Rich Howells

Italian circus pops up in Taylor Walmart parking lot from May 17-May 26 on first U.S. tour

Italian circus pops up in Taylor Walmart parking lot from May 17-May 26 on first U.S. tour

Scranton residents and shoppers of the Walmart Supercenter in Taylor may have noticed some large tents popping up in the parking lot over the last few days. It’s easy to assume that it’s just another flower tent or carnival that commonly set up next to local businesses and shopping centers, but what’s underneath here is […]

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Young actors put on circus musical ‘Barnum’ at Act Out Theatre in Dunmore April 26-28

Young actors put on circus musical ‘Barnum’ at Act Out Theatre in Dunmore April 26-28

From a press release: The circus is coming to town for one weekend only when Act Out Theatre Group presents the Broadway show “Barnum: The Circus Musical” on Friday, April 26 through Sunday, April 28 in Dunmore. “Barnum” depicts the life of P.T. Barnum, famed prince of humbug, and his journey to the circus. It […]

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A FREAK ACCIDENT: Ringling Bros. is closing, millennials in the workplace, and gross things

A FREAK ACCIDENT: Ringling Bros. is closing, millennials in the workplace, and gross things

Mankind has a history of making costly mistakes – A Freak Accident is just the latest. Behold, a podcast that runs on pure nuclear absurdity with just enough addictive, fanatic energy to keep you wanting more. Hosted by four current and former radio personalities, A Freak Accident boldly ventures into the topical realms of current […]

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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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Cirque D’Or acrobats and aerial artists swing into Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 19

Cirque D’Or acrobats and aerial artists swing into Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 19

From a press release: Cirque D’Or, featuring an array of the world’s greatest acrobatics, contortionists, aerial artists, jugglers, and entertainers, will come to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, March 19 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are are $23, $33, $43, and $53, go on sale this Friday, Feb. 26 at 10 a.m. […]

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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey present ‘Circus XTREME’ at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre April 28-May 1

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey present ‘Circus XTREME’ at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre April 28-May 1

From a press release: Prepare to be astonished and amazed by artists who redefine the word “extreme” in everything they do, magnifying traditional elements of the circus and combining these elements with never-before-seen spectacles; original, fast-paced performances; and incredibly hilarious moments. Do something extreme today and get your tickets for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & […]