Dulci-More Folk and Traditional Musicians present a spring concert on Sunday, April 27th at 2:30 P.M. in the meeting room of the Dale Shaffer Research Library of the Salem Historical Society (239 South Lundy Avenue). [This concert will feature Madeline MacNeil as she sings, tells stories, and performs using the mountain and hammered dulcimer.] Tickets and more information about this concert are available at (234) 564-3852.
The Ohio Cultural Alliance presents an Old World Traditions - Lost And Retained Lecture by Dr. Charles Sung, who will discuss South Korean traditions on Monday, May 5th at 6 P.M. at The Saxon Club (710 South Meridian Road) in Austintown. [Dr. Sung is a native of South Korea. Cultural enrichment will be provided by soprano Dr.
The Dana School of Music presents the Youngstown State University Band and the Concert Band in a concert entitled Simple Gifts on Thursday, April 24th at 8 P.M. at Stambaugh Auditorium (1000 Fifth Avenue) in Youngstown. [This concert features the music of Aaron Copland, Percy Grainger, Edwin Franko Goldman, Frank Ticcehli, and Steven Bryant.] Tickets and more information about this concert are available at (330) 259-0555.
The Rust Belt Theater Company presents its annual REpurposed Art Show on Sunday, April 27th at 2 P.M. at the Calvin Center for the Arts (1755 Mahoning Avenue) in Youngstown. [This event will feature art in various media, live musical entertainment, performances by Rust Belt Theater Company cast members, food, and more.] More information about this event is available at (330) 507-2358.
As part of their 145th Anniversary, the Dana School of Music& the Stambaugh Chorus will present The Armed Man - A Mass For Peace by Karl Jenkins performed by the Youngstown State University Wind Ensemble, the Dana Symphonic Choir, and the Stambaugh Chorus on Sunday, May 4th at 6 P.M. at Stambaugh Auditorium (1000 Fifth Avenue) in Youngstown. [This work was dedicated to the victims of Kosovo, alternates between scenes of war and the sections of the mass, and challenges audiences to find and tread the path from war to peace.
The Youngstown State University College of Fine and Performing Arts and Power of the Arts, in The Arts Mean Business Lecture Series, present the lectureThe Changing Art Market in the Digital Age on Wednesday, May 14th at 5:30 P.M. at The Raymond John Wean Foundation (147 West Market Street) in Warren.
As part of their Spring Ensemble Season, Cedars West End (706 Steel Street) in Youngstown presents a concert by violinist Smiliana Lozanova and several colleagues from the West Virginia and Canton Symphony Orchestras, on Sunday, May 11th at 8 P.M. Miss Lozanova will present the 12 Caprices by Petar Hristokov, Dmitri Shostakovich's String Quartet No. 7, and a String Trio by Josef Haydn.
The Youngstown Playhouse (600 Playhouse Lane) presents The Wiz, The Super Soul Musical "Wonderful Wizard Of Oz" by William F. Brown and Charlie Smalls and based on The Wizard Of Oz by L. Frank Baum running weekends from Friday, May 9th through Sunday, May 18th. Evening performances begin at 7:30 P.M. and Sunday matinees are at 2:30 P.M. Tickets and more information about this show are available at (330) 788-8739.
Salem Community Theatre (490 East State Street) presents Damn Yankees, The Musical by George Abbott, Douglas Wallop, Richard Adler, and Jerry Ross, running weekends from Friday, May 9th through Sunday, May 18th. Evening performances will begin at 8 P.M. and the Sunday matinees are at 2 P.M. [This show tells of Joe Boyd, who sells his soul to the devil and is turned into a 22-year-old sports superstar. He has to go back to his wife before 9 P.M. on the night of the final game to get his soul back.] Tickets and more information about this show are available at (330) 332-9688.
The Dana School of Music presents a Guest Artist Recital featuring pianist Holly Roadfeldt on Thursday, May 1st at 8 P.M. in the Bliss Recital Hall, on the campus of Youngstown State University. [Ms. Roadfeldt has studied at the Eastman School of Music, Indiana University, and the University of Colorado in Boulder, made her concert debut at the age of thirteen, and she is actively performing in the United States, Europe, and Asia.] More information about this free recital is available at (330) 941-3636.