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Be a guest of Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ at Act Out Theatre in Taylor Feb. 23-March 4

Be a guest of Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ at Act Out Theatre in Taylor Feb. 23-March 4

From a press release: Local audiences will be able to rediscover a “tale as old as time” when Act Out Theatre Group presents Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” in Taylor on weekends starting this Friday, Feb. 23 through Sunday, March 4. Director Dan Pittman, who became the artistic director of Act Out in August, is […]

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Interactive Disney Junior Dance Party adds 2nd show at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 27

Interactive Disney Junior Dance Party adds 2nd show at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 27

From a press release: Due to popular demand, the high-energy “Disney Junior Dance Party on Tour” has added a second show at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, April 27 at 3 p.m. The first show announced last year is at 6 p.m. on April 27. Tickets for the 3 p.m. show, which […]

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Folk rockers The Avett Brothers return to SteelStacks in Bethlehem on Aug. 17

Folk rockers The Avett Brothers return to SteelStacks in Bethlehem on Aug. 17

From a press release: It will be an awesome night under the stars when chart-topping folk rock group The Avett Brothers return to the SteelStacks in Bethlehem for the 2018 Yuengling Summer Concert Series on Friday, Aug. 17 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the concert, which takes place at the Levitt Pavilion (789 E. 1st […]

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Wilkes University announces writing workshop partnership with Norman Mailer Center and Writers Colony

Wilkes University announces writing workshop partnership with Norman Mailer Center and Writers Colony

From a press release: The Maslow Family Graduate Program in Creative Writing at Wilkes University is partnering with the Norman Mailer Center in New York City to bring the Mailer Writers Colony summer writing workshops to Wilkes-Barre and serve as their permanent home. Named in honor of the late Pulitzer Prize-winning author, workshops offered by […]

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Free movie screening and panel on human trafficking will be held at Marywood in Scranton on Feb. 22

Free movie screening and panel on human trafficking will be held at Marywood in Scranton on Feb. 22

From a press release: Marywood University’s social work club, Caritas, will host a showing of the movie “Sold” on Thursday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. in the Comerford Theatre in the Center of Natural and Health Science on the university’s campus in Scranton. Following the movie screening, the Northeast Pennsylvania Task Force Against Human Trafficking […]

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame icon Art Garfunkel performs at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on May 8

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame icon Art Garfunkel performs at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on May 8

From a press release: It was announced today that Grammy Award-winning folk rock icon and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Art Garfunkel will visit the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Tuesday, May 8 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $38, $53, $78, and $98, plus fees, go on sale this Friday, Feb. […]

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SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Renesmee (bulldog/pit bull mix) and Molly (tortoiseshell cat)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Renesmee (bulldog/pit bull mix) and Molly (tortoiseshell cat)

Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge teams up with NEPA Scene every week for Shelter Sunday, a post that features dogs, cats, 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 is too […]

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Grammy-winning country legend Marty Stuart plays at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on May 18

Grammy-winning country legend Marty Stuart plays at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on May 18

From a press release: It was announced this week that Grammy Award-winning country music icon Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives will play at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Friday, May 18 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $20 for regular reserved seating or $25 for premium reserved seating, are on sale now and […]

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Scranton’s Everhart Museum curator Nezka Pfeifer resigns after 12 years

Scranton’s Everhart Museum curator Nezka Pfeifer resigns after 12 years

From a press release: After 12 years, Nezka Pfeifer, curator of the Everhart Museum of Natural History, Science, and Art in Scranton, has officially resigned from her position, effective today. During her 12-year tenure, Pfeifer has curated and overseen the installation of dozens of exhibitions. “She has shaped a strong exhibition program, creating unique experiences […]

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Peach Fest and Camp Bisco jam band Twiddle plays at Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on April 21

Peach Fest and Camp Bisco jam band Twiddle plays at Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on April 21

From a press release: Regulars of both the Peach Music Festival and Camp Bisco in Scranton, jam band Twiddle will bring their spring tour to the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Saturday, April 21 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $18 in advance or $23 the day of the show, are on sale now and […]