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ArtScene with Erika Funke



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Published: Fri, 17 Nov 2017 22:36:22 +0000

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Paul Plumadore; November 17 2017

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 22:36:22 +0000

Paul Plumadore, paper montage artist and author, and featured artist at the 29th Annual Holiday Art Auction, presented by Artists for Art at the AFA Gallery, 514 Lackawanna Avenue in Scranton, Saturday, November 18, 2017: preview at 6:00 pm; Auction at 7 pm. www.artistsforart.org; www.paulplumadore.com/


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/357313490-wvia-public-media-paul-plumadore-november-17-2017.mp3




Dustin Douglas; November 16 2017

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 23:17:16 +0000

Dustin Douglas, guitarist & band leader, on his music in anticipation of a concert titled "SRV (Stevie Ray Vaughan) Retrospective" at the FM Kirby Center in downtown Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, November 18, 2017, at 8:00 pm., part of the Chandelier Lobby concert series. www.kirbycenter.org or www.dustindouglasmusic.com/


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/356851127-wvia-public-media-dustin-douglas-november-16-2018.mp3




Dustin Douglas, November 16 2017

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 23:07:54 +0000

Dustin Douglas, guitarist and band leader, speaking about his music before a concert titled "SRV Retrospective" (Stevie Ray Vaughan) featuring Dustin Douglas and the Electric Gentlemen at the FM Kirby Center in downtown Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. www.kirbycenter.org or dustindouglasmusic.com/


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/356847353-wvia-public-media-dustin-douglas-november-16-2017.mp3




Shara Nova - November 8 2017

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 15:41:30 +0000

WVIA's Fiona Powell speaks with composer Shara Nova about "The Blue Hour," co-commissioned by Grammy-nominated string orchestra A Far Cry, features Grammy-winning singer Luciana Souza in a song-cycle written by five leading female composers: Rachel Grimes, Angélica Negrón, Shara Nova, Caroline Shaw and Sarah Kirkland Snider. The text that serves as the libretto is Carolyn's Forché's poem "On Earth," from her collection Blue Hour. A Far Cry Orchestra Performance: Thu, Nov 9th, 7:30 pm, Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University in Lewisburg. bucknell.edu/boxoffice or 570-577-1000


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/352881356-wvia-public-media-shara-nova-november-8-2017.mp3




Jeff Boam; Sam Falbo; November 3 2017

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 19:57:34 +0000

Jeff Boam, writer, reviewer and filmmaker; Sam Falbo, actor; on the original comedy "Man on a Canvas" by Jeff Boam, presented by Diva Productions at the Olde Brick Theatre, 126 W. Market Street in Scranton, November 10, 11 17 & 18 at 8:00 p.m.; November 12 & 19 at 2:00 p.m. For information: 570-209-7766; facebook.com/Diva-Theater


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/350767753-wvia-public-media-jeff-boam-sam-falbo-november-3-2017.mp3




Deborah Konnick; October 19 2017

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 19:36:56 +0000

Deborah Konnick, WVIA's Clubhouse Mom, on "Be My Neighbor Day" on Sunday, October 22, 2017 from noon to 4:00 p.m. at PNC Field in Moosic, PA. The event is presented by WVIA Public Media in cooperation with the PNC Grow Up Great Initiative and the Fred Rogers Company. For more information: www.wvia.org/ Admission is free and open to the public.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/350758759-wvia-public-media-deborah-konnick-october-19-2017.mp3




Brenda Grunza; Ann Manganiello; Dr. Thomas Rittenhouse; November 2 2017

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 23:41:23 +0000

Brenda Grunza, President; Dr. Thomas Rittenhouse, President Emeritus; Ann Manganiello, Music Director/Conductor, of the Catholic Choral Society, speaking about the 16th annual Generations Sing concert, Sunday, November 12, 2017, at 7:30 pm, at St. Peter's Cathedral, Wyoming Avenue, Scranton. The concert will feature student groups from Moscow Elem; Valley View Middle School; Gtr Nanticoke Area HS; and King's College. There is no admission fee, but a free will offering will be accepted, www.catholicchoralsociety.org/


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/350387638-wvia-public-media-brenda-grunza-ann-manganiello-dr-thomas-rittenhouse-november-2-2017.mp3




Dr. Larry Lipkis; November 2 2017

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 20:16:45 +0000

Dr. Larry Lipkis, Professor of Music & Composer-in-Residence at Moravian College, on the early music concert, "Luther and His Legacy," Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. in Peter Hall on the Moravian campus in historic Bethlehem, PA. The performance will feature the early music ensembles of Moravian under the direction of Dr. Lipkis. www.moravian.edu


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/350300590-wvia-public-media-dr-larry-lipkis-november-2-2017.mp3




Nezka Pfeifer; November 1 2017

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 23:21:37 +0000

Neza Pfeifer, Curator, on the talk and book signing event at the Everhart Museum, Nay Aug Park in Scranton, Thursday, November 16, 2017, at 6:00 p.m., featuring Bernd Brunner. He will talk about and show images from his recent book titled "Birdmania". The event is free with museum admission. www.everhart-museum.org/


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/349895356-wvia-public-media-nezka-pfeifer-november-1-2017.mp3




Susan Ashbaker; Al Eaton; Peter Wynne; November 1 2017

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 19:18:16 +0000

Susan Ashbaker, General & Artistic Director of Tri-Cities Opera in Binghamton, and Al Eaton, President of the Southern Tier Veterans Support Group, speaking with WVIA's Peter Wynne about the opera "Glory Denied" by Tom Cipullo to be presented at Tri-Cities Opera Center, 315 Clinton Street, Binghamton, November 10, 11 12, 17 and 19, with a free performance for veterans and their families 11/11 at 7:30 pm. There is a schedule of community events leading up to the perfomances on the website. www.tricitiesopera.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/349792171-wvia-public-media-susan-ashbaker-al-eaton-peter-wynne-november-1-2017.mp3




