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Brings attention to the area's arts and cultural events. Join Erika for interviews, reviews and commentaries on films, books, jazz, and classical music. Let Erika's ArtScene help you plan your weekend!

Brings attention to the area's arts and cultural events. Join Erika for interviews, reviews and commentaries on films, books, jazz, and classical music. Let Erika's ArtScene help you plan your weekend!
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Scranton, PA

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WVIA

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Brings attention to the area's arts and cultural events. Join Erika for interviews, reviews and commentaries on films, books, jazz, and classical music. Let Erika's ArtScene help you plan your weekend!

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English


Episodes

Zack Hammond; October 12 2018

10/12/2018
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Zack Hammond, Comic & King's College Graduate, speaking about comedy and a workshop he'll present titled, "The Necessity of Talking & Joking About the Taboo" as part of the 3rd Annual Creative Writing Conference hosted by the English Dept & Campion Society, Friday & Saturday, October 26 & 27, at King's McGowan School of Business in Wilkes-Barre. The conference is open to participants of all ages and free to high school students. Application deadline is October 17, 2018. www.kings.edu

Duration:00:14:25

Gerardo Edelstein, Fiona Powell; October 12 2018

10/12/2018
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Gerardo Edelstein, Music Director & Conductor of the Williamsport Symphony Orchestra, speaking with WVIA's Fiona Powell about the 2018-19 season and the opening concert on Tuesday, October 16, at 7:30 p.m. at the Community Arts Center, 220 West Fourth Street, in Williamsport. Tchaikovsky, Rossini and Brahms. www.williamsportsymphony.org

Duration:00:18:11

Karl Neuroth, William Tersteeg, Cliff Prokop; October 11 2018

10/11/2018
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Artists and Keystone Professors Karl Neuroth, William Tersteeg & Cliff Prokop, speaking about the art program at Keystone College in La Plume, PA, in connection with the Founders Art Exhibition featuring their work in the Linder Gallery of the Miller Library. The show will run through December 1, 2018, with an opening reception Saturday, October 13 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. www.keystone.edu

Duration:00:28:48

Adam Randis, John Sherrick, Walter Mitchell; October 10 2018

10/10/2018
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Director Adam Randis, Actors John Sherrick and Walter Mitchell, speaking about the PA Theatre of Performing Arts production of "Inherit the Wind" at the JJ Ferrara Center, 212 West Broad Street, Hazleton, PA. Shows October 12-14 & 19-21 (2018)--Fridays and Saturdays at 7:00 pm; Sundays at 3:00. There is a dinner option the first weekend. www.ferraracenter.org or ptpashows.org

Duration:00:31:56

Bob E. Gasper; Nicholas Yanni; October 9 2018

10/9/2018
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Director Bob E. Gasper and Actor Nicholas Yanni speaking about the University of Scranton Players production of "The Laramie Project" at the Royal Theatre in the McDade Center on the campus. Running October 12-14 and October 19-21, 2018, Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. Sundays at 2:00. There will be post-show discussions on Saturdays. www,thescrantonplayers.com

Duration:00:23:29

Bob Eckstein; October 8 2018

10/8/2018
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Bob Eckstein, Award-Winning Illustrator, Cartoonist, and Author, speaking about his new book, "The Illustrated History of the Snowman" published by Globe Pequot, in anticipation of an author talk and book signing on Wednesday, October 10, 2018, from 2-4 pm at the Cooperage, 1030 Main Street in Honesdale, PA. Hosted by the Friends of the Wayne County Public Library. A free will offering will be accepted. www.waynelibraries.org and www.bobeckstein.com Bob Eckstein is allowing WVIA to post his...

Duration:00:27:52

Michael Melcher; Charles Gordon; October 4 2018

10/5/2018
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Michael Melcher, Co-founder of the Creative and Performing Arts Academy of NEPA, and Charles Gordon, Associate Professor and Theater Program Director at Marywood University in Scranton, speaking about the new collaboration between the 2 institutions and their inaugural production, "Newsies," in December 2018 at CaPaa in the Ritz Bldg, 222 Wyoming Ave, in Scranton. wwwcapaa.ort

Duration:00:25:15

Jessica Serrenti & Austin Burke - October 5 2018

10/5/2018
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Jessica Serrenti, community relations officer of the Albright Memorial Library in Scranton; and fine artist and painter Austin Burke talk about the Austin Burke Charity Auction for the library on Oct. 11. Reception will be at 6 p.m., and the auction begins at 7 at the library, located at 500 Vine St., Scranton. The event is for those 21 and over. More at austinburkeart.com and albright.org.

Duration:00:24:55

Cynthia Staiman Vosk; October 3 2018

10/3/2018
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Cynthia Staiman Vosk, President of the Williamsport Community Concert Association, speaking with WVIA's Fiona Powell about the 2018-2019 WCCA season, opening on October 3 with the 7 Bridges Band at the Community Arts Center 220 West Fourth Street in Williamsport. www.williamsportcommunityconcerts.org

Duration:00:08:58

Earl Lehman & Robert Truman - October 3 2018

10/3/2018
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Artists Earl Lehman and Robert Truman talk about the 22nd Annual Artists' Open House Weekend, with studio tours in Susquehanna County from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 6-8. For more information artiststour.com.

