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Allen Memorial Art Museum. 87 N. Main St., Oberlin. 440-775-8665 or oberlin.edu/allenart. A strong permanent collection makes the Allen well worth a trip to Lorain County. The Weltzheimer/Johnson House (a Frank Lloyd Wright Usonian House, 1948-50), 534 Morgan St., is closed for the season. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Free.
Exhibit (Ellen Johnson Gallery): "Latin American and Latino Art at the Allen." Through Sunday, June 28.
Exhibit: "A Life in Prints: Mary A. Ainsworth and the Floating World," woodblock prints bequeathed to the museum in 1950 byu alumna Mary A. Ainsworth. Through Sunday, June 7.
Cleveland Museum of Art. 11150 East Blvd. 216-421-7340 or clevelandart.org. One of the top art collections in the nation has come back into view after completion of its $320 million expansion and renovation. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday (until 9 p.m. Wednesday and Friday). Closed major holidays. Free admission to the permanent collection. Admission may apply to touring exhibitions.
Exhibit (Photography Gallery): "Constructed Identities." How photography has been used to construct identities, from creation of fictional characters and posings of rock stars to politicians' public images. Through Sunday, April 26.
Exhibit: "The Novel and the Bizarre: Salvator Rosa's Scenes of Witchcraft." Prints and drawings of occult imagery from the CMA collection. Through Sunday, June 14.
Music Video (Video Project Room/Gallery 224): Pipilotti Rist's "I'm a Victim of This Song," Chris Marker's "Slon Tango" and Tony Oursler, in collaboration with Sonic Youth, "Tunic (Song for Karen)." Through Sunday, June 7.
Exhibit: "Fresh Prints: The Nineties to Now," how contemporary artists utilize printmaking techniques to express their ideas. Through Sunday, July 26.
Exhibit (Holden Gallery): "Floral Delight: Textiles from Islamic Lands." Botanically inspired textiles. Through Tuesday, July 14.
Exhibit (Prints and Drawings galleries): "Themes and Variations: Musical Drawings and Prints." A selection of about 60 drawings and prints from the museum's permanent collection exploring ways in which music and music-making have been represented in Europe and United States from the 15th- through 20th-century. Through Sunday, May 17.
Exhibit: "Senufo: Art and Identity in West Africa." Featuring nearly 160 loans from museums and private collections which examines the shifting meanings of the term Senufo since the late 19th-century and investigates assumption underlying the labeling of art as Senufo. Through Sunday, May 31. $8; $6, senior citizens and students with valid ID. Free for CMA members ($4, member guests). Children 14 and under required adult supervision.
Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland. 11400 Euclid Ave. 216-421-8671 or mocacleveland.org. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday (until 9 p.m. Thursday). $8; $6, senior citizens; $5, students with valid ID. Free admission on the first Saturday of the month.
Exhibits: Ragnar Kjartansson's "The Visitors" and Jessica Eaton's "Wild Permutations." Through Sunday, May 24. Free.GALLERIES
Artists Archives of the Western Reserve. 1834 East 123rd St., Cleveland. 216-721-9020 or artistsarchives.org. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; noon-4 p.m. Saturday.
Exhibit: "Majority Rising," featuring works by female artists of the Artists Archives (Judy Takacs, Kathleen McKenna, Lee Heinen, Marsha Sweet, Shirley Aley Campbell and Marilyn Szalay). Through Saturday, May 2.
Bonfoey Gallery. 1710 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. 216-621-0178 or bonfoey.com. 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.
Exhibit: "Balance," new works by Marilyn Farinacci and Patricia Zinsmeister Parker. Through Saturday, May 16.
Brick Ceramic + Design Studio. 420 East 161st St., Cleveland. 216-744-4689 or brickceramics.com. 2-9 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; 1-4 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday.
Event: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Grand Opening: 10 a.m. Thursday. 04/30/15 Free, but registration requested. Email email@example.com.
Bruno Casiano Gallery. 5304 Detroit Ave., Cleveland. 216-346-6562 or brunocasiano.com. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays; and by appointment.
Exhibit: "Pioneer Driven Mad," featuring works by Matt Dibble, Dana Depew, Barney Taxel and Dean Shaffer. Through Friday, May 22.
Cleveland Institute of Art. Gund Building's Reinberger Galleries, 11141 East Blvd. 216-421-7407 or cia.edu. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday (until 9 p.m. Friday).
Last Exhibit in Reinberger Galleries: "Women to Watch," featuring Northeast Ohio artists Lauren Yeager, Christi Birchfield, Hildur Asgeirsdottir Jonsson, Mimi Kato and Eva Kwong. Through Saturday, May 2.
Cleveland Print Room. ArtCraft Building, 2550 Superior Ave. 216-401-5981 or clevelandprintroom.com. Noon-6 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday-Saturday; 3-6 p.m. Wednesday.
Exhibit: "Third Person," works by 25 photographic artists on the concepts of portraiture. Through Saturday, April 25.
Cuyahoga Valley Art Center. 2131 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls. 330-928-8092 or cvartcenter.org. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Exhibit: "Akron Camera Club's annual Show," featuring images from Akron area photographers. Through Tuesday, April 28.
