State Theatre Announces New Season
Chuck Berry, John Waters, Penn & Teller among headliners.
Magicians, an outsider filmmaker and a rock and roll legend are all among the acts slated for the State Theatre's new season, the theater's 85th.
A complete list of acts can be found here; tickets go on sale to members Aug. 2, and to everyone else Aug. 16.
Among the highlights:
- The Amazing Kreskin, a "bona fide mentalist," on Sept. 8.
- In the '80s, Dana Carvey created some of Saturday Night Live's most famous characters. He'll bring his impressionist skills to Easton on Nov. 4.
- Chuck Berry, a rock and roll pioneer responsible for "Johnny B. Goode," on Nov. 5.
- Penn & Teller reflect on their 35 year career, and perform a few tricks, on Nov. 8.
- Hootie & the Blowfish frontman-turned country star Darius Rucker, on Jan. 22., 2012.
- Director John Waters brings his one-man performance piece "The Filthy Word" on March 8, 2012.