Local 'Idol' contestant to return for CAC concert

Published 04.29.2021


BeaneFresh from the "American Idol" stage, Beane – a Loyalsock Township High School graduate and alumnus of the Uptown Music Collective – will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 8, at the Community Arts Center. Also known as Brennan Hepler, the Boston-based singer/songwriter worked his way through hundreds of contestants on ABC's popular "Idol" show and ultimately broke into the top 12. (All appropriate COVID-19 precautions will be taken at the venue, including temperature checks, masks and social distancing, in accordance with guidelines from the state and Penn College.) Tickets ($25) are now on sale for the performance, in collaboration with the UMC and co-sponsored by M&T Bank, which is part of the CAC's "Closer to Home" series.