Robert Savakinas; October 31 2017

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 22:27:05 +0000

Robert Savakinas, regional historian and filmmaker, on the Veteran's Tribute concert November 10, 2017 at 7:30 pm, featuring David Stone and the Johnny Cash Experience, at Lackawanna College, Peoples Security Bank Theater, 501 Vine Street, Scranton. Admission is free. Hosted by Lackawanna County. www.lackawanna.edu


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/349523055-wvia-public-media-robert-savakinas-october-31-2017.mp3




Mark Stavish, October 31 2017

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 22:17:36 +0000

Mark Stavish of northeastern PA, Author & Director of Studies for the Institute for Hermetic Studies, on his research into folk traditions, folk art and folk medicine, and Pennsylvania spiritual traditions.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/349521654-wvia-public-media-mark-stavish-october-31-2017.mp3




Cheryl Boga, October 30 2017

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 22:52:48 +0000

Cheryl Boga, Director of Performance Music at the University of Scranton, on the concert featuring Sherrie Maricle and the Diva Jazz Orchestra, Saturday, November 4, 2017, at 7:30 pm, at the Houlihan McLean Center on the U of Sc campus. The performance is part of Diva's 25th anniversary tour, and admission is free. www.scranton.edu


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/349354972-wvia-public-media-cheryl-boga-october-30-2017.mp3




Carl Shinko, October 30 2017

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 22:35:26 +0000

Carl Shinko, Music Director & Conductor, speaking about the opening concert of the 2017-2018 season of the Wyoming County Chorale titled "Love Songs: Old and New", Saturday, November 4, 2017 at the Tunkhannock United Methodist Church, corner of Warren & Church Streets in Tunkhannock. A reception will follow. www.wyomingcountychorale.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/349352117-wvia-public-media-carl-shinko-october-30-2017.mp3




Canon Mark Laubach, October 27 2017

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 23:30:46 +0000

Canon Mark Laubach, organist and choirmaster at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Wilkes-Barre, on the special choral evensong service to mark the 200th anniversary of St. Stephen's, featuring 2 newly-commissioned canticles by Robert Nicholls, having their world premiere under the direction of the composer on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at St. Stephen's, 35 South Franklin Street. www.ststephenswb.org/


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/348931576-wvia-public-media-canon-mark-laubach-october-27-2017.mp3




Dr. Robert Wolensky; Donald Sanderson, October 27 2017

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 23:21:30 +0000

Dr. Robert Wolensky & Donald Sanderson, Board Members of the Anthracite Heritage Foundation, on the Miners Memorial Park and Wall of Honor on Public Square in downtown Wilkes-Barre, PA, and special educational events presented by the group, including Anthracite Heritage Month each January. www.ahfdn.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/348930557-wvia-public-media-dr-robert-wolensky-donald-sanderson-october-27-2017.mp3




Michael Melcher; Mandy Bruno Bogue; October 26 2017

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 23:36:33 +0000

Michael Melcher, Co-founder, and Mandy Bruno Bogue, Theater Director, speaking about the Creative & Performing Arts Academy of NEPA and its new home, the Ritz Theater, 222 Wyoming Ave in Scranton. www.capaa.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/348767602-wvia-public-media-michael-melcher-mandy-bruno-bogue-october-26-2017.mp3




Katie Owens, October 25 2017

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 23:26:48 +0000

Katie Owens, Director, speaking about the annual production of "The Rocky Horror Show" at the Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre. Shows Friday, October 27 at 8pm; Saturday, October 28 at 7pm & midnight; Halloween, October 31, 2017 at 8pm 537 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre www.ltwb.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/348605699-wvia-public-media-katie-owens-october-25-2017.mp3




Dr. David Steinau, October 25 2017

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 23:17:28 +0000

Dr. David Steinau, Associate Professor and Music Department Chair at Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, PA, speaking about, "This is My Song: 500 Years of the Reformation" produced in cooperation with WVIA Public Media. The concert will air on WVIA-TV 10/26/17 at 8:00 p.m; 10/29/17 at 6:00 p.m.; 10/31/17 at 4:00 p.m. Also on WVIA-FM on Sunday, October 29 at noon. www,susqu.edu and www.wvia.org/


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/348604488-wvia-public-media-dr-david-steinau-october-25-2017.mp3




Rev. Rebecca Barnes; Maria Zengion; Francis McMullen; Justin Hartz; October 24 2017

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 21:55:59 +0000

Rev. Rebecca Barnes, Priest in Charge at St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Scranton; Maria Zengion, organist and choirmaster at St. Luke's; Francis McMullen, baritone at St. Luke's; Justin Hartz, organist and expert on Esty reed organs, speaking about a recital on Friday, October 27, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. at St. Luke's, 232 Wyoming Avenue in Scranton, on the Esty reed organ on loan from the Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple. www.stlukesscranton.org/


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/348431634-wvia-public-media-rev-rebecca-barnes-maria-zengion-francis-mcmullen-justin-hartz-october-24-2017.mp3




Helene Tinsley; October 23 2017

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 22:47:24 +0000

Helene Tinsley, Executive Director of Mostly Opera, speaking about the opening concert of the 2017-2018 season, "The Ghosts of Tin Pan Alley, on Saturday, October 28, 2017, at the Hilton Scranton & Conference Center, 100 Adams Avenue at 6:00, with the performance beginning at 7:00 p.m. 570-702-4356; www.mostlyopera.net


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/348273869-wvia-public-media-helene-tinsley-october-23-2017.mp3




Gilbert "Gib" Young, Jr., October 23, 2017

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 22:39:54 +0000

Gilbert "Gib" Young, Jr., nationally known interpreter of Theodore Roosevelt, speaking about Teddy Roosevelt before the annual dinner of the Lackawanna Historical Society on October 25, 2017, at the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel in Scranton at 5:30 p.m. Young will speak about the 1902 Anthracite Coal Strike. Reservations are required. www.lackawannahistory.org/


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/348272936-wvia-public-media-gilbert-gib-young-jr-october-23-2017.mp3




Dr. Steven Sametz; October 20 2017

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 22:29:48 +0000

Dr. Steven Sametz, Director of Choral Activities at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, speaking about the opening concerts of the 2017-2018 season 10/27/17 and 10/28/17 at the Zoellner Arts Center on the Lehigh campus--"Crown Jewels" with Sun Min Lee and 200 voices. www.zoellnerartscenter.org/


