ABBA's timeless songs were written to be enjoyed live and ABBA MANIA gives you exactly that 2 hours of uplifting, dance inducing and sometimes heartbreaking songs, fully live with fantastic staging, lighting and effects.
Now this world-class production will be appearing at the Community Arts Center, Williamsport, PA. more»
By now, most “Catcher in the Rye” fans know the big news from the recent bio of J. D. Salinger: This reclusive author, who published nothing after 1965, continued writing daily till his death in 2010; several of the resulting works are slated for release over the next few years. more»
On Saturday, October 19th, the stage of the Community Arts Center in Williamsport will once again showcase several of the areas finest gifted musicians. Starting at 4pm and continuing non-stop until 10:30pm, area talent will provide 40 minute sets highlighting a variety of musical genres and artistic presentations.
WVIA-FM presents Three Imaginary Boys and Michi Egger on the next live broadcast of WVIA's Homegrown Music Concert on Monday, Oct. 14 at 8 p.m. from the Sordoni High-Definition Theater located in the WVIA Studios in Pittston, PA.
The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society has announced the topic of its October 10th Coffee Hour. Julianna Csoka-Cooper will be presenting ‘Harvesting Edible Herbs’. The talk will be held on Thursday, October 10, at 10am in the Community Room of the Taber Museum. The talk is free and open to the public. more»
WVIA FM invites the public to its next Simply Grand Concert. Gary and Bernadette Boerckel will present Do You Remember This Music from the Movies from the Silents to the 1960's on Sunday, Oct. 13 at 3 p.m. in the Sordoni High Definition Theater at WVIA Studios in Pittston, PA. Seating is free, but limited. To make reservations call 570-655-2808 or reserve seats online at www.wvia.org. more»
140 W. Fourth Street • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Beyond the Surface: Street art and graffiti will be moving from the streets and onto the pristine walls of the Converge Gallery for the month of September. more»
The WVIA Original Documentary Film Series, "WaterWise" produced in partnership with The Foundation for Pennsylvania Watersheds, takes viewers to some of Pennsylvania's most beautiful natural environments, to see how common people are combating the consequences of fresh water pollution. Watch the broadcast premiere of part 1 "WaterWise: Preserving Western Pennsylvania's Watersheds" on Monday, Oct. more»
The WVIA Original Series "The K-12 Conversation" is a contemporary topics discussion about all things education: for parents, students, teachers, administrators, academics and policymakers. The series takes a sweeping look at education in America to get to the heart of what we want and what we are getting from our public education system. more»
Unstoppable (coming in paperback on September 17) is the story of Harrison, a 13 year old boy who was raised in a series of foster homes, each one worse than the last. We meet him when he is working for a farmer who uses foster kids to do the heavy work. He is big, he is strong and he is very, very angry. more»
On Saturday, Sept. 7, Ben Payavis II, vice-president of WVIA Production & VIA Studios Global, a division of WVIA Public Media won an Emmy Award during the 31st annual Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards in Philadelphia, PA. more»
To commemorate September as National Recovery Month, WVIA presents the broadcast premiere of the WVIA Original Special Presentation "Sex, Drugs, and Rock N' Roll: The Journey of Addiction" on Monday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. on WVIA-TV.
Before the events to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Grey Towers' dedication begin on September 19, WVIA brings together 2 special guests whose families go back to the start of this amazing site. Watch the season premiere of State of Pennsylvania on Thursday, Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. on WVIA-TV.
The panelist on the live season premiere of Call the Doctor on Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 7 p.m. on WVIA-TV discuss and answer your questions so you can learn everything you don't want to know about Child Abuse.
The Tiadaghton Quilt Guild, located in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, will present its biennial quilt show October 18 through the 20th, 2013. The show will be located on the campus of Pennsylvania College of Technology. more»
Williamsport-based band, 44MAG is set to release their long awaited new album entitled "Outlaw Psychosis" on August 30th 2013. The band will celebrate the album release during their set at the 22nd Annual WZXR Birthday Bash taking place at The Cellblock in Williamsport. more»
The Williamsport Symphony Orchestra's Billtown Brass invites you to a "Music Across the Pond" concert Sunday, August 18, 7:00 PM at the Brandon Park Band Shell. The Billtown Brass, under the direction of Rick Coulter, will take the audience on a musical journey across Great Britain and America. more»
WILLIAMSPORT, PA -- Fans of Little League Baseball and sports history can prepare for the upcoming Little League Baseball World Series, or enjoy the event long after it is over with "Play Ball! The Story of Little League Baseball," available at a massive discount only at Otto's, a Book Lovers Paradise, 107 W 4th St. more»
Family and friends of the late Pennsylvania Governor William Warren Scranton will gather on the morning of Wednesday, Aug. 14 to celebrate his life. WVIA FM will broadcast the memorial service live from the Covenant Presbyterian Church in Scranton starting at 10:30 a.m., while WVIA TV will present a special television broadcast of the memorial in its entirety starting at 7 p.m.
WVIA Public Media receives 2 nominations as the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announces the nominees for 31st Annual Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards which will be presented Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, in Philadelphia, PA.
Montrose located in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania will be the next town featured in WVIA's "Our Town" documentary series. "Our Town Montrose" will be a "day-in-the-life" one-hour video scrapbook focusing on the people, places and happenings of Montrose, PA., as seen through the eyes of its residents.