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Follow the funny ‘Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder’ at Music Box Dinner Playhouse in Swoyersville April 26-May 19

Follow the funny ‘Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder’ at Music Box Dinner Playhouse in Swoyersville April 26-May 19

From a press release: The Music Box Dinner Playhouse in Swoyersville will present the Tony Award-winning musical comedy “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” beginning Friday, April 26 and running four weekends through Sunday, May 19. Directed by Alexandra Liguori and musically directed by Jennifer Hunter, “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” 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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Act Out Theatre Group finds ‘Dinosaurs Before Dark’ in Dunmore March 29-31

Act Out Theatre Group finds ‘Dinosaurs Before Dark’ in Dunmore March 29-31

From a press release: Act Out Theatre Group will present the “Magic Tree House: Dinosaurs Before Dark” Kids, a musical adaptation of the first of Mary Pope Osborne’s award-winning fantasy adventure books from the “Magic Tree House” book series, for one weekend only – Friday, March 29 through Sunday, March 31 in Dunmore. In this […]

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Musical comedy ‘Company’ comes to Music Box Dinner Playhouse in Swoyersville March 8-24

Musical comedy ‘Company’ comes to Music Box Dinner Playhouse in Swoyersville March 8-24

From a press release: The Music Box Dinner Playhouse in Swoyersville will present the Tony Award-winning musical comedy “Company” beginning Friday, March 8 and running through Sunday, March 24. The concept musical composed of short vignettes, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim (“Sweeney Todd,” “Into the Woods,” “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way […]

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‘Shrek the Musical’ creates funny fairy tale at Act Out Theatre in Dunmore Feb. 22-March 3

‘Shrek the Musical’ creates funny fairy tale at Act Out Theatre in Dunmore Feb. 22-March 3

From a press release: Act Out Theatre Group is letting its “Freak Flag” fly with “Shrek the Musical,” opening Friday, Feb. 22 and running on weekends through Sunday, March 3 in Dunmore. Artistic director Dan Pittman of Plymouth leads the “all-star” cast of 25 young actors and adults. “’Shrek’ is a hilarious musical that celebrates […]

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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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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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Young cast of ‘Addams Family’ musical haunts Act Out Theatre in Dunmore Oct. 19-28

Young cast of ‘Addams Family’ musical haunts Act Out Theatre in Dunmore Oct. 19-28

From a press release: Act Out Theatre Group will present “The Addams Family” in the company’s new home in Dunmore from Friday, Oct. 19 through Sunday, Oct. 28. Artistic Director Dan Pittman of Plymouth leads this cast of workshop participants ages 13-18 through a musical comedy that is sure to have audiences laughing. “’The Addams […]

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Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical ‘Cinderella’ dances into Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre March 13-14

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical ‘Cinderella’ dances into Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre March 13-14

From a press release: Rodgers + Hammerstein’s “Cinderella,” the 2013 Tony Award-winning Broadway musical from the creators of “The King and I” and “The Sound of Music,” will come to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre with two shows on Wednesday, March 13 and Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which are $45, […]