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8 DAYS A WEEK

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days: DANCE

ALLENTOWN AREA SWING DANCE SOCIETY

Fearless Fire Company, 1221 S. Front St., Allentown. 610-797-2542

Social Dance, 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays

@Body.8 Days Head: ANTONIO SALEMME FOUNDATION

Empire Ballroom, 542 Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-433-4150

Lehigh Valley Tango Society, 7 p.m. Wednesdays: "Tango Practicas"

@Body.8 Days Head: JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER OF ALLENTOWN

702 N. 22nd St., Allentown. 610-435-3571

Israeli Dancing, 7:30 p.m. Mondays: Beginners; 8:30 p.m. Mondays: Experienced dancers

8 DAYS A WEEK

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

ALLEN ORGAN COMPANY

150 Locust St., Macungie.646-484-9691

Christopher Houlihan, 7:30 p.m. May 30

@Body.8 Days Head: ARTSQUEST

ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-297-7100

Modest Mouse, 8;30 p.m. May 21, Levitt Pavilion

Cherry Poppin' Daddies, 7:30 p.m. May 22, Musikfest Café, RiverJazz Festival

Peter Noone and Herman's Hermits, 8 p.m. May 24, Musikfest Café

Jane Monheit, 8 p.m. May 29, Musikfest Café, RiverJazz Festival

Terence Blanchard, 8 p.m. May 30, Musikfest Café

8 DAYS A WEEK

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head: FREE CONCERTS IN THE PARKS

ALBURTIS PARK

328 S. Main St., Alburtis. 610-463-7725

Moore Brothers Band, 3 p.m. May 25

The Outlaws, 3 p.m. May 26

The Rehrig Brothers Band, 3 pm. June 1

One Night Stand, 3 p.m. June 8

Midnight Special, 3 p.m. June 15

Bill Murray and the Crossover Band, 3 p.m. June 22

The Sidekick Band, 3 p.m. June 29

Banned from the Ranch, 3 p.m. July 4

Country Ryhthm Band, 3 p.m. July 6

The Majestics, 3 p.m. July 13

Texas Fever, 3 p.m. July 20

Hickory Rose, 3 p.m. July 27

8 DAYS A WEEK

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head: ART EXHIBITS

ALLENTOWN ART MUSEUM

31 N. Fifth St., Allentown. 610-432-4333

Destinations in Paintings, through Aug. 17, Butz Gallery

Of Heaven and Earth: 500 Years of Italian Painting from Glasgow Museums, June 8 - Sept. 7, Scheller Gallery

Platinum Visions: Photographs by Thomas John Shillea, July 2 - Sept. 28, Payne Hurd Gallery

Artventures, 12:30 - 3 p.m. Sundays

@Body.8 Days Head: AMERICA ON WHEELS MUSEUM

5 N. Front St., Allentown. 610-432-4200

Pieces by Carl Renner, through May 31

8 DAYS A WEEK

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head: EVENTS, FESTIVALS

ALLENTOWN FAIR

Grandstand, 17th and Chew streets, Allentown. 484-553-2947

Pitbull, 7 p.m. Aug. 26

Mötley Crüe, Alice Cooper, 7 p.m. Aug. 27

Lady Antebellum, 7 p.m. Aug. 28

Tim McGraw, Jana Kramer, 7 p.m. Aug. 29

Hunter Hayes, The Swon Brothers, 7 p.m. Aug. 30

Fresh Beat Band, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 31

@Body.8 Days Head: ARTSQUEST CENTER

SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-3378

SmartsQuest Trivia, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Lee & Stella Yee Family Connect Zone

8 DAYS A WEEK

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 by The Press in Focus

YOUR LEHIGH VALLEY ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

@Body.8 Days Head: LEHIGH VALLEY STAGE

"Celebration USA," May 23 - July 6, The Pines Dinner Theatre, 448 N. 17th St., Allentown. 610-433-2333

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," 7 p.m. June 3, 4: National Tour, State Theatre Center for The Arts, 453 Northampton St., Easton. statetheatre.org, 1-800-999-STATE, 610-252-3132

"Menopause The Musical," 7 p.m. June 11, 12, 453 Northampton St., Easton. statetheatre.org, 1-800-999-STATE, 610-252-3132

St. Thomas More honored

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 by The Press in Focus

PRESS PHOTO BY PAUL WILLISTEIN

Tim Clark, above, left, and Natalie Seng Pionegro, above, right, display the Arts Ovation Outstanding Service to the Arts Award received by St. Thomas More Summer Music Theatre Magic at the 26th annual Arts Ovation May 8 awards at The Palace Center, Allentown. Summer Theatre Magic, with artistic director Seng Pionegro, assisted by Clark, began in 1999 at St. Thomas More Church, Salisbury Township, and has raised nearly $350,000 for local charities.

Beldon recognized

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 by The Press in Focus

PRESS PHOTO BY PAUL WILLISTEIN

Charles Kalan, above, left, Arts Ovation co-chair and first vice president of the Allentown Arts Commission, and his wife, Susan Kalan, above, right, Arts Ovation committee member, both of South Whitehall Township, announced at the 26th annual Arts Ovation Awards that they are stepping down. With them at the May 8 luncheon attended by 260 at The Palace Center, Allentown, is Sanford T. Beldon, above, center, of Lower Macungie Township, 2014 Arts Ovation Special Recognition Award recipient.

Stoneback contribution

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 by The Press in Focus

PRESS PHOTO BY PAUL WILLISTEIN

Scott Stoneback, above, right, of Alburtis, received the Outstanding Contribution to the Arts Award at the 26th annual Arts Ovation Awards May 8 luncheon at The Palace Center, Allentown. With him is his wife, Francee E. Fuller, above, left, East Penn School Board member and Marketing Manager, Barry Isett & Associates. Stoneback, executive producer, The Media People, has for 25 years produced Arts Ovation recipients' video presentations.

Spotlight On: Mock Turtle premieres 'Morningtime of Now'

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

Around 1906, an exceptionally smart little girl named Opal Whitely was living in the middle of Oregon in a lumber camp. She grew to love the animals and nature that were all around her and wrote about her days roaming the woods in her diary.

"The Morningtime of Now," a world premiere puppet play based on Opal Whitely's diaries, is being produced by Mock Turtle Marionette Theatre, 8 p.m. May 22 - 25 and 2 p.m. May 25, 26, Charles A. Brown IceHouse, 56 River St., Sand Island, Bethlehem