NEPA Scene Staff

College SnowJam hits slopes of Montage to benefit Friends of the Poor in Scranton on Feb. 6

College SnowJam hits slopes of Montage to benefit Friends of the Poor in Scranton on Feb. 6

From a press release: On Saturday, Feb. 6, skiers and snowboarders will be able to enjoy a full day of fun at Montage Mountain in Scranton while helping Friends of the Poor. Starting at noon, Montage will host College SnowJam, a student-led event giving Northeastern Pennsylvania university students the opportunity to raise funds for a […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

First-ever Fuzz 92.1 Cardboard Box Sled Derby will race down Montage Mountain in Scranton on Feb. 28

First-ever Fuzz 92.1 Cardboard Box Sled Derby will race down Montage Mountain in Scranton on Feb. 28

From a press release: It was announced today that the first annual Fuzz 92.1 Cardboard Box Sled Derby will be held on the snow tubing lanes of Montage Mountain in Scranton on Sunday, Feb. 28 at 9 a.m. Participants are encouraged to gather friends and family to build their own cardboard sled to compete in […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Opening night of TED 2016: Dream conference broadcast live to NEPA theaters on Feb. 15

Opening night of TED 2016: Dream conference broadcast live to NEPA theaters on Feb. 15

From a press release: BY Experience, in association with Fathom Events, is proud to present the opening night of TED’s flagship annual conference – broadcast live to select cinemas nationwide for the first time in the organization’s history. “TED2016: Dream ‘Opening Night’ Live in Cinemas” will debut in movie theaters on Monday, Feb. 15 live […]

 Rich Howells

MOVIE REVIEW: No Jedi mind trick – ‘Force Awakens’ IS the ‘Star Wars’ film you’re looking for

MOVIE REVIEW: No Jedi mind trick – ‘Force Awakens’ IS the ‘Star Wars’ film you’re looking for

Just a few minutes into “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” longtime fans of the franchise can sense something, a presence they’ve not felt since… seeing “Return of the Jedi.” Whether you loved the prequel movies or despised them, many can at least agree that they are quite different films from the original trilogy in both […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

2015 ‘Doctor Who Christmas Special’ screening at Cinemark in Moosic Dec. 28-29

2015 ‘Doctor Who Christmas Special’ screening at Cinemark in Moosic Dec. 28-29

From a press release: BBC Worldwide North America and Fathom Events have announced the return of the longest running sci-fi television series, “Doctor Who,” to the big screen with a special theatrical event of the 2015 “Doctor Who Christmas Special” starring Peter Capaldi and featuring the return of Alex Kingston as River Song. The event […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

‘Roman Holiday’ starring Audrey Hepburn screening in Moosic, Dickson City, and Stroudsburg Nov. 29 and Dec. 1

‘Roman Holiday’ starring Audrey Hepburn screening in Moosic, Dickson City, and Stroudsburg Nov. 29 and Dec. 1

From a press release: Fathom Events has partnered with Turner Classic Movies all year long to bring classic films back to theaters across the country, and next in the series is William Wyler’s “Roman Holiday” on Sunday, Nov. 29 and Tuesday, Dec. 1. Each title in the “TCM Presents” series runs at 2 p.m. and […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Live production of Shakespeare’s ‘Winter’s Tale’ starring Judi Dench broadcast to Moosic, Dickson City, and Stroudsburg theaters Nov. 30

Live production of Shakespeare’s ‘Winter’s Tale’ starring Judi Dench broadcast to Moosic, Dickson City, and Stroudsburg theaters Nov. 30

From a press release: Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company’s production of “The Winter’s Tale” comes to select U.S. cinemas for a special one-night event on Monday, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m., presented by Fathom Events, Picturehouse Entertainment, and Fiery Angel. “Branagh Theatre: The Winter’s Tale” will be broadcast to cinemas from London’s Garrick Theatre and stars […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Double feature of Universal’s ‘Dracula’ and Spanish ‘Drácula’ screening in Moosic, Dickson City, and Stroudsburg Oct. 25-28

Double feature of Universal’s ‘Dracula’ and Spanish ‘Drácula’ screening in Moosic, Dickson City, and Stroudsburg Oct. 25-28

From a press release: Fathom Events has partnered with Turner Classic Movies all year long to bring classic films back to theaters across the country, and next in the series is a double feature of Universal Pictures’ “Dracula” and the Spanish “Drácula” on Sunday, Oct. 25 and Wednesday, Oct. 28. Each title in the “TCM […]

 Rich Perry

STRENGTH & FOCUS: Celebrate National Yoga Month and healthy choices with the inaugural NEPA Yoga Festival

STRENGTH & FOCUS: Celebrate National Yoga Month and healthy choices with the inaugural NEPA Yoga Festival

September is National Yoga Month and serves as an awareness campaign to educate the public on the many health benefits of yoga and encourage healthy lifestyle choices. Throughout the month, yogis (yoga practitioners) host a variety of festivals and specialty classes to celebrate, as well as organize opportunities to reach new audiences and endorse regular […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

‘The Hobbit’ extended trilogy plays in theaters in Moosic and Dickson City for the first time Oct. 5-13

‘The Hobbit’ extended trilogy plays in theaters in Moosic and Dickson City for the first time Oct. 5-13

From a press release: Fathom Events, New Line Cinema, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, and Warner Bros. Pictures will present all three extended editions of “The Hobbit” trilogy across a three-night theatrical event, featuring “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” on Monday, Oct. 5; “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” on Wednesday, Oct. 7; and “The Hobbit: The Battle […]