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 A Christmas Carol 2014
Players Guild Theatre
At Player's Guild Theatre
Friday, December 5th - Sunday, December 21st

Canton’s beloved and spectacular holiday tradition as only the Players Guild can bring you! Dickens’ ghostly story of Ebenezer Scrooge and the emotional journey towards his redemption is told through soul-stirring melodies and a soaring score. Elaborate sets and lavish costumes will transport you back to Victorian London as Dickens’ tale fills you with the spirit of Christmas.

Dec. 5 - Dec. 21, Player's Guild Theatre, 1001 Market Ave N, Canton, OH 44702, (330)-453-7617

 Cleveland Orchestra Christmas Concerts
Cleveland Orchestra
At Severance Hall
Friday, December 12th - Sunday, December 21st

Celebrate the holiday season with The Cleveland Orchestra and Chorus in these annual offerings of music for the Christmas Season, including sing-alongs, guest choruses, and a surprise visitor - all in the festive yuletide splendor of Severance Hall.

Dec. 12 - Dec. 14 & Dec. 18 - Dec. 21, Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, (216)-231-1111

 Charpentier’s 'Midnight Mass for Christmas'
Quire Cleveland
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Friday, December 19th - Sunday, December 21st

The holiday tradition continues with the splendid Messe de Minuit pour Noël by French baroque composer Marc-Antoine Charpentier, illuminated with the popular carols on which it is based. Composed in the 1690s, its melodies are beloved French carols, which Charpentier weaves throughout the different movements.

Dec. 19 at Trinity Cathedral, Cleveland; Dec. 20 at Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Old Brooklyn; Dec. 21 at Historic St. Peter Church, Cleveland,

 Christmas Candlelight Concerts
Summit Choral Society
At St. Bernard Catholic Church
Friday, December 19th - Sunday, December 21st

This much-loved annual gift to the Akron community features the Masterworks Chorale, Children's Choir Program Touring, Concert and Alumni Choirs. Celebrate the holiday season with traditions of Latin America with guest soloists and mariachi orchestra. The second half of the concert you will, once again, be invited to sing along with the choirs in familiar holiday carols.

Dec. 19 & 20 at 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 21 at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., St. Bernard Catholic Church, 44 University Ave, Akron, (330) 434-7464

 2014 Holiday Tasting Series: Holiday Spirits - Whiskey and Bourbon
Holden Arboretum
Saturday, December 20th

Prepare for upcoming holiday entertaining or just as fun outings with friends. Participate in these fun, educational tastings to discover new tastes and aromas, paired with complementing hors d'oeuvres. Come for one or come for all! Must be 21 or older to attend; no children, please. Seating is limited.

Saturday, Dec. 20 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Holden Arboretum, 9500 Sperry Rd., Kirtland, Ohio 44094, (440)-946-4400, ext. 224

 Holiday Film Festival: The Persistence of Surrealism
Cleveland Museum of Art
Friday, December 26th - Wednesday, December 31st

Essential classics from nine decades of surrealist cinema, for adults only. Films include Cocteau's The Blood of a Poet, Dreams That Money Can Buy, the Czech film Daisies, David Lynch's Mulholland Dr. and Holy Motors.

Dec. 26 - 31, Cleveland Museum of Art, University Circle, Cleveland, (216) 421-7350

 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

 Idina Menzel
Live Nation
At Blossom Music Center
Friday, August 21st

The voice behind Disney's Frozen On Ice song "Let It Go" and the character Elsa The Snow Queen, Idina Menzel has now set her sites on a major North American Tour. Fans will be able to see the Songstress live where she is set to perform "Let It Go" and other songs. A true fairy tale for those who have been wanting to get up close and personal with the superstar.

Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 at 7 p.m., Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, Idina Menzel

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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.

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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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