Events Listings: April 11 through 17

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The Phyllis Hopkins Trio will perform on April 13 at Bart & Urby’s in Wilkes-Barre.
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THIS WEEK: April 11 through 17

NEPA Sings, 12 local performers will compete at 5:30 p.m. April 12 at the Kirby Center for the Creative Arts on Wyoming Seminary’s Upper Campus. Tickets cost $25, and include a one-hour cocktail reception prior to performances. The fund-raiser will benefit CASA of Luzerne County, and tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite at https://bit.ly/2q4H0Ek.

Mike Dougherty Band, an evening of funk, soul and Motown featuring the music of Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Al Green and more. Special guest DJ Evil Bee. 9 p.m. April 13. River Street Jazz Cafe, 667 N. River St., Plains Township. $8, $12. https://bit.ly/2HokZHZ, 570-822-2992

Very Superstitious with The Great Rock Pair, featuring Bill Space and Karl Metzger. 8 to 11 p.m. April 13. Gober’s Deco Lounge, 1248 Wyoming Ave., Exeter.

Neil Nicastro, the accomplished guitarist and songwriter performs from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. April 13 at Ale Mary’s, 126 Franklin Ave., Scranton.

Phyllis Hopkins Trio, will perform from 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. April 13 at Bart & Urby’s, 119 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre.

Halfway To Hell, a tribute to AC/DC. 10 p.m. April 14. River Street Jazz Cafe, 667 N. River St., Plains Township. 570-822-2992

FUTURE

Making it in Hollywood, Kingston native and professional stunt woman and actor Heidi Germaine Schnappauf will share her experiences as a stunt double for Jaime Alexander on the NBC hit television series, “Blindspot” during a presentation at 7 p.m. April 19 in the Catherine Evans McGowan Room of the library at Misericordia University. The program is free to the public.

Fine Arts Fiesta, will take place May 17 through 20 on Public Square in downtown Wilkes-Barre. Fiesta 2018 is currently accepting applications for it Artist’s Market. Applications for the Artist’s Market can be found under the “Applications and Forms” tab on the Fiesta website, fineartsfiesta.org. Applications must be completed, returned and postmarked by Jan. 31. Inquiries about the Fine Arts Fiesta can be made at [email protected] or by writing: Fine Arts Fiesta, P.O. Box 2053, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18703-2053 or via the website, fineartsfiesta.org.

The Phyllis Hopkins Trio will perform on April 13 at Bart & Urby’s in Wilkes-Barre.
https://www.theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/web1_womenwhorock01.jpgThe Phyllis Hopkins Trio will perform on April 13 at Bart & Urby’s in Wilkes-Barre. Weekender file photo