Lou Rogai - July 11 201407/11/14
Musician Lou Rogai of Delaware Water Gap speaks about "Triumvirate," the new Lewis Clarke album releasing in September 2014 on the La Societe Expeditionnaire label. The short film, "A Map of A Maze," also details the environments, abstractions and...
Barbara Taylor - July 10 2014
Scranton native Barbara Taylor talks about her debut novel, "Sing in the Morning, Cry at Night." There will be a book launch for the novel at 7 p.m. July 16 at the Lackawanna Historical Society, 232 Monroe Ave., Scranton. It will feature a free...
Andrew Waggoner - July 9 2014
WVIA's Peter Wynne speaks with Andrew Waggoner, composer, violinist, and artistic director, about the 21st Annual WCM Summer Music Festival, taking place July 12-26 in the Catskills. For more information, WCMconcerts.org
Matt Hinton, Wendy Popeck, Lukas Tomasacci - July 8 2014
Matt Hinton, director, writer board member; Wendy Popeck, director board member; and Lukas Tomasacci, writer director, talk about "Playroom: ATTIC", to be performed by Gaslight Theatre Company at 7:30 p.m. July 10-12 and 17-19; and at 2 p.m. July 20....
Dr. Jo-Ann Reif - July 4 2014
Dr. Jo-Ann Reif, art historian from Scranton, with a review of "Hollywood Rides the Rails," a new exhibition at Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton. The exhibition runs through Labor Day. More information at www.nps.gov/stea
Yanni Glykokokalos & Kathy Lewis - July 3 2014
Artists Yanni Glykokokalos Kathy Lewis talk about the Wayne County Arts Alliance's 12th Annual Artists' Studio Tour, taking place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 11-13. More information at waynecountyartsalliance.org or 570 253 1000.
Scott Colin - July 2 2014
Scott Colin, president of the board of the Music Box Dinner Playhouse in Swoyersville, talks about a new young people's theatre workshop. The workshop begins July 22 and runs through Aug. 17, with performances of Into The Woods, Jr. on Aug. 15, 16 and...
Peter Swinick & Deborah Reeder - June 30 2014
Peter Swinick, board member, on the 40th Anniversary of the Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts; and Cellist Deborah Reeder, talking about the upcoming performance of Kammermusik Main Line at 8 p.m. July 6 at the DeWire Center, Eagles Mere. www.emfoa.org...
Richard Briggs - July 1 2014
Richard Briggs, founder, producer and artistic director of the Briggs Farm Blues Festival, talks about the 17th annual Briggs Farm Blues Festival, taking place July 11-12 at Briggs Farm, 88 Old Berwick Highway, Nescopeck. www.briggsfarm.com for more...
Nancy Sanderson - June 26 2014
Nancy Sanderson, director of the Performing Arts Institute at Wyoming Seminary in Kingston, talks about a series of free recitals, concerts and performances to take place in June, July and August. The first is a Counselor Recital at 7:30 p.m. June 30...
Dana Shavin - June 27 2014
Writer Artist Dana Shavin talks about her life and work. She'll offer a workshop titled, "The Scariest Thing In Life IS Life," at The Gathering at Keystone College in La Plume, which runs July 17-20. This year's theme is "On Edge."...
Jay Smar & Margie Young - June 25 2014
Singer-songwriter Jay Smar and Margie Young, director of cultural programs at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock, talk about "Folklore Coal Mining Songs of the Northeast," to be presented at 3 p.m. June 29 at the theater. It's free. For more...
ArtScene for June 24 2014
Singer and Wilkes-Barre native Frank Shiner talks about his debut album, "The Real Me." He'll sign copies of his album and perform songs at 7 p.m. June 27 at Barnes Noble, Arena Hub Plaza, Wilkes-Barre. www.frankshiner.com or Frank Shiner Music on...
ArtScene for June 23 2014
Dr. Eric Hinton, assoc. prof. of music dir. of bands at Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, talks about Susquehanna's High School Wind Ensemble Institute, and the public institute concerts. The finale concert is at 3 p.m. 6/28. The U.S. Army Field...
ArtScene for June 20 2014
Alex Devirgilis, director, and Mollie Dooley, actor, talk about "Proof," by David Auburn, to be presented by Diva Productions at The Olde Brick Theatre, 126 W. Market St., Scranton. Showtimes are at 8 p.m. June 20-21, 27-28 and at 2 p.m. June 22 29....
ArtScene for June 19 2014
Dr. Phil Brady of Youngstown State Univ., poet, co-founder of Etruscan Press, faculty member of the Wilkes Graduate Program in Creative Writing, talking about and reading from his book, "To Banquet with the Ethiopians: A Memoir of Life Before the...
ArtScene for June 18 2014
Deb Pavlico, author of "Conversations With Women: The Journey Towards Self Esteem," talks about her work in anticipation of a talk and book signing at 6:30 p.m. June 20 at the Osterhout Free Library, South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, as part of the...
ArtScene for June 17 2014
Scranton native Dana Cerminaro, soprano; Zoe Perman, soprano; Ross McLean, tenor; and Richard Perman talk about "An Evening of Song," to be presented at 7 p.m. June 17 at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 232 Wyoming Avenue, Scranton. www.danacerminaro.com...
ArtScene for June 16 2014
Dr. John McInerney, co-director, talks about "Murder In The Manor House," to be presented at 8 p.m. June 19-21 and 27-28 and at 2 p.m. June 22 and 29 at the Actors Circle Playhouse, 1256 Providence Road, Scranton. www.actorscircle.org or 570-342-9707...
ArtScene for June 13 2014
Brian Benedetti, director of the Pauly Friedman Art Gallery at Misericordia University in Dallas, talks about the exhibition, "Pablo Picasso: 25 Years of Limited Edition Ceramics from the Rosenbaum Collection," which runs now through Sept. 21. For...
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