CONCERTS AT A GLANCE
F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre (570) 826-1100
Alice Cooper, May 13
Joe Bonamassa, May 19
Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, May 20
Jesse Terry, May 27
Travis Tritt, June 2
Johnny Winter All-Star Band, June 11
Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band, June 14
Robert Ellis with Tom Brosseau, June 15
Kevin James, June 24
Mohegan Sun Pocono, 1280 Route 315, Plains Township (800) 745-3000
Bowzer’s Ultimate Rock ‘n’ Doo-Wop Party, May 29
Whitesnake, July 2
Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza, Wilkes-Barre Twp. (800) 745-3000
Dolly Parton, June 22
Carnival of Madness Tour with Shinedown, Aug. 9
The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton 570-961-9000
Susquehanna Breakdown Festival, May 20-21
Dierks Bentley, June 2
KRZ Summer Smash, June 12
Fuzz Fest with Weezer and Panic! At the Disco, June 26
Vans Warped Tour, July 11
Camp Bisco, July 14-16
Luke Bryan, July 21
Disturbed and Breaking Benjamin, July 29
Penn’s Peak, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0371
Dark Star Orchestra, May 13
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, May 20
Michael Franti & Spearhead, June 2
The Outlaws, June 3
The Fab Four: The Ultimate Tribute, June 5
Carl Palmer’s ELP Legacy, June 9
Average White Band, June 17
KIX with Autograph, June 18
Happy Together Tour, June 23
Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, June 24
Hotel California, June 25
Yonder Mountain String Band, June 26
The Yardbirds, July 1
Mark Farner, July 9
Back to the Eighties, July 15
Lonestar, July 16
Old Crow Medicine Show, July 21
Blues Traveler, July 29
Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, July 30
Mauch Chunk Opera House, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0249
Eaglemania, May 13
Glimmer Twins, May 14
Ten Strings & a Goat Skin, May 20
The Olate Dogs, May 21
40-Story Radio Tower with Mike Marlin, May 22
Tusk: Fleetwood Mac Tribute, May 28
Danielle Nicole Band, June 4
David Mayfield Parade, June 11
Al Stewart, June 16
Hackensaw Boys, June 18
40-Story Radio Tower with Jeffrey Gaines, June 19
Kim Simmonds and Savoy Brown, June 24
Who’s Next: Salute to The Who, June 25
Kick: The INXS Experience, July 2
Dancing Dream: The ABBA Experience, July 9
Willy Porter & Carmen Nickerson, July 15
Incendio, July 16
The Bird Dogs: Everly Brothers Show, July 22
Mighty Manatees, July 29
Bennie & the Jets: Elton John Show, July 30
Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg (570) 420-2808
Blue October, May 14
Hollywood Undead, May 20
Scott Stapp: The Voice of Creed, May 29
Hinder, June 3
Earphunk, June 4
Leon Russell, June 25
28th Infantry Division Band, July 1
The Stranger: Billy Joel Tribute, July 8
Porter & Sayles, July 23
Sherman Summer Stage, Pocono Mountain Carnival Grounds, Mount Pocono 570-420-2808
Rockstar Energy Drink Taste of Chaos Tour, June 9
Rock the Mountain with Warrant and LA Guns, July 15
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, 200 Hurd Road, Bethel, New York (866) 781-2922
Rusted Root, May 13
Miranda Lambert, May 19
Jimmy Sturr & His Orchestra, May 21
Barenaked Ladies, June 17
Daryl Hall and John Oates, June 18
Journey and the Doobie Brothers, June 24
Steely Dan and Steve Winwood, July 9
Jason Aldean, July 14
The Beach Boys and The Temptations, July 15
Jim Gaffigan, July 16
Michael McDonald and America, July 17
Tedeschi Trucks Band, July 20
Zac Brown Band, July 22
Heart, Joan Jett and Cheap Trick, July 30
Dion with Ronnie Spector, July 31
THIS WEEK: May 11 to 17, 2016
Northern Tier Symphony Orchestra, a concert including Wagner’s “Siegfried’s Rhine Journey,” the Carnival Scene from “Petroushka” by Stravinsky, the “Russian Easter Overture” by Rimsky-Korsakov and an excerpt from “Billy the Kid” by Copeland. Abington Heights High School, 222 Noble Road, Clarks Summit. 8 p.m. May 13. $10, $5 children. 570-289-1090.
