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Dec 4, 2016 12:00 AM

Try out for Stow Players' 'Rabbit'

Stow Players will host open auditions for students in Grade 1 through any college age for the heartwarming musical, The Velveteen Rabbit. The auditions are Dec. 11 from 2-5 p.m. and Dec. 12 from 7-9 p.m.

Tickets to Akron Zoo holiday events on sale
Nov 27, 2016 12:00 AM

Tickets to Akron Zoo holiday events on sale

Tickets are now on sale for two holiday events the Akron Zoo is hosting this holiday season, Snack with Santa and Wild Lights at the Akron Zoo, sponsored by Kay Jewelers. People are encouraged to buy their tickets ahead of time as both events can sell out. Tickets can be purchased at www.

'Trailer Park Christmas Musical' at Stow Players irreverent holiday fun
Nov 27, 2016 12:00 AM

'Trailer Park Christmas Musical' at Stow Players irreverent holiday fun

While there will always be a special place for holiday classics like "A Christmas Story," "It's A Wonderful Life," "Miracle on 34th Street" and the ubiquitous "A Christmas Carol," Stow Players' Christmas offering is a little off the beaten path.

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Nov 20, 2016 12:00 AM

Stow Symphony, Chorus to present 'Messiah' on Dec. 3

Under the baton of Music Director Darrell Lee Music the Stow Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will present Handel's magnificent "Messiah" at the Tallmadge Alliance Church, 1155 East Ave in Tallmadge, on Dec. 3 at 7:30 p.m.

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Nov 20, 2016 12:00 AM

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'Brain Candy Live!' March 3 Tickets are on sale for the new live show Brain Candy Live!, starring Adam Savage, editor-in-chief of Tested.

Adaptation of Christmas Carol opens Dec. 2
Nov 20, 2016 12:00 AM

Adaptation of Christmas Carol opens Dec. 2

This holiday season, Rubber City Shakespeare Company presents a new adaptation of Charles Dickens' holiday favorite A Christmas Carol, directed by Dane CT Leasure.

Stow Players' holiday show
Nov 20, 2016 12:00 AM

Stow Players' holiday show

Nov 20, 2016 12:00 AM

Magical Theatre Co. Christmas Walk Nov. 26

Magical Theatre Company, a professional resident and touring theater for young audiences and families, will help usher in the holiday season at the Downtown Barberton Christmas Walk on Nov. 26. At 7 p.m.

Experience magic of holidays past
Nov 13, 2016 12:00 AM

Experience magic of holidays past

Holiday Lantern Tours at Hale Farm & Village transport guests to the Christmas season during the mid-1800's. This holiday favorite is a 90-minute lantern-lit evening tour Dec 3, 9, 10, 16-18 and 20-23.

Nov 13, 2016 12:00 AM

Civic Nights Series begins with UA all-male a cappella group

The Civic Nights Series presents University of Akron's UA Nuance All-Male A Cappella Chorus on Dec. 9 at 8 p.m. at the Akron Civic Theatre. Nuance is The University of Akron's premier all-male a cappella group.

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Nov 13, 2016 12:00 AM

U of Akron plans Dance Day for high school students

The University of Akron Dance Program invites dance educators and their students to Dance Day on Dec. 2 from 1 to 6 p.m. in Guzzetta Hall on campus.

Nov 13, 2016 12:00 AM

Annual Sugar Plum holiday home tour set for Dec. 4

Some of the area's finest historic and contemporary homes will open their doors Dec. 4, from 1 to 5 p.m. for the 15th annual Sugar Plum Tour.

Holiday decorating issues
Nov 13, 2016 12:00 AM

Holiday decorating issues

Nov 6, 2016 12:00 AM

Evening of Holiday Magic at Stan Hywet

Tickets are now on sale for An Evening of Holiday Magic from 5 to 9 p.m. on Dec. 2, 9, and 16 at Stan Hywet,714 North Portage Path in Akron.

Nov 6, 2016 12:00 AM

Akron Zoo offers days of free admission to military, veterans

In recognition of Veterans Day, the Akron Zoo will be offering free admission to all military personnel and veterans showing a military ID Nov. 5-11. The zoo offers a year-round discount of 50 percent off all military personnel and their immediate families. Winter hours are 11 a.m. 4 p.m.

Award-winning Visiting Mr. Green to play Chagrin Valley Little Theatre's second stage
Oct 31, 2016 2:03 PM

Award-winning Visiting Mr. Green to play Chagrin Valley Little Theatre's second stage

Jeff Baron's "Visiting Mr. Green" opens at Chagrin Valley Little Theatre on Nov. 25 for a three-weekend run, with performances at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday nights through Dec. 10, and matinee on Dec. 4 at 2 p.m.

Oct 28, 2016 1:37 PM

Award-winning Visiting Mr. Green to play Chagrin Valley Little Theatre's second stage

Jeff Baron's "Visiting Mr. Green" opens at Chagrin Valley Little Theatre on Nov. 25 for a three-weekend run, with performances at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday nights through Dec. 10, and matinee on Dec. 4 at 2 p.m.

Oct 28, 2016 1:37 PM

Annapurna opens at None Too Fragile Nov. 4

An°na°purna by Sharr White opens at None Too Frag°ile on Nov. 4 and runs through Nov. 19.Star°ring Jeff Glover and Der°driu Ring and di°rected by Sean Derry, An°na°purna tells the story of Emma and Ulysses.

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Oct 27, 2016 10:27 PM

Annapurna opens at None Too Fragile Nov. 4

An°na°purna by Sharr White opens at None Too Frag°ile on Nov. 4 and runs through Nov. 19.Star°ring Jeff Glover and Der°driu Ring and di°rected by Sean Derry, An°na°purna tells the story of Emma and Ulysses.

Book roundup: More books to curl up with on a crisp fall day
Oct 22, 2016 12:00 AM

Book roundup: More books to curl up with on a crisp fall day

Three Roads to Magdalena by David Adams https://kansaspress.ku.edu Magdalena, New Mexico was once a booming frontier town where Navajo, Anglo and Hispanic people lived in shifting, sometimes separate, sometimes overlapping worlds for well over a hundred years.

By April Helms | Special Products Editor