THIS WEEK: June 1 through 7
The Man Who Came to Dinner, by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart, presented by Actors Circle through June 10 with shows Thursdays through Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m., Providence Playhouse, 1256 Providence Road, Scranton. Tickets $8 and $6. Reservations, call 570-342-9707, or email to [email protected] All reservations are held 10 minutes to show time.
Savannah Sippin Society, presented by the Spotlight Players at 8 pm. June 1 and June 2, Phoenix Performing Arts Centre, 409 Main Street, Duryea. A laugh-a-minute comedy about four unique Southern women, all needing to escape the sameness of their day-to-day routines, drawn together by Fate and an impromptu happy hour. Tickets are $10 at the door or call for reservations 570-457-3589
Harvey, the story of Elwood P. Dowd and the rabbit only he can see, June 1 through 17 with performances 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays, Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre, 537 North Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Tickets, $17. ltwb.org
Bare: a Pop Opera, presented by Act Out Theatre Group. The show follows a group of Catholic boarding school students as they struggle with issues of identity, sexuality and their futures. 8 p.m. June 8, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. June 9 and 2 p.m. June 10, at 150 East Grove St., Dunmore. Tickets are $20 general admission; $15 for students and seniors. For reservations, email [email protected] Tickets are also available at the door. Prepayment not required. Due to content in the production, parental discretion is advised.
Golden Days of Radio Players Performance, presented by the Dietrich Theater Radio Players, with live sound effects and music. 7 p.m. June 12 at the Dietrich Theater, 60 East Tioga St., Tunkhannock, free.
Nunsense, Dan Goggin’s now classic musical about the Little Sisters of Hoboken, will be staged June 16 through July 1 at the Music Box Dinner Playhouse, 196 Hughes St., Swoyersville. 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 3 p.m. Sundays with dinner served 90 minutes before curtain. $35 for dinner and the show; $25 for children 12 and younger; $18 for show-only tickets; $14 for students and military. Reservations: 570-283-2195 or reservation[email protected]
Kids Summer Theatre Workshop, for ages 6 to 12, will take place in July and August at the Music Box Dinner Playhouse, 196 Hughes St., Swoyersville. The sessions will end with a production of Roald Dahl’s “James and the Giant Peach Jr.” on Aug. 3, 4 and 5. Call 570-283-2195 for information and applications.
Teen Summer Theatre Workshop, for ages 13 to 17, will take place in July and August, at the Music Box Dinner Playhouse, 196 Hughes St., Swoyersville. Sessions will end with a production of “Xanadu Jr.” on Aug. 10, 11 and 12. Call 570-283-2195 for information and applications.
Auditions for “A Family Reunion to Die For,” will take place at 7 p.m. June 17 at the Music Box Dinner Playhouse, 196 Hughes St., Swoyersville. Performances dates are July 20, 21 and 22. All roles are open. For more information, call 570-283-2195.