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/348271599-wvia-public-media-dr-steven-sametz-october-20-2017.mp3




Kenny Luck, October 20 2017

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 22:17:17 +0000

Kenny Luck, author and filmmaker, speaking about his recent documentary, "Opioid Nation: The Making of an Epidemic" to be screened at the NEPA Film Festival, 10/21/17 at the Iron Horse Bistro in Scranton at 2:30 pm; also 10/22/17 at Wyoming Seminary in Kingston at 3:00 in the Kirby Center for Creative Arts www.nepafilmfestival.com; kennyluckfilms@gmail.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/348269978-wvia-public-media-kenny-luck-october-20-2017.mp3




Dr. Steven Thomas - October 19 2017

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 19:02:32 +0000

Dr. Steven Thomas, music director of the Arcadia Chorale, talks about "Visions of America," to be presented at 8 p.m. Oct. 21 at St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Church, Wilkes-Barre, and at 3 p.m. Oct. 22 at St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Scranton. Dr. Thomas is the Chair of the Division of Performing Arts, Director of Choral Activities, and Professor of Music at Wilkes University. More information at arcadiachorale.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/347662428-wvia-public-media-dr-steven-thomas-october-19-2017.mp3




Yael Govseyeff Kahanov - October 18 2017

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 20:56:23 +0000

Artist Yael Govseyeff Kahanov talks about an exhibition of her works, "The Original Works of Yael Govseyeff Kahanov," running through Oct. 31 at the MainStreet Galleries, located at 370 Pierce St., Kingston. More at mainstreetg.com.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/347523318-wvia-public-media-yael-govseyeff-kahanov-october-18-2017.mp3




Dassy Ganz - October 17 2017

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:30:01 +0000

Dassy Ganz, of the Jewish Federation of Northeastern Pennsylvania, talks about the upcoming performance of mentalist duo Jeff & Tessa Evason at 8:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at the Scranton Jewish Community Center's Koppelman Auditorium, located at 601 Jefferson Ave., Scranton. More at jewishnepa.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/347371437-wvia-public-media-dassy-ganz-october-17-2017.mp3




Rick Markham - October 17 2017

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:24:05 +0000

Rick Markham, project coordinator for Gravestone Manor, talks about the 2017 show, which runs through Oct. 29. The 2017 show is titled "Cold Case." Performances are from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Sundays. It is not intended for children under the age of 8. The production is located at 1095 Highway 315, Plains. More information at gravestonemanor.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/347370618-wvia-public-media-rick-markham-october-17-2017.mp3




Maria Wilson & Alexandra McNamara - October 16 2017

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:09:29 +0000

Maria Wilson, executive director of the Waverly Community House, and Alexandra McNamara, coordinator of the 2nd Annual Northeast Pennsylvania Film Festival, talk about the festival, hosted by the Waverly Community House, taking place Oct. 20-22 at various venues. Complete details and venue information at nepafilmfestival.com. It is preented by the F. Lammot Belin Arts Foundation.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/347192744-wvia-public-media-maria-wilson-alexandra-mcnamara-october-16-2017.mp3




Gerardo Edelstein - October 13 2017

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 19:34:53 +0000

WVIA's Fiona Powell speaks with Gerardo Edelstein, music director and conductor of the Williamsport Symphony Orchestra, about the opening concert of the 2017-2018 season, titled, "New Beginnings," to be presented at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17 at the Community Arts Center, Williamsport. More information at williamsportsymphony.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/346765397-wvia-public-media-gerardo-edelstein-october-13-2018.mp3




Robert Hughes - October 12 2017

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 20:02:38 +0000

Actor and playwright Robert Hughes talks about Frederick Douglas' "Interview from Slave to Master," in advance of a dramatic reading at 7 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Rossetti Family Estate, 1005 Vine St., Scranton. Reservations are suggested, seating is limited. More information at 570-586-2512.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/346610632-wvia-public-media-robert-hughes-october-12-2017.mp3




Maureen McGuigan - October 11 2017

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 19:58:39 +0000

Maureen McGuigan, deputy director of the Office of Arts & Culture for Lackawanna County, talks about "An Afternoon with the Arts: Art & Global Culture Panel Discussion," taking place at 1 p.m. Oct. 15 at the Scranton Cultural Center. More at lackawannacounty.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/346610047-wvia-public-media-maureen-mcguigan-october-11-2017.mp3




Craig Czury - October 12 2017

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 19:53:19 +0000

Poet Craig Czury talks about his new collection, "Fifteen Stones," in anticipation of a reading and book signing beginning at 6 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Springville Schoolhouse Art Studios, 1680 Earnest Marcy Road, Springville. The reading will follow at 7 p.m. More information at craigczury.com and nyq.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/346609253-wvia-public-media-craig-czury-october-12-2017.mp3




Rev. Bill Carter & John Weiss - October 11 2017

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:36:20 +0000

Rev. Bill Carter, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit, and John Weiss, chair of the FPCCS Arts Committee, talk about "An Afternoon of Classical Music," part of "The Arts at First Presbyterian Church," to be presented at 4 p.m. Oct. 15 at the church, located at 300 School St., Clarks Summit. Appearing will be Brenda Leach, organ; Katie Morell, clarinet; Sophie Till & John Michael Vaida, violins; Amy Iwazumi, viola; and Christiane Appenheimer Vaida, cello. More information at fpccs.org or 570-586-6306.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/346559690-wvia-public-media-rev-bill-carter-john-weiss-october-11-2017.mp3




John Schugard, Donna Vojtek, and Jessica Holm Werbin - October 10 2017

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 18:19:15 +0000

Director John Schugard and actors Donna Vojtek and Jessica Holm Werbin talk about "Night of the Living Dead," to be presented by the Pennsylvania Theatre of Performing Arts, at 7 p.m. Oct. 13, 14, 20 and 21, and at 3 p.m. Oct. 15 & 22 at the J.J. Ferrara Center, 212 W. Broad St., Hazleton. A dinner buffet is available 90 minutes prior to curtain. More information at ptpashows.org or 570-454-5451


