Lake Effect Concert Band presents free concert

The Lake Effect Concert Band will present a free concert of classic transcriptions and band originals at Harvey High School, 200 W. Walnut Ave, in Painesville, according to a news release. Show time is 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 29. The Lake Effect Concert Band is a community-based adult ensemble that performs under the sponsorship of the Snowbelt Musical Arts Association, the release continued. … Continue reading Lake Effect Concert Band presents free concert

‘Public Squares at Brothers Lounge’ takes on Pokemon, dating, more

The Public Squares will present its all-new sketch comedy revue “The Public Squares at Brothers Lounge!” at 8 p.m. April 3 at Brothers Lounge, 11609 Detroit Ave., in Cleveland. The show contains original sketches and takes an energetic look at the important issues of 2019 such as dating, parenting, twelve-step programs, “broetry,” and Pokemon Go, according to a news release. The show features adult language … Continue reading ‘Public Squares at Brothers Lounge’ takes on Pokemon, dating, more

Akron’s own Black Keys returning to The Q, with Modest Mouse in tow

It’s still amazing to me that two guys from Akron, whose band, The Black Keys, offers what is, for the most part, straight-ahead, if highly addictive rock, can headline arenas. I mean, I saw singer-guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney absolutely pack Agora Cleveland years ago for a blistering show, but while the Agora isn’t some tiny club, it isn’t Quicken Loans Arena, either. … Continue reading Akron’s own Black Keys returning to The Q, with Modest Mouse in tow

‘Amazing Butterflies’ to flutter with color at Cleveland Botanical Garden

It’s about to get butterfly-crazy at Cleveland Botanical Garden. From March 23 through April 28, the attraction in Cleveland’s University Circle neighborhood will host traveling exhibition “Amazing Butterflies,” the unifying focus of which will be a caterpillar’s transformation into the small, lovely winged creature. Says a news release from CBG: Visitors will experience the challenges of being a caterpillar as it morphs into a beautiful … Continue reading ‘Amazing Butterflies’ to flutter with color at Cleveland Botanical Garden

Michael Stanley to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Beachland Ballroom

If you’re from Northeast Ohio, odds are you’re a Michael Stanley fan. And you don’t think he’s ever gotten the recognition he deserved. Cleveland Arts Prize is going to change that. CAP will honor Stanley with a special Lifetime Achievement Award to celebrate his incredible 50-year career in music, local media, and philanthropy, according to a news release. It will all go down on Saturday … Continue reading Michael Stanley to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Beachland Ballroom