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 Akron Symphony presents 'Akron on Broadway'
Akron Symphony
At E.J. Thomas Hall
Saturday, March 19th

Songs, choruses and orchestral showpieces from the greatest Broadway shows in history. Music by Rodgers and Hammerstein, George Gershwin, Irving Berlin, Stephen Schwartz, Andrew Lloyd Webber and more.

Saturday, March 19, 2016, 8:00 pm, E.J. Thomas Hall, Akron, OH 330-535-8131

 Wooster Chamber Music Series presents The Harlem Quartet
Wooster Chamber Music Series
At Gault Recital Hall
Sunday, March 20th

The Harlem Quartet, praised for its 'panache' by The New York Times, is 'bringing a new attitude to classical music, one that is fresh, bracing and intelligent,' says the Cincinnati Enquirer.

Sunday, March 20, 2016 at 3 p.m., Gault Recital Hall, The College of Wooster, 330-263-2115

 Coach House Theatre presents 'The Devil's Disciple'
Coach House Theatre
Thursday, March 24th - Sunday, April 17th

In Revolutionary War era America, the young “black sheep” returns and causes uproar in his Puritanical family.

March 24 - April 17, Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings at 8pm, Sundays at 2:30pm. Coach House Theatre, Akron, (330) 434-7741

 Wagner's Götterdämmerung
Cleveland Orchestra
At Severance Hall
Thursday, March 31st - Saturday, April 2nd

The Cleveland Orchestra and violinist Leila Josefowicz perform Wagner's Gotterdammerung. This performance is conducted by Franz Welser-Möst.

March 31st - April 2nd, Severance Hall, Cleveland 216-231-1111

 Apollo's Fire presents 'A Harlequin Romance'
Apollo's Fire
At See Event Details
Thursday, April 7th - Sunday, April 10th

The escapades of Harlequin and his girlfriend Columbine were the delight of the Renaissance in the popular Commedia dell’arte street theatre. These colorful characters come to life as dancers Steve Player, Julie Andrijeski and friends interpret Telemann’s lively character suites. (Warning: other musicians might dance out of their seats as well in this rambunctious program!) Olivier Brault and Johanna Novom set sparks flying in Bach’s fiery Double Violin Concerto.

Thursday, April 7, 7:30pm
The BATH Church (UCC) (WKSU members can receive $12 off full-price B-level tickets for this performance); Friday, April 8, 8:00pm
St. Noel Church, Willoughby Hills; Saturday, April 9, 8:00pm, Maltz Performing Arts Center, University Circle, Cleveland; Sunday, April 10, 4:00pm, Gamble Auditorium, Baldwin Wallace University, Berea; 216-320-0012

 Canton Symphony presents 'The Music of Queen'
Canton Symphony Orchestra
At Umstattd Performing Arts Hall
Thursday, April 7th

A high energy performance of music from the 1970's mega-hit group Queen including Don't Stop Me Now, We Will Rock You, Bohemian Rhapsody and Crazy Little Thing Called Love. Featuring Canton Symphony Chorus.

Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 8:00pm
Umstattd Performing Arts Hall, Canton, 330-452-2094

 DANCECleveland presents Dorrance Dance
At Cleveland Public Theatre
Thursday, April 7th - Saturday, April 9th

Dorrance Dance honors tap dance's uniquely beautiful history in a new and dynamically compelling context. The theatrically witty company pushes tap forward into the 21st century, rhythmically, aesthetically and conceptually. Street, club and experimental dance forms-all of which are American dreams-awake to the sound of furious rhythms, and find their boundaries missing. Performing at the intimate space of Cleveland Public Theatre, the performances will feature fun-filled tap like you've never seen it before!

April 7th - 9th, all performances at 8 p.m. Cleveland Public Theatre. 6415 Detroit Ave., Cleveland, 216-631-2727

 Bartók on Stage
Cleveland Orchestra
At Severance Hall
Thursday, April 7th - Sunday, April 10th

Join the Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Franz Welser-Möst, bassist Mikhail Petrenko, soprano Katarina Dalayman, and members of the Cleveland Orchestra Chorus with The Joffrey Ballet as they perform Béla Bartok's The Miraculous Mandarin
and Bluebeard’s Castle.

April 7th - 10th, Severance Hall, Cleveland, 216-231-1111

 Great Lakes Theater presents 'Love's Labour's Lost'
Great Lakes Theater
At PlayhouseSquare
Friday, April 8th - Sunday, April 24th

When a King decrees that his court be free of women so that he and his men may study without distraction, what could possibly go wrong? Nothing, until a beautiful princess and her delectable entourage pay a visit and put the men’s resolve to the ultimate test. Love letters gone awry set in motion a series of hysterical misadventures which turns the court topsy-turvy in a hilarious Shakespearean study of 'Wooing 101.'

April 8 - April 24, Playhouse Square, 1501 Euclid Ave, Cleveland. 216-241-6000

 Players Guild Theatre presents 'The Hobbit'
Players Guild Theatre
At Player's Guild Theatre
Friday, April 8th - Sunday, April 24th

Bilbo Baggins leaves home and sets off with a band of adventurers to slay a dragon and recover an enormous treasure. Along the way he encounters trolls, elves, goblins and a host of other fantasy characters. Told with wit and humor, 'The Hobbit' is sure to please!

April 8th - 24th, Players Guild W G Fry Theatre, Cultural Center for the Arts, Canton, 330-453-7617

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