All posts tagged "announcement"

  • Just what the Doctorow ordered: EPAC presents apropos production of ‘Ragtime’

      In the western foothills of Maine, Ross Swain can be found in dining rooms and eateries doling out ragtime tunes on his piano. “Have Piano — Will Travel” is the motto stretched across the coffee cup...

    • Posted May 1, 2019
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  • Historic music offered in its place of creation

      The Ephrata Cloister Chorus will perform a concert Sunday, May 5, at 4 p.m. at the Historic Ephrata Cloister, 632 W. Main St., Ephrata. Admission costs $10 for adults, $9 for seniors, $7 for youth age...

    • Posted May 1, 2019
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  • Lincoln Funeral Train reenactment

      As part of its 1,700-mile journey, Abraham Lincoln’s funeral train passed through Stone Gables Estate, Elizabethtown, on April 22, 1865. A reenactment of this historic event will take place during a two-day celebration on April 22...

    • Posted April 17, 2019
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  • Reel Reviews: Magic and millionaires make movies

    ‘Shazam!’ With that magic word, orphaned schoolboy Billy Batson (Asher Angel) turns into a superhero (played by workhorse Zachary Levi, who does his best Brendan Fraser impression, but only slightly better than the real actor). Our boy...

    • Posted April 10, 2019
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  • Ephrata Brewfest tickets now on sale

    Ephrata’s 4th annual Brewfest will take place on Saturday, June 22 from 1 to 4 p.m. in Whistle Stop Plaza, located on Main Street in downtown Ephrata. Tickets are $35 in advance. The price of admission includes...

    • Posted April 3, 2019
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  • Double feature weekend theater in Lancaster, and beyond

    On a good weekend, I get to take in a show at a local theater. On a great weekend, I get to see two of them. This was a great weekend. ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’...

    • Posted March 27, 2019
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  • A reflection on ‘The Humans’

    There is magic in the mirror. There is also horror. We rise after every sleep to find ourselves once again staring back at our reflection. Some people can spend too much time there, casting doubts upon what...

    • Posted March 20, 2019
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  • Hop’in Around: UBW 2.0

    It’s been almost a year since Grant and Chasy Fronheiser purchased Union Barrel Works in Reamstown from founders Tom and Amy Rupp. I met up with Grant at the collaboration brewing of Resilience IPA back in November...

    • Posted March 20, 2019
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  • Small town theater with a big town feel: Susquehanna Stage Company

    Isn’t the Lancaster County theater scene amazing? Every week, at any given time of year, there’s always a good play or musical being staged by one of our many quality production companies. I will admit, there is...

    • Posted February 20, 2019
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  • Gameseum officially ‘levels up’ for a March grand opening

    Pre-opening party coming up in downtown Ephrata Feb. 16 A new year means new businesses! And for 20-year-old Steven Van Splinter Jr. and his fiancee Mallorey Reese, their business dream is finally becoming a reality. Gameseum, the...

    • Posted February 6, 2019
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