Artslink
Stark Community Foundation

nowplaying
On AirNewsClassical
Loading...
  
WKSU Support
Funding for WKSU is made possible in part through support from the following businesses and organizations.

Don Drumm Studios

Greater Akron Chamber

Area Agency on Aging 10B, Inc.


For more information on how your company or organization can support WKSU, download the WKSU Media Kit.

(WKSU Media Kit PDF icon )


Donate Your Vehicle to WKSU

Programs Schedule Make A Pledge Member BenefitsFAQ/HelpContact Us

Featured Event

STOCKER ARTS CENTER WINTER/SPRING EVENTS
Experience the arts at Lorain County Community College

STOCKER ARTS CENTER WINTER/SPRING EVENTSMonday, April 8 – 7:30 p.m.
Fiddler On The Roof
Fiddler’s theme cuts across barriers of race, class, nationality and religion, leaving audiences crying tears of laughter, joy and sadness.

Saturday, April 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Arts Midwest World Fest - Çudaman (Indonesia)
Take a tour to Bali and witness a highly creative musical and dance repertoire that is vibrant, technical and free spirited.

Friday & Saturday, April 26 & 27 – 8 p.m.
Circa 1939: Gershwin On The Air
“Song after song burst from the stage, filling your ears as if they’d been there forever, but with a new coating of freshness.” Donald Rosenberg, The Plain Dealer

Monday, April 29 – 7:30 p.m.
An Evening With Courtney Bryan and Esperanza Spalding: A Duo Recital
Stocker Center’s signature event! The young bassist/vocalist/composer (and Grammy winner) was one of the biggest breakout stars of 2011 – not just in jazz but in all genres of music.

Sunday, May 5 – 2 p.m. The Making of …
The Music Man
The fascinating story of its creation by The Musical Theatre Project with co- hosts Bill Rudman and Nancy Maier.

Saturday and Sunday, May 18 & 19 – 8 p.m. & 2 p.m.
Families Love Musicals!
Musical Theater Project’s new cabaret created expressly for families

The Box Office is located in the main lobby area of the Stocker Arts Center
on the campus of Lorain County Community College (LCCC),
1005 North Abbe Road, Elyria. Call 440-366-4040 or 800-995-5222 ext. 4040 or visit
stockerartscenter.com

 



WKSU Arts & Culture Partners

 Eyes on First Ladies: The Power of the Press
National First Ladies' Library
At National First Ladies' Library Education and Research Center
Thursday, June 6th - Wednesday, April 30th

Even though they aren't on the Presidential ticket, First Ladies are equally scrutinized by the press. And, the spotlight on their fashion choices and philanthropic endeavors can sometimes be especially harsh. Find out more about First Ladies as media celebrities.

Now through April 30, 2014, National First Ladies' Library, 331 S. Market Ave., Canton, (330) 452-0876

 Arthur Koby Jewelry: The Creative Eye
Kent State University Museum
Friday, October 25th - Sunday, October 5th

The KSU Museum displays the work of acclaimed contemporary jewelry artist Arthur Koby in a new exhibition. The exhibit includes works on loan from clients who have accumulated collections of Koby's jewelry, as well as from the designer himself. The exhibition runs through Oct. 5, 2014.

Oct. 25, 2013-Oct. 5, 2014, Kent State University Museum, 515 Hilltop Drive, (330) 672-3450.

 Nature's Mating Games: Beyond the Birds & the Bees
Cleveland Museum of Natural History
Saturday, October 26th - Sunday, April 27th

The Cleveland opening of Nature's Mating Games: Beyond the Birds & the Bees marks the North American debut of this enlightening exhibit. Fresh from previous engagements at the Natural History Museum in London and the Palais de la Decouverte in Paris, Nature's Mating Games exposes the unusual, odd and sometimes downright dangerous truth about how animals reproduce.

Oct. 26-Apr. 27, Cleveland Muesum of Natural History, 1 Wade Oval Drive, Cleveland,
(216) 231 4600.

 'Symphony of Life'-The Art of Erin Mulligan
Canton Museum of Art
Friday, March 21st - Sunday, July 20th

Thick coatings of oil cake the clay boards on display along the Museum exhibit. Exploring the realms of human existence, high school artist Erin Mulligan presents her signature series of oil paintings at the Canton Museum of Art, opening to the public beginning March 21 through July 20. Featuring pieces such as "Frabbit Apocalypse," “Fire Breathing Rabbits” and “Laser Cats,” Mulligan's work has spread throughout Northeast Ohio.

