Happenings -- what's coming up in Northeast Ohio starting Jan. 6

Jan. 4—Here is a brief rundown of some coming entertainment options in Northeast Ohio. Make submissions for consideration via email to entertainment@morningjournal.com or entertainment@news-herald.com. You must include a phone number and/or web address for publication.


Cleveland Museum of Art: 11150 East Blvd., presents "Cycles of Life: The Four Seasons Tapestries," through Feb. 19; "Photographs in Ink," through April 2; "The Medieval Top Seller: The Book of Hours," through July 30; "Text and Image in Southern Asia," through March 5; "Impressionism to Modernism: The Keithley Collection," through Jan. 8; "Tales of the City: Drawing in the Netherlands from Bosch to Bruegel," through Jan. 8; "Modern Impressions — Light and Water in Chinese Prints," through May 7; "China through the Magnifying Glass: Masterpieces in Miniature and Detail," through Feb. 26; "Nineteenth-Century French Drawings from the Cleveland Museum of Art," Jan. 20 through April 30; "The Tudors: Art and Majesty in Renaissance England," Feb. 26 through May 14; "Tilman Riemenschneider's Saint Jerome and Late Medieval Alabaster Sculpture," March 26 through July 23; "A Splendid Land: Paintings from Royal Udaipur," June 11 through Sept. 10. Call 216-421-7340 or visit clevelandart.org.

Tri-C Performing Arts: presents "Afrofuturism: Black Lives Will Exist in the Future," a multimedia exhibit from trumpeter and adjunct faculty member Theresa May, through Jan. 19 in Gallery East at Cuyahoga Community College Eastern Campus, 4250 Richmond Road, Highland Hills. Visit Tri-C.edu/performingarts.

Ursuline College's Florence O'Donnell Wasmer Gallery: 2550 Lander Road, Pepper Pike, presents "Beyond Cute: The Doll Show," featuring dolls that have been created and collected by local artists, including a 30-Barbie doll installation and more, noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays through Jan. 29. Visit ursuline.edu/wasmer-gallery.

Children's entertainment

Playhouse Square: 1501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents its 2022-23 Children's Theater Series — "It's Okay to Be Different," Feb. 11 and 12 — "The Gruffalo," March 4 and 5; PAW Patrol Live! "Heroes Unite," March 10 through 12. Call 216-241-6000 or visit PlayhouseSquare.org.


Agora Theatre & Ballroom: 5000 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Steve Trevino, Jan. 13; Noel Miller, March 31; Dan Cummins, Mary Santora, April 7; David Cross, April 21. Visit AgoraCleveland.com.

Cleveland Improv: 1148 Main Ave., Cleveland, presents Tony Rock, Jan. 6 through 8; Steve Brown, Jan. 13 through 15; Eddie Griffin, Jan. 20 and 21; TK Kirkland, Jan. 27 through 29; Alfred Kainga, Feb. 3 and 4; Alycia Cooper, Feb. 10 and 11; Don "DC" Curry," Feb. 24 through 26; Daphnique Springs, March 3 and 4; Michael Rapaport, March 10 and 11; Damon Williams, March 17 through 19; Luenell, March 24 and 25; Michael Colyar, March 31 and April 1. Call 216-696-4677 or visit ClevelandImprov.com.

Lorain Palace Theater: 617 Broadway, Lorain, presents Comedy All Star Mash-Up featuring Pablo Francisco, Jan. 14. Call 440-245-2323 or visit lorainpalace.com.

MGM Northfield Park: 10777 Northfield Road, Northfield, presents Bored Teachers Comedy Tour, April 14; Bill Maher, May 20. Call 330-908-7625 or visit mgmnorthfieldpark.mgmresorts.com.

Playhouse Square: 1501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Jerry Seinfeld, Feb. 18 (two shows). Call 216-241-6000 or visit PlayhouseSquare.org.

Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse: 1 Center Court, Cleveland, presents Bert Kreischer, April 8; Impractical Jokers, June 3. Call 888-894-9422 or visit rocketmortgagefieldhouse.com.

Trevi Catering: 29717 Euclid Ave., Wickliffe, presents "The Paisano Comedy Show," featuring Carmen Ciricillo & Friends, with tickets including dinner, dessert and open bar, 6 p.m. Feb. 3. Call 440-253-3005, visit trevicateringohio.com/comedyshow or email Steve@trevicateringohio.com.


