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Plan Your Friday Night in West Chester

Friday could not come sooner, am I right? Luckily for us it’s just a few days away! Therefore, I wanted to share some events coming up this Friday, October 18, 2013. So mark your calendars because you now have something to look forward too!

Ghost Tours of West Chester | Friday – 7:00PM

Enjoy a 90-minute guided walk through the spooky lanes of downtown neighborhoods hearing stories of ghosts and the macabre. See details here.

Planetarium Show at WCU | Friday – 7:00PM 

West Chester University Department of Geology & Astronomy presents Venus: The Evening Star at the University Planetarium, Schmucker Science Center, located on South Church Street between University Avenue and Rosedale Avenue. Show starts at 7pm and runs approximately 1-hour.  Reservations required. Call the ticket office at 610-436-2266. See more information at WCU Public Planetarium Shows.

GODSPELL at WCU | Friday – All Day

West Chester University Theatre & Dance Department presents Godspell, one of the biggest Broadway successes of all time with music & lyrics by Stephen Schwartz, the Grammy and Academy Award-winning composer. Based on the Gospel According to St. Matthew, Godspell is a timeless tale of friendship, loyalty and love. Directed and choreographed by Liz Staruch. Performances at the Madeleine Wing Adler Theatre. Reserved seating. Tickets and performance times at tickets.wcupa.edu.

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Events Coming This Weekend!

It’s easy to get stuck inside during these cold winter weekends. However, this weekend has some fun and exciting events happening right in Downtown West Chester! So grab a friend and enjoy the beautiful sights and sounds of a winter weekend in West Chester.

Fondue Friday at The Lincoln Room | February 22, 2013 | 7:00pm 

Enjoy a cheese fondue followed by a rich chocolate dessert fondue in the intimate candlelit setting of The Lincoln Room from 7 to 9 pm. Adding to the atmosphere are the sounds of classical guitarist Malcolm Johnstone. $40 per couple (gratuities not included). BYOB (no corking fee). Call 610-696-2102 for reservations.

La PASION FLAMENCA at WCU | February 24, 2013 | 3:00pm

Under the artistic direction of Carlote Santana, you will experience the passion and drama of La Pasion Flamenca at the Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall. Take a journey back to the cultural crossroads of Andalusia, the birthplace of flamenco, and enjoy vibrant influences of one of the world’s most dynamic forms of expression. Ticket information at the Department of Cultural & Community Affairs.

OSCAR EXTRAVAGANZA | February 24, 2013 | Milestone Events

The Academy Awards are presented with the flair of Hollywood at the Oscar Extravaganza through the magic of cable TV and a big screen. Come root for your favorite star and movie (that would be Lincoln, of course) while enjoying food, fun, and stylish entertainment.

 

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Local Events Coming in February

Mark your calendar for the local events coming up in February! Offering something fun for everyone, whether it be a performance at West Chester University or an old fashion Oscar Extravaganza. You don’t want to miss out on all these spectacular events coming next month!

  • H.M.S. PINAFORE at WCU | February 7-10, 2013

Gilbert and Sullivan’s popular comic opera about a captain’s daughter who falls in love with a common sailor performs at the Madeleine Wing Adler Theatre at West Chester University. Directed by Julie C. May with music direction by Florrie Marks. Ticket information at theGilbert and Sullivan Society of Chester County.

  • La PASION FLAMENCA at WCU | February 24, 2013 | 3:00pm

Under the artistic direction of Carlote Santana, you will experience the passion and drama of La Pasion Flamenca at the Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall. Take a journey back to the cultural crossroads of Andalusia, the birthplace of flamenco, and enjoy vibrant influences of one of the world’s most dynamic forms of expression. Ticket information at the Department of Cultural & Community Affairs.

  • OSCAR EXTRAVAGANZA | February 24, 2013 | Milestone Events

The Academy Awards are presented with the flair of Hollywood at the Oscar Extravaganza through the magic of cable TV and a big screen. Come root for your favorite star and movie (that would be Lincoln, of course) while enjoying food, fun, and stylish entertainment.

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