Arts Calendar

If your organization is planning an event you would like us to consider adding to the WCLV Arts Calendar, submit detailed information to John Simna via email.

Baldwin Wallace Men's Chorus

The BW Men’s Chorus takes its annual holiday concert to the East side for the first time.  Sounds of the Season takes place Friday, December 8 at 7:30pm at Plymouth Church in Shaker Heights.  216-921-3510.

Canton Symphony

The Canton Symphony will perform the Mahler Symphony No. 5 as part of its next concert on Saturday evening, January 27th, at Canton’s Umstattd Performing Arts Hall.  330-452-2094   

Cleveland Jazz Orchestra

The Cleveland Jazz Orchestra and Bill Rudman’s Musical Theater Project will combine for two performances of The Gershwins in Hollywood, on Saturday evening, January 27th at the Hanna Theater in Playhouse Square and Sunday afternoon, January 28th, at Temple Tifereth Israel in Beachwood.  216-621-6000 (Playhouse Square)   800-838-2006 (Musical Theater Project) 

Cleveland Playhouse

The Cleveland Playhouse will have Marie and Rosetta, the story of Sister Rosetta Tharpe, playing January 20th through February 11th

Cleveland Public Theater

The new production at Cleveland Public Theater is titled How to End Poverty in 90 Minutes (With 199 People You May or May Not Know).  It’s on stage January 24th  through 28th.  216-631-2727 ext 501  

Cleveland State University Angelin Chang

At Cleveland State University, pianist Angelin Chang will be joined by violinist Eli Matthews and horn players Hans Clebsch for music of Beethoven, Schumann, Rachmaninoff and Brahms on Monday evening, January 22nd in Drinko Recital Hall. 

Credo Music

Credo Music and the Oberlin Conservatory of music present a free Winter chamber music recital with music of Brahms, Mendelssohn and Dvorak by a group of students who will then travel to Texas and Puerto Rico.  The performance takes place on Thursday evening, January 25th in Kulas Recital Hall. 

Kent State University

Guest Pianist Read Gainsford will be featured in the next program in the Kent Keyboard Series at Kent State University.  He’ll play music of Beethoven, Debussy and Liszt on Sunday afternoon, January 28th, in Ludwig Recital Hall.  330-672-2787  

Playhouse Square

The Playhouse Square Broadway series will bring Love Never Dies to town January 9th through the 28th.  It’s the romantic sequel by Andrew Lloyd Webber to his Phantom of the Opera.   216-241-6000  

Trinity Lutheran Church

The noontime Music Near the Market series at Trinity Lutheran Church on West 30th Street in Cleveland will feature organist Robert Myers in a program called Hankering for Hindemith, with music by Hindemith as well as Helmut Walcha and Flor Peeters on Wednesdays, January 17th and 24th.  216-281-1700  

Tuesday Musical

Akron’s Tuesday Musical will bring the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center to Northeast Ohio for music of Dvorak and Brahms on Tuesday evening, January 23rd, in Akron’s E. J. Thomas Hall  

Wexner Center for the Arts

Ohio State University’s Wexner Center for the Arts will have the world premiere of A Thousand Thoughts by Sam Green and the Kronos Quartet on Thursday evening, January 25th

Workshop Players

In Amherst, the Workshop Players have an adaptation of a story by Saki called Miss Pell is Missing.  It’s on stage January 11th through the 28th.  440-988-5613