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SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Danny (bullmastiff mix) and Newton (Maine coon)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Danny (bullmastiff mix) and Newton (Maine coon)

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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2015 Country Megatickets for The Pavilion at Montage Mountain go on sale Jan. 31

2015 Country Megatickets for The Pavilion at Montage Mountain go on sale Jan. 31

From a press release: The Pavilion at Montage Mountain announced the 2015 Country Megaticket today, a three-show “package” featuring the summer’s hottest country shows at The Pavilion in Scranton, available online only through megaticket.com. The 2015 Country Megaticket gives concertgoers the chance to buy tickets first, weeks before the individual show tickets are available. The […]

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The Top 40 albums in NEPA, 01/22/15

The Top 40 albums in NEPA, 01/22/15

Each week, Joe Nardone’s Gallery of Sound provides NEPA Scene with the Top 40 best-selling albums in its Northeastern Pennsylvania stores from the previous week. Every album is followed by its rank from the week before. “D” indicates a debut this week.

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The Top 12 DVDs in NEPA, 01/22/15

The Top 12 DVDs in NEPA, 01/22/15

Each week, Joe Nardone’s Gallery of Sound provides NEPA Scene with the Top 12 best-selling DVDs in its Northeastern Pennsylvania stores from the previous week. Every album is followed by its rank from the week before. “D” indicates a debut this week.

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Lackawanna Historical Society sponsors one-act play ‘A Closed Mouth – A Wise Head’ on Feb. 1

Lackawanna Historical Society sponsors one-act play ‘A Closed Mouth – A Wise Head’ on Feb. 1

From a press release: The Lackawanna Historical Society will sponsor an original one-act play entitled “A Closed Mouth – A Wise Head” on Sunday, Feb. 1 at 3 p.m. at the Rossetti home (1005 Vine St., Scranton). Join master storyteller Robert Hughes for a dramatic reading of a true-to-life death bed teaser. The performance will […]

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PODCAST: NEPA Scene founder/editor Rich Howells on Business Leaders Radio on 94.3 FM The Talker

PODCAST: NEPA Scene founder/editor Rich Howells on Business Leaders Radio on 94.3 FM The Talker

NEPA Scene founder/editor Rich Howells was the special guest on Business Leaders Radio with host Marty Wolff on 94.3 FM The Talker on Jan. 10 and Jan. 17, and the Scranton-based station was kind enough to provide podcast versions of both shows for those who missed the initial air dates. During the programs, they discuss […]

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Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre will hold auditions for ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ on Feb. 4-5

Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre will hold auditions for ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ on Feb. 4-5

The Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre will be holding auditions for “Jesus Christ Superstar” on Feb. 4-5 from 7 p.m.-9 p.m. at the Theatre (537 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre). The show will be directed by Dana Feigenblatt, with musical direction by Nancy Evans and choreography by Samantha Schugardt. A synopsis follows: Jesus Christ, the world’s first […]

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Events happening this week in downtown Wilkes-Barre: Jan. 20-26

Events happening this week in downtown Wilkes-Barre: Jan. 20-26

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, Jan. 20 Event: The Art and Architecture of Paris Cemeteries Time: 6 p.m. Location: Le Manhattan Bistro […]

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Slipknot and Hatebreed tell Scranton to ‘Prepare for Hell’ on May 13

Slipknot and Hatebreed tell Scranton to ‘Prepare for Hell’ on May 13

From a press release: Roadrunner recording group Slipknot has announced details of their upcoming spring headlining tour. The next North American leg of the Grammy Award-winning rock juggernaut’s phenomenally successful “Prepare for Hell” world tour, featuring special guests Hatebreed, gets underway this April and stops at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton on Wednesday, […]

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John & Erin Cabaret Productions announces 2015 cabaret season in Carbondale

John & Erin Cabaret Productions announces 2015 cabaret season in Carbondale

From a press release: Fred Ebb said it so well when he penned the lyric, “Life is a cabaret, ol’ chum!” in “Cabaret,” one of the musicals for which he and composer John Kander are most well-known. This year, John & Erin Cabaret Productions invites audiences to “Come to the Cabaret” as they present their […]