Press Releases - Arts and Entertainment


Oct 19

Big Fish the Musical

Maumee Valley’s Drama department will present four performances of the musical Big Fish, at their Millennium Theater, Thursday, November 16, Friday, November 17, and Saturday, November 18 at 7:30 pm. The closing performance is Sunday, November ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 19

Golden Retriever Rescue Resource (GRRR) Santa Paw Pictures

Photo packages start at $10.00 We'll have two different photo op scenes. One taken in Santa Claus' very own sleigh in a natural setting or your choice of a second holiday scene. We'll have lots warm and cheery tasty treats too, like hot chocolate, ...

Posted By: Lisa Adair | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 10

Lifelong Learning announces November and December classes

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer the following classes that are offered or begin in November or December 2017. Unless otherwise stated, the classes are held at various Lourdes University classroom locations, 6832 ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 10

Downtown Perrysburg Pumpkin Carving Contest

Bring your carved pumpkins to Swig Restaurant in Downtown Perrysburg for a chance to win our First Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest! Entries will be accepted starting at 4:00pm on Wednesday, October 25th through 12:00pm on Saturday, October 28th. ...

Posted By: Chad Gault | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 10

Sacred Threads Fiber Art Show

Described as the “church with a heart in the heart of Toledo”, the HeART Gallery in St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, downtown Toledo, will host a traveling exhibit “SACRED THREADS” October 19-21. The juried exhibit of 40 ...

Posted By: Kate Philabaum | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 09

Toledo Museum of Art Leadership Fellowship Awarded to Dr. Alyssa Greenberg

Alyssa Greenberg has been named Leadership Fellow at the Toledo Museum of Art. She hailsfrom Brooklyn and completed her doctorate in art history at the University of Illinois at Chicago(UIC). The recently established TMA Leadership Fellowship ...

Posted By: Emily Rippe Desmond | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 08

TOOL Tribute Band SCHISM at AREA 51

$15.00 to $20.00--$15 advance $20/Door (if available) Schism - Tool Tribute Formed in June 2001, after seeing Tool at Madison Square Garden in NYC, four brave individuals (Keith Williams-guitar, Angelo Rivera-Vocals, Sean Murray-Bass, Donald ...

Posted By: Penny | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 08

Tellabration! 2017 Featuring Storyteller Larry Castleberry

On November 3, 2017,The Frogtown Storytelling Guild will celebrate its 17th year of Tellabration!—a spoken-word concert of "stories for grown-ups"—with guest speaker, Larry Castleberry. The concert will be held from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 ...

Posted By: Regina Patrick, publicity | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Oct 03

Actors Collaborative Toledo Spotlight Series

ACT Spotlight Series: two one-person shows featuring John DuVall & Marissa Rex St. Paul’s UMC (1201 Madison Avenue, Toledo, OH 43604) Tickets are $10.00 and are available online at www.act419.org or at the door one hour before curtain. ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 28

Toledo Museum of Art Welcomes Diane Wright as Curator of Glass

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) announces that Diane C. Wright has been appointed as curator of glass. Wright begins her appointment at TMA on Nov. 13, 2017. In this role Wright will be responsible for overseeing TMA’s ...

Posted By: Candice Harrison | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 27

Indoor Sand Volleyball

We are proud to announce the Re-Grand Opening of the indoor sand volleyball facility...Indoor Sand located at 2538 Woodville Rd. Northwood, OH. This is the first and only indoor volleyball facility in the area. We will be hosting volleyball leagues, ...

Posted By: Chuck Bell | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 27

Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra Launches 57th Season

The Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Patrick Barrett will launch its 57th musical season on Saturday October 7, at 7:30 p.m. at the Perrysburg Junior High School located at 550 E. South Boundary, Perrysburg. Theme for the concert ...

Posted By: Karen T. Biscay | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 17

I Love Olander Day

TOPS – I Love Olander Day Sylvania-area residents can make summer last a little bit longer on “I Love Olander Day” – a free, fun family event set for Sunday, October 1 at Olander Park. The celebration is open to the public ...

Posted By: Lynda Hoffman | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 14

Let the Toledo Zoo Host Your Holiday Party

TOLEDO, Ohio-- It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…well, not yet but the holidays are coming very quickly! Soon, we will begin thinking about gifts, treats, decorations and parties. The Toledo Zoo is the perfect venue for any ...

Posted By: Kim Haddix | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 14

Wine Tasting Class offered by Lifelong Learning

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer “Wines of the Southern Hemisphere vs. the World” on Mondays, September 11, 18 and 25 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 14

Discover the Oasis In Space at the Appold Planetarium

Embark on a startling and beautiful voyage through our universe, Galaxy and Solar System in search of water – a key ingredient for life on Earth. Presented at the Appold Planetarium on the Lourdes University campus, the Oasis In Space offers a ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 14

Black & White Transportation Bistro Series: Los Gatos

Black & White Transportation is proud to be the title sponsor of the Toledo Jazz Orchestra Bistro Series: It’s Latin to Me featuring Los Gatos, the region’s premier Latin jazz ensemble, on Thursday, September 21 at Registry Bistro. ...

Posted By: Emily Zarecki | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 14

Julