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 Fashion Merchandising students at Youngstown State University are presenting the 2016 EveryBODY Fashion Show in the Chestnut Room in Kilcawley Center at YSU on Tuesday, March 29th, at 6:00 pm. The event aims to increase awareness about the perils of eating disorders, sponsored by The Danielle Peters Eating Disorders Endowment Fund. The event is free and open to the public. More information is available at 330-941-1822.
The YSU STEM Showcase is scheduled for Saturday, April 23, from 10:30am - 12:30 pm, in Moser Hall on the YSU campus. Highlights of the event include the Student Research Project Showcase, the BAJA Car Display, and the Concrete Canoe Display. Facility tours are available, including the Center for Innovation in Additive Manufacturing and Launch Lab. This event is free and open to the public. Registration through the STEM Showcase website is encouraged but not required. More details on location and parking are available at stemshowcase.ysustem.com.
Youngstown State University is inviting all prospective non-traditional and transfer students to the "Spring 2016 Transfer and Adult Student Visit Day," on Saturday, April 23, 9:00 am - noon, in the Ohio Room of YSU's Kilcawley Center. Activities include A Welcome by President Jim Tressel, An Admissions and Financial Aid Presentation, An Overview of YSU Support Services, A Walking Tour of Campus, and Individual Academic Advisement Sessions. More information at 330-941-2000.
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.
The Dana School of Music at Youngstown State University presents a concert by the US Army Woodwind Quintet on Friday, March 18, at 11:00 am, at the Butler Institute of American Art.. More information can be found at the Office of Community Engagement and Events at 330-941-2307.
The YSU Dana School of Music presents Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's opera "Così fan tutte," on Friday, April 22 & Saturday, April 23 at 7:30 pm, and Sunday, April 24 at 2:00 pm, in the Ford Theater in Bliss Hall, on the YSU campus. The opera will be sung
in Italian with supertitles in English. Tickets are available at the University Theater Box Office in Bliss Hall, at 330-941-3105; and online at ysu.tix.com.
M Gallery presents Comedy Night at M Gallery, a Spring Break Art House Comedy Extravaganza, on Saturday, March 5, 8:00 - 11:00 pm. Featured are Youngstown comedians Joe McCormick and Jesse Huber. M Gallery is located at Erie Terminal place, 112 West Commerce Street in downtown Youngstown.
YSU Department of Women's and Gender Studies presents "Beyond the Binaries: a Non-binary/Transgender Discussion," on wednesday, March 30 at 5:00 pm, in the Ohio Room of YSU's Kilcawley Center. A panel of local transgender individuals will discuss their experiences and stories about being transgender in the Youngstown/Mahoning Valley area.