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 Wooster Symphony Orchestra
Wooster Symphony Orchestra
At McGaw Chapel
Saturday, October 25th

As an auditioned orchestra, today's Wooster Symphony offers participating instrumentalists experience performing orchestral literature of musical genres ranging from the baroque period to the contemporary, including music by living composers.

Saturday, Oct. 25 at 7:30 p.m., 340 E. University St., The College of Wooster, Wooster, Ohio 44691, (330)-263-2419

 Owls & Howls: Children's Halloween Party
Cleveland Museum of Natural History
Saturday, October 25th

Come in costume, help make pumpkin treats for the animals in Perkins Wildlife Center and see what tricks they can play! Learn about the serious business of animal enrichment and then check out the animals at work and play. Enjoy games, crafts and special animal demonstrations — all in a not-so-spooky setting! Families can have their picture taken and decorate a frame to take home.

Saturday, Oct. 25 at 10 a.m., Cleveland Museum of Natural History, (216)-231-4600

 Kent Keyboard Series: Jennifer Hayghe
Kent State University Hugh A. Glauser School of Music
At Ludwig Recital Hall
Sunday, October 26th

The Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at Kent State University is one of the most distinguished schools of music in the Midwest. The school offers a wide variety of opportunities for both music majors and non-majors through courses and ensembles.

Oct. 26 at 5 p.m., Ludwig Recital Hall, Kent State University School of Theatre and Dance, Kent, OH 44242, Kent Keyboard Series: Jennifer Hayghe

 Halloween Spooktacular: The Haunted Orchestra
Cleveland Orchestra
At Severance Hall
Sunday, October 26th

Nerdy Mr. Kirby, head of the National Institute for Children's Entertainment (N.I.C.E.), doesn't believe music has any magical powers. But when the conductor waves his magic baton, strange things begin to happen, and a concert morphs into a horror show with a haunted orchestra! You will be delighted by Dan Kamin's antics as he is "haunted" by the music of Handel, Grieg, Wagner, Bach, and more!

Sunday, Oct. 26 at 3 p.m., Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, (216)-231-1111

 Sandusky Concert Association presents Robert Gruca
Sandusky Concert Association
At Zion Lutheran Church
Sunday, October 26th

Guitarist Robert Gruca performs a wide repertoire of solo, chamber, and concerto music. He has played solo concerts across the country, as well as performing with flutist Linda White as the Gruca White Ensemble. He also toured the United States and Europe with the Cleveland Orchestra under the direction of Franz Welser-Most.

Sunday, Oct. 26 at 4 p.m., Zion Lutheran Church, Sandusky,

 Phantom of the Opera
Cleveland Orchestra
At Severance Hall
Tuesday, October 28th

Experience the terror and fun of Halloween with one of the greatest horror films ever made . . . with the accompaniment improvised live by acclaimed organist Todd Wilson. In this classic 1925 movie about romance and murder, the love-obsessed Phantom (Lon Chaney Sr.) haunts the Paris Opera House in pursuit of Christine (Mary Philbin).

Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 7:30 p.m., Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, (216)-231-1111

 Monteverdi Vespers of 1610
Apollo's Fire
At See Event Details
Friday, October 31st - Friday, November 7th

The exoticism of the East meets the structure of the West in this masterpiece. When AF introduced it to Northeast Ohio, THE Plain Dealer called it “the smash hit of the classical music season.” Sorrell’s interpretation has won international praise thanks to the European release of AF’s CD recording. A national tour follows the local performances.

Oct. 31 - Nov. 2 & Nov. 7, Oct. 31: St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Akron; Nov. 1: Trinity Cathedral, Cleveland; Nov. 2: St. Mary of the Falls, Olmsted Falls; Nov. 7: First Baptist Church, Shaker Heights, (216)-320-0012

 The Monkey's Paw and Other Unexpected Endings
Magical Theatre Company
Friday, October 31st

Some of the greatest short stories by some of the world’s greatest authors spring to life onstage: The Monkey’s Paw, The Necklace, The Open Window, The Ransom of Red Chief, and the modern classic All Summer in a Day by Ray Bradbury.

Friday, Oct. 31 at 7:30 p.m., Magical Theatre Company, 565 W. Tuscarawas Ave., Barberton, OH 44203, (330)-848-3708.

 Ghost Tours
Zoar Community Association
At Zoar Village
Friday, October 31st - Saturday, November 1st

Stroll through the haunted village and buildings of Zoar. Costumed guides lead the tours and tell tales of spirits past and present. You may even encounter spirits from the past as you visit the buildings.

Oct. 31 & Nov. 1, Zoar Village, (330)-874-3011

 Fleetwood Mac
Live Nation
At Quicken Loans Arena
Wednesday, February 18th

Legendary band Fleetwood Mac is coming to the Cleveland area. Christine McVie has rejoined the band, creating the same line-up from their top-selling "Rumors" album.

Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015 at 8 p.m., Quicken Loans Arena, (888)-894-9424

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Arts & Cultural Organizations

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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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