KSU Trumbull Theatre Presents: On the Verge

Kent State University Trumbull Theatre presents the play, "On the Verge: Or, the Geography of Yearning" by Eric Overmyer. Show dates are weekend evenings, October 14 & 15, and 21 & 22 at 8:00 pm, with Sunday matinees on October 16 & 23 at 3:00 pm. Three Victorian Lady travelers take it upon themselves to discover the mystery of things as they set out for Terra Incognita and discover the future. Tickets and more information available at 330-675-8887, or

YSU College of Creative Arts andd Communications: Blissful Beginnings

The YSU College of Creative Arts andd Communications presents "Blissful Beginnings," on Friday, September 30, 6:00 pm, in Bliss Hall on the YSU campus. It is a night devoted to the arts on opening night of of University Theater's "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike." Student and faculty art exhibits will be on display and a Dana School of Music group will be performing. More information at 330-941-2307.

YSU Department of Theatre & Dance: Guest Artist John Covach

The YSU Dana School of Music presents a guest lecture by John Covach from the Eastman School of Music, on Friday, September 30, at 4:00 pm, in the Bliss Recital hall on the YSU campus. Covach has published dozens of articles on topics dealing with popular music, twelve-tone music, and the philosophy and aesthetics of music.

Young Artists from Opera Western Reserve: Opera Extravaganza - Fun with Opera

The Young Artists from Opera Western Reserve present "Opera Extravaganza - Fun with Opera," Sunday, September 25, at 1:00 pm, at the Unitarian Universalist Church, on Elm Street, in Youngstown. This unique and fun-filled program includes improvisations with audience input by the Young Artists, and a performance of the operetta "Three Billy Goats Gruff," based on scenes from operas by Mozart, Donizetti and Rossini. It is free and open to the public.

YSU Department of Theater and Dance: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

The YSU Department of Theater and Dance presents the 2013 Tony Award winning comedy for Best Play by Christopher Durang, "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike," weekends from Friday, September 30 through Sunday, October 9, with the evening performances at 7:30 and the Sunday matinees at 2:00. Tickets are available at 724-654-3437, and at

Open to the public

September 30, 2016, October 1, 7, 8, 2016 at 7:30
Sundays October 2 & 9, 2016 at 2:00 pm
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, a comedy
Spotlight Theater, Bliss Hall

The Youngstown Playhouse: The Music Man

The Youngstown Playhouse present's Meredith's Willson's musical "The Music Man," one of the most beloved musicals of all time, this final weekend. Evening performances at 7:30 pm, and the Sunday matinees are at 2:30 pm. Tickets and information available at and 330-788-8739.

YSU Science Lecture: A Trip Through Earth’s Spheres: Atmosphere, Hydrosphere, Biosphere, Lithosphere

The YSU Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences presents "A Trip Through Earth’s Spheres: Atmosphere, Hydrosphere, Biosphere, Lithosphere" by Dr. Ray’s Amazing Sideshow of Science, on Wednesday, October 12, at 7:00 pm, in Room B100 of Cushwa Hall, on the YSU campus. This performance is part of the YSU 2016 Fall Semester Speaker Series on Energy and the Environment. It is free and open to the public. More informattion available at (330) 941-1753.

Opera Western Reserve: Carrmen

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

Kent State University at Trumbull: Auditions for On the Verge

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 The show dates are October 14 - 16, & 21 - 23.

The Soap Gallery: An Evening in Spain: A Musical and Artistic Experience

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.


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