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Stage Listings: Dec. 2 to 8, 2015

Stage Listings: Dec. 2 to 8, 2015

THIS WEEK: Dec. 4 to 8, 2015 Cirque Dreams Holidaze, a new holiday stage extravaganza with soaring acrobatics, gravity defying feats, elaborate production numbers, imaginative costumes, illusions and more. Presented by Broadway in Scranton at the Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave. 7 p.m. Dec. 2. 570-342-7784. A Christmas Story, the nostalgic and witty […]

Theater Listings: Nov. 25 to Dec. 1, 2015

Theater Listings: Nov. 25 to Dec. 1, 2015

FUTURE A Christmas Story, the nostalgic and witty story of young Ralphie and his all-out campaign to get a Red Ryder Air Rifle for Christmas despite everyone’s admonitions that he’ll “shoot his eye out.” Presented by the Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble at the Alvina Krause Theatre, 221 Center St., Bloomsburg. Opens Nov. 27 with a “Food […]

Theater Listings: Nov. 18 to 24, 2015

Theater Listings: Nov. 18 to 24, 2015

THIS WEEK: Nov. 18 to 24, 2015 The Great Gatsby, an adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel about a self-made millionaire and his passionate pursuit of the elusive Daisy Buchanan. James M. Coughlin High School, 80 N. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. Nov. 19 to 21; 2 p.m. Nov. 22. $7, $5 students. 570-406-3976. […]

Theater Listings: Nov. 11 to 17, 2015

Theater Listings: Nov. 11 to 17, 2015

THIS WEEK: Nov. 11 to 17, 2015 Ballet Hispanico, in a filmed production of “Carmen.maquia,” Bizet’s classic opera given a Latino twist with cha cha, conga, mambo and rumba dances, captured live at Lincoln Center in New York City. Cinemark, 40 Glenmaura National Blvd., Moosic. 7 p.m. Nov. 12. $18. 800-326-3264. The Illusion, Tony Kushner’s […]

Theater Listings: Nov. 4 to 10, 2015

Theater Listings: Nov. 4 to 10, 2015

THIS WEEK: Nov. 4 to 10, 2015 Live from the Met: Tannhauser, Wagner’s early masterpiece broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera in New York City. Cinemark, 40 Glenmaura National Blvd., Moosic. 6:30 p.m. Nov. 4. $25, $22, $20, $17. 570-825-4444 or 800-326-3264. Sensory Overload, three short plays offering suspense, comedy and chills: “Sorry, Wrong Number,” “The […]

Theater Listings: Oct. 28 to Nov. 3, 2015

Theater Listings: Oct. 28 to Nov. 3, 2015

THIS WEEK: Oct. 28 to Nov. 3, 2015 The Book of Mormon, the nine-time Tony Award-winning Best Musical from the creators of “South Park.” Contains explicit language. Presented by Broadway in Scranton at the Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 28 and 29; 8 p.m. Oct. 30; 2 and 8 p.m. […]

Theater Listings: Oct. 21 to 27, 2015

Theater Listings: Oct. 21 to 27, 2015

THIS WEEK: Oct. 21 to 27, 2015 Live from The Met: Otello, Verdi’s colorful masterpiece adapted from the Shakespearean tragedy. 12:55 p.m. Oct. 17 at Movies 14, 24 E. Northampton St., Wilkes-Barre and Cinemark, 40 Glenmaura National Blvd., Moosic. Encore performance at Cinemark 6:30 p.m. Oct. 21. $25, $22, $20, $17. 570-825-4444 or 800-326-3264. The […]

Theater Listings: Oct. 7 to 13, 2015

Theater Listings: Oct. 7 to 13, 2015

THIS WEEK: Oct. 7 to 13, 2015 Nancy Kerrigan’s Halloween on Ice, a spooktacular figure-skating event with a cast of Olympic, World and U.S. National medalists including Kurt Browning, Alissa Czisny, Nicole Bobek, Johnny Weir and Jozef Sabovcik. Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township. 7 p.m. Oct. 8. $25 to $85. 800-745-3000. […]

Theater Listings: Sept. 30 to Oct. 6, 2015

Theater Listings: Sept. 30 to Oct. 6, 2015

THIS WEEK: Sept. 30 to Oct. 6, 2015 One Slight Hitch, a heartwarming comedy from comedian Lewis Black about a marriage ceremony where nothing goes as planned. Presented by the Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble at the Alvina Krause Theatre, 221 Center St., Bloomsburg. Through Oct. 11 with performances 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.; 3 p.m. Sundays. […]

Theater Listings: Sept. 23 to 29, 2015

Theater Listings: Sept. 23 to 29, 2015

THIS WEEK: Sept. 23 to 29, 2015 Menopause: The Musical, a musical parody spoofing menopause symptoms, set to classic tunes from the 1960s, ’70s and ’80s with a cast of breast-cancer survivors. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 24. $58 (pit), $48, $42. Proceeds benefit in part the Susan G. Komen fund. […]