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 Seed Stories: How Plants Begin
Cleveland Museum of Natural History
Wednesday, March 18th - Wednesday, April 15th

A three part series presented by the Science and Nature Study Group, which is a joint program between The Harold T. Clark Library and the Heights Libraries.

March 18,2015, April 1, 2015, and April 15, 2015, all programs at 7:00 p.m., Cleveland Museum of Natural History, 1 Wade Oval Dr, Cleveland, (216) 231-4600

 Self and Others: The photographic portrait
Akron Area Art Alliance
At Summit ArtSpace
Friday, March 20th - Sunday, May 3rd

A new exhibition, Self & Others: The Photographic Portrait, will provide an opportunity to look beyond the static representation that is often seen in portraits. A number of local photographers including Brad Hart, Cheryl Townsend, Ed Suba, and Don Parsisson, will be showcasing their interpretation of a portrait in the exhibition.

March 20, 2015 - May 20, 2015, 140 East Market Street, Akron, (330) 376-8480

 Big Spring at Cleveland Botanical Garden
Cleveland Botanical Gardens
Saturday, March 21st - Sunday, April 26th

Cleveland Botanical Garden awakens your senses with Big Spring, a supersized indoor and outdoor celebration full of vibrant colors, fresh scents and the familiar sound of spring showers. Now in its third year, Big Spring invites those young and young at heart to explore a wonderland of imagination and fun.

March 21, 2015 - April 26, 2015, Cleveland Botanical Garden, 11030 East Blvd, Cleveland (216) 721-1600

 In Grand Style
Western Reserve Historical Society
Monday, March 23rd - Monday, November 30th

In Grand Style, the newest exhibit at the WRHS History Center, features historic garments and accessories that provide a window into the world of privileged Cleveland.

Ends, November 30, 2015, Western Reserve Historical Society, 10825 East Boulevard
Cleveland, (216) 721-5722

 Weathervane presents 'A Delicate Balance'
Weathervane Community Playhouse
Thursday, March 26th - Sunday, April 12th

Edward Albee's A Delicate Balance is a dark comedy in which the carefully controlled existence of two complacent suburbanites is forever shattered by their family and friends over the course of one eventful weekend. The play takes audiences on a careening ride from domestic superficiality to a jolting confrontation with life's most existential questions.

March 26 - April 12, Weathervane Playhouse, 1301 Weathervane LN, Akron, (330) 836-2626 ***WKSU member 2-for-1 discount on March 27***

 Coach House presents 'Children of a Lesser God'
Coach House Theatre
Thursday, March 26th - Sunday, April 19th

The Tony Award-winning play by Mark Medoff focuses on the conflicted professional and romantic relationship between a hearing teacher at a school for the deaf and his deaf former student, Sarah Norman.

March 26 - April 19, Coach House Theatre, 732 West Exchange St., Akron, (330) 434-7741

 Lend Me a Tenor
Beck Center for the Arts
At Mackey Main Stage
Friday, March 27th - Sunday, April 26th

A classic farce! Spend the night at this zany 1930s hotel complete with mistaken identities, misunderstandings, mixed signals, and doors...lots of doors. This comedy follows the fiery-tempered, world famous Italian superstar, Tito Merelli.

March 27, 2015 - April 26, 2015, Mackey Main Stage, 17801 Detroit Ave, Lakewood, (216) 521-2540

 Heritage Series Concerts
Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park
At Happy Days Lodge
Saturday, March 28th - Friday, May 1st

Three Days concert series presented by the National Park Service to celebrate cultural legacy of Cuyahoga Valley that includes artists such as Tall Heights & Darlingside, Dala, Comas, and Front Country.

March 28, 2015, April 17, 2015, April 24, 2015, May 1, 2015, all concerts at 8:00 p.m., Happy Days Lodge, Peninsula, (330) 657-2909

Cleveland Museum of Art
Wednesday, April 1st

Directed by Don Boyd and Jonathan Bloom. With Souleymane Cissé, Gaston Kaboré, et al. For 45 years Ouagadougou’s Pan-African film festival, FESPACO, has been the chief meeting place for African filmmakers. Every two years they come to Burkina Faso to showcase their new works and discuss the state of cinema on the continent.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 7:00 p.m., Morley Lecture Hall, 11150 East Boulevard, Cleveland, (216) 421-7350

 Oberlin Artist Recital Series presents John Relyea and Warren Jones
Oberlin Conservatory of Music
At Finney Chapel
Thursday, April 2nd

Bass-baritone John Relyea appears regularly with such orchestras as the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Cleveland Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra, Boston Symphony Orchestra, and the New York Philharmonic. Called "flawless" and "utterly ravishing" by the Boston Globe, Warren Jones was named 2010 Collaborative Pianist of the Year by Musical America.

Thursday, April 2 at 8 p.m., Finney Chapel, Oberlin College, (440) 775-8169

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