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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 ...

‘Pokemon Go’ fervor has cooled, but the game isn’t dead yet

NEW YORK - Does "Pokemon Go" have a second act?The mobile phone app was an instant hit when it debuted in July. Crowds stampeded after a Vaporeon in Central Park and people fell off cliffs playing it in California.At an Apple event on Sept. 7, Niantic CEO John Hanke said 500 million people had ...

Driftwood to perform as part of Rusty Rail Live series

MIFFLINBURG - Driftwood will bring their rock 'n' roll soul and folk-art mind back to Rusty Rail Live, with a show at 9 p.m. Friday at the Rusty Rail Brewing Co., 5 N. Eighth St.Known for their energetic live shows, infectious harmonies and intuitive instrumentals, Driftwood has a unique, raw ...

Local artists part of Station Gallery’s Invitational Artist Series

LOCK HAVEN - The Clinton County Arts Council will welcome Williamsport-area artists Dave and Deb Stabley to its Invitational Artist Series. The exhibit will run through Oct. 23 at the Station Gallery, 2 E. Bald Eagle St. An opening reception will be held from 6-9 p.m. Friday.The first time for ...

Theater preview: ‘Body Awareness,’ by Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble

BLOOMSBURG - While the rest of the country may commemorate Eating Disorders Week, in Shirley, Vermont, it's dubbed Body Awareness Week - or at least that's how it is in "Body Awareness," the play that kicks off the 2016-17 season of the Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble.Pulitzer Prize winner Annie ...

Local musician Scott Schell releases 8th studio album

Williamsport musician Scott Schell has released his eighth album, "Where Hearts and Hands Are One."Schell, who plays acoustic guitar and sings original lyrics, recorded the 15-track album at Schell Music in Loyalsock.The original music provides a soothing and calm sound, mixed with some ...

Madd Hoss Jackson to perform at Scottish Rite

Madd Hoss Jackson, a group who performs everything from rock and pop to country, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Scottish Rite Auditorium, 348 N. Market St.In a world of image first, music second acts all around the entertainment industry, Madd Hoss Jackson is a band as unique as its ...

Valley Players announce cast of thriller ‘Night Watch’

SELINSGROVE - The Valley Players Community Theater Organization has announced the cast of Lucille Fletcher's "Night Watch," to be presented at Oct. 21-23 and 28-30 at the Courtyard Theater, 1 Susquehanna Valley Mall Drive.Directed by Chris Reis, "Night Watch" tells the story of Elaine Wheeler, ...

Movie review: ‘Storks’

The first half-hour of "Storks" is so dismal that I nearly walked out. By the end, however, it pretty much won me over - thanks to a heartfelt message, a few moments of hilarity and a satisfying resolution.The animated film was scripted by Nicholas Stoller, best known for R-rated, live-action ...

Getting deep, and growing up, with Florida Georgia Line

NEW YORK - Recording new music had Florida Georgia Line, country music's carefree party boys, looking to the past.The duo's new album, "Dig Your Roots," embarks on a mature sound reflecting on family life and marriage, including sentimental tracks like "While He's Still Around," about Brian ...