Concert Listings: June 8 through 14

Alison Krauss will perform on June 10 at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre. - Times Leader file photo

THIS WEEK: June 8 through 14

Mary Fahl, described by the Boston Globe as having “a voice for the gods.” 8 p.m. June 9, Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. Tickets $29 in advance, $30 at door. www.mcohjt.com, 570-325-0249

Joe Nardone Presents: The Ultimate Doo Wop & Rock Show, features Lou Christie, The Duprees, the Happenings and the Chantels. 7 p.m. June 9. F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. $34 to $54. kirbycenter.org, 570-826-1100

Alison Krauss, the most awarded singer and female artist in Grammy history with 27 honors has had a decorated career in Union Station and as a solo artist. 8 p.m. June 10. F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. $65 to $95. kirbycenter.org, 570-826-1100

“Raise Your Voices,” 15th annual Community Choirfest, 6 p.m. June 10, First United Methodist Church, Route 11 and Eaat Butler Street, Shickshinny, with sacred and secular music, including selections from the Broadway musical Les Misérables, congregational hymns, and more performed by the Shickshinny Area Community Choir and instrumentalists. Info, call 570-301-9253 or 570-542-7338 or communitychoirfest.org.

Crossflame Youth Choir and Orchestra, 7 p.m. June 14 at Shavertown United Methodist Church, 163 North Pioneer Ave., Shavertown. The choir and orchestra, from Hickory, N.C., are on their 23rd consecutive summer concert tour. They have previously performed in Canada, Scotland and at the Grand Ol’ Opry in Nashville. A free will offering will be collected to support the tour.

FUTURE

In Concert: The Scranton Brass Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. June 17, Houlihan-McLean Center, University of Scranton. Free. More info, 570-941-7624 or email [email protected].edu.

Open Mic Night with Lorne Clarke, 7 p.m. June 22, Dietrich Theater, 60 East Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Musicians, poets, comedians and performers of all types are invited. Acoustic folk musician Lorne Clarke is featured guest this month. Doors open for sign ups at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free. 570-996-1500

JP Williams Blues Band In Concert, 3 p.m. June 24, Dietrich Theater, 60 East Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Blues musician JP Williams will present his original songs and those of the great Chicago and Delta Blues artists. Admission by donation. Info, 570-996-1500

Briggs Farm Blues Festival, features Samantha Fish, Amy Helm, Selwyn Birchwood, Mike Farris & The Roseland Rhythm Review, Shawn Holt & The Teardrops, JJ Thames & The Violet Revolt, Vanessa Collier and more. July 5, 6, 7 and 8 at Briggs Farm, 88 Old Berwick Highway, Nescopeck. Tickets range from $28 for a one-day pass to $120 for a four-day pass with camping. To see ticket options and purchase tickets, visit briggsfarm.com.

Open Mic Night with Dave Brown and the Dishonest Fiddlers, 7 p.m. July 27, Dietrich Theater, 60 East Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Musicians, poets, comedians and performers of all types are invited to share their talents. Featured bankd is Dave Brown and the dishonest Fiddlers, an emerging folk group rooted in NEPA. Doors open for sign-ups at 6:30 p.m. Admission free. Info, 570-996-1500.

Inclusion Festival, for all ages and abilities. Features The Hoppin’ Boxcars, The Merry Rockers, founder of “Rock Autism” Max Muscato, Reef The Lost Cauze, Brady Rymer and many more. Also features inclusive, immersive workshops, whole body percussion with Camille Who?, art projects with Verve Vertu and Deutsch Institute, puppet shows by Theater Studio and more. July 28 and 29 at Mountain Sky, 63 Stillmeadow Lane, Jermyn. Kids ages 12 and under are free. Day passes start at $13 for teens and $25 for adults; weekend passes start at $20 for teens and $40 for adults. Purchase online at https://bit.ly/2q3PZ89.

New York, NY Dueling Pianos, comedy-based dueling piano show will bring music of Jimmy Buffet, Garth Brooks, Billy Joel, Tom Petty, Jerry Lee Lewis, Disney and more to The Theater at North, 1539 North Main Ave., Scranton, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 8. Tickets $25 to $35. Tickets, thetheateratnorth.org

Alison Krauss will perform on June 10 at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre.
https://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/web1_thumbnail_Alison-Krauss.jpgAlison Krauss will perform on June 10 at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre. Times Leader file photo