Calendar of Events: January 2020

Wind Band Concert

Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department will host its Senior Wind Band Celebration 10thAnniversary performance on Saturday, Jan. 25. The free concert will take place in the Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts on the University’s campus.

The Celebration Band will be led by conductor Lauren Reynolds at 7 p.m. and by Patrick Erwin. at 7:30 p.m. The Honor Band will take the stage at 8 p.m., led by conductor Donald Schofield. 

The festival includes local and regional students from the following high schools : Abington Heights, Blue Mountain, Blue Ridge , Crestwood, Dallas, Delaware Valley, Dunmore, East Stroudsburg (North and South), Eldred Central, Elk Lake, Greater Nanticoke Area, Hazleton Area, Honesdale, Lackawanna Trail, Lakeland, Mountain View, NEPA Homeschool, North Pocono, North Schuylkill, Pocono Mountain East, Pocono Mountain West, Port Jervis, Scranton, Susquehanna Community, Tunkhannock, Valley View, Wilkes-Barre Area, Wyoming Area Secondary, and Wyoming Valley West. 

Contact F. David Romines, at (570) 348-6268, or email dromines@marywood.edu.  

Beijing Bamboo Orchestra

Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department, in conjunction with an invitation to the community by Sister Mary Persico, IHM, Ed.D., president of Marywood University, will host the Bamboo Orchestra of Beijing, China, for a special performance of professional musicians on Monday, Jan. 20. 

The performance will take place in the Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts, at 7:30 p.m., with a pre-show by the Marywood University Percussion Ensemble at 7:20 p.m. on the University’s Campus. The free performances are Marywood’s gift to the community. Marywood University is the only college campus venue at which the world-renowned orchestra will appear during its U.S. tour, which includes performances in major cities.

For information, visit the music, theatre, and dance department, at marywood.edu/mtd/index.html, or call (570) 348-6268.

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