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A Domineering Mama Rose Tells Us What's Up in a Less-Than-Perfect 'Gypsy' at Beck Center

A Domineering Mama Rose Tells Us What's Up in a Less-Than-Perfect 'Gypsy' at Beck Center

Did you ever wonder why you never see revivals of Funny Girl, the musical that made a global star of Barbra Streisand? Well, one reason might be that the music composed by Jule Styne was so specifically tailored to fit Babs that it makes it difficult for anyone else to step into her shoes in that show.

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The Cleveland Orchestra Does Mahler at Blossom and the Rest of the Classical Music to Catch in Cleveland This Week

Stars in the Classics will present two Classical Cabarets featuring young area musicians on Thursday, July 19 and Saturday, July 20, both at...

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Eighth Annual Ohio Burlesque Festival to Take Place at the Beachland in August

International and national burlesque stars will celebrate burlesque heritage at the eighth annual Ohio Burlesque Festival that comes to the Beachland Ballroom next month....

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Saltine Cracker Portrait of President Trump to Go On Display at 78th Street Studios

Known for his pointilist works, Christain Faur, an artist who often uses crayons as a medium, relocated from New York to Granville, Ohio in...

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Tremont Unveils a New Mural This Weekend

After two years in the making, a brand new mural is set to be officially unveiled on the side of Tremont Convenience Food Mart...

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Oberlin Honors the Late Great Jazz Bassist and Photographer Milt Hinton, And the Rest of the Classical Music to Catch This Week

The late, great jazz bassist and equally famous photographer Milt Hinton will be honored at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music this week during the...

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Once Again, the Highs and Lows of 'Next to Normal' are Explored, This Time at Porthouse Theatre

No matter how good a play or a musical is, you're eventually going to see an awful production of it. Every week there is probably...

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Annual Euclid Beach Park Day to Take Place on July 21

Locals still fondly remember Euclid Beach Park, one of the most prominent amusement parks in Cleveland. Though the place closed in 1969, its memories...

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Local Artists Respond to FRONT Triennial With Rogue Exhibition of Cartoons, Comics and Graphic Novels

In the art world, the purpose of a biennial or triennial is to bring international focus on to contemporary artists from around the world....

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The Star-Spangled Spectacular on Mall B and the Rest of the Classical Music to Catch This Week

After finishing its own centennial with Beethoven cycles in Cleveland, Vienna, and Tokyo, The Cleveland Orchestra begins its summer homestay with the annual Star-Spangled...

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Visible Voice Books to Host Rock-A-Lot Pop-Up Party During Taste of Tremont

Two years ago, Visible Voice owner/founder Dave Ferrante held the inaugural Rock-A-Lot in the parking lot of what would become the new location of...

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A Series of Coming Soon Signs for Fake Businesses Ends in a One-Night Only Pop-Up Exhibition Tonight at 3904 Lorain Ave.

I did a quick u-turn on my bike after I passed this sign on Lorain Ave. near West 41st St. the other day. We...

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You Can Soon Enter Lottery for $10 'Hamilton' Tickets in Cleveland

All is not lost for people who didn't already nab tickets to the upcoming Cleveland run of the smash-hit musical Hamilton at Public Square....

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Fourth Annual FireFish Festival to Take Place in Lorain in September

Launched four years ago, the FireFish Festival transforms downtown Lorain into a stage for vibrant arts performances. This year’s fourth annual event will take place...

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An Israeli Family is Tormented by Uncertainty on Their Independence Day Cookout

We have never had a war fought on our homeland. Still, every Labor Day when you hear the sonic booms in the clear blue sky,...

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What You Need to Know About Waterloo Arts Fest

Now in its 16th year, the Waterloo Arts Fest serves to celebrate the Waterloo Arts & Entertainment District's appeal. This year’s event, which takes...

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Space:ROCK Gallery to Host Special Dead Boys Photography Exhibit

The Dead Boys emerged from Cleveland in the late 1970s and would go on to achieve national (and even international) acclaim before quickly imploding....

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ESU Cleveland to Host Annual Benefit at Acacia Reservation

An organization that hosts a number of local arts education programs, ESU Cleveland aims to “celebrate English as a shared language to foster global...

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Cleveland Museum of Art Announces the Schedule for Its Summer Concert Series

Earlier today, the Cleveland Museum of Art and FRONT International announced the schedule for City Stages, CMA’s summer concert series that takes place in...

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Apollo's Fire Does the “Greatest Hits of the 1720s” and the Rest of the Classical Music to Catch in Cleveland This Week

The Cleveland Trombone Seminar continues this week with performances in Drinko Hall at Cleveland State University. On Wednesday, June 20 at 7:00 pm, Mark...

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Cole Porter's Music Shines Forth, Accented by Great Tap Dancing, in 'Anything Goes'

If you want to pick the perfect musical for a summer theater in the open air, it would be hard to choose a better one...

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The Mercury Theatre Company Turns Cinderella on Its Head in 'Soho Cinders,' Featuring a Young Gay Man at the Center of the Ball

Okay, sure, Jerry Lewis did it first in Cinderfella, turning the Cinderella story on its head and switching genders of the poor little heroine....

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