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Newtown Theatre pays tribute to Tom Petty


The historic Newtown Theatre’s “Newtown Live” concert series will present “A Night of Tom Petty” at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4.

The one-night-only event will feature a specially assembled group of local musicians playing tribute to the legendary Petty, who died in October 2017.

The band will consist of Brad Hinton, Brian Dale, Allen Strouse, Daniel Bower, Cory Heller, Alex Luquet, and Thérèse, along with singers Leaf & Tree, Cheap Dates, and Hezekiah Jones.

Tickets are $15 per person online at or $25 at the door on the night of the show. Beer and wine will be available for purchase at the theater before the show and during intermission.

The Newtown Theatre is located at 120 N. State St. in Newtown Borough.