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‘MST3K’ meets classic ‘Doctor Who’ in live RiffTrax event in NEPA theaters Aug. 17-24

‘MST3K’ meets classic ‘Doctor Who’ in live RiffTrax event in NEPA theaters Aug. 17-24

From a press release: Moviegoers should get ready to “exterminate” their boredom as the men of RiffTrax – Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy, and Bill Corbett of “Mystery Science Theater 3000” fame – take on one of the most thrilling “Doctor Who” adventures ever, “The Five Doctors.” Originally released in celebration of the British television […]

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Mt. Pocono singer Mark Isaiah from ‘The Voice’ performs at Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Nov. 11

Mt. Pocono singer Mark Isaiah from ‘The Voice’ performs at Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Nov. 11

From a press release: 20-year-old Mark Isaiah from Mount Pocono, who joined coach Adam Levine on NBC’s “The Voice” and made it into the Top 10 earlier this year, will bring his Wanna Go Tour with his friends to the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Saturday, Nov. 11 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $15-$18, […]

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New animated ‘Batman and Harley Quinn’ movie screens in NEPA theaters on Aug. 14

New animated ‘Batman and Harley Quinn’ movie screens in NEPA theaters on Aug. 14

From a press release: Following successful big screen presentations of “Batman: The Killing Joke” and “Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders” in 2016, Warner Bros. Studios, DC Entertainment, and Fathom Events will present a special one-night-only cinema event for the latest DC Universe Original Movie, “Batman and Harley Quinn,” on Monday, Aug. 14 in select […]

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‘Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan’ Director’s Cut beams into NEPA theaters Sept. 10-13

‘Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan’ Director’s Cut beams into NEPA theaters Sept. 10-13

From a press release: “Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan,” the epic science fiction adventure that continues to captivate audiences, marks its 35th anniversary with a two-day-only return to cinemas nationwide. The classic 1982 film will be presented by Fathom Events and Paramount Pictures in a digitally remastered Director’s Cut and, as an added […]

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Celebrate Jerry Garcia’s birthday with Grateful Dead concert screening in NEPA theaters on Aug. 1

Celebrate Jerry Garcia’s birthday with Grateful Dead concert screening in NEPA theaters on Aug. 1

From a press release: For the seventh year in a row, beloved rock group Grateful Dead returns to the big screen for its highly-anticipated annual event “Grateful Dead Meet-Up at the Movies 2017.” The meet-up in movie theaters across the United States features the Grateful Dead (Jerry Garcia, Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh, Brent […]

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‘Daily Show’ host Trevor Noah performs stand-up at Hershey Theatre on Sept. 15

‘Daily Show’ host Trevor Noah performs stand-up at Hershey Theatre on Sept. 15

From a press release: It has been announced that stand-up comedian, author, and “The Daily Show” host Trevor Noah will be performing at the Hershey Theatre on Friday, Sept. 15 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for this show, which are $49.50, $59.50, $75, and $95 (processing fees apply), go on sale this Friday, July 28 at […]

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Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre ranks 157 in Top 200 worldwide arenas based on 2017 ticket sales

Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre ranks 157 in Top 200 worldwide arenas based on 2017 ticket sales

From a press release: The SMG-managed Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township was ranked No. 157 in the Top 200 arenas in the world in event ticket sales, according to Pollstar’s “2017 Mid-Year Worldwide Ticket Sales Top 200 Arena Venues” report in a recent issue of Pollstar magazine, one of the leading […]

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Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre climbs to 99 in Top 200 worldwide theater list based on 2017 ticket sales

Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre climbs to 99 in Top 200 worldwide theater list based on 2017 ticket sales

From a press release: Pollstar, the concert tour industry’s primary trade publication, has released its 2017 mid-year reports, and the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Wilkes-Barre once again ranks No. 99 worldwide, based on ticket sales for the first half of the calendar year. The mid-year report also reflects the Kirby […]

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Pulitzer-winning poet and NPR book critic speaking at PA Writers Conference at Wilkes University Aug. 4-5

Pulitzer-winning poet and NPR book critic speaking at PA Writers Conference at Wilkes University Aug. 4-5

From a press release: Get your pens ready because Wilkes University’s Maslow Family Graduate Program in Creative Writing has announced the full program for the third annual Pennsylvania Writers Conference. The two-day event celebrates all genres of writing and features workshops and panels with authors, editors, literary agents, and film producers. These sessions are offered […]

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Celebrate Christmas in July with marketplace and ‘Christmas Vacation’ at Circle Drive-In in Dickson City on July 25

Celebrate Christmas in July with marketplace and ‘Christmas Vacation’ at Circle Drive-In in Dickson City on July 25

From a press release: It’s almost halfway to Christmas, so the Lackawanna Historical Society will celebrate Christmas in July with a marketplace and movie screening at the Circle Drive-In in Dickson City on Tuesday, July 25. Gates open at 7 p.m., and admission is $7. Get a jump on your Christmas shopping with the local […]