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/346282579-wvia-public-media-john-schugard-donna-vojtek-and-jessica-holm-werbin.mp3




Colin Connor - October 9 2017

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 21:21:59 +0000

WVIA's Larry Vojtko speaks with Colin Connor, the Artistic Director of the Limón Dance Company which will perform at the Kirby Center for the Creative Arts of Wyoming Seminary, Kingston, Wed. Oct. 11, at 7:30pm. For info: wyomingseminary.org/art/sempresents or 570-270-2190.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/346151110-wvia-public-media-colin-connor-october-9-2017.mp3




Sheileen Godwin - October 6 2017

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 20:10:12 +0000

Sheileen Godwin, chair of the Department of Theatre at King's College in WIlkes-Barre, talks about "A Year With Frog and Toad," to be presented at 7 p.m. Oct. 6 & 7, with a sensory/autism-friendly performance at 1 p.m. Oct. 7 at the George P. Maffei II Theatre, located in the Administration Building on North River Street in Wilkes-Barre. More at kings.edu.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/345682685-wvia-public-media-sheileen-godwin-october-6-2017.mp3




Paul J. Gallo, Lindsey Matylewicz and Jennifer Frey - October 6 2017

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 19:59:51 +0000

Director Paul J. Gallo, and actors Lindsey Matylewicz and Jennifer Frey, talk about "The Birds," by Conor McPherson, to be presented by Diva Theater Productions at 8 p.m. Oct. 6, 7, 13 & 14 and at 2 p.m. Oct. 8 & 15 at the Olde Brick Theatre, 126 W. Market St., Scranton. More information at 570-209-7766.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/345681361-wvia-public-media-paul-j-gallo-lindsey-matylewicz-and-jennifer-frey-october-6-2017.mp3




Ken Ely & Maureen van Nostrand - October 5 2017

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 19:49:04 +0000

Artists Ken Ely and Maureen van Nostrand talk about the Artists' Open House Weekend 2017, running 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 7-9 in Susquehanna County. It's free. Complete details at artiststour.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/345525350-wvia-public-media-ken-ely-maureen-van-nostrand-october-5-2017.mp3




Lorena Beniquez - October 4 2017

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 22:12:26 +0000

Photographer Lorena Beniquez talks about her book, "Lost Coal Country of Northeastern Pennsylvania," and a related exhibition, "The Last Coal Breaker," which runs through Nov. 3 at the Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, located between North Franklin and North Main Streets, on the campus of King's College in Wilkes-Barre. She will give an artist's talk and a reception will follow from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 6 at the gallery. It's free. kings.edu for more information.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/345394056-wvia-public-media-lorena-beniquez-october-4-2017.mp3




Julie Esty & Karl Barbie - October 4 2017

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 22:00:42 +0000

Julie Esty, founding artistic director of the Dearly Departed Players, and Karl Barbie, actor, with the Dearly Departed Players, talk about The Dunmore Cemetery Tour, taking place at 2 p.m. Oct. 8 at the cemetery, located at 400 Church St., Dunmore. It's free. For more information, Dunmore Cemetery Tour on Facebook.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/345392574-wvia-public-media-julie-esty-karl-barbie-october-4-2017.mp3




Jessica Serrenti - October 3 2017

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 14:40:57 +0000

Jessica Serrenti, community relations officer at the Albright Memorial Library in Scranton, talks about "Scranton Reads 2017." The First Friday Kick-Off will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 6 at the library, located at 500 Vine St., Scranton. This year's book is "Gilead," by Marilynne Robinson. For more information, scrantonreads.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/345328481-wvia-public-media-jessica-serrenti-october-3-2017.mp3




Canon Mark Laubach - September 28 2017

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 14:46:09 +0000

Canon Mark Laubach, organist & choirmaster at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Wilkes-Barre, talks about the celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the founding of the congregation, and about the performance of Stefan Kiessling, who performed September 29 at St. Stephen's. More information at ststephenswb.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/345160056-wvia-public-media-canon-mark-laubach-september-28-2017.mp3




John Michael Vaida & Amy Iwazumi - September 29 2017

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 14:41:23 +0000

Violinist John Michael Vaida, and violist Amy Iwazumi, co-founders of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Chamber Music Society, talk about "Colorful Clarinet Quintets," which took place Sept. 30 at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Wilkes-Barre. More at nepacms.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/345159473-wvia-public-media-john-michael-vaida-amy-iwazumi-september-29-2017.mp3




Heather Sincavage - October 2 2017

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 18:11:06 +0000

Heather Sincavage, assistant professor, gallery director, and curator of "Andy Warhol 15 Minutes: From Image to Icon," which runs Oct. 6 - Dec. 20 at the Sordoni Art Gallery, South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre. There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony at 4:30 p.m. Oct. 6 and the opening reception will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 6. More information at wilkes.edu/sordoniartgallery


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/345032242-wvia-public-media-heather-sincavage-october-2-2017.mp3




Rebekah Hassleman, Larry White & Jennifer Pacanowski - September 27 2017

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 19:48:43 +0000

Rebekah Hassleman, Larry White & Jennifer Pacanowski, members of the Warrior Writers, talk about the group, which meets each month at the Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. The next meeting will be at 7 p.m. Oct. 13. It is open to all veterans and service members and it's free. More information at dietrichtheater.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/344313254-wvia-public-media-rebekah-hassleman-larry-white-jennifer-pacanowski-september-27-2017.mp3




Wynton Marsalis - September 26 2017

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 18:06:26 +0000

WVIA's Fiona Powell speaks with trumpeter Wynton Marsalis ahead of his visit to the area. Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 30 at the Community Arts Center, Williamsport. More information at caclive.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/344141212-wvia-public-media-wynton-marsalis-september-26-2017.mp3




