Monday, March 24, 2008

The Allegheny College Art Department will present its annual Student Show, an exhibition open to all Allegheny College students, in the Bowman, Penelec and Megahan Galleries from Tuesday, March 25 through Wednesday, April 16. The opening of the exhibit will be celebrated with a public reception in the Art Galleries on Tuesday, March 25 from 7 to 9 pm. This year's juror is Mark Franchino, gallery director and assistant professor of art at Clarion University of Pennsylvania.

The Barrow Civic Theatre will present Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None” April 3rd through 6th. Call the Box Office at 437-3440.

All non-profits should plan on attending the kick-off event for the Franklin Public Library’s Rural Northwest Pennsylvania Grant Resource Center. This informational meeting is sponsored by the Franklin Area Chamber of Commerce and will be held at the Barrow Civic Little Theatre from 9:00 to 11:30 AM on Friday, April 4th. Call the Chamber at 432-5823 to register.

DIY Loop effects pedal

My new favorite way to waste time? Photoshopped.

Slippery Rock University students continue to have difficulty understanding that you know, everyone can see what they put on the net. As Homer would say, "These children are our future...unless we stop them."

I forgot to look at the pictures before I posted them," Tedesco said Wednesday afternoon. "It was a mistake and I'm deleting them." Tedesco entered The Rocket office early Wednesday evening to inquire about The Rocket's intention to run a story about the photos. She suggested that since she had already deleted the photos, there was no need for a story.


What's the future of the iPod? I'm guessing something like this.

Auditions for the Annual Clarion University Summer Musical Theatre Festival will be held on Friday April 4, 5-8 p.m., and Saturday April 5, noon-5 p.m., in the Little Theatre at the Marwick-Boyd Fine Arts Center on the Clarion campus.

Those wishing to audition are asked to prepare 16 measures of an up-tempo song, and should be prepared to learn a dance combination. An accompanist will be provided.

The musicals planned as part of the 2008 Summer Season include: “The Roar of the Greasepaint – The Smell of the Crowd”; “Seussical, the Musical”; and “Once on this Island.” All are encouraged to audition although most roles are for teens and older.

For further information, contact Robert Levy at the Department of Theatre, (814) 393-2283.

Two artists I've never heard of (not that that means anything) are headlining Clarion's 2008 CampusFest: Colbie Caillat and Jason Reeves on April 26 in Tippin Gymnasium. The doors open at 7 p.m. and the concert begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 for Clarion University students with a valid identification card and $25 for the public. All tickets are $25 the day of the show.

Following Kesey's outlaw Mexican journeys.

The Pittsburgh Jewish-Israeli Film Festival kicks off this week.

Free and Legal downloads:
Via Daytrotter
Head of Femur - "Science Needed a Medical Man"
Head of Femur - "Leader And The Falcon"
Head of Femur - "Jetway Junior"
Head of Femur - "80 Steps to Jonah"

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