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Concert Listings: April 22 to 28, 2015

Concert Listings: April 22 to 28, 2015

Miranda Micciche, Erin Canedy and John Baldino will present ‘Curtain Up: A Broadway Cabaret of Tony Winners’ April 25 at the Theater at Trinity Church in Carbondale. Singer-guitarist Corky Staats will be the featured performer at the monthly Open Mic Night April 24 at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock. Folk and newgrass trio Harpeth Rising […]

Stage Listings: April 22 to 28, 2015

Stage Listings: April 22 to 28, 2015

Joanna Ferbrache and Brooke Manley star in the Actors Circle production of ‘The Miracle Worker,’ which wraps up its run at the Providence Playhouse in Scranton April 24 to 26. Anna Giacometti and Mat Ocasio will dance the classic ballet ‘Swan Lake,’ in the Joan Harris Dancers’ production April 25 and 26 at the Dallas […]

Exhibit Listings: April 22 to 28, 2015

Exhibit Listings: April 22 to 28, 2015

Paintings by Betsy Havira are among the works in the group show ‘Artists X Three’ on exhibit at Marquis Art and Frame in Wilkes-Barre through June 6. THIS WEEK: April 22 to 28, 2015 Luncheon with a Special Author, the 27th annual event with guest speaker Barbara Ross, author of the Maine Clambake Mystery series. […]

Meet this weeks ‘Battle of the Bands’ contestants

Meet this weeks ‘Battle of the Bands’ contestants

Grey Fog Wake Up Call WonderChunk Breakers Battle of the Bands is a music competition series running Thursdays through May 21 at Mohegan Sun Pocono. Music starts at 8 p.m. Each week, bands take stage for a chance in the semi-finals and a shot at $10,000. On April 23, Grey Fog, Wake Up Call and […]

Hey! Scranton just made another list — and it proves the city isn’t shit!

Hey! Scranton just made another list — and it proves the city isn’t shit!

Scranton made another list — but that’s a good thing. Something incredible just happened to the city of Scranton — and it’s the best thing to happen to The Electric City since Steve Carell randomly showed up at the Backyard Ale House for ‘The Office’ wrap party in May 2013 and started taking drunk selfies […]

HEAT had its grand reopening and we were there

HEAT had its grand reopening and we were there

WILKES-BARRE — HEAT is officially under new management. The alternative-lifestyle nightclub had a grand reopening party on April 17 and Weekender was there to see just how hot the NEPA bar could get.

SORRY MOM & DAD: 5 Easy steps to being a first-class side bitch

SORRY MOM & DAD: 5 Easy steps to being a first-class side bitch

Justin has advice for the side bitches of the world. Have you ever looked at someone’s Facebook page and said to yourself, “Ughhhhh, why do they have so much self-esteem today?” Then, a few hours later, they’ll post a status that their grandmother is dying and they’re asking for prayers to be sent their way; […]

SORRY MOM & DAD: 5 Easy steps to being a first-class side bitch

SORRY MOM & DAD: 5 Easy steps to being a first-class side bitch

Justin has advice for the side bitches of the world. Have you ever looked at someone’s Facebook page and said to yourself, “Ughhhhh, why do they have so much self-esteem today?” Then, a few hours later, they’ll post a status that their grandmother is dying and they’re asking for prayers to be sent their way; […]

Meet this weeks ‘Battle of the Bands’ contestants

Meet this weeks ‘Battle of the Bands’ contestants

Grey Fog Wake Up Call WonderChunk Breakers Battle of the Bands is a music competition series running Thursdays through May 21 at Mohegan Sun Pocono. Music starts at 8 p.m. Each week, bands take stage for a chance in the semi-finals and a shot at $10,000. On April 23, Grey Fog, Wake Up Call and […]

3 Guys & a Beer’d are brewing up success and community support

3 Guys & a Beer’d are brewing up success and community support

Johnny Waering, aka Beard, owner and head of sales at 3 Guys & a Beerd, inspects some barley at the Carbondale brewery. 3 Guys & a Beer’d Brewing Company, LLC, is the first brewery to open in Carbondale since Prohibition and the only one currently operating in Lackawanna County. Posing with their beer, beards and […]