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 Artist Recital Series: John Relyea, bass-baritone & Warren Jones, piano
Oberlin College
At Finney Chapel
Thursday, April 2nd

Mr. Relyea has appeared in many of the world’s most celebrated opera houses. Relyea is the winner of the 2009 Beverly Sills Award and the 2003 Richard Tucker Award. Warren Jones is a frequent partner with many of today’s best-known artists.

Thursday, April 2, 2015, at 8:00 p.m. Finney Chapel 90 North Professor Street, Oberlin, 1-800-371-0178

 Kent Dance Ensemble
Kent State University School of Theatre and Dance
At E. Turner Stump Theatre
Thursday, April 2nd - Saturday, April 4th

The Kent Dance Ensemble marks a milestone, its 25th Anniversary with performances featuring choreography by Kent State University faculty and special guest choreographer, Tony Award winner Garth Fagan.

April 2, 2015 - April 4, 2015, 8:00 p.m, E. Turner Stump Theatre, 800 E Summit St, Kent,
(330) 672-2787

 Night at the Museum
Akron Art Museum
Thursday, April 2nd

No, Ben Stiller has not taken up residency at the museum, waiting for the paintings and sculptures to spring to life. The Akron Art Museum’s Night at the Museum program invites schools and community organizations to hold one-night-only art shows at the Akron Art Museum, featuring the work of their students or clients.

Thursday, April 2, 2015, Akron Art Museum 1 S. High St, Akron, (330) 376-9185

 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter
At Cleveland Institute of Art
Friday, April 3rd - Saturday, April 4th

This new documentary recounts the little known story of Martha Hill (1900-1995), a visionary who fought to make contemporary and modern dance a legitimate art form in America.

Friday, April 3, 2015 - Saturday, April 4, 2015, Cleveland Institute of Art, 11141 East Boulevard, Cleveland, (216) 421-7450

 NOBS Akron Antiquarian Book & Paper Fair
Northern Ohio Bibliographic Society
At John S. Knight Center
Friday, April 3rd - Saturday, April 4th

Approximately 40 dealers will be on site, offering selections that are: “Old and Rare, Readable and Collectible, First Editions, Children’s Books, Americana, Maps, Prints,
Illustrated Books, Mysteries, Science Fiction, Cookbooks, Civil War, Aviation,
Art, Literature, Travel and More!”

Friday, April 3, 2015 - Saturday, April 4, 2015 John S. Knight Center, 77 East Mill Street, Akron,

Saturday, April 4th

Best known for their sizzling live performances, the Fo/mo/deep groove is rooted in the experimental school of the 70s…a time when jazz, soul and funk were one and the same. Seeking to defy the ordinary, this diverse collective of seasoned pros keeps things stirred up with unpredictable energy that moves.

Saturday, April 4, 2015, at 8:30 p.m. 12387 Cedar Road,
Cleveland Heights, (216)-795-0550

 Easter Egg Hunt & Breakfast
Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens
Saturday, April 4th

Enjoy a hot buffet breakfast with the Easter Bunny & friends. Before or after, hop aboard the Easter Eggspress for a fun ride. Children 0-9 can enjoy an Easter egg hunt. Listen to Mother Goose tell stories and meet her friends.A self-guided Manor House tour included in admission immediately following the Egg Hunt.

Saturday, April 4, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. Stan Hywet Hall, 714 N Portage Path, Akron, (888) 836-5533

 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation
Cleveland Institute of Art
Thursday, April 9th - Saturday, April 11th

This new documentary celebrates Barcelona’s iconic La Sagrada Familia basilica, designed by visionary architect Antoni Gaudí in the late 19th century and still unfinished after 125 years.

Thursday, April 9, 2015, at 8:45 p.m., and Saturday, April 11, 2015, 7:00 p.m., The Cleveland Institute of Art, 11141 East Boulevard, Cleveland, (216) 421-7450

 Paul Bogard: The End of the Night
Cuyahoga Valley National Park
At Happy Days Lodge
Friday, April 10th

Paul Bogard is the author of "The End of the Night: Searching for natural darkness in the age of an artificially lit world. Through his observation and study. Bogard restores our awareness of the spectacularly primal, widly dark night sky and how it has influenced the human experience in everything from science to art.

Friday, April 10, 2015, at 7:00 p.m., Happy Days Lodge, 500 W Streetsboro St, Peninsula, (330) 657-2909

 She's Beautiful When She's Angry
At Cleveland Institute of Art
Friday, April 10th - Sunday, April 12th

This lively, eye-opening new documentary traces the early history of the modern women’s movement (1966-71)—from the founding of NOW by ladies in hats and gloves to the emergence of more radical (and outrageous and contentious) factions of feminism. With Cleveland native (and WRU alum) Alix Kates Shulman, among many others.

Friday, April 10, 2015 - Sunday, April 12, 2015, Cleveland Institute of Art
11141 East Boulevard, Cleveland, (216)421-7450

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