Aldean heads to BJC in May
UNIVERSITY PARK - This spring, Jason Aldean will bring his 2014 "Night Train Tour" to the Bryce Jordan Center on the Penn State University Park campus. Aldean will bring opening acts Florida Georgia Line and Tyler Farr to the BJC at 7:30 p.m. May 2.
Aldean has become one of country's biggest stars, having sold more than 8.5 million records and notching 12 No. 1 singles.
Tickets for the show are $29.75 and $59.75 and will be available at 10 a.m. Dec. 6 at online Livenation.com and Ticketmaster.com, in person at the Bryce Jordan Center Box Office, Eisenhower Auditorium and Penn State Downtown Theatre, or charge-by-phone at 800-745-3000.
Chorale sets holiday shows
Allegheny Chorale will present two productions of the concert "Christmas Around the World," featuring music with an international flare, next week.
The concerts are scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday at the First Presbyterian Church, 102 W. 13th St., Tyrone, and at 3 p.m. Dec. 8 at St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1407 Eighth Ave., Altoona.
Director Deborah Estright set up a program for Christmas focused on the music's origin and includes melodies from The Ukraine, Germany, Italy, Africa, the West Indies, Canada and the United States.
Admission is free. There will be a reception for the audience after the concert at each venue.
Juniata sets fall concert
HUNTINGDON - Juniata College's Percussion Ensemble will play a composition by the college's instrumental music professor, plus a vast array of musical influences ranging from Henry Mancini to John Bonham in its fall concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Rosenberger Auditorium in the Halbritter Center for the Performing Arts on the Juniata campus.
Tickets for the concert are $5 for adults and Juniata students with ID or children under 18 are admitted free.
Palace hosts 'Shoemaker'
GREENSBURG - Westmoreland Cultural Trust presents its annual family holiday show with two performances of Theatre IV's "The Shoemaker and the Christmas Elves" at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. today at The Palace Theatre.
Tickets are $8 and $9 and sold through the Palace Theatre box office at 724-836-8000 or online at www.thepalacetheatre.org. Tickets will also be sold one hour prior to each show (cash only at door).