THIS WEEK: March 14 through 20
NEPA Bach Festival, three concerts over two days, including an organ concert 4 p.m. March 17 at First Presbyterian Church, Wilkes-Barre, a chamber music concert featuring members of the Arcadia Festival Orchestra at 7:30 p.m. March 17 at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Wilkes-Barre, and a performance of Bach’s masterpiece, the St. Matthew Passion, sung by the Arcadia Chorale, 3 p.m. March 18 at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Wilkes-Barre. A free will offering will be accepted at the organ concert. Tickets to the chamber concert and choral concert are $15, $12 and, for students with ID, free. Info, 570-871-0350 or arcadiachorale.org.
Judah & The Lion, with special guests Colony House and Tall Heights. 8 p.m. March 14 at the Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. $22 advance; $25 day of show. http://ticketf.ly/2tJHeVX, 570-420-2808
Kilmaine Saints (St. Patty’s Day Celebration), a band formed on good whiskey and bad intentions, is the brainchild of two members of the Harrisburg Pipe & Drum band. 8 p.m. March 17 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. $15. http://bit.ly/2DptZZR, 570-325-0249
Creed Bratton, the actor best known for playing the disturbingly hilarious character of the same name on “The Office” and a member of the celebrated classic-rock band The Grass Roots will bring his one-man music and comedy show to the F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, at 8 p.m. March 21. $22.50 in advance; $25 day of show. kirbycenter.org, 570-826-1100
The Beach Boys, led by Mike Love and featuring vocalist Bruce Johnston, the Beach Boys bring their 50th Anniversary Tour to the F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, at 7 p.m. March 24. $45 to $75. kirbycenter.org, 570-826-1100
Celtic Woman, the internationally popular group has emerged as a commercial success and cultural phenomenon for its celebration of Ireland and Celtic heritage through presentation of Irish anthems, pop standards and original music. 3 p.m. March 25 at the F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. $39 to $99. kirbycenter.org, 570-826-1100
The NEPA Bach Festival takes place this weekend at the First Presbyterian Church and St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Wilkes-Barre.