Conor O'Brien, Elizabeth Bohan & Allison Northrop - September 25 2017

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 19:39:17 +0000

Conor O'Brien, co-founder & executive director of the 2017 Scranton Fringe Festival; Co-founder & managing director Elizabeth Bohan; and intern Allison Northrop talk about the 2017 Scranton Fringe Festival, taking place Sept. 27-Oct. 1 at the Fringe Festival Headquarters, the Artists for Art Gallery, located at 514 Lackawanna Avenue in Scranton. More information at scrantonfringe.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/343996563-wvia-public-media-conor-obrien-elizabeth-bohan-allison-northrop-september-25-2017.mp3




Howard Tran, September 21, 2017

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 19:33:07 +0000

Howard Tran, Visual Artist and Professor of Art at Lycoming College in Williamsport, speaking about his life and work and taking Lycoming students to Vietnam on study trips. www.lycoming.edu www.haotransculpture.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/343848181-wvia-public-media-howard-tran.mp3




Howard Tran, September 21 2017

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 00:06:49 +0000

Howard Tran, visual artist and professor of art at Lycoming College in Williamsport, PA, speaking about his life and work. For more information: www.lycoming.edu www.haotransculpture.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/343618213-wvia-public-media-howard-tran-september-21-2018.mp3




Jennifer Pacanowski; Gary Morgan September 22 2017

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:51:34 +0000

Jennifer Pacanowski, poet and founding facilitator of Warrior Writers at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock, PA, and Gary Morgan, co-facilitator. They speak about the group, their combat service and read from their work. The group is open to veterans and service personnel and meets each month at the Dietrich--Fridays, Oct 13, Nov 10 and Dec 8, 2017 at 7:00 pm. www.dietrichtheater.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/343594201-wvia-public-media-jennifer-pacanowski-gary-morgan-september-22-2017.mp3




Howard Tran - September 21 2017

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:36:02 +0000

Howard Tran, professor of art at Lycoming College in Williamsport, speaks about his life and work. More information at lycoming.edu and haotransculpture.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/343422320-wvia-public-media-howard-tran-september-21-2017.mp3




John Hudanish - September 20 2017

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:26:00 +0000

Photographer & writer John Hudanish talks about his experiences in Vietnam and his book, "Viet Nam Remembered: A Photographic Memoir of A Vietnam Veteran," More information at vietnamremembered.us.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/343291183-wvia-public-media-john-hudanish-september-20-2017.mp3




Rudy Caporaso & Rosey Hay - September 19 2017

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:47:53 +0000

REV Theatre Company co-artistic directors Rudy Caporaso & Rosey Hay talk about "Death Is A Cabaret Ol' Chum: A Graveyard Cabaret," to be offered at 8 p.m. Sept. 22-23(rain date is Sept. 24) at the Forest Hill Cemetery, 1830 Jefferson Ave., Dunmore. More information at revtheatrecompany.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/343111521-wvia-public-media-rudy-caporaso-rosey-hay-september-19-2017.mp3




Susan Ashbaker & Al Eaton - September 19 2017

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:42:38 +0000

WVIA's Peter Wynne speaks with Susan Ashbaker, general & artistic director of the Tri-Cities Opera, and Al Eaton, president of the Southern Tier Veterans Support Group, about the opera, "Glory Denied," by Tom Ciupullo. The opera will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10, 11 and 17; and at 3 p.m. Nov. 12 & 19(the Nov. 11 performance is free for veterans and their families) at the Tri-Cities Opera Center, 315 Clinton St., Binghamton, N.Y. More information at tricitiesopera.com.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/343110786-wvia-public-media-susan-ashbaker-al-eaton-september-19-2017.mp3




Richard Briggs - September 18 2017

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 19:04:27 +0000

Richard Briggs, filmmaker, talks about his 2005 documentary, "Voices from Vietnam," produced by WVIA-TV. A conversation coinciding with the premiere of the new PBS documentary series, "Vietnam" by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, running Sept. 17-21 and 24-28 on WVIA-TV. More information at wvia.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/342939594-wvia-public-media-richard-briggs-september-18-2017.mp3




K.K. Gordon, Art Walsh & Walter S. Mitchell Jr. - September 4 2017

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 18:43:28 +0000

Actor Walter S. Mitchell, Jr., performs "The Last of Them," by K.K. Gordon, an original play recorded at WVIA-FM. For more information, wvia.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/341037776-wvia-public-media-kk-gordon-art-walsh-walter-s-mitchell-jr-september-4-2017.mp3




K.K. Gordon & Art Walsh - September 4 2017

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 18:40:16 +0000

Playwright K.K. Gordon and director Art Walsh talk about "The Last of Them," a play by K.K. Gordon. For more information, wvia.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/341037352-wvia-public-media-kk-gordon-art-walsh-september-4-2017.mp3




John Aciukewicz and Ramah Hackett, September 1, 2017

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 23:17:40 +0000

John Aciukewicz, Executive Director of CASA of Luzerne County; Ramah Hackett, Co-Chair of The CASAblanca Gala 2017, talking about the event 9/28/17 at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Arts in downtown Wilkes-Barre at 6:00 pm. www.luzernecasa.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/340527624-wvia-public-media-john-aciukewicz-and-ramah-hackett-september-1-2017.mp3




Denis A. Yanashot, September 1, 2017

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 22:52:08 +0000

Denis A. Yanashot, Artist & Teacher, on his exhibit "Anthra-Sight" at the Hope Horn Gallery at the University of Scranton, 9/8-10/6/17 in Hyland Hall. Gallery talk on 9/8/17 at 5:00 p.m. in Brennan Hall; Gallery reception 9/8/17 6:00 to 8:00 pm www.scranton.edu www.sculptureyanashot.net


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/340524802-wvia-public-media-denis-a-yanashot-sept-1-2017.mp3




Denis A. Yanashot, September 1, 2017

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 22:39:31 +0000

Denis A. Yanashot, Artist & Teacher, on his exhibition "Anthra-Sight" at the Hope Horn Gallery at the University of Scranton 9/8/17-10/6/17 in Hyland Hall. Gallery talk 9/8/17 at 5:00 pm in Brennan Hall; Public Reception at the Hope Horn Gallery 9/8/17 6:00 to 8:00 pm www.scranton.edu www.sculptureyanashot.net


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/340523384-wvia-public-media-denis-a-yanashot-september-1-2017.mp3




