CONCERTS AT A GLANCE
F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre (570) 826-1100
John Cleese and the Holy Grail, Jan. 28
Elvis Lives, Feb. 1
God Save the Queen, Feb. 3
I Go on Singing: Paul Robeson’s Life in His Own Words and Song, Feb. 10
Sebastian Maniscalco, Feb. 11
Martina McBride, March 11
Garrison Keillor, March 13
One Woman Sex and the City, March 23
Red Hot Chilli Pipers, March 25
Rain: Beatles Tribute, March 26
Alexis P. Suter Ministers of Sound, March 31
The Hit Men, April 28
Brian Wilson, May 2
Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic, May 5
Joe Nardone Presents: Solid Gold Party, May 6
Video Games Live! May 19
Daniel O’Donnell, May 20
Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Township (800) 745-3000
Dwight Yoakam, Feb. 3
Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza, Wilkes-Barre Twp. (800) 745-3000
Brad Paisley, Feb. 16
Newsboys, Feb. 18
Thomas Rhett and Kelsey Ballerini, March 9
Penn’s Peak, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0371
Greensky Bluegrass, Jan. 26
Satisfaction, Jan. 27
moe. Feb. 2
Voyage: Journey Tribute, Feb. 3
I Love the Nineties, Feb. 4
38 Special, Feb. 10
Main Street Cruisers, Feb. 18
Bruce in the USA, Feb. 25
ZZ Top, Feb. 28
Lotus Land, March 4
Melvin Seals & JGB
Dennis DeYoung, March 11
The Zombies, March 18
The Revivalists, March 24
Rhythm in the Night, March 25
Live Wire, March 31
UFO and Saxon, April 1
Tommy James & the Shondells, April 7
Ryan Pelton, April 22
Loretta Lynn, May 12
Happy Together Tour, June 22
Great White, July 15
Josh Turner, July 29
Mauch Chunk Opera House, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0249
Kashmir: Led Zeppelin Show, Jan. 27
Donna the Buffalo, Jan. 28
Steve Forbert, Feb. 4
Tusk, Feb. 10-11
The Grateful Bluegrass Boys, Feb. 16
Hey Nineteen, Feb. 17
Dead on Live, Feb. 18
Dancing Dream: The ABBA Experience, Feb. 24
Popa Chubby, Feb. 25
New Riders of the Purple Sage, March 3
Rubix Kube, March 4
Kilmaines Saints, March 10
Burning Bridget Cleary, March 11
Cornmeal and Yarn, March 17
Peace Frogs: The Doors Tribute, March 18
Runaway Home, March 24
Dancin’ Machine, March 25
Paula Cole, April 7
Who’s Next, April 22
Sherman Theater, Stroudsburg (570) 420-2808
I Prevail, Feb. 12
The Showdown: Big Daddy Kane and Kool G Rap, Feb. 17
Outside the Wall, Feb. 18
1964: The Tribute, Feb. 24
Golden Gate Wingmen, Feb. 25
Beth Hart, March 2
Candlebox, March 10
Twiddle, March 24
Turkuaz, March 25
Blue October, March 31
Last in Line, April 1
Blessid Union of Souls, April 15
Ben Folds and a Piano, April 18
Life of Agony, May 12
Mount Airy Casino, Mount Pocono (877) 682-4791
Mike Epps, Jan. 27
Arsenio Hall, Feb. 4
Shawn Wayans, Feb. 18
Ice T & Coco, March 4
Unforgettable Fire, March 11
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel, NY (866) 781-2922
Neil Diamond, June 22
Foreigner and Cheap Trick, July 14
Chicago and the Doobie Brothers, July 22
THIS WEEK: Jan. 25 to 31, 2017
Greensky Bluegrass, the driving rock-bluegrass group. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 26. $18 advance; $23 day of show. 866-605-7325.
Winter Warmer Concert, with fingerstyle guitarist Tim Farrell. St. Stephen’s Episcopal Pro-Cathedral, 35 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. Jan. 27. $18. 570-704-7055.
Kashmir, the Led Zeppelin tribute band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 27. $24. 570-325-0249.
Satisfaction, an international Rolling Stones tribute band. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 27. $15 advance; $20 day of show. 866-605-7325.
Miserable Dads, with standup comedians Joe Matarese and Shuli Egar. The Leonard Theater, 335 Adams Ave., Scranton. Jan. 28 with doors at 6:30 p.m. and show at 8 p.m. $20 advance, $25 day of show. 570-341-0375.
The Glass Prism, the progressive concept-based rock group debuting their new show “Take No Prisoners.” Theater at North, 1539 N. Main Ave., Scranton. 7 p.m. Jan. 28. $20. 570-800-5020.
John Cleese and the Holy Grail, the comedy legend, author and actor known for his roles in the “Monty Python” series and movies including “Silverado” and “Rat Race.” Preceded by a screening of “Monty Python and the Holy Grail.” F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 28. 570-826-1100.
Donna the Buffalo, the veteran feel-good, groove-oriented band with roots in old-time fiddle music with elements of cajun, reggae and country. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 28. $26. 570-325-0249.
Comedy Night, an evening of laughs to benefit the Wyoming Area Drama Club. Mohegan Sun Pocono, 1280 Route 315, Plains Township. 9 p.m. Jan. 28. $20. 570-430-2030.
Rock and Roll in Art and Music, performances by the Sperazza Duo and Bob Zamber along with three galleries of works by artists who depict rock musicians. Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. 2 to 5 p.m. Jan. 29. Free. 570-996-1500.
