Mahoney Brothers to appear at MCA April 12
MOUNT CARMEL - The Mahoney Brothers will present "The World's Greatest Musical Impersonation Show: Jukebox Heroes Live," at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at Mount Carmel Area High School auditorium.
Elvis, Neil Diamond, Willie Nelson, Jerry Lee Lewis, Buddy Holly, Jimmie Buffet, The Everly Brothers, The Beatles, The Beach Boys and others will be represented.
The Mahoney Brothers use the same replica instruments used by the original performers and groups. During the winter months, they perform on cruise ships in Finland and Scandinavia. Their 50th year Beatles performances in Pennsylvania and New Jersey casinos have been played to standing room only crowds.
New this year will be a display of antique cars on the upper level of the parking lot, weather permitting.
For the first time, Scranton and Wilkes-Barre area Keystone Kids Starmakers, young entertainers ranging in age from 6 to 16 with girls dressed in their poodle dresses and guys dressed in black leather jackets and slicked back hair, will entertain before the main show in the hall outside the auditorium. They will also dance to 1950s and '60s music in the auditorium.
Doors open at 6:15 p.m. Antique vehicles will be on display starting at 5 p.m.
Tickets may be purchased at Academy Sports in Mount Carmel or Subway at Walmart in Coal Township or by calling Joe Cesari at 570-373-3561.
All proceeds will benefit area youth programs.