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Cleveland Museum of Art: 11150 East Blvd., presents “From Caves to Tombs: Chinese Pictorial Rubbings From Stone Reliefs,” through Nov. 14 “Medieval Treasures From Munster Cathedral,” through Aug. 14; “Rinpa,” through Oct. 3; “Interpretation of Materiality: Gold,” through Oct. 25; “Variations: The Reuse of Models in Paintings by Orazio and Artemisia Gentileschi,” through Aug. 22; “New Histories, New Futures,” through Sept. 12 at Transformer Station; “Fashioning Identity: Mala Textiles of Panama,” through Jan. 9; “Private Lives: Home and Family in the Art of the Nabis, Paris, 1889-1900,” through Sept. 19; “A New York Minute: Street Photography, 1920-1950,” through Nov. 7; “Ashcan School Prints and the American City, 1900-1940,” July 17 through Dec. 26; “Revealing Krishna: Journey to Cambodia’s Sacred Mountain,” Nov. 14 through Jan. 30. Call 216-421-7340 or visit clevelandart.org.
Fairmount Center for the Arts: 8400 Road, Russell Township, presents its 45th annual juried art exhibition, a variety of art pieces from artists around Ohio., Aug. 9 through 26 (closing reception at 6:30 p.m. Aug 26). Call 440-338-3171 or visit fairmountcenter.org.
Fairport Harbor Tourism Council: presents an outdoor pirate-themed art show, with works at the entrance of the village on both High and Third streets, through Sept. 19. Visit FairportHarborTourism.com.
Kent State University Museum: 515 Hilltop Dr. Kent, presents “Stitched: Regional Dress Across Europe,” which showcases common features shared by regional costume across Western and Eastern Europe, through Dec. Call 330-672-3450 or visit www.kent.edu/museum.
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Cleveland: 11400 Euclid Ave., presents “Aawful Aaron,” by Aaron D. Williams, through Aug. 15; “Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A.,” through Jan. 2. Call 216-421-8671 or visit mocacleveland.org.
Penitentiary Glen Reservation: 8668 Kirtland-Chardon Road, Kirtland, presents the 34th annual Photo Contest, through Aug. 8. Call 440-256-1404 or visit lakemetroparks.com/parks-trails/penitentiary-glen-reservation.
Sculpture Center: 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, presents Crossroads: “Still We Rise,” an augmented reality (AR) exhibition series that will showcase artwork from 12 artists, through Sept. 25. Call 216-229-6527 or visit sculpturecenter.org.
Valley Art Center: 155 Bell St., Chagrin Falls, presents a “reimagined” Art by the Falls,” featuring a series of gallery exhibitions at VAC, July 23 through Sept. 1. Call 440-247-7507 or visit valleyartcenter.org.
Agora Theatre & Ballroom: 5000 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Bianca Del Rio, Oct. 13; St. Vincent, Oct. 18; Heather McMahan, Oct. 23; Taylor Tomlinson, Nov. 12; Nate Bargatze, Dec. 4; Whitney Cummings, Dec. 10; Patton Oswalt, Dec. 11. Visit AgoraCleveland.com.
Cleveland Improv: 1148 Main Ave., Cleveland, presents Ryan Davis, July 23 and 24; Jess Hilarious, July 30 and 31; JJ Williamson, Aug. 5 through 7; Jermaine Funnymaine Johnson, Aug. 5; Comedy Workshop Graduation Show, Aug. 12; Bruce Bruce, Aug. 13 through 14; Bill Bellamy, Aug. 20 through 22; Nate Jackson, Aug. 27 through 28. Call 216-696-4677 or visit ClevelandImprov.com.
Grog Shop: 2785 Euclid Heights Blvd., Cleveland Heights, presents Joyelle Nicole Johnson, Mary Santora, Aug. 2. Call 216-321-5588 or visit grogshop.gs.
Hilarities 4th Street Theatre: 2025 E. Fourth St., Cleveland, presents Dan Soder, July 22 through 24; Brent Terhune, July 29; Lynne Koplitz, July 30 through Aug. 1. Call 216-736-4242 or visit pickwickandfrolic.com.
Lorain Palace Theater: 617 Broadway, Lorain, presents Michael Winslow, July 24. Call 440-245-2323 or visit lorainpalace.com.
MGM Northfield Park: 10777 Northfield Road, Northfield, presents Chelsea Handler, Oct. 9. Call 330-908-7625 or visit mgmnorthfieldpark.mgmresorts.com.
Summer Comedy series: 7 p.m. Wednesdays in Veterans Memorial Park, 605 W. Fourth St, Lorain — Aida Rodriguez, Stephanie Ginese, July 24; Joyelle Nicole Johnson, Tania Timmons, July 31. Visit http://bit.ly/lorain-summer-comedy-21.
Verb Ballets: presents it’s Summer Series performances — 8:45 p.m. July 30 and 31 at Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival, Goodyear Heights Metro Park, 2077 Newton St., Akron, 7 p.m. Aug. 13 at Tremont Arts in Augusts, Lincoln Park, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 20 at Ballet Under the Stars at Verb Ballets Center for Dance, The Dealership, 3558 Lee Road, Shaker Heights, and 8 p.m. Sept. 3 at Cain Park’s Evans Amphitheatre, 14591 Superior Road, Cleveland Heights. Call 216-397-3757 or visit verballets.org.
Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque: 11610 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents “A Life of Endless Summers: The Bruce Brown Story,” July 23 and 25; “Tenet,” July 23 and 24; “Fantastic Fungi,” July 24 and 25; a 35th-anniversary celebration with three days of screenings of 35mm prints — Alfred Hitchcock’s “Young and Innocent,” 7 p.m. Aug. 6, Martin Scorsese’s “After Hours,” 9 p.m. Aug. 6, Sidney Gilliat’s “Green for Danger,” 5 p.m. Aug. 7, Jules Dassin’s “He Who Must Die,” 7 p.m. Aug. 7, Vincente Minnelli’s “Two Weeks in Another Town,” 4 p.m. Aug. 8, and Michael Cimino’s “Thunderbolt and Lightfoot,” 6:30 p.m. Aug. 8. Call 216-421-7450 or visit CIA.edu/Cinematheque.
Cleveland International Film Festival: presents CIFF46, March 30 through April 10 at Playhouse Square. Call 216-623-3456 or visit www.clevelandfilm.org.
Stocker Arts Center at Lorain County Community College: 1005 N. Abbe Road, Elyria, presents “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again,” 7:30 p.m. Sept. 3 in Hoke Theatre; “The Grey Fox, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 10 in Hoke Theatre. Call 440-366-4040 or visit StockerArtsCenter.com.
Agora Theatre & Ballroom: 5000 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Japanese Breakfast, Aug. 5; Average White Band, Aug. 13; Ty Segall and The Freedom Band, Aug. 14; Sammy Hagar & The Circle, Aug. 15; Cleveland Taco Fest, featuring local bands and more, Aug. 27 through 29; All Fizzed Up, a hard seltzer event, Sept. 11; Dinosaur Jr., Ryley Walker, Oct. 1; Kevin Gates, Oct. 8; Ministry, Helmet, Front Line Assembly, Oct. 9; Lil Tjay, Oct. 10; The Front Bottoms, Oct. 19; Cody Johnson, Oct. 22; Clozee, Of the Trees, Tripp St, Oct. 28; Gojira, Knocked loose, Alien Weaponry, Oct. 29; In This Moment, Black Veil Brides, Nov. 2; Tech N9ne, Nov. 5; Caamp, Nov. 13; The Driver Era, The Wrecks, Nov. 18; Midland, Hailey Whitters, Nov. 19; Lupe Fiasco Prevents Food & Liquor, Nov. 26; Architects, Nov. 27; Neck Deep, nothing, nowhere, Heart Attack Man, Nov. 28; Khruangbin, Dec. 7; Clutch, Stoner, Native How, Dec. 29; Ashley McBryde, Morgan Wade, Priscilla Block, Jan 15; Animaniacs in Concert, featuring Rob Paulsen and Randy Rogel, Feb. 26; Scott Bradleye’s Postmodern Jukebox, March 13. Visit AgoraCleveland.com.
Apollo’s Fire, The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra: presents Gala Sunday in the Park with Johann, featuring cocktails, dinner, wine, silent auction, Fund the Need, and music of J.S. Bach and Vivaldi, 5 p.m. July 25 at Mapleside Farms, 294 Pearl Road, Brunswick; Akron Series The Silver Soiree, July 29 at Gervasi Vineyard. Call 216-320-0012 or 800-314-2535, or visit apollosfire.org.
Beachland Ballroom: 15711 Waterloo Road, Cleveland, presents Jaite, Orefice Roth, Istvan Medgyesi, July 23; Into the Blue: Grateful Dead Revival, July 23; an evening with Jp & the Chatfield Boys, July 24; birth, July 24; Rise Against, July 27; Western Centuries, July 28; Northeast Ohio Drum & Music Jam, July 29; Who Saved Who, Quick Mystery, Joe Figueroa, July 30; The Alarm Clocks, Televisionaires, July 31; Rubix Groove, C-Level, Uncle Gnarly, July 31; Clem Snide, Aug. 3; Beachland Flea, Aug. 14; Between the Buried & Me, Aug. 16; Tab Benoit, Aug. 24; Lee Dewyze, Aug. 31; Natewantstobattle, CG5, Vesperra, Sept. 9; Torres, Ariana and the Rose, Sept. 13; Conway the Machine with Stove God Cooks, Sept. 15; Neal Francis, Sept. 17; Caroline Rose, Sept. 18; Osees, Mr. Elevator, Sept. 19; Black Joe Lewis and the Honey Bears, Sept. 23; Joanne Shaw Taylor, Sept. 28; Transviolet, Lorelei Marcell, Sept. 29; Courtney Marie Andrews, Sept. 30; Pokey LaFarge, Esther Rose, Oct. 6; Jon Spencer and the Hitmakers, Oct. 8; Weathers, Kenzo Cregan, Oct. 9; JMSN, Oct. 15; Lucero, Morgan James, Oct. 23; Keller Williams’ Grateful Grass featuring Love Canon, Oct. 29; Madison Cunningham, S.G. Goodman, Nov. 5; Planet Booty, Nov. 6; The Brook and the Bluff, Nov. 10; Geoff Tate, Makr Daley and the Ravens, Squid, Nov. 12; Guided by Voices, Nov. 13; Maggie Rose, Them Vibes, Nov. 18; Cloud Nothings, Nov. 19; King Buffalo and Oregon Space Trail of Doom, Slug Fest, Nov. 20; Beach Bunny, Wheelwright, Nov. 21; All them Witches, Dec. 12; Mother Mother, Jan. 26, 2022; Lilly Hiatt, The Harmaleigh, Feb. 22, 2022; They Might be Giants, April 5 and 6, 2022; Fuzz, April 17; Godspeed You! Black Emperor, May 4, 2022; Southern Culture on the Skids, Oct. 7, 2022. Call 216-383-1124 or visit beachlandballroom.com.
