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 Coach House presents 'How the Other Half Loves'
Coach House Theatre
Thursday, September 24th - Sunday, October 18th

One set serves simultaneously as the home of two different couples who are trying to conceal their mutual love affairs. The best of British farce!

Sept. 24 - Oct. 18, Coach House Theatre, Akron, (330) 434-7741

 Weathervane Playhouse presents 'Dracula'
Weathervane Community Playhouse
Thursday, October 1st - Sunday, October 18th

Dracula on stage is packed with enough blood, guts, fire, fog and mayhem to jolt even the most jaded playgoer out of his or her seat. Professor Von Helsing and his brave comrades encounter drama, horror and suspense in their brave quest to hunt down and destroy the profoundly evil Count Dracula.

Oct. 1 - 18, Weathervane Playhouse, Akron, (330) 836-2626

 Actors' Summit presents 'Quilters'
Actors' Summit Theater
Thursday, October 8th - Sunday, November 1st

A play with music, Quilters blends a series of related scenes into a rich mosaic which captures the sweep and beauty, the terror and joy, the harsh challenge and abiding rewards of frontier life. The women share the love, warmth, rich and lively humor, and the moving spectacle of simple human dignity and steadfastness in the face of adversity.

Oct. 8 - Nov. 1, Actors' Summit Theater, Greystone Hall, Akron, 330-374-7568

 Akron Symphony presents The Music of John Williams
Akron Symphony
At E.J. Thomas Hall
Saturday, October 10th

The most accomplished film composer of all time has composed for more than six decades and earned five Academy Awards and 22 Grammys. Join the Akron Symphony for themes from Star Wars, Jaws, Harry Potter, Superman, and more. The fun begins at 7 p.m. with a pre-show costume contest.

Saturday, Oct. 10 at 8 p.m., E.J. Thomas Hall, Akron, 330-535-8131

 Stocker Center presents I Got Uke Babe
Stocker Arts Center
Wednesday, October 14th

The United Kingdom Ukulele Orchestra has an incredible repertoire of songs from Monty Python's "Always Look on the Bright Side of Life," to Joni Mitchell, Michael Jackson, The Beatles, Bach, Queen, Mozart and more. The show is filled with great artistry, humor and audience participation.

Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 7:30 p.m., Stocker Arts Center, Lorain County Community College, Elyria, 440-366-4040

 Soundtracks of the Gridiron
Canton Symphony Orchestra
At Umstattd Performing Arts Hall
Thursday, October 15th

Relive great football moments from film and television as Hall of Famer and former Pittsburgh Steeler Lynn Swann narrates and the Canton Symphony Orchestra performs music from movies such as Rudy and The Blind Side and classics from football broadcasts including The Champion's Suite and Touchdown Suite.

Thursday, Oct. 15 at 8 p.m., Umstattd Performing Arts Hall, Canton, 330-452-2094

 Apollo's Fire presents The Splendor of Venice
Apollo's Fire
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Thursday, October 15th - Sunday, October 18th

The Concerti for Molti Strumenti ("many instruments") have the grandeur and lilt of Handel's Water Music - complete with horns, oboes and bassoon. AF players take turns in the spotlight for this evening of overflowing virtuosity - with concertos for dueling violins and dueling winds.

Oct. 15, Fairlawn Lutheran Church (WKSU members show can receive $12 off full-price B-level tickets for this performance); Oct. 16 & 17, Fairmount Presbyterian Church, Cleveland Hts.; Oct. 18, Rocky River Presbyterian Church; 216-320-0012

 Craig Kenkel, speaker
Akron Round Table
At Quaker Station
Thursday, October 22nd

Craig Kenkel is the Superintendent of Cuyahoga Valley National Park and responsible for strategic leadership and operational management of the 30,000 acre river valley park. Kenkel is a 31-year career National Park service employee who is also an architect, specialized in historic preservation and cultural resources stewardship prior to transitioning into park management.

Oct. 22, 2015, at 12:00 p.m., Quaker Station, 135 S. Broadway, (330) 247-8682

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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.

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