NEPA Scene Staff

Scranton medium Marisa Liza Pell makes ‘Connection Beyond’ at Scranton Cultural Center on May 5

Scranton medium Marisa Liza Pell makes ‘Connection Beyond’ at Scranton Cultural Center on May 5

From a press release: The Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple will present “Connection Beyond Live,” an interactive experience by medium Marisa Liza Pell on Saturday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the SCC’s Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Theatre. Pell, who was born and raised in Scranton, is bringing this production to theaters throughout […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

60 young performers present Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ at Scranton Cultural Center April 20-22

60 young performers present Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ at Scranton Cultural Center April 20-22

From a press release: The Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple’s Youth Theatre Program will showcase nearly 60 young performers in its upcoming production of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast.” Featuring students in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, the production will run on Friday, April 20 through Sunday, April 22 on the SCC’s historic main […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

New Vintage Ensemble offers fresh take on ‘Our Town’ at Scranton Cultural Center April 27-May 5

New Vintage Ensemble offers fresh take on ‘Our Town’ at Scranton Cultural Center April 27-May 5

From a press release: For many, “Our Town” is a high school English class staple, but the New Vintage Ensemble, a regional theatre group dedicated to reinventing the familiar, is about to change the way you think about Grover’s Corners. New Vintage Ensemble has announced an upcoming production of the American classic play “Our Town” […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

First-ever Steamtown String Fling debuts at Scranton Cultural Center on March 23

First-ever Steamtown String Fling debuts at Scranton Cultural Center on March 23

From a press release: The Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple has announced a third program in its regional musician showcases – the inaugural Steamtown String Fling. Featuring bluegrass, Americana, roots, folk, and Celtic music, the show will be headlined by Scranton’s own Dave Brown and the Dishonest Fiddlers and take place in the […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Winter Blues Guitarmageddon rocks 3rd year at Scranton Cultural Center on Feb. 16

Winter Blues Guitarmageddon rocks 3rd year at Scranton Cultural Center on Feb. 16

From a press release: The Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple has announced that Winter Blues Guitarmageddon, a collaboration with The Soul Shakers, will return for its third year. Featuring some of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s most talented blues musicians, the show will take place in the SCC’s Grand Ballroom on Friday, Feb. 16 at 7:30 […]

 Rich Howells

REVIEW/PHOTOS: NEPA Holiday Show with Menzingers, Tigers Jaw, and more in Scranton, 12/16/17

REVIEW/PHOTOS: NEPA Holiday Show with Menzingers, Tigers Jaw, and more in Scranton, 12/16/17

A little snow couldn’t keep away hundreds of fans of all ages, some who drove from hours away and others eager to see their hometown friends again, from piling into the Grand Ballroom of the Scranton Cultural Center on Saturday, Dec. 16 for the seventh annual NEPA Holiday Show. Started by The Menzingers and Tigers […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

‘Brain Candy’ tour with Adam Savage and Vsauce creator canceled, including Scranton Cultural Center stop

‘Brain Candy’ tour with Adam Savage and Vsauce creator canceled, including Scranton Cultural Center stop

From a press release: Due to unforeseen scheduling conflicts, the one-of-a-kind stage show “Brain Candy Live!” starring Adam Savage, editor-in-chief of tested.com and former co-host of the Emmy-nominated Discovery series “MythBusters,” and Michael Stevens, creator of award-winning YouTube channel Vsauce, has canceled its 2018 North American tour, including its scheduled stop at the Weinberg Theater […]

 Rich Howells

The Menzingers’ NEPA Holiday Show returns with new lineup at Scranton Cultural Center on Dec. 16

The Menzingers’ NEPA Holiday Show returns with new lineup at Scranton Cultural Center on Dec. 16

Shaking up the lineup a bit this year, Scranton punk rockers The Menzingers will return to the Scranton Cultural Center in downtown Scranton for their annual NEPA Holiday Show on Saturday, Dec. 16. Doors open at 5 p.m., and the all-ages concert (21+ to drink) is standing room only. Tickets, which are $20 in advance […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

‘A Christmas Story: The Musical’ kicks off the holidays at Scranton Cultural Center Nov. 17-19

‘A Christmas Story: The Musical’ kicks off the holidays at Scranton Cultural Center Nov. 17-19

From a press release: Before the annual 24-hour marathon of cult classic “A Christmas Story” takes over televisions, the Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple will present “A Christmas Story: The Musical” on Friday, Nov. 17 through Sunday, Nov. 19. Tickets, which are $40-$75, are on sale now and can be purchased at the […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Mythbuster Adam Savage and ‘Vsauce’ creator host interactive ‘Brain Candy’ at Scranton Cultural Center on March 14

Mythbuster Adam Savage and ‘Vsauce’ creator host interactive ‘Brain Candy’ at Scranton Cultural Center on March 14

From a press release: Magic City Productions and SLP Concerts announced today that the one-of-a-kind stage show “Brain Candy Live!” starring Adam Savage, editor-in-chief of tested.com and former co-host of the Emmy-nominated Discovery series “MythBusters,” and Michael Stevens, creator of award-winning YouTube channel “Vsauce,” is coming to the Weinberg Theater of the Scranton Cultural Center […]