Blossom Music Center: 1145 W. Steels Corners Road, Cuyahoga Falls, presents Jackson Browne, James Taylor, July 31; Kings of Leon, Aug. 19; The Zac Brown Band, Aug. 20; Korn, Staind, Sept. 2; Dead & Company, Sept. 7; The Jonas Brothers, Sept. 22; NF, Sept. 27; Florida Georgia Line, Oct. 1; Jason Aldean, Oct. 15. Call 330-920-8040 or visit livemu.sc/2QcbKUb.
Blossom Music Festival: at Blossom Music Center, the summer home of The Cleveland Orchestra, presents “From the New World,” featuring Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 (“From the New World”), July 25; “Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony,” Aug. 1; “Classical Mystery Tour: A Tribute to The Beatles,” with tribute band Classical Mystery Tour, Aug. 8; “Tchaikovsky’s Fourth,” Aug. 15; “Romantic Brahms,” featuring Symphony No. 3, Aug. 22; “Enigma Variations,” Aug. 28; “Hollywood Under the Stars,” Sept. 4 and 5. Call 216-231-1111 or visit clevelandorchestra.com.
Cain Park: Goodnor and Superior, Cleveland Heights, presents Anne E. DeChant, July 29; Amythyst Kiah, Aug. 3; Paula Cole, Aug. 8; Miko Marks, Aug. 12; Musical Memories — Celebrating the Best of Cain Park Theater, Aug. 21; Multi-Music Fest featuring Stokley, SWV, Sept. 4; Indigo Girls, Sept. 9; Tri-C JazzFest, Sept. 11 and 12; Soul Asylum, Sept. 16; Under the Streetlamp, Sept. 18. Call 216-371-3000, or visit cainpark.com.
Cleveland Musicians Fundraiser: featuring members of several Northeast Ohio bands playing the music of Kiss, will run on multiple stages from noon to 10 p.m. July 26 in Geneva-on-the-Lake (noon to six p.m. at Yankie’s stages and 7 to 10 p.m. at Goblin Amphitheatre), with proceeds going to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Visit ClevealndMusiciansFundraiser.org.
Cleveland Opera Theater: presents free outdoor summer concerts — 7 p.m. July 31 at Edgewater Park in Cleveland, 7 p.m. Aug. 28 at Dunham Tavern Museum in Cleveland. Call 216-512-0268 or visit ClevelandOperaTheater.org.
Cleveland Orchestra: performing at Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Stewart Copeland’s “Police Deranged for Orchestra,” Sept. 11 at Blossom Music Center. Call 216-231-7300 or visit ClevelandOrchestra.com.
Firelands Symphony Orchestra: presents Flip Season of free outdoor concerts (replacing its fall and spring indoor performances this season) — Christmas in July Holiday Pops concert, 7 p.m. July 25 at Jackson Street Pier in Sandusky, “Superstar: The Songs. The Stories. The Carpenters.,” starring vocalist Helen Welch, 7 p.m. Aug. 7 at Norwalk’s Veterans Memorial Lake Park, and a concert of Americana music with guest artist Hey Mavis on banjo, fiddle, bass, drums and vocals, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 18 with at Paper Moon Vineyards in Vermilion. Call 419-621-4800 or visit FirelandsSymphony.com.
Goodyear Theater: 1201 E. Market St., Akron, presents Bachman Cummings, Aug. 22. Call 330-690-2307 or visit goodyeartheater.com.
Grog Shop: 2785 Euclid Heights Blvd., Cleveland Heights, presents The Chewy Center Grav, Strobelight Casualties, July 23; Badi Assad, Moises Borges, July 24; Corry Michaels, Gabrielle Nicole, July 24; Christmas in July, July 25; The Giant Jam Sandwich, July 25; Gen X, Bad Hooks, Chicken Ranch, July 29; Village Bicycle, Joshua Powell, Learning Curve, July 30; Lemur Fest 6 featuring Sa-Roc, July 31; AG Club, Sam Truth, redveil, Aug. 1; Scott H. Biram, Aug. 5; The Goddamn Gallows, Aug. 14; The Backseat Lovers, Aug. 15; Anti-Flag, Sept. 15; Neil Hamburger, Major Entertainer, Oct. 7; Wild Rivers, Oct. 8; Spafford, Oct. 13; Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Jonathan Richman, (in the Cleveland Museum of Art’s Garter Auditorium)Oct. 15; J.I., Oct. 19; Nothing, Oct 21; The Districts, Nov. 4; The Slackers, Mustard Plug, Nov. 10; Iron & Wine, Squirrel Flower (at Cleveland Museum of Art’s Gartner Auditorium), Nov. 16; The Lemonheads, Nov. 22; David Shaw, Dec. 10; Human Impact, Child Bite, Goosed, Dec. 11; The Spits, Feb. 13; Tommy Cash, Feb. 27. Call 216-321-5588 or visit grogshop.gs.
