Salisbury Press

Monday, September 16, 2019

Allentown Band, soloists go Broadway in concert

Friday, July 26, 2019 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Focus

The Allentown Band has increased its performance schedule from three to six concerts at Miller Symphony Hall, Allentown.

“We’re getting to be the house band,” quips Allentown Band Conductor Ron Demkee.

This includes “Broadway and Beyond,” with tenor Eric Fennell and mezzo-soprano Lauren Curnow, 7:30 p.m. July 27, Miller Symphony Hall, Allentown.

“Last year, Symphony Hall initiated the summer series. One was a Broadway-themed concert by the band. The other was ‘Phantom of the Opera,’ with the band accompanying the silent film,” says Demkee.

Lehigh County senior menus

Friday, July 26, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-782-3254 for locations.

Wednesday, July 24: Chicken cordon bleu, roasted zucchini and yellow squash, mashed potatoes, roll, fruit sorbet.

Thursday, July 25: Fiesta pork chop, chuck wagon corn, oven roasted potatoes, roll, fresh fruit salad.

Friday, July 26: Open face roast beef sandwich, mashed potatoes, cream of broccoli soup, potato salad, rice pudding.

Monday, July 29: Herb roasted turkey, mashed potatoes, Brussels sprouts, roll, fruit bread pudding.

Tuesday, July 30: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes, roll, cottage cheese and berries.

Baum School of Art to hold faculty, staff exhibition

Friday, July 26, 2019 by The Press in Focus

The Baum School of Art, 510 Linden St., Allentown, presents its 2019 Faculty and Staff Exhibition, Aug. 15 - Sept. 11 in The David E. Rodale and Rodale Family Galleries.

The Awards Reception will be held 6 p.m. Aug. 15 as part of Third Thursday, August 15, 2019

The biannual exhibition features the creative work of The Baum School of Art’s faculty and staff members. The exhibition includes work in a variety in media and subject matter, from fashion, to graphic design, to drawing and painting, to photography, to sculpture.

Northampton County senior menus

Friday, July 26, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-829-4540 (ask operator for Area Agency on Aging) for locations; or visit www.northamptoncounty.org/HS/AGING/Pages/default.aspx.

Wednesday, July 24: Pork Rib-B-Q, cabbage and bow ties, pickled beets, wheat bread w/ margarine, fruit cocktail.

Thursday, July 25: Coconut-crusted chicken, scalloped potatoes, California vegetable blend, wheat bread w/ margarine, raspberry-filled cookie.

Friday, July 26: Baked meatloaf w/ gravy, mashed potatoes, zucchini and tomatoes w/ shallots, wheat bread w / margarine, fresh cantelope.

Visual arts, health-care

Friday, July 26, 2019 by The Press in Focus

LCCC COURSES:

Lehigh Carbon Community College offers two new programs beginning in the fall 2019 semester: “Visual Arts A.A.S.” and “Health Care Office Coordinator A.A.S.”

“Visual Arts A.A.S.” is designed to teach students the skills needed to create, design and produce digital media, and is intended for students seeking careers in digital content production, visual journalism or commercial photography.

“Health Care Office Coordinator A.A.S.” provides the foundation for a health-care office coordinator to organize and oversee medical office processes and workflow.

For Shore: Steven Van Zandt brings Jersey Sound, ‘Summer of Sorcery’ to Easton’s State Theater

Friday, July 26, 2019 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Focus

When Steven Van Zandt looked for a folllowup album to his critically-acclaimed “Soulfire” (2017), he knew what he wanted to do. He wanted to capture that sure-fire sensation of summer.

In the midst of the Summer of 2019, his Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul tour stops at 8 p.m. July 26, State Theater Center for the Arts, Easton.

At the center of the concert, part of a seven-month tour that takes him and the band across the United States to Europe and back again, are selections from Van Zandt’s “Summer of Sorcery” album.

Theater Review: These ‘Private Lives’ shine at Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Focus

It’s called “Private Lives,” but the lives of two couples are on public display in the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival (PSF) sparkling new production of the 1930 Noel Coward classic comedy of manners, or perhaps, of ill-manners, through Aug. 4, Main Stage, Labuda Center for the Performing Arts, DeSales University, Center Valley.