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Summer - The Donna Summer Musical

Wed., Oct. 23, Thu., Oct. 24, Fri., Oct. 25, Sat., Oct. 26 and Sun., Oct. 27
Connor Palace 1615 Euclid Ave., Cleveland Downtown/Flats/Warehouse District

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Told through the dramatic lens of her final concert, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical presents the complexities and conflicts the famed songwriter and singer faced in her meteoric rise and descent. The show features a score with more than 20 of Summer’s classic hits including “Love to Love You, Baby,” “Bad Girls” and “Hot Stuff.” 216-241-6000

Michelangelo: Mind of the Master

Wednesdays, Fridays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. and Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Jan. 5

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The exhibition Michelangelo: Mind of the Master presents an unprecedented opportunity for museum visitors to experience the brilliance of Michelangelo’s achievements on an intimate scale through more than two dozen original drawings. Michelangelo’s genius is especially evident through his breathtaking draftsmanship on sheets filled with multiple figures and close studies of human anatomy. These working sketches invite us to look over the shoulder of one of Western art history’s most influential masters and to experience firsthand his boundless creativity and extraordinary mastery of the human form. 216-421-7350

Cosplay 50: The United States of Cosplay

Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Continues through Nov. 15
Joan P. Wenk Gallery 88 North Main Street, Chagrin Falls Eastern Suburbs


Susan Onysko is an internationally awarded professional travel photographer from Ohio. Her unique, emotional portraits have earned her world-wide acclaim. Intrigued by Cosplay, the performance art practice of dressing up as a character from a movie, book, or video game, she embarked on a personal project, Cosplay 50: The United States of Cosplay. Her goal is to photograph the amazing cosplayers portrait-style at conventions in all fifty states for a coffee table book. This exhibit is a collection of some of those remarkable portraits of characters from DC Comics, Game of Thrones, Disney and anime. Free opening reception. 440-247-9700

Pipeline

Wednesdays-Saturdays, 7:30-9 p.m., Tuesdays, 7-8:30 p.m. and Saturdays, Sundays, 2:30-4 p.m. Continues through Nov. 3

Buy Tickets$20.00 - $75.00


In this groundbreaking lyrical drama, Nya—a dedicated inner-city school teacher—sends her own son, Omari, to private school. But when a teacher’s questions push a button, Omari pushes back. An altercation ensues, and Nya’s plans for Omari’s future begin to unravel. Pipeline is a compelling, must-see portrait of the systemic school-to-prison pipeline and the experience of being a parent to a young black man in America. 216.241.6000

SUMMER

Tuesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., Saturdays, 1:30 p.m. and Sundays, 1 & 6:30 p.m. Continues through Oct. 27
Connor Palace 1615 Euclid Ave., Cleveland Downtown/Flats/Warehouse District

Buy Tickets$10-$110


She was a girl from Boston with a voice from heaven, who shot through the stars from gospel choir to dance floor diva. But what the world didn’t know was how Donna Summer risked it all to break through barriers, becoming the icon of an era and the inspiration for every music diva who followed. With a score featuring more than 20 of Summer’s classic hits including “Love to Love You Baby,” “Bad Girls” and “Hot Stuff,” this electric experience is a moving tribute to the voice of a generation. 2162416000

WEEKLY EVENTS AND SPECIALS

Mondays-Sundays, 1 a.m.

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OPEN 1PM DAILY*DAILY BEER/BOMB SPECIALS OPEN MIC MONDAYS 8PM MENS NIGHT TUESDAYS 8PM (beer specials) KARAOKE WED 8PM LADIES NITE/KARAOKE THURSDAY 8pm FRIDAY COCKTAIL HOUR 9PM 440-941-4497

Cleveland Scavenger Hunt: Cleveland Culture

Ongoing, 8 a.m.-10 p.m.
The Print Club of Cleveland 11150 East Blvd, Cleveland Eastern OH

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East of Cleveland's downtown, you'll find some of the country's greatest museums, parks and art. On this culture-filled scavenger hunt of Cleveland's Wade Park, we go in search of the attractions that draw millions each year. Who's having a think at the Cleveland Museum of Art? What's playing atop Severance Hall? Find out on this scavenger hunt of Cleveland's Wade Park! This scavenger hunt is app-lead. No tour guide or reservation required. 833-202-7626

Drop-In Tour: Meet Stanley, Dimensions in Testimony

Tuesdays-Fridays, Sundays, 3-4 p.m.
Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage 2929 Richmond Rd., Beachwood Eastern Suburbs


What happens when the last Holocaust survivor is no longer with us? Who will tell their story? The Maltz Museum is launching a first-of-its-kind effort in Cleveland to preserve Holocaust memory. Starting this July you can be part of the beta test of Stanley Bernath, a local Holocaust survivor, whose story has been memorialized as an interactive biography. Join us as we explore what it means to hear from and interact with hologram technology on a screen in our theater. 216-593-0575

Exposed! Music Legends 1969-1973: The Once-Lost Photography of Michael Friedman Exhibit Opening And Q&A

Wed., Oct. 23
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 1100 Rock and Roll Blvd., Cleveland Downtown/Flats/Warehouse District