Cleveland Ballet: presents "Serenade" and "Spring Collection," April 21 and 22, 2023 at Playhouse Square's Connor Palace. Visit Clevelandballet.com.

Cleveland Public Theatre: 6415 Detroit Ave., Cleveland, presents DanceWorks 2023, featuring Northeast Ohio choreographers, Park One — Feb. 16 through March 1 and Part Two — April 13 through May 6 in Gordon Square Theatre. Call 216-631-2727 or visit cptonline.org.

Dancing Wheels: 3030 Euclid Ave. #100, Cleveland, presents "Making Memories: A Journey through Dementia," 4 p.m. Jan. 21 and 2:30 p.m. Jan. 22 at St. Ignatius Breen Center in Cleveland. Call 216-432-0306 or visit dancingwheels.org.

MGM Northfield Park: 10777 Northfield Road, Northfield, presents "Dancing With the Stars Live!," Jan. 22. Call 330-908-7625 or visit mgmnorthfieldpark.mgmresorts.com.


Cleveland International Film Festival: presents CIFF47, March 22 through April 1 at Playhouse Square; CIFF47 Streams, April 10 through 17 online. Call 216-623-3456 or visit clevelandfilm.org.


Agora Theatre & Ballroom: 5000 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Wish You Were Here (Pink Floyd tribute), Jan. 7; Jazz Is Dead, Jan. 22; Greensky Bluegrass, Jan. 25; Angel Olsen, Erin Rae, Feb. 2; The Winery Dogs, March 2; Skillett, Theory of a Deadman, Saint Asonia, March 3; Morgan Wade, March 4; International Anime Music Festival, March 8; Mod Sun, Stand Atlantic, Tom the Mail Man, March 9; Blue October, March 10; Goose, March 26; Masego, March 28; And That's Why We Drink, March 30; Andrew Bird, April 8; Bikini Kill, April 16; Silverstein, May 6; Sabrina Carpenter, May 7; Chimaira, May 12 and 13; Seven Lions, May 31; Death Cab for Cutie, June 4. Visit AgoraCleveland.com.

Beachland Ballroom: 15711 Waterloo Road, Cleveland, presents Into The Blue: Grateful Dead Revival, Jan. 6; YAYA, Mike Scoop, Dats Dutch, Jan. 6; the FM Project (Steely Dan tribute), Jan. 7; Televisionaires, Jan. 7; Jack McLaughlin & The Optimists, Radio Dummies, Mikey Silas, Jan. 8; The Lustre Kings — Elvis Birthday Bash, Jan. 11; STOP WAR: Benefit for Ukraine Concert with The VUMMS, A-Go-Go, The Anaconda Vampire Bats, Jan. 13; Tightwind, Myth & Company, Jan. 13; Jason Donovan Band's "This Is Just a Tribute," Jan. 14; Pons (NYC), Electric Freak Show, RADDERALL, Jan. 16; Plastic Picnic, Jan. 20; Rumpke Mountain Boys, The Chatfield Boys, Dupree's Dead Band, Jan. 21; The Day Nites, Jan. 21; Jim Ballard and the Strangs, Jan. 22; Lurrie Bell, Jan. 26; Lea Marra & the Dreamcatchers, Chloe & the Steel Strings, AJ & the Woods, Jan. 27; "Winter Bash 2023" featuring BareFuzz, Camel Butter, The Whiskey Drinks, Jan. 28; Victoria Victoria featuring Charlie Hunter, Jan. 28; An evening with Lotus, Jan. 29; Let's Trip 2023 starring The Sturniolo Triplets, Jan. 31; Spafford, Feb. 1; Adam Melchor, Feb. 7; Rachel Brooke, Feb. 9; The Namby Pamby, Honeyland, Honey Pocket, Feb. 11; Bumpin Uglies, Feb. 17 and 18; Pre/Post Bumpin Uglies Party with Drifting Roots, Feb. 18; GARZA, March 1; The Stolen Faces, March 4; Matt Nathanson, March 5; Os Mutantes, March 7; Neal Francis, Carlile, March 10; Joshua Ray Walker, Vandoliers, March 10; White Reaper, Militarie Gun, Mamalarkey, March 11; Steve Horvath and Friends "A Tribute to Phish," March 11; Every Avenue, Makeout, Unwell, March 16; ekoostik hookah, March 17; The Dollyrots, The Von Tramps, March 17; Yo La Tengo, March 22; Sonny Landreth & Cindy Cashdollar, Suitcase Junket, March 29; The Rural Alberta Advantage, Georgia Harmer, March 31; Steve Forbert, April 1; Jessie Murph, April 2; Wheelwright, April 2; Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers, April 4; Ripe, April 11; Noahfinnce, Bears In Trees, Action/Adventure, April 12; The Summer Set, April 26; Lydia Loveless, May 10; Boy Pablo, Oct. 4. Call 216-383-1124 or visit beachlandballroom.com.

