Blackberry Smoke slated to play Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center June 23

Blackberry Smoke slated to play Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center June 23

WILKES-BARRE — Southern rockers Blackberry Smoke took the main stage by storm at the 2016 Peach Music Festival, and the band is poised to return...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Dance Theatre of Wilkes-Barre to celebrate 10th anniversary at Kirby Center

Dance Theatre of Wilkes-Barre to celebrate 10th anniversary at Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the Dance Theatre of Wilkes-Barre will hold a local celebrity dance competition for charity at...

February 9th, 2017 |  


‘No loud booms! bams! or pows!’ rule thrown out at Scranton’s Everhart Museum

‘No loud booms! bams! or pows!’ rule thrown out at Scranton’s Everhart Museum

SCRANTON — It’s a bird … It’s a plane … It’s the upcoming superhero-themed exhibit at Scranton’s Everhart Mu...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy visit Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza

Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy visit Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Jeff Foxworthy loves going to work. The lights go up, jokes are told and people laugh. Foxworthy is a man of many profession...

January 20th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


Misericordia University in Dallas hosts week-long celebration of MLK

Misericordia University in Dallas hosts week-long celebration of MLK

DALLAS — At Misericordia University, Martin Luther King Day lasts all week.Starting Jan. 16, the university will celebrate the African American ...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza ranks in top 150 arenas worldwide

Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza ranks in top 150 arenas worldwide

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza has ranked No. 141 on the 2016 list of top arenas worldwide by entertainment industry trade...

January 11th, 2017 |  


F.M. Kirby Center ranks No. 109 in worldwide ticket sales

F.M. Kirby Center ranks No. 109 in worldwide ticket sales

WILKES-BARRE — The F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts has climbed five slots as one of the top 200 theaters in the world.In 2015, the ven...

January 11th, 2017 |  


New gallery at Wyoming Valley Art League features sculptor Skip Sesbach

New gallery at Wyoming Valley Art League features sculptor Skip Sesbach

WILKES-BARRE — On Feb. 17, Wyoming Valley Art League will hold an opening reception for a new exhibit highlighting the world of Misericordia Uni...

January 9th, 2017 |  


‘America’s Got Talent’ finalist Cirque Zuma Zuma tumbles into F.M. Kirby Center

‘America’s Got Talent’ finalist Cirque Zuma Zuma tumbles into F.M. Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — American television audiences were introduced to Cirque Zuma Zuma courtesy of NBC variety/reality competition show “America’s Got...

January 9th, 2017 updated: January 13th, 2017. |  


Calling all killer queens: Queen tribute band comes to Kirby Center

Calling all killer queens: Queen tribute band comes to Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — Seminal rock band Queen has had a number of chart-topping hits. Queen tribute act, God Save the Queen, fronted by Freddie Mercury...

January 6th, 2017 updated: January 6th, 2017. |