Opera Western Reserve presents Bizet's opera, "Carmen" on the stage of historic Stambaugh Auditorium, Friday, November 11, at 7:30 pm. Tickets are available at the Stambaugh Box Office at 330-259-0555 and stambaughauditorium.com.
KSU Trumbull Theatre is kicking off its 51st season with Eric Overmyer's "On the Verge: Or, the Geography of Yearning." Auditions are scheduled for Tuesday, August 30 & Wednesday, August 31, 7:00 - 9:00 pm. They are looking for three women and one man for this play. More information at 330-675-8887 and at email@example.com. The show dates are October 14 - 16, & 21 - 23.
The Soap Gallery and Opera Western Reserve present "An Evening in Spain: A Musical and Artistic Experience" on Friday, September 16 at the Gallery, 117 S. Champion Street, in downtown Youngstown, beginning at at 6:00 pm. The evening will feature live artistic creation, live musical performances by Young Artists of Opera Western Reserve, food, and drink.
Kent State University at Trumbull Summer Stock is pleased to announce production of Schoolhouse Rock, Live! As their summer musical. Young people get ready for learning in a fun-filled atmosphere, and older folks get ready for a trip down memory lane! Directed by Eric S. Kildow with Music Direction by Matt White.
Kent State University at Trumbull Summer Stock presents "Schoolhouse Rock, Live!" weekends through the end of July. Friday and Saturday evening performances are at 8:00 pm, and the Sunday matinees are at 3:00 pm. Tickets available at the box office at 330-675-8887 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Easy Street Productions and the Youngstown Symphony present Cabaret Nights on Friday, July 22 and Saturday, July 23, at 7:30 both evenings, at the DeYor in downtown Youngstown. Cabaret Nights features siblings Eric McClellan, Janeen Williams and James McClellan. The trio offers broad range of music from childhood favorites to classic pop, and current Broadway tunes. Overture Restaurant and the lobby of Ford Recital Hall is the setting for the Cabaret-like show. More information and reservations at 330-744-0264 or online at YoungstownSymphony.com
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.
YSU Theater presents "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike," a comedy by Christopher Durang, winner of the 2013 Tony Award for Best Play. Performances are weekends from Friday, Septemer 30 to Sunday, October 9; evening performances are at 7:30 pm & the Sunday matinees are at 2:00 pm, at the Spotlight Theater in Bliss Hall, on the YSU campus. Tickets available at the YSU Theater Box Office at ysu.tix.com and 330-941-3105. YSU student tickets are free with valid ID.
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.