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‘Golden Girls’ puppet parody comes to F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Nov. 18

‘Golden Girls’ puppet parody comes to F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Nov. 18

From a press release: It was announced today that friends, pals, and confidants can enjoy “That Golden Girls Show! – A Puppet Parody” at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Thursday, Nov. 18. Doors open at 6 p.m., and this comedic show for fans of “The Golden Girls” starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which […]

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Multi-platinum country artist Lee Brice is back at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 8

Multi-platinum country artist Lee Brice is back at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 8

From a press release: It was announced today that multi-platinum-selling country music star Lee Brice will return to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, Oct. 8. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the concert starts at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $39.50, $59.50, $69.50, and $79.50, plus applicable fees, go on sale next […]

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’80s hit-makers Night Ranger return to F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Nov. 7

’80s hit-makers Night Ranger return to F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Nov. 7

From a press release: It was announced today that multi-platinum rockers Night Ranger, known for ’80s hair metal hits like “Sister Christian,” “Don’t Tell Me You Love Me,” “When You Close Your Eyes,” and “(You Can Still) Rock in America,” will return to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Sunday, Nov. 7 at 7:30 […]

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NEPA music and entertainment venues receive $10.7 million in COVID-19 relief funds

NEPA music and entertainment venues receive $10.7 million in COVID-19 relief funds

From a press release: Last week, State Representative Matt Cartwright (D-Moosic) announced that 12 venues in Pennsylvania’s 8th District will receive a total of $10.7 million from the Shuttered Venue Operators Grants program. Cartwright voted to establish the program through the bipartisan COVID-19 relief package passed in December of 2020, then enhance it by helping […]

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Rising Seattle rocker Aryon Jones performs at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 29

Rising Seattle rocker Aryon Jones performs at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 29

From a press release: It was announced today that up-and-coming rock singer, songwriter, and guitarist Ayron Jones will visit the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, Oct. 29 as part of the venue’s “Chandelier Concert Series.” St. Louis rockers Hounds will open the intimate show in the Chandelier Lobby. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., […]

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Country icon Martina McBride reschedules show at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre for March 25, 2022

Country icon Martina McBride reschedules show at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre for March 25, 2022

From a press release: Due to a scheduling conflict, the Martina McBride concert scheduled for Oct. 2 at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre has been rescheduled for Friday, March 25, 2022 as part of her Livin’ Life Up Tour. The award-winning powerhouse vocalist and country icon known for hits like “Independence Day,” “A Broken […]

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F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre adds more classic movie screenings on Aug. 6-Sept. 17

F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre adds more classic movie screenings on Aug. 6-Sept. 17

From a press release: Today, the F.M. Kirby Center in downtown Wilkes-Barre announced the final movies in the “Come Back to the Kirby” series, continuing on Fridays at 1 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. through Sept. 17. Hearkening back to the venue’s history as a movie theater, the “Come Back to the Kirby” series that started […]

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Former Wilkes-Barre musician Strand of Oaks returns to F.M. Kirby Center on Nov. 21

Former Wilkes-Barre musician Strand of Oaks returns to F.M. Kirby Center on Nov. 21

From a press release: Following the announcement of a new album and tour earlier this month, it was announced today that Strand of Oaks will be back at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Sunday, Nov. 21 as part of the venue’s “Chandelier Concert Series.” Brooklyn indie rock band The Still Tide will open […]

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After Grammy win, bluegrass phenom Billy Strings returns to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on Nov. 19

After Grammy win, bluegrass phenom Billy Strings returns to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on Nov. 19

From a press release: Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, and bluegrass musician Billy Strings will continue his extensive headlining tour through the end of the year, including a newly confirmed show at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township on Friday, Nov. 19 at 8:30 p.m. The new dates add to a landmark […]

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Wilkes-Barre’s Dustin Douglas and Indigo Moon Brass Band play F.M. Kirby Center’s main stage on July 17 and Aug. 21

Wilkes-Barre’s Dustin Douglas and Indigo Moon Brass Band play F.M. Kirby Center’s main stage on July 17 and Aug. 21

From a press release: On June 25, the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre reopened to the public with a series of classic movie screenings that runs through July 30 after being closed for more than a year due to the pandemic. Today, it was announced that the “Come Back to the Kirby” series will continue […]