E11even 2. At 78th St. Studio, 1300 West 78th St. Suite 112, Cleveland. e11even2.com.
Exhibit: "Don't Panic." Collaborative works by Bob Peck and Rich Cihlar. Through Friday, May 15.
Galleries at Cleveland State University. 1307 Euclid Ave. 216-687-2103 or csuohio.edu/artgallery. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday; noon-8 p.m. Saturday. Monday and Tuesday by appointment.
Exhibit: The 44th annual Student Show and Merit Scholar Exhibition. Through Saturday, May 2.
Hedge Gallery. At 78th St. Studio, 1300 West 78th St., Suite 200, Cleveland. 216-650-4201 or 78thstreetstudios.com. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; or by appointment.
Juried Exhibit: "The Cleveland Institute of Art Student Show." Through Friday, May 8.
Heights Arts Gallery. 2175 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights. 216-371-3457 or heightsarts.org. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; 1:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday.
Exhibit: "Syncope," featuring new works by Rachel Beamer and Achala Wali. Opening reception: 6-9 p.m. Friday. 04/24/15 Through Saturday, June 6.
Howson Gallery at Judson Park. 1801 Chestnut Hills Drive, Cleveland. 216-791-2885 or judsonsmartliving.org. 9 a.m.-8 p.m. daily.
Exhibit: "A Lifetime of Style," featuring paintings by Lou Amer. Through Sunday, May 17.
Juma Gallery. 20100 Chagrin Blvd., Shaker Heights. 216-295-1717 or jumagallery.com. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday.
Exhibit: "Fragments." Works by Leslye Arian. Through Thursday, April 30.
Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory and Educational Foundation. 1754 East 47th St., Cleveland. 216-361-9255 or morganconservatory.org. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.
The third annual Regional Juried Exhibition: '[re]define," featuring works by artists who live or work within a 75-mile radius of Cleveland incorporating the use of paper or paper fibers. Through Saturday, May 16.
Opus Gallery. 27629 Chagrin Blvd., Woodmere. 216-595-1376 or opus-gallery.com. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday.
Exhibit: "Opus Gallery & Friends: 20 Years, 20 Artists." Through Tuesday, April 28.
River Gallery. 19046 Old Detroit Road, Rocky River. 440-331-8406 or rivergalleryarts.com. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday.
Exhibit: "The 10th annual Ceramics Invitational Exhibition," featuring works by 21 artists. Through Thursday, April 30.
Exhibit: "Photo 2015," featuring works by Chad Gordon, Denise Gosciejew, Ryan Gosciejew and Christopher Rolinson. Opening reception: 3-7 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 Through Saturday, May 30.
Sculpture Center. 1834 East 123rd St., Cleveland. 216-229-6527 or sculpturecenter.org. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; noon-4 p.m. Saturday; or by appointment.
Window to Sculpture Emerging Artist series: "Derek Cote's Tera Nullius (No Man's Land)" and "John Douglas Powers: Revenant." Through Thursday, May 28.
Shaheen Modern & Contemporary Art. 740 W. Superior Ave., Cleveland. 216-830-8888 or shaheengallery.com. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; or by appointment.
Exhbit: "Sungazers." Works by Jimmy Baker. Through Friday, April 24.
Spaces. 2220 Superior Viaduct, Cleveland. 216-621-2314 or spacesgallery.org. Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday (until 8 p.m. Thursday).
Meet the Artist: "The Creative Process with Elizabeth Emery." Gallery talk: 1 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 Free.
Summit ArtSpace. 140 E. Market St., Akron. 330-376-8480 or akronareaarts.org. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Sunday.
Exhibit: "Self and Others: The Photographic Portrait." Through Sunday, May 3.
Transformer Station. 1460 West 29th St., Cleveland. 216-938-5429 or transformerstation.org. Noon-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday (until 9 p.m. Thursday); 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Sunday. Free.
Exhibit: "Process and Abstraction." Photographic abstractions by Jessica Eaton, Mariah Robertson and Alison Rossiter. Through Saturday, May 2.
Trinity Cathedral. 2230 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. 216-771-3630 or trinitycleveland.org.
Exhibit: "Diving the Waters: Intimations of the Sacred." A multi-faith exhibit of works in response to stories of water found in scriptures, holy texts and stories of the sacred as transmitted via oral traditions. Through Sunday, May 10.
Valley Art Center. 155 Bell St., Chagrin Falls. 440-247-7507 or valleyartcenter.org. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday.
Exhibit: "Go Figure," artwork (drawing, painting, photography, sculpture, ceramics) inspired by the human figure. Through Wednesday, May 6.
Waterloo Arts. 15605 Waterloo Road, Cleveland. 216-692-9500 or waterlooarts.org. 4 p.m.-10 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; or by appointment. Enter the gallery through the Callaloo Cafe.
Exhibit: "I AM: a trans*" (transgender art exhibit). Through Sunday, May 24.
Willoughby Hills Community Center Art Gallery. 35400 Chardon Road 440-918-8730 or willoughbyhillsgallery.org. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday.
Exhibit: "From Our Eyes to Yours," featuring works from the Western Reserve Photographic Society. Friday-Saturday, Monday-Thursday. 04/24/15-04/30/15 Through Monday, May 4.
