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Concerts & Events

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Tickets to live concerts and events are non-refundable.
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After 5PM please come to the box office or call 610-917-1228 to order tickets.
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Joel’s Fried Gold Film Fest

Sat., September 15, 2018


Sponsored by CertaPro Painters and The Eternal Order of the Golden Fedora

To celebrate the life of Joel Rickenbach, we pay tribute to our beloved family member with the 3rd Annual Joel’s Fried Gold Film Fest! From 5:30-11:30PM, the Colonial’s big screen will play host to three of Joel’s favorite films, or as he referred to them, slices of fried gold.
 
Tickets to this event are FREE, but you must register buy clicking the Get . . .

Theatre Organ Concert with David Peckham

Sun., September 16, 2018

David is familiar to theatre organ audiences throughout the world and is well known for his silent movie accompaniment. He currently lives in Horsehead, NY and works at his family’s pipe organ repair shop. In his spare time he is the organist for the Clemens Center in Elmira, NY providing accompaniment and sound effects for silent films or tunes before the start of a show.

Dave began piano lessons . . .

Point Entertainment presents An Evening with Nils Lofgren Acoustic Duo

Thu., September 20, 2018

Tickets on sale Fri, Apr 27 @ 12:30PM.

WXPN welcomes Nils Lofgren to the Colonial! Nils Lofgren is a legendary, world-renowned singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and recent Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee as a member of the E Street Band. Nils has been touring and recording his own music for 46 years, starting with his early band, Grin, through years of highly praised solo works. His 45-year, 10 disc retrospective called Face the Music . . .

Point Entertainment presents Michael Nesmith and the First National Band

Sat., September 22, 2018

Tickets on sale Fri, Jun 8 @ 12:30PM.

Almost fifty years ago, Michael Nesmith ventured to Nashville to record a series of groundbreaking sessions with local musicians.  What they produced is now recognized as the foundation of the country-rock and alt-country movements. Rolling Stone described Michael Nesmith and the First National Band’s discography as “the greatest music you never heard,” and despite eight innovative country-rock LP’s, he is one of the less heralded . . .

Point Entertainment presents Toad the Wet Sprocket

Thu., September 27, 2018

Tickets on sale Fri, Jun 29 @ 12:30PM.

Named in honor of a Monty Python sketch, Toad the Wet Sprocket became one of the most successful alternative rock bands of the early ’90s. Boasting a contemporary folk-pop sound that wielded enough melody and R.E.M.-styled jangle to straddle both the modern rock and adult contemporary markets, their Top 20 singles include “All I Want” and “Walk on the Ocean.”
Tickets
Gold Circle: $65.00
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City Rhythm Orchestra presents An Evening with Jenna Esposito

Fri., September 28, 2018

Jenna Esposito has been a popular attraction in the New York cabaret scene since 2004, and has headlined at Birdland, Feinstein’s Cabaret, The Metropolitan Room, and the historic Friars Club.  She’s excited to be making her Colonial Theatre debut!

The show covers a wide variety of styles ranging from 50s and 60s pop, to well-loved standards, to some classic Italian-American songs from Jenna’s recent CD . . .

Point Entertainment presents Los Lobos

Fri., October 12, 2018

Tickets on sale Fri, Jun 15 @ 12:30PM.

Since 1974, East L.A.’s Los Lobos have been exploring the artistic and commercial possibilities of American biculturalism, moving back and forth between their Chicano roots and their love of American rock & roll. Although the band first gained fame as part of the early-Eighties roots-rock revival, they didn’t so much strip music down as mix it up, playing norteño, blues, country, Tex-Mex, ballads . . .

Point Entertainment presents Al Stewart and The Empty Pockets

Sun., October 14, 2018

Tickets on sale Fri, Jul 27 @ 12:30.

Al Stewart returns to The Colonial with a full band, The Empty Pockets, to recreate the iconic platinum album “Year Of The Cat” from start to finish, plus a bonus set of the many hits from his other albums including the platinum selling “Time Passages.”  This show sold out two days at London’s Royal Albert Hall.

“This venerable singer/songwriter is still doing what he does best, and clearly . . .

Point Entertainment presents Gaelic Storm

Thu., October 25, 2018

Tickets on sale Fri, Jun 15 @ 12:30PM.

Originally gaining prominence in the movie Titanic, Gaelic Storm – a multi-national, Celtic juggernaut – is a true force to be reckoned with. The band attributes their continued success to their fanatic audience, and it’s a well-diversified crowd. The country-music folks adore the storytelling, the bluegrass-heads love the instrumentals, Celtic fans love their devotion to tradition, and the rockers truly appreciate their passion. With their latest release . . .

Found Footage Festival

Fri., November 9, 2018

Ages 16+. 1 hour 30 minutes.

Found Footage Festival hosts Joe Pickett (The Onion) and Nick Prueher (Late Show with David Letterman) take audiences on a guided tour of their all-time favorite VHS finds. From the curiously-produced industrial training video to the forsaken home movie donated to Goodwill, the Found Footage Festival resurrects these forgotten treasures and serves them up in a lively celebration of all things found.

Joe & Nick will stick around . . .

Point Entertainment presents Ronnie Spector and The Ronettes

Thu., December 13, 2018

Tickets on sale Fri, Jul 27 @ 12:30.

For three decades Ronnie Spector’s Best Christmas Party Ever! has been a holiday tradition. This year the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer brings her raucous n’ rocking multi-media show to the Colonial Theatre for the first time! The show blends her hits like “Be My Baby,” “Walking In The Rain,” “Baby I Love You” with her Christmas classics, a splash of doo–wop, and plenty of Ronnie . . .

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