Pints, Pinot and Performing Arts to benefit Kirby Center’s youth program

Pints, Pinot and Performing Arts to benefit Kirby Center’s youth program

WILKES-BARRE — The F.M. Kirby Center is one of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s most reliable and consistent sources of live entertainment, booking and hosting an average of 120 programs a year over this season and last. On Saturday, April 22, the downtown theater will present another evening of intrigue. But this time, it’s asking residents to give […]

Alexis P. Suter Ministers of Sound to visit Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center

Alexis P. Suter Ministers of Sound to visit Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — Attending an Alexis P. Suter performance is like going to church. That’s because the goose-bump-inducing, bass-baritone vocalist presents both moving music and sermon-worthy spoken word without ever sounding preachy or letting a moment go by where her fans aren’t entirely engaged. Alexis P. Suter Ministers of Sound will perform at 8 p.m. March […]

Wyoming County Chorale performs with Foreigner at F.M. Kirby Center Oct. 21

Wyoming County Chorale performs with Foreigner at F.M. Kirby Center Oct. 21

WILKES-BARRE — A local choir has been selected, for a second time, to perform live with ’70s and ’80s hit machine Foreigner. The Wyoming County Chorale, of Tunkhannock, will join Foreigner on stage, near the end of the band’s Oct. 21 show at the F.M. Kirby Center, to accompany the arena rockers for a rendition […]

Review: ‘Long Island Medium’ Theresa Caputo connects crowd at F.M. Kirby Center to deceased loved ones

Review: ‘Long Island Medium’ Theresa Caputo connects crowd at F.M. Kirby Center to deceased loved ones

WILKES-BARRE — Patrons packed the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts with mementos of their loved ones, hoping the photos, jewelry and trinkets would trigger something in “Long Island Medium” Theresa Caputo that would make her pick them from the crowd. Caputo spoke to audience members on the floor and in the balcony during […]