Wolfs. 13010 Larchmere Blvd., Cleveland. 216-721-6945 or wolfsgallery.com. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; or by appointment.
Exhibit: "Sensations of the Cleveland School," featuring Clarence Holbrook Carter (1904-2000) and Carl Frederick Gaertner (1898-1952). Opening reception: 6-8 p.m. Friday. 04/24/15 Through Tuesday, June 30.SIGNINGS/READINGS
Cuyahoga County Public Library. Parma-Snow branch, 2121 Snow Road, Parma. 216-661-4240 or cuyahogalibrary.org.
Meet the Author: Bridget Thibeault, "Cupcake Decorating Labs: 52 Techniques, Recipes, and Inspiring Designs for Your Favorite Sweet Treats!." 1 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 Free, but registration requested.
Cuyahoga County Public Library. Independence branch, 6361 Selig Drive, Independence. 216-447-0160 or cuyahogalibrary.org.
Meet the Author: Alan Dutka, "Cleveland Calamities: A History of Storm, Fire, and Pestilence." 7 p.m. Tuesday. 04/28/15 Free, but registration requested.
Cuyahoga County Public Library. Garfield Heights branch, 5409 Turney Road, Garfield Heights. 216-475-8178 or cuyahogalibrary.org. 7 p.m. Thursday. 04/30/15 Free, but registration requested.
Gimme Java Coffee. 3427 Lee Road, Cleveland. (216) 921-1114.
Meet the Author: Javon Bates, "Private Invitation." 3:30 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15
Happy Dog. 5801 Detroit Ave., Cleveland. 216-651-9474 or happydogcleveland.com.
Meet the Author: Mary Norris, "Confessions of a Comma Queen." 7:30 p.m. Thursday. 04/30/15 Free.
Heights Libraries at the Coventry Road Branch. 1925 Coventry Road, Cleveland Heights. 216-321-3400 or heightslibrary.org. Free.
Local Author series: Martha Conway, "Thrieving Forest'. 7 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 Free. To register, call 216-321-3400 or go to heightslibrary.org.
Hudson Library and Historical Society. 96 Library St. 330-653-6658 or hudsonlibrary.org.
Meet the Author: Children's author Gail Carson of the "Ella Enchanted" series. 2 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 Free, but registration requested.
Lakewood Public Library. Main branch, 15425 Detroit Ave 216-226-8275 or lkwdpl.org.
Meet the Author: Vince McKee, "The Cleveland Cavaliers: A History of the Wine & Gold." 7 p.m. Wednesday. 04/29/15 Free.
Meet the Author: Matt Kuhns, "Cotton's Library: The Many Perils of Preserving History." 7 p.m. Thursday. 04/30/15 Free.
Learned Owl Book Shop. 204 N. Main St., Hudson. 330-653-2252 or learnedowl.com.
Meet the Author: Marlit Polsky, "Rouge Hags: Behind the Cosmetics Counter." 1 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 Free.
Event: Diary of a Wimpy Kid's 10th Book Celebration. 2-3:30 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 Free.
Rocky River Public Library. Don Umerley Civic Center, 21016 Hilliard Blvd. 440-333-7610 or rrpl.org.
Event: Book Festival, featuring 50 fiction and non-fiction authors, children's and teen authors, poets and book illustrators/photographers. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 Free.
Twinsburg Public Library. 10050 Ravenna Road 330-425-4268, ext. 2 or twinsburglibrary.org.
Meet the Author: Ryan Ireland, "Beyond the Horizon." 7 p.m. Tuesday. 04/28/15 Free, but registration requested.POETRY/SPOKEN WORD
Cuyahoga County Public Library. Beachwood branch, 25501 Shaker Blvd., Beachwood. 216-831-6868 or cuyahogalibrary.org.
National Poetry Month: Cleveland Heights poet laureate Meredith Holmes on Ekphrastacy, the connection between poetry and viual works of arts. 2 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 Free, but registration requested.DANCE PERFORMANCE
Cleveland Public Theatre. 6415 Detroit Ave. 216-631-2727 or cptonline.org.
Gordon Square Theatre:
DanceWorks 2015: Inlet Dance Theatre's "Four Elements." 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 04/24/15-04/25/15 $12-$25.
Dancing Wheels Company & School. Cleveland Masonic and Performance Arts Center, 3615 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. 216-432-0306 or dancingwheels.org.
Performance: "Rhythm & Wheels: Around the World." 8 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 $30; $18, students, includes after party. VIP tickets available for $100, with reception at 6:30 p.m. and includes Driftwood Caterers, cocktails and silent acution items at.
GroundWorks DanceTheater. Global Center for Health Innovationl, 1 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland. 216-751-0088 or groundworksdance.org.
Benefit: "It Takes Two." Features seven celebrities in duet with seven GroundWorks artists. 6 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 $150 Dance Circle single ticket to $2,000 Sponsor Circle Table (10 seats, includes priority seating).
PlayhouseSquare. Ohio Theatre, 1519 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. 216-241-6000 or playhousesquare.org.