Blossom Music Center: 1145 W. Steels Corners Road, Cuyahoga Falls, presents Louis Tomlinson, June 1; Shania Twain, June 30; Foreigner, Loverboy, July 24; Goo Goo Dolls, O.A.R., Aug. 20. Call 330-920-8040 or visit livemu.sc/2QcbKUb.

Cleveland Institute of Music: presents the CIM Orchestra's 2022-23 Severance Music Center Season, with all programs beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Severance Music Center, 11001 Euclid Ave., Cleveland — a concert featuring music by Schubert, Korngold, Beethoven and Rossini, Feb. 1 — a concert featuring music by Prangchardoen, Liszt and Tchaikovsky, Feb. 8 — a concert featuring music by Part, Stravinsky and Brahms, April 4 — a concert featuring music by Tower, Roussel and Rimsky-Korsakov, April 12. Visit CIM.edu.

Cleveland Orchestra: performing at Severance Music Center, 11001 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents "Franz Welser-Möst Conducts Schubert," featuring Schubert's "Unfinished" Symphony Mvt. I and more, Jan. 12 through 14; Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Concert, Jan. 15; "Boléro," featuring Ravel's "Boléro" and pieces by Salonen and Debussy, Feb. 2 through 5; "Mahler's Fifth," featuring Mahler's Symphony No. 5 in C-sharp minor and a piece by Chin Spira, Feb. 9 and 11; Family Concert: "Gotta Dance!," Feb. 12; Music Explorers: "Cool Clarinet," Feb. 17 and 18; "Beethoven's Seventh," Featuring Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92 and a piece by Mozart; "Mozart and Dvořák," featuring Mozart's Divertimento No. 2 in D major, K. 131, Dvorak's A Hero's Song, Opus 111 (Cleveland Orchestra premiere) and a piece by Schoenberg, Feb. 23, 24 and 25; "Pictures at an Exhibition," featuring Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition (orchestrated by Ravel) and pieces by Farrenc and Ravel, March 2 through 5; "Mozart's Requiem," featuring Mozart's Requiem, K. 626 (completed by Franz Xavier Süssmayr) and a piece by Staud, March 9 through 12; "West Side Story with Live Orchestra," featuring Bernstein's "West Side Story" (complete film with orchestra), March 17 through 19; "Inspiration: The Tempest," featrying Sibelius' Six Humoresques (Cleveland Orchestra premiere), Prelude from The Tempest (Cleveland Orchestra premiere), Suite No. 1 from The Tempest (Cleveland Orchestra premiere) and pieces by Ades, March 30 and 31 and April 1; Family Concert: "Philharmonia Fantastique: The Making of an Orchestra," April 2; "Shostakovich's Fifth Symphony," featuring Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Opus 47 and a piece by Bernstein, April 6 through 8; "Mahler's Titan." featuring Mahler's Symphony No. 1 ("Titan") in D major and pieces by Debussy, Apil 13, 15 and 16; "All Mozart," featuring six Mozart pieces, April 20 through 23; "Marsalis and New World," featuring Marsalis' Trumpet Concerto (World Premiere, Cleveland Orchestra co-commission), Dvorak's Symphony No. 9 ("From the New World") in E minor, Opus 95 and a piece by Martinu, April 27 through 29; Music Explorers: "Velvet Violin," April 28 and 29; "Weilerstein Plays Barber," featuring Alisa Weilerstein, cello, performing Barber's Cello Concerto, Opus 22 and pieces by Loggins-Hull and Prokofiev, May 4 and 6; "The Girl of the Golden West," featuring Puccin's La Fanciulla del West (opera in three acts, in concert) (Cleveland Orchestra premiere), May 14, 17 and 20. Call 216-231-7300 or visit ClevelandOrchestra.com.

Cleveland Repertory Orchestra: presents its inaugural season — "Saint-Georges, Canteloube, and Ives," 4 p.m. March 19 at Disciples Christian Church, Cleveland Heights — "Sibelius's Second," 4 p.m. May 21 at Federated Church, Chagrin Falls. Visit clevelandrepertoryorchestra.org or email clevelandrepertoryorchestra@gmail.com.

Goodyear Theater: 1201 E. Market St., Akron, presents Jerry Harrison & Adrian Belew, COOL COOL COOL, Feb. 27; The High Kings, Gaelic Storm, March 14; Grand Funk Railroad, April 1. Call 330-690-2307 or visit goodyeartheater.com.

Grog Shop: 2785 Euclid Heights Blvd., Cleveland Heights, presents Xanny Stars, Mr. Princess, Jan. 6; Axioma, Osi & The Jupiter, Blind Spring, Jan. 7; Play Havoc, Pearless!, Mr. 44, Jan. 8; LoConti, Billy Carrick, Under High Street, Jan. 12; King Buffalo, REZN, Jan. 13; Glam Gore — Emo vs. Scene Smackdown, Jan. 14; So Long, Albatross, Lack of Direction, The Style Section, Jan. 15; Hot Gozz: The Improvised Musical, Jan. 17; The Space Cadets, ASIR, Coffee & Cream, Jan. 18; Electric Freak Show, Coe, Terminal Moraine, Jan. 19; Orefice Roth, Falling Stars, LILIEAE, Jan. 20; Bitchseat, Equipment, Snow Ellet, Jan. 22; Tall Grass, Variety Pack, Jan. 25; Shaking of Leaves, Renegade Angel, Akronauts, Jan. 26; Carlos Jones and the P.L.U.S. Band, Jan. 28; A Light Divided, Ashland, Toby Danger, Jan. 31; Rachel Shortt and the Underwoods, Feb. 1; Vivora, The Hive Belly Dancers, Feb. 2; Glam Gore — My Bloody Valentine, Feb. 3; Jeff Rosenstock & Laura Stevenson, Feb. 4; Fly Anaken, Feb. 11; Vampires Ball with Vampires Everywhere, The Dead Don't Sleep, Feb. 14; White Buffalo, Feb. 15; I LUV The Land, Feb. 16; TRUSS, Hello Luna, Fuzz Aldrin, Feb. 17; LUF, Capailign, Feb. 18; Hallie, Outsider Heart, Jady, Feb. 23; Faith & Whiskey, Feb. 25; Titus Andronicus, March 1; Glam Gore — World of Slaycraft, March 3; The Tossers, March 5; Glam Gore — Clash of the Titans, April 1; Koo Koo Kanga Roo, April 8; Michigander, Abby Holiday, Who Saved Who, April 16; Glam Gore — Horrorscopes, May 5; Glam Gore — fifth annual Pre-Pride on the Eastside. Call 216-321-5588 or visit grogshop.gs.

House of Blues: 308 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Gimme Gimme Disco, Jan. 6; Capricorn Party featuring Terry Lee Goffee (Johnny Cash tribute), Gimme Sugar (Rolling Stones tribute), Jan. 13; The Disco Biscuits, Jan. 18; The Four Horsemen (Metallica tribute), 72 Legions, Jan. 20; Big Head Todd & The Monsters, Jan. 24; Holiday Hangover featuring Sparky B, Tricky Dick & The Cover-Ups, Old Skool, Jan. 24; Magic City Hippies, CAPYAC, Jan. 24; Mac Saturn, Billy Tibbals, Jan. 25; Saved by the 90's — The Ultimate 90's Party, Jan. 27; The Dolly Disco — The Dolly Parton Inspired Country Western Diva Dance Party, Jan. 28; Umphrey's McGee, Jan. 29; The Trews, Jan. 31; Read Southall Band, Feb. 1; The Cadillac Three, Feb. 2; Revival ABB (Allman Brothers Band tribute), Feb. 3; Badfish (Sublime tribute), Kash'd Out, The Quasi Kings, Feb. 4; Our Lady Peace, Feb. 8; Destroy Lonely, Feb. 9; Thunderstruck (AC/DC tribute), Feb. 10; Into the Blue (Electric Light Orchestra tribute), Feb. 11; Subtronics, Must Die!, Kompany, Feb. 15; Tab Benoit, JD Simo, Feb. 17; Shrek Rave, Feb. 18; Durand Bernarr, Feb. 26; that Arena Rock Show, March 3; Static-X; Colony House, Little Image, March 4; K. Michelle, March 9; Charles Wesley Godwin, Tanner Usrey, March 15; Ari Lennox, March 17; COLD, Sygnal to Noise, Awake for Days, March 21; Bryce Vine, bLAck pARty, March 21; Key Glock, Big Scarr, March 23; Seaforth, March 24; March 26; Nick Cannon's Next Superstar Tour 2023 featuring Symba, 24kGolden, Justina Valentine and more, March 29; City Morgue, March 31; DVSN, April 1; Polyphia, April 4; VV (Ville Hermanni Valo), April 5; The War and Treaty, April 23; August Burns Red, The Devil Wears Prada, Bleed From Within May 2 ; Haken, Arch Echo, May 4; Theor Katzman, May 5; Spiritbaox, After the Burial, Intervals, May 6. Visit houseofblues.com/Cleveland.