House of Blues: 308 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents P.O.D., Sept. 28. Visit houseofblues.com/Cleveland.
Jacobs Pavilion: Nautica Entertainment Complex, West Bank of the Flats, Cleveland, presents Jason Mraz, Aug. 13; King Crimson, Sept. 1; Brit Floyd, Sept. 5 Flogging Molly, Violent Femmes, Sept. 11; Coheed & Cambria, The Used, Sept. 12; Quinn XCII, Chelsea Cutler, Sept. 14; Brett Eldredge, Sept 16; 311, Sept. 18; Nine Inch Nails, Pixies, Sept. 21 and 23; Blackberry Smoke, Sept. 25; Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Oct. 13; Barenaked Ladies, July 2, 2022. Call 216-622-6557 or visit livemu.sc/3uKm4lg.
Kent Stage: 175 E. Main St., Kent, presents Christone “Kingfish” Ingram, Aug. 11; Donnie Iris & The Cruisers, Aug. 14; Ana Popovic, Aug. 18; John Mayall, Aug. 26; Ani DiFranco, Elizabeth Moen, Aug. 27; Spin Doctors, Aug. 28; Asleep at the Wheel, The Shootouts, Sept. 17; Five for Fighting with a string quartet, Sept. 22; Bela Fleck’s “My Bluegrass Heart, Sept. 28; Reverend Peyton’s Big Dam Band, Oct. 14; Cowboy Junkies, Oct. 15; Over the Rhine, Oct. 23; Yonder Mountain String Band, Oct. 27; Rick Wakeman, Nov. 1; the FIXX, The English Beat, Nov. 9; The Wallflowers, Nov. 16; Hot Tuna, Steve Kimock & Friends, Dec. 8; Crash Test Dummies, March 2. Call 330-677-5005 or visit kentstage.org.
Lake View Cemetery Concert Series: at Lakeview Cemetery, 2316 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, presents Etiquette (Motown), 4 p.m. July 25 (rain date Aug. 1); Hubb’s Groove (soul jazz), 4 p.m. Aug. 29 (rain date Sept. 5). Visit lakeviewcemetery.com.
Legacy Live: a concert series at Legacy Village in Lyndhurst with performances on a stage near the lawn between Bar Louie and California Pizza Kitchen, presents Blue Lunch (jump swing, blues, R&B and soul), July 24; Cats on Holiday (rock, roots, zydeco), July 31; Discovery Band (dance), Aug. 7; Swamp Booke Band (classic rock), Aug. 14; Light of Two Moons (acoustic rock), Aug. 21; Saborit (Latin soul), Aug. 28; Ricky & The Rockets (classic rock), Sept. 4; Revolution Pie (Beatles tribute), Sept. 11. call 216-382-3871 or visit Legacy-Village.com.
Live at the Lighthouse Music Festival Series: a production of Fairport Harbor Arts & Culture Alliance with performances at Fairport Harbor Marine Museum and Lighthouse, presents Reggae in the Harbor — Jerry Garcia’s Bday Celebration — Papa Bear, Sunshine Daydream, Dupree’s Dead Band, 2 p.m. Aug. 1; The Fall Funky Jam — Pillars of Rome, Jul Big Green, Willie Phoenix, Broccoli Samurai, 2 p.m. Sept. 25. Visit fhaca.org.
Lorain Palace Theater: 617 Broadway, Lorain, presents Women Who Rock Live, featuring Winger, Firehouse, Oct. 15; Tito Puente Jr., Oct. 16; Back to the 70’s, featuring Blue Swede, the Trammps and more, Oct. 22; Jefferson Starship, March 4, 2022. Call 440-245-2323 or visit lorainpalace.com.
Madison Concerts in the Park: a series with shows at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Madison Village Park, River and West Main streets, presents Madtown Jazz, July 22; Swamp Rattlers, July 29; Rabbit Run Community Arts Association performers, Aug. 5; Holly’s Uncle, Aug. 12; 5 O’Clock Somewhere, Aug. 19; Erie Heights Brass, Aug. 26. Call 440-428-7526.
Mentor Rocks concert series: with shows at 7 p.m. at Mentor Civic Amphitheater, 8600 Munson Road, presents No Duh (No Doubt tribute), July 27; Ultimate Aldean (Jason Aldean tribute), Aug. 3; Uptown Funk (Bruno Mars tribute), Aug. 10; The Ten Band (Pearl Jam tribute), Aug. 17; Queen Nation (Queen tribute), Aug. 24; E5C4P3 (Journey tribute), Aug. 31. Visit mentorrocks.info.
