Jay and the Americans, Alejandro Escovedo Coming to SteelStacks

Singer-songwriter Alejandro Escovedo and Vocal Group Hall of Famers Jay and the Americans will rock the Musikfest Cafe presented by Yuengling this May. Tickets are on sale at steelstacks.org and 610-332-3378. After cutting their teeth playing to college crowds in the late ’50s, Jay and the Americans quickly harmonized their way into mainstream airwaves with [...]

Easton’s Lafayette Bar Named Top 50 Jazz Clubs in US

ClickitTicket recently announced their Top 50 Jazz Clubs in America and Easton's own, Lafayette Bar made the list. The criteria used to choose the venues included the types of jazz and blues music performed, club ambiance and intimacy, choice of performers, reputation and more.  The Lafayette Bar, located at 15 N 4th St, Easton, Pennsylvania [...]

Pat Metheny, Jessy J and Delbert McClinton to Headline 2016 RiverJazz

Twenty-time GRAMMY winner Pat Metheny, along with bassist Ron Carter; Billboard chart-topper Jessy J; and venerable songwriter Delbert McClinton are among the first acts announced for the 2016 edition of RiverJazz presented by Concannon Miller, the jazz series that takes place at SteelStacks each spring. Tickets for the shows, which take place at the ArtsQuest [...]

GRAMMY Winner Marc Cohn Performing at Musikfest Café April 21

GRAMMY Award-winning folk rock artist Marc Cohn will perform in the ArtsQuest Center’s Musikfest Café presented by Yuengling April 21, 7:30 p.m. Cohn, an Ohio native, worked initially as a backup artist in New York recording studios before establishing The Supreme Court, a 14-piece cover band that played at Caroline Kennedy’s wedding in 1986. In [...]

Eric Hutchinson Performing at SteelStacks March 5

Platinum selling pop-rock artist Eric Hutchinson will perform in the Fowler Blast Furnace Room of the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks March 5, 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale at the door; they’re also available at steelstacks.org and 610-332-3378. The Washington, DC-raised singer, pianist and guitarist Hutchinson has traveled the world over. From a converted garage [...]

Upright Citizens Brigade Joins Rescheduled Improv Comedy Festival at SteelStacks Feb. 26-27

The Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company, which has included performers from TV shows like Saturday Night Live, Silicon Valley, Veep and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, and films like The Hangover, Bridesmaids and The Heat, will headline the third SteelStacks Improv Comedy Festival Feb. 26-27 at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. The festival, [...]

New Visions Coming To Muhlenberg

Muhlenberg College Directors' Festival to feature three short plays in evening of activist visionary theater An evening of visionary experimental theater will be on display in Muhlenberg College's "New Visions" Directors' Festival, Feb. 24-28. The festival features plays directed by three gifted senior directing students in the College's Department of Theatre & Dance. Each of [...]

Lehigh Valley Music Awards Announce 2016 Performances

Get ready to dance as the Greater Lehigh Valley Music Association and ArtsQuest announce the performers for this year’s Lehigh Valley Music Awards presented by Tri Outdoor. Performers for the awards ceremony, held March 6, 4 p.m., at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, include the Craig Thatcher Band, female-fronted power-metal group MindMaze, country powerhouse Erin [...]

Wegmans and ArtsQuest to Present Viewing Party for Oscars® at SteelStacks Feb. 28

Event is largest fundraiser benefitting cinema program at ArtsQuest’s Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas Wegmans is partnering with ArtsQuest to present a dynamic experience on Oscars® night as the community comes together to watch the 88th Academy Awards® during a Red Carpet Party at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks Feb. 28, 6:30 p.m. The evening will [...]