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8 DAYS A WEEK: Free Concerts In The Parks, Venues A to B

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head:FREE CONCERTS IN THE PARKS

ALBURTIS PARK

328 S. Main St., Alburtis. 610-463-7725

Hickory Rose, 3 p.m. July 27

The Phat Boys, 3 p.m. Aug. 3

Midnight Special, 3 p.m. Aug. 10

Jakes Country Band, 3 p.m. Aug. 17

Country Rhythm Band, 3 p.m. Aug. 24

JW and the Buicks, 3 p.m. Aug. 31

@Body.8 Days Head:ALLENTOWN ARTS PARK

Fifth and Linden streets, Allentown. 610-437-7757

Mike Pilgermayer, noon July 29

Marine Band, 7 p.m. Aug. 2

Robin & Jim, noon Aug. 5

Billy Bauer Band, noon Aug. 12

8 DAYS A WEEK: Events, Fairs, Festivals

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@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

SmartsQuest Trivia, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Lee & Stella Yee Family Connect Zone

8 DAYS A WEEK: Art Exhibits

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@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

Artventures, 12:30 - 3 p.m. Sundays

@Body.8 Days Head: AMERICA ON WHEELS MUSEUM

8 DAYS A WEEK

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by PHOTO BY LEE A. BUTZ in Focus

Your look ahead at Valley Arts

A good "Tenor": Good comedy is not hard to find in "Lend Me A Tenor," the Ken Ludwig fantastic farce continuing through Aug. 3, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, Main Stage Theater, Labuda Center for The Performing Arts, DeSales University, 2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley. Perry Ojeda, above left, as Tito Merelli, a world-famous tenor, and Susan O'Donnell, as Maria, his wife, arrive in their hotel the day of his one-night performance at the Cleveland Grand Opera Company. "Lend Me A Tenor" is in repertory on the same stage with "Macbeth," through Aug. 3.

Whitehall poet

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Birdine L. Remaley, Jr., above, of Whitehall Township, and his book of poetry, "Poetry & Other Stories," is featured for "Local Author Sundays," 1 - 3 p.m. July 27, Moravian Book Shop, 428 Main St., Bethlehem.

CONTRIBUTED IMAGE

Cover of "Poetry and Other Stories" (Xlibris, 118 pp.), above, a compilation of poetry, short stories and romantic erotic prose written by Birdine L. Remaley, Jr. of Whitehall Township.

State Theatre arts center announces 2014 - '15 season

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by The Press in Focus

The State Theatre Center for the Arts, Easton, has announced its 88th season. Tickets for the new season go on sale to State Theatre members Aug. 5 and to the public Aug. 19. Outside promoter concerts are on sale now.

The box office window at 453 Northampton St. opens at 6 a.m. Online ticketing and phone lines open at noon. There's a limit if 10 tickets per member per performance during members-only sales.

Ticket information: statetheatre.org, 1-800-999-STATE, 610-252-3132

Here is the 2014-'15 State Theatre season:

The many muses of Gabriela Gonzalez Dellosso

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Focus

There's an extraordinary exhibit this summer at the Baum School of Art.

"Gabriela Gonzalez Dellosso: Symbolism & Romance" surrounds you with the realm of the senses.

Dr. Christine I. Oaklander, former Director of Collections and Exhibitions, Allentown Art Museum; Arts Coordinator, Lehigh Valley Health Network, and guest curator, brought together 19 pastels and oils by Gonzalez Dellosso, who teaches figure drawing and painting at the National Academy School, New York City.

Run River North plays immigrant songs

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by CAMILLE CAPRIGLIONE Special to The Press in Focus

The six members of Los Angeles-based folk-rock band Run River North, whose families emigrated to southern California from Korea, share the perspective of "children of immigrants," which ebbs and flows through their music.

Run River North is in concert, 8 p.m.July 25, Fowler Blast Furnace Room, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem.