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Theater Listings: Jan. 18 to 24, 2017

Theater Listings: Jan. 18 to 24, 2017

THIS WEEK: Jan. 18 to 24, 2017 Broadway Rocks! A Broadway and rock musical revue performed by ages 10 to 17. Music Box Playhouse, 196 Hughes St., Swoyersville. 7 p.m. Jan. 20 and 21; 2 p.m. Jan. 22. $12, $10. 570-283-2195. Gunpowder Joe: Joseph Priestley, Pennsylvania and the American Experiment, a world premiere about the […]

Stage Listings: Jan. 11 to 17, 2017

Stage Listings: Jan. 11 to 17, 2017

THIS WEEK: Jan. 11 to 17, 2017 Fiddler on the Roof, the classic musical about dairyman Tevye who tries to protect his daughters and his way of life in a changing world. Performed by the Misfit Players at GAR High School Auditorium, 250 S. Grant St., Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. Jan. 12 to 14; 2 p.m. […]

Veteran actor portrays Tevye once more

Veteran actor portrays Tevye once more

WILKES-BARRE — Long-suffering dairyman Tevye argues a bit with his daughter, Hodel, and the man she wants to marry. He’s not sure this wedding is a good idea. But he thinks about it, consults God and tells the young couple they have his blessing AND his PERMISSION. Actually, Hodel and Perchik didn’t ask for permission, […]

Theater Listings: Jan. 4 to 10, 2017

Theater Listings: Jan. 4 to 10, 2017

THIS WEEK: Jan. 4 to 10, 2017 Catch Me If You Can, a musical comedy about a precocious teenager who poses as a pilot, doctor and lawyer — living the high life and winning the girl of his dreams. Presented by the Pennsylvania Theatre of Performing Arts at the J.J. Ferrara Center, 212 W. Broad […]

Theater Listings: Dec. 21 to 27, 2016

Theater Listings: Dec. 21 to 27, 2016

THIS WEEK: Dec. 21 to 27, 2016 Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and then some), a high-speed, hysterical attempt to tell all your favorite Christmas stories in under 90 minutes by three under-prepared actors. Presented by the Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble at the Alvina Krause Theatre, 226 Center St., Bloomsburg. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 22 and 23. […]

Theater Listings: Dec. 14 to 20, 2016

Theater Listings: Dec. 14 to 20, 2016

THIS WEEK: Dec. 14 to 20, 2016 A Christmas Carol, performed by touring company the Nebraska Theatre Caravan who weave traditional Christmas carols throughout the narrative. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. Dec. 14. $29.50, $25.50, $19.50. 570-826-1100. Beauty and the Beast, a musical based on the classic fairy tale about seeing beyond […]

Family-friendly ‘Beauty and the Beast’ comes to Nuangola

Family-friendly ‘Beauty and the Beast’ comes to Nuangola

NUANGOLA — “No one’s slick as Gaston, no one’s quick as Gaston. No one’s neck’s as incredibly thick as Gaston’s,” the villagers sing with apparent admiration. “Oh, he’s so cute … such a tall, dark, strong and handsome brute,” sigh three infatuated girls, any of whom would be glad to marry the burly hunter who […]

Theater Listings: Dec. 7 to 13, 2016

Theater Listings: Dec. 7 to 13, 2016

THIS WEEK: Dec. 7 to 13, 2016 It’s a Wonderful Life, the heartwarming story of Everyman George Bailey who is saved from despair by his guardian angel on Christmas Eve. Presented by the Pennsylvania Theatre of Performing Arts at the J.J. Ferrara Center, 212 W. Broad St., Hazleton. 7 p.m. Dec. 8-10; 3 p.m. Dec. […]

Theater Listings: Nov. 30 to Dec. 6, 2016

Theater Listings: Nov. 30 to Dec. 6, 2016

THIS WEEK: Nov. 30 to Dec. 6, 2016 Broadway Christmas Wonderland, a holiday show with traditional songs, high-kicking chorus girls and Santa and his merry elves. Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30. $60, $40. 570-344-1111. Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and then some), a high-speed, hysterical attempt to tell all […]

Theater Listings: Nov. 23 to 29, 2016

Theater Listings: Nov. 23 to 29, 2016

THIS WEEK: Nov. 23 to 29, 2016 Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and then some), a high-speed, hysterical attempt to tell all your favorite Christmas stories in under 90 minutes by three under-prepared actors. Presented by the Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble at the Alvina Krause Theatre, 226 Center St., Bloomsburg. Nov. 25 to Dec. 23 with […]