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.
Simply Slavic is a celebration of the Mahoning Valley’s Slavic culture, on Saturday, June 18th in downtown Youngstown from noon to mindight. The festival includes music, Slavic food, folk dancers, workshops, vVendors, and It’s Simply Slavic—a celebration of the valley’s Slavic culture. More information at information at Simply Slavic dot com.
The Western Reserve Contra Dance will be held on Saturday, May 14, 7:00- 9:30 pm, at the Dublin Grange Hall, 6571 Fairground Boulevard, Canfield. More information at westernreservecontradance.com. Dress is casual, beginners and all ages are welcome, partners are not required,
The next monthly of Western Reserve Contra Dance will be held on Saturday, April 9, 7:00 - 9:30 pm, at the Dublin Grange Hall, 6571 Fairground Blvd., in Canfield. More information at westernreservecontradance.com.
The YSU Dance Ensemble celebrates 25 years of beautiful dance with gorgeous music, original choreography and spectacular YSU talent, Thursday, April 14 through Saturday, April 16 at 7:30 pm. In Bliss Hall’s Ford Theater. Enjoy an evening of dance genres musical theater, tap, hip hop, belly dance and modern. More information at 330 941-3105; tickets at ysu.tix.com.
The Southside Fine Arts Academy announces their spring class sessions, April 4th through May 28th. This semester the academy will meet on Mondays from 3:30 - 6:30 pm at St. Angela Merici, 400 Lincoln Park Drive and on Tuesdays from 4:00 - 7:00 pm at the Fairview Arts and Outreach Center, 4220 Youngstown-Poland Road, and on Saturdays from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm. at St. Angela Merici. The academy is open to all children grades K-12 and there is no charge to participate.
M Gallery at Erie Terminal Place presnts Open M: "Open Mind - Open Mouth," a evening of artistic expression at M Gallery on Tuesday, March 22, at 8:00 pm. All musicians, poets, writers, and actors are invited.
M Gallery is at 112 W Commerce Street, in Youngstown. More information available from Johanna@nyopg.com.
Western Reserve Dance presents March Madness Contra Dance on Saturday March 12, 7:00 to 9:30 pm, at Dublin Grange, 6571 Fairgrounds Boulevard, in Canfield. It will be a night of 17th-century Dance similar to the Tudor and Elizabethan eras. One String Short acoustic instrument music group provides the music. More information at 330-781-0030.
The Southside Fine Arts Academy is holding an open house at The Fairview Arts and Outreach Center, 4220 Youngstown Poland Road, on Saturday, February 20th, 10:00 - 11:30 am. The open house will feature Harambee of Youngstown in a performance and participation. A cookie and punch reception will follow the performance. Classes are offered in singing, drama, visual arts, recorders, creative writing and poetry, dance, drum circles, boomwhackers, and lessons are offered on all instruments.