Arts and entertainment calendar for week of May 24, 2017

Arts and entertainment calendar for week of May 24, 2017

VISUAL ARTS/PERFORMING ARTSAll about Opera, 12 p.m. May 24 and 31 at The Gathering Place. Starting with the basics of this time-honored art form, Jenn...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Abington Heights Middle School student Faith Bennet wins second place in Pennsylvania American Water’s art contest

Abington Heights Middle School student Faith Bennet wins second place in Pennsylvania American Water’s art contest

SCRANTON — Pennsylvania American Water recently announced the winners of its 15th Annual Protect Our Watersheds Art Contest, with a sixth-grade ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


More Than Movies: Music is alive at the Dietrich Theater

More Than Movies: Music is alive at the Dietrich Theater

One hundred and fifty music lovers were blown away by the artistry of the Madison String Quartet on Mother’s Day at the Dietrich Theater.All age...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Dietrich movie mania for week of May 24, 2017

Dietrich movie mania for week of May 24, 2017

This week’s question: In what year did the first “Alien” come out?Last week’s answer: Goldie Hawn.Last week’s winner: Ba...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Carmel Ardito School of Dance Junior Company to present ‘The Young Dancer’ June 9 at the Scranton Cultural Center

Carmel Ardito School of Dance Junior Company to present ‘The Young Dancer’ June 9 at the Scranton Cultural Center

PECKVILLE — The Carmel Ardito School of Dance will present “The Young Dancer” at 7 p.m. Friday, June 9, at the Scranton Cultural Cen...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Arts and entertainment calendar for week of May 17, 2017

Arts and entertainment calendar for week of May 17, 2017

VISUAL ARTS/PERFORMING ARTSThe Wyoming County Players’ Junior Players and Little Hams present ‘Shrek, Jr.,’ May 19 and 20 at the Sta...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Barry Singer’s Art Room students display work at the Abington Community Library

Barry Singer’s Art Room students display work at the Abington Community Library

CLARKS SUMMIT — The students of the Art Room held an exhibit opening Tuesday, April 25 at the Abington Community Library. The work was on displa...

May 15th, 2017 |  


The Carmel Ardito School of Dance to present ‘That’s Entertainment’ June 4 at the Scranton Cultural Center

The Carmel Ardito School of Dance to present ‘That’s Entertainment’ June 4 at the Scranton Cultural Center

PECKVILLE — The Carmel Ardito School of Dance will present ‘That’s Entertainment,” featuring many dancers from the Abingtons, ...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Tunkhannock native Catherine Shefski pens feature film about classical musicians

Tunkhannock native Catherine Shefski pens feature film about classical musicians

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – “Playing with Beethoven,” an upcoming feature film written by Tunkhannock native, pianist Catherine (Remus) Sh...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Dietrich Theater’s May Open Mic Night to feature storyteller Hal Pratt

Dietrich Theater’s May Open Mic Night to feature storyteller Hal Pratt

TUNKHANNOCK — Storyteller Hal Pratt will share some of his Putney Tales at this month’s Open Mic Night at the Dietrich Theater, scheduled ...

May 15th, 2017 |