Erie Reader: Vol. 5, No. 18

September 2nd, 2015 — September 15th, 2015
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/5/18
Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 6:15 PM

With the football season finally upon us, it’s time to make some picks.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 6:00 PM

Adobe’s Flash, the ubiquitous Internet ad and video player, is finally dying. 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:45 PM

If anyone has embraced the world music scene, it’s British soul diva Joss Stone.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:30 PM

Drop by the Mercyhurst Institute for Arts and Culture for a challenging look at recent history.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:15 PM

It’s time to celebrate Frontier Park at the 17th Annual LEAF festival.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Are you ready to battle the Beast? 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 4:45 PM

Veteran photographers and amateurs alike should be excited about Sam Abell’s upcoming visit to Erie.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 4:30 PM

Everyman is one of English drama’s oldest plays; its story is just as timeless.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 4:15 PM

Night Lights features live performances from prolific, fun, great-to-see-live 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 4:00 PM

Oktoberfest is back in Erie.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 3:45 PM

Goodell Gardens will treat some lucky Erieites to a true farm-to-table dining experience.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 3:36 PM

The Erie Playhouse has big plans for The Little Mermaid.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 3:30 PM

Kilted or not, everyone can get a little (or, a lot) Scottish at the Highland Games on the green, rolling campus of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 3:15 PM

Arts & Drafts Fest will bring its celebration of music, art, and beer back to The Brewerie this fall.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 3:00 PM

What weaves together spoken word, musical theater, and gospel into one performance?

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 2:15 PM

With a title like Poison Season, it’s appropriate that Dan Bejar’s latest album under the Destroyer Moniker has its fair share of venom

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Special Guest: “Truly unique.”

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 12:00 PM

Depression Cherry, the fifth album from Baltimore duo Beach House, is another exercise in the duo’s familiar dream-pop sound.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 11:45 AM

Get your calendars out, Erie, because you have a lot of shows to see. 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 11:30 AM

Film Society, Positive Youth Development, and the Downtown YMCA partner for Summer Jobs program.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 11:15 AM

EDM Extravaganza Features Live DJ Sets from Local and Regional Genre-Blenders

 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM

Fat Tire: Now available within biking distance.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 10:45 AM

Show Me A Hero and Erie’s housing crisis: What we can learn from Yonkers, N.Y.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 10:30 AM

Humane Society vs. Anna Shelter

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 10:15 AM

Housing Authority of the City of Erie’s  Wangari Maathai Nurseries.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Angels in America, Part Two: Perestroika opens at Erie’s contemporary theater company. 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 9:45 AM

Cecil Speaks, sort of, and more weirdness.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 9:30 AM

Big fun – messy hands and all – was had by all.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 9:15 AM

Pennsylvania enters month three of the budget impasse.

 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM

The former Under The Clock restaurant at the Boston Store hosts one of the most creative shows in the Erie area this fall.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 8:45 AM

The sale of the Millcreek Township Water Authority presents another “bad deal” for Erie City residents.

 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 8:30 AM

Talented performers are ready to celebrate Harrilla’s 40th birthday in proper fashion.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 8:15 AM

Five years ago the Erie Reader was nothing but a blog and a big idea. 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 8:00 AM

No character better exemplifies the irresistible energy of Mad Max: Fury Road than the Doof Warrior.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 7:45 AM

While Nathaniel Rateliff is known for his intimate folk songs, the Denver singer-songwriter shows off his soulful side with his band The Night Sweats on their self-titled debut album.

CURRENT

ComiCon Erie draws it up differently

Erie family’s showbiz legacy becomes new musical

A cosplay consultation with Brooke Surgener 

Asian-American band breaks barriers

WineFest raises a glass to its 36th year

IN THIS ISSUE

Erie family’s showbiz legacy becomes new musical

A cosplay consultation with Brooke Surgener 

Asian-American band breaks barriers

WineFest raises a glass to its 36th year

Art in abundance for local enthusiasts

Irishfest offers up a pot of gold on its silver anniversary

Villains may be a bit slicker, but there’s still plenty of grease and grime beneath that polish.

Millcreek School Busses 

Innovative ways to attract jobs and business

The keystone of economic recovery