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On With The Show (entertainment listings)-Dec. 19

Published: December 19, 2016 7:57 PM

MUSICAL  ACTIVITIES
Dec. 22-23 — Holiday wassail concert, 7 p.m., Chagrin Valley Little Theater in Chagrin Falls.
Dec. 26 — Carlos Jones and the PLUS Band, evening, Music Box on Main Avenue in Cleveland.
Dec. 29-30 — Bruce in the USA, evening, Music Box on Main Avenue in Cleveland.
Dec. 31 — Cleveland Pops Orchesra New Year’s Eve concert and party, 9 p.m. -1 a.m., Severance Hall in Cleveland.
Jan. 6 — Holiday Hangover featuring Old Skool, 8 p.m., the House of Blues in Cleveland.
Jan. 7 — Ann E. Dechant, evening, Music Box on Main Avenue in Cleveland.
Jan. 8 — Elvis Birthday Bash, 7 p.m., State Theater, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.
Jan. 13 — Glass Harp, 8 p.m., Powers Auditorium in downtown Youngstown.
Jan. 13 — Michael Carbonaro, 7:30 p.m., Akron Civic Theater, downtown.
Jan. 14 — Hotel California: A Tribute to the Eagles, 8 p.m., Akron Civic Theater, downtown.
Jan. 14 — Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent.
Jan. 15 — Reuben Studdard, 6 p.m., Akron Civic Theater, downtown.
Jan. 18 — Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt, 7:30 p.m., Packard Music Hall in Warren.
Jan. 20 — Dale and Ray, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent.
Jan. 21 — Akron Symphony Orchestra, 8 p.m., E.J. Thomas at University of Akron.
Jan. 24 — Sara Watkins, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent.
Jan. 27-28, Feb. 3-4, 11-18, 25, 2017 — Tri-C High School Rock Off, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland.
Jan. 28 — The O’Jays, 8 p.m., State Theater, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.
Feb. 3 — Doyle Bramhall II, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent.
Feb. 3 — Steven Wright, 8 p.m., Playhouse Square on Euclid Avenue in Cleveland
Feb. 4 — Taylor Hicks, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent.
Feb. 4 — Broadway in the Circle featuring the Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra, 8 p.m., Severance Hall in Cleveland.
Feb. 11 — Albert Lee, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent.
Feb. 16 — Tesla, 8 p.m., Packard Music Hall in Warren.
Feb. 16 — K.T. Tunstall, evening, Music Box on Main Avenue in Cleveland.
Feb. 22 — Al Di Meola, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent.
March 3 — Del McCoury Band, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent.

THEATRICAL  EVENTS
Now-Dec. 23 — “A Christmas Story,” the Allen Theater in downtown Cleveland.
Now-Dec. 31 — Disney’s “The Little Mermaid,” Beck Center for the Arts in Lakewood.
Dec. 30-31 — “Paint the Town: A New Year’s Cabaret,” evening, Chagrin Valley Little Theater in Chagrin Falls.
Jan. 10-29 — “Into the Woods, Palace Theater on Euclid Avenue in Cleveland.
Jan. 13-Feb. 4 — “Moonlight and Magnolias,”  Chagrin Valley Little Theater in Chagrin Falls.
Jan. 20-22, 27-29 — “The Little Mermaid,” 7 p.m. Jan. 20-21, 27, 2 p.m. Jan. 22, 28-29, Twinsburg Community Theater at Twinsburg High’s auditorium.
Jan. 21-Feb. 12 — Ken Ludwig’s “Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery,” Playhouse Square in Clveland.
Jan. 25 — Dancing With The Stars, 7 p.m., State Theater, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.
Jan. 27-Feb. 12 — “Anything Goes,” Geauga Lyric Theater Guild in Chardon.
Jan. 27-Feb. 18 — “Bus Stop,” 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, Aurora Community Theater in the library building.
Jan. 28 — Cirque Ziva, 8 p.m., Akron Civic Theater, South Main Street, downtown.
Feb. 4-5 — Shen Yun, 2 and 7 p.m. Feb. 4, 2 p.m. Feb. 5, State Theater in Cleveland.
Feb. 7-26 — “The King and I,” Palace Theater, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.
Feb. 10-26 — “Bring It On: The Musical,” Beck Center for the Arts in Lakewood.