Maria Santomauro, Patrick Marcinko III, Myer Moscovitz, & Doug Smith - August 31 2017

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 18:39:55 +0000

Maria Santomauro, director of strategic initiatives at the Scranton Cultural Center; Patrick Marcinko III, band director; Myer Moscovitz, event advisor; and Doug Smith, jazz musician and educator talk about "Jump, Jive, an' Jazz!" taking place at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Scranton Cultural Center. More information at sccmt.org or 570-344-1111.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/340340868-wvia-public-media-maria-santomauro-patrick-marcinko-iii-myer-moscovitz-doug-smith-august-31-2017.mp3




Mary Garm - August 30 2017

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 19:27:10 +0000

Mary Garm, director of the Lackawanna County Library System, talks about the library system's 2017 American Masters Lecture, to be delivered by Derek Thompson, senior editor at The Atlantic magazine, and author of the bestseller, "Hit Makers: The Science of Popularity in an Age of Distraction." The lecture will be given at 7 p.m. Sept. 7 at the Scranton Cultural Center. More information at lclshome.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/340188499-wvia-public-media-mary-garm-august-30-2017.mp3




Dawn McGurl & Jack Puhl - August 30 2017

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 17:38:39 +0000

Dawn McGurl, marketing director of the Everhart Museum in Scranton, and artist Jack Puhl talk about "Farm to Table 2017," taking place from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Sept. 15 on the front lawn of the Everhart Museum of Natural History, Science & Art, located in Nay Aug Park in Scranton. More information at everhart-museum.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/340173925-wvia-public-media-dawn-mcgurl-jack-puhl-august-30-2017.mp3




Deborah Sacarakis - August 29 2017

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 20:36:34 +0000

Deborah Sacarakis, artistic director of the Zoellner Arts Center at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, talks about the 2017-2018 season. More at zoellnerartscenter.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/340043941-wvia-public-media-deborah-sacarakis-august-29-2017.mp3




Rosemary Hay & Rudy Caporaso - August 29 2017

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 20:32:41 +0000

Rosemary Hay & Rudy Caporaso, co-artistic directors of REV Theatre, talk about "Disco Snow White," to be presented by REV Theatre and the United Neighborhood Centers of NEPA Youth Department at 6 p.m. Aug. 31 at the Oppenheim Center for the Arts, 1004 Jackson St., Scranton. Admission is free. More information at uncnepa.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/340043381-wvia-public-media-rosemary-hay-rudy-caporaso-august-29-2017.mp3




Robert Savakinas - August 28 2017

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 19:39:26 +0000

Educator and historical researcher Robert Savakinas talks about Railfest 2017 at the Steamtown National Historic Site, downtown Scranton, taking place Sept. 2-3 with an opening ceremony at 10 a.m. Sept. 2. The Johnny Cash Experience featuring David Stone will perform a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 1 at the Steamtown NHS Theater. More information at nps.gov/stea. Robert Savakinas also spoke about the annual Pittston Riverfest, taking place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 16 at the city's Riverfront Park. More information at wvia.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/339886200-wvia-public-media-robert-savakinas-august-28-2017.mp3




Lori Colacito - August 28 2017

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 19:22:06 +0000

Director Lori Colacito talks about "Cabaret," to be offered Sept. 8-24 at The Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre, 537 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Friday and Saturday shows are at 8 p.m. Sunday shows are at 3 p.m. More information at ltwb.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/339883807-wvia-public-media-lori-colacito-august-28-2017.mp3




Sondra Myers - August 25 2017

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 18:46:40 +0000

Sondra Myers, Senior Fellow for International, Civic & Cultural Projects at the University of Scranton, and co-founder of Interdependence Day, talks about this year's Interdependence Day event, taking place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 12 in the Rose Room, located in Brennan Hall at the university. It's presented by The Greater Scranton Interdependence Day Committee and the United Way of Lackawanna & Wayne Counties. This year's title is Interdependence: A Medical Perspective, with guest speaker Jumee Barooaah, M.D. More information at interdependencedaynepa.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/339487722-wvia-public-media-sondra-myers-august-25-2017.mp3




Kathryn Maguet - August 25 2017

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 18:38:29 +0000

WVIA's Fiona Powell speaks with Kathryn Maguet, executive director of the Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University in Lewisburg about the 2017-2018 season. More information at bucknell.edu/WeisCenter.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/339486636-wvia-public-media-kathryn-maguet-august-25-2017.mp3




Rev. Bill Carter - August 24 2017

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 18:48:15 +0000

The Rev. Bill Carter, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit, jazz pianist, and leader of the Presbybop Quartet, talks about the annual Jazz Communion service to take place at 10 a.m. Sept. 3 at the church, located at 300 School St., Clarks Summit. The music of Keith Jarrett will be featured. More information at fpccs.org or 570-586-6306.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/339335738-wvia-public-media-rev-bill-carter-august-24-2017.mp3




Anthony & Jillian Hannigan - August 23 2017

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:54:42 +0000

Anthony & Jillian Hannigan of Hickory Project, also the producers of the Cornstock Folk Festival, talk about the festival to be held Sept. 1-3 at Lazy Brook Park in Tunkhannock. Complete details at cornstockfestival.com or 570-250-7464.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/339175195-wvia-public-media-anthony-jillian-hannigan-august-23-2017.mp3




Donald Dal Maso - August 22 2017

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:54:12 +0000

Donald Dal Maso, founding director of L'Archet Concert Group, talks about the 2017-2018 Season, opening at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 8 with the Ulysses Quartet at the Cecilia S. Cohen Recital Hall at East Stroudsburg University. More information at larchetconcertgroup.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/339050039-wvia-public-media-donald-dal-maso-august-22-2017.mp3




Cheryl Boga - August 21 2017

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:07:49 +0000

Cheryl Boga, Director of Performance Music at the University of Scranton, talks about the opening of the 2017-18 Season of Performance Music. There will be a concert at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Houlihan McLean Center on the university campus . The Peter & Will Anderson Trio w/guitarist Alex Wintz will perform. It's free. More information at scranton.edu/music


