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Marketplace at Steamtown’s Throwback event recalls ’80s, ’90s Scranton mall nostalgia Sept. 14-15

Marketplace at Steamtown’s Throwback event recalls ’80s, ’90s Scranton mall nostalgia Sept. 14-15

From a press release: Raid your closet and pull out your leg warmers, acid-wash jeans, scrunchies, and neon windbreakers because The Marketplace at Steamtown in downtown Scranton is about to go back to the 1980s and ’90s with a totally radical assortment of activities, local vendors, food, and live music. Shop Small Steamtown: Throwback will […]

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Actors Circle explores ‘The Haunting of Hill House’ at Providence Playhouse in Scranton Sept. 5-15

Actors Circle explores ‘The Haunting of Hill House’ at Providence Playhouse in Scranton Sept. 5-15

From a press release: Community theatre group Actors Circle will present the first show of its 38th season, the thriller “The Haunting of Hill House,” based on the gothic horror novel that inspired the recent Netflix series of the same name, at the Providence Playhouse in Scranton on Thursday, Sept. 5 through Sunday, Sept. 15. […]

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Hip-hop group Kottonmouth Kings light up Stage West in Scranton on Sept. 27

Hip-hop group Kottonmouth Kings light up Stage West in Scranton on Sept. 27

From a press release: It was announced today that the self-described “psychedelic hip-hop punk rock” group Kottonmouth Kings will perform at Stage West in Scranton on Friday, Sept. 27. Scranton rappers Mercy Gang will open the 18+ concert as a full band. Doors at Stage West (301 N. Main Ave., Scranton) open at 7 p.m., […]

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Emerging alt pop rock duo Missio comes to Stage West in Scranton on Oct. 8

Emerging alt pop rock duo Missio comes to Stage West in Scranton on Oct. 8

From a press release: It was announced today that alternative pop rock duo Missio, who are on the rise with catchy hit singles and an RCA Records deal, will perform at Stage West in Scranton on Tuesday, Oct. 8. Presented by Scranton alternative radio station Alt 92.1 and DamnMillennial Promotions, fellow RCA recording artist Kulick […]

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Clarks Summit magician Denny Corby will try to fool Penn & Teller on The CW Sept. 30

Clarks Summit magician Denny Corby will try to fool Penn & Teller on The CW Sept. 30

From a press release: Clarks Summit magician, mentalist, and comedian Denny Corby revealed today that he will appear on the hit television show “Penn & Teller: Fool Us” next month in an attempt to hoodwink the master magicians. The magic competition show on The CW features magicians performing for the titular duo and an audience […]

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MUSIC VIDEO: Scranton’s Menzingers follow alien’s road trip in ‘America (You’re Freaking Me Out)’

From a press release: Today, Scranton/Philadelphia punk band The Menzingers unveiled a new track from their forthcoming album, “Hello Exile,” that releases some pent-up frustration with the state of our union. “America (You’re Freaking Me Out)” starts the new record off with restless urgency; it’s pounding rhythms and furious guitar riffs provide a much-needed release […]

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Come on down to ‘The Price Is Right Live!’ at Scranton Cultural Center on Oct. 1

Come on down to ‘The Price Is Right Live!’ at Scranton Cultural Center on Oct. 1

From a press release: You could win cash and prizes during the interactive stage production of the longest-running game show in television history when “The Price Is Right Live!” comes to the Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple on Tuesday, Oct. 1 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which are $46-$78.50 (and $99-$150 for VIP packages), […]

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Alternative singer/songwriter Meg Myers plays free Alt 92.1 Private Artist Showcase in Scranton on Aug. 19

Alternative singer/songwriter Meg Myers plays free Alt 92.1 Private Artist Showcase in Scranton on Aug. 19

From a press release: Local alternative radio station Alt 92.1 is bringing alternative rock singer/songwriter Meg Myers to downtown Scranton for its next Alt 92.1 Private Artist Showcase on Monday, Aug. 19 at 6 p.m. Held in the Alt Radio Theater in the Scranton Times building (149 Penn Ave., Scranton), this intimate all-ages show is […]

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‘Assorted Scenes’ of colorful American life on display at AfA Gallery in Scranton through Aug. 31

‘Assorted Scenes’ of colorful American life on display at AfA Gallery in Scranton through Aug. 31

From a press release: Opening during First Friday Scranton, an exhibit called “Been There Done That: Assorted Scenes” featuring paintings by Gail Kolflat continues to run at the AfA Gallery in downtown Scranton through Saturday, Aug. 31. Exciting colors and engaging themes draw viewers into the vibrant paintings of regional artist Gail Kolflat. Eye-catching and […]

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After Peach Fest debut, folk funk band Goose jams at River Street Jazz Cafe in Plains on Oct. 25

After Peach Fest debut, folk funk band Goose jams at River Street Jazz Cafe in Plains on Oct. 25

From a press release: Following an impressive debut at the 2019 Peach Music Festival in Scranton, Connecticut folk funk band Goose will come back to Northeastern Pennsylvania to perform at the River Street Jazz Cafe in Plains on Friday, Oct. 25 as part of their fall tour. Doors at the Jazz Cafe (667 N. River […]