‘Last of the Red Hot Lovers’ to take stage at F.M. Kirby Center Feb. 17

‘Last of the Red Hot Lovers’ to take stage at F.M. Kirby Center Feb. 17

WILKES-BARRE — A celebrated stage comedy aims to show Northeastern Pennsylvania that failing at adultery can be funny. The Walnut Street Theater Company of Philadelphia will perform Neil Simon’s ‘Last of the Red Hot Lovers’ at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17 at the F.M. Kirby Center. The Tony Award-winning story follows middle-aged, mild mannered Barney Cashman […]

‘Last of the Red Hot Lovers’ to take stage at F.M. Kirby Center Feb. 17

‘Last of the Red Hot Lovers’ to take stage at F.M. Kirby Center Feb. 17

WILKES-BARRE — A celebrated stage comedy aims to show Northeastern Pennsylvania that failing at adultery can be funny. The Walnut Street Theater Company of Philadelphia will perform Neil Simon’s ‘Last of the Red Hot Lovers’ at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17 at the F.M. Kirby Center. The Tony Award-winning story follows middle-aged, mild mannered Barney Cashman […]

Production to celebrate life and work of Paul Robeson in Wilke-Barre

Production to celebrate life and work of Paul Robeson in Wilke-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — A tribute to an American Renaissance man by a singer and peace ambassador who bears many similarities to the show’s namesake is coming to the F.M. Kirby Center. “I Go On Singing: Paul Robeson’s Life in his own Words & Song” is scheduled for 8 p.m. Feb. 10 as the first show in […]

Holiday Reunion show at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre features local talent

Holiday Reunion show at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre features local talent

WILKES-BARRE — With a pair of bands getting together on stage for the first time in a long time and four active acts comprised of musicians who enjoy each other’s company and collaborations, the Holiday Reunion Concert at the F.M. Kirby Center is aptly named. Presented by Highway 81 Revisited, the music showcase begins at […]

Kingston law firm sponsors free screening of ‘Finding Dory’ at Kirby Center

Kingston law firm sponsors free screening of ‘Finding Dory’ at Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — The Law Firm of Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn wants families to enjoy quality time without the usual stresses of the holiday season, and for the eighth year in a row, it is providing an opportunity for them to do so. The law firm with offices in Kingston and Scranton sponsors a free screening […]

Kacey Musgraves brings Christmas tour to F.M. Kirby Center Dec. 9

Kacey Musgraves brings Christmas tour to F.M. Kirby Center Dec. 9

WILKES-BARRE — According to Kacey Musgraves, her “cussin’” is at an all time low, which makes her grandma happy. That’s because her current tour, A Very Kacey Christmas, celebrating her Christmas album of the same name, is festive in line with the holiday spirit, and, as she puts it, “kid friendly.” Musgraves performs at 8 […]

Wilkes-Barre Christmas Parade and tree lighting brings good tidings Nov. 19

Wilkes-Barre Christmas Parade and tree lighting brings good tidings Nov. 19

WILKES-BARRE — Downtown Wilkes-Barre is ready to ring in the most wonderful time of the year. A sleigh full of entertainment and activity starts at 11 a.m. Nov. 19 and leads up to the annual Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony. The schedule of free events includes “Whoville” activities at Barnes & Noble, the Broken […]

Jakes Shimabukuro revolutionizes ukulele, plays Wilkes-Barre’s Kirby Center

Jakes Shimabukuro revolutionizes ukulele, plays Wilkes-Barre’s Kirby Center

With virtuosic playing and musical ambassadorship, Jake Shimabukuro has revolutionized the most traditional and simple of instruments, the ukulele, and brought its sounds to a wider audience than they had ever reached before. The instrument (pronounced oo-koo-lay-lay) is a small guitar-like member of the lute family, and it originated in Hawaii as an adaptation of […]

Jakes Shimabukuro revolutionizes ukulele, plays Wilkes-Barre’s Kirby Center

Jakes Shimabukuro revolutionizes ukulele, plays Wilkes-Barre’s Kirby Center

With virtuosic playing and musical ambassadorship, Jake Shimabukuro has revolutionized the most traditional and simple of instruments, the ukulele, and brought its sounds to a wider audience than they had ever reached before. The instrument (pronounced oo-koo-lay-lay) is a small guitar-like member of the lute family, and it originated in Hawaii as an adaptation of […]

Steve Miller Band plays hit-laced set at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre

Steve Miller Band plays hit-laced set at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — After his induction, Steve Miller rocked the boat in April when he excoriated the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for its failure to honor women and its lack of consideration toward artists at the ceremony. The only thing Miller rocked Sunday night was the F.M. Kirby Center, showing appreciation for his fans […]