Concert Listings: Oct. 6 to Oct. 12

October 6th, 2017 6:00 am

THIS WEEK: Oct. 6 to Oct. 12

Linda Eder, originated the role of Lucy in Broadway’s “Jekyll & Hyde.” Her repertoire spans Broadway, standards, pop, country and jazz. F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 6. $25 to $45. 570-826-1100.

Scott Sharrard & the Brickyard Band, an homage to Gregg Allman, for whom Sharradd played lead guitar for eight years. 8 p.m. Oct. 6. Doors open at 7 p.m., Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. Tickets: $23. Info, 570-325-0249.

Rude Boy George, a New York City-based band that reimagines 80’s New Wave classics in ska, reggae and rocksteady versions, 8 p.m. Oct. 7. Doors open at 7 p.m. at Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. Tickets: $18. Info, 570-325-0249.

Classical Guitar Plays the Movies, classical guitarist Jay Steveskey will play famous movie themes, rock and pop arrangements and more at 3 p.m. Oct. 8 at the Dietrich Theater, 60 East Tioga St., Tunkhannock, free, followed by a light reception. 570-996-1500.

Wishbone Ash, progressive rock band with twin-guitar sound, 7 p.m. Oct. 8. Doors open at 6 p.m. at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. Tickets: $28. Info, 570-325-0249.

FUTURE

Starman – the David Bowie Experience with Chris Theoret, 8 p.m. Oct. 13. Doors open 7 p.m. at Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. $24. Info, 570-325-0249.

The Glimmer Twins, a tribute to The Rolling Stones, 8 p.m. Oct. 14. Doors open 7 p.m. at Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. $24. Info, 570-325-0249.

Air Supply, Australian soft rock duo. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Oct. 14. $46 to $68. Shermantheater.com and ticketfly.com. 570-420-2808.

Joe Nardone Presents: A Doo Wop Celebration!, featuring three groups inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame — Herb Reed’s Platters, The Flamingos featuring Terry Johnsson, Frankie Lymon’s Legendary Teenagers — and the Cameos. F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. Oct. 14. $34.50 to $54.50. 570-826-1100.

Swearingen & Kelli, classic American songwriting duo reminiscent of Gordon Lightfoot or James Taylor. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19. Doors open at 7 p.m. at Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. Admission, free. Info, 570-325-0249.

Dana Louise & the Glorious Birds/Trout Fishing in America, elements of jazz, bluegrass, roots and folks, 8 p.m. Oct. 20. Doors open at 7 p.m. at Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. $24. Info, 570-325-0249.

The Slambovian Pre-Halloween Party, original music that harkens back to the idealistic folk rock of the 1960s and 1970s, 8 p.m. Oct. 21. Doors open at 7 p.m. at Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. $28 Info, 570-325-0249.

Mary Chapin Carpenter, hosted by Harmony Presents to benefit the Pocono Environmental Education Center. 7 p.m. Oct 24. Lackawanna College Theater, 601 Vine St., Scranton. $50, $60, $70. harmonypresents.com.

Penn States Premier Jazz Ensemble, a night of jazz courtesy of Penn State University’s Centre Dimensions, under the direction of Marko Marcinko and with special guests The Penn State Jazz Faculty Combo. F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26. $10 for students with valid ID. $15 for adults. 570-826-1100.

Nirvanish, a tribute to Nirvana, 8 p.m. Oct. 26. Doors open 7 p.m. at Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. $18. Info, 570-325-0249.

Arlo Guthrie, folk icon and activist. 8 p.m. October 27. Tickets go on sale F.M Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. $38, $48, $68. kirbycenter.org.

Rubix Kube, 1980s tribute band, 8 p.m. Oct. 27. Doors open 7 p.m. at Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. $26, Info, 570-325-0249.

Boolesque, a burlesque presentation created by Madame Corsetiere, 8 p.m. Oct. 28. Doors open 7 p.m. at Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. $20 to $35. Info, 570-325-0249.

I Prevail, American post-hardcore band presents “Rage on the Stage Tour” with We Came As Romans and The Word Alive at the Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg, 6 p.m. Oct. 28. $25 advance, $28 day of show. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Aug. 11. ticketf.ly/2uDeCZF/.

The Land of OZZ, The Ultimate Ozzie Osbourne Experience, a reproduction of Ozzy’s solo material with a focus on the Randy Rhoads era and the prime Jake and Zakk years, along with Ozzy era Black Sabbath. At Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m. Oct. 28. $18 advance, $23 day of show. Tickets go on sle 10 a.m. Aug. 12 at all ticketmaster outlets, the Penn’s Peak Box Office and Roadies Restaurant and Bar. No phone orders. bit.ly/2wxfssT.

Parmalee, the chart-topping country quartet at Penn’s Peak, 352 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m. Nov. 3. $24, $29. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Aug. 9. bit.ly/2whnFVn.

Blue Oyster Cult, the Long Island-based hard rock band famous for hits like “(Don’t Fear) The Reaper” and “Burnin’ for You.” At Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m. Nov. 4. $29, $35. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Aug. 12 at all ticketmaster outlets, the Penn’s Peak Box Office and Roadies Restaurant and Bar. No phone orders. bit.ly/2vIBjQr.

The Wood Brothers, the acclaimed Nashville based folk band at The Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg on Nov. 5. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. July 21. Shermantheater.com.

Brit Floyd, the world’s greatest Pink Floyd show on the band’s “Immersion World Tour.” The F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square., Wilkes-Barre, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7. $41, $51, $61. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. July 21 at the box office, by phone at 570-826-1100 or online at kirbycenter.org.

LeAnn Rimes, Billboard Hot Country Song charter, two time Grammy Award winner and youngest Grammy winner, three time Academy of Country Music Award winner and 12-time winner of Billboard Music Awards, known for her hit single “Can’t Fight the Moonlight.” At Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe 8 p.m. Nov. 9. $36, $40. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Aug. 3. 866-605-7325.

Lyle Lovett, singer, compose and actor with a career spanning three decades and 14 albums, with singer-songwriter John Hiatt. The Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg, Nov. 10. Tickets start at $49. 570-420-2808.

Cheap Trick, rock and roll hall of fame inductees. 8 p.m. Nov. 12, Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe. Ticket prices vary with package. 866-605-7325.

Maple City Jazz Festival at The Cooperage, 1030 Main Street, Honesdale, with performances by the Andy Milne Trio at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17; Lone Duck at 11 a.m. Nov. 18, Matt Hoffman Quintet at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18, Impromptu: Kazzrie Jazen & Don Messina at 5 p.m. Nov. 19. Suggested donation for Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening performances: $15 advance, $20 at the door. Info, 570.253.2020.

Gene Watson, the country veteran who has thrilled listeners for more than 50 years with hits like “Farewell Party” and “Fourteen Carat Mind.” Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Nov. 17. $17, $22. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. March 31. 866-605-7325.

Dark Star Orchestra, the seven piece Grateful Dead experience at Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Nov. 22. Ticket prices vary with package. 866-605-7325.

Night Ranger and Loverboy, popular ’80s rock and roll bands, co-headlining. The F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Nov. 24. $29.50 to $69.50. Kirbycenter.org. 570-826-1100.

Alive! ‘75, tribute band, will present a classic 1975 KISS concert experience. Sherman Theater. 524 Main Street, Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Dec. 2. alive75.com. Shermantheater.com.

Linda Eder will perform at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts on Oct. 6.
http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_LindaEder-PRESS.jpgLinda Eder will perform at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts on Oct. 6. Submitted photo


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