Now that Gay Street is officially under Borough control, officials will not have to seek approval from PennDOT. This gives officials the flexibility to start earlier and end later – which they will take advantage of in 2023.
In-house Theater Production Short-lived at Uptown
ICYMI (I did), Uptown Theater did a little soul-searching (and house-cleaning) in February parting ways with both Executive Director April Evans and Artistic Director Carmen Kahn. They also hit stop on the idea of creating professional-level plays in-house.
West Chester Film Festival Reveals Festival Poster
This April the West Chester Film Festival is back for its 17th festival. “Community is what makes the West Chester Film Festival so special, and we love showcasing local artists,” said WCFF's Victoria Rose.
West Chester Summer Swim Guide 2023
We are about to embark on a new pool adventure. After years as members of the YMCA outdoor pool, we have decided to break off and try something new, or rather, something old. Goodbye waterpark. It’s back to basics. A pool, some grills, and a basketball hoop, but I am hoping the opportunity to run around with friends (and the peace that comes from fully-entertained kids) will more than make up for it. Need a place to dip your toes this summer? Here are your options.
The Freakin’ Weekend: Super Bowl Sunday Edition
I am not doing a full Roundup this week but there is so much good stuff going on with the Super Bowl and Valentine’s Day it seems a miss to stay completely silent. Who's ready? It's time to plan your weekend.
Turns Out “Better than Bacon” is Good for Your Health
Since 2011, Better Than Bacon has brought its off-the-cuff comedy to numerous venues across Chester County, including regular performances at West Chester’s Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center. Shows feature a lineup of improvisational “games” or acting exercises that require participants to react in real time to audience suggestions. Not only are the shows a blast to attend it turns out improv could actually be good for your health.