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Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Tribeca Film Fest

Following up on a successful excursion to the Philadelphia International Film Festival in October 2012, Civic Theatre of Allentown is host for a one-day excursion April 21 to the 21st Annual Tribeca International Film Festival, New York City.

At the festival, participants will see two highly-anticipated U.S. releases, "Whitewash," starting Thomas Hayden Church, and "Hide Your Smiling Faces."

"Everyone is invited to join us on this trip," said Michael Traupman, Managing Director of Civic Theatre of Allentown.

'Dance Emerge' showcases Muhlenberg choreographers

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in Focus

The Muhlenberg Theatre & Dance Department presents "Dance Emerge," a showcase for dance works created by emerging choreographers, April 18 - 21, Studio Theatre, Trexler Pavilion for Theatre & Dance, Muhlenberg College, 2400 Chew St., Allentown.

"Dance Emerge" showcases 14 choreographers and 60 dancers from the department's dance program, with costume and lighting by the department's professional staff.

Jeffrey Peterson and Teresa VanDenend Sorge are co-artistic directors for the concert.

Cedar Crest College students featured in Spring Dances'

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Cedar Crest College Performing Arts presents "Spring Dances," 8 p.m. April 18, 19, 20, Samuels Theatre, Tompkins College Center, Cedar Crest College Allentown.

Artistic direction is by Cedar Crest College Associate Professor of Dance Robin Gerchman. Faculty choreographers are Pattie Bostick-Winn, Margo Clifford Ging and Nicole Hockenberry. Student choreographers are Marlana Hurd and Natalie Shute.

"This concert displays the eclectic versatility of the Cedar Crest Dance Company," said Gerchman. "The choreography is a blend of genres that will appeal to all audiences.

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Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in Social News



25th & Livingston Streets

Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712

8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer

9 a.m. Holy Communion

'28 Book of Common Prayer

9 a.m. Church School

Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service

Rev. Joseph S. Falzone




3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645

Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor

Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.

Sunday Worship - 10:45 a.m.

Sunday Evening - 6:00 p.m.

Robert B. Lindenmuth

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church

Robert B. Lindenmuth, 82, of Breinigsville, died April 1, 2013, in Mosser Nursing Home, Trexlertown.

He and his wife Martha P. (Wanfried) Lindenmuth were married more than 57 years.

Born in Bethlehem, he was the son of the late Clarence R. and Pearl (Tressler) Lindenmuth.

Before retiring in 1991, he worked for 43 years as a banker at various Allentown branches of the former Meridian Bank.

A member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Trexlertown, he was a former member of Redeemer Lutheran Church, Allentown, where he served as past financial secretary.


Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Applications being accepted

The Allentown Music Club is offering a $1,000 Past President's Assembly scholarship to a high school senior who resides in Lehigh or Northampton counties.

The student must be accepted at an accredited institution and be pursuing music performance. Application deadline is April 10.

Call Paula Evans at610-261-4072, or Jane Gambone at 610-435 -0120, for information.

Bernard P. Spahitz

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

worked for Bell Telephone

Bernard P. Spahitz, 83, of Tavares, Fla., formerly of Allentown, died March 27, 2013, in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

He was the loving companion of Jacqueline McDaniel of Fern Park, Fla., for 25 years.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Frank R. and Mary (Feiertag) Spahitz.

He worked for Bell Telephone for many years before retiring.

He honorably and faithfully served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.