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More than 'Slightly' Bromberg

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 by CAMILLE CAPRIGLIONE Special to The Press in Focus

"I'm a lucky human," says David Bromberg humbly. "I've always been able to do what I want."

Bromberg, the Patriarch of Americana, or roots music, is a world-renowned, multi-instrumentalist, singer and songwriter whose style is an eclectic mix of bluegrass, folk, blues, jazz, ragtime, country-western and rock 'n' roll.

Bromberg has amazed audiences for 40 years and has played alongside famous musicians, including Willie Nelson, Jerry Garcia and Bob Dylan. In 2008, he was...

Article By: The Press

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: LITERARY EVENTS

ALLENTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY

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

Star Wars Story Time, 2 p.m. Nov. 9

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

@Body.8 Days Head: ARTSQUEST

Musikfest...

MUHLENBERG

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 by The Press in Focus

A reception to meet New York artist Bill Hayward for his photography exhibit is 4:30 - 6 p.m. Oct. 23, Muhlenberg College, Martin Art Gallery, Baker Center for the Arts, 2400 Chew St., Allentown.

Guest curator Geoff Gehman has selected 30 prints for the exhibition, which continues through Nov. 9 and is in collaboration with the InVision Photo Festival and Lehigh Valley Photography Month.

Hayward will be working as an artist-in-residence 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Oct. 22, 24,...

Walnutport Canal Fest set

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 by The Press in Focus

The annual Walnutport Canal Festival is Oct. 19 and 20 along the Lehigh Canal in Walnutport, presented by the Walnutport Canal Association.

The "12th Tow Path Trot" along the canal begins with registration at 8 a.m. The 6k Walk and Fun Run starts at 9 a.m. The 6k Run begins at 9:30 a.m.

A "Feast-ival," with roast chicken, pulled pork sandwich, baked potato, coleslaw, hot dog, and applesauce, will be served 4- 5: 30 p.m. Oct. 19. To register: walnutportcanalassociation.tripod....

LEHIGH VALLEY STAGE

Friday, October 18, 2013 by The Press in Focus

"Einstein's Girl:" Gia Mora, 7 p.m. Oct. 18: Charlie Barnett, piano, State Theatre Cabaret in the Acopian Ballroom, State Theatre for the Arts, 453 Northampton St., Easton. statetheatre.org1-800-999-STATE, 610-252-3132

Mandudebro, 11 p.m. Oct. 25: Long-form improv comedy, Blue Cinema, Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-3378

"Poe: A Madman Knows Nothing," 8 p.m. Oct . 17, 18, 19; 3 p.m. Oct. 19, 20, Allentown Public...

Article By: The Press

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: CINEMA

ARTSQUEST CENTER

Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-1300

"Gravity," 7:45 p.m. Oct. 16; 4:15 p.m. Oct. 17

"Short Term 12," 7:30 p.m. Oct.16; 4:30 p.m. Oct. 17

"Decoding Annie Parker," 7 p.m. Oct. 17: Gala benefit screening

"Faces in the Mirror," 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21

"Monty Python's Meaning of Life," 2 p.m. Oct. 20

"Monty Python and the Holy Grail," 4:25 p.m. Oct. 20

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Lynnie Godfrey brings 'Jazz Upstairs' at Symphony Hall

Friday, October 18, 2013 by JERRY DUCKETT Special to The Press in Focus

Among the awards Lynnie Godfrey has amassed during her entertainment career are a Drama Desk nomination for her Broadway debut in "Eubie!" and Dramalogue and NAACP Awards for her supporting actress outstanding performance in "No Place To Be Somebody."

Godfrey appears in the "Jazz Upstairs" series, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18, Rodale Community Room, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown.

In addition to "Eubie!" on Broadway, she's had roles on the TV shows, "Brewster Place" and...

Article By: The Press

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

ARTSQUEST

Musikfest Café, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-3378

Fight Night at SteelStacks II, 7 p.m. Oct. 17

Shanon McMahon, 8 p.m. Oct. 18

Hot Club of Philadelphia, 8 p.m. Oct. 19

The Lehigh Valley Beatles Showcase III, 3 p.m. Oct. 20

David Cook, 8 p.m. Oct. 24

David Bromberg, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25

Mike Lorenz Trio, 8 p.m. Oct. 26

Dennis DeYoung, 8 p.m. Oct. 27:...