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Newtown Theatre welcomes jazz saxophonist Larry McKenna


Newtown Theatre’s monthly “Friday Night Jazz” series will welcome saxophonist Larry McKenna at 8 p.m. Friday, June 10.

A native of Philadelphia, McKenna is known for his balladry and improvisations.

In addition to being a frequent guest on recordings by other top jazz musicians, McKenna has released three records under his own name. Music arranged by McKenna has been performed on “The Tonight Show” with Johnny Carson and in the Nicholas Cage movie “Birdy,” in which McKenna played and appeared.

Tickets are available at for $25 per person or $20 for theater members. Any remaining tickets will be sold for $35 at the door on the night of the show (if available). All seating is general admission.

Beer, wine, and canned cocktails will be available for purchase at the theater before the show and during intermission. The theater is located at 120 N. State Street in Newtown Borough.