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The Cooperage in Honesdale hosts Steampunk Ball with live roots rock music on July 20

The Cooperage in Honesdale hosts Steampunk Ball with live roots rock music on July 20

From a press release: Travel back to a fictional yet fashionable timeline when The Cooperage in Honesdale hosts its annual Steampunk Ball on Friday, July 20 at 7:30 p.m. Enjoy a night of live music by the Whiskey Killers as well as a cash bar with cocktails by Lang Beverage Company in Nanticoke and beer […]

 Rich Howells

NEPA SCENE PODCAST: The absurdity of local theatre and millennial #vanlife with the New Vintage Ensemble

NEPA SCENE PODCAST: The absurdity of local theatre and millennial #vanlife with the New Vintage Ensemble

Recorded and produced every week by Internet marketing company Coal Creative in their production studio in downtown Wilkes-Barre, the award-winning NEPA Scene Podcast presents honest, uncensored interviews and in-depth discussions about local arts, entertainment, and the issues that matter to Northeastern Pennsylvania. The live, multi-camera show streams in high definition on NEPA Scene’s Facebook page […]

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Discover millennial ‘#vanlife’ with New Vintage Ensemble at Cooperage in Honesdale March 2-3

Discover millennial ‘#vanlife’ with New Vintage Ensemble at Cooperage in Honesdale March 2-3

From a press release: In a world where the perfectly tailored photo gallery now defines your success, beauty, mature palate, and ultimate happiness, what if your life is anything but a pretty picture? You move into a van. You become unhinged. You document everything. The Scranton theatre group New Vintage Ensemble will present an original […]

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New Vintage Ensemble begins summer theater residency at Cooperage in Honesdale June 10-11

New Vintage Ensemble begins summer theater residency at Cooperage in Honesdale June 10-11

From a press release: The New Vintage Ensemble is returning to The Cooperage in Honesdale for a summer residency, starting with “The World Will Stop If We Make a Mistake,” an interactive play meant for all ages that incorporates puppetry and film, on Saturday, June 10 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, June 11 at 3 […]

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Taste and discuss the Italian ‘Wines of Romeo & Juliet’ at The Cooperage in Honesdale on Feb. 2

Taste and discuss the Italian ‘Wines of Romeo & Juliet’ at The Cooperage in Honesdale on Feb. 2

From a press release: The American Wine Society will host a wine tasting and discussion called “The Wines of Romeo & Juliet” at The Cooperage in Honesdale on Thursday, Feb. 2 from 7 p.m. through 9 p.m. The tragic tale of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet takes place in the diverse Italian wine region known […]

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New Vintage Ensemble pokes fun at Shakespeare at Cooperage in Honesdale Nov. 11-12

New Vintage Ensemble pokes fun at Shakespeare at Cooperage in Honesdale Nov. 11-12

From a press release: Known for their distinctive style and award-winning productions, the New Vintage Ensemble is proud to announce an upcoming production presented in partnership with The Cooperage Project in Honesdale. “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) [Revised]” by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield will run Friday, Nov. 11 and Saturday, […]

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New Vintage Ensemble presents thoughtful comedy ‘The Fourth Wall’ in Honesdale July 9-10

New Vintage Ensemble presents thoughtful comedy ‘The Fourth Wall’ in Honesdale July 9-10

From a press release: Known for their distinctive style and award-winning productions, the New Vintage Ensemble is proud to announce two theatrical productions presented in partnership with The Cooperage Project in Honesdale. The 2016 season will include “The Fourth Wall” by A. R Gurney and “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged” by Adam Long, […]

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Renowned jazz pianist Fred Hersch plays for charity at The Cooperage in Honesdale on July 2

Renowned jazz pianist Fred Hersch plays for charity at The Cooperage in Honesdale on July 2

From a press release: Renowned jazz pianist and composer Fred Hersch will perform at The Cooperage in Honesdale on Saturday, July 2 at 8 p.m., donating all proceeds from this benefit solo concert to the Wayne County Pantry Program and The Cooperage Project. Hersch, a member of the pantheon of great jazz pianists, has been […]

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Shakespeare film series debuts with ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ in Honesdale on Feb. 25

Shakespeare film series debuts with ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ in Honesdale on Feb. 25

From a press release: On Thursday, Feb. 25, The Cooperage Project will present a new film series, “Such Sweet Thunder: Shakespeare on Film,” curated by Robert Dugan, Ph.D., at The Cooperage in Honesdale. This month’s film, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” will begin at 7 p.m. Donations will be collected at the door, and there will […]

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Documentary about Holocaust survivor ‘Blue Tattoo’ screens Jan. 24 at The Cooperage in Honesdale

Documentary about Holocaust survivor ‘Blue Tattoo’ screens Jan. 24 at The Cooperage in Honesdale

From a press release: At first glance, Dina Rosenberg Jacobson and Joe Crookston seemed like unlikely collaborators. When they were introduced in 2008, the 86-year-old Holocaust survivor with white hair and a tattooed left forearm and the youthful folk singer/songwriter from Ithaca, New York came from different worlds. But Jacobson’s story inspired Crookston to write […]