DanceCleveland presents: "Restless Creature," featuring New York City Ballet's Wendy Whelan. 8 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 $25-$65.
Verb Ballets. John Knox Presbyterian Church, 25200 Lorain Road, North Olmsted.
Performance: Richard Dickinson's "Final Voyage of the SS Edmund Fitzgerald on Lake Erie" with music by Geoffrey Peterson. 7 p.m. Friday. 04/24/15 Free, but seating is limited. Call 440-777-3744, ext. 120 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.MUSIC -- ORCHESTRAL/OPERA
Apollo's Fire, The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra. Vivaldi's "Four Seasons Rediscovered," with violinists Oliver Brault, Julie Andreijeski and Johanna Novomcellist, and cellist Rene Schiffer at various locations through Sunday, April 26. Free pre-concert lecture one hour prior to each event by music writer and editor of "Early Music America" Donald Rosenberg. Tickets starts at $20. Details: call 216-320-0012 or go to apollosfire.org. Concert: Apollo's Fire's "Vivaldi's Four Seasons Rediscovered."
Fairmount Presbyterian Church. 2757 Fairmount Blvd., Cleveland Heights. 8 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15
St. Noel Church. 35200 Chardon Road, Willoughby Hills. 4 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15
Cleveland Cinemas' Apollo Theatre. 19 E. College Ave., Oberlin. 440-774-3920 or clevelandcinemas.com.
New York's Metropolitan Opera HD Live series: Mascagni's "Cavalleria Rusticana" and Leoncavallo's "Pagliacci." Fabio Luisi, conductor; with Patricia Racette, Marcelo Alvarez, George Gagnidze, Lucas Meachem, Eva-Maria Westbroek and Zeljko Lucic. Saturday: 12:30 p.m. (live). Wednesday: 6:30 p.m. (encore). $20; $15, senior citizens; $12, students/children.
Cleveland Orchestra. Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Ave. 216-231-1111 or clevelandorchestra.com.
Concert: Stravinsky's "Petrouchka." Susanna Malkkim, conductor; Jeremy Denk, piano. Works by Sibelius, Bartok and Stravinsky. 8 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 $49-$162.
Cleveland Orchestra at Home in Broadway Slavic Village. Elizabeth Baptist Church, 6114 Francis Ave. 216-231-1111 or clevelandorchestra.com.
Concert: "Choral Celebration," featuring the Cleveland Orchestra Chamber Chorus and Elizabeth Baptist Choir. Robe4rt Porco, conductor. Noon Sunday. 04/26/15 Free.
Cleveland Women's Orchestra. Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Ave. 216-231-1111 or clevelandwomensorchestra.org.
Concert: The 80th Anniversary Concert." Robert L. Cronquist, music director; with guest violin artist Michael Ferri. Works by Weber, Tchaikovsky and Mussorgsky (Tushmalov). 3:30 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 $10-$20. Donors tickets: $35-$1,000. Two complimentary tickets will be given for each donor order. Call 440-356-1303.
Les Delices, Music of the French Baroque. "The Angel and the Devil," featuring Josh Lee and Emily Walhout, viola da gamba, at the following locations. Features works by Marais, Forqueray, Couperin, and others. Details: go to lesdelices.org or call 216-534-9208. Family Concet: Les Delices' "The Angel & the Devil."
Plymouth Church UCC. 2860 Coventry Road, Shaker Heights. 3 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 Free.
William Busta Gallery. 2731 Prospect Ave., Cleveland. 8 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 $25-$35.
Oberlin College. Finney Chapel, 90 N. Professor St. Central ticket service: 1-800-371-0178 or oberlin.edu.
Artist Recital series: The Cleveland Orchestra. Jeremy Denk, piano. Works by Bartok, Stravinsky and Sibelius. 8 p.m. Friday. 04/24/15 $35; $30, senior citizens and and alumni; $10, students.MUSIC -- RECITALS/COMMUNITY
Beachwood Arts Council. Beachwood Community Center, 25225 Fairmount Blvd. 216-595-3400 or beachwoodarts.org.
Concert: Just Jazz ensemble. 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 Suggested Donation: $10.
Brecksville United Methodist Church. 65 Public Square 440-526-8938 or brecksvilleumc.com.
Concert: Cuyahoga Community College Chorale's "Once Upon a Time: A Concert of Love and Fun." 7:30 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 Offering to raise fund for Memorial Day weekend concert in Washington D.C. Details: call 216-269-7575.
Case Western Reserve University. Harkness Chapel, 11200 Bellflower Road, Cleveland. 216-368-1160 or performingarts.case.edu.
Chamber Music Performance: Piano and String Chamber Music Ensemble and Case Chamber Music Ensemble. 7 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 Free.
Case Western Reserve University. Cleveland Institute of Music, 11021 East Blvd., Cleveland. performingarts.case.edu.
Concert: Case Symphonic Winds. 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 Free.
Chagrin Concert Series. Valley Lutheran Church, 87 E. Orange St., Chagrin Falls. 440-836-3179 or chagrinconcertseries.com.
Concert: "Songs of Spring: Love and Life," featuring Lara Nie, mezzo-soprano; Hristo Popov, violin; and Brandt Fredriksen, piano. 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 Offering.
