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After sold-out local shows, Jerry Seinfeld performs at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Nov. 30

After sold-out local shows, Jerry Seinfeld performs at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Nov. 30

From a press release: After selling out shows at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre once again last week, it was announced today that one of America’s most beloved comedians, Jerry Seinfeld, will perform at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Friday, Nov. 30 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $89.50, $99.50, and $159.50, plus […]

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NEPA Scene Rising Talent open mic and talent contest returns to V-Spot in Scranton March 27-June 12

NEPA Scene Rising Talent open mic and talent contest returns to V-Spot in Scranton March 27-June 12

Kicking off NEPA Scene’s fourth year of hosting unique open mic events, NEPA Scene Rising Talent will return to The V-Spot in Scranton for another 12-week run starting this Tuesday, March 27. After receiving an overwhelming positive response from performers and audiences alike last year, the open mic and talent contest will be held weekly […]

 Rich Howells

Roastmaster Jeff Ross on open mics, Northeast audiences, and his bromance with Dave Attell

Roastmaster Jeff Ross on open mics, Northeast audiences, and his bromance with Dave Attell

Comedian Jeffrey Ross has been dubbed the “Roastmaster General” for a reason – his quick-witted insult comedy has made him one of the best in the business, feared by big celebrities and common hecklers alike. He never misses an opportunity to offend sensibilities and bust balls, reaching new heights of fame with his brutal takedowns […]

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Comedian and ‘Hangover’ star Ken Jeong tells jokes at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on June 9

Comedian and ‘Hangover’ star Ken Jeong tells jokes at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on June 9

From a press release: Comedian, actor, producer, and writer Ken Jeong, known for his scene-stealing abilities, has established himself as one of today’s top comedic stars with memorable roles in “The Hangover” movies, “Knocked Up,” and “Role Models.” It was announced this week that he will bring his stand-up act to the Sands Bethlehem Event […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Comedian Gilbert Gottfried returns to Scranton to perform at Ritz Theater on April 27

Comedian Gilbert Gottfried returns to Scranton to perform at Ritz Theater on April 27

From a press release: After performing at the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel in 2015, the Scranton Comedy Club and DamnMillennial! Promotions is bringing comedian Gilbert Gottfried back to downtown Scranton, this time at the Ritz Theater on Friday, April 27. Known for his dirty and boundary-pushing jokes, distinctive voice work, and many television and movie […]

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Comedian and actor Nick Swardson makes ‘Too Many Smells’ at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on May 17

Comedian and actor Nick Swardson makes ‘Too Many Smells’ at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on May 17

From a press release: It was announced this week that comedian, actor, writer, and producer Nick Swardson, known for his work on Comedy Central as well as his funny roles in movies like “Grandma’s Boy,” will bring his Too Many Smells stand-up tour to the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Thursday, May 17 at 8 […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Comedic YouTube and Netflix star Miranda Sings comes to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on May 5

Comedic YouTube and Netflix star Miranda Sings comes to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on May 5

From a press release: It was announced today that comedic YouTube sensation and Netflix star Miranda Sings will visit the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, May 5 at 7 p.m. Tickets, which are $45 and $75, plus fees, are on sale now and available at the Kirby Center box office (71 Public Square, […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Comedian and TV star Nick Di Paolo pushes boundaries at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 28

Comedian and TV star Nick Di Paolo pushes boundaries at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 28

From a press release: It was announced today that Stand-Up Global will present comedian, actor, and radio host Nick Di Paolo live at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, April 28 at 8 p.m. as part of his Nick Is Right Tour. Tickets, which are $28 in advance or $33 the day of […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Comedian and TV dad Bob Saget tells dirty jokes at Mt. Airy Casino in Mt. Pocono on Feb. 3

Comedian and TV dad Bob Saget tells dirty jokes at Mt. Airy Casino in Mt. Pocono on Feb. 3

From a press release: Bob Saget may have starred in many successful television shows, including two of the most family-friendly shows network TV has ever produced (“Full House” and “America’s Funniest Home Videos”), but he has also been an out-of-his-mind, Grammy-nominated stand-up comedian for over 30 years. From his HBO special “That Ain’t Right” to […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

‘The Office’ star Creed Bratton brings music and comedy to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 21

‘The Office’ star Creed Bratton brings music and comedy to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 21

From a press release: It was announced today that Creed Bratton, comedian, musician, and star of NBC’s “The Office” who has performed in the real city of Scranton before, will visit the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Wednesday, March 21 at 8 p.m. as part of the venue’s “Live from the Chandelier Lobby” concert […]