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What's happening in York this weekend
Dallastown Area High School presents "The Diary of Anne Frank" at the school, 700 New School Lane. The play tells the story of a teenage Jewish girl and her family's struggle to survive during the Holocaust. Showtimes: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 27 and 28, and 2:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 28 and 29/. Tickets: $5-7 regular, $10 premium. Information: www.dahsdpac.booktix.com/.
The classic play "12 Angry Jurors" comes to life at York Suburban High School, 1800 Hollywood Drive, Friday through Sunday. The play takes on issues of race, class and justice, set in the jurors' room at a trial. Showtime: 7:30 p.m. Friday through Sunday, Oct. 26-28. Tickets: $6 students, $10 adults. Information: 717-885-1279
York College presents flutist Alicia Kosack, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27. at DeMeester recital Hall in the Evelyn and Earle Wolf Hall. The Division of Music faculty member will give a recital of flute soundscapes from Ian Clarke's "Spiral Lament" to Anne Boyd's "Ball Moods." Free.
Leatherface is back as Capfilms presents "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre," 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, at the Capitol Theatre at the Appell Center, 50 N. George St. Tickets: $7. Information: appellcenter.org.
The spirit of New Orleans is alive and well in the music of the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, which will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, at the Capitol Theatre at the Appell Center for the Performing Arts, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $40. Information: www.appellcenter.org.
York loves a parade, and here's the biggest one of the year: The 68th Annual York Halloween Parade takes place starting at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 29. The parade runs east on Market Street, starting at Richland Avenue and ending at Broad Street, with a Family Fun Zone at Market Street and George Street. The parade features bands, floats, marching groups, vehicles and more, with the theme Graveyard Party. State Rep. Carol Hill-Evans, D-York City, is the grand marshal. Free. Information: www.yorkhalloweenparade.com.
What better time of year for a Black Sabbath tribute. The York College Rock Band will present just that, 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 30, at the Waldner Performing Arts Center. The concert will also feature a classic rock cover band. Free.
Grab a light bite of classical music with the York Symphony Orchestra's Young Person's Concert, Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 1 and 2, at the Strand Theatre in the Appell Center, 50 N. George St. With Classical Kids Live, the orchestra will present more than 24 excerpts from Vivaldi's most popular works, including "The Four Seasons" and the "Guitar Concerto." Time: 10 a.m. Tickets: $6, Wednesday performance is sold out. Information: appellcenter.org.