Chagrin Valley Choral Union. SS. Cosmas and Damian Parish, 10439 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg. chagrinvalleychoralunion.org.
Concert: Classical Works of the Season, featuring Antonin Dvorak's "Mass in D." J.D. Goddard, artistic director; Patrick Wickliffe, accompanist. 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 Free.
Church of the Saviour. 2537 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights. 216-321-8880 or chsaviour.org.
Arts in the Cathedral series: Spring Choir Concert. 2:30 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 Free.
Cleveland Institute of Music. 11021 East Blvd. 216-795-3211 or cim.edu. Most events free unless indicated. Seating passes will be distributed in lobby 30 minutes before the concert and may be reserved one week in advance.
Spring Chamber Music Concert (Kulas Hall): Percussion Ensemble. Richard Weiner, director. 8 p.m. Monday. 04/27/15
Spring Chamber Music Concert (Mixon Hall): Woodwind Ensembles. Elizabeth Camus, director. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. 04/28/15
Spring Chamber Music Concert (Mixon Hall): Intensive String Quartet Seminar Gala Concert. 7 p.m. Wednesday. 04/29/15
Fairmount Presbyterian Church. 2757 Fairmount Blvd., Cleveland Heights. 216-321-5800 or fairmountchurch.org.
Concert: Robert Moncrief, organ. Works by Max Reger, J.S. Bach, Francois Couperin, Herbert Howells, Cesar Franck, Gerre Hancock, William Albright and John Knowles Paine. 4 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 Offering.
Fine Arts Association. Corning Auditorium, 38660 Mentor Ave., Willoughby. 440-951-7500 or fineartsassociation.org.
Senior Matinee series: "Show Tune Showcase," featuring vocalists Bob Godfrey, Kim Godfrey, Caitlyn Dubeansky and Emily Baker; with musician Sanni Kearns. Godfrey shares some of his favorite Broadway musical tunes from his acting, directing and teaching experiences. 1 p.m. Wednesday. 04/29/15 $15.
Kent State University. Cartwright Hall's University Auditorium, 650 Hilltop Drive 330-672-2787 or kent.edu. Free parking available off of Terrace Drive.
Concert: KSU Orchestra with the Kent Chorus, Kent Chorale and Men's and Women's Choruses. 7:30 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 $15; $13, senior citizens; $8, non-Kent State students; free for youth 18 and younger.
Kent State University. Center for the Performing Arts' Ludwig Recital Hall, 1325 Theatre Drive 330-672-2787 or kent.edu/music.
World Music Concert: KSU Thai Ensemble, music faculty and guest performers. Traditional and contemporary music and dance from Africa. 8 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday. 04/28/15-04/29/15 Free.
Lakeland Community College. Dr. Wayne L. Rodehorst Performing Arts Center in Building D, Interstate 90 and Ohio 306, Kirtland. 440-525-7134 or lakelandcc.edu/arts.
Concert: Lakeland Civic Orchestras's "Transformations." Matthew C. Saunders, director. Works by Johann Strauss, Dittersdorf, Lizst and Loewe. 4 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 $7; $6, senior citizens; $2, students.
Lorain County Community College. Stocker Arts Center, 1005 N. Abbe Road, Elyria. 440-366-4040 or stockerartscenter.com.
Concert (Hoke Theatre): Civic Concert Band Spring Concert. Mark Wainwright, director. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. 04/29/15 Free.
Oberlin College. Finney Chapel, 90 N. Professor St. Central ticket service: 1-800-371-0178 or oberlin.edu.
Arthur Dann Piano Competition. Up to six finalists perform half-hour programs for guest judges. 1-4:30 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 Free.
St. Peter's Episcopal Church. 4901 Main Ave., Ashtabula. 440-992-8100 or stpetersashtabula.org.
Concert: "Great Music Without Barriers," featuring the Amici String Quartet (members from the Cleveland Orchestra). Works by Beethoven. 2 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 Free.
Temple Emanu El. 4545 Brainard Road, Orange. 216-454-1300.
Concert: "Rock the Keys Grand Benefit," featuring the Dueling Pianos of T and Rich. 7 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 $55, includes open bar, tapas and desserts, silent and live auctions. Come dress as your favorite rock star. Call 216-454-1214 or email email@example.com.
Tri-C East Orchestra. Cuyahoga Community College's Eastern Campus' Building ESS' Auditorium, 4250 Richmond Road (Parking Lot B-3, accessed from Harvard Road), Highland Hills. 216-464-6170 or tri-c.edu/events/.
Concert: "Famous Melodies III." Allan Hinkle, conductor. Works by Tchaikovsky, Bizet; Dvorak; Verdi and Mascagni. 4 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 Free.
Trinity Cathedral. 2230 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. 216-771-3630 or trinitycleveland.org.
Brownbag Concert: Cellocentric, featuring Doug Wood and friends. 12:10 p.m. Wednesday. 04/29/15 Offering. Bring a lunch of purchase one for $5.
Trinity Lutheran Church. 2031 West 30th St., Cleveland. 216-751-7574 or clevelandbeckerath.org.
Brownbag Concert: St. Ignatius High School Chorus. Jason Falkofsky, director. 12:15 p.m. Wednesday. 04/29/15 Free.
