Enjoy creating with arts-themed programs at Lorain Historical Society

Skilled artists associated with Firelands Association for the Visual Arts are providing a new arts-themed program series at Lorain Historical Society. And the venues are beautiful, so if you’ve never been to the renovated Carnegie Center, a former library, or the detail-rich Moore House, pack some gear and head out to meet artsy folk and learn a new skill. The series includes four workshops: Foundation Paper … Continue reading Enjoy creating with arts-themed programs at Lorain Historical Society

Go to the moon at Great Lakes Science Center with ‘Apollo 11’ in DOME Theater

Even as commercial spaceflight inches toward becoming slightly more attainable for more people, let’s face facts: You probably are never going to the moon. Yeah, it’s a bummer to hear. I’m sorry to break it to you. However, you may be able to trick yourself into feeling you’re actually pretty close to earth’s natural satellite during a visit at Cleveland’s Great Lakes Science Center. The … Continue reading Go to the moon at Great Lakes Science Center with ‘Apollo 11’ in DOME Theater

Explore ‘Grey Matter’ at Derek Hess Gallery

Married artists Steve Ehret and Kat Francis explore grey matter and what lies within in “Grey Matter” opening June 21 at Derek Hess Gallery, 1300 West 78th St., Suite 227, Cleveland. According to a news release: The couple wanted to create a body of work about private thoughts, the strange area between subconscious and conscious thinking. Ehret and Francis not only portray their own melancholy … Continue reading Explore ‘Grey Matter’ at Derek Hess Gallery

Rabbit Run Theater dresses in ‘Forever Plaid’ to start its season

In eastern Lake County, one of those signs that summer is here is a new season at Madison Township’s Rabbit Run Theater. The theater, run by the Madison-based, nonprofit Rabbit Run Community Arts Association, is one of the few barn theaters still in operation, states a news release from RRCAA. It will host the enduring musical “Forever Plaid” May 31 through June 15. “Forever Plaid” … Continue reading Rabbit Run Theater dresses in ‘Forever Plaid’ to start its season

Mercury Theatre brings ‘Mamma Mia’ to Notre Dame College

“Take a Chance on Me.” “SOS.” “Dancing Queen.” Are your toes tapping yet? The music of ABBA has a way of doing that, especially as arranged in the musical “Mamma Mia.” Mercury Theatre Company is bringing the entertaining romp to Notre Dame College as part of its 21st season this summer. “Mamma Mia” is the story of a young woman about to be married who discovers … Continue reading Mercury Theatre brings ‘Mamma Mia’ to Notre Dame College