The Return of the Fracture Society, a concert of jazz, classical and more by theremin player Jason Smeltzer along with pianists Ron Stabinsky and Wayne Smith. A Sunday at the Circle event at the Wyoming Valley Art League, 130 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 4 p.m. Jan. 29. Free but donations accepted. Snacks and beverages provided. 570-288-1020.
Student Recital, a variety of classical and jazz works performed by Wyoming Seminary students. Kirby Center for Creative Arts, 260 N. Sprague Ave., Kingston. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31. Free. 570-270-2192.
Elvis Lives, a multimedia musical journey through the singer’s life by several tribute artists, joined by a live band, backup singers, dancers and an Ann-Margret tribute artist. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1. $49.50, $39.50, $29.50. 570-826-1100.
God Save the Queen, a tribute band to prog-rockers Queen, from its beginnings in 1973 to its latest album “Made in Heaven,” released after Freddie Mercury’s death. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Feb. 3. $76, $48, $38, $28. 570-826-1100.
Voyage, a Journey tribute band. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 3. $20 advance; $25 day of show. 866-605-7325.
The Menzingers, an in-store acoustic performance and signing event. Gallery of Sound, 186 Mundy St., Wilkes-Barre. 4 p.m. Feb. 4. 570-829-3603.
A Night at the Oscars, selections from Oscar-winning scores performed by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic including pieces from “The Godfather,” “Titanic,” “Gone with the Wind” and more. Keystone Grand Ballroom, Mohegan Sun Pocono, 1280 Route 315, Plains Township. 8 p.m. Feb. 4. 570-270-4444.
Steve Forbert, the bluesy folk singer-songwriter (“Romeo’s Tune”). Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 4. $24. 570-325-0249.
I Love the Nineties, with the seven-piece Fresh Kids of Bel-Air performing the biggest hits of the ’90s. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 4. $15 advance; $20 day of show. 866-605-7325.
Winter Warmer Concert, Bill Carter and the Presbybop Trio performing original and classic jazz compositions. St. Stephen’s Episcopal Pro-Cathedral, 35 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. Feb. 10. $18. 570-704-7055.
The Hillbenders, a tribute to The Who’s iconic rock opera “Tommy,” by the bluegrass band performing on banjo, dobro, mandolin, bass and guitar. The Theater at North, 1539 N. Main Ave., Scranton. 7 p.m. Feb. 10. $25. 570-800-5020, ext. 102.
I Go On Singing: Paul Robeson’s Life in His Own Words and Song, a tribute to the singer, cultural scholar, author, actor and political activist, as interpreted by baritone Anthony Brown. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Feb. 10. $20 advance; $25 day of show. 570-826-1100.
Tusk, the Fleetwood Mac tribute band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 10 and 11. $24. 570-325-0249.
38 Special, the veteran southern rockers. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 10. $37, $32. 866-605-7325.
Sebastian Maniscalco, the “Just for Laughs” Stand Up Comedian of the Year on his “Why Would You Do That?” tour. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. Feb. 11. $253 (VIP), $62.75, $42.75. 570-826-1100.
A Broadway Valentine, romantic hits by Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Richard Rodgers and more, performed by the Adult Choir and soloists of the Northeast Pennsylvania Choral Society. Shopland Hall, Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave. 4 p.m. Feb. 12. $15. 570-343-6707.
I Prevail, the Detroit rockers touring in support of their full-length debut “Lifelines.” Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Feb. 12. $18 advance; $20 day of show. 570-420-2808.
The Grateful Bluegrass Boys, the bluegrass/rock string band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 16. Free. 570-325-0249.
Brad Paisley, the country-music superstar with guests Chase Bryant and Lindsay Ell. Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 16. 800-745-3000.
Destination Blues Music Festival, with performances at more than 15 venues in Berwick, Bloomsburg and Danville. Performers include Otis Taylor (Saturday at the Caldwell Consistory in Bloomsburg) and Lea Gilmore (Sunday at Wesley United Methodist Church in Bloomsburg). Also: a Blues Breakfast (Saturday at the Fog & Flame in Bloomsburg), Blues After Lunch (at Old Forge Brewing in Danville) and a Blues Brunch (Sunday at the Pine Barn Inn in Danville). Feb. 17 to 19. Info at 570-317-2596 or exchangearts.org.
BStreet Band, performing a tribute to the music of Bruce Springsteen. The Leonard Theater, 335 Adams Ave., Scranton. Feb. 17 with doors at 8 p.m. and show at 9 p.m. $15. 570-341-0375.
The Showdown, with hip-hop artists Big Daddy Kane and Kool G Rap. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Feb. 17. $49, $39, $32. 570-420-2808.
Hey Nineteen, an 11-piece Steely Dan tribute band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 9:30 p.m. Feb. 17. $29. 570-325-0249.
Newsboys, the platinum-selling Christian-music band on its Love Riot Tour, with openers Rivals in a theatrical show “God’s Not Dead Live!” Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township. 6 p.m. Feb. 18. 800-745-3000.
Aaron Fink: CD Release Party, to celebrate the NEPA rocker’s third solo album release “Galaxies.” River Street Jazz Cafe, 667 N. River St., Plains. Feb. 18 with doors at 8 p.m. and show at 10 p.m. $7. 570-822-2992.
Outside the Wall, a band paying tribute to the music of Pink Floyd. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Feb. 18. $15 advance; $18 day of show. 570-420-2808.
Superstar comedians Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy will bring their tour to the Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre Township on Jan. 20.
Grammy-winning vocal duo Larry and Teresa will entertain Jan. 20 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe.