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.
The Howson Gallery at Judson Park presents Memories of a Pilgrim Soul, paintings by Hudson artist Kathleen Harrington. The exhibit runs through November 29th.
Lira Ensemble of Chicago
The Lira Ensemble of Chicago is joined by singer Grazyna Auguscik at the Connor Palace in Playhouse Square for an evening of Polish and American carols, folk songs, jazz and dance on Saturday, November 28th. 216-421-6000
Clague Playhouse in Westlake presents Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical through December 13th. 440-331-0403
The Workshop Players of Amherst present Charles Dickens’ Christmas Carol November 19th through December 13th. 440-988-5613
Cleveland Pops Orchestra
The Cleveland Pops Orchestra under Carl Topilow’s direction will be joined by the Cleveland Pops Chorus and NEOS Dance Theater to celebrate the Joys of Christmas on Sunday afternoon, November 29th, at the Connor Palace in Playhouse Square. 216-241-6000
Tuba Christmas Cleveland
The annual Tuba Christmas Cleveland takes place on Sunday evening, November 29th at First Baptist Church on Fairmount Boulevard.
Lionel Bringuier is the guest conductor of the Cleveland Orchestra in three concerts at Severance Hall on Friday and Saturday evenings, November 27th and 28th, and Sunday afternoon, November 29th. Robert Walters will be the soloist in a new Concerto for English Horn by Bernard Rands. The program will also include Hector Berlioz’ Symphonie fantastique. 216-231-1111
Cleveland Chamber Music Society
The Jupiter Quartet is the next attraction being presented by the Cleveland Chamber Music Society, in collaboration with the CIM Chamber Music Festival, on Tuesday evening, December 1st at Plymouth Church of Shaker Heights.
The Cleveland Playhouse production of A Christmas Story returns to the Allen Theater at Playhouse Square from November 27th through December 23rd.
Cleveland Opera Theater
Cleveland Opera Theater will present two performances of Andre Previn’s opera based on Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire on December 4th and 6th at Masonic Auditorium in downtown Cleveland. 440-285-1874
Quire Cleveland’s Christmas program Carols for Quire from the Old and New Worlds will be performed at Trinity Cathedral in Downtown Cleveland on Friday, December 4th, and at historic St. Peter Church in Downtown Cleveland on Saturday and Sunday, December 5th and 6th. 216-223-8854
Apollo’s Fire will present three performances of Sacrum Mysterium: A Celtic Christmas in Canton, Shaker Heights and Willoughby Hills on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday, December 9th, 12th and 13th. And from December 17th through 20th, they’ll present Christmas Vespers of Michael Praetorius in four different locations. 216-320-0012
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