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First Posted: 4/16/2013 8:38:00 AM

Dietrich Theatre

(60 E. Tioga Street, Tunkhannock, 570.996.1500, dietrichtheater.com)

• “Auntie Mame:” April. 24-27, 7 p.m.; April 28, 3 p.m.

• Tom Knight Puppet Show: April 17, 1:30 p.m.

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).

• Submissions for Dyonisia ’13: the third annual Jason Miller Playwrights’ Project Invitational being accepted through May 15.

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

• “Loving You Has Made Me Bananas!: 50 Shades of Love Songs:” April 12-13, 19-20, 8 p.m.; April 14, 21, 3 p.m. $34, dinner and show; $16, show only.

• Auditions: Les Miserables: May 20, 22, 7 p.m. Those auditioning should sing a song of his/her choice. Must bring sheet music. Show dates are July 19-21, 25-28, Aug. 1-4.

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.

The Phoenix Performing Arts Centre

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

• “Annie:” April 19-28. Friday/Saturday shows, 7 p.m.; Saturday/Sunday matinees, 2 p.m. $12; $10.

Pines Dinner Theatre

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

• “I Love a Piano:” Through June 2. Thursday and Sunday, 12:30 p.m. dinner, 2 p.m. show; Friday and Saturday, 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:

• “Hair:” April 15-16, 7:30 p.m.

• “Dreamgirls:” May 10-12, Fri., 8 p.m., Sat., 2 & 8 p.m., Sun., 1 & 6 p.m.

Scranton Prep Players (1000 Wyoming Ave., Scranton. 570.914.7737)

• “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast:” April 19, 20, 7:30 p.m.; April 21, 2 p.m., Bellarmine Theater, Scranton Preparatory School.

Shawnee Playhouse (570.421.5093, theshawneeplayhouse.com)

• “The Real Thing:” April 19, 20, 26, 27, 8 p.m.; April 21, 28, 2 p.m. $18, adults; $15, seniors over 55, AAA members, and military.

Stage Directions Performing Arts Academy

July 28-Aug. 3, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, Ferrwood Music Camp (257 Middle Road, Drums). Co-ed , ages 6-18.

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.

• “Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash:” April 19, 20, 26, 27, 8 p.m.; April 14, 21, 28, 3 p.m.

• “Neil Simon’s Brighton Beach Memoirs:” May 10, 11, 16-18, 8 p.m.; May 12, 19, 3 p.m.

• “Annie Get Your Gun:” June 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29, 8 p.m.; June 16, 23, 30, 3 p.m.

• “Cats:” July 26, 27, Aug. 2, 3, 8-10, 8 p.m.; July 28, Aug. 4, 11, 3 p.m.

• “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.

The Wyoming County Players

(Whipple Performing Arts Studio, Rt. 29S, Tunkhannock, 570.836.6986, wyomingcountyplayers.com)

• “Little Mermaid, Jr.:” May 17, 18, 7 p.m.; May 18, 2 p.m.

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