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/338857817-wvia-public-media-cheryl-boga-august-21-2017.mp3




Eva Polizzi - August 18 2017

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 22:06:46 +0000

Artist Eva Polizzi talks about her work in connection with a solo exhibition titled, "Alchemy," on display through Sept. 8 at the Wyoming Valley Art League, 130 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. There will be an artist's talk at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 23. More information at wyomingvalleyartleague.org, 570-288-1020 or evapolizzistudio.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/338487331-wvia-public-media-eva-polizzi-august-18-2017.mp3




Jenna Ash - August 17 2017

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:07:27 +0000

Jenna Ash, founder of Voce Angeli, talks about the concert, "The Strength of Women: A Choir Concert to Benefit the Women's Resource Center of Northeast Pennsylvania," to take place at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 19 at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Wyoming Avenue, Scranton. More info at facebook.com/VoceAngeliScranton.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/338310441-wvia-public-media-jenna-ash-august-17-2017.mp3




Rick Coulter - August 16 2017

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:00:46 +0000

WVIA's Fiona Powell speaks with Rick Coulter, music director of the Williamsport Symphony Orchestra's Billtown Brass Band, about "A Celebration of Americana," to be offered at 7 p.m. August 19 & 20. Saturday's concert will be held at Central Oak Heights, Milton, and Sunday's show will be at the Brandon Park Band Shell in Williamsport. For more information, williamsportsymphony.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/338163098-wvia-public-media-rick-coulter-august-16-2017.mp3




Sondra Myers - August 15 2017

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:58:03 +0000

Sondra Myers, Senior Fellow for International, Civic & Cultural Projects at the University of Scranton, and director of the Schemel Forum at the university, on the fall 2017 offerings of the forum. More information at scranton.edu


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/338020180-wvia-public-media-sondra-myers-august-15-2017.mp3




Nancy Sanderson - August 14 2017

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 17:52:19 +0000

Nancy Sanderson, executive director of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic, talks about the decision to suspend operations for the 2017-2018 season while they contemplate the organization's financial viability. The PNC Pops Concert, "The Music of John Williams," will take place Oct. 7 at the People's Security Bank Theater at Lackawanna College in Scranton. More information at nepaphil.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/337854755-wvia-public-media-nancy-sanderson-august-14-2017.mp3




Tony DiMito - August 10 2017

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 19:24:28 +0000

Composer, musician, & music editor Tony DiMito talks about his recent CD, "Classic Songbook for Piano." More information at ETonesMus@aol.com or tonydimito.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/337333455-wvia-public-media-tony-dimito-august-10-2017.mp3




Dave Reynolds, Christina Reynolds, John Morris & Madelaine Ebersole - August 9 2017

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 18:55:32 +0000

Co-directors Dave Reynolds and Christina Reynolds, and actors John Morris and Madelaine Ebersole talk about "Fiddler On the Roof," to be presented by KISS Theatre Company Aug. 11-13 & 18-20, Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m. at the theatre, located at 400 East End Centre, Wilkes-Barre. For more information kisstheatre.org or 570-829-1901.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/337180688-wvia-public-media-dave-reynolds-christina-reynolds-john-morris-madelaine-ebersole-august-9-2017.mp3




Deborah Reeder - August 8 2017

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 21:03:42 +0000

Cellist Deborah Reeder of the Philadelphia Trio talks about "Music in the Mountains," taking place in Eagles Mere. "Music in the Mountains Star Alumni" will present a program of works from Brahms, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Ravel, Kodaly & more at 4 p.m. August 13 at the DeWire Center in Eagles Mere. It's presented by the Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts. More information at emfoa.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/337046367-wvia-public-media-deborah-reeder-august-8-2017.mp3




Brian Keeler, Dan Tompkins & Patrick Robinson - August 7 2017

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 19:48:25 +0000

Artist & musician Brian Keeler, Dan Tompkins, executive director of the Kitson Arts Alliance, and Patrick Robinson, creative director of the Kitson Arts Alliance, talk about the North Branch Artisans Tour Summer 2017, taking place Aug. 11-20 along the north branch of the Susquehanna River, from Waverly, N.Y. to Pittston. Complete details at kitsonartsalliance.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/336879944-wvia-public-media-brian-keeler-dan-tompkins-patrick-robsinson-august-7-2017.mp3




Corinne H. Smith; Lisa Mazzarella, August 4, 2017

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 22:39:39 +0000

Corinne H. Smith, Writer & Outdoor Educator, Author of books about Thoreau, talking with WVIA's Lisa Mazzarella before her presentation, "Henry David Thoreau at 200: His Relevance for Today" at the Carbondale Chamber of Commerce, 27 North Main Street, Carbondale, PA on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 6:30 pm. www.corinnehsmith.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/336432688-wvia-public-media-corinne-h-smith-lisa-mazzarella-august-4-2017.mp3




John Baldino - August 3 2017

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 19:48:34 +0000

Actor & producer John Baldino talks about "Nunsense II: The Second Coming," to be performed at 7 p.m. Aug. 5 and 2 p.m. Aug. 6 at the Holy Family Residence Auditorium, 2500 Adams Ave., Scranton. The event is hosted by The Little Sisters of the Poor. For more information, 800-838-3006 or ourcabaret.com


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/336138875-wvia-public-media-john-baldino-august-3-2017.mp3




Bob Curry - August 2 2017

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 19:34:48 +0000

Bob Curry, founding president of the Hazleton Integration Project, talks about "Celebrate Hazleton," to be held August 4 & 5 in and around downtown Hazleton. For more information and complete details, HazletonIntegrationProject.com or 570-861-8081.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/335985420-wvia-public-media-bob-curry-august-2-2017.mp3




Elizabeth Dowd, David Crandall and John Oglevee - August 1 2017

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 19:39:59 +0000

Writer/co-director Elizabeth Dowd; co-director John Oglevee; and composer/actor David Crandall talk about "Gettysburg," a Noh play in English, that will have its premiere at 3 p.m. Aug. 6 at the Alvina Krause Theatre, 226 Center St., Bloomsburg. It is hosted by Theatre Nohgaku. It's free. More information at theatrenohgaku.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/335837635-wvia-public-media-elizabeth-dowd-david-crandall-and-john-oglevee-august-1-2017.mp3




