The YSU Department of Theater and Dance presents "Blissful Beginnings, Opening Night Art Walk," on Thursday, April 6, at 6:00 pm, in the Bliss Recital Hall, on the YSU campus. It’s a night devoted to the arts on opening night of the YSU Dance Ensemble Concert.
Opera Western Reserve presents Gaetano Donizetti's opera Lucia di Lammermoor on Friday, on November 10th at 7:30 pm at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown. It weill be sung in the original Italian with English supertitles. Ticket are available online at Opera Western Reserve DOT org or 330-259-0555.
The Southside Fine Arts Academy will resume their Winter/Early Spring programming on Wednesdays and Thursdays, February 15 and 16 from 4:00 -7:00 pm. Wednesday classes will be held at St. Angela Merici School, 400 Lincoln Park Drive, Youngstown. Thursday classes will be held at Neighborhood Ministries at Rockford Village, 1405b Dogwood Lane, in Youngstown. The Academy is open to all children, grades k-12. There is no fee to participate. More information on the Southside Fine Arts Academy's Facebook page or at 330-540-8589.
The YSU Dana School of Music presentToo Many Sopranos, on Monday, January 30, at 7:30 pm, in the Bliss Recital Hall, on the YSU campus. Too Many Sopranos features members of theDana School of Music faculty voice department.
The YSU Dana School of Music and the Butler Institute of American Art present the Music at Noon concert series every Wednesday at 12:15 pm, at the Butler. The students in Musical Theatre will perform on Wednesday, January 25. More information is available through the YSU Office of Community Engagement and Events at 330-941-2307.
In commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Herron Enterprises presents the play, "The Bold and the Sanctified," on Saturday, January 14, at 6:00 pm, at Powers Auditorium, in downtown Youngstown. "The Bold and the Sanctified" features American Idol season 2 winner Ruben Studdard and BET Sunday Best season 6 winner Tasha Page-Lockheart. It tells the story of a small ‘black’ church and a small ‘white’ church combine congregations for financial reasons. Tickets available at youngstownsymphony.com or 330-744-0264.
The Stage Left Youth Players present the play "Annie Jr," the weekends of January 13 - 15 and 20 - 22, with evening performances at 7;00 pm, and the Sunday matinees at 2:00 pm, at the historic Trinity Playhouse, 234 E Lincoln Way, in Lisbon. More information at StageLeftPlayers.org or 330-831-7249.
Easy Street Productions presents Youngstown’s original Christmas Spectacular, "Miracle on Easy Street," with performances on Friday, December 18 at 7:30 pm, Saturday, December 19 at 2:30 and 7:30pm, and Sunday, December 20 at 2:30 pm. Featured are co-founders Maureen Collins and Todd Hancock, with 150 singers, dancers, and "Little Rascals." Tickets available at 330-744-0264 and youngstownsymphony.com.
The Oakland Center and its Kids First Theater Initiative present "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever," this weekend only, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 pm, at the theater at Trinity Fellowship Church, 4749 South Avenue, in Boardman. Tickets and information at 330-406-0404. Tickets are also available at the door.
The Stage Left Players’ holiday musical, “Winter Wonderettes,” takes the stage at the Trinity Playhouse, 234 E Lincoln Way in Lisbon, Friday, December 16th & Saturday, the 17th at 7:00 pm, and Sunday, December 18th at 2:00 pm. The Wonderettes harmonize '60s versions of holiday favorites, “Sleigh Ride,” “Walking in a Winter Wonderland,” and many more, with four piece combo, Jodie and the Electrics. Tickets available at the door or online reservations may be made at StageLeftPlayers.org.