Holiday shows on stage at Ohio Star Theater

Ohio Star Theater‘s holiday season is underway. Here’s a look at what’s going on at the Sugarcreek playhouse: “Christmas in Paradise” This new musical is an inspirational and uplifting journey that reveals unexpected treasures in unlikely places, according to a news release. Thrift store owners Matthew and Mary are facing challenges while caring for an elderly and ailing parent, as Christmas Day approaches. Their trials … Continue reading Holiday shows on stage at Ohio Star Theater

Whitesnake, in ‘Flesh & Blood,’ to rock Agora Cleveland in 2019

Have you always dreamed of a more intimate Whitesnake show? (Hey we’re not here to judge. Well, that’s not necessarily true, but still, don’t worry about it.) You’ll get your chance when the band — which in 1987 had a monster self-titled album on its hands, thanks to hits “Here I Go Again” and “Is This Love” — plays the Agora Cleveland on May 15. … Continue reading Whitesnake, in ‘Flesh & Blood,’ to rock Agora Cleveland in 2019

With ‘No Tears Left to Cry,’ Ariana Grande sets March date at The Q

Normally, I don’t muster up a whole lot of interest when it comes to celebrity couples. In fact, I often feel like the the last person to know about whatever the modern equivalents of a Brangelina or a Kimye are, at least for someone otherwise pretty wired into the entertainment world. So at some point within the last few months I was shocked to learn … Continue reading With ‘No Tears Left to Cry,’ Ariana Grande sets March date at The Q

Contemporary Youth Orchestra plans Cleveland concerts in November

Cleveland-based Contemporary Youth Orchestra has announced plans to start its 24th season. The shows on Nov. 10 and 17 are at the Tri-C Metro Auditorium, 2809 Woodland Ave., and tickets are available now. CYO Origins Ensembles Present: The Music of Jason Treuting ft. arx duo When: 7 p.m. Nov. 10 Why you should go: Innovative composer and performer Jason Treuting will join Origins Percussion, Strings … Continue reading Contemporary Youth Orchestra plans Cleveland concerts in November

Five Minute Fest III offers a little of this …

Five Minute Fest III presents 20 bands in five-minute sets each at 5 p.m. Nov. 3 at Blank Slate Elyria at 2 Kerstetter Way in Elyria. Admission costs $5. Rules include five minutes of original music only — no cover bands. And no hate speech. Also, “No drugs. No booze. No BS. All ages. All inclusive. All the bands,” according to the event listing on … Continue reading Five Minute Fest III offers a little of this …