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.
Cleveland Shakespeare Festival
The second show of the summer for the Cleveland Shakespeare Festival is the comedy Twelfth Night. Performances fun from July 20th through August 5th at nine different locations.
Cooper International Piano Competition
Oberlin College Conservatory will host the Cooper International Piano Competition beginning July 12th. The Recital Finals will take place on Wednesday evening, July 18th at Oberlin. The Orchestra finals will be at Severance Hall on Friday evening, July 20th.
Kent State University Museum
The Kent State University Museum has the Katharine Hepburn exhibit Dressed for Stage and Screen. The show opens February 2nd and will continue through September 2nd in the Broadbent Gallery.
Oberlin Summer Theater Festival
At Oberlin College, it’s the tenth season of the Oberlin Summer Theater Festival beginning June 22nd and continuing through August 5th. Little Women, Romeo and Juliet and Picnic will all be playing in rotation repertory.
Ohio Light Opera
Opening night for the 40th season of Ohio Light Opera at the College of Wooster is Saturday, June 16th. The season, which runs through mid-August, includes seven different shows from Gilbert and Sullivan and Franz Lehar to Cole Porter and Leonard Bernstein. 330-263-2345
Next to Normal is the second production of the summer season for Porthouse Theater on the grounds of Blossom Music Center. It opens July 5th and continues through the 21st. 330-672-2884
Shen Shan Ren
The Zhen Shan Ren (Truth Compassion Tolerance) International Art Exhibition is at the Josaphat Arts Hall on East 33rd Street in Cleveland from July 15th though August 5th. The paintings showcase the Falun Dafa practice in China.
Stars in the Classics
Stars in the Classics presents two Summer Cabaret evenings in the rotunda at Orange Village Hall. On Thursday evening, July 19th, it’s a program called From Eastern Europe & Russia to America: Immigrant Composers. On Saturday evening, the 21st, From Italy and Spain: Passionate Serenades & Dance Rhythms. 216-702-7047
Wolfs Gallery hosts Cleveland: A Cultural Center, a loan exhibition of 150 artworks celebrating the community of artists known as the Cleveland School. The exhibition runs through August 31st.