The Soap Gallery presents "Celebrate Youngstown," an exhibit featuring local artists who have been inspired to create artwork depicting the beauty of Youngstown. The exhibit runs from Friday, June 3rd through Saturday, June 25. It is free and to the public. [The opening is Friday, June 3, from 6:00 - 9:00 pm.] The Soap Gallery is located at 117 S. Champion Street, in Youngstown. Hours are 11:00 am - 6:00 pm, Tuesday - Saturday. More information at SoapGalleryYo.com.
The YWCA of Youngstown presents the Preview Party for the exhibit" Women Artists: A Celebration!," on Friday, June 17, from 7:00 - 9:00 pm, at the YWCA on Rayen Avenue in Youngstown. This annual art exhibition showcases works by local, regional, and national women artists. The Preview Party features
Music, wine, punch, hors d’oeuvres, silent auction. Ticket information at 330-746-6361, x102.
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.
YSU/Mahoning Valley Dietetic Association presents "Sip and Paint," on Wednesday, May 18, at 6:00 pm, at Magic Tree Pub and Eatery, 7463 South Ave, in Boardman. The instructor is Tami Johnson. Ticket information available at email@example.com.
SMARTS, Students Motivated by the Arts, is making a Public Announcement for its"All in One" Campaign. This arts-filled experience takes place on Friday, May 20 at 10:00 am, at the Ohio One Building, 25 East Boardman Street, in Downtown Youngstown.
The Southside Fine Arts Academy will host a performance of scenes from the opera Cosi fan tutte by Mozart on Thursday, May 12th at 5:45 pm, by members of the YSU Dana School of Music Opera Workshop. This free performance 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 can be obtained by calling 330-707-2144.
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.
Lit Youngstown presents a reading by poets Allison Davis and Rochelle Hurt on Sunday April 24, at 2:00 pm, at The Soap Gallery on S. Champion St. in downtown Youngstown. The event is free and open to the public. More information at LitYoungstown.wordpress.com.
The YWCA of Youngstown presents the exhibit "Women Artist: A Celebration!," the annual art exhibition showcases works by local, regional, and national women artists from Saturday, June 18 to Sunday, July 15. .The juried show features all media, including paintings, drawings, photographs, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, and metal work. The YWCA of Youngstown is located at 25 W. Rayen Avenue.
An awards ceremony will be held on Friday, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. at the Chestnut Room in Kilcawley Center on the Youngstown State University campus to honor the winners in the 2016 Dom Leone Writing Competition involving the Youngstown Diocesan Schools in the Mahoning Valley. The competition is named after Dom Leone, a Youngstown native and graduate of Youngstown schools and Youngstown State University, who died of cancer in 1989. Dom was a successful writer, cartoonist, songwriter, and musician.