Between 1969 and 1973, with a Pentax camera and Tri-x film, former manager and music producer Michael Friedman photographed some of the most notable musicians of the time, including the Rolling Stones, Janis Joplin, the Band, Kris Kristofferson, Rita Coolidge and Todd Rundgren. Tonight, he'll talk about those photos at 7 p.m. at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. The photos will be on display in the Rock Hall's main exhibit hall, and Friedman will sit down with a Rock Hall curator in the Foster Theater to talk about his fascinating career and story. Prior to the discussion, there will be a reception that starts at 6:15 p.m. Admission is free. (Niesel) 216-515-8444

The Music Man

Wed., Oct. 23 and Wed., Oct. 30
Hanna Theatre 2067 East 14th St., Cleveland Downtown/Flats/Warehouse District


Tonight at 7:30 at the Hanna Theatre, Great Lakes Theater presents its version of The Music Man, the play about salesman Harold Hill and his attempts to con people into buying instruments and uniforms for a band he never intends to form. The six-time Tony-winning musical features tunes such as "Seventy-Six Trombones," "Ya Got Trouble" and "Till There Was You." Performances continue through Nov. 10. Tickets start at $15. (Niesel) 216-241-6000

Pipeline

Wed., Oct. 23 and Wed., Oct. 30


A dedicated inner-city school teacher sends her own son to private school in Pipeline, "a compelling, must-see portrait of the systemic school-to-prison pipeline and the experience of being a parent to a young black man in America." The Cleveland Playhouse production continues in the Outcalt Theatre through Nov. 3. Tonight's performance takes place at 7:30. Tickets start at $20. (Niesel) 216-241-6000

How to Survive the Worst Day of Your Life - Book Signing with Betsy Muller

Wed., Oct. 23, 3-6 p.m.
Talent Launch 3rd Floor 6161 Oak Tree Blvd, Independence Northern OH

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Meet the author of Amazon Best-Seller, The Comeback- An Energy Makeover Love Story as she shares the greatest lessons she discovered on the journey of healing after her husband suffered a cardiac arrest and brain injury in 2017. Books will be available for purchase and light refreshments will be served. Return on Nov. 20 for book club meeting #1 and discussion with Betsy. Advanced registration is necessary to assure admission. 440-238-4731

Think Forum lecture featuring Manoush Zomorodi

Wed., Oct. 23, 6-7:30 p.m.

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Case Western Reserve University invites the community to engage with prominent academic leaders and international experts through the Think Forum lecture series. The series kicks off on October 23 with author, journalist, podcaster, and entrepreneur Manoush Zomorodi. Author of Bored and Brilliant, Zomorodi explores our relationship with modern technology and examines how we can preserve our humanity in an ever accelerating world. Zomorodi's research explores how information overload and digital privacy have changed us as individuals and as a society. She offers everyday tips for finding quiet and sparking creativity as well as macro ideas to help people live better. 216-368-6062

Think Forum: Manoush Zomorodi

Wed., Oct. 23, 6-7 p.m.

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Course Corrections: Navigating our Changing Relationship to Tech, Work, and Humanity Author, journalist, podcaster, and entrepreneur Manoush Zomorodi explores our relationship with modern technology and examines how we can preserve our humanity in an ever accelerating world. With forays into neuroscience, interactive media, and civil rights, Zomorodi's research parses how the attention economy, information overload, and digital privacy have changed us as individuals and as a society. She offers everyday tips for finding quiet and sparking creativity as well as macro ideas to help people live better with their technology and think like ethical entrepreneurs. 216-368-6062

The Dean - Frank Nelson Wilcox (1887-1964) Exhibition & Sale

Wednesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Nov. 30
WOLFS Gallery 13010 Larchmere Boulevard, Cleveland East Side/University Circle/Little Italy


A century later WOLFS exhibits the works of one of the Cleveland School's greatest artists - Frank N. Wilcox, known as "The Dean of Cleveland School Painters". This comprehensive exhibition will encompass over 200 works by Frank Nelson Wilcox (1887 - 1964) and provides an opportunity to view fresh, perfectly preserved examples of remarkable work by one of the most highly regarded watercolorists of his generation. 216-721-6945

Zumba Gold

Wednesdays, 10 a.m.
Dance 2 Shine Ballroom Dance Studio 4440 Mayfield Road, South Euclid Eastern Suburbs


Senior Fitness Zumba Gold Toning Ages 50+ The Zumba Gold Toning program combines the enticing international rhythms of the Zumba Gold® program with the strength training techniques of the Zumba Toning program, creating an easy to follow, health boosting dance fitness program for the active older adult as well as beginners. 216-355-7656

Science, Love and Revolution-Slam Poet David Lee Morgan Performs Live!

Wednesdays, 7 p.m.
Revolution Books 2804 Mayfield Rd., Cleveland Hts. Eastern Suburbs

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A Radical Revolt Against a Revolting Culture UK Slam champion David Lee Morgan spits rhythm, rhyme and intense lyrics over music composed by Michael Harding of Animat. The show begins with the roar of the jungle and follows the broad sweep of human history as it develops through revolution, defeat, and renewed revolution. What can we learn from our past revolutions, both the achievements and mistakes? Are we doomed to be forever controlled by the market forces that rule over us like some blind idiot god? 216-932-2543

Wednesday Night Tango

Wednesdays, 7-10 p.m.
The Tavern of Richfield 3960 Broadview Road, Richfield Eastern Suburbs

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Learn Argentine Tango! No Partner Required! at The beautiful historic Taverne of Richfield! 7:00 - 8:30: Tango Lesson 8:30 - 10:00: Practice What you learned! North East Ohio Tango 330-554-8462 $10. for the entire evening! 330-554-8462

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