Michael Melcher - October 24 201410/24/14
Michael Melcher, executive director of the Scranton Cultural Center, talks about highlights of the 2014-15 season. "Some Enchanted Evening" will be presented at 8 p.m. Nov. 15 at the Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave., Scranton....
Eileen Moon - October 24 2014
WVIA's Peter Wynne speaks with Eileen Moon, associate principal cello of the New York Philharmonic, about "Sundays with Friends." The final "Sundays with Friends" program of the 2014 season will take place at 2 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Bethel Woods Center...
Karl Kleist & Dan Beeferman - October 23 2014
Actors Karl Kleist Dan Beeferman talk about "The Rocky Horror Picture Show," to be presented at The Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre Oct. 24th through Nov. 2. The theatre is located at 537 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. More information and show times can...
Susan Ashbaker - October 22 2014
WVIA's Peter Wynne talks with Susan Ashbaker, general director of Tri-Cities Opera, about her vision for opera in connection with "Rigoletto," to be performed at 8 p.m. Oct. 24 and 3 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Forum Theatre, Binghamton, N.Y. More information...
Sally Wiener Grotta - October 21 2014
Author, photographer, and journalist Sally Wiener Grotta talks about her creative life in anticipation of the talk, "Living the Creative Life," to be presented at 4 p.m. Oct. 22 on the third floor of the Mary Kintz Bevevino Library at Misericordia...
Gerardo Edelstein - October 20 2014
WVIA's Fiona Powell speaks with Gerardo Edelstein, music director/conductor of the Williamsport Symphony Orchestra, talks about the WSO's season opener, titled "Hymn of Praise," at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at the Community Arts Center, Williamsport....
Margaret Joyce Ball - October 17 2014
Director Margaret Joyce Ball talks about "Seussical the Musical," which runs Oct. 22-26 in the Smith-McFarland Theater of East Stroudsburg University's Fine Performing Arts Center, Normal Marguerite Streets. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22-25, with a...
Jerry Beaver - October 16 2014
Jerry Beaver, founding president of the Black Bear Film Festival, talks about the 15th annual festival, which runs Oct. 17-19 at the historic Milford Theatre, 114 E. Catharine St., Milford. More information is available at blackbearfilm.com
Tony Brooks & Kathleen Smith - October 16 2014
Tony Brooks, board member of the Hollenback Cemetery Association and Kathleen Smith, Regent of the Shawnee Fort Chapter of the D.A.R. talk about events in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 18. There will be a tour of the cemetery in Wilkes-Barre at 11:30 a.m. and...
October 14 2014 - Peterson Toscano
Peterson Toscano, performance artist, writer, and bible scholar, talks about his new play, "Does This Apocalypse Make Me Look Fat?", which has its world premiere at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at Stretansky Concert Hall, on the campus of Susquehanna University...
Dr. Steven Thomas - October 15 2014
Dr. Steven Thomas, music director of the Arcadia Chorale, talks about the upcoming presentation of "Journeys," to be offered at 8 p.m. Oct. 18 at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Scranton, and at 3 p.m. Oct. 19 at St. Nicholas R.C. Church, Wilkes-Barre....
Thomas Murray - October 13 2014
Thomas Murray, organist professor of music at Yale University, talks about his upcoming visit to NEPA. He'll be performing at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17 at St. Stephen's Pro-Cathedral, 35 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. There will also be a Master Class with...
Colum McCann - October 10 2014
Author Colum McCann on receiving the 2014 Royden B. Davis, S.J. Distinguished Author Award from the Univ. of Scranton's Friends of the Weinberg Memorial Library Oct. 18. Reception is @ 5 p.m. Dinner award presentation in the DeNaples Center follows....
Maria Wilson & William Chickillo - October 9 2014
Maria Wilson, exec. dir., and William Chickillo, artist/board member, on the F. Lammont Belin Arts Scholarship. There will be a Visual Arts Exhibit 6-9 p.m. Oct. 10 @ Skylake Gallery, Fleetville; a Story Festival 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 11 at Waverly...
Angela LaRose, Claudia Stroia, Abby Martino, John Schugard & Joel Paden...
Director John Schugard, music director Joel Paden, and actors, Angela LaRose, Claudia Stroia and Abby Martino, talk about "Carrie: The Musical," to be presented at 7 p.m. Oct. 17-18 24-25; at 3 p.m. Oct. 26, with a special midnight showing Oct. 24, at...
Sheri Melcher & Bill Mutimer - October 7 2014
Sheri Melcher, musical director, and Bill Mutimer, producer, talk about Harry Connick Jr's, "The Happy Elf," to be presented at the Scranton Cultural Center December 19-22 26-28. They also discuss the Creative Performing Arts Academy. For more...
Rick Benjamin - October 6 2014
WVIA's Fiona Powell speaks with Rick Benjamin, founder conductor of the Paragon Ragtime Orchestra, about two upcoming performances titled, "The Clown Princes," taking place at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Community Arts Center in Williamsport, and at 6...
Kathryn Lesoine & Charles Ty Wells - October 2 2014
Artists Kathryn Lesoine Charles Ty Wells talk about the annual Susquehanna County Artists' Open House Weekend, taking place Oct.11-13 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Susquehanna County. Information at artiststour.com
Jay Steveskey - October 2 2014
Guitarist Jay Stevesky talks about his music in anticipation of his performance titled, "Classical Guitar Music of Venezuela," at 3 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. It's free. More information at 570-996-1500
Fred Misurella - September 30 2014
Author Fred Misurella on his recent novel, "Arrangement In Black White." He'll give a reading at 2 p.m. Oct. 4 at Pocono Community Theater, 88 S. Courtland St., East Stroudsburg. It's free. More information is available at www.fredmisurella.com
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