Events Listings: March 14 through 20
THIS WEEK: March 14 through 20
Bart & Urby’s Open Mic Night, with featured artist Ed Cuozzo of University Drive. Sign-ups at 6 p.m. March 14; performances at 7 p.m.. All ages welcome. $5 mac and cheese. Presented by Barnstorm Booking.
Brew for Bookworms, a fundraising event benefiting the Leadership Wilkes-Barre Class of 2018’s group project for the Children’s Activity Room renovation at the Osterhout Free Library. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. March 15 at Rodano’s, 53 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. Food, drinks, basket raffles, live music. $20 in advance; $25 at the door. http://bit.ly/2FytmDs
Kevin Hart, the actor, comedian and Philadelphia native comes to the Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township, on his Irresponsible Tour. 7 p.m. March 16. Tickets start at $79.50. ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000
Goose & Dr. Slothclaw, an evening of freaky organic funk. 9 p.m. March 16. River Street Jazz Cafe, 667 N. River Street, Plains Township. $8. http://bit.ly/2DpnVAM, 570-822-2992
St. Edward’s University Ballet Folklorico will bring Mexico’s traditional folklorico dances and songs to the King’s College campus for a public performance, 7 p.m. March 16, on the third floor of the Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center. $5 general admission; admission free to college students and children younger than 9. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Info, 570-208-8021 or [email protected]
Todd Sheaffer of Railroad Earth/Dylan Skursky of Cabinet, the veteran bluegrass players collaborate with special guests Serene Green also performing. 9 p.m. March 17. River Street Jazz Cafe, 667 N. River St., Plains Township. $10 in advance; $15 day of the show. http://bit.ly/2pc5KKv, 570-822-2992
Simply Grand Concert — Ron Stabinsky, the improvisational jazz pianist and NEPA native will perform at 2 p.m. March 18 at WVIA Public Media Studios, 100 WVIA Way, Pittston. Admission is free, but registration is suggested at http://bit.ly/2ImNDJX.