• ‘The Man Who Came to Dinner’ is pure fun

      “It’s been a long time since I’ve had this much fun at the theatre.” This is the statement I uttered to my companion when exiting the Sheridan Bigler Theatre on Thursday, Sept. 5, at the conclusion...

    • Posted September 11, 2019
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  • Reel Reviews: ‘IT Chapter Two’ is scary enough

    In 1988 Rob Base said, “It takes two to make a thing go right / It takes two to make it outta sight.” That was about the same time I was reading “IT,” the novel by Stephen...

    • Posted September 11, 2019
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  • Hop’in Around: New breweries, new adventures

    The hot beer news coming out of Lancaster County last month confirmed the running “rumor” that Collusion Tap Works of York will be making Lititz their second home in the coming-soon Lititz Shirt Factory complex at 5...

    • Posted September 4, 2019
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  • Reel Reviews: End-of-summer films

    ‘Ready or Not’ “Ready or Not” is a movie about hide and seek, and moviegoers must have taken it seriously, hiding away from this film as it opened with a measly $7.5 million take and landing outside...

    • Posted August 28, 2019
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  • Hop’in Around: A brew fest with a bang!

      On July 1, 1863, day one of fighting in what would become known as the Battle of Gettysburg, Seminary Ridge became the front line between the North and South. On Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019, for the...

    • Posted August 21, 2019
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  • Reel Reviews: Movies everywhere!

    It’s a great time to hit the movie theaters for some good fun — and maybe a dash of serious thrown in for a proper mix. After several weeks of light releases new movies are everywhere. There’s...

    • Posted August 14, 2019
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  • EPAC campers ‘let it go’ and get hands-on to present ‘Frozen Jr.’

      For the first time in forever … Irving Gonzalez had a new direction. After five years manning the helm of EPAC’s Center Stage Theater Camp, Gonzalez wanted to hear from parents and past campers. After last...

    • Posted August 7, 2019
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  • Reel Reviews: ‘Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood’

    Fictionalized facts via Tarantino I managed to avoid box office champ “The Lion King” — I just can’t stomach all the “live action” remakes being committed on Disney classics — by catching the latest flick by writer/director...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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  • Smoking hot ‘Pippin’ trades circus for sexy

    Things got hot on the Sharadin Bigler stage starting Thursday, July 18. While summer temperatures felt like over 100 degrees outside things sweltered during EPAC’s opening weekend of “Pippin.” I’m not talking about actual temperature. The old...

    • Posted July 24, 2019
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  • Reel Reviews: Swing time at the box office

    It’s a weird time at the box office. Numbers have underperformed for four weeks straight. And, looking forward, there is not much to draw people to new releases until the kiddos get “Lion King” on July 19...

    • Posted July 17, 2019
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