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‘Dancing with the Stars: Live!’ steps into Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Jan. 10

‘Dancing with the Stars: Live!’ steps into Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Jan. 10

From a press release: Following back-to-back sold-out tours, “Dancing with the Stars: Live!” is taking its all-new production on the road. Fans of “Dancing with the Stars,” ABC’s leading entertainment show produced by BBC Worldwide Productions, will be given the opportunity to see their favorite stars dance live in Bethlehem at the Sands Bethlehem Event […]

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Philadelphia music venue The Legendary Dobbs suddenly closes, cancels all future shows

Philadelphia music venue The Legendary Dobbs suddenly closes, cancels all future shows

The Legendary Dobbs, the small Philadelphia music venue that has been host to many successful acts before they were famous as well as many bands from Northeastern Pennsylvania over the last 41 years, announced this morning that it is closing and cancelling all future events. The brief and sudden announcement was made via Facebook, offering […]

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SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Pete (Treeing Walker Coonhound) and Max and Trixie (orange tabby kittens)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Pete (Treeing Walker Coonhound) and Max and Trixie (orange tabby kittens)

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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Mohegan Sun Casino features Halloween harness racing, costume parties, music, and more Oct. 30-31

Mohegan Sun Casino features Halloween harness racing, costume parties, music, and more Oct. 30-31

From a press release: Show your Halloween spirit all weekend at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs in Wilkes-Barre, with ghoulish harness racing, mischievous costume parties, wicked nightlife events, and more. A full list of events that weekend follows: Boo Bash Come as you aren’t! Boo Bash is back on Friday, Oct. 30 in the Keystone […]

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‘Night of the Living Dread’ Halloween show mixes reggae and comedy in Hawley

‘Night of the Living Dread’ Halloween show mixes reggae and comedy in Hawley

From a press release: On Halloween night, Saturday, Oct. 31, one man reggae-jam band George Wesley’s Small Axe Orchestra will headline “Night of the Living Dread” with a loop-based live performance at the Hawley Silk Mill in Hawley. Produced by Harmony Presents, the show will also feature comedy by Neko White. “For over two decades, […]

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Comedian Tracy Morgan ‘Picking Up the Pieces’ on comeback tour, with Poconos stop on March 13

Comedian Tracy Morgan ‘Picking Up the Pieces’ on comeback tour, with Poconos stop on March 13

From a press release: Cove Haven Resort has announced the return of comedian, TV, and movie star Tracy Morgan, who is taking his “Picking Up the Pieces” 2016 tour to the couples-only resort in Lakeville on Sunday, March 13. Tickets will be available to the public for $75; guests staying at Cove Haven Resort will […]

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Centralia, the Pennsylvania town that inspired ‘Silent Hill,’ getting NBC TV show pilot

Centralia, the Pennsylvania town that inspired ‘Silent Hill,’ getting NBC TV show pilot

The creepy Pennsylvania town that inspired the 2006 “Silent Hill” movie may be getting its own television show. After competing with multiple bidders, NBC has ordered a pilot for a new drama based in the nearly empty ghost town, where a mine fire has been burning underground since 1962 and only a handful of residents […]

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‘Things Better Left Unsaid’ will be spoken at comedy show with free acoustic music on Nov. 6 in Wilkes-Barre

‘Things Better Left Unsaid’ will be spoken at comedy show with free acoustic music on Nov. 6 in Wilkes-Barre

On Friday, Nov. 6, there will be three comedians, three musicians, and a lot of “Things Better Left Unsaid.” That’s the name of a comedy show that evening at The Other Side (119 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre) hosted by Shawn Ravenfire, featuring Nate Demming with headliner Dan Hoppel. Afterwards, there will be free acoustic performances […]

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’80s soft rock hit-makers Air Supply play the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Nov. 20

’80s soft rock hit-makers Air Supply play the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Nov. 20

From a press release: The trademark sound of Russell Hitchcock’s soaring tenor voice and Graham Russell’s simple yet majestic songs create a unique sound that is forever known as Air Supply. The soft rock group, known for its sweet ballads, will perform at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Friday, Nov. 20 at 8 p.m. […]

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Third Eye Blind will headline Fuzz 92.1 holiday show at the Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 20

Third Eye Blind will headline Fuzz 92.1 holiday show at the Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 20

From a press release: Scranton/Wilkes-Barre radio station Fuzz 92.1 (WFUZ) will present the Nutcracker Ball, featuring Third Eye Blind with special guests The Wombats and Grizfolk, on Sunday, Dec. 20 at 8 p.m. at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in Wilkes-Barre. Tickets, which are $27.50, $37.50, $57.50, and $92.10 (VIP meet and […]