No shrinkage in demand for Seinfeld as second Playhouse Square show announced

How could anyone not like him? Well, Jerry Seinfeld doesn’t have to worry about where he’s liked in Northeast Ohio. Because tickets for his show Oct. 11 at Playhouse Square already have been scarfed up, a second show has been added, for 9:30 p.m. that day, according to a news release from the Cleveland-based arts organization. Some background on Seinfeld — who, of course, for … Continue reading No shrinkage in demand for Seinfeld as second Playhouse Square show announced

After summer departs, ‘SUMMER’ arrives at Playhouse Square to start Broadway Series

Sure, we need to experience “The Lion King” once again first — that enduring musical is about to set up shop at Playhouse Square for about a month — but the launching of the next big season of Broadway shows in the theater district is right around the corner. In fact, tickets have just gone on sale for “SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical,” which opens … Continue reading After summer departs, ‘SUMMER’ arrives at Playhouse Square to start Broadway Series

‘Bachelor Live on Stage’ is Playhouse Square-bound in April

Not remotely a fan of reality TV, I’m reminded the ABC dating show “The Bachelor” apparently still is a big thing certain nights when I doze off to “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” The host of the ABC late-night host — possibly because he’s contractually obligated or perhaps because he actually likes the show — talks a lot about that night’s goings-on when the show is in … Continue reading ‘Bachelor Live on Stage’ is Playhouse Square-bound in April

Playhouse Square invites ‘Jaws,’ ‘Cool Hand Luke,’ ‘Calamity Jane’ to 22nd Cinema at the Square

For several days each summer, Playhouse Square’s historic Connor Palace becomes an old-timey movie house, playing host to classic films and enduring family faves on a really big screen during the Cinema at the Square series. Playhouse Square recently announced the 22nd Cinemas at the Square — Aug. 1 through 18 — in a news release that also provides the basic facts. : w in … Continue reading Playhouse Square invites ‘Jaws,’ ‘Cool Hand Luke,’ ‘Calamity Jane’ to 22nd Cinema at the Square

‘MasterChef Junior Live!’ cooks up an event for Playhouse Square

Considering “MasterChef Junior” is in its seventh season on Fox, it’s hardly surprising it’s popular enough to take its culinary show on the road. If you’re unfamiliar with the show, it is a cooking competition for child contestants ages 8-13. Its judges are the award-winning chef Gordon Ramsay, renowned pastry chef Christina Tosi and celeb chef and restaurateur Aaron Sanchez. “MasterChef Junior Live!” will look … Continue reading ‘MasterChef Junior Live!’ cooks up an event for Playhouse Square