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8 DAYS A WEEK: Events, Fairs, Festivals

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: EVENTS, FESTIVALS

ALLENTOWN FAIR

Grandstand, 17th and Chew streets, Allentown. 484-553-2947

Pitbull, 7 p.m. Aug. 26

Mötley Crüe, Alice Cooper, 7 p.m. Aug. 27

Lady Antebellum, 7 p.m. Aug. 28

Tim McGraw, Jana Kramer, 7 p.m. Aug. 29

Hunter Hayes, The Swon Brothers, 7 p.m. Aug. 30

Fresh Beat Band, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 31

@Body.8 Days Head: ARTSQUEST CENTER

SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-3378...

Movie Review: 'Transformers' ages well

Monday, July 7, 2014 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Focus

"Transformers: Age Of Extinction" is a transformative movie-going experience.

It's one of those movies that make you feel differently after you depart the movie theater.

The fourth installment of "Transformers" (seen in Imax 3D for this review), delivers for fans of the series as this summer's No. 1 blockbuster movie so far.

Whether you like blockbuster special effects science fiction films or not, "Transformers" director Michael Bay (director, "Transformers: Dark Of The...

8 DAYS A WEEK: Art Exhibits

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: ART EXHIBITS

ALLENTOWN ART MUSEUM

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

Of Heaven and Earth: 500 Years of Italian Painting from Glasgow Museums, through Sept. 7, Scheller Gallery.

Francisco's Goya's "Los Caprichos," through Sept. 9, Rodale Gallery

Destinations in Paintings: The Kasten Collection, through Aug. 17, Butz Gallery

Platinum Visions: Photographs by Thomas John Shillea, through Sept. 28, Payne Hurd Gallery

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8 DAYS A WEEK: Lehigh Valley Summer Theater

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: LEHIGH VALLEY SUMMER THEATER

"Ain't Misbehavin,'" Aug. 14 - Sept. 7, Bucks County Playhouse, 70 S. Main St., New Hope. 215-862-2121

"Annie Get Your Gun," 8 p.m. July 25, 26, Aug. 1, 2, 7, 8, 9; 6 p.m. Aug. 3, 10, Pennsylvania Playhouse, Illicks Mill Road, Bethlehem. 610-865-6665

"Cinderella," through Aug. 2: meet cast after performance, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, Schubert Theater, Labuda Center for The Arts, DeSales University, Center Valley....

Gallery View: Gabriela Gonzalez Dellosso

Monday, June 30, 2014 by The Press in Focus

The exhibition, "Gabriela Gonzalez Dellosso: Symbolism & Romance," opens with a reception 6 - 8 p.m. July 9, The David E. Rodale and Rodale Family Galleries, The Baum School of Art, Fifth and Linden streets, Allentown.

Dr. Christine I. Oaklander, former Director of Collections and Exhibitions, Allentown Art Museum and Arts Coordinator, Lehigh Valley Health Network, is guest curator of the exhibition, which continues through Aug. 8. The exhibition sponsors are Carol and Jack Bury...

Movie Review: 'Jersey Boys' sings it like it was

Monday, June 30, 2014 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Focus

After Frank Sinatra and before Bruce Springsteen (those other Jersey Boys), there was The Four Seasons, one of the top pop groups of all time, having sold 100 million records.

The Four Seasons were so popular, the group rivaled The Beatles on the record charts, resulting in the 1964 Vee-Jay promotional album, "The Beatles vs. The Four Seasons: The International Battle Of The Century."

The Four Seasons' recordings influenced not only Springsteen, but Brian Wilson of The Beach...

8 DAYS A WEEK

Thursday, July 3, 2014 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: ART EXHIBITS

ALLENTOWN ART MUSEUM

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

Of Heaven and Earth: 500 Years of Italian Painting from Glasgow Museums, through Sept. 7, Scheller Gallery.

Francisco's Goya's "Los Caprichos," through Sept. 9, Rodale Gallery

Destinations in Paintings: The Kasten Collection, through Aug. 17, Butz Gallery

Platinum Visions: Photographs by Thomas John Shillea, through Sept. 28, Payne Hurd Gallery

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8 DAYS A WEEK

Thursday, July 3, 2014 by The Press in Focus

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: JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER OF ALLENTOWN

702 N. 22nd St., Allentown. 610-435-3571

Israeli Dancing, 7:30 p.m. Mondays:...

8 DAYS A WEEK

Thursday, July 3, 2014 by The Press in Focus

Body.8 Days Head: CINEMA

ARTSQUEST CENTER

Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-297-7111

"Jersey Boys," 1:30, 4:30, 7:30 p.m. July 3; 11:30 a.m., 3:15, 6, 8:45.p.m. July 4; 11:30 a.m., 3:15, 6:30, 9:15 p.m. July 5; 12:15, 3:30, 7:15 p.m. July 6; 4:30, 7:15 p.m. July 7 - 9; 1:30, 4:30, 7:30 p.m. July 10

"Obvious Child," 1:45, 4:15 p.m. July 3; 4:15, 8:15 p.m. July 4, 5; 5 p.m. July 6; 7:30 p.m. July 7; 4:15 p.m...