University of Akron. Guzzetta Recital Hall, 157 University Ave. 330-972-8301 or uakron.edu/music.
Concert: UA's Spring Choral Concert. Maria Bucoy-Calavan, director. 5:30 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 Free.
University of Akron. E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall, 198 Hill St. 330-972-7570 or ejthomashall.com.
Kulas Concert series: UA Symphonic Band with faculty pianist Philip Thomson. Galen Karriker, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Monday. 04/27/15 $12; $6, non-UA students.
University of Akron. Guzzetta Recital Hall, 157 University Ave. 330-972-8301 or uakron.edu/music.
Concert: UA Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combos. 8 p.m. Tuesday. 04/28/15 Free.
Concert: UA's University Singers. 8 p.m. Wednesday. 04/29/15 Free.
University of Akron. First Congregational Church, 292 E. Market St. 330-972-8301 or uakron.edu/music.
Concert: UA Symphony Orchestra with guest cellist Andres Diaz. Works by Dvorak, Respighi, and the winner of the School of Music's annual composition contest. 7:30 p.m. Thursday. 04/30/15 Free.PROFESSIONAL THEATER
Actors' Summit Theater. Greystone Hall, 6th Floor, 103 S. High St., Akron. 330-374-7568 or actorssummit.org. Joshua Harmon's
"Bad Jews." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and Thursday; 2 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/30/15 Through Sunday, May 3. $33; $28, senior citizens; $10, full time students under 30 with ID.
Akron Symphony Orchestra. Akron Civic Theatre, 182 S. Main St. 330-535-8131 or akronsymphony.org. Rodgers & Hammerstein's
"South Pacific." 7 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 $25-$55.
Beck Center for the Arts. 17801 Detroit Ave., Lakewood. 216-521-2540 or beckcenter.org. Ken Ludwig's
"Lend Me a Tenor." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 $29; $25, senior citizens; $12, students with valid ID; $10, children 12 and under. Plus an additional $3 service fee.
Cleveland Play House. Playhouse Square's Allen Theatre, 1407 Euclid Ave 216-241-6000 or clevelandplayhouse.com. Christopher Durang's
"Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike." 7:30 p.m. Friday; 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 Pre-show Conversations (25 minutes) begin 45 minutes before every performance. Free for all ticket holders. $15-$59.
Cleveland Public Theatre. James Levin Theatre, 6415 Detroit Ave. 216-631-2727 or cptonline.org. Lauren Yee's
"In a Word." 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Monday and Thursday. 04/24/15-04/30/15 Through Saturday, May 2. Fridays and Saturdays: $28; $25, senior citizens and students. Mondays and Thursdays: $12. Every Friday is "Free Beer Night" at CPT.
Convergence-Continuum. The Liminis. 2438 Scranton Road, Cleveland. 216-687-0074 or convergence-continuum.org. Mickle Maher's
"An Apology for the Course and Outcome of Certain Events Delivered by Doctor Faustus on This His Final Evening." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 04/24/15-04/25/15 $15; $12, senior citizens; and $10, students.
Dobama Theatre. 2340 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights. 216-932-3396 or dobama.org. Tracy Letts'
"Superior Donuts." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 7:30 p.m. Sunday and Thursday. 04/24/15-04/30/15 Through Sunday, May 24. $19-$24. Sunday performance is a Pay-As-You-Can. Students (full-time and under 25 with ID): $10. Rush tickets for ages 21 and under available for $5 five minutes before curtain and based on seat availability).
Great Lakes Theater. Hanna Theatre, 2067 East 14th St., Cleveland. 216-241-6000 or greatlakestheater.org. In repertory through Sunday, Nov. 9: William Shakespeare's "The Merry Wives of Windsor" and Alain Boublil & Claude-Michel Schonberg's adaptation of "Les Miserables.." William Shakespeare's
"The Tempest." 7:30 p.m. Friday; 1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 $15-$75.
Interplay Jewish Theatre. Dobama Theatre, 2340 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights. 216-393-7529 or interplaycleveland.com. Staged reading: Renee Calarco's
"G-d's Honest Truth." 2 p.m. Sunday; 7 p.m. Monday. 04/26/15-04/27/15 Free, but accepting donations.
Lorain County Community College. Stocker Center, 1005 N. Abbe Road, Elyria. 440-366-4040 or stockerartscenter.com. Performing Artists series:
"Angel of Music: A Salute to Andrew Lloyd Webber," featuring Glory Crampton and Franc D'Ambrosio. 7:30 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 $29-$36. Dinner packages available before the show with seatings at 5:45 or 6:15 p.m. for $30. Call 440-366-4040.
Musical Theater Project. Chagrin Falls High School Performing Arts Center, 400 E. Washington St., Chagrin Falls. 216-245-8687 or musicaltheaterproject.org.. Behind the Musical (multimedia concert):
"Hello, Dolly!." 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 $25; $5, students age 18 and younger. Perferred seatings available for $30.
None Too Fragile Theatre. 1835 Merriman Road, Akron. 330-671-4563 or nonetoofragile.com. Entrance and box office is through Pub Bricco. Yasmina Reza's
"God of Carnage." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Monday and Thursday; 2 and 8 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/30/15 Through Saturday, May 9. $20.
