Bethlehem Press

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Actor visits Boutique at the Rink

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 by DANA GRUBB in Local News

Hollywood actor, producer and writer Dan Roebuck paid a visit to the Boutique at the Rink May 11 to help promote the 2018 cancer fundraiser. Roebuck, a Bethlehem native, filmed a promotional piece with co-chairs Karen Hein and Sharon Kunsman, visited with volunteers, posed for photos and he recounted his visits to the Boutique as a teenager when he would purchase tuxedos to wear as an aspiring young magician.

‘Once Upon a Mattress’

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 by DANA GRUBB in School

The Freedom HS Theatre Company present the Mary Rodgers and Marshall Barer musical “Once Upon a Mattress” April 11, 12, 13 and 14 at 7 p.m. and April 15 at 2 p.m. in the school theater. Tickets are $10 plus processing fee and can be obtained by visiting or by calling 610-867-6630.”Once Upon a Mattress” chronicles the pursuit of a princess bride for the prince in a fictional medieval kingdom, despite the efforts of his domineering queen mother.Jennifer Wescoe directs the performance, her last after 18 years leading Freedom’s theatre company.

Forever eggs

Monday, April 2, 2018 by DANA GRUBB in Local News

‘A slow, painstaking process’

Master Pysanky artist Donna Yob has been creating intricately designed pysanky eggs for nearly 50 years. Pysanky, meaning “to write,” is an egg decorating process that uses a wax-resistant process called batik.

She demonstrated her artistry at the Moravian Book Shop March 30 and 31, drawing many inquisitive shoppers to her work station.