VISUAL ARTS/PERFORMING ARTS
Art Exhibit: Crossing Disciplines: Text and Image in the Work of J.M. Dunn, through April 11, in the Hope Horn Gallery, Hyland Hall, University of Scranton. Cost: Free during gallery hours. Info: 570-941-4214.
Exhibit: “The Mutiny on the Bounty: a 225-Year Voyage from Fiction to Fact,” Through April 17, in the Heritage Room, Weinberg Memorial Library, University of Scranton. Features selections from the Edward R. Leahy Collection. Free during library hours. Info: 570-941-6341.
The Linder Gallery at Keystone College presents an exhibition by Len Davis, through April 22. The exhibition, “Len Davis: Inner Worlds/Outer Limits” features the drawing based, pop influenced collages that present the artist’s new view of portraiture. Cost: free. Info: 570-945-8335.
R & R + H: Image/Word Exhibit Reception and Reading, through April, at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock. Rose M. Wright, fiber artist, and Robert Anderson, writer and author, both of West Wyoming, will bring their visual and literary art to the Evans and the Sherwood Galleries of the Dietrich Theater. Cost: free. Info: 570-996-1500.
Ever-changing Light: Recent Landscape Paintings by Collier B. Parker, through May 3, Marywood University, Suraci Gallery. Exhibit features landscapes painted on site locally along the Lackawanna River in Scranton and abroad in Tuscany, Italy, capturing the ever-changing effects of light, color, and atmosphere. Artist reception will be held March 22, 6-8 p.m. Regular hours: Monday, Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday, 1 – 4 p.m.
Spring Film Festival Post-Festival Discussion, April 11, at the Dietrich Theater, 1 p.m. This event will give patrons an opportunity to discuss the content and significance of some of the Spring Film Festival movies and find out what others thought about this year’s selection. It will be facilitated by Hildy Morgan and Ronnie Harvey. Cost: free. Info: 570-996-1500.
Here We Are in Spain Improv Comedy, April 12, on the second floor of the AFA Gallery, 514 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. Doors open 7:30 p.m. Showtime: 8 p.m. Cost: $7, $5 with valid student ID. Info/tickets: email@example.com or Pat at 570-604-1874.
The Wyoming Seminary Music Department presents: Bartok Chamber Music Festival, April 12 at 8 p.m. April 13 at 2 p.m. in the Great Hall of Wyoming Seminary, 228 Wyoming Ave., Kingston. Features the music of Hungarian composer Béla Bartók. Info: 570-270-2192.
Marywood University Senior ART Exhibition 2014, April 12-27 in the Mahady Gallery, opening reception April 12, 2-4 p.m. and viewing hours Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays from 9-4, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9-8 and Saturdays and Sundays from 1-4. Features a group exhibition of 60 undergraduate art students receiving their bachelor of art and fine art degrees in art education, art therapy, ceramics, graphic design, illustration, painting, and photography. Info: 570.348.6278 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lakeland Jr./Sr. High School Talent Show, April 17 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium, 1355 Lakeland Dr., Scott Twp. Tickets: $5 adults, $3 students.
Twisted Theatre: A Reversed Broadway Musical Revue, April 24-26 at Marywood University at 7:30 p.m. Free admission. Tickets: 570-961-2609 or by visiting the event’s Facebook page.
We The Kings, April 25 at 7 p.m. at Misericodia University’s Anderson Sports and Health Center. Tickets: $25 for Misericordia students with valid ID, $25 general admission.
The University of Scranton String Orchestra in concert, April 25, at The University of Scranton’s Houlihan-McLean Center, 7:30 p.m. Info: scranton.edu/music or 570-941-7624.
Social Change Film Series showing of “If a Tree Falls,” April 25, presented by Marywood University Social Sciences department in Comerford Theater, Center for Natural and Health Sciences, 7 p.m. Cost: free.
Comedian Jessica Kirson performance at The Comedy Palace, April 26, at Temple Hesed, 1 Knox Rd., Scranton, 7:30 p.m. Also featuring comedians Steve Leventhal and Raquel D’Apice. All guests must be 21 years of age or older. Cost: $25 general admission, $40 for couples, $50 for patron tickets. All ticket prices include snacks and desserts and one beverage from the bar. Additional beverages of beer, wine and soda are available for purchase. Reservations: 570-344-7201 or 570-585-1192. Info: templehesed.org or email@example.com.
The Wyoming Seminary Chorale and Madrigal Singers, String Ensemble, Orchestra and Handbell Choir annual Spring Concert, April 27, in the Great Hall of Wyoming Seminary, 228 Wyoming Ave., Kingston, 2 p.m. The Chorale and Madrigal Singers will perform music by Brahms and MacGillivray, while the String Ensemble will offer works by Bartok and Schubert. The Orchestra and Handbell Choir will perform music by Beethoven and Fauré. Cost: free. Info: 570-270-2192.
Penn State Worthington Scranton Chorale and Jazz Band’s Annual Spring Concert, April 27, at the university’s Gallagher Conference Center (GCC) Building, 2 p.m. Cost: free. Info: 570-963-2696.
31st Annual World Premiere Composition Series Concert, May 3 at The University of Scranton’s Houlihan-McLean Center, 7:30 p.m. Premiering two new works by composer and conductor Kyle Athayde, performed by The University of Scranton Concert Band and Concert Choir. Info: 570-941-7624.
Marywood University Graduate Exhibition, May 3 through June 13, in the Mahady Gallery on campus, Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. An opening reception will be held May 3, 3 – 5 p.m. Group exhibition includes Master of Arts candidates Ahdab Bazerbay in painting, and Justin T. Hayden and Danielle M. Zito in art education. Info: 570-348-6278 or marywood.edu/galleries.
Writers Group, for ages 18 and up, at the Dietrich Theater in downtown Tunkhannock, Thursdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m., ongoing. All genres and levels of writing welcome. Cost: Free. Info: 570-996-1500.
STACKS Writing Group, at The Vintage/Morning Glory Cafe, 326 Spruce St., Scranton, every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org.
ARTS, CRAFTS AND MORE
Your Photographic Eye, May 17, at Hillside Park at 10 a.m. Sharon Burke will help you capture nature’s glory from behind the lens. Expensive equipment not necessary. Cost: $20 Register by May 7.