Arts and entertainment calendar for week of April 26, 2017

Arts and entertainment calendar for week of April 26, 2017

VISUAL ARTS/PERFORMING ARTSSpring Film Festival, April 7 through 27 at the Dietrich Theater. Twenty-one foreign, independent and art films in twenty-o...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Jaya Yoga’s Hilary Steinberg to lead Explorer Yoga on the Trail May 6 in at Blakely Borough Recreation Complex in Peckville

Jaya Yoga’s Hilary Steinberg to lead Explorer Yoga on the Trail May 6 in at Blakely Borough Recreation Complex in Peckville

PECKVILLE — Participants will stretch, breathe and hike at Explorer Yoga on the Trail on Saturday, May 6, at Blakely Borough Recreation Complex ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


More Than Movies: Preschoolers enjoy puppet show at the Dietrich Theater

More Than Movies: Preschoolers enjoy puppet show at the Dietrich Theater

More than 400 preschool children “stormed the stage” for the Tom Knight Puppet Show last Thursday. Not all at once, of course, but at thre...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Dietrich movie mania for week of April 26, 2017

Dietrich movie mania for week of April 26, 2017

This week’s question: Who plays the voice of Gargamel in “Smurfs: The Lost Village?”Last week’s answer: Vin Diesel.Last week&#...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Scranton Civic Ballet Company to host Open House Saturday, April 22

Scranton Civic Ballet Company to host Open House Saturday, April 22

SCRANTON — Scranton Civic Ballet Company will host an Open House for new, potential and current students and their families from 10 a.m. to 2 p....

April 19th, 2017 |  


Scranton Area Foundation grant supports Scranton Civic Ballet Company’s free ‘Eye on Dance’ performance for area school children

Scranton Area Foundation grant supports Scranton Civic Ballet Company’s free ‘Eye on Dance’ performance for area school children

SCRANTON — More than 1,200 students from area schools recently attend a free performance of the Scranton Civic Ballet Company at the Scranton Cu...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Waverly Community House’s second annual Greenhouse and Kitchen Show set for Saturday, April 29

Waverly Community House’s second annual Greenhouse and Kitchen Show set for Saturday, April 29

WAVERLY TWP. — The Waverly Community House (Comm) will host the second annual Greenhouse and Kitchen Show, featuring innovative ways to enhance ...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Arts and entertainment calendar for week of April 19, 2017

Arts and entertainment calendar for week of April 19, 2017

VISUAL ARTS/PERFORMING ARTS‘Where Do Ideas Come From? Sculpture by Lisa Fedon,’ now through April 21 in The University of Scranton’s...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Abington Heights High School students bring Homer’s ‘Iliad’ to life

Abington Heights High School students bring Homer’s ‘Iliad’ to life

S. ABINGTON TWP. — After reading and studying Homer’s “Iliad,” students of Abington Heights teacher Marilyn Pryle’s 10th...

April 17th, 2017 |  


More Than Movies: Volunteerism thrives at the Dietrich Theater

More Than Movies: Volunteerism thrives at the Dietrich Theater

Why are the numbers 158 and 8,751 so important to the Dietrich Theater? Believe it or not, 158-plus volunteers gave 8,751 hours of their time and tale...

April 17th, 2017 |