Aug
13
Mon
2018
LD Session 4/SS Session 3: Willy Wonka, Jr – Full Scale Production!
Aug 13 @ 9:00 AM – Aug 17 @ 4:00 PM
LD Session 4/SS Session 3: Willy Wonka, Jr - Full Scale Production! @ Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple | Scranton | Pennsylvania | United States

It’s a “World of Pure Imagination” during our SUPER SWEET Summer Camp finale!  Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka, Jr., based on the beloved book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, will come to life on the SCC’s Historic Main Stage as campers of all ages unite for this memorable FULL CAMP production!  The show tells the story of young Charlie Bucket who, against all odds, lands himself the opportunity of a lifetime: a chance to tour the famed and mysterious Chocolate Factory of candymaker, Willy Wonka!  What starts out as the best day of young Charlie’s life ends as one that will change his life FOREVER!  Young performers won’t want to miss out on this opportunity that is certain to be SCRUMDIDDLYUMPTIOUS and create EVERLASTING memories!

THREE PERFORMANCES: Friday, August 17 at 1:00 PM (Invited Guests) and 7:00 PM and Saturday, August 18 at 11:00 AM on the SCC’s Historic Main Stage!

For young performers in PreK-12th.  Camp day runs from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Half-day option available for PreK and Kindergarten.
A limited number of need-based scholarships available.

Registration Form
Need-Based Scholarship Form
2018 Summer Camp Brochure

The 2018 SCC Youth Theatre Program Summer Camp is sponsored by United Gilsonite Laboratories, PenFed Credit Union, Wells Fargo and DePietro’s Pharmacy.  Supported by Lackawanna County and the PA Council on the Arts.

Aug
17
Fri
2018
SCC Youth Theatre Program’s production of Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka, Jr!
Aug 17 @ 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM

The Scranton Cultural Center’s Youth Theatre Summer Camp Program will
present ROALD DAHL’S WILLY WONKA, JR!

The delicious adventures experienced by Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka’s mysterious chocolate factory light up the stage in this captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl’s fantastical tale. Featuring the enchanting songs from the 1971 film starring Gene Wilder in addition to a host of fun new songs, Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka JR. is a scrumdidilyumptious musical guaranteed to delight everyone’s sweet tooth.

Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka JR. follows enigmatic candy manufacturer Willy Wonka as he stages a contest by hiding golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. Whomever comes up with these tickets will win a free tour of the Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of candy. Four of the five winning children are insufferable brats, but the fifth is a likeable young lad named Charlie Bucket, who takes the tour in the company of his equally amiable grandfather. The children must learn to follow Mr. Wonka’s rules in the factory – or suffer the consequences.

THREE PERFORMANCES: Friday, August 17 at 1:00 PM (Invited Guests) and 7:00 PM and Saturday, August 18 at 11:00 AM on the SCC’s Historic Main Stage!

The 2018 SCC Youth Theatre Program Summer Camp is sponsored by United Gilsonite Laboratories, PenFed Credit Union, Wells Fargo and DePietro’s Pharmacy.  Supported by Lackawanna County and the PA Council on the Arts.

Aug
18
Sat
2018
SCC Youth Theatre Program’s production of Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka, Jr!
Aug 18 @ 11:00 AM – 12:45 PM

The Scranton Cultural Center’s Youth Theatre Summer Camp Program will
present ROALD DAHL’S WILLY WONKA, JR!

The delicious adventures experienced by Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka’s mysterious chocolate factory light up the stage in this captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl’s fantastical tale. Featuring the enchanting songs from the 1971 film starring Gene Wilder in addition to a host of fun new songs, Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka JR. is a scrumdidilyumptious musical guaranteed to delight everyone’s sweet tooth.

Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka JR. follows enigmatic candy manufacturer Willy Wonka as he stages a contest by hiding golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. Whomever comes up with these tickets will win a free tour of the Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of candy. Four of the five winning children are insufferable brats, but the fifth is a likeable young lad named Charlie Bucket, who takes the tour in the company of his equally amiable grandfather. The children must learn to follow Mr. Wonka’s rules in the factory – or suffer the consequences.

THREE PERFORMANCES: Friday, August 17 at 1:00 PM (Invited Guests) and 7:00 PM and Saturday, August 18 at 11:00 AM on the SCC’s Historic Main Stage!

The 2018 SCC Youth Theatre Program Summer Camp is sponsored by United Gilsonite Laboratories, PenFed Credit Union, Wells Fargo and DePietro’s Pharmacy.  Supported by Lackawanna County and the PA Council on the Arts.

Sep
21
Fri
2018
Masters of the Telecaster featuring GE Smith, Jim Weider and Tom Principato
Sep 21 @ 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Scranton Cultural Center presents

Masters of the Telecaster featuring GE Smith, Jim Weider and Tom Principato

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jimweider.com / gesmithmusic.com / tomprincipato.com

Click Here for more information & artist biographies.

NEPA native and legendary band leader from Saturday Night Live and Live Aid, GE Smith has also played guitar for Hall & Oates, Bob Dylan, and just completed the Roger Waters – The Wall Live World Tour.  He’s among rock royalty and also played with David Bowie, Mick Jagger, Hot Tuna and Tina Turner.

Jim Weider, who is best known for The Band, Levon Helm Band and The Weight Band, is a master of classic telecaster and traditional blues slide guitar techniques.  A Woodstock NY native, he’s one of a select group of musicians to have an endorsement from Fender, and has built an international reputation among fellow musicians worldwide.

DC–based Blues King and Powerhouse front man, Tom Principato has been setting the telecaster on fire all across the globe with some of the finest performers for over 25 years. With twenty albums under his belt, he’s had endorsement deals with Fender, Seymour Duncan pick ups and Roger Mayer guitar effects pedals.

Don’t miss this historic night of blues & roots rock & roll, playing tunes from Roy Buchanan, Little Richard, Bo Diddley, Sam Cooke and more!   The three Masters will be joined by Randy Ciarante (drums & vocals) and Lincoln Schleife (bass, vocals) to complete this most righteous and rockin’ band.

Masters of the Telecaster is sponsored by United Gilsonite Laboratories, Medico Industries and LT Verrastro.  Supported by Lackawanna County and the PA Council on the Arts.

General Admission, first-come first-served, cabaret-style seating in the SCC Grand Ballroom.
Cash bar with light fare available for purchase.

Sep
23
Sun
2018
Jump Jive & Jazz: A Salute to Jazz Drummers feat. The Upper Valley Winds Big Band and more!
Sep 23 @ 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

 

 

Scranton Cultural Center’s
Jump Jive & Jazz: A Salute to Jazz Drummers!


Tickets are General Admission, $25.00 in Advance, $30.00 Day of Show

FEATURING
The Upper Valley Winds Big Band under the Direction of Patrick Marcinko II
The Tyler Dempsey Trio
Erin Malloy – with Doug Smith (bass) and Jim Waltich (piano)

with Special Guest: The Bill Goodwin Quartet

Click Here for artist bios and more information.

Sponsored by United Gilsonite Laboratories, UGI, Lackawanna Insurance Group and LT Verrastro. Supported by Lackawanna County and the PA Council on the Arts.
 
General Admission, First-Come, First-Served Seating.
Held in the Grand Ballroom of the Scranton Cultural Center. The seating chart does not reflect the layout for this event.
NO REFUNDS / NO EXCHANGES