Celebrate Harry Potter’s Birthday

2017-07-10T16:53:22+00:00

By Betsy Natter This year marks the 20th anniversary of the release of the Harry Potter book series in the U.S. and fans are still loving everything about the magical world created by author J.K. Rowling. Seven books, eight movies and a few spin-off books later, Harry is still a popular fellow. Celebrate his birthday, [...]

Celebrate Harry Potter’s Birthday 2017-07-10T16:53:22+00:00

Shakespeare in the Park at Green Lane Park

2017-06-19T13:24:31+00:00

Commonwealth Classic Theater Company makes a return visit to Green Lane Park on Sunday, July 9, 2017 at 7:00 pm. This year’s production is Shakespeare’s beautiful and heartrending masterpiece, Romeo and Juliet. Young love and old grudges collide in this timeless romantic tragedy. Critically acclaimed director Kathryn MacMillan returns to CCTC with a fast paced [...]

Shakespeare in the Park at Green Lane Park 2017-06-19T13:24:31+00:00

3 June Festivals Focus on Local MontCo Artists

2017-06-06T19:27:03+00:00

By Betsy Natter Montgomery County’s rich tradition of artistic expression continues this month as local artists and musicians exhibit their work and perform in a variety of venues throughout the county. From the upper northwestern reaches to the southeastern corners of the county, there is a place to sit back and enjoy great music or [...]

3 June Festivals Focus on Local MontCo Artists 2017-06-06T19:27:03+00:00

Bolshoi Ballet in Horsham

2017-05-25T22:09:42+00:00

Anastasia and students After many years of intense training, students are able to blend classical Bolshoi Ballet technique and their own inspiration to dance with confidence and joy on any stage. Anastasia Babayeva and her husband Denis Gronostayskiy bring the technique and traditions from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow and the sophisticated mannerisms [...]

Bolshoi Ballet in Horsham 2017-05-25T22:09:42+00:00

Twentieth Annual Art Fest 2017

2017-03-02T13:33:45+00:00

The Twentieth Annual Abington School District Art Fest is set for March 21-March 23, 2017. The festival features over 750 works of art by Abington School District students of all levels. The Art Fest will be held in the gymnasium of the Abington School District Administration Building at 970 Highland Avenue. The display can be [...]

Twentieth Annual Art Fest 2017 2017-03-02T13:33:45+00:00

PA German Arts Thrive in Montgomery County

2017-01-25T09:01:41+00:00

By Betsy Natter Eastern Pennsylvania is richly steeped in history and traditional arts, practiced and preserved for future generations by the skillful and resourceful German settlers who inhabited our region. Many of these historic art collections are displayed in museums and even homes throughout the area. For those who want to keep the traditions alive, [...]

PA German Arts Thrive in Montgomery County 2017-01-25T09:01:41+00:00

Evita Comes to Shannondell Performing Arts Theate

2016-12-10T16:19:27+00:00

Laura Donnelly as Eva Peron, Randall King as Juan Peron Winner of seven Tony Awards®, EVITA brings to life the dynamic, larger-than-life persona of Eva Perón, wife of former Argentine dictator, Juan Perón. Blessed with charisma, Eva Perón captivated a nation by championing the working class. This exuberant production creates a gripping theatrical [...]

Evita Comes to Shannondell Performing Arts Theate 2016-12-10T16:19:27+00:00

Jenkintown Theatre to Present Philadelphia-Area Premiere of Mr. Burns, a post-electric play

2016-12-10T16:19:28+00:00

Pulley & Buttonhole Theatre Company is excited to announce the Philadelphia-area premiere of Anne Washburn’s Mr. Burns, a post-electric play. Performances are scheduled for October 21, 22 and 28 at 8pm andOctober 29 at 2pm at Homestead Hall, 821 Homestead Road in Jenkintown. In Mr. Burns, a post-electric play, author Anne Washburn explores the role [...]

Jenkintown Theatre to Present Philadelphia-Area Premiere of Mr. Burns, a post-electric play 2016-12-10T16:19:28+00:00

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents Mauritius

2016-12-10T16:19:28+00:00

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents the exciting crime drama, Mauritius by Theresa Rebeck, on stage for four weeks only, Oct. 25-Nov. 20. This contemporary thriller centers on two half-sisters sparring over rare stamps from the island of Mauritius. After their mother's death, one sister attempts to sell the stamps for a fortune, and unwittingly [...]

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents Mauritius 2016-12-10T16:19:28+00:00

Five End of Summer Fairs You Don’t Want to Miss

2016-12-10T16:19:29+00:00

by Betsy Natter Summer is almost officially over, but the festivals are still going strong. There’s a lot to choose from, whether it’s a taste of history or a taste of honey – and everything in between. Check out one of these great fairs before September ends. Central Schwenkfelder Church – Country Fair 2111 Valley [...]

Five End of Summer Fairs You Don’t Want to Miss 2016-12-10T16:19:29+00:00