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March 13, 2014

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“South Pacific” will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through March 22 at Westmont Hilltop High School, 200 Fair Oaks Drive, Westmont.

Tickets are $9.

Information: 255-8726 or www.whsd.org.

“Up the Down Staircase” will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and March 21-22 at Forest Hills High School, 549 Locust St., Sidman.

Tickets are $7 for adults and college students and $5 for high school students and younger for show and dessert and $4 for adults and college student and $2 for high school students and younger for show only.

Doors open at 7 for the dessert theater.

Information: 487-7613, ext. 7500 for dessert or ext. 7600 for no dessert.

“Till Death Do Us Part” will be presented at 7 p.m. Thursday and March 21 at Portage Area High School, 84 Mountain Ave.

A dinner theater will be held at 6:30 p.m. March 21 in the cafeteria.

Tickets are $3 for the show only and $12 for dinner and show.

Information: 736-9636, ext. 3216.

“Disney’s High School Musical on Stage” will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Chestnut Ridge Middle School, 3281 Valley Road, Fishertown.

Tickets are $7 for adults and $3 for students at the door.

Enchanted club

A book club for children in grades 4-6 featuring “Ella Enchanted” by Gail Carson Levine will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesday in the children’s department at Cambria County Library, 248 Main St., downtown Johnstown.

This program is being held in anticipation of Levine’s visit to Johnstown at the sixth annual Children’s Book Festival of Johnstown, which will be held April 4-6 at Bottle Works, 411 Third Ave., and its Art Works building, 413 Third Ave., both in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

Participants may either borrow or purchase a copy of the book at the library.

Information: 536-5131.

Divine timing

“All in God’s Time,” an ecumenical lecture by noted author, scholar and educator Maureen Crossen, will be held at 3:30 p.m. Thursday in Alumni Hall on the campus of Mount Aloysius College, Cresson.

Regional religious and clerics are invited to attend the ecumenical luncheon at 12:30 p.m. in the Cosgrave Center.  

The afternoon lecture is free to the general public, and registration is required for the luncheon.

Information: 886-6335.

Keeping fit

Yoga and belly dancing classes will be held at Bottle Works and the Art Works building of Bottle Works in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

Belly dancing classes will be held at 8 p.m. Wednesdays at Bottle Works, 411 Third Ave.

Hip scarves are $15, and classes are $25 a month.

Adult yoga classes will be held at 5:45 and 7 p.m. Wednesdays at Bottle Works.

The session is $56 or $10 per class.

Yoga classes for children will be held at 5:45 p.m. Wednesdays at the Art Works building, 413 Third Ave.

Children’s yoga is $5 a class.

Information: 539-0924.

Stitch in time

Sit and Stitch, a laid-back time of quilting, cross-stitching and knitting, will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Fridays at Bottle Works, 411 Third Ave. in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

All are welcome. Admission is free.

Information: 536-5399.

Artistic photos

“Through My Eyes,” photography by youth ranging in age from 12 to 20 from area schools, will be on display through March 31 at Community Arts Center of Cambria County, 1217 Menoher Blvd., Westmont.

The exhibit is a partnership between Greater Johnstown Camera Club and Goodwill GoodGuides.

Information: 255-6515.

Dabbling in art

“The Tower of Dabble” will be on display through March 22 at Bottle Works, 411 Third Ave. in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

The exhibit features the blending of contemporary and caricature art by local artists Chris Tower and Duane Webb.

Caricature classes taught by Webb will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.

The cost is $15 for nonmembers and $13 for members.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays.

Information: 536-5399.

Student exhibit

“Student Exhibition I,” featuring the work of four senior art majors, will be on display through March 30 at St. Vincent Gallery on the campus of St. Vincent College, Latrobe.

Featured artists are Loretta Bobetich, Jennifer Kisner, Natalie Woodruff and Camden Yandel.

Gallery hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays.

Admission is free and open to the public.

Young art

“Artists of the 21st Century” will be on display through April 12 at Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretto, and through April 17 at Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Ligonier Valley.

The exhibits feature the artwork of almost 300 students from 31 schools in 15 districts in six counties.

Information: 472-3920, Loretto, or 724-238-6015, Ligonier Valley.

Paper display

“Projections on Paper: Abstract Prints and Drawings from the Permanent Collection” will be on display through May 3 at Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art at Loretto on the campus of St. Francis University.

The 35 prints and drawings taken from the museum’s permanent collection feature a number of noted artists working in a variety of abstract styles.

The exhibition will include the subtle calculations of color theorist Josef Albers, the playful forms of Alexander Calder, the mathematically complex Op Art compositions of Marko Spalatin and Helen Frankenthaler’s work which delves into the personal, mysterious and evocative.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays.

Information: 472-3920 or visit www.sama-art.org.



 

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