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Blue Water Chamber Orchestra Presents:

Peter Otto and Dvorak

Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 7:30 pm


Blue Water Chamber Orchestra opens its seventh season with violin soloist Peter Otto, First Associate Concertmaster of the Cleveland Orchestra. His performance of Dvorak's Violin Concerto is complemented by the brilliant Symphony in C, composed by 17-year-old George Bizet. Artistic Director Carlton R. Woods conducts this 75 minute concert, family friendly and performed without an intermission.

Adults $23, Seniors $18, Students/children $9
Family package 2 adults, 2 students $45


For more information and to order tickets    CLICK HERE



Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) presents: "Antwone Fisher"

Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 5:30 pm


Antwone Fisher, former foster child in Cleveland whose memoir "Finding Fish" details the kinds of trauma and abuse that CASA aims to prevent. Join us for meaningful presentations by adults who were victims of child abuse and neglect. Learn how their lives have been impacted by the traumatic events they experienced and how they are doing today. The evening will begin with hors d'oeuvres at 5:30 and the program begins at 6:15..

Tickets are free, but reservations are required.


To register,    CLICK HERE



Natural Muscle Presents:

Mr./Ms. Cleveland

Saturday, September 24, 2016
Pre-judging at 1:00 pm
Night Show at 6:00 pm


Natural Muscle Association again brings the drug-free of Natural Bobybuilding, Physique, Figure and Bikini competition to Cleveland. This event is both a National and Pro Qualifier.

Pre-Judging $20, Night Show $28. All Day Pass $40


For more information and entry forms, visit

or call 716 553-4905

To purchase tickets:    CLICK HERE



Pastor William Johnson, Jr and

Praise Him Productions present:

"Til Death Do Us Part"

Thursday and Friday, September 29 & 30, 2016 at 7:00 pm


This musical stage play speaks universally to the struggles of marriage and the power of love and forveness.

Tickets are $30 for Priority Seating,
$25 for General Admission,
$20 for groups of 20 or more


To purchase tickets, contact Pastor William Johnson, Jr. at 216 326-1979





Linking Employment, Abilities and Potential (LEAP) presents:

35th Anniversary Event

Thursday, October 13 at 5:30 pm

Join members of the board, staff, and friends of LEAP  for this special night which honor's LEAP's 35th anniversary. The evening begins with a reception courtesy of Chef Bob Sferra's Culinary Creations, followed by a program featuring Ward 3 Councilman Kerry McCormack.

Tickets are $50 ($10 tax deductible)


To purchase tickets,     CLICK HERE

For more information or to become a sponsor, call 216 696-1453


 On the Edge Film Festival

Friday, October 14, 2016 at 6:00 pm
Saturday, Obtober 15 at 7:00 pm


The newest of Cleveland's film festivals showcases films of adrenaline-driven action sports, engrossing character studies and environmental and cultural issues from around the globe. Many are shot against a panoramic backdrop of breathtaking scenery. Different films are featured each evening. Coffee and cookies are served before both screenings and food trucks are available before Friday's screening.

Advance sale tickets are $20 through Sept. 30 and $25  starting Oct. 1.


For additional information       CLICK HERE

To purchase tickets           CLICK HERE



Saint Ignatius High School Harlequins present:

"Twelve Angry Men"

Friday & Saturday, October 21-22 at 7:30 pm
Sunday October 23 at 2:00 pm


 The fate of a 19 year old man on trial for the fatal stabbing of his father seems like an open-and-shut case. This play gets into the heads of the twelve jurors showing how their backgrounds and values will decide the fate of the accused. This tense courtroom drama is a classic of modern theater. 

Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for students/seniors/children.
Children attending Catholic high schools and grade schools will have free admission starting 60 minutes before show time.


Tickets go on sale Sept. 23.




 Saint Ignatius High School Vocal Music presents:

"Fall Chorus Concert"

Thursday, October 30 at 8:00 pm


Members of the Chorus are featured in their first concert of the year. Other performers include the Freshman Chorus and a few surprises.

Admission is free to all and no tickets are required.





City Ballet of Cleveland presents:

"Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker"

Saturday, November 19 at 7:00 pm
Sunday, november 20 at 2:00 pm


The fifth annual "Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker" is a full length production with professional local guest artists. The families in this production are key philanthropic figures from Cleveland's history. Audience members will enter the Halle home and enjoy the holiday festivities with the Gund, Mather, and Severance families with Godfather Brush lighting the way.

Tickets purchased in advance online: $25 adults, $10 children under 12 and seniors
Tickets on the day of performance: $30 adults, $15 children under 12 and seniors


For more information, all 216 848-9088 or    CLICK HERE