Pavilion Skating Club of Cleveland Heights. Cleveland Heights Recreation Center, 1 Monticello Blvd. 216-691-7349 or pavilionfsc.com. Ice Show (featuring regional, sectional and U.S. National competitors):
"Skating Through Time." 4 p.m. Sunday. 04/26/15 $10; $5, senior citizens and children under 10.
Pickwick & Frolic Restaurant and Club. Frolic Cabaret, 2035 East Fourth St., Cleveland. 216-241-7425 or pickwickandfrolic.com. Murder Mystery Dinner Party: Michael Rogaliner's
"Bachelorettes Gone Homicidal." 7:15 p.m. Saturdays through May 30. No performance Saturday, May 23. $49.95, does not include tax or gratuity. For menu, go to pickwickandfrolic.com/shows/murder-mystery-dinner-theatre/.
Playhouse Square. 1519 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. 216-241-6000 or playhousesquare.org.
Connor Palace: NETworks presents
Disney's "Beauty and the Beast." 7:30 p.m. Friday; 1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 $10-$70.
Kennedy's Theatre (basement of Ohio Theatre):
"Flanagan's Wake." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 04/24/15-04/25/15 Through Saturday, May 2. $25.COMMUNITY THEATER
Aurora Community Theatre. 115 E. Pioneer Trail 330-562-1818 or auroracommunitytheatre.com. Dale Wasserman, Mitch Leigh and Joe Darion's
"Man of La Mancha." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 04/24/15-04/25/15 Through Saturday, May 16. Sunday matinees begin 3 p.m. May 3. $16; $11, ages 18 and under.
Brecksville Little Theatre. Brecksville Old Town Hall, Ohio 21 and 82. 440-526-4477 or brecksvillelittletheatre.org.
"Seussical, the Musical." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 Through Saturday, May 9. $12.
Broadview Heights Spotlights Community Theater. Broadview Heights Cultural Arts Building, 9543 Broadview Road. 440-526-4404 or broadview-heights-spotlights.org. John Patrick's
"A Bad Year for Tomatoes." 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 04/24/15-04/25/15 Through Saturday, May 9. One Sunday matinee: 3 p.m. May 3. $11-$12.
Cassidy Theatre. 6200 Pearl Road, Parma Heights. 440-842-4600 or cassidytheatre.com. Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten's
"Southern Hospitality." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 $14-$15.
Chagrin Valley Little Theatre. River Street Playhouse, 56 River St., Chagrin Falls. 440-247-8955 or cvlt.org. A series of vignettes conceived by Susan R. Rose and Joan Stein:
"Motherhood Out Loud." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 04/24/15-04/25/15 Through Saturday, May 2. Not recommended for children due to language and themes. $12. Seating is limited.
Cuyahoga Community College. Western Campus Theater, 11000 Pleasant Valley Road, Parma. 216-987-5536 or trictickets.com. Thornton Wilder's
"The Skin of Our Teeth." 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 $10; $8, students.
Dover Players. Old Town Hall, 5186 Dover Center Road, North Olmsted. 440-779-1284 or doverplayers.com. Todd Evangelista, Ben Saylor and Emily Rhinehelder's
"Sherlock and the Woman." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 6 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 Free. Reserved seatings available for $5.
East Cleveland Theater. 14108 Euclid Ave. 216-851-8721 or east-cleveland-theater.org. Matt Thompson, Matt Chiorini and Dana Vermette's
"If the Shoe Fits." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 Through Sunday, May 10. $15; $12, senior citizens and students.
Fine Arts Association. Corning Auditorium, 38660 Mentor Ave., Willoughby. 440-951-7500 or fineartsassociation.org. One-act plays by David Ives and David Lindsay-Abaire:
"The 19th annual One Act Festival: Quirky, Quick and Hilarious." 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 04/24/15-04/25/15 $20.
Garfield Players. St. John Lutheran Church, 11333 Granger Road, Garfield Heights. 216-475-8313 or garfieldplayers.org. Fundraiser: Justin Steck's musical revue
"Images of Magnificence: Celebration of Orson Welles' 100th Birthday." 7 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 $15 for one tickets; $25, for two tickets; $10, children.
Geauga Lyric Theater Guild. Geauga Theater on the Square, 101 Water St., Chardon. 440-286-2255 or geaugatheater.org. Meredith Willson's
"The Music Man." No performances this weekend during the Chardon Maple Festival. Resumes Friday, May 1 and continues through Sunday, May 10. $18; $15, senior citizens ages and students with ID; $10, children 12 and under.
Hudson Players. Barlow Community Center, 41 S. Oviatt St. 330-655-8522 or hudsonplayers.com. Marshall Brickman, Rick Elice and Andrew Lippa's
"The Addams Family." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 04/24/15-04/25/15 Through Saturday, May 16. One Sunday matinee: 2 p.m. May 10. $14; discounts available for senior citizens and students.
Kent State University. Stark Campus' Fine Arts Theatre, 6000 Frank Ave., Jackson Township. 330-244-5151 or stark.kent.edu/music. Melanie Marnich's
"Blur." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 American sign-language interpreated performance: Sunday. $10;; $7, senior citizens, children under 17 and non-Kent State students.
