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 NEPA Scene Staff

Comedy’s Queen of Mean Lisa Lampanelli is back at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on May 12

Comedy’s Queen of Mean Lisa Lampanelli is back at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on May 12

From a press release: Raunchy insult comic Lisa Lampanelli, comedy’s lovable Queen of Mean, returns to the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Saturday, May 12 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $39.50 and $49.50, go on sale this Friday, Jan. 12 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at sandseventcenter.com, the Event Center box office […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

WWE Legend Honky Tonk Man rolls one-man show into Scranton Comedy Club on Jan. 18

WWE Legend Honky Tonk Man rolls one-man show into Scranton Comedy Club on Jan. 18

From a press release: A week before WWE Live returns to the Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, the Honky Tonk Man, a former WWE pro wrestler and self-proclaimed “greatest intercontinental champion of all time,” will bring his one-man show of stories and opinions to the new Scranton Comedy Club at the Ramada Inn in Clarks […]

 Alex Seeley

PHOTOS: NEPA Scenefest at Backyard Ale House and The Keys in Scranton, 12/09/17

PHOTOS: NEPA Scenefest at Backyard Ale House and The Keys in Scranton, 12/09/17

During the NEPA Scene Rising Talent open mic and talent contest, local artists and longtime fans of NEPA Scene surprised founder and editor Rich Howells with a keystone logo cake and the announcement that they had secretly organized the first-ever NEPA Scenefest, a fundraiser to give back to the website and bolster its mission to […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

NYC improv troupes headline SteelStacks Improv Comedy Festival in Bethlehem Jan. 26-27

NYC improv troupes headline SteelStacks Improv Comedy Festival in Bethlehem Jan. 26-27

From a press release: Hip-hop improv troupe North Coast and The Law Firm with Sue Galloway of “30 Rock” will headline the fifth annual SteelStacks Improv Comedy Festival on Friday, Jan. 26 and Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018 at the ArtsQuest Center at the SteelStacks in Bethlehem. The festival will also feature an improvised action movie, […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

‘SNL’ comedian and actor Jim Breuer performs at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 24

‘SNL’ comedian and actor Jim Breuer performs at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 24

From a press release: It was announced today that comedian, actor, author, and singer Jim Breuer will perform stand-up at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 at 8 p.m. as part of the Wells Fargo Concerts and Comedy series. Tickets, which are $25, $35, and $49, plus fees, go on […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Teacher-turned-comedian Eddie B performs at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 2

Teacher-turned-comedian Eddie B performs at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 2

From a press release: Comedian Eddie B presents an uncensored, raw, and hysterically realistic portrayal of a teacher’s hectic life with the Teachers Only Comedy Tour, which comes to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018 at 8 p.m. Eddie B is comedy on steroids – the Houston, Texas native is […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

With tickets selling fast, Jerry Seinfeld adds 2nd show at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 6

With tickets selling fast, Jerry Seinfeld adds 2nd show at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 6

From a press release: Due to overwhelming demand, comedian Jerry Seinfeld has added a second show at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, April 6, 2018. The 7 p.m. show went on sale this morning and is selling out fast, so a 9:30 p.m. show has just been announced. Tickets for both shows, […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Comedians Jeff Ross and Dave Attell are ‘Bumping Mics’ at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on March 23

Comedians Jeff Ross and Dave Attell are ‘Bumping Mics’ at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on March 23

From a press release: Veteran comedians Jeff Ross and Dave Attell, both widely known for their shows on Comedy Central as well as their no-holds-barred humor, will return to the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Friday, March 23, 2018 at 8 p.m. on their Bumping Mics stand-up tour. Tickets, which are $29, $39, and $49, […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

After consecutive sold-out shows, Jerry Seinfeld returns to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 6

After consecutive sold-out shows, Jerry Seinfeld returns to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 6

From a press release: It was announced today that America’s premier comedian, Jerry Seinfeld, will return to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre to perform his signature stand-up routine on Friday, April 6, 2018 at 7 p.m. He sold out the venue and added additional shows in both 2012 and 2014, so tickets are likely […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

‘Blue Collar’ comedian Ron White returns to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 8

‘Blue Collar’ comedian Ron White returns to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 8

From a press release: Comedian Ron “Tater Salad” White, best known as the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking funnyman from the “Blue Collar Comedy” phenomenon, returns to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre with his new stand-up show on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $39.75 and $49.75, plus fees, go on sale this […]