THIS WEEK: July 6 to 12, 2016
The Little Mermaid, Disney’s fishy musical fable based on the Hans Christian Andersen tale about the mermaid Ariel who falls in love with a human and longs to leave the sea to pursue him. Theatre at the Grove, 5177 Nuangola Road, Nuangola. 8 p.m. July 8; 2 and 8 p.m. July 9; 3 p.m. July 10. $20, $15 students, $10 children. 570-868-8212.
Macbeth, Shakespeare’s tragedy about the ill-fated Scottish king presented by the Scranton Shakespeare Festival. Royal Theater, McDade Center for Literary and Performing Arts, University of Scranton. 8 p.m. July 8 and 9; 3 p.m. July 10; 8 p.m. July 23. Reserve free tickets at scrantonshakes.com.
Les Liaisons Dangereuses, the play about games of seduction and revenge between former lovers the Marquise de Merteuil and Vicomte de Valmont, filmed live at the National Theatre in London. Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. 2 p.m. July 10 and 24. $14, $12 seniors, $10 students. 570-996-1500.
PAI Opening Concert, the first in a series of summer concerts by students of the Performing Arts Institute. Kirby Center for Creative Arts, 260 N. Sprague Ave., Kingston. 7:30 p.m. July 10. Free. 570-270-2192.
Much Ado About Nothing, Shakespeare’s comedy presented by the Scranton Shakespeare Festival on the lawn of the Royal Theater, McDade Center for Literary and Performing Arts, University of Scranton. 6 p.m. July 15-17 and 24. Reserve free tickets at scrantonshakes.com.
Memories and Dreams, a 35th anniversary revue of musical highlights from 1981 to the present along with musical highlights from possible upcoming productions. Music Box Dinner Playhouse, 196 Hughes St., Swoyersville. July 15 to 24 with performances 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 3 p.m. Sundays. $18 show only, $35 with dinner. 570-283-2195.
Chippendales, the #1 all-male revue. Mohegan Sun Pocono, 1280 Route 315, Plains Township. 7 and 10 p.m. July 16. 800-745-3000.
Playroom, seven one-act plays all taking place in a garage written by regional playwrights Okla Elliott, Lukas R. Tamassacci, Jennifer Hill, Rachel Luann Strayer, Lori M. Myers, B. Garret Rogan, Emily Halbing and Matthew S. Hinton. Presented by Gaslight Theatre, 200 East End Centre, Heinz Road, Wilkes-Barre Township. July 14 to 24 with performances 7 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays. $15, $12 students and seniors. Info at gaslight-theatre.org.
“The Little Mermaid,” Disney’s fishy musical fable based on the Hans Christian Andersen tale about the mermaid Ariel who falls in love with a human and longs to leave the sea to pursue him, is showing at the Theatre at the Grove, 5177 Nuangola Road, Nuangola, through July 10 with performances 8 p.m. Fridays; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturdays; 3 p.m. Sundays. $20, $15 students, $10 children. 570-868-8212.