Actors Circle at Providence Playhouse (1256 Providence Rd, Scranton, reservations: 570.342.9707, actorscircle.org)

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First Posted: 1/16/2013

Actors Circle at Providence Playhouse (1256 Providence Rd, Scranton, reservations: 570.342.9707, actorscircle.org)

• Auditions for Seniors of the Sahara: Jan. 20, 7 p.m. Males 25 and up; females 50 and up. Info: Art Walsh, 570.677.1285. Show dates are March 14-17, 22-24.

• Busybody: A Comedy by Jack Popplewell: Jan. 24-27, Feb. 1-3. Shows at 8 p.m. Thurs.-Sat, 2 p.m. Sun. $12, general admission; $10, seniors; $8, students. Jan. 24 preview tickets: $8, general and seniors; $6, students.

F.M. Kirby Center (71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, 570.826.1100)

• Rock of Ages: Feb. 15, 8 p.m., $44.95-$74.10

Lackawanna College (Mellow Theater, 501 Vine St., Scranton)

• The Marvelous Wonderettes: Feb. 8, 8 p.m. $25-$30, $15 student.

Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre ( 537 North Main StreetWilkes-Barre. 570.823.1875.)

• A Few Good Men: Jan., 18-19, 8 p.m.; Jan. 20, 3 p.m. $15; $12, active or retired military personnel with valid photo I.D. Jan. 18 show free of charge Jan. 18 for those that make reservations for that specific performance.

Misfit Players (Coughlin High School, 80 N. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre.)

• Oliver: Jan. 18, 19, 7 p.m.; Jan. 20, 2 p.m. $10. Info: Alice Lyons, 570.406.3976.

Music Box Players (196 Hughes St., Swoyersville: 570.283.2195 or 800.698.PLAY or musicbox.org)

Annie: Feb. 1, 2 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23: bar 6 p.m., dinner 6:30 p.m., curtain 8 p.m.; Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24, bar 1 p.m., dinner 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m. $34, dinner and show; $28, children under 12; $16, show only; $32, groups of 20 or more dinner and show.

Northern Tier Symphony Orchestra (570.289.1090 or northerntiersymphony@yahoo.com)

• Spring Concert Auditions: Jan. 23, 5-9 p.m.; Jan. 26, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Jan. 30, 5-9 p.m. Positions available: Concertmaster, Assistant Concertmaster, Principal Second Violin, Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass, Oboe, English Horn, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Contrabassoon, French Horn, Trumpet, Harp, Piano, Percussion

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

Auditions for the 33rd season, mansion at Mount Hope Estate, Route 72. Callbacks will be held in the afternoon and will stress movement. Those auditioning should wear loose fitting or comfortable clothing. By appointment only, 717.665.7021, ext. 120.

• Bacchanalian Auditions: Jan. 26-27, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.. Requirements: Two one-minute monologues (one comedic, one dramatic) and 30 second song.

The Phoenix Performing Arts Centre (409-411 Main St., Duryea, 570.457.3589, phoenixpac.vpweb.com, phoenixpac08@aol.com)

• Auditions: A Chorus Line: Jan. 28-29, 6 to 8:30 p.m.

Pines Dinner Theatre (448 North 17th St., Allentown. 610.433.2333. pinesdinnertheatre.com)

• Why Do Fools Fall In Love?: Jan. 25 through March 10. Thurs. and Sun., 12:30 p.m. dinner, 2 p.m. show; Fri. and Sat.; 6:30 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. show. $48.50

Scranton Cultural Center (420 N. Washington Ave., Scranton, 570.346.7369)

Broadway Scranton (broadwayscranton.com) presents:

• The Midtown Men: Jan. 18-20, Fri., 8 p.m., Sat., 2 & 8 p.m., Sun., 1 & 6 p.m.

• Martha Speaks: Jan. 19, 11 a.m., Wiggles and Giggles Craft Workshop, 10 a.m. $8, show; $4, workshop.

• Lamar Advertising’s Up & Coming Comedy Series: Bruce Cherry (opener) and Lord Carrett (headliner): Jan. 26, 8 p.m., cocktail hour at 7. $16. Mature audiences only.

Shawnee Playhouse (570.421.5093, theshawneeplayhouse.com)

• Handy Dandy: Jan. 18, 19, 25, 26, 8 p.m.; Jan. 18, 20, 25, 27, 2 p.m. $18, adults; $15, seniors over 55, AAA Members and Military.

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