Dark Star Orchestra, the Grateful Dead tribute band. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. May 13. $25 advance, $30 day of show. 866-605-7325.
Eaglemania, an Eagles tribute band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. May 13. $26. 570-325-0249.
Comedy Night, with beer, soda and a dinner buffet. American Legion, 259 Shoemaker St., Swoyersville. May 14 with doors at 6:30 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. and show at 8 p.m. $25. 570-817-1393.
Blue October, the Texas alternative rock band. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 7:30 p.m. May 14. 570-420-2808.
The Glimmer Twins, a Rolling Stones tribute band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. May 14. $23. 570-325-0249.
Jay Smar, the singer and multi-instrumentalist performing traditional folk, old-time mountain music, bluegrass, gospel and coal-mining songs of northeastern Pennsylvania. Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. 3 p.m. May 15. Free-will donation. 570-996-1500.
Christian Music Concert, with Teens for Christ and the Nebo Praise Band. Nebo Baptist Church, 75 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke. 7 p.m. May 15. Free. 570-735-3932.
Susquehanna Breakdown, a two-day music festival with bands Cabinet, Railroad Earth, the Infamous Stringdusters, Twiddle, Fruition, Larry Keel Experience, Driftwood, Cornmeal, Pappy & Friends, Flux Capacitor, Coal Town Rounders, the Dishonest Fiddlers and more. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. May 20 with gates at 5 p.m., music 7 to 11 p.m.; May 21 with gates at 11 a.m. and music at 11:30 a.m. $30. Tickets at livenation.com.
Sinbad, the actor and comedian with a “hit ‘em in the face” style. Mount Airy Casino Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Mount Pocono. 9 p.m. May 21. $25. 877-682-4791.
Joe Bonamassa. The blues-rock and guitar legend returns to the F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. May 19. $125, $99, $89, $79. 570-826-1100.
The Excelsior Cornet Band, the authentic Civil War brass band in a concert of patriotic music from the Revolutionary War to World War II. Followed by an Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Social. First Presbyterian Church of Clark Summit, 300 School St. 7 p.m. May 20. Free but donations accepted. 570-586-6306.
Pat Benatar and Neil Geraldo, an acoustic concert with the four-time Grammy winner and her guitarist husband. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. May 20. $69, $59, $45. 570-826-1100.
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, the multi-platinum-selling, award-winning country rock band. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. May 20. $24 advance, $29 day of show. 866-605-7325.
Ten Strings and a Goat Skin, the trad/folk/fusion rhythmically innovative trio. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. May 20. $17. 570-325-0249.
Hollywood Undead, the masked rock-rappers from Los Angeles. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. May 20. $23 advance, $25 day of show. 570-420-2808.
Comedy Fundraiser, a benefit for Tracey’s Hope Animal Rescue and Hospital with paranormal comics Karen Rontowski and Sonya King along with host Scott Bruce. Wisecrackers, Mohegan Sun Pocono, 1280 Route 315, Plains Township. 9 p.m. May 20. $20. Age 21 and older. 570-677-8503.
Get Wet: The Ultra Pool with DJ Pauly D, best known for his role on MTV’s reality show Jersey Shore. Age 21 and older. Mount Airy Casino Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Mount Pocono. 8 p.m. May 21. $25. 877-682-4791.
40-Story Radio Tower, a program of poetry, skits and music with special guest rocker Mike Marlin. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 4 p.m. May 22. $10. 570-325-0249.
Join in a salute to The Eagles When Eaglemania pays tribute May 13 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe.
Veteran jazz duo Nancy and Spencer Reed will perform at The Bookhouse in Stroudsburg on May 13.
Multi-instrumentalist and singer Jay Smar will give a free concert May 15 at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock.
Celtic singers and dancers Cassie and Maggie will entertain at the Hawley Silk Mill on May 14.
Musician Caleb Hawley will visit the Hawley Silk Mill on May 13.
The Glimmer Twins will re-create the look, sound and feel of the Rolling Stones in a tribute concert May 14 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe.