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‘Wall-E’ inspires robot creations at Hamburg Strand Theater

By Lisa Mitchell|

NOW STREAMING: ‘Marvel’s The Defenders’ combines Netflix’s heroes into a punchy new series

Don’t overthink this. “Marvel’s The Defenders” brings the paths of four New York City-based comic-book superheroes together so they can fight a common enemy. The eight-part Netflix series wastes no time getting into t...

By Rob Lowman Southern California News Group|


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    LOCAL MUSIC: Royersford rock band Rofo Audio involves local businesses in their music videos

    Power trio Rofo Audio are like unofficial ambassadors for the Spring-Ford Chamber of Commerce.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

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    PHILADELPHIA FOLK FESTIVAL: Graham Nash enjoying being a solo artist

    A member of either The Hollies; Crosby, Stills & Nash; Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young; or Crosby & Nash for most of his musical career, Graham Nash is finally getting some alone time.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twi|

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    CD REVIEW: With ‘potent’ new CD out, sisters Shelby Lynne and Allison Moorer play World Cafe Live

    Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer Not Dark Yet

    By Sean Hickey For Digital First Media|

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    Steel River presents ‘Legally Blonde Jr.’

    “Legally Blonde Jr.” is coming to Steel River Playhouse Aug. 25 – 27. This hit show follows the adventures of a sorority girl named Elle Woods — a Gemini with a double Capricorn moon — who tries to win her ex-boyfriend back by earning a Harvard law degree.


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    Albright College’s Freedman Gallery presents two exhibitions

    Albright College will kick-off the fall 2017 semester by presenting the following two exhibitions running concurrently in the Freedman Gallery. Both are free and open to the public.

    Albright College|

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    Playcrafters, Skippack, presents ‘Snake in the Grass’

    A dark mystery. A father’s death. Siblings. Borrowing a bit from Shakespeare’s Hamlet in its dark-themed ghostly portrayal of two estranged sisters with a bent on their family inheritance, “Snake in the Grass,” a two-act play written by British playwright Alan Ayckbourn, debuted in Scarborough in 2002 and is part of his Things That Go Bump series. The story portrays a family’s dysfunction while it marries with the dark tones of greed and retribution. With...

    By Mary Cantell For Playcrafters|

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    Closing Reception and Awards Ceremony for ‘It’s Raining Cats and Dogs’ exhibition

    BOYERTOWN >> Studio B Fine Art Gallery, 39A East Philadelphia Ave., Boyertown, is pleased to announce the closing award reception of “It’s Raining Cats and Dogs” curated by Pamela Hodges. An end-of-summer Award Reception will be held on Friday, Aug. 18, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. when the “People’s Choice Awards” and Best Dog and Best Cat in show awards will be announced.

    Submitted by Emily A. Branch|

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    The Infamous Stringdusters play the Philly Folk Festival

    Critically acclaimed and award winning, The Infamous Stringdusters, featuring Andy Hall (dobro), Andy Falco (guitar), Chris Pandolfi (banjo), Jeremy Garrett (fiddle), and Travis Book (double bass) have gone to painstaking efforts to secure their presence as a major player in the indie blue grass scene. The group will be at the Philadelphia Folk Festival on Aug. 18.

    By Rob Nagy For Digital First Media|

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    EAT & DRINK: New restaurant, brewhouse taking shape in Phoenixville area, and more regional eats

    Work is under way on two new Phoenixville restaurants: Morrell Park, “a casual counter-service café,” and Rebel Hill Brewing Company, a seven-barrel brewhouse.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    CONCERT BEST BETS: Lionel Richie, Valley Queen, Hank Williams Jr., and more, bring in the music next week

    Welcome to “Seven in Seven,” where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be something to check out in the coming days.

    By Michael Christopher For Digital First Media|

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