March 21 through July 20 at the Canton Museum of Art 1001 Market Ave., North Canton
(330) 453-7666

 Akron Symphony Presents the Music of John Denver
Akron Symphony
At E.J. Thomas Hall
Friday, April 25th

Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.

Welcoming the country tunes of 70's star John Denver, the Akron Symphony will honor Denver's music with a tribute by Jim Curry and his band at E.J. Thomas Hall.


E.J. Thomas Hall 198 Hill St., Akron. For ticket information, please call 330-972-7570.

 Canton Ceramic Artists Guild May Show & Sale
Canton Museum of Art
Friday, May 2nd - Saturday, May 3rd

The Canton Ceramic Artists Guild, an affiliate Museum Group of the Canton Museum of Art, will hold their 23rd Annual May Show and Sale on Friday, May 2, from 4:00 to 8:00pm, and Saturday, May 3, from 10:00am to 2:00pm, in the Wilkof Courtyard at the Canton Museum of Art. Admission to the event is free. The Museum is located in the Cultural Center for the Arts, 1001 Market Avenue North, in downtown Canton.
A wide variety of handcrafted, decorative and functional pottery, clay sculpture and more will be on display and available for purchase. All works are made by members of the Guild, and a portion of the sales proceeds benefit ceramic education programs at the Museum. This year’s show coincides with the Canton Museum of Art’s major new ceramics exhibition, “Waylande Gregory: Art Deco Ceramics and The Atomic Impulse.”
Sales Benefit Stark County Hunger Task Force & Museum Education Programs
Canton Museum of Art 1001 Market Avenue North, Canton, OH 447002 show begins May 2nd and Ends May 3rd.

 James Taylor Comes to Blossom
Live Nation
At Blossom Music Center
Friday, July 25th

James Taylor comes to Blossom Music Center on July 25, inviting folk rock and country music fans to join the festivities. The concert begins at 8 p.m. Tickets will be available on presale beginning Friday Feb. 7.

Blossom Music Center 1145 W. Steels Corners Rd., Cuyahoga Falls. Call 800-745-3000 for more information.

 Stocker Arts Center
Stocker Arts Center
Wednesday, April 8th - Tuesday, May 19th

Monday, April 8 – 7:30 p.m. Fiddler On The Roof
Fiddler’s theme cuts across barriers of race, class, nationality and religion, leaving audiences crying tears of laughter, joy and sadness.

Saturday, April 6 – 7:30 p.m. Arts Midwest World Fest - Çudaman (Indonesia)
Take a tour to Bali and witness a highly creative musical and dance repertoire that is vibrant, technical and free spirited.

Friday & Saturday, April 26 & 27 – 8 p.m. Circa 1939: Gershwin On The Air
“Song after song burst from the stage, filling your ears as if they’d been there forever, but with a new coating of freshness.” Donald Rosenberg, The Plain Dealer

Monday, April 29 – 7:30 p.m.
An Evening With Courtney Bryan and Esperanza Spalding: A Duo Recital
Stocker Center’s signature event! The young bassist/vocalist/composer (and Grammy winner) was one of the biggest breakout stars of 2011 – not just in jazz but in all genres of music.

Sunday, May 5 – 2 p.m. The Making of … The Music Man
The fascinating story of its creation by The Musical Theatre Project with co- hosts Bill Rudman and Nancy Maier.

Saturday and Sunday, May 18 & 19 – 8 p.m. & 2 p.m. Families Love Musicals!
Musical Theater Project’s new cabaret created expressly for families.


The Box Office is located in the main lobby area of the Stocker Arts Center on the campus of Lorain County Community College (LCCC), 1005 North Abbe Road, Elyria. Call 440-366-4040 or 800-995-5222 ext. 4040 or visit stockerartscenter.com

 
 

Arts & Cultural Organizations

Northeast Ohio is home to a wide variety of professional and community arts and culture organizations. Click on a link below for easy access.

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z


Member Benefits

As a way of saying “thanks” to WKSU members, many Northeast Ohio cultural organizations offer special benefits for cinema, museums, music, theatre and dance and more that include 2-for-1 performance tickets and other discounts.

(View Member Benefits )

Copyright © 2014 WKSU Public Radio, All Rights Reserved.

 
In Partnership With:

NPR PRI Kent State University

listen in windows media format listen in realplayer format Car Talk Hosts: Tom & Ray Magliozzi Fresh Air Host: Terry Gross A Service of Kent State University 89.7 WKSU | NPR.Classical.Other smart stuff. NPR Senior Correspondent: Noah Adams Living on Earth Host: Steve Curwood 89.7 WKSU | NPR.Classical.Other smart stuff. A Service of Kent State University