Arts

  • Let’s Hear it For The Girls

    Let’s Hear it For The Girls

    March 3, 2017 No Comment

    HBO has “Girls,” but Northeast PA has “The Girls.”  The local TV talk show created and hosted by mother-daughter duo Deb Lesante and Jeannine Lesante Mazurkiwecz launched in 2007. According ...

  • 90 Years of Wow

    90 Years of Wow

    March 3, 2017 No Comment

    Easton’s State Theatre Marks a Milestone The State Theatre has been a vibrant part of the Easton, PA community for 90 years.  The site served the people in many incarnations ...

  • An Old-Fashioned Way to Meet New People

    An Old-Fashioned Way to Meet New People

    January 31, 2017 No Comment

    Contra Dance Comes Full Circle Contra Dance is a folk dance made up of long lines of couples. It originated from English country dance but is also influenced by 17th ...

  • How Music Soothes the Soul

    How Music Soothes the Soul

    January 31, 2017 No Comment

    Q & A with Cheryl Mozdian, M.M., M.T.-B.C., Traditional Home Health & Hospice Traditional Home Health and Hospice provides a multidisciplinary approach to meet its patients’ needs. Traditional medicine, counselors and ...

  • Spotlight on Diane Amari

    Spotlight on Diane Amari

    January 6, 2017 No Comment

    Scranton High School Music Teacher Education: Bachelor of Music Education from Wilkes University. MFA in Music Performance from the SUNY Conservatory at Purchase College. Experience: Assistant Marching Band Director and ...

  • Jersey Boys

    Jersey Boys

    January 3, 2017 No Comment

    Working Their Way Back to Scranton “Jersey Boys” returns to the Scranton Cultural Center Stage January 17-22. Its popularity among locals has earned it the longest run time of any ...

  • In Tune with Dr. Mélisse Brunet

    In Tune with Dr. Mélisse Brunet

    November 30, 2016 No Comment

    NEPA Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Education: Bachelor in Music from the University La Sorbonne in Paris. Master in Orchestral Conducting from the Paris Conservatoire. Professional Studies degree in orchestral conducting from ...

  • The Gift of Dance: The Nutcracker 2016

    The Gift of Dance: The Nutcracker 2016

    November 30, 2016 No Comment

    Ballet Theatre of Scranton and Marywood University Ballet Theatre of Scranton and Marywood University will present their 41st annual free performances of The Nutcracker Ballet on December 26, 27 and ...

  • Meet Happenings’ Rising Star!

    Meet Happenings’ Rising Star!

    November 3, 2016 No Comment

    I’ve always loved to perform,”says Aleni Mackarey. The Clarks Summit native made her acting debut as a bunny. At age 3, she took the stage with the Ballet Theatre of ...

  • Better with Age: WVIA Celebrates 50 Years

    Better with Age: WVIA Celebrates 50 Years

    November 3, 2016 No Comment

    About 40 years before the internet, public broadcasting was the first “crowd-funded” media. The people of Northeast PA found their voice on television on September 26, 1966 at 6:39 PM ...