Jacobs Pavilion: Nautica Entertainment Complex, West Bank of the Flats, Cleveland, presents Two Friends, June 12; Billy Strings, June 13 and 14; Noah Kahan, June 22; Rebelution, Iration, July 2; Yungblud, The Regrettes, July 11. Visit bit.ly/axs-jacobs.

Kent Stage: 175 E. Main St., Kent, presents Steamroller (James Taylor tribute), Jan. 19; Neko Case, Jan. 26; John Waite, Feb. 3; Ana Popovic, Feb. 13; Dave Mason, Feb. 14; Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, March 10; Wishbone Ash, March 11; The Church, March 28; Tommy Castor & The Painkillers, March 31; Morgan James, April 10; The Monkeys Celebrated by Micky Dolenz, April 19; Hot Tuna (acoustic duo), April 21; Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band, Sicard Hollow, April 22; Keller Williams & Steve Poltz, April 30; The Cream of Clapton Band (Eric Clapton/Cream tribute), May 20; Jethro Tull's Martin Barre with Dan Crisp, June 7. Call 330-677-5005 or visit kentstage.org.

Lorain Palace Theater: 617 Broadway, Lorain, presents 24K Magic (Bruno Mars tribute), Jan. 13; George Michael Reborn starring Robert Bartko, Jan. 21; E5C4P3 (Journey tribute), Feb. 10; Queen Nation (Queen tribute), Feb. 17; The Four Horsemen (Metallica tribute), Feb. 18; World Zen'd, featuring the music of Tool, Rage Against the Machine and more, Feb. 24;The Diamond Project, The McCartney Project, Feb. 25; Floyd Nation (Pink Floyd tribute), Feb. 26; In the Heartland (Michael Stanley Band tribute), Ace Molar, March 18; Creed Fisher, March 31; Little Feat, Miko Marks, April 14; The Righteous Brothers, April 28; Trace Lawrence, April 29. Call 440-245-2323 or visit lorainpalace.com.

Maltz Performing Arts Center at Case Western Reserve University: 1855 Ansel Road, presents Zorya Ukrainian Female Vocal Ensemble, Feb. 4 — Djapo Cultural Arts Center, Feb. 11 — Case Concert Choir & University Chorale, Feb. 17 — Cleveland Chamber Chori, Feb. 19 — Case/University Circle Symphony Orchestra, March 1 — CWRU Symphonic Winds, March 8; Suburban Symphony Orchestra, March 19 — Vision & Renovare, March 30 — CWRU Percussion Ensemble, April 18 — CWRU Symphonic Winds, April 19 — Case Camerata Chamber Orchestra, April 21 — Case/University Circle Symphony Orchestra, April 24; Dhamakapella, April 29. Call 216-368-6062 or visit case.edu/maltzcenter.

Masonic Cleveland: 3615 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Snarky Puppy, April 5. Visit MasonicCleveland.com.

MGM Northfield Park: 10777 Northfield Road, Northfield, presents Chico Bean, Jan. 14; Michael Bolton, Feb. 9; TOTO, March 2; Chicago, May 7; The Gilmour Project, celebrating the 50th anniversary of Pink Floyd's "The Dark Side of the Moon," May 15. Call 330-908-7625 or visit mgmnorthfieldpark.mgmresorts.com.

