THIS WEEK: April 20 to 26, 2016
Open Mic Night, with musicians, poets, comedians and performers of all types and ages. Featured performers include Owen Frazier and Rich Ryczak of the Dietrich Radio Players. Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. April 22 with signups at 6:30 p.m. and show at 7 p.m. Free. 570-996-1500.
Marc Black, the folk-rocker in a multimedia program “The History of the 1950s and ’60s Through the Lens of Popular Song.” The Bookhouse, Eastern Monroe Public Library, 1002 N. Ninth St., Stroudsburg. 7 p.m. April 22. Free but donations appreciated. 570-421-0800.
Gabriel Iglesias, storytelling, parodies, characters and sound effects by the standup comedian and actor on his “The Fluffy Breaks Even!” tour. Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township. 8 p.m. April 22. 800-745-3000.
Gordon Lightfoot, the veteran singer-songwriter performing hits and telling stories and personal anecdotes from his 50-year career. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. April 22. $65, $48, $40. 570-420-2808.
Robin Trower, the blues rocker and former member of Procol Harum performing with Richard Watts on bass and vocals and Chris Taggart on drums. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. April 22. $27 advance, $32 day of show. 866-605-7325.
Adam Ezra Group, the Springsteenesque rock and folk band from Boston. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. April 22. $15. 570-325-0249.
String Celebration Concert, with the finest junior and senior high school string players from throughout the region. Sette LaVerghetta Center, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 7 p.m. April 23. Free. 570-348-6209.
World Premiere Composition Series Concert, the premier performance of two new works by composer/conductor Nate Sparks performed by the University of Scranton Concert Band and Concert Choir. Houlihan-McLean Center, Jefferson Avenue and Mulberry Street, Scranton. 7:30 p.m. April 23. Free. 570-941-7624.
The Sons and Heirs, a tribute band that re-creates the experience of a concert by The Smiths. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. April 23. $20. 570-325-0249.
Randy Bachman: Every Song Tells a Story, the “Architect of Canadian Rock and Roll” performing hits by his former bands, the Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive along with masterful storytelling. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. April 23. $42, $37. 866-605-7325.
Grand Ole’ Ditch, the bluegrass-jam band. Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Drive. 8 p.m. April 23. $20 advance; $23 day of show. 570-588-8077.
The Jersey Four, a tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Fiorelli’s, 1501 Main St., Peckville. April 24 with dinner at 4 p.m. and show 6 to 8:30 p.m. Table seating: $69, $49. Reservations: 570-344-2212.
Chamber Singers Spring Concert, including Schoenberg’s “Friede auf Erden” as well as works by Palestrina, Whitacre and Britten. Marian Chapel, Swartz Center for Spiritual Life, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 4 p.m. April 24. Free. 570-348-6209.
40-Story Radio Tower, a show of spoken word, comedy, poetry and musical guest Skip Monday. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 4 p.m. April 24. $10. 570-325-0249.
Jazz Dancing with the 17-piece Marywood Jazz Ambassadors. Latour Room, Nazareth Student Center, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 7 to 9 p.m. April 24. Free. 570-348-6209.
Marywood Jazz Ambassadors, a newly organized 17-piece big band performing jazz standards in all styles along with modern selections. Sette LaVerghetta Center, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 7:30 p.m. April 25. Free. 570-348-6211.
The Adam Ezra Group will bring some rock and folk music to the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe on April 22.
The BookHouse in Stroudsburg will host a concert with folk-rocker Marc Black on April 22.
Owen Frazier and Rich Ryczak of the Old-Time Radio Players are the featured performers at Open Mic Night April 22 at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock.
The Sons and Heirs will pay tribute to the music of The Smiths April 23 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe.