Stage Left Players of Lisbon: Winter Wonderettes- a Holiday Musical

Stage Left Players’ will present their holiday musical, “Winter Wonderettes,” at the Trinity Playhouse, 234 E Lincoln Way in Lisbon, Fridays and Saturdays, December 4, 5, 11 and 12 at 7 PM, and Sunday December 13 at 2 PM. The Wonderette girls harmonize '60s style holiday favorites accompanied on stage by live combo, Jodie and the Electrics. Tickets available at the door or online at

Lit Youngstown Reading: Jeanne Bryner, Kare Kotrba & Sherri Saines

Lit Youngstown presents a reading by three Appalachian women poets on Wednesday December 2, at 7:00 pm, at Suzie’s Dogs & Drafts on N. Phelps St. in downtown Youngstown. [Jeanne Bryner, Karen Kotrba (Ka TOR ba) and Sherri Saines are the featured readers, followed by an open mic emceed by Tracy McQuillan.] The reading is free and open to the public. More information at

Ballet Western Reserve: A Youngstown Nutcracker

Ballet Western Reserve presents "A Youngstown Nutcracker" on Saturday December 5th. at 2:00 and 7:00 pm at Powers Auditorium. It is the classic Tchaikovsky ballet with a local twist and features more than 150 Ballet Western Reserve dancers and local performers. Tickets are available at

The Mahoning Valley Chorale: Christmas Concert

The Mahoning Valley Chorale, under the direction of Kris Harper, will present their annual Christmas concert at 1:30 pm on December 6th at St. Patrick Church, 1420 Oak Hill Avenue, in Youngstown as part of the “Sunday, Sauce and Song Concert Series.” The concert, “A Gospel Christmas” will feature gospel/jazz arrangements of familiar carols as well as some original gospel Christmas songs. The concert is open to the public. Additional information available at the church office at 330-743-1109.

The Butler Institute of American Art: An American Holiday

The Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown presents the 45th Annual American Holiday Fine Arts and Crafts Show & Sale , Saturday, December 5 and Sunday, December 6. 100 craft vendors will be offering original pottery, jewelry, fine art, holiday decor and more. More at

Butler Institute of American Art: Family Holiday Open House

The Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown presents its Annual Family Open House on Sunday, November 22nd from noon to 3:00 pm. Enjoy a free afterooon of fun with kids's hands-on activities. Even take a 'selfie' with Santa and the Elves. More at Butler

Metaphysical Insights 528: Author Freddie Silva

Metaphysical Insights 528 is hosting a presentation by Freddie Silva, author of The Lost Art of Resurrection, on Wednesday, November 11, at 7:00 pm, at the Scope Center, 220 West Market Street, in Warren.

Stambaugh Auditorium: Organist Douglas Cleveland

Stambaugh Auditorium is presenting organist Douglas Cleveland performing on the E.M. Skinner pipe organ on Sunday, November 22nd at 4 pm. More at

Opera Western Reserve: The Elixir of Love

Opera Western Reserve presents Donizetti's opera, "The Elixir of Love" on the stage of historic Stambaugh Auditorium, Friday, November 13, 2015, at 7:30 pm. The Italian opera celebrates the beauty of the human voice and features a cast of talented world-famous vocalists, as well as local performers, musicians, and dancers. Tickets are available at the Stambaugh Box Office at (330)259-0555.

The Junior Civic League: The 60th Annual Cinderella Ball

The Junior Civic League will host its 60th Annual Cinderella Ball, featuring debutantes from the local high schools within the Mahoning Valley, on Friday, November 27, at 5:30 pm, at Mr. Anthony's, 7440 South Avenue,Boardman. The Michael Austin Project will provide the entertainment. More information available from Jerrine King, Cinderella Ball Chair at 330 261-1261 or


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