‘One Shot’ with Hunter Hayes at The Agora

What: Hunter Hayes at The Agora Where: The Agora, 5000 Euclid Ave, Cleveland 44103 When: 6:30 – 11 pm – Thursday, May 30 Why you should go: Hunter Hayes is one of those country singers that most probably don’t know just by his name but once they hear his music a light bulb comes on. He might seem like he is flying under the radar … Continue reading ‘One Shot’ with Hunter Hayes at The Agora

Wine for Whines: A Paint Your Pet Fundraiser

What: Wine for Whines: A Paint Your Pet Fundraiser Where: Cold Nose Companions Dog Training, 12531 Route 6, Chardon 44024 When: 6 pm – 9 pm, Friday, May 17 Why you should go: Register and come paint your pet while you enjoy great food and wine. Feel even better knowing you are helping raise money for the Geauga County Dog Shelter at the same time. … Continue reading Wine for Whines: A Paint Your Pet Fundraiser

Smashing Pumpkins-Noel Gallgher’s High Flying Birds concert announced for Blossom

The season at Blossom Music Center continues to come together. And while it will be dominated, as usual, by country-music shows, there will be a few chances to rock. While Phish (June 19), Weezer and the Pixies (July 10), Heart (Aug. 4) and, last by not least, The Who (Sept. 10) already were on the slate, an intriguing double bill was just announced. Co-headlers The … Continue reading Smashing Pumpkins-Noel Gallgher’s High Flying Birds concert announced for Blossom

Antiques Roadshow, Madison style

It may not be the famous “Antiques Roadshow,” but Madison Public Library will hold its version of the popular show to help celebrate the library’s 100th birthday! If you have something that is 50, 75 or even 100 years old (people not included), and want to know if it is worth anything, bring an item or two to the library at 7 p.m. March 21. … Continue reading Antiques Roadshow, Madison style

Slow-but-funny Steven Wright back at Playhouse Square for more stand-up in March

I interviewed Steven Wright a little more than two years ago, not long before the longtime stand-up comic was slated to perform at Cleveland’s Playhouse Square. In case you are unfamiliar with Wright, he talks and (I’m pretty sure, at least) moves pretty slowly. So when I saw recently that he was slated again to perform at Playhouse Square — on March 22, at the … Continue reading Slow-but-funny Steven Wright back at Playhouse Square for more stand-up in March