Kent State University. Center for the Performing Arts' Ludwig Recital Hall, 1325 Theatre Drive 330-672-2787 or kent.edu/music. John Guare's
"The House of Blue Leaves." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 $18; $16, KSU alumni; $14, senior citizens (60 and over); $10, non-KSU students age 18 and under.
Lorain County Community College. Stocker Center for the Arts, 1005 N. Abbe Road, Elyria. 440-366-4040 or stockerartscenter.com. Jeffrey Sweet's
"American Enterprise." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 04/24/15-04/25/15 $9; $8, senior citizens and youth 18 and under. Online orders include a $1 per ticket handling fee.
Near West Theatre. Gordon Square Arts District, 6702 Detroit Ave., Cleveland. 216-961-6391 or nearwesttheatre.org. David Lindsay-Abaire and Jean Tesori's
"Shrek, the Musical." 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 04/24/15-04/25/15 Through Sunday, May 17. Sunday matinees begin 3 p.m. May 3. One Thursday performance: May 14 at 7:30 p.m. $10; $8, children. Reserved Star Seats available for $20.
Olde Towne Hall Theatre. 36119 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville. 440-327-2909 or oldetownehalltheatre.com.
"The Musical of Musical." 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 04/24/15-04/25/15 Through Saturday, May 9. One Sunday matinee: 3 p.m. May 3. $15; $12, senior citizens and children.
Strongsville Community Theatre. Strongsville High School's Little Theater, 20025 Lunn Road. 440-954-4634 or strongsvillecommunitytheatre.com.
"Brigadoon." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 Through Sunday, May 3. $15.
Weathervane Playhouse. 1301 Weathervane Lane, Akron. 330-836-2626 or weathervaneplayhouse.com. Paul Slade Smith's
"Unnecessary Farce." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Thursday. 04/24/15-04/30/15 Through Sunday, May 10. $22; $20, senior citizens (Thursdays and Sundays); $11, colldge students; $10, children ages 17 and younger.
Workshop Players. 44820 Middle Ridge Road, Amherst. 440-988-5613 or workshopplayers.com. James Prideaux's
"The Orphans." 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 Through Sunday, May 3. $12.CHILDREN'S THEATER
Cleveland State University Department of Theatre & Dance. Playhouse Square's Allen Theatre's Helen Rosenfeld Lewis Bialosky Lab Theatre, 1407 Euclid Ave. 216-241-6000 or csuohio.edu/theatre. Lisa D'Amour's
"Tale of a West Texas Marsupial Girl." 1 and 7 p.m. Friday; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 Show is recommended for ages 5 and up. $5-$10.
Elyria High School Drama Department. Performing Arts Center, 601 Middle Ave. 440-284-5209 or elyriaschools.org. Abe Burrows and Jo Swerling's
"Guys and Dolls." 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 $8; $5, students.
Karamu House's Youth Theatre. Jelliffe Theatre, 2355 East 89th St., Cleveland. 216-795-7070 or karamuhouse.org. Douglas Carter Beane, Jeff Lynne and John Farrar's adaptation of the Universal Pictures film by Richard Danus and Marc Rubel: '
"Xanadu Jr." 1 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. 04/25/15-04/26/15 Through Sunday, May 10. $10.
Magnificat High School Performing Art Center. 20770 Hilliard Blvd., Rocky River. 440-331-7227 or magnificaths.org. Oliver Goldsmith's
"She Stoops to Conquer." 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 $13; $8, senior citizens and students under 18.
Midview High School. 38199 Chapel Road, Grafton. 440-748-2124.
"Mary Poppins." 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 $6-$8.
MLS Theatre Company. Marion L. Steele High School's Cafetorium, 450 Washington St., Amherst. 440-725-0996.
"The Wizard of Oz." 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 $7; $5, students; $3, senior citizens and children under 5. Priority seating upgrades available ($5 extra for first row, $3 extra for second row).
St. Gabriel School. 9935 Johnnycake Ridge Road, Concord Township. 440-352-6169 or st-gabrielschool.org.
"Seussical Jr." 7 p.m. Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/25/15-04/26/15 $6; $4, students.
TrueNorth Cultural Arts Center. Lorain County Metro Parks' French Creek Nature Center, 4530 Colorado Ave., Sheffield. 440-949-5200, ext. 221 or tncarts.org. Barry Kornhauser's
"Balloonacy." 6:30 p.m. Friday; 3 and 6:30 p.m. Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday. 04/24/15-04/26/15 Originally commissioned by the Children's Theatre Company and the winner of the American Association of Theater in Education Distinguished Play Award. $15; $10, youth.
YEPAW (Youth Excellence Performing Arts Workshop). Akron Civic Theatre, 182 S. Main St., Akron. 330-253-2488 or yepaw.org. Charles Myricks, Jr.'s
"Paul: A Musical Journey." 8 p.m. Saturday. 04/25/15 $25-$50, reserved; $20, general admission.
For the region's most comprehensive look at auditions at theaters and other arts organizations, go to cleveland.com/arts.
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