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 Will & Anthony Nunziata: Broadway, Our Way
Lorain County Community College
At Stocker Arts Center
Monday, March 9th

Recording artists, actors and concert performers Will & Anthony Nunziata have packed houses and won acclaim for their performances throughout the country and around the world. Will & Anthony are classically-trained tenors and have trained extensively in improvisational comedy.

Monday, March 9, 2015, 7:30 p.m, Stocker Arts Center, 1005 N Abbe Rd., Elyria, 1-800-995-LCCC

 Steven Isserlis, and Robert Levin
Cleveland Chamber Music Society
At Plymouth Church of Shaker Heights
Tuesday, March 10th

Steven Isserlis, cellist, takes a strong interest in authentic performance and has played with many of the foremost period instrument orchestras. Robert Levin, forte-pianist, is renowned for his restoration of the Classical period practice of improvised embellishments and cadenzas.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at 7:30 p.m, 2860 Coventry Road, Shaker Heights,(216) 291-2777

 The Little Mermaid
Canton Ballet
At Canton Palace Theatre
Saturday, March 14th - Sunday, March 15th

Experience Hans Christian Andersen’s poignant tale of a beautiful mermaid who dreams of becoming human. Choreographed by Angelo Lemmo.

Saturday, March 14 - Sunday, March 15, 2015, 2:00 p.m., 605 Market Avenue North, Canton,(330) 454-8172

 Maplerock Jazz Festival
Ashland University
At Hugo Young Theatre
Friday, March 20th

Ashland University’s award-winning Jazz program is proud to present the 2015 Maplerock Jazz Festival. The event presents a main stage concert featuring guest artist Benny Green (piano) along with Dave Sterner, alto saxophone; Jeff Bush, trombone; and Ashland High School grad Michael Stewart, trumpet.

Friday, Mar. 20, 2015, 7:30 p.m., 401 College Avenue, Ashland, (419) 289-4142

 Miss Nelson is Missing!
Weathervane Community Playhouse
Thursday, March 26th - Wednesday, April 15th

The celebrated and controversial American playwright Edward Albee won the 1967 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for this dark comedy.A wealthy middle-aged couple, Agnes and Tobias, have their complacency shattered when Harry and Edna, their longtime friends, suddenly appear at their doorstep. Upsetting the "delicate balance" of Agnes and Tobias' household.

Thursday, March 26 - April 15, 2015, Weathervane Community Playhouse, 1301 Weathervane Lane, Akron, (330) 836-2626

 Kelly Bell Blues Band
Ashland University
At Hugo Young Theatre
Saturday, March 28th

Formed as a back-up band for Bo Diddley and voted the Best Blues Band in the Mid Atlantic Region 12 years in a row, the Kelly Bell Band from Baltimore, Maryland combines pop and funk into blues for an electrifying performance.

Saturday, Mar. 28, 2015 at 7:30 p.m., 401 College Avenue, Ashland, (419) 289-4142

 Escher String Quartet
Wooster Chamber Music Series
At Gault Recital Hall
Sunday, March 29th

Formed in 2005, the Escher String Quartet has attracted attention and has been immediately admired for their individual sound, bold artistic decisions and unique cohesiveness.

Sunday, March 29, 2015, 3:00 p.m., Gault Recital Hall, 525 East University Street, Wooster, (330) 263-2115

 David Finckel, Wu Han piano, & Philip Setzer
Tuesday Musical
At E.J. Thomas Hall
Tuesday, March 31st

Join us for the first concert in a two-part series exploring the complete Beethoven piano trio cycle. Named Musical America’s 2012 Musicians of the Year, cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han rank among the most esteemed and influential classical musicians in the world today.

Tuesday, March 31, 7:30 p.m., E.J. Thomas Hall, 198 Hill Street, Akron, 330-761-3460

 Swing's the Thing
Lorain County Community College
At Stocker Arts Center
Saturday, April 11th

This concert features some rare film clips of the Big Bands in film musicals, and as for Broadway, the theater district was only a few blocks away from the cradle of swing on 52nd Street.

Saturday, April 11, 2015, 7:00 p.m., Stocker Arts Center, 1005 N Abbe Rd., Elyria, 1-800-995-LCCC

 Chris Brubeck's Triple Play
Sandusky Concert Association
At Sandusky State Theatre
Sunday, April 19th

Triple Play is the name given to three outstanding and versatile musicians, Peter Madcat Ruth (on harmonica, guitar, jaw harp, percussion & vocals), Joel Brown, (folk and classical acoustic guitar and vocals) and Chris Brubeck (electric bass, bass trombone, piano & vocals). Collectively they bring a rare level of joy,

Sunday, April 19, 2015, 7:00 p.m., Sandusky State Theatre, 107 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky, (419) 626-1950

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