Duration:00:20:50

Lorene Cary - October 2 2018

10/2/2018
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Philadelphia native and acclaimed writer Lorene Cary on her upcoming visit to the area to receive the 2018 Royden B. Davis, S.J. Distinguished Author Award from the University of Scranton's Friends of the Weinberg Memorial Library on Oct. 13 in the McIlhenny Ballroom of the DeNaples Center. The event begins at 5 p.m., followed by dinner and the award presentation. There will be a book signing open to the public from 4 to 5 p.m. in the DeNaples Center. More information at scranton.edu and...

Duration:00:31:00

Scranton Fringe 2018 - Sept. 27 2018

9/27/2018
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2018 Scranton Fringe performers Jody Austin, Carlo D'Amore, Graceann Dorse, Abby Deely, Ike Avelli, Vanessa White, Casey Thomas, Don McGlynn, and Chantel Mitchell talk with WVIA's Mindy Cronk about their original productions running Sept. 27-30 at various venues in downtown Scranton. More at scrantonfringe.org.

Duration:00:28:01

Nancy Sanderson; Melisse Brunet, September 26 2018

9/26/2018
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Nancy Sanderson, Executive Director; Melisse Brunet, Interim Music Director/Conductor, speaking about the opening concert of the 2018-2019 season of the Northeastern PA Philharmonic, Saturday, October 6 at 8:00 p.m. at the Kirby Center for Creative Arts at Wyoming Seminary in Kingston, PA. Mozart, Rachmaninoff and Brahms www.nepaphil.org 570-270-4444

Duration:00:16:20

Prudence Wright Holmes & Melissa Moschitto - September 26 2018

9/26/2018
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WVIA's Production Associate Mindy Cronk talks with actor/writer Prudence Wright Holmes, and Melissa Moschitto, artistic director of The Anthropologists, about "The Secrets of A Mockingbird," and "Artemesia's Intent(with content for mature audiences)." "Secrets of A Mockingbird" takes place at the Space at Olive, 541 Wyoming Ave., Scranton. "Artemesia's Intent," takes place at 518 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. The performances take place between Sept. 27 and Sept. 30 as part of the 2018...

Duration:00:14:51

Tony Danza - September 26 2018

9/26/2018
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Tony Danza is bringing his show "Standards and Stories" to the Community Arts Center stage in Williamsport on Thursday September 27th. More at caclive.com.

Duration:00:12:45

Rose Wright, Robert Anderson & Doug Smith - September 25 2018

9/25/2018
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Rose Wright & Robert Anderson, co-founders of "Sunday at the Circle," and bassist Doug Smith, talk about "Celebrating Wayne Smith with Music & Friends," to be presented at 3 p.m. Sept. 30 at the Wyoming Valley Art League, 130 S. Franklin St., rear), Wilkes-Barre. It's free. More at wyomingvalleyartleague.org

Duration:00:24:40

Julie Esty; Wendy Belaski; September 24 2018

9/24/2018
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Julie Esty, founding director of the Dearly Departed Players, and Wendy Belaski, member of the company, speaking about the annual Dunmore Cemetery Tour, Sunday, October 7 and October 14, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. 400 Church Street, Dunmore, PA Admission is free. For more information, find The Dearly Departed Players on Facebook

Duration:00:21:32

Heather Massie - September 21 2018

9/21/2018
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NYC-based writer and performer Heather Massie talks about her work in anticipation of her visit to NEPA for the Scranton Fringe Festival. Massie will perform her solo show, "HEDY! The Life & Inventions of Hedy Lamarr," in the junior ballroom of the Scranton Cultural Center at 6 p.m. Sept. 28; 8:30 p.m. Sept. 29 and 5 p.m. Sept. 30. The Scranton Cultural Center is located at 420 N. Washington Ave., Scranton. More information at scrantonfringe.org and HeatherMassie.com/HEDY

Duration:00:25:51

David Parmalee; September 12 2018

9/20/2018
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David Parmalee, Writer and Co-Producer with Toni Jo Parmalee, of the original theater piece titled, "The Comment Section: Do You Have Any Idea What You're Saying?" to be presented at the 2018 Scranton Fringe Festival, at The Leonard, lower level, Friday, September 28 at 8:00 pm and Saturday, September 29 at 4:00 and 7:30 pm. www.scrantonfringe.org

Duration:00:18:49

Helen Lavelle & Robert Bergstrasser - September 20 2018

9/20/2018
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Artists Helen Lavelle and Robert Bergstrasser talk about their work in anticipation of the exhibition, "Helen Lavelle & Robert Bergstrasser: Drawing from Life," to be on display through Nov. 2 at the Wyoming Valley Art League, 130 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. There will be an opening reception from 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 21; an artists' talk from 6 to 7 p.m. Oct. 3; and Third Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 19. More at wyomingvalleyartleague.org.

Duration:00:27:54