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The Countryside Series presented by Apollo’s Fire is called Mediterranean Roots: Dances and Romances in the Ancient World. There’ll be a half-dozen performances at a variety of locations from June 8th through the 13th. 216-320-0012
The Cleveland Orchestra has one more series of At the Movies presentations – there’ll be four showings of West Side Story, with the Orchestra performing the sound track under Brett Mitchell’s direction June 1st through 4th. 216-231-1111
Music Director Franz Welser-Moest will lead the Cleveland Orchestra at Severance Hall on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings, the 25th, 26th and 27th. Murray Perahia will be the soloist in Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4. And don’t forget, there’s one more series of At the Movies presentations – there’ll be four showings of West Side Story, with the Orchestra performing the sound track under Brett Mitchell’s direction June 1st through 4th. 216-231-1111
Cleveland Public Theater - Danceworks
Cleveland Public Theater is presenting Danceworks 2017, its annual showcase of contemporary dance. The last performances on June 1st through 3rd will feature the double bill of Morrison Dance and Alpha, 216-631-2727 ext 501
CSU - AHA Festival
Cleveland State University’s AHAFestival – Arts and Humanities Alive – will take place in the CSU/Playhouse Square neighborhood Wednesday through Friday, June 7th, 8th and 9th, with book booths, music, theater, dance and more.
Dance Cleveland and the Cleveland Foundation will present two free performances of the Cuban modern dance troupe Malpaso at the Ohio Theater in Playhouse Square on Friday and Saturday, June 2nd and 3rd. Advance tickets are required. 216-241-6000
The chamber ensemble Elegance will perform at Kendal at Oberlin on Wednesday evening, June 7th at 7:15PM
Encore Chamber Music
The second summer season of concerts from Encore Chamber Music will open with the Jupiter String Quartet performing at Tudor House of Gilmour Academy on Friday evening, June 16th. There’ll also be a Sunday Unplugged concert titled Summer Tango on Sunday afternoon, June 18th.
Ohio Light Opera
Ohio Light Opera’s 2017 season will begin on Saturday, June 17th with The Music Man making its debut. Cole Porter’s Anything Goes will begin its run on June 22nd. Five other shows will enter the rotating repertoire. The season ends on August 12th. 330-263-2345
The Shaker Symphony’s next concert will include music of Rossini, Beethoven and Mozart on Sunday afternoon, June 11th at 3:30 at the Cleveland Heights Library’s main branch on Lee Road.
Trinity Lutheran Church
The noontime Music Near the Market series at Trinity Lutheran Church on West 30th Street in Cleveland will feature organist Robert Myers performing All In the Family Bach – music of Johann Sebastian and his sons and cousins on Wednesdays, May 24th and 31st. 216-281-1700
Underground Classical Concert Series
The Underground Classical series at Praxis Fiber Gallery on Waterloo Road in Cleveland will present Project Trio, three musicians who met at CIM more than a decade ago. They’ll perform on Saturday evening, June 10th.