelling theater. The Community Theatre League’s production of William Gibson’s “The Miracle Worker” has 7:30 p.m. performances on Friday, ...

Otto Bookstore features author Cutter Wood

The Otto Bookstore, 107 W. Fourth St., will be hosting a book signing of Cutter Wood’s newly released book, “Love and Death in the Sunshine State” 6-8 p.m. Friday as part of Williamsport’s First Friday series. The book was released on April 17 by Algonquin Books, a major American ...

Williamsport’s own Cadillac Cats return to The Brickyard

The Cadillac Cats, a Williamsport-based five-piece band, will give a return performance 7-10 p.m. Saturday at The Brickyard Restaurant and Ale House, 343 Pine St. The Cadillac Cats have been playing an eclectic blend of blues-based music throughout northcentral Pennsylvania since 2013. Their ...

Movie review: ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

With a whopping total of 18 movies all leading to one grand showdown, Marvel had to make sure that “Avengers: Infinity War” would live up to its great expectations. Leaving the theater on opening night, I knew that it undoubtedly did. I was truly floored after seeing this movie. The Russo ...

Uptown Music Collective brings Rolling Stone tribute to Millbrook Playhouse

MILL HALL — The Uptown Music Collective will perform “Gimme Shelter: A Tribute to The Rolling Stones" 7 p.m. Friday and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday at Millbrook Playhouse, 258 Country Club Lane. The tribute will feature Collective students who have been diligently preparing for this event ...

One-woman show stars Aubrey Potash

MIFFLINBURG — Even a few Civil War buffs may not recognize the name Kate Chase. But Aubrey Potash not only recognizes the name but will portray her and other characters in “Miss Chase, Mr. Lincoln.” The one-woman show with music will be presented at 12:30 p.m. May 8 and May 29 at the ...

Musical Pictures

The Williamsport Symphony Orchestra, directed by Maestro Gerardo Edelstein will continue to not only showcase their talent, but bring beautiful compositions of classical arrangements to city audiences 7:30 p.m. May 15 at the Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St. The symphony has arranged a ...

Celebrate Cinco De Mayo with Doc & Gregie

The anti-acoustic rock duo, Doc & Gregie, that plays songs by Led Zeppelin, Michael Jackson, Kenny Wayne, among many other bands, will be jamming together from 9 p.m. to midnight Saturday at the Genetti Taphouse, 200 W. Fourth St. Doc & Gregie have been playing together since ...

Pearls of parenting wisdom from the real Bow Johnson

NEW YORK — When it comes to parenting advice, you’ve got your homegrown experts, your celebrities, the granola crunchy crowd and your “bad moms” who write funny books about drinking and cursing their way through rearing children. Sometimes, though, there’s a mom who writes a book that ...

‘N Sync reunites to receive Hollywood Walk of Fame star

LOS ANGELES — There were thousands of screaming fans, songs and jokes — just like old times as ‘N Sync reunited to get their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. It was one of the largest crowds for a star unveiling as fans lined the block to catch a glimpse of Justin Timberlake, JC ...

Welcome to the partisan fury, Michelle Wolf

NEW YORK — White House Correspondents Association roaster Michelle Wolf joins a club with likes of Kathy Griffin, Khizr Khan, Stormy Daniels and David Hogg — little-known or unknown figures who suddenly became surrogates for the hyper-partisan rhetorical warfare of the Trump ...

‘Rocking Road to Dublin’ rocks out in city

By A.M. WERTZ Sun-Gazette Correspondent Williamsport has seen — and enjoyed — its fair share of traditional Irish performances, including the familiar “Lord of the Dance” and “Riverdance.” But, it has never seen anything like the “Rockin’ Road to Dublin.” In fact, no one ...

Acoustic Martin and company to play at Deane Center

WELLSBORO — Acoustic Martin and Company has been rocking Philadelphia to the Jersey Shore since January of 2015 when the band was founded. At 7:30 p.m. May 11, this popular trio is bringing its eclectic mix of songs to the Deane Center for the Performing Arts with a concert in the Gallery ...

Arthaus Projects to hold Steamroller Print Day

In conjunction with their current exhibit, “Under Pressure,” showcasing regional printmakers, Arthaus Projects will be hosting a demonstration of a unique method of printmaking using an industrial pavement roller to turn the street into a gigantic printing press from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. ...

Civic Chorus presents Mozart and Poulenc at concert Sunday

The Williamsport Civic Chorus is honored to present signature works from two musical masters: Coronation Mass by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and Gloria by Francis Poulenc 3 p.m. Sunday, at St. John’s-Newberry United Methodist Church, 2101 Newberry St. The concert highlights two very different ...

Stomp out heroin and opioids

DUBOISTOWN — Seventeen bands will come together, Rockin’ for Life and to Stomp Out Heroin and Opioids at noon Sunday at The Valley Inn, 204 Valley St., to raise money for West Branch Drug and Alcohol Abuse Commission. Eight years ago, Gross was in a car accident and went from doctor to ...

‘American Voices’ presented May 4

The Williamsport Chamber Choir and Orchestra (WCCO) will present a choral concert titled “American Voices, Songs of American Composers” under the direction of Dr. Daniel Hall with Jeff Johnson accompanist at 7:30 May 4 at Clarke Chapel, Lycoming College. Featured will be “Five Hebrew Love ...

Movie review: ‘I Feel Pretty’

By JOCELYN NOVECK AP National Writer If you’ve ever walked into a store and were embarrassed to tell the salesperson your real size, or entered the gym locker room and wanted to hide, you’re part of the target audience for Amy Schumer’s “I Feel Pretty.” Whatever age or gender you ...