MISCELLANEOUS ACTIVITIES
Currently — “Design Zone” exhibit, at Cleveland Clinic Dome Theater are “Journey to Space,” “ Planes, Trains and Automobiles,” Disney’s “Frozen” and  “Tiny Giants,” Great Lakes Science Center, Cleveland.
Currently — “Fashions of Southern Africa,” “(dis)abled Beauty,” “Glass,” “Fashion Timeline” and “Magical Designs for Mozart’s Magical Flute,” the Kent State Museum, front campus at Kent State University off East Main Street.
Currently — “Bob Hope: An American Treasure,” “Power and Politics,” “Setting the World in Motion,” “REVolution,” Kidzbits Family Education Center and Euclid Beach Park carousel, the Western Reserve Historical Society, east side Cleveland.
Currently — “Dark Universe” and “Our Global Kitchen,” the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.
Currently — “Intersections: Artists Master Line and Space,” “Our Land” photos from U.S. national parks, “Jimmy Kuehnle: Wiggle, Giggle, Jiggle,” “Turn the Page: The First 10 Years of Hi-Fructose,” C. Blake McDowell Jr. Galleries and Sandra L. and Dennis B. Haslinger Family Foundation Galleries, Akron Museum of Art, E. Market, downtown Akron.
Currently — “Opulent Fashion in the Church,” “Dan Graham: Pavilion Compilation,” “The Ecstasy of St. Kara,” “Myth and Mystique: Cleveland’s Gothic Table Fountain,” “Dan Graham/Rocks,” “Cheating Death: Portrait Photography’s First Half Century,” “Elegance and Intrigue: French Society in 18th-Century Prints and Drawings” and “Dan Graham: Pavilion Compilation,” the Cleveland Museum of Art, east side of Cleveland.
Currently — “2016 Inductees,” “Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics,” “Graham Nash: Touching the Flame,” “Kick Out the Jams: Music of the Midwest,” “Never Give Up: Alternative Press Magazine,” “Right Here, Right Now,” “The Roots of Rock and Roll: Blues, Gospel, Country-Folk-Bluegrass and R&B,” “Cities and Sounds” and “The British Invasion,” Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland.
Now-Dec. 26 — Holiday fantasy lights display at Medina County fairgrounds, Medina.
Now-Dec. 31 — Wall to Wall: Carpets by Artists, Museum of Contemporary Art in Cleveland.
Now-Jan. 1, 2017— Akron’s Holiday Fest Lighting Spectacular, Lock 3 Park in downtown Akron.
Now-Jan. 1, 2017 — Ashtabula’s Lights on the Lake, 6 to 9:30 p.m., Lake Shore Park on Route 531 east of the Ashtabula River.
Now-Jan. 3, 2017 — Deck the Hall, 5-8 p.m., nightly at Stan Hywet Hall in Akron.
Now-Jan. 31, 2017 — Christmas lights on Public Square in Cleveland.
Now-Dec. 31 — Glow Winter Spectacular, Cleveland Botanical Garden on East Boulevard.
Now-Dec. 21 — Country Lights, 5 to 9 p.m., at Lake Farmpark in Kirtland.
Dec. 21-25 — “Disney on Ice: Passport to Adventure,” 7 p.m. Dec. 21, 3 and 7 p.m. Dec. 22, 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Dec. 23, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Dec. 24 and 1 p.m. Dec. 25, Covelli Center in downtown Youngstown.
Dec. 22-23, 26-30 — Akron Zoo’s Wild Lights, 6 to 9 p.m., Akron Zoo.
Dec. 27 — Harlem Globetrotters, 1 and 6 p.m., Quicken Loans Arena in downtown Cleveland.
Dec. 29-31 — Comedian Pete George, Hard Rock Rocksino at Northfield Park.
Dec. 31 — First Night Akron, many activities to enjoy and venues to visit in downtown Akron.
Jan. 4-8 — Ohio RV Supershow, IX Center near Hopkins Airport in Cleveland.
Jan. 6-15 — “Disney on Ice: Follow Your Heart,” Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland.
Jan. 12-16 — Mid-America Boat Boat, IX Center near Hopkins Airport in Cleveland.
Jan. 13-15 — Mohican Winter Fest, Loudonville, Ohio.
Jan. 13-15 — Cleveland Outdoor Adventure Show, IX Center near Hopkins Airport in Cleveland.
Jan. 14-15 — Today’s Bride Show, IX Center near Hopkins Airport in Cleveland.
Jan. 19-22 — NARI Home Improvement Show, IX Center near Hopkins Airport in Cleveland.
Jan. 20, 2017 — Professional Bull Riders, 8 p.m., Covelli Center in downtown Youngstown.
Jan. 23 — WWE Raw, 7:30 p.m., Quicken Loans Arena in downtown Cleveland.
Jan. 27-29 — International Motorcycle Show, IX Center near Hopkins Airport in Cleveland.
Jan. 28, 2017 — Harlem Globetrotters, 7 p.m., Covelli Center in downtown Youngstown.
Feb. 3 — Actor-writer-film producer Steven Wright, 8 p.m., Ohio Theater on Euclid Avenue in Cleveland
Feb. 17-20 — Medina Ice Festival, on the historic square in Medina.


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