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Disney on Ice celebrates ‘100 Years of Magic’ at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre Jan. 9-13

Disney on Ice celebrates ‘100 Years of Magic’ at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre Jan. 9-13

From a press release: Grab your Mickey ears and get ready for the celebration of the century as Disney on Ice celebrates “100 Years of Magic.” Mouse-ter of Ceremonies Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, and pals take to the ice to honor the legacy of Walt Disney and bring audiences on a magical journey through classic […]

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‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ cast improvises live at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on April 7

‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ cast improvises live at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on April 7

From a press release: It was announced today that the current cast members of the Emmy-nominated television show “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” will perform some hilarious improvised skits under the banner of “Whose Live Anyway?” at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Sunday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which are $35 and $49.50, […]

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Act Out Theatre in Dunmore presents Neil Simon comedy ‘California Suite’ Jan. 4-6

Act Out Theatre in Dunmore presents Neil Simon comedy ‘California Suite’ Jan. 4-6

From a press release: Act Out Theatre Group will present its first production of 2019, the 1976 Neil Simon comedy “California Suite,” for one weekend only in Dunmore on Friday, Jan. 4 through Sunday, Jan. 6. According to Dan Pittman, the play’s director and owner of Act Out Theatre, “California Suite” is presented in four […]

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Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre reaches No. 93 in Top 100 worldwide theater list based on 2018 ticket sales

Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre reaches No. 93 in Top 100 worldwide theater list based on 2018 ticket sales

From a press release: Pollstar, the concert touring industry’s primary trade publication, has released its 2018 year-end reports, and the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts ranks No. 93 worldwide and No. 75 in the United States on its list of the Top 200 theaters based on worldwide ticket sales for the 2018 calendar […]

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Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre ends 2018 season with classic musical ‘Annie’ Dec. 7-16

Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre ends 2018 season with classic musical ‘Annie’ Dec. 7-16

From a press release: The Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre will conclude its 2018 season with the beloved musical “Annie” on Friday, Dec. 7 through Sunday, Dec. 16. The play is directed by Scott Colin, who has kept the production close to the original. “The holidays offer up enough twists and surprises, not all of them […]

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Magician, comedian, and Netflix star Justin Willman performs at Mohegan Sun Pocono in Wilkes-Barre on March 8

Magician, comedian, and Netflix star Justin Willman performs at Mohegan Sun Pocono in Wilkes-Barre on March 8

From a press release: It was announced today that magician and comedian Justin Willman, the star of Netflix’s “Magic for Humans,” will perform live in the Keystone Grand Ballroom of Mohegan Sun Pocono in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, March 8 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which start at $25, go on sale this Friday, Dec. 7 at […]

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Act Out Theatre in Dunmore celebrates holidays with 3 events in December, including ‘Elf Jr.’

Act Out Theatre in Dunmore celebrates holidays with 3 events in December, including ‘Elf Jr.’

From a press release: Act Out Theatre Group is celebrating the holidays with three festive events in Dunmore this December: “Elf Jr.,” the theatre’s annual Holiday Revue, and a free family fun night. Director Kalen Churcher of Plymouth leads the cast of “Elf Jr.” “’Elf Jr.’ has become a modern-day classic that combines a lot […]

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New musical Scranton Fringe play ‘Light & Sound’ comes to Cooperage in Honesdale Nov. 30-Dec. 1

New musical Scranton Fringe play ‘Light & Sound’ comes to Cooperage in Honesdale Nov. 30-Dec. 1

From a press release: The New Vintage Ensemble will once again partner with The Cooperage Project in Honesdale to present an original play that debuted at the 2018 Scranton Fringe Festival. “Light & Sound,” created and performed by Conor Kelly O’Brien and Daniel Amedee, will be presented on Friday, Nov. 30 and Saturday, Dec. 1 […]

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‘American Girl Live’ brings dolls to life in new musical at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 30

‘American Girl Live’ brings dolls to life in new musical at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 30

From a press release: The popular line of American Girl dolls has become an all-new musical based on the stories of the Mattel toy line’s characters and stories. “American Girl Live” is embarking on its first nationwide tour starting in December, stopping at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 at […]

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‘Saint of Darkness’ dramatizes real-life Philly police case at Olde Brick Theatre in Scranton Nov. 1-11

‘Saint of Darkness’ dramatizes real-life Philly police case at Olde Brick Theatre in Scranton Nov. 1-11

From a press release: Diva Productions continues its 2018/2019 season at the Olde Brick Theatre in Scranton with Jeff Boam’s new original stage drama “Saint of Darkness,” based on real events. Set in 1979, the play finds a team of risk-taking detectives, led by Lieutenant Gerald Baker, using a mix of ingenuity, innovation, and old-fashioned […]