MGM Northfield Park: 10777 Northfield Road, Northfield, presents Queensryche, Sept. 16; Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, Sept. 18; Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, Sept. 19; Paul Anka, Oct. 29; Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Evening, Nov. 5; Todd Rundgren, Nov. 6 and 7; Buddy Guy, Nov. 12; John Hiatt & The Jerry Douglas BAnd, Nov. 14; REO Speedwagon, Dec. 18; The Gilmour Project (featuring the music of David Gilmour, Jan. 16. Call 330-908-7625 or visit mgmnorthfieldpark.mgmresorts.com.
Music Box Supper Club: 1148 Main Ave., Cleveland, presents Tarriona “Tank” Ball, July 24; The Kilroys and The Cars Brunch, July 25; Quasi Kings, July 25; Dead Letter Office, July 28; 80s Night with The Sunrise Jones, July 30; Peace Frog, July 31; Tom Petty Brunch with Shadow of Doubt, Aug. 1; Milton Blake, Aug. 1; Waco Brothers (seventh-anniversary concert and rooftop party), Aug. 5; Davy Knowles and Let’s Groove Tonight, Aug. 6; Drag Brunch, featuring Veranda L’Ni & Friends, Aug. 8; Ras Khalifa, Aug. 8; Brett Dennen, Aug. 8; The Prince Experience, Aug. 12; Achill Crossing, Aug 13; Beatles Brunch with The Sunrise Jones, Aug. 15; Sinatra Brunch with Michael Sonata, Aug. 15; Umojah Nation, Aug. 15; TUSK, Aug. 18; The Diamond Project (Neil Diamond tribute), Aug. 19; 5j Barrow, Aug. 19; Joanna Connor Blues Band, Aug. 20; Tropical Cleveland’s Noche en Blanco, Aug. 21; Billy Joel Brunch, Aug. 22; Linda Ronstadt Brunch featuring Rachel & The Beatnik Playboys, Aug. 22; Outlaws I&I, Aug. 22; Todd Snider, Aug. 23; Maura Rogers and the Bellows, Aug. 28; Jimfmy Buffett Bruch with Cheesburgers in Paaradise, Aug. 29; Motown Brunch featuring Nitebridge, Aug. 29; Ms. BBC, Aug. 29; Louis Prima Jr & The Witnesses, Sept. 1 and 2; Discotheque featuring LaLa Ri, Sept. 3; JiMiller Band, Paul Perme, Sept. 3; Carlos Jones & The PLUS Band, Sept. 5; Straight On (acoustic Heart tribute), Sept. 9; Doobie Brother Brunch with China Grove, Sept. 12; Raul Malo, Sept. 15; Jonah Koslen and His Band, Sept. 17 and 20; Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Brunch with Long Time Gone, Sept. 19; Marc Roberge of O.A.R., Sept. 21; Ernesto Alcantara, Oct. 3; Jimmie Vaughan, Oct. 13; Marcia Ball and Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, Oct. 14; Carbon Leaf, Oct. 15; Neil Diamond Brunch featuring The Diamond Project, Oct. 17; Sinatra Night with Michael Sonata, Oct. 22Alejandro Escovedo, Oct. 24; Will Hoge, Oct. 26; Los Lobos, Nov. 3; Shovels & Rope, Nov. 9; The Vindys, Nov. 18; The Smithereens with guest vocalist Marshall Crenshaw, Nov. 11; Kate Voegele, Nov. 24; Alan Doyle, April 26, 2022. Call 216-242-1250 or visit musicboxcle.com.
National Cleveland-Style Polka Hall of Fame and Museum: 605 E. 222 St., Euclid, presents Battle of the Polka Bands of Tomorrow, with Eddie Rodick leading the day’s featured orchestra between musical bouts by the up-and-coming entertainers, July 18 at SNPJ Farm, 10946 Heath Road, Kirtland. Call 216-261-FAME or 866-66-POLKA or visit PolkaFame.com.
Our Old Music for a New World: an outdoor picnic concert series from Northeast Ohio Musical Heritage Association featuring folk music at First Baptist Church, 3630 Fairmount Blvd., Cleveland Heights, presents Tina Bergmann & Bryan Thomas, Liz Bullock & Ray Flanagan, July 24; Chris Coles, Ava Present, Aug. 21; Hal Walker, Eric Noden, Sept. 18. Visit hneomha.org.
Playhouse Square: 1501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Jim Brickman, Nov. 26 through 28 at the Hanna Theatre. Call 216-241-6000 or visit PlayhouseSquare.org.
Rabbit Run Theater: 5648 W. Chapel Road, Madison Township, presents Guest Artist Series concert “A Lovely Night,” featuring the music of Rodgers & Hammerstein, the Great American Songbook and more performed by vocalist Lindsey Leonard and her pianist husband, Ed Leonard, July 30 through Aug. 1. Call 440-428-7092 or visit rabbitrunonline.org.
Rock Hall Live!: featuring ticketed concerts at 8 p.m. select Thursdays and Fridays at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s PNC Stage, presents Cloud Nothings, July 23; New Soft Shoe, July 29; Bully, July 30; Jul Big Green, C-Level, Aug. 5; Jackie Venson, Kahrin, Aug. 12; The Ark Band, DJ Packy Malley, Aug. 13; Falling Stars, Jack Harris, Aug. 19; Mourning (A) Blkstr, The Katy, Aug. 26; John Paul Keith, Jack Fords, Aug. 27. Call 888-588-ROCK or visit rockhall.com.
Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse: 1 Center Court, Cleveland, presents Michael Buble, Aug. 21; Z107.9 Summer Jam, featuring Lil Baby, Lil Durk, Moneybagg Yo and Jeezy, Aug. 27; Eric Church, Sept. 24; Harry Styles, Oct. 18; Kane Brown, Nov. 21; Genesis, Nov. 30; Andrea Bocelli, Dec. 2; Machine Gun Kelly, Dec. 18; The Weeknd, Jan. 30; Rage Against the Machine, Run the Jewels, July 27, 2022. Call 888-894-9422 or visit rocketmortgagefieldhouse.com.
Rockin’ on the River: at Lorain’s Black Water Landing, presents Queen Nation (tribute to Queen) with Brass Metropolis (tribute to Chicago), July 30; Face 2 Face (tribute to Billy Joel & Elton John) with Master T.C. & the Visitors, Aug. 6; E5C4P3 (The Journey Tribute) with Monica Robins & the Whiskey Kings, Aug. 7; That Arena Rock Show (tribute to ’70s & ’80s Rock) with The Michael Weber Show, Aug. 13; The ELO Show (celebrating Jeff Lynne and ELO) with the Asbury All Stars (tribute to Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes), Aug. 20; Wreking Crue (Motley Crue tribute) with Ultimate Ozzy Tribute, Aug. 27; Disco Inferno with 1988 (Tribute to ’80s hard rock), Aug. 28; King’s Highway (tribute to Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers) with House Party (J Geils tribute), Sept. 3. Visit rockinontheriver.com.
Wolstein Center: 2000 Prospect Ave., presents The Killers, Oct. 7, 2022. Call 877-468-4946 or visit wolsteincenter.com.
WonderStruck 2021: a music festival featuring headliners Walk the Moon, Third Eye Blind, AJR and Portugal. The Man, will be July 24 and 25 at Lakeland Community College, 7700 Clocktower Drive, Kirtland. Visit wonderstruckfest.com.
Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre: 201 S. Phelps St., Youngstown, presents Styx, The Cruisers, July 29; Counting Crows, Aug. 10; Alice Cooper, Ace Frehley, Sept. 27. Visit theyoungstownfoundationamp.com.
Annabelle’s Diner: presents Chuck Hamilton & Friends, 6 p.m. Fridays through Oct. 2; the Chuck Hamilton Band, 6 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 3. 8637 Twinbrook Road, Mentor. Call 440-255-6924.
Ferrante Winery and Ristorante: 5585 N. River Road W., Geneva, presents Mitch Larson, 5:30 p.m. July 23; DeDe Daub, 1 p.m. July 24; On the Rocks Duo, 5:30 p.m. July 24; Jimmy Mrozek, 2 p.m. July 25; Mitch Larson, 5 p.m. July 28; Lyle Heath, 5 p.m. July 29. Call 440-466-8466 or visit ferrantewinery.com.
Lake Erie Bluffs: 3301 Lane Road, Perry, presents Best of the Bluffs, celebrating “our amazing pollinators at Lake Erie Bluffs,” 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 29 (registration required). Call 440-358-7275 or visit lakemetroparks.com/parks-trails/lake-erie-bluffs.
Observatory Park: 10610 Clay St., Montville Township, present a movie series — “Mary Poppins,” Aug. 7. Call 440-286-9516 or visit geaugaparkdistrict.org.
Penitentiary Glen Reservation: 8668 Kirtland-Chardon Road, Kirtland, presents a series of Concerts in the Parks — Ballinloch, July 30, Storytime Puppet Theater: Fond of the Pond, Aug. 5, Remember Then, Aug. 13, Resonanz Opera presents The Skoker – ‘I love you’, Aug. 27; Kevin P. Clinton Wildlife Center Open House, noon to 4 p.m. July 25; Super Star Party, with various astronomy-related activity for ages 2 and older, 7 p.m. Aug. 7. Call 440-256-1404 or visit lakemetroparks.com/parks-trails/penitentiary-glen-reservation.
Beck Center for the Arts: 17801 Detroit Ave., Lakewood, presents its Spotlight Gala fundraiser, July 17 at Gordon Green; “Broadway Bound,” by Neil Simon, Sept. 10 through Oct. 3; “The Exonerated,” by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen, Oct. 8 through Nov. 7; “Elf (The Musical),” Dec. 3 through Jan. 2; “LIZZIE The Musical,” by Steven Cheklik-deMeyer, Tim Maner and Alan Stevens Hewitt, Feb. 4 through 27; “Meteor Shower,” by Steve Martin, April 1 through May 1; “The Legend of Georgia McBride, by Matthew Lopez, May 27 through June 27; “Something Rotten!,” by John O’Farrell and Karey Kirkpatrick, through Aug. 7, 2022. Call 216-521-2540, or visit beckcenter.org.
Broadway in Akron: a series at E.J. Thomas Hall in conjunction with Playhouse Square, presents “Waitress,” Oct. 8 and 9; ‘Anastasia,” Nov. 30 and Dec. 1; “Hairspray,” April 12 and 13; “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” May 10 and 11. Call 330-253-2488 or visit broadwayinakron.com.
