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 NEPA Scene Staff

America’s Got Talent finalist Cirque Zuma Zuma leaps into Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 16

America’s Got Talent finalist Cirque Zuma Zuma leaps into Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 16

From a press release: America’s Got Talent finalist Cirque Zuma Zuma dances, leaps, and tumbles into the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in Wilkes-Barre on Thursday, Feb. 16 at 7:30 p.m., as part of the new Lobby for the Arts series. Tickets, which are $20 in advance or $25 the day of the […]

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Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre ranks 109 in Top 200 worldwide theater list based on 2016 ticket sales

Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre ranks 109 in Top 200 worldwide theater list based on 2016 ticket sales

From a press release: Pollstar, the concert tour industry’s primary trade publication, announced today that the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Wilkes-Barre ranks No. 109 on its list of the Top 200 theaters based on worldwide ticket sales for the year 2016. The Kirby Center broke into the Top 200 listing […]

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‘Elvis Lives’ in live multimedia tribute concert at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 1

‘Elvis Lives’ in live multimedia tribute concert at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 1

From a press release: On Stage Touring, LLC, in association with Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc., announced today that the national hit theatrical production “Elvis Lives” will be presented for the first time in Wilkes-Barre at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts on Wednesday, Feb. 1 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which are $29.50, $39.50, […]

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Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre is dreaming of classic musical ‘White Christmas’ Dec. 9-18

Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre is dreaming of classic musical ‘White Christmas’ Dec. 9-18

From a press release: The Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre will officially kick off its theatrical holiday season on Friday, Dec. 9 when Irving Berlin’s classic musical “White Christmas” opens on stage this Friday, Dec. 9 and runs through Sunday, Dec. 18. The musical centers around Captain Bob Wallace (played by Brandon Frashefski) and Private Phil […]

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‘Madrigal Mixtape’ modernizes medieval dinner theatre at Scranton Cultural Center Dec. 10-11

‘Madrigal Mixtape’ modernizes medieval dinner theatre at Scranton Cultural Center Dec. 10-11

From a press release: The Scranton Shakespeare Festival is premiering a theatrical experience at the Scranton Cultural Center that would make the Bard proud – “The Madrigal Mixtape,” a pair of festive performances on Saturday, Dec. 10 and Sunday, Dec. 11, along with a reveal on Sunday about Scranton Shakes’ exciting upcoming events in 2017. […]

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‘The Sixties Show’ creates multimedia music experience at Opera House in Jim Thorpe on Nov. 19

‘The Sixties Show’ creates multimedia music experience at Opera House in Jim Thorpe on Nov. 19

From a press release: “The Sixties Show,” a theatrical multimedia show from New York City that is regarded as the greatest 1960s musical tribute show in the world, is coming to the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe on Saturday, Nov. 19 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $26, can be purchased on the […]

 Rich Howells

REVIEW: Henry Rollins talks Trump, Lemmy, music, individuality, and more in sold-out Wilkes-Barre show

REVIEW: Henry Rollins talks Trump, Lemmy, music, individuality, and more in sold-out Wilkes-Barre show

If his world-spanning stories and thoughtful observations of the human condition don’t leave your mind spinning, his nonstop pace certainly will. Part animal, part machine, all performance artist, punk rock vocalist turned vocal entertainer Henry Rollins engaged the sold-out crowd in the Chandelier Lobby of the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre for two and a […]

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‘Rhythm in the Night: The Irish Dance Spectacular’ steps into Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on March 25

‘Rhythm in the Night: The Irish Dance Spectacular’ steps into Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on March 25

From a press release: Experience the new Irish dance phenomenon that is sweeping the country, “Rhythm in the Night: The Irish Dance Spectacular,” when it comes to Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $20 for regular seating or $25 for premium seating, go on sale […]

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RAIN: A Tribute to The Beatles returns to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 26

RAIN: A Tribute to The Beatles returns to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 26

From a press release: From Times Square to Public Square, another Broadway show is coming to Wilkes-Barre. It was announced today that internationally-acclaimed Beatles concert RAIN: A Tribute to The Beatles will return to the F.M. Kirby Center on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which are $39, $49, $59, and $79, plus […]

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Comedian performs one-woman ‘Sex and the City’ parody at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 23

Comedian performs one-woman ‘Sex and the City’ parody at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 23

From a press release: The F.M. Kirby Center continues to diversify the programming within its “Live from the Chandelier Lobby” series with the addition of “One Woman Sex and the City: A Parody of Love, Friendship and Shoes,” which comes to town for one performance on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 8 p.m. Be there […]