1. ‘Auntie Mame’
Actors Circle presents the comedy “Auntie Mame” starting this weekend at Providence Playhouse, 1256 Providence Road, Scranton.
The play runs from Thursday, April 19, through Sunday, April 29, with shows Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m.
“Auntie Mame” — which predates “Mame,” the musical version of the story — follows the life of eccentric Mame Dennis, who refuses to bow to convention and continues to live her lavish lifestyle as she raises her late brother’s 10-year-old son.
Tickets cost $12 for general admission, $10 for seniors and $8 for students. For reservations call 570-342-9707 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. Pennsylvania Cannabis Festival
The fourth annual Pennsylvania Cannabis Festival returns to Nay Aug Park, 500 Arthur Ave., Scranton, on Sunday, April 22.
The family- and pet-friendly event helps raise awareness for the legalization of cannabis in Pennsylvania. The action kicks off at 8 a.m., and entertainment at the green stage starts at 9. Organizers expect more than 280 vendors, 16 food vendors, 15 musical acts and 12 speakers at the festival.
Admission is free. For more information, visit penncannafest.com or visit the event’s Facebook page.
3. The Mahoney Brothers
Head back to the ’50s and ’60s with the Mahoney Brothers.
The group will perform in “Saturday Night Live with the Oldies” on Saturday, April 21, at Peoples Security Bank Theater at Lackawanna College, 501 Vine St., Scranton. Doors open 6:30 p.m., and the show begins 7.
The Mahoney Brothers’ show includes tributes to Neil Diamond, Willie Nelson, the Beach Boys, Elvis Presley, the Beatles and much more.
Tickets cost $25 for reserved seats, $35 for premium seats and $45 for VIP seats. For more information, call 570-955-1490 or 570-499-4904 or visit lackawanna.edu.
Enjoy a night of a cappella music with Semi-Toned.
The group of 12 men from the United Kingdom will perform Friday, April 20, at 7:30 p.m. at the Theater at North, 1539 N Main Ave., Scranton. Valley View High School’s “Voices of the Valley Choir” will kick off the night.
Semi-Toned has toured the world and earned the title of national champions at the U.K. Voice Festival in April 2015.
Tickets cost $25. For more information, visit thetheateratnorth.org or call 877-987-6487.
5. Keystone College Music and Arts Fair
A free event featuring artists, actors and musicians comes to Keystone College, La Plume, on Sunday, April 22.
Starting at 2 p.m., the Music and Arts Fair will feature performances by local musicians, including the Quietmen, KC Jazz Combo and Primary Colors. The Keystone College Mobile Glass Studio also will demonstrate glassblowing and sell its work.
At 5 p.m., the main concert will take place in the college’s Theatre in Brooks. It will feature poetry readings, Vocal Accord Barbershop Quartet, a Keystone Players theater performance, Lackawanna Trail High School Vocal Music Ensemble and more.
Food will be available for purchase. For more information, visit keystone.edu/music or the Music at Keystone page on Facebook.