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Well, hello, Dali, at Baum School auction

Monday, April 28, 2014 by The Press in Focus

The thrill of winning a bid. The joy of collecting art. The satisfaction of knowing you have supported art education and a Lehigh Valley tradition.

These are all reasons to attend the 29th Annual Art Auction May 17 at The Baum School of Art. This event is not just about adding beautiful paintings and sculpture to your art collection. The Annual Art Auction is The Baum School of Art's largest fundraiser of the year. Proceeds support The Baum School of Art's mission of enriching lives...

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Monday, April 28, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days: DANCE

ALLENTOWN AREA SWING DANCE SOCIETY

Fearless Fire Company, 1221 S. Front St., Allentown. 610-797-2542

Social Dance, 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays

@Body.8 Days Head: ANTONIO SALEMME FOUNDATION

Empire Ballroom, 542 Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-433-4150

Lehigh Valley Tango Society, 7 p.m. Wednesdays: "Tango Practicas"

@Body.8 Days Head: LAFAYETTE COLLEGE, WILLIAMS CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Quad Drive, Easton. 610-868-2971

"Dance...

8 DAYS A WEEK

Monday, April 28, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: ART EXHIBITS

ALLENTOWN ART MUSEUM

31 N. Fifth St., Allentown. 610-432-4333

Assemblage: Contemporary Fiber Art, through May 18, Goodman Gallery

Paul Harryn: Essence of Nature, through May 18, Scheller, Rodale and Fowler Galleries

Abstract Fridays, 2 p.m. Fridays, through May 18

Artventures, 12:30 - 3 p.m. Sundays

@Body.8 Days Head: AMERICA ON WHEELS MUSEUM

5 N. Front St., Allentown. 610-432-4200

Brilliant Brass...

107th Bethlehem Bach Festival schedule

Monday, April 28, 2014 by The Press in Focus

107th Bethlehem Bach Festival, May 2, 3, 9, 10, Lehigh University, Bethlehem

Greg Funfgeld, artistic director and conductor

Festival soloists: Agnes Zsigovis, soprano; Benjamin Butterfield, tenor; Rosa Lamoreaux, soprano; William Sharp, baritone; Daniel Taylor, countertenor; Daniel Lichti, bass

"Young Meister Bach" soloists: Leslie Johnson, soprano; Jeff Chapman, baritone; Stephen Ng, tenor; Brian Ming Chu, bass-baritone

May 2, 9

2 p.m., Distinguished...

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Monday, April 28, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

ALLEN ORGAN COMPANY

150 Locust St., Macungie.646-484-9691

Christopher Houlihan, 7:30 p.m. May 30

ARTSQUEST

ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-297-7100

Livingston Taylor, 7:30 p.m. May 2, Musikfest Café

Preservation Hall Jazz Band, 7:30 p.m. May 8, Musikfest Café, RiverJazz Festival

Pat Martino, 7:30 p.m. May 14, Musikfest Café, RiverJazz Festival

Modest Mouse, 8;30 p.m. May...

8 DAYS A WEEK

Monday, April 28, 2014 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: LEHIGH VALLEY STAGE

"Alice in Wonderland," 7 p.m. May 9, 16; 1, 5 p.m. May 10, 11, 17, 18, Pennsylvania Youth Theatre, Charles A. Brown Ice House, 56 River St., Sand Island, Bethlehem. 123pyt.org, 610-332-1400

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 7 p.m. June 3, 4: National Tour, State Theatre for The Arts, 453 Northampton St., Easton. statetheatre.org, 1-800-999-STATE, 610-252-3132

"Suds: The Rocking 60's Musical Soap Opera," through May 11, The Pines...

Tony-winning musical closes season at Civic Theatre

Monday, April 28, 2014 by The Press in Focus

Civic Theatre presents the finale to its 2013 - '14 main stage season with the irreverent, laugh-out-loud Tony-winning musical, "Urinetown," May 2, 3, 8 - 10, 15 - 18 with performances at 7 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, 8 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. May 18, Nineteenth Street Theatre, 527 N. 19th St., Allentown.

"Urinetown," inspired by the works of Bertolt Brecht, spares nothing with its irreverent humor and sharp wit.

In a Gotham-like city, a water shortage caused by a 20-year...

Spotlight On: Eric Taylor juggles his songs at Godfrey's

Monday, April 28, 2014 by CAMILLE CAPRIGLIONE Special to The Press in Focus

The songs of Eric Taylor, who is regarded as a lyrical genius and one of the finest songwriters of our time by contemporaries such as Lyle Lovett and Nanci Griffith, are narratives woven with insightful musings and intricate roots-inspired guitar playing.

With nine albums to date, culminating with his most recent release, "Studio 10" (Blue Ruby Records, 2013), Taylor has toured extensively in the United States and Europe, appeared on "The Late Show with David Letterman," won folk...

8 DAYS A WEEK

Monday, April 28, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: LITERARY EVENTS

ALLENTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY

1210 Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-820-2400

Monach Dance Company, 2 p.m. May 3

Hot Bijouxx, 7 p.m. May 7

Lap-sit Story Time, 10 a.m. Thursdays: Up to 2-year-olds

Time for Twos, 6 p.m. Wednesdays; 10:15 a.m. Fridays: 2-year-olds

Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m., 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays, 2 p.m. Thursdays: 3- to 5-year-olds

Family Story Time, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays

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Monday, April 28, 2014 by CONTRIBUTED PHOTO in Focus

Nobody you know yet: They're each a "me" that "nobody" knows. That doesn't mean they won't make you laugh out loud with their side-splitting humor. "The 12th Annual Nobodies of Comedy" returns, 8 p.m. May 3, State Theatre for the Arts, 453 Northampton St., Easton. The lineup includes Liz Miele, above, and Mark Walton, Kelly Collette, Adrienne Iapalucci and Steve Burr. Their credits include Comedy Central, "Late Show with David Letterman" and "The Late, Late Show Craig Ferguson." Don't miss...