The Royden B. Davis, S.J. Distinguished Author Award Event

The University of Scranton,800 Linden Street, Scranton, PA, USA

Nov. 18 6 p.m.. Schemel Forum with the Friends of the Weinberg Memorial Library Collaborative Program: The Royden B. Davis, S.J. Distinguished Author Award Event honoring Ayad Akhtar, Pulitzer Prize winning and Tony Award nominated playwright, novelist and screenwriter. McIlhenny Ballroom, The DeNaples Center. Registration required. Fees vary. Call 570-941-7816 or email [email protected] mailto:[email protected] .

The University of Scranton Weinberg Memorial Library Distinguished Author Award Honoring Ayad Akhtar

University of Scranton,800 Linden Street, Scranton, PA 18510, USA

Ayad Akhtar is a novelist and playwright. His work has been published and performed in over two dozen languages. He is the winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the Edith Wharton Citation of Merit for Fiction, and an Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Akhtar is the author of […]

The Royden B. Davis, S.J. Distinguished Author Award Event

The University of Scranton,800 Linden Street, Scranton, PA, USA

Nov. 18 6 p.m.. Schemel Forum with the Friends of the Weinberg Memorial Library Collaborative Program: The Royden B. Davis, S.J. Distinguished Author Award Event honoring Ayad Akhtar, Pulitzer Prize winning and Tony Award nominated playwright, novelist and screenwriter. McIlhenny Ballroom, The DeNaples Center. Registration required. Fees vary. Call 570-941-7816 or email [email protected] mailto:[email protected] .

Diavolo Booking Presents: Promise Breaker/Sunburner/Toothless/Symptoms/ Tainted Faith

The Keystone Stage,125 West Lackawanna Avenue, Olyphant, PA 18447, USA

Diavolo Booking Presents: Friendsgiving Beatdown Extravaganza! Just in time for Thanksgiving we are bringing you heavy hitters from Philly, Promise Breaker and Sunburner! Also from Harrisburg, Symptoms will be taking the stage! As well as hometown heroes from Wilkes Barre, Toothless and Tainted Faith! Invite your friends and let's kick off Thanksgiving big!! Doors @ […]

Trinity Episcopal Church Concert Series

Trinity Episcopal Church,200 South 2nd Street, Pottsville, PA 17901, USA

Two Part Invention Plus One features members of the SATORI Chamber Ensemble. Nora Suggs, flute; John Arnold, guitar and Elizabeth Mendoza, cello. The concert features selections from Baroque to blues, Americana and a gypsy fandango. Handicapped accessible, reception following, free will offering. Part of the 100th anniversary celebration of the Austin Organ, Op. 1040.

Blue October

F.M. Kirby Center,71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701, USA

Blue October will return to the F.M. Kirby Center on Saturday, November 26 at 8:00 p.m. The San Marcos, Texas-based band (vocalist Justin Furstenfeld, multi-instrumentalist Ryan Delahoussaye, guitarist Will Knaak, bassist Matt Noveskey, and drummer Jeremy Furstenfeld) have earned a reputation for being remarkably dynamic, consistently delivering anthemic songs filled with rousing melodies and precision […]

Susquehanna University Jazz Ensemble Concert

Stretansky Concert Hall, Cunningham Center for Music and Art, Susquehanna University,514 University Ave, Selinsgrove, PA

The Susquehanna University Jazz Ensemble is a 17-piece big band which performs a variety of works throughout the year ranging from hits from the Swing era to contemporary works by composers such as Rick Hirsch and Drew Zaremba. http:// This concert will include Bob Mintzer’s beautiful composition A Long Time Ago, featuring Owen Smith on […]

Soweto Gospel Choir (South African Gospel)

Weis Center,1 Dent Drive, Lewisburg, PA 17837, USA

Hope: It’s Been a Long Time Coming Out of the darkness comes a new dawn. In a concert of hope commemorating and remembering the freedom movements in South Africa and the United States, the three-time Grammy-winning Soweto Gospel Choir brings joy and inspiration to us all. An unforgettable night starts with a rousing program of […]

Schemel Forum’s Munley World Affairs Luncheon Series: “How Putin’s Invasion of Ukraine Changed the World”

The University of Scranton,800 Linden Street, Scranton, PA, USA

Dec. 2       Noon. Schemel Forum’s Munley World Affairs Luncheon Series: “How Putin’s Invasion of Ukraine Changed the World” presented by Trudy Rubin, Worldview columnist, The Philadelphia Inquirer. Rose Room, Brennan Hall or remote. Registration required. Fees vary. Call 570-941-7816 or email [email protected] mailto:[email protected] .

Susquehanna University Symphonic Band and Wind Concert

Stretansky Concert Hall, Cunningham Center for Music and Art, Susquehanna University,514 University Ave, Selinsgrove, PA

The Susquehanna University Symphonic Band will perform wind band works by Robert Russell Bennett, Brian Balmages, Rossano Galante, and others for their final performance of the semester. The Symphonic Band is being conducted by interim director Mr. David Rohrer, a 1976 graduate of Susquehanna University.