Theater, 2.26.14-3.5.14

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First Posted: 2/25/2014

Actors Circle at Providence Playhouse

(1256 Providence Rd., Scranton, reservations: 570.342.9707, actorscircle.org)

• “Doubt:” March 27- 30, April 5-6, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. $12, general admission; $10, seniors; $8, students.

Applause Theatre Co.

([email protected], http://applausetheatre.webs.com/, https://www.facebook.com/ApplauseTheatreCo)

Auditions:

• “Squabbles:” March 21-23, 28-29.

The Coughlin Players

(Coughlin High School, 80 N. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre)

• “Young Frankenstein:” Feb. 27-28, March 1, 7 p.m.; March 2, 2 p.m. $10, cash only, at the door. Feb. 27 is a senior citizen’s discount night, $7 for those 55 years of age and older.

Dietrich Theatre

(60 E. Tioga Street, Tunkhannock, 570.996.1500, dietrichtheater.com)

• One Night In Paris – After School Theatre Arts Show!: March 1, 11 a.m. All ages. $5.

Ghostlight Productions

(Visit ghostlightproductions.org or contact Rachel Strayer at [email protected])

• Auditions for 6th Annual Shakespeare in the Park: “Macbeth:” March 9, 2-4 p.m and March 10, 6-8:30 p.m. Ages 16 and up. Ryon Room at the Abington Community Library (1200 West Grove St., Clarks Summit).

• 6th Annual Shakespeare in the Park: “Macbeth:” May 31-June 1 and June 6-8.

Jason Miller Playwrights Project

(570.591.1378, [email protected])

• Dramatists Support Group: Third Thursday of each month, 7 p.m., The Olde Brick Theatre (126 W. Market St., Scranton).

King’s College Theatre

(Admin. Bldg., 133 N. River St., Wilkes-Barre, 570.208.5825)

• “Guys and Dolls:” Feb. 20-22, 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 16 at 2 p.m. $12, general admission; $7, students/senior citizens.

• “A Midsummer Night’s Dream:” April 9-12, 7:30 p.m.; April 13, 2 p.m. $12, general admission; $7, senior citizens; $5, King’s alumni and non-King’s students.

• Evening of One Act Plays: April 28-30, 7:30 p.m. $1.

• Brown Bag Theatre Series: April 28-30, noon. Free.

KISS Theatre Company

• “A Pirate’s Life For Me:” Feb. 21-22, 7 p.m.; Feb. 22-23, 2 p.m.

• “Wonderland High:” March 7-8, 7 p.m.; March 8-9, 2 p.m.

• “Jekyll & Hyde:” April 4-5, 11-12, 7 p.m.; April 6, 13, 2 p.m.

• Grease School Edition: Ages 12-16, May 9-10, 7 p.m., May 10-11, 2 p.m.; ages 8-12, May 15-17, 7 p.m.; May 17-18, 2 p.m.

Registrations being accepted for upcoming workshops:

• “Sleeping Beauty Kids:” Classes begin March 29. For children ages 4-10.

Lackawanna College (Mellow Theater, 501 Vine St., Scranton)

• The Pittston Memorial Library Presents: “The World’s Greates Elvis, Shawn Klush:” April 26, 8 p.m. VIP and general admission tickets are available by calling 570.955.1455 or online at etix.com.

Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre

( 537 North Main StreetWilkes-Barre. 570.823.1875, ltwb.org)

• “Little Shop of Horrors:” March 15-16, 21-23.

Music Box Players

(196 Hughes St., Swoyersville: 570.283.2195 or 800.698.PLAY or musicbox.org)

• “The Movie Musical: A Night at the Oscars:” Feb. 28, March 1-2.

• Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast: March 8, 8-10 a.m., 253 Wilkes-Barre Township Boulevard. $5 per person.

Pennsylvania Theatre of Performing Arts

(JJ Ferrara Center, 212 W. Broad St., Hazleton, 570.454.5451, ptpashows.org)

• “Twelve Angry Men:” March 14-23

• “Oliver! The Musical:” May

• “The Producers:” Aug.

• “Titanic: The Musical:” Sept.

• “Carrie: The Musical:” Oct.

• “White Christmas:” Dec.

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

(Mansion at Mount Hope Estate)

• Murder at Mount Hope Mansion: Fridays, 7 p.m.; Saturdays, 1 and 7 p.m., through March 29. Participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. $42.95 per person. Seating is limited and reservations are strongly recommended. Reservations can be made by visiting PARenFaire.com or by calling the Box Office at 717.665.7021, ext. 231.

Pines Dinner Theatre

(448 North 17th St., Allentown, 610.433.2333, pinesdinnertheatre.com)

• “Here Comes the Bride:” Through March 9. Evening performances are Friday and Saturday, afternoon performances are Thursday, and Sunday. Ticket prices are $48.50 for adults, $47.50 for seniors (60+), and $20.00 for children under the age of 12. Ticket prices include dinner, beverages during dinner, the show, and tax.

• “Suds: The Rocking 60s Musical Soap Opera:” March 21-May 11

• “Sister Amnesia’s Country Western Nunsense Jamboree:” July 11-Aug. 17.

• “Life Could Be A Dream:” Sept. 5-Oct. 25

• “A Christmas to Remember:” Nov. 5-Dec. 28.

Scranton Cultural Center

(420 N. Washington Ave., Scranton, 570.346.7369)

• Free Musical Theater/Audition Masterclass with the SummerStage Faculty for students grades 4 through 12: Feb. 22, 2 p.m.

Shawnee Playhouse

(570.421.5093, theshawneeplayhouse.com)

• Auditions for the 2014 summer season: March 8, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and March 9, 4-7 p.m., ages 7 to 18. Adults over 18, please contact Midge McClosky at [email protected]

Theatre at the Grove

(5177 Nuangola Rd., Nuangola. nuangolagrove.com, 570.868.8212, [email protected])

Ticket pricing: $18, plays; $20, musicals; $86, summer pass, first five shows; $120, season pass. All shows are BYOB and feature cabaret seating.

• “Wizard of Oz:” March 21-April 13.

• “Harvey:” May 2-11.

• “Fiddler on the Roof:” June 6-22.

• “School House Rock:” July 11-13.

• “Hair:” July 25-Aug. 10.

• “Glass Menagerie:” Aug. 22-31.

• “Jekyll & Hyde:” Sept. 19-Oct. 5.

• “Mystery of Edwin Drood:” Oct. 31-Nov. 16.

• “Honky Tonk Angels Xmas Spectacular:” Dec 5-14.

University of Scranton Players

(570.941.4318, [email protected])

• “She Loves Me:” March 1-2, 7-9, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday.

Wilkes University

(84 W. South St., Wilkes-Barre, 1.800.WILKES.U, wilkes.edu)

• “The No-Frills Revue”: Feb. 21-22, 8 p.m., Feb. 23, 2 p.m.

• Check out Chekhov, An Evening of One Act Plays by Anton Pavlovich Chekov: April 3-5, 8 p.m., April 6, 2 p.m.

Wyoming Seminary Players

• “Music Man, Jr.:” Feb. 21, 7 p.m.; Feb. 22, 2 p.m., Lower School Amato Auditorium (1560 Wyoming Ave., Forty Fort).

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