THEATER, 8.14.13-8.20.13

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First Posted: 8/12/2013

Actors Circle at Providence Playhouse

(1256 Providence Rd, Scranton, reservations: 570.342.9707, actorscircle.org)

• “Ghost of a Chance”: Sept. 19-22, 27-29, 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. $12, general; $10, seniors; $8, students. Sept. 19 tickets are $8, general and seniors; 46, students.

The Corner Bistro Community Theater

(76 S Main St, Carbondale. 570.282.7499)

• “Nunsense”: Sept. 13-14, 8 p.m., Sept. 15, 2 p.m. $20; $2 off ticket price if use the “code word,” Sr. Amnesia.

“Disney’s Jungle Book” and “The Little Mermaid Jr.”:

Aug. 16-17, F.M. Kirby Center. $15, advance; $18, at the door. For more info call 570.718.0673.

Jason Miller Playwrights Project

(570.591.1378, nepaplaywrights@live.com)

• Dramatists Support Group: Third Thursday of each month, 7 p.m., The Olde Brick Theatre (126 W. Market St., Scranton).

King’s College Theatre

(Admin. Bldg., 133 N. River St., Wilkes-Barre, 570.208.5825)

• “Almost, Maine”: Oct. 3-5, 7:30 p.m.; Oct.5-6, 2 p.m. $12; $5, students/senior citizens.

The Moose Exchange

(203 W. Main St., Bloomsburg)

• “Lucy, I’m Dead!”: Nov. 2, 7:30 p.m. $25 until Sept. 30, $30 after that date.

• USO-style show to honor local veterans at Veterans’ Day: Nov. 9. $35 until Sept. 30, $40 thereafter.

M.P.B. Community Players

(531 Garfield St., Hazleton. 570.454.3305, mcgroganj@gmail.com)

• “Wonderful Town:” Sept. 27,-29

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

• Disney’s Winnie the Pooh: Aug. 16-17, 7 p.m.; Aug. 18, 2 p.m. $8. A

• Music Theatre Academy 2013: Theatre Workshop for students ages 6 to 20. Tuition: $250 – $200 if paid before Sept. 1. Sessions begin Sept. 16. Students will perform Seussical JR – The Musical, Oct. 25-27.

• Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5: Sept. 13-15, 20-22, 27-29. Fridays and Saturdays bar opens 6 p.m., dinner 6:30, curtain 8; Sundays bar opens 1 p.m., dinner 1:30, curtain 3. $34.00, dinner and show; $16, show only.

The Phoenix Performing Arts Centre

(409-411 Main St., Duryea, 570.457.3589, phoenixpac.vpweb.com, phoenixpac08@aol.com)

• Spamalot: Through Aug. 25.

Pines Dinner Theatre

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

• “Footloose:” Through Aug. 18, Weds., 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.

Shawnee Playhouse

(570.421.5093, theshawneeplayhouse.com)

• “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change:” Aug. 21, 25, 29, 30, Sept. 1, 2 p.m.; Aug. 3, 31, 8 p.m. $28, adults; $25, seniors; $15, children.

• “All Shook Up:” Aug. 22-23, 28, 2 p.m.; Aug. 30, 8 p.m. $28, adults; $25, seniors; $15, children.

• “The Shawnee Story:” Aug. 24, 31, 2 p.m. $18, adults; $15, seniors; $10, children.

• “The King and I:” Aug. 21, 24, 8 p.m. $28, adults; $25, seniors; $15, children.

• “A Few of Our Favorite Things” Cabaret: Aug. 22, 7 p.m. Suggested goodwill donation of $8 welcome at door.

• “The Emperor’s New Clothes:” Aug. 17, 21, 23, 10 a.m. $10.

• “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.”: Aug. 22-24, 7 p.m. $10.

Auditions for fall/winter season:

• Aug. 18, 1-4 p.m. for 17 and under; 4-5 p.m. for 18 syears and over.

Summer Swing! The Joan Harris Centre’s Annual Summer Shows:

Aug. 21, 4 and 7 p.m., Knoebals Amusement Resort, Elysburg. For more info call 570.287.7977.

Theatre at the Grove

(5177 Nuangola Road, Nuangola. nuangolagrove.com, 570.868.8212, grovetickets@frontier.com)

Ticket pricing: $18, plays; $20, musicals; $86, summer pass, first five shows; $120, season pass. All shows are BYOB and feature cabaret seating.

• “The Mousetrap:” Sept. 13, 14, 19-21, 8 p.m.; Sept. 15, 22, 3 p.m.

• “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street:” Oct. 18, 19, 25, 26, Nov. 1, 2, 8 p.m.; Oct. 20, 27, Nov. 3, 3 p.m.

• “It’s a Wonderful Life:” Nov. 29, 30, Dec. 6, 7, 12-14, 8 p.m.; Dec. 1, 8, 15, 3 p.m.

Send your listings to WBWnews@civitasmedia.com, 90 E. Market St., Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 18703, or fax to 570.831.7375. Deadline is Mondays at 2 p.m. Print listings occur up until three weeks from publication date.