@Body.8 Days Head:FREE CONCERTS IN THE PARKS
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
@Body.8 Days Head: EVENTS, FESTIVALS
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
@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
PRESS PHOTOS BY SHARON SCHRANTZ
St. Peter's UCC Church in Macungie holds Vacation Bible School.
Macbeth is one dark dude.
The sleek, modernistic set, post-modern costumes (no pumpkin tights in sight) and stark lighting illuminates the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival production of "Macbeth," through Aug. 3, Main Stage, Labuda Center for the Performing Arts, DeSales University, 2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley.
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.
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.
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.
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:
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.
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.