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Susquehanna Valley Shutterbugs to hold 2nd annual themed photography show

The Susquehanna Valley Shutterbugs will hold an opening night reception for their second annual themed photography show from 6-9 p.m. Friday at the Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society, 858 W. Fourth St.This year's theme is "Transportation." Only photographs ...

Repasz Band to host 7th annual Liberty Classic Community Concert

Beginning Oct. 14, the 7th annual Liberty Classic Community Band Festival kicks off in Williamsport, hosted by the Repasz Band. The three-day event, which will feature more than 100 performers and a world-class conductor, will culminate with a free concert at 1:30 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Community ...

Susquehanna Valley Chorale to open 2016-17 season with two performances

MIDDLEBURG- The Susquehanna Valley Chorale will kick off its new 2016-17 season with "Two Symphonic Masses: Past and Present," at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 and 3 p.m. Oct. 16 at Midd-West High School Auditorium, 540 E. Main St.The two works featured will be "Mass in G" (1815) by Franz Schubert and ...

Wellsboro to hold final First Friday of the year

WELLSBORO - Friday marks the end of the third season of Wellsboro First Fridays.With "Octoberfest" as its theme, First Friday will celebrate summer's last hurrah and anything autumn. It will be held rain or shine from 5-8 p.m. with free art, music and activities for all ages.The Fifth Season, ...

Garden Brothers Circus to present two shows at Penn Armory

Garden Brothers Circus will present two shows in Williamsport, at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Oct. 11 and 12, at the Penn Street Armory, 1302 Penn St.Garden Brothers is celebrating 100 years entertaining families throughout North America. The circus also is one of the last chances to see elephants ...

Movie review: ‘Deepwater Horizon’

Having enjoyed "Date Night," "Lone Survivor" and "Deepwater Horizon," I've decided that if I'm ever in a dire emergency, I want Mark Wahlberg at my side. Considering the latest of these films, I might settle for Kurt Russell, too.Wahlberg and Russell play two heroes from the 2010 drilling-rig ...

Review: Woody Allen’s TV series is a plodding ‘Crisis’

By FRAZIER MOOREAP Television WriterNEW YORK - With Woody Allen's "Crisis in Six Scenes," the screenwriter has let down his director - who coincidentally also falls short. And then there's the leading man, who phones in his performance."Crisis" is right.It was a major coup when Amazon announced ...

Weis Center to present free concert Drums of India with Bickram Ghosh

LEWISBURG - Bickram Ghosh's Drums of India will bring the sounds of India to the stage at 2 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Weis Center for the Performing Arts, 1 Dent Drive.Comprising four master drummers from India playing a variety of traditional Indian drums and supported with sitar, this ensemble has ...

Kardashian joins string of big jewel heist victims

PARIS (AP) - Kim Kardashian West joined a line of victims of major jewel heists when armed robbers entered her Paris residence, chained her to bathroom furnishings and escaped with jewels worth an estimated $10 million. Other thieves have outwitted armed guards and alarm systems or cut through ...

Performer profile: Steve Hulslander

As music is such a major component of his life, it's apt that he is a "Son of A Preacher Man."Born in Kingston, Stephen Nicholas Hulslander's father was a United Methodist pastor and organist with his mother serving as the choral director. Singing as a soprano as a boy, he sang oratorios and ...

Thriller ‘Heidi’s Monkeys’ to begin four-show run

The Halloween thriller "Heidi's Monkeys" will begin its four-show run Friday at the Pajama Factory, 1307 Park Ave.The two-act original play brings to life the macabre world of Heidi Mayerson, a young girl who is convinced that her stuffed toy monkeys have a message from beyond the grave. As ...

Legends of rock come to town

"Legend" is a word that might be used too often - but not in the case of the lineup for the Legends of Rock series, coming to the Community Arts Center beginning in October and featuring icons like Tommy James and the Shondells, Herman's Hermits and Chubby Checker."That's why it's called ...

Comedy show to be held at The Ground Floor

A stand-up comedy show will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday at The Ground Floor 2.0, 2925 W. Fourth St.The comedians performing include Marlyn Flynn, of Williamsport; Megan Desmond, of Lock Haven; Billy Kelly, of Lewisburg; and Kevin Seibert, of Williamsport."The Williamsport area has a remarkable ...

Lycoming College planetarium to host shows for First Friday

Lycoming College will offer two shows in the Detwiler Planetarium, at 6:30 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. Oct. 7, as part of Williamsport's First Friday events. The events are open to the public. Free tickets are available that evening starting at 5 p.m. outside the planetarium. Seating is first come, ...

Fall into the Arts Lake Fest to return

TROUT RUN The annual Fall into the Arts Lake Fest will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 8 and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 9 at 939 Trimble Road.There will be a diverse group of fine art and craft artists from six counties representing blown, torched-worked and repurposed glass; encaustics; ...

Exhibit by Lock Haven native to open at Converge Gallery

Converge Gallery, 140 W. Fourth St., will present the work of Lock Haven native Kurt Herrmann in his upcoming exhibit, "Hot Feet." An opening reception will be held from 6-9 p.m. Oct. 7 during October First Friday activities. The exhibit will run from Oct. 7-29.The schedule at Converge Gallery ...

The Graphic Hive to host second sun-printing course

The Graphic Hive, 140 W. Fourth St., will host a second edition of Print Shirts With The Sun at 1:30 p.m. Oct. 8.The course will be led by artist and fashion enthusiast Brian Spies, who has background in teaching art programs and used to be a screen printer.The chemicals used are safe and ...

‘Not your typical rom-com’

The Lycoming College Department of Theatre and Dance will present "Almost, Maine," a play by John Cariani, from Oct. 5-8 at the Mary L. Welch Theatre.Set in a town so far north it's practically in Canada, "Almost, Maine" combines nine short plays that explore love and loss. It is the middle of ...

Campus Theatre to celebrate 75th anniversary

LEWISBURG - The Campus Theatre, 413 Market St., will celebrate 75 years of cinema with a diamond-themed celebration beginning at noon on Oct. 1.At 1 p.m., the theater will host a screening of "The Pink Panther" (1963), followed by a 4 p.m. showing of "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" (1953), one of ...