Today – America, Penn’s Peak, 325 Maur y Road, Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m.; tickets are $37 and $45; www.pennspeak.com or 610-8269000 or 866-605-7325.
Today through Oct. 1 – “Shared Memories,” an invitational group exhibition of photographs and paintings from the 2017 MMI trip to Italy, 90 W. County Road, Sugarloaf Twp.; opening reception today from 2 to 4 p.m.; exhibit open Friday through Sunday from 2 to 4 .m. or by appointment at 570-9563336.
Thursday – “An Intimate Evening of Songs and Stories with Graham Nash,” Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg, 8 p.m.; tickets range from $46 to $395; 570-420-2808 or www.shermantheater.com.
Friday – Charlie Daniels Band, Penn’s Peak, 325 Maur y Road, Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m.; tickets are $40 for reser ved seating and $45 for premium reser ved; www.pennspeak.com or 610-826-9000 or 866-605-7325.
Friday – The Damn Truth, from Montreal, performing rock music, Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m.; admission is $18; www.mcohjt.com or 570-325-0249.
Friday to Sept. 24 and Sept. 29 to Oct. 1 – “The Glass Menagerie,” by Tennessee Williams, presented by The University Players, Royal Theater, McDade Center for Literar y and Performing Ar ts, University of Scranton, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m.; admission is $10 for adults and $7 for faculty, staff, students and senior citizens; 570941-4318 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday to Sept. 24 – “Spies Like Us,” presented by the Pennsylvania Theatre of Performing Ar ts, J.J. Ferrara Center, Broad Street, Hazleton, Sept. 22 and 23 at 7 p.m. and Sept. 24 at 3 p.m.; all seats are $25 and include dinner ; 570454-5451.
Saturday – Ana Popovic, promoting her new triple album “Trilogy,” Penn’s Peak, 325 Maur y Road, Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m.; tickets are $22 in advance and $27 the day of the show; www.pennspeak.com or 610-826-9000 or 866-605-7325.
Saturday – Willy Por ter, with Carmen Nickerson, Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m.; admission is $25; www.mcohjt.com or 570-3250249.
In the future
Sept. 25 – Comedian Brian Regan, a regular on “The Tonight Show” starring Jimmy Fallon, F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Ar ts, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, 7 p.m.; www.ticketmaster.com, www.kirbycenter.org or 570-8261100.
Sept. 27 – River City Brass, a modified British-style brass band, often called “The Boston Pops of Brass,” directed by inter nationally renowned tuba soloist and British conductor James Gour lay from Scotland, featuring a 20-piece ensemble performing music of Broadway and more, as par t of the Greater Hazleton Concer t Series, Hazleton Area High School, 1601 W. 23rd St., Hazle Twp., 7:30 p.m.; tickets by season membership are $100 for adults, $50 for students, including college students with appropriate ID, and $225 for a family; individual tickets are $30 for adults and $10 for students, with no additional fees; 570-788-4864, 570436-6615 or www.hazletonconcertseries.org .
Sept. 28 – The Young Novelists, from Toronto, performing their rich, but rustic sound, Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m.; admission is free; www.mcohjt.com or 570-3250249.
Sept. 29 – Jim Breuer, one of Comedy Central’s “100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All-Time,” Penn’s Peak, 325 Maur y Road, Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m.; tickets are $25 and $30; www.pennspeak.com or 610-826-9000 or 866-6057325.
Sept. 29 – Shopkins Live!, the first live theatrical production based on the phenomenally successful Shopkins toy brand, F.M. Kirby Cen-- ter for the Performing Arts, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, 6:30 p.m.; www.ticketmaster.com, www.kirby center.org or 570-826-1100.
Sept. 29 through Dec. 22 – “LCCC 50th Anniversar y: Back to the Beginning,” featuring college memorabilia through the past five decades depicting the changes and growth that have made LCCC what it is today, Schulman Galler y, Campus Center, Nanticoke, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; admission is free; 570740-0727, 800-377-5222, ext. 7727 or www.luzerne.edu/schulmangaller y.
Sept. 30 – ’ 70s Flashback, an eight-piece show band performing remarkable re-enactments of the greatest music of the 1970s, Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m.; admission is $20; www.mcohjt.com or 570-325-0249.
Sept. 30 – Matthew West, a four-time Grammy Award-nominated Christian recording ar tist with special guest Jordan Feliz, F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Ar ts, Public Square, WilkesBarre, 7 p.m.; tickets are $25.50, $27.50, $37.50, $78 and $93, plus fees; 570-826-1100 or www .kirbycenter.org.
Oct. 7 – “The Cat in the Hat,” ever yone’s favorite Dr. Seuss tale, Wiltsie Center at the Historic Castle, 700 N. Wyoming St., Hazleton, 2 p.m.; tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children; 570-4555863, email@example.com or www.wiltsiecenter.org.
“The Anthracite Miners and Their Hollowed Ground,” a watercolor exhibit by Sue Hand and her hexagon-shaped historical illustrations of mining, King’s on the Square, Public Square, WilkesBarre; 888-KINGSPA.
“Points of View: Luz er ne
County Landscapes ,” featuring paintings, prints, photographs and maps from the collection of the Luzer ne County Historical Society ,69. S. Franklin St ., Wilkes-Bar re( behind the O st erh out Library ), Tuesday through Saturday from no onto 4 p.m .; admission is free for members, $5 for non-members and $2 for children; www.luzernehistory.org.
Ending today – “Ar t in Balance: Motorcycles and Fine Ar t,” featuring eight motorcycles and 20 works of fine ar t, presented in pairings for the consideration of the viewer, Susquehanna Ar t Museum, 1401 N. Third St., Harrisburg, noon to 5 p.m.; www.SusquehannaArtMuseum.org/galleries/ar t-in-balance.
Through Monday – An exhibit of vintage wood type posters from the collection of the Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum, Bloomsburg University’s The Gallery of Green ly Center ,50 E. Main St., Bloomsburg; admission is free; www.woodtype.org/about.
Through Thursday – Retrospective exhibit with 40 years of photography by Bloomsburg University professor Vera Viditz-Ward, Haas Gallery of Art, Bloomsburg University, 400 E. Second St., Bloomsburg; 570-389-5134.
Through Friday–15th Invitational Emerging Artists Exhibition, featuring a variety of original creative works by nearly 40 local high school students, Widmann Gallery, King’s College, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday, as arranged; 570208-5900, ext. 5328, or www .kings.edu.