Cleveland Play House: Performing at Playhouse Square, presents “Where Did We Sit on the Bus?,” by Brian Quijada,” Oct. 23 through Nov 14 in the Allen Theatre; “Light It Up!,” a new holiday musical by Jason Michael Webb and Lelund Durond Thompson, Nov. 27 through Dec. 22 in the Allen Theatre; “The Three Musketeers,” adapted by Catherine Bush from the novel by Alexandre Dumas, Feb. 5 through 27 in the Allen Theatre; “antigone,” “freely adapted” by Emily Mann from the play by Sophocles,” May 5 through 27 in the Outcalt Theatre; “I’m Back Now,” by Charly Evon Simpson,” April 30 through May 22 in the Allen Theatre. Call 216-241-6000 or visit clevelandplayhouse.com.
Cleveland Public Theatre: 6415 Detroit Ave., Cleveland, presents a free summer season on its outdoor stage — “The Dark Room,” led by Mindy Herman and John Busser, July 27; Student Theatre Enrichment Program (STEP) production “Song of Sankofa,” July 29 through Aug. 7 in Cleveland parks. Call 216-631-2727 or visit cptonline.org.
Cleveland Shakespeare Festival: presents “Romeo & Juliet,” July 23 at Coventry P.E.A.C.E. Park in Cleveland Heights, July 24 at Coe Lake Park in Berea, July 25 at BAYarts in Bay Village, July 30 at Cleveland Public Square, July 31 in Veterans Memorial Park in July 31, Aug. 1 at Mentor Civic Amphitheater, Aug 6 in Lakewood Park, Aug. 7 at Sims Park in Euclid, Aug. 8 at Lincoln Park in Tremont, Aug. 14 at Lakeside Chautauqua, Lakeside
Curtain 440: presents Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” (summer theater youth workshop production), 7:30 p.m. July 22 and 23 and 2 p.m. July 24 at Berkshire High School, 14510 N. Cheshire St. Visit Curtain440.com.
Dobama Theatre: 2340 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, presents “Airness,” Oct. 29 through Nov. 21; “Hurricane Diane,” Jan. 21 through Feb. 13; “Kill Move Paradise,” March 4 through 27; “Live Sucks,” April 22 through May 22. Call 216-932-3396 or visit www.dobama.org.
French Creek Theatre: Pijor Hall, located within the French Creek Nature & Arts Center, Sheffield Village, presents “A Year with Frog and Toad,” July 30 through Aug. 1; “The Complete Works of Shakespeare,” Aug. 20 through 22; “Nightfall with Edgar Allen Poe,” Sept. 17 through 19. Call 440-949-5200, ext. 221 or visit metroparks.cc/theatre.php.
Great Lakes Theater: at the Hanna Theatre at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, presents “The Tempest,” Oct. 15 through Nov. 7; “A Christmas Carol,” Nov. 26 through Dec. 23 in the Mimi Ohio Theatre; “Ain’t Misbehavin’,” Feb. 11 through March 6; “Much Ado About Nothing,” March 25 through April 10; “The Marvelous Wonderettes,” April 29 through May 22, 2022. Call 216-241-6000 or visit greatlakestheater.org.
Lorain Community Music Theater: presents “Back to Broadway — A Virtual Cabaret” at Facebook.com/LCMTshows. Visit loraincommunitymusictheater.org.
Mercury Theater Co.: performing in Notre Dame College’s Regina Auditorium, 1857 South Green Road, South Euclid, presents its 23rd season — “Amelie,” July 23, 24, 25, 30 and 31 and Aug. 5 through 8, “Me and My Girl” (staged-reading concert), July 29 and Aug. 1 . Visit mercurytheatrecompany.org.
Near West Theatre: 6702 Detroit Ave., Cleveland, presents “The Reconstruction Project,” Sept. 11 through 19; Disney’s “The Little Mermaid,” Nov. 19 through Dec. 5; “The Fantasticks,” Feb. 11 through 20; Rodgers + Hammerstein’s “Cinderella,” March 25 through April 10. Call 216-961-9750 or visit nearwesttheatre.org.
None Too Fragile Theater: 732 W. Exchange St., Akron, presents “Small Engine Repair,” by John Pollono, Sept. 3 through 18. Call 330-962-5547 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Playhouse Square: 1501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents “The Lion King,” Oct. 1 through 15; “The Prom,” Nov. 2 through 21; “Wicked,” Dec. 8 to Jan. 2; “Pretty Woman,” March 8 through 27; “To Kill a Mockingbird,” April 26 through May 15, 2022; “Ain’t Too Proud,” through July 31, 2022; “Frozen,” Aug. 11 through Sept. 11, 2022. Call 216-241-6000 or visit PlayhouseSquare.org.
Rabbit Run Theater: 5648 W. Chapel Road, Madison Township, presents “Daddy Long Legs,” through July 23; “The Marvelous Wonderettes,” Aug. 13 through Sept. 11. Call 440-428-7092 or visit rabbitrunonline.org.
Beachland Ballroom: 15711 Waterloo Road, Cleveland, presents Deanna Adams, author of “Cleveland’s Rock and Roll Venues” and other Cleveland-related books, 1 p.m. Aug. 29. Call 216-383-1124 or visit beachlandballroom.com.
