Holiday Performances

Friday, December 9, 2022 | 7PM | Scranton Cultural Center
Saturday, December 10, 2022 | 7PM | F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes Barre

Ring in the Holidays by enjoying the festive sounds of the Philharmonic’s Holiday Concerts featuring the Ballet Theatre of Scranton, the Choral Society of Northeastern PA, the Bloomsburg University Concert Choir and a special visit from you-know-who! This is a fun, family friendly concert that will get you into the spirit of the most wonderful time of the year!

Tickets are $36 – $69 and $16 for student tickets. You must call the box office to purchase student tickets at 570-270-4444.

The NEPA Philharmonic encourages concert goers to participate in their “Season of Warmth” and invite them to bring new unwrapped winter hats, gloves, and scarves for women and children in need. These items will be donated to the Women’s Resource Center in Scranton and Family Services in Wilkes-Barre in time for the holidays.

Thursday, February 2, 2023 - 7PM
Marian Chapel, Marywood University, Scranton

During this Season of Discovery, the NEPA Philharmonic invites you to discover the incredible and refined talent of our newly appointed concertmaster, violinist Ruotao Mao, and pianist Dr. Rick Hoffenberg. Join us on February 2nd at Marywood University’s stunning Marian Chapel for a program showcasing the symbiotic and versatile relationship between two of the most loved instruments, the violin & piano.
This is a General Admission performance. Ticket prices are $35. Student tickets are $16 and can be purchased by calling the Box Office at 570-270-4444 or in person the night of the performance.

The NEPP Mentoring Program

The NEPP Mentoring Program offers a unique learning opportunity for high school musicians from this region. Not just limited to students who hope to pursue a career in music, the program is designed to foster a love of music, build the next generation of audiences and teach the students the discipline required to achieve musical excellence.

Mainstage Series

The Masterworks Series and Pops concerts are the cornerstone of our annual programming and consist of traditional, contemporary and holiday selections.

Chamber Series

Hear our incredible Philharmonic players up close and personal. Broaden your knowledge of the composers you love.


As people who love music, we have an opportunity to make the study and appreciation of music relevant for our young people.


Our youth oriented live concerts with coordinating classroom materials are presented to over 3,000 students each year.

Schools & Education
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Our organization is proud to introduce music that enriches the lives of the children and young people by offering unique programs that bring great value to our lives.

Plan Your Visit

You will see many people in the audience who dress formally, but you will also see other people who are dressed quite casually. If you would like to see typical audience attire, we suggest you visit our photo gallery.

Approximately two hours, including intermission.

We think the Holiday and Pops concerts are kid-friendly. There is plenty of action and stimulus to entertain a young audience. The Masterworks concerts are up to your discretion. If your child is able to sit quietly, then please bring them.

Yes. Please arrive approximately 30 minutes prior to the concert to purchase tickets at the box office.

The NEPA Philharmonic’s mission is to present live symphonic performances and music education at the highest level of artistic excellence, enriching, and engaging the people of our region.