Summer Film & Discussion Series Announced

Penn State Wilkes-Barre in association with the Dietrich Theater proudly present this five-week series that will delight every member of your family as we look and listen critically to the music that has accompanied some of America's best-loved films.

Penn State Wilkes-Barre is partnering The Dietrich Theater to host a film and discussion series exploring Music?The Magic in Film: 1776, Wall-E, Out of Africa, To Kill A Mockingbird, and Star Wars.

All film screenings will be held at The Dietrich Theater (60 East Tioga Street, Tunkhannock) on Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m. beginning July 22nd and running through August 26th. Pre-film lecture notes and stimulating post-film discussion will accompany each screening in the series. Cost of the series is $40 per person.

Continuing Education is pleased to have Bill Bachman as the instructor for the spring movie series. Bill has taught a variety of communications course offerings on the Wilkes-Barre campus since 1986. He currently teaches basic public speaking, public speech writing, mass media and society, propaganda and persuasion, and media affects.

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education is part of Penn State Outreach, the largest unified outreach organization in American higher education, serving more than 5 million people each year, delivering more than 2,000 programs to people in all 67 Pennsylvania counties, all 50 states, and 80 countries worldwide.

For more information, please contact Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education at 570-675-9253 or [email protected]. You may also visit to register online or print out additional information.