Music Box Supper Club: 1148 Main Ave., Cleveland, presents Elton John Night with Tommy Lee Thompson, Jan. 6; Apollo's Fire Brunch, Jan. 8; Albert Lee Band, Jan. 8; Brian Newman Quintet, Jan. 13; Stevie Wonder Night with The Reid Project, Jan. 13; Dark Side of the Moon (Pink Floyd tribute), Jan. 14; Drag Brunch, Jan. 15; Chris Barron (Spin Doctors frontman), Jan. 15; Music Box Jam Night hosted by Moss Stanley, Jan. 18; Van Morrison Night with Nitebridge and Colin Dussault, Jan. 20; Rat Pack Night with Patrick Lynch & The Jazz Guys, Jan. 20; Moving in Stereo (Cars tribute), Jan. 21; The Jersey Beat Band, Jan. 21; Bowie Brunch with Diamond Dogs, Jan. 22; Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Brunch featuring Long Time Gone, Jan. 22; Glen Philiips (Toad The Wet Sprocket frontman), Jan. 26; Time Traveller (Moody Blues tribute), Jan. 27; SuperTroupers (ABBA tribute), Jan. 28; St. Brigigd'd Day Brunch featuring Irish music by Nikki Custy and more, Jan. 29; Frank Amato and The Cleveland All Stars (The Autism Society of Greater Cleveland benefit), Feb. 1; Out of Eden (Eagles tribute), Feb. 3; Brass Metropolis (Chicago tribute), Feb. 4; Becky Boyd & The Groove Train, Feb. 4; Carpenters Brunch, featuring Nitebridge & Tracy Marie, Feb. 5; Lynyrd Skynyrd Brunch with Mister Breeze Band, Feb. 5; The FM Project (Steely Dan tribute), Feb. 10; Motown & More with Nitebridge, Feb. 11; The Prince Project (Prince tribute), Feb. 11; Elvis Brunch, featuring Johnny Elvis & The Crown Electrics, Feb. 12; Patsy Cline Brunch with Rachel Brown & The Beatnik Playboys, Feb. 12; Madeline Finn & Friends, Feb. 16; A Charlie Brown Tribute (music of Vince Guaraldi featuring The Cliff Habian Trio), Feb. 17; Tom Petty Brunch, featuring Shadow of a Doubt, Feb. 19; Big Band Night with Dan Zola Orchestra, Feb. 24; Lynyrd Skynyrd Night with Mister Breeze Band, Feb. 24; The Vinyl Machine, Feb. 25; Beatles Brunch with Revolution Pie, Feb.26; Masters of Hawaiian Music, Feb. 26; E5C4P3 (Journey tribute), March 10; Mary's Lane, March 10; The Boys From the County Hell (The Pogues tribute), March 11; Irish Brunch with The Kilroys, March 12; Gilbert O'Sullivan, March 16; The Ark Band (Bob Marley tribute), March 18; Church of Cash (Johnny Cash tribute), March 22; RESPECT: Aretha Franklin's Birthday with Thornetta Davis, March 25; Friends of DBA Diamonds & Denim Benefit Concert, featuring Tyler Reid Band, March 25; The Magnetic Fields, March 29; Robyn Hitchcock, Kelley Stoltz, March 30; an evening with Cowboy Junkies, April 1; Disney Brunch with The Little Mermen, April 2; Marcia Ball & Tinsley Ellis, April 11; Avery Sunshine, April 12; Forever Seger (Bob Seger tribute), April 13; the Stranger featuring Mike Santoro (Billy Joel tribute), April 14; Louis Prima Jr. & The Witnesses, April 28; Swamps of Jersey (Bruce Springsteen tribute), April 28. Call 216-242-1250 or visit musicboxcle.com.

Oberlin College & Conservatory: presents Oberlin Artist Recital Series — The Verona Quartet with Wu Man, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25 in Warner Concert Hall in Oberlin's Hall Auditorium, 67 N. Main St. Call 440-775-8160 or 800-371-0178 or visit oberlin.edu/artsguide.

Painesville United Methodist Church: 71 N. Park Place, presents Brass Band of the Western Reserve, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25; Fine Arts Association Choir, 4 p.m. March 26; Dennis Scott, vintage silent films with organ improvisation, 7:30 p.m. April 21. Visit pumconline.org or call 440-354-3642.

Playhouse Square: 1501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Elvis Tribute Artist Spectacular, Jan. 22; The Irish Tenors, March 24; John Mellencamp, May 25 and 26. Call 216-241-6000 or visit PlayhouseSquare.org.

Quire Cleveland: presents "Pater Noster: Our Father," 7:30 p.m. April 21 at Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist in downtown Cleveland, 8 p.m. April 22 at Chruch of St. Anselm in Chester Township, 4 p.m. April 23 at St. Christopher Church in Rocky River. Call 216-223-8854 or visit QuireClelveand.org.

Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse: 1 Center Court, Cleveland, presents Legendz of the Streetz: Reloaded Tour 2023, starring Jeezy Ti and Gucci Mane, March 3; Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band, April 5; New Edition: Legacy Tour with Keith Sweat, Guy and Tank, April 13; Lizzo, May 12; blink-182, Turnstile, May 16; Paramore, June 4. Call 888-894-9422 or visit rocketmortgagefieldhouse.com.

