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Events happening this week in downtown Wilkes-Barre: Feb. 3-9

Events happening this week in downtown Wilkes-Barre: Feb. 3-9

Every Tuesday, the Downtown Wilkes-Barre Business Association and Diamond City Partnership release a list of events happening in downtown Wilkes-Barre. Subscribe here to receive this list via e-mail or just check NEPA Scene each week. Downtown events Tuesday, Feb. 3 Event: Wyoming Valley Art League Artists Social Time: 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Location: Wyoming Valley […]

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Iron Reels to host open indie film screening and workshop at TwentyFiveEight Studios in Scranton on Feb. 6

Iron Reels to host open indie film screening and workshop at TwentyFiveEight Studios in Scranton on Feb. 6

Iron Reels, Scranton’s repository for local underground film, is hosting an open film screening and workshop for Northeastern Pennsylvania filmmakers and movie fans on Friday, Feb. 6 at 8 p.m. at TwentyFiveEight Studios in Scranton. A description of the event is below: In the same fashion as an open mic, an open screening allows an […]

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NEPA Scene hosts Mid-Winter Talent Showcase at The Woodlands in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 27

NEPA Scene hosts Mid-Winter Talent Showcase at The Woodlands in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 27

Comedians, musicians, poets, and magicians join together to highlight homegrown talent

The Woodlands Inn in Wilkes-Barre and NEPA Scene are partnering up to present a local talent showcase on Friday, Feb. 27, featuring some of the very best comedians, musicians, poets, and magicians that the area has to offer. The NEPA Scene Mid-Winter Talent Showcase aims to highlight homegrown talent and expose these performers to new […]

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High school theatre workshop at Marywood University to focus on behind-the-scenes tech jobs

High school theatre workshop at Marywood University to focus on behind-the-scenes tech jobs

From a press release: The Marywood University Theatre Program will conduct a workshop titled “The Hidden Path: A Way Into Theatre” that focuses on the workers behind-the-scenes of a production on Saturday, Feb. 7 from 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. in the Sette LaVerghetta Center for the Performing Arts (2300 Adams Ave., Scranton). A description of the […]

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SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Brody (tri-color pit bull) and Pumpkin (orange tabby)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Brody (tri-color pit bull) and Pumpkin (orange tabby)

Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge teams up with NEPA Scene every week for Shelter Sunday, a post that features one dog, one cat, and occasionally some surprises up for adoption in the hopes of finding them a loving home. Blue Chip Farm (974 Lockville Rd., Dallas) is a no-kill shelter, a place where no animal […]

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Sledding is back at McDade Park in Scranton

Sledding is back at McDade Park in Scranton

From a press release: McDade Park is once again offering some exciting winter fun – sledding. Thanks to the recent snowfalls, the hill is ready and families are making their way to the park (1 Bald Mountain Rd., Scranton) for this old-fashioned winter activity. According to the Lackawanna County Commissioners Corey D. O’Brien, Jim Wansacz, […]

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Female rapper/producer K.Flay performing at The Other Side in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 13

Female rapper/producer K.Flay performing at The Other Side in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 13

From a press release: Wilkes-Barre arts and entertainment collective Get Cryptic has announced that female rapper and producer K.Flay will be performing at The Other Side (119 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre) on Friday, Feb. 13. The 21+ show starts at 9 p.m., and tickets are only $5. Born in Wilmette, Illinois, the 29-year-old alumnus of […]

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Frank Sinatra Jr. performs his father’s music for 100th birthday celebration in Wilkes-Barre

Frank Sinatra Jr. performs his father’s music for 100th birthday celebration in Wilkes-Barre

From a press release: As we inch closer to what would have been his 100th birthday, the timeless songs of the legendary Frank Sinatra need to be sung. Frank Sinatra Jr. has inherited that honor. It was announced today that Sinatra Jr. will celebrate his father with a multimedia centennial concert at the F.M. Kirby […]

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REV Theatre Company presents immersive production of Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’ at the Scranton Cultural Center

REV Theatre Company presents immersive production of Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’ at the Scranton Cultural Center

From a press release: The Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple and REV Theatre Company are proud to present Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy, “Hamlet.” This production is part of an innovative educational initiative that will bring live Shakespeare performances to middle and high school students throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania as well as to general audiences in […]

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Events happening this week in downtown Wilkes-Barre: Jan. 27-Feb. 2

Events happening this week in downtown Wilkes-Barre: Jan. 27-Feb. 2

Every Tuesday, the Downtown Wilkes-Barre Business Association and Diamond City Partnership release a list of events happening in downtown Wilkes-Barre. Subscribe here to receive this list via e-mail or just check NEPA Scene each week. Downtown events Thursday, Jan. 29 Event: Artist’s Opening Reception for Dale Threlkeld: End of Illusion Time: 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Location: […]