BorderLight International Theatre + Fringe Festival: presents the 2021 BorderLight VIRTUAL Fringe Festival, which will include 33 distinct live-streamed and on-demand works, interactive and genre-bending experiences and self-guided audio adventures, July 22 through 31. Visit BorderLightCle.org.
Broadway Block Party: a presentation by Main Street Lorain featuring music and art vendors aimed largely for those later going to Rockin’ on the River, will be 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 6 and Sept. 3. Visit .facebook.com/mainstreetlorain.
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo: 3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, presents Asian Lantern Festival, featuring 1,000 new illuminated lanterns, live acrobatic performances and culturally inspired cuisine, through Sept. 5. Call 216-661-6500 or visit clemetzoo.com.
Cleveland National Air Show: featuring the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, will be Sept. 4 through 6 at Burke Lakefront Airport. Call 216-781-0747 or visit ClevelandAirShow.com.
Fairport Harbor Lighthouse & Museum: 129 Second St., will be open 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays and all legal holidays through Sept. 19. Call 440-354-4825, fairportharborlighthouse.org or email us at keeper@ fairportharborlighthouse.org.
Holden Forests & Gardens: operating the Cleveland Botanical Garden and Holden Arboretum in Kirtland, presents “Fairy Doors: Magical Garden Gateways,” featuring creations by 22 regional artists, through Aug. 29 at both attractions. Visit holdenfg.org.
Great Lakes Science Center: 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland, presents Science Under the Sun, a “STEM adventure,” in tents overlooking North Coast Harbor, with monthly themes: Space and NASA-themed Month, July, Machines Month, August, and Flight and Aeronautics Month, September; Oenology, a virtual wine-tasting fundraiser featuring live presentations by winemakers Marcia Torres Forno and Kristy Melton and Ohio’s only Master Sommelier, Larry O’Brien, 7 p.m. Aug. 6. Call 216-694-2000 or visit greatscience.com.
Hale Farm & Village: 2686 Oak Hill Road, Bath, presents Made in Ohio Art & Craft Festival, noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 3 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 4 and 5. Call 330-666-3711 or visit halefarm.org
Lakewood Arts Festival: featuring more than 100 artists, will be Aug. 7 on Detroit Avenue between Bell and Arthur avenues. Visit lakewoodartsfest.org.
Mentor: presents Mentor on Tap & Uncorked, featuring wine, beer and food trucks, along with music by Skinny Moo, 5 p.m. Oct. 2 at Mentor Civic Center Park. Visit CityofMentor.com.
MentorPerch Fest: Hosted by Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve & Marina, 8365 Harbor Drive, Mentor, presents its debut Perch Fest, where you can participate in fishing tournaments and clinics about all aspects of fishing, Aug. 27 through 29. Contact the Mentor Parks & Recreation Department at email@example.com or 440-974-5720.
MGM Northfield Park: 10777 Northfield Road, Northfield, presents Tyler Henry, Hollywood medium, Oct. 30; Last Podcast on the Left: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Tour, April 30. Call 330-908-7625 or visit mgmnorthfieldpark.mgmresorts.com.
Music Box Supper Club: 1148 Main Ave., Cleveland, presents Cleveland Stories Dinner Parties — “Revenge at the H.S. Reunion,” July 25, “Bruce Springsteen: Live in the Heartland” with Janet Macoska and Peter Chakerian,” July 29, a murder-mystery dinner party, “Memoirs of a Cleveland TV News Reporter” with Paul Orlousky, Sept. 16; “My Ticket to Ride” with Janice Mitchell, Sept. 23; Murder Mystery Party: “The Addams Family — Do or Die,” Oct. 1 and 30. Call 216-242-1250 or visit musicboxcle.com.
Oberlin Heritage Center: 73 1/2 S. Professor St., presents “an evening of fun and fellowship,” 5:30 p.m. July 21 at the Wakeman Elevator. Call 440-774-1700 or visit OberlinHeritageCenter.org.
Rescue Rock Off: a fundraiser by the Lake Humane Society to help homeless animals that will feature live music, food, raffles and more, will be 4 to 9 p.m. July 24 at Mentor Civic Amphitheater. Visit lakehumane.org/event/rescue-rock-off.
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum: Cleveland, presents the exhibit “The Biggest Show on Turf: 55 Years of Halftime Shows,” through Sept. 30; Janis Joplin Fan Weekend, timed with the 50th anniversary of “Pearl,” Aug. 6 through 9. Call 888-588-ROCK or visit rockhall.com.
Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens: 714 N. Portage Path, Akron, presents “Restoration: If This Hall Could Talk,” an exhibit celebrating restoration projects completed throughout the stage since 2015, through Nov. 1; Off the Vine: An Evening Pairing of Food & Wine, 6 p.m. July 23. Call 330-315-3287 or visit StanHywet.org.
Steele Mansion Inn & Gathering Hub: 348 Mentor Ave. Painesville, presents Public guided tours with Carol Shamakian, the owner and founder, Aug. 26, Oct. 26 and Dec. 16; Murder Mystery Dinner, Sept. 17, Oct. 23 and Nov. 19; Spooky Stories by The Haunted Housewives, Oct. 28; . Call 440-639-7948 or visit SteeleMansion.com.
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