Stocker Arts Center at Lorain County Community College: 1005 N. Abbe Road, Elyria, presents "Cross That River," the musical story of a runaway slave who became a Black cowboy, Feb. 15 in the Hoke Theatre; Neil Berg's "Woodstock Revisited," April 18 in the Hoke Theatre. Call 440-366-4040 or visit StockerArtsCenter.com.

Tuesday Musical: with performances at EJ Thomas Performing Arts Hall, 198 Hill St., Akron, presents "Our Song, Our Story," "celebrating those who paved the way for black singers," Feb. 2. Call 330-761-3460 or visit TuesdayMusical.org.


Beck Center for the Arts: 17801 Detroit Ave., Lakewood, presents "Ghost the Musical," Feb. 10 through 26; "William Shakespeare's Land of the Dead" (youth theater), March 3 through 12 in Studio Theater; "Noises Off," by Michael Frayn, March 24 through April 16, in Senney Theater; "Once Upon a Mattress" (youth theater), May 5 through 14 in Senney Theatre; "Doubt: A Parable," by John Patrick Shanley, May 26 through June 25, in Studio Theater; "Once on This Island," with book and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens and music by Stephen Flaherty," through Aug. 6, in Senney Theater. Call 216-521-2540, or visit beckcenter.org.

Broadway in Akron: a series at E.J. Thomas Hall in conjunction with Playhouse Square, presents "My Fair Lady," March 14 and 15; "Jesus Christ Superstar," April 10 and 11. Call 330-253-2488 or visit broadwayinakron.com.

Chagrin Valley Little Theatre: 40 River St., Chagrin Falls, presents Ken Ludwig's "Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood," 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays Jan. 20 through Feb. 4, with a 2 p.m. matinee set for Jan. 29. Call 440-247-8955 or visit CVLT.org.

Cleveland Play House: Performing at Playhouse Square, presents "I'm Back Now," by Charly Evon Simpson, Feb. 4 through 26 in the Allen Theatre; Theater J's production of "Becoming Dr. Ruth," by Mark St. Germain, April 1 through 23 in the Outcalt Theatre; Ken Ludwig's "Moriarty: A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery," April 29 through May 21 in the Allen Theatre. Call 216-241-6000 or visit clevelandplayhouse.com.

Cleveland Public Theatre: 6415 Detroit Ave., Cleveland, presents "Test Flight," a multi-week series that showcases new work by new and seasoned playwrights, Jan. 19 through Feb. 25 in the James Levin Theatre; "Our Wake," created and performed by residents of Y-Haven, Jan. 26 through 29 in the Gordon Square Theatre; Masrah Cleveland Al-Arabi Winter Workshop Production, created by the ensemble members of Masrah Cleveland Al-Arabi with Raymond Bobgan, March 16 through 19 in the James Levin Theatre; "can I touch it?," by Francisca Da Silveira, April 20 through May 13 in the James Levin Theatre. Call 216-631-2727 or visit cptonline.org.

Dobama Theatre: 2340 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, presents "Stew," by Zora Howard," Jan. 27 through Feb. 19; "The Other Place," by Sharr White," March 10 through April 2; "What We Look Like," by J.J. Tindal, April 21 through May 14. Call 216-932-3396 or visit dobama.org.

Great Lakes Theater: at the Hanna Theatre at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, presents "Sense and Sensibility," Feb. 10 through March 5; "As You Like It," March 24 through April 8; "Ain't Misbehavin'," April 28 through May 21. Call 216-241-6000 or visit greatlakestheater.org.

Playhouse Square: 1501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents "Hamilton," through Jan. 15; "Flanagan's Wake," Fridays and Saturdays Jan. 6 through April 29; "Beetlejuice," Jan. 10 through 29; Hadestown," Jan. 31 through Feb. 19; "Tina — The Tina Turner Musical," April 25 through May 14; "Moulin Rouge! The Musical," through July 2; "Six the Musical," Aug. 8 through Sept. 19. Call 216-241-6000 or visit PlayhouseSquare.org.

Stocker Arts Center at Lorain County Community College: 1005 N. Abbe Road, Elyria, presents "All Things Equal — The Life and Trials of Ruth Bader Ginsburg," by Rupert Holmes, March 21 in the Hoke Theatre. Call 440-366-4040 or visit StockerArtsCenter.com.


