All concerts start at 8 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
Blackmore’s Night – 7 p.m. July 26
Yonder Mountain String Band – July 27
Creedence Clearwater Revisited – Aug. 1
Guster – Aug. 2
Chris Isaak – Aug. 16
Fuel & Soul Asylum with Adelitas Way – Aug. 17
Dave Mason and Steve Cropper - Rock & Soul Revue – Aug. 18
Diamond Rio – Aug. 24
Classic Deep Purple Live Performed by Glenn Hughes – Sept. 8
John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band – Sept. 14
Gary Allan – Sept. 15
Ziggy Marley: Rebellion Rises 2018 Tour – Sept. 16
Creedence Clearwater Revisited, with founding members Doug “Cosmo” Clifford and Stu Cook, brings the music of Creedence Clearwater Revival, an American rock band from the 1960s and 70s, to Penn’s Peak, Jim Thorpe, at 8 p.m. Aug. 1.
The Hall of Famers formed Creedence Clearwater Revisited in 1995 after the original group split up in 1972. Performing live once again in concert the hit songs that have touched generations for decades has generated world-wide tours and a platinum-selling album, “Recollection.”
Forgetting the words when you’re singing in the shower is no big deal. Forgetting the words to the United States National Anthem when you’re singing at Yankee Stadium could be something else.
“Underpinnings,” a collaborative project between Muhlenberg College’s Martin Art Gallery and Cedar Crest College’s Center for Visual Research, brings to the fore art by Lehigh Valley arts institutions officials and employees.
Muhlenberg College Martin Art Gallery Director Paul Nicholson and Cedar Crest College Visual Research Gallery Coordinator Brian Wiggins teamed up to create an opportunity for area creatives who work behind the scenes in the arts community to show their artwork.
Entertaining “Business”: Frankie Grande stars as J. Pierrepont Finch, opposite Meredith Kate Doyle as Rosemary Pilkington in the Muhlenberg Summer Music Theatre (MSMT) production of “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying,” through July 29, Baker Theater, Trexler Pavilion for Theatre and Dance, Muhlenberg College, Allentown. MSMT co-founder Charlie Richter directs the musical. Muhlenberg dance program director and founder Karen Dearborn choreographs the production, with music direction by Bryan L.
Munopco Music Theatre of Allentown holds auditions for its fall production of “Brigadoon,” 7 p.m. July 29, 30, Scottish Rite Cathedral, 1533 Hamilton St, Allentown.
Callbacks (by invitation only) are July 31.
Prepare 32 bars of a musical theater selection in the style of the show.
There will be a dance audition. Dress accordingly.
The show runs September 21-29.
Bring a list of schedule conflicts from the date of audition through Sept. 30.
The feature animated film, “Yellow Submarine,” was produced to fulfill a three feature movie contract for The Beatles, the 1960s rock band that enraptured the world.
Fifty years after its release in 1968, with a restored print and soundtrack, the re-release shows that “Yellow Submarine” has traveled well. The film has even grown in stature for its inventive animation, dialogue of mordant wit and, of course, its soundtrack of Beatles’ songs, including the title song that inspired it.
The Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival (PSF) “King Richard II” is fierce.
And yet the king at the center of William Shakespeare’s history play, in its PSF debut though through Aug. 5, Main Stage, Labuda Center for the Performing Arts, DeSales University, is a soft target.
As the knives are pulled, the swords are drawn and the heads are rolled (and trundled out in bloody sacks), King Richard II (Christian Coulson) is emotionally-cauterized. You want to warn him, run to his side, give him a hug.
Call 610- 829-4540 for locations or visit https://www.northamptoncounty.org/HS/AGING/Pages/default.aspx.
Wednesday, July 18-National Hot Dog Day: Hot dog on a bun, baked beans, cole slaw, fresh canteloupe, iced brownie.
Thursday, July 19: Tomato juice, chicken pot pie, green peas, tossed greens and dressing, wheat roll with margarine, chilled pears.
Friday, July 20: Apple juice, cheese steak sandwich with onions and sauce, Italian marinated vegetable salad, fresh plum.