Scranton Cultural Center to present ‘Some Enchanted Evening’ concert and ‘Life. Celebrated.’ reception

June 19th, 2015 9:12 am

First Posted: 11/12/2014

The Scranton Cultural Center (SCC) at the Masonic Temple will host a celebration of music and the arts, with Some Enchanted Evening, a concert featuring audience favorites from Broadway to the Met, Saturday, Nov. 15. The concert will be preceded by a “Life. Celebrated.” reception.

This event, hosted by the past Presidents’ of the Board of Directors of the Scranton Cultural Center, will honor members of the community who support the SCC and promote the arts.

The concert will span the musical spectrum featuring songs from beloved Broadway musicals, such as, “Guys and Dolls,” “South Pacific” and “Phantom of the Opera,” to operatic classics like “Pirates of Penzance,” “Carmen,” “Rigoletto,” and more.

Chris DiMattio will serve as guest host of the concert, which will feature four up-and-coming musical stars as well as NYC’s Rockland Camerata, the Delaware Valley Choral Society and the Festival Symphony. Matt Rupcich will serve as conductor.

The reception will begin in the Grand Ballroom with music, cocktails, heavy hors d’oeuvres, community award presentations, a live auction, and a reveal of the SCC’s new logo.

The event is sponsored by: Gress Refrigerated Services and Logistics, Accentuate Caterers, UNICO Scranton and PPL Electric.

The “Life. Celebrated.” reception will begin at 6 p.m., with the “Some Enchanted Evening” concert at 8 p.m. All proceeds generated will benefit the Matthew Flynn Memorial Scholarship Fund and the Scranton Cultural Center’s Creative and Performing Arts Academy. To purchase tickets, visit the Fidelity Box Office at the Scranton Cultural Center in person, or call 570-344-1111.