The Youngstown Playhouse presents David Mamet's play "American Buffalo", directed by Pat Foltz. Evening performances are Thursday through Saturday, at 7:30 pm. ["American Buffalo" deals with three small-time crooks of great ambition and low morals who plan to heist a valuable coin collection. When their con goes awry, it's every man for himself.] Information and tickets at 330-788-8739 or theyoungstownplayhouse.com.
The New Castle Playhouse presents the comedy "The Fox on the Fairway," this final weekend. Evening performances are at 7:30 pm, and the Sunday matinee is at 2:00 pm. Tickets available at newcastleplayhouse.org and at 724-654-3437. ["The Fox on the Fairway" takes audiences on a hilarious romp that pulls the rug out from underneath the stuffy denizens of a private country club.
The New Castle Playhouse is holding auditions for the end of summer comedy play "Bedroom Farce," on Monday, June 27 and Wednesday, June 29, 6:00 - 8:00 pm each evening. More information at newcastleplayhouse.org.
The Stage Left Players presents “The Addams Family Musical,” at the historic Trinity Playhouse, 234 E Lincoln Way, in Lisbon, weekends from Friday, June 17 through Sunday, June 26. Evening performances are at 7:00 pm and the Sunday matinees are at 2:00 pm. Tickests availoable at StageLeftPlayers.org.
The DeYor Performing Arts Center in Youngstown presents “Nashville Comes Home,” featuring singers & songwriters from Youngstown now working in Nashville, on Friday, June 24, at 7:30 pm. Reservations can be made at 330-744-0264 or YoungstownSymphony.com.
Easy Street's Cabaret Nights at the DeYor presents Tania Grubbs in Concert, on Friday, May 20th, at 7:30 pm, in the Flad Pavilion at the DeYor in downtown Youngstown. This special evening will feature old and new standards, including songs of Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, Frank Loesser, Stephen Sondheim, Joni Mitchell and others. The Overture Restaurant and lobby of Ford Recital Hall will be transformed into a cabaret setting. Reservations can be made at 330-744-0264 or online at youngstownsymphony.com.
The Southside Fine Arts Academy will host a performance of the opera The Billy Goats Gruff, on Tuesday, May 10th at 4:45 pm by the Young Artists of Opera Western Reserve. This operatic version of the Norwegian fairy tale is adapted from music of Mozart, Donizetti and Rossini. The performance is free and will be held at the Fairview Arts and Outreach Center, 4220 Youngstown-Poland Road. More information about the performances or the Southside Fine Arts Academy available at 330-707-2144.
The KSU Trumbull Theatre is announcing auditions for its 2016 Summer Stock Season, on Thursday, April 21, 6:00 - 10:00 pm, and Saturday, April 23, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm, at Kent Trumbull Theatre, 4314 Mahoning Ave NW, in Warren. More information at (330) 675-8887 or email@example.com.
The Southside Fine Arts Academy will offer summer programming in collaboration with Neighborhood Ministries Center at Rockford Village, 1402B Dogwood Lane, in Youngstown, on Wednesdays through August 17th from 11:00 am-3:00 pm. Classes in creative writing/poetry, choir, visual arts, dance and drum circle will be offered. Summer programming will resume at the Fairview Arts and Outreach Center, 1420 Youngstown-Poland Road through August 23rd from 4:00 - 7:00 pm.
M Gallery at Erie Terminal Place presnts Open M: "Open Mind - Open Mouth," a evening of artistic expression at M Gallery on Tuesday, March 22, at 8:00 pm. All musicians, poets, writers, and actors are invited.
M Gallery is at 112 W Commerce Street, in Youngstown. More information available from Johanna@nyopg.com.