A MEMORY, A MONOLOGUE, A RANT AND A PRAYER: WRITINGS TO STOP VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS

HERSHEY AREA PLAYHOUSE STAGES Hershey Area Playhouse will stage a special production of A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and a Prayer by Eve Ensler on March 8 and 9 at 8 p.m. and March 10 at 2 p.m. A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant and A Prayer: Writings To Stop Violence Against Women and […]

Hershey Theatre Apollo Awards Announces Play Nominations

Hershey Theatre proudly announces play nominations and honorable mention recognition for the fifth annual Hershey Theatre Apollo Awards. Modeled after The Tony Awards on Broadway, the Hershey Theatre Apollo Awards recognize outstanding achievements by local high school students in musical and play productions. A total of 16 awards will be presented during the show on […]

Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art celebrates 20 years

The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art will celebrate 20 years as an organization in 2013, and will commemorate with a series of special events and programs throughout the year. On or around the 20th of every month in 2013, the Center will host Open Houses, and admission to the Ned Smith Center’s galleries […]

Save Our Downtown Movies

MAJESTIC THEATER TOPS DIGITAL CINEMA CAMPAIGN GOAL   Gettysburg College’s Majestic Theater proudly announced today their “Save Our Downtown Movies” campaign has raised $161,703 which exceeds its $150,000 goal to convert its two cinemas to digital projection.  The U.S. movie industry is abandoning 35mm film production after more than 100 years in favor of high […]

PENNSYLVANIA GAME COMMISSION TO NAME THE NED SMITH GALLERY AT NED SMITH CENTER FOR NATURE AND ART

The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art is proud to announce its newest partnership with the Pennsylvania Game Commission.  The Center’s Ned Smith Gallery, which permanently exhibits the work of its namesake, will now be called the Ned Smith Gallery Presented by the Pennsylvania Game Commission. Throughout his career, Ned Smith enjoyed a collaborative […]

National Award for Joint Reporting Effort by witf, WHYY/Philadelphia and NPR: StateImpact Pennsylvania

witf, central Pennsylvania’s Public Media Center, has received one of the nation’s most prestigious awards for broadcast reporting, the DuPont-Columbia Silver Baton. The award was announced by CNN anchor Christiane Amanpour at the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards Center today. The award will be presented at Columbia University’s Low Library on January 22, 2013 at […]

The Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet Announces ChoreoPlan 2013 Participants

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The internationally recognized ballet school and performing company, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, is pleased to announce its selection of choreographers for ChoreoPlan 2013. Chosen from an international pool of applicants, four choreographers will spend 13 days (Jan. 7-19) at the CPYB Warehouse Studios in Carlisle creating new works on CPYB dancers. The program will culminate […]

CPYB Announces Additions to Board of Directors

Carole Yon

Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet (CPYB) is pleased to announce two recent appointments to its board of directors. The appointments bring the total number of board members to fifteen. The new directors are Carole Yon, managing director of PNC’s Asset Management Group for Central Pennsylvania Region, and Kristen Olewine Milke, community volunteer. “We are pleased to […]

Call for Entries: United Way’s Pigs on Parade!

United Way of Franklin County and the Chambersburg Council for the Arts are launching “Pigs on Parade”.  United Way will provide artists with small (5 1/2″ long) primed-and-ready-to-paint piggy banks, that when decorated will go out to local businesses to attract donations of change at the check-out counters of businesses throughout Franklin County, from November […]

Local Artist juried into major show in China

Middletown Artist Kathy Michels juried into China Watercolor Show Middletown resident Kathy Michels is one of several artists whose work has been chosen to represent the United States at the 2012 Shanghai Zhujiajiao International Watercolor Biennial Exhibit. The Shanghai Watercolour Biennial received more than 10,000 jpeg entries from 62 different countries. Seven master watercolor artists […]