Alex McNamara - July 31 2017

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 21:53:53 +0000

Alex McNamara, theatre manager and Performing Arts Marketing Director at Wyoming Seminary in Kingston, talks about "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," to be presented at 8 p.m. Aug. 4 & 5 in the Kirby Center for Creative Arts on the campus in Kingston. More information at wyomingseminary.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/335705728-wvia-public-media-alex-mcnamara-july-31-2017.mp3




Sister Cor Immaculatum Heffernan, IHM, MFA - July 31 2017

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 21:00:08 +0000

Sister Cor Immaculatum Heffernan, IHM, MFA, sculptor and former Chair of Undergraduate & Graduate Art Programs at Marywood University, talks about the Annual Celebration of the IHM Sisters at 6 p.m. August 5 at Nazareth Hall, on the campus of Marywood University in Scranton. More information at sistersofihm.org or 570-346-5431


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/335698536-wvia-public-media-sister-cor-immaculatum-heffernan-ihm-mfa-july-31-2017.mp3




Maureen McGuigan; Patrick Nasser, July 28 2017

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 23:13:06 +0000

Maureen McGuigan, Deputy Director of the Office of Arts & Culture for Lackawanna County, and Patrick Nasser of the Backyard Alehouse of Scranton, speaking about the 5th Annual Arts of the Square, Saturday, July 29, 2017 from Noon-8:00 p.m on Courthouse Square in Scranton. www.scrantonmade.com Admission is free.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/335304636-wvia-public-media-maureen-mcguigan-patrick-nasser-july-28-2017.mp3




John Yogodzinski - July 28 2017

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 21:19:58 +0000

WVIA's Fiona Powell speaks with John Yogodzinski of the Converge Gallery in Williamsport, about "Plastic Fantastic: 10 Years of Johnny Romeo" book to be issued in November 2017 by The Graphic Hive. The gallery is located at 140 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. More details at convergegallery.com or 570-435-7080.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/335289719-wvia-public-media-john-yogodzinski-july-28-2017.mp3




Dane Bower & Dave Reynolds - July 14 2017

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 22:18:43 +0000

Dane Bower & Dave Reynolds of Gaslight Theatre in Wilkes-Barre talk about "Playroom: Back Porch," which runs at 8 p.m. July 20-22 and 27-29 and at 2 p.m. July 23 and 30 at the theater, located in the East End Centre in Wilkes-Barre. Complete information at gaslight-theatre.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/333238601-wvia-public-media-dane-bower-dave-reynolds-july-14-2017.mp3




Marko Marcinko & Bob Shlesinger - July 14 2017

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 17:33:35 +0000

Artistic director Marko Marcinko and founding producer Bob Shlesinger talk about the 13th Annual Scranton Jazz Festival, taking place Aug. 4-6 at the historic Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel in downtown Scranton. Complete details can be found at ScrantonJazzFestival.org or 570-575-5282.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/333200692-wvia-public-media-marko-marcinko-bob-shlesinger-july-14-2017.mp3




Marko Marcinko - July 13 2017

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 21:51:51 +0000

Musician Marko Marcinko, coordinator and instructor at Camp Crescendo Jazz, talks about the Jazz & Improvisation workshop for young musicians, which runs July 24-28 at Marywood University in Scranton. More information at marywood.edu or email campcrescendo@marywood.edu.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/333087559-wvia-public-media-marko-marcinko-july-13-2017.mp3




Ronnie Harvey - July 13 2017

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 21:46:11 +0000

Ronnie Harvey, assistant general manager of the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock, and coordinator of Summer Fest 2017, which runs July 14-August 3 at the theater, located at 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Complete information can be found at dietrichtheater.com or 570-836-1022.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/333086862-wvia-public-media-ronnie-harvey-july-13-2017.mp3




Cynthia Currier & Amelia Bergeron - July 12 2017

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 20:00:54 +0000

Cynthia Currier, campaign chairperson, and Amelia Bergeron, president, talk about the 2017-2018 Greater Hazleton Concert Series. All concerts will be at 7:30 p.m. at Hazleton Area High School, 1601 W. 23rd St., Hazleton. For complete details , hazletonconcertseries.org


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/332915042-wvia-public-media-cynthia-currier-amelia-bergeron-july-12-2017.mp3




Emily Asher - July 11 2017

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 21:42:44 +0000

Brooklyn-based trombonist, singer & band leader Emily Asher talks about her upcoming visit to the area for the Misericordia University Under the Stars Summer Arts Festival, where Emily Asher's Garden Party will perform at the Wells Fargo Amphitheater on the campus in Dallas, at 8 p.m. July 23. For more information, misericordia.edu/uts or 570-674-6719.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/332773734-wvia-public-media-emily-asher-july-11-2017.mp3




Will Beekman - July 10 2017

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 21:33:57 +0000

Will Beekman, executive director of the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts on Public Square in Wilkes-Barre, talks about the 2017-2018 season. Complete details can be found at kirbycenter.org or 570-826-1100.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/332772331-wvia-public-media-will-beekman-july-10-2017.mp3




Andrew Waggoner - July 7 2017

Fri, 07 Jul 2017 19:48:36 +0000

WVIA's Peter Wynne speaks with violinist and composer Andrew Waggoner, co-director of the Weekend of Chamber Music 2017, taking place July 15-30 in and around Sullivan County, N.Y. extending to the Cooperage in Honesdale. More information can be found at wcmconcerts.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/332142936-wvia-public-media-andrew-waggoner-july-7-2017.mp3




Deborah Reeder & Diane Monroe - July 6 2017

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 20:05:40 +0000

Cellist Deborah Reeder & violinist Diane Monroe of Kammermusik Main Line talk about their upcoming performance at 8 p.m. July 8 at the David A. DeWire Center, 891 Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere. The concert is part of the 43rd season of the Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts. More information at emfoa.org.


Media Files:
http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/331989350-wvia-public-media-deborah-reeder-diane-monroe-july-6-2017.mp3