• Lillian Durbin as Nellie and Ryan Miller as Emile star in Warwick
High School’s production of “South Pacific.”
    WHS staging ‘South Pacific’

    Warwick High School stage will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “South Pacific” on Friday, March 17, and Saturday, March 18, at 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday, March 19, at 2 p.m., in the Warwick High School Performing Arts Center....

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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    Vintage sale will benefit House of His Creation

    Vintage Revival Market will host a spring vintage market sale at Akron Church of the Brethren, 613 Main St., Akron, on March 11, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Vintage Revival Market was established with the desire...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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  • Lititz artist Fred Rodger created this poster advertising Roots and Blues 2017.
    Roots and Blues 2017

    Last weekend, the fourth annual Roots and Blues Festival took place in downtown Lancaster. The three-day celebration of music, organized by local promoter Rich Ruoff, boasted more than 70 artists who played across nine performance venues both...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • Matt Damon has a starring role in “The Great Wall.” Critic Michael Upton says the film is full of “fight scenes, ferocious fire, dazzling damsels, and diabolic demons.”
    Reel Reviews: ‘Get Out’ and ‘The Great Wall’

    There was no giant swell in ticket sales for previously released feature films at the box office over the weekend stemming from whatever movie decided to win best picture at the 89th annual Academy Awards on Sunday,...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • Lily Brown and Tyler Hoover are part of the crew at Servant Stage
Company. Hoover is a Warwick High School graduate. Brown’s
family owns Ephrata’s Main Theatre and Lily’s on Main.
    Behind the scenes at ‘Little Women’

    Fewer people are going to the movies and theater these days because some think that ticket prices are too high. But what if you could see a quality production, and only pay what you could afford to...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • Down By The Glenside band members with Chief William Harvey (left).
    Tickets still available for Shamrocks & Shenanigans

    Get your Irish on early! The third annual Shamrocks & Shenanigans returns to Ephrata March 4, 7-11 p.m., at American Legion Post 429. The popular party benefits the Ephrata Public Library and Winters Leadership Memorial. The Kilmaine...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • Kaley Yaeger portrays Eponine in Manheim Central High School’s production of “Les Miserables,” set for March 9 through 12.
    Baron Stage will present ‘Les Miserables’

    Manheim Central High School’s Baron Stage will present “Les Miserables” Thursday, March 9 through Sunday, March 12, in the high school auditorium, 400 Adele Ave., Manheim. Performances of the musical will be held at 7:30 p.m. March...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • A Rock ‘N’ Goldsprints event will be held at Rock Lititz’s Pod 2 on Saturday night. (image from Lititz Bikeworks)
    Bikes, bands and beer: Rock ‘N’ Goldsprints has it all

      Mark and Rebecca Branle want to see which local can go 500 yards the fastest from a dead stop on a single gear bike — and they’re putting beers in the hands of those who want to...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • The Dukes of Destiny
    Roots & Blues Festival in Lancaster this weekend

    The Dukes of Destiny, a veteran blues and old school soul band from Philadelphia, is the only band out of 70-plus performing at this weekend’s Roots & Blues Festival that sent us a press release, so their...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • Penn Ketchum of Penn Cinema predicts that “La La Land” will sweep the Oscars this year. The film, starring Emma Stone and Ryan
Gosling, has received 14 nominations. (Black Label Media)
    Penn’s sure-fire Oscar picks

      Well, well, well. Here we are. It’s February 2017, and we are but days away from the 2017 Oscars. The ceremony itself is on Feb. 26; coverage begins at 7 p.m. Eastern Time, with the ceremony...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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