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Community Theatre League to hold auditions for ‘Zombie Prom’

The Community Theatre League, 100 W. Third St., will produce the comedy "Zombie Prom" on July 22-24 and is looking for a group of high school and college students to fill the roles. Auditions will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday.Students away at college can audition via email or Skype by ...

Joke’s on you

TruTV's "Impractical Jokers," featuring the acclaimed comedy troupe The Tenderloins, will make an appearance in Williamsport, with shows at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. April 29 at the Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., for their critically praised "The TruTV Impractical Jokers 'Where's Larry?' ...

Lycoming College to hold 9th annual Student Film and Video Festival

Winning videos and films of Lycoming College's ninth annual Student Film and Video Festival will be shown from 7-9 p.m. April 19 at the Carmike Cinemas, 300 W. Fourth St. The event is free and open to the public.The program will feature the winning submissions for films and videos in three ...

Registration now open for 60th annual Way’s Garden art show

The Bald Eagle Art League now is accepting applications for spaces at the 60th annual Way's Garden Art and Craft Show, which will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 12 at Way's Garden, at the corner of Fourth and Maynard streets.Spaces are 10 feet by 10 feet and members of the public as well ...

Uptown Music Collective plans Led Zepplin tribute for spring show

In what is sure to be yet another crowd-pleasing show, the Uptown Music Collective, 848 W. Fourth St., will present "Hammer of the Gods: A Tribute to Led Zeppelin" at 7:30 p.m. April 22 and 23 at the Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St.Led Zeppelin was formed in 1968 and included Robert ...

Blues musician Tony O to perform at Bullfrog Brewery

Blues musician Tony O will perform at 9 p.m. April 30 at the Bullfrog Brewery, 229 W. Fourth St.Hubert Sumlin and Howlin' Wolf dubbed him "Tony O" and passed on a legacy that this NYC-based guitarist holds in sincere regard, delivering an understated and honest approach to traditional, ...

Hamilton-Gibson Productions Women’s Project to debut first production

WELLSBORO - The Hamilton-Gibson Women's Project will debut its first production, "Her Voices," at 7:30 p.m. April 23 at the Warehouse Theatre, 3 Central Ave. A second performance will be at 2:30 p.m. April 24. Admission to both is Pay-What-You-Can.Twenty-seven women will be on stage, one-third ...

Touring sites from London’s punk rock scene, 40 years later

LONDON - The Sex Pistols and The Clash led the British punk rock revolution in the steamy summer of 1976. London is marking 40 years since that summer with a series of events, gigs and exhibits this year.As an early fan of punk, I set out on a personal pilgrimage to explore the neighborhoods ...

Movie review: ‘Hardcore Henry’

Roger Ebert famously said that videogames aren't a legitimate artform and that they will never be considered one, either in his or in our lifetime. He argued their competitive nature - that you can win or lose - disqualified them. He was wrong."Hardcore Henry" is no videogame, but this film ...

Top male gospel group Gospel Bond to return to Community Theatre League

The Community Theatre League, 100 W. Third St., again will host central Pennsylvania's top all-male gospel group, Gospel Bond, in a performance at 7:30 p.m. April 23.Gospel Bond made their CTL debut last season and they are back for another great evening of old-time gospel harmony. Based out of ...

Getting their act together

LEWISBURG - Playwrights from across the Susquehanna Valley - and the United States - submitted more than 20 plays last fall for consideration in this year's Gaspipe Festival, a festival of one-act plays. In collaboration with RiverStage Community Theater, six of these new plays will be ...

Lycoming College to hold public taiko drumming classes

Learn the art of taiko drumming at classes offered from 8-9 p.m. Mondays and 8:30-9:30 p.m. Thursdays in Clarke Chapel on the Lycoming College campus. Classes are scheduled to run throughout the year. No registration is required.Taiko involves a unique blend of movement and rhythm that ...

Mansfield University Chamber Singers to present ‘The Feminine Touch’

MANSFIELD - The Mansfield University Chamber Singers will present "The Feminine Touch," a concert featuring compositions by women composers, at 7:30 p.m. April 19 at Steadman Theatre. The concert is free and open to the public.The program, under the direction of Peggy Dettwiler, includes works ...

‘American Pickers’ to film in Pennsylvania; looking for leads

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz and the team from History Channel's hit show "American Pickers" will film in Pennsylvania this summer and the show is looking for leads in the area."American Pickers" would love to explore your buried treasure. They are on the hunt for characters with interesting and ...

Theater preview: ‘The Old Friends,’ by Open Stage of Harrisburg

HARRISBURG - The title "The Old Friends" may conjure up some warm-hearted feelings, but the playwright chose that title as one really oozing with irony.Open Stage of Harrisburg, 223 Walnut St., will present "The Old Friends," opening at 8 p.m. Friday, with evening performances on Saturday and ...

Golden Afternoons program to feature Mansfield University singers

WELLSBORO - The Mansfield University Chamber Singers, conducted by Peggy Dettwiler, will perform for the Golden Afternoons program at 1 p.m. April 19 in the lobby of the Deane Center for the Performing Arts, 104 Main St.The free program is open to anyone 55 and older. Refreshments will be ...

Movie review: ‘The Boss’

The search continues for a suitable showcase for the awesome talents of Melissa McCarthy outside of films directed by Paul Feig.The latest vehicle to give it a try, "The Boss," has a promising enough blueprint for comedy. McCarthy plays the red-haired, thoroughly turtlenecked Michelle Darnell, ...

Pike Drive-in to host third Spook-er-roo fundraiser

MONTGOMERY - Spring Spook-er-roo, a retro horror film marathon, will be hosted April 22 and 23 at the Pike Drive-in Theater, 5798 Route 15, to raise awareness and cash toward a critically-needed digital conversion of the venue's current 35mm film projection system.Spring Spookerroo involves the ...

Samek Museum to host lecture featuring Lowery Stokes Sims

LEWISBURG - As part of its Distinguished Art Lecture series, the Samek Art Museum at Bucknell University will welcome curator and art historian Lowery Stokes Sims at 6 p.m. April 21, in Sims' first visit to the museum.Sims is a figure who is, in every sense of the word, distinguished in her ...

Mansfield University senior to hold photography exhibit

MANSFIELD - Mansfield University senior Emilee Andrews will host a biographical photography exhibit, "Memoirs," from 5-8 p.m. April 30 at D'Vine Vineyard and Winery, 350 Garnert Road, Columbia Crossroads.The exhibit will feature a collection of images taken by Andrews throughout the semester of ...