WILKES-BARRE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) – A new entertainment venue Eyewitness News told you about earlier this month is now open!

Joe burke of west Pittston was among the featured performers at last night’s opening of “Karl hall”.

It’s located in the basement of the 80-year-old polish union building in downtown Wilkes-Barre.   

The general manager hopes the new venue attracts quality performers.

“I want people in new York city who perform there and people who perform in Philadelphia and Allentown to know we need to come and play Karl hall.” said A.J. Jump, the Co-Owner of Karl Hall.

Besides music, jump plans to bring comedy entertainment to the new venue.