Beck Center for the Arts: 17801 Detroit Ave., Lakewood, presents Poetry Readings and Storytelling series — 2 to 4 p.m. April 2, June 10. Call 216-521-2540, or visit beckcenter.org.

Cleveland History Center of the Western Reserve Historical Society: 10825 East Blvd., Cleveland, presents "Dressed for the Job: Clevelanders in Uniform," featuring "garments, decorative arts, archival documents, photographs and paintings that tell stories of triumph and tragedy in Northeast Ohio," through May 28. Visit WRHS.org.

Cleveland Public Theatre: 6415 Detroit Ave., Cleveland, presents Station Hope 2023, May 27 on the grounds of Cleveland's first authenticated Underground Railroad site at St. John's Episcopal Church, 2600 Church Ave. Call 216-631-2727 or visit cptonline.org.

Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum:10825 East Blvd., Cleveland, presents "Porsche 911: The Evolution of an Icon," through April 2. Visit.thecrawfordmuseum.org.

Disney Animation — Immersive Experience: a collaboration of Walt Disney Animation Studios and Lighthouse Immersive Studios, the producer of "Immersive Van Gogh," featuring projections and music pertaining to Disney classics, runs Jan. 19 through April 10 at Lighthouse Artspace Cleveland, 850 E. 72nd St., Cleveland. Visit lighthouseimmersive.com/disney/cleveland.

Goodyear Theater: 1201 E. Market St., Akron, presents The Foolers (illusionists), Feb. 26. Call 330-690-2307 or visit goodyeartheater.com.

Great Lakes Science Center: 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland, presents a pair of hands-on special exhibitions, "Curious George: Let's Get Curious" and "Run! Jump Fly! Adventures in Action," through Jan. 8. Call 216-694-2000 or visit greatscience.com.

Great Wolf Lodge: 4600 Milan Road, Sandusky, presents Snowland celebration, featuring whimsical décor, daily snowfall showers and festive activities, through Jan. 6. Visit greatwolfgroups.com/locations/sandusky.

Lakewood Alive: presents "Loving Lakewood: Out of This World," a fundraiser for the Lakewood Masonic Temple in which neighborhoods will adopt a space theme, 7:30 to 11 p.m. Feb. 25. Visit LakewoodAlive.org.

Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage: 2929 Richmond Road, Beachwood, presents "This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement," through April 2. Call 216-593-0575 or visit MaltzJewishMuseum.org.

Music Box Supper Club: 1148 Main Ave., Cleveland, presents Cleveland Stories Dinner Parties — "There's More Bodies out There" — Rick Porello," Jan. 12; Murder Mystery Dinner Party — "Fitness Can Be Murder," from Get Away With Murder Inc., Jan. 14. Call 216-242-1250 or visit musicboxcle.com.

Oberlin Heritage Center: 73 1/2 S. Professor St., presents "Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Rededication to the Dream," 12:15 p.m. Jan. 16 via Zoom; "Virginia Proctor Powell Florence: A Life, A Legacy," 6:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Oberlin Public Library. Call 440-774-1700 or visit OberlinHeritageCenter.org.

Ohio RV Supershow: runs through Jan. 8 (and featuring "Rocking the RV Life" host Jeff Kinzbach Jan. 6 through 8) at the I-X Center in Cleveland. Visit ohiorvshow.com.

Playhouse Square: presents "Secret of the Whales: National Geographic Live! Brian Skerry," Jan. 13. Visit PlayhouseSquare.org.

Progressive Cleveland Boat Show: featuring more than 400 power and sailboats and 300 accessory displays of fishing and boating supplies, marinas and clubs, nautical clothing and gifts and more, will be Jan. 12 through 15 at the I-X Center. Visit ClevelandBoatShow.com.

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum: Cleveland, presents "The Beatles: Get Back to Let It Be," curated by the Rock Hall and meant as an immersive complement to Peter Jackson's docuseries "The Beatles Get Back," through March. Call 888-588-ROCK or visit rockhall.com.

Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse: 1 Center Court, Cleveland, presents Disney on Ice presents "Frozen & Encanto," Jan. 6 through 15; Monster Jam Arena Tour, Feb. 18 and 19. Call 888-894-9422 or visit rocketmortgagefieldhouse.com.

Tri-C High School Rock Off: will be Jan. 28 and Feb. 4, 11 and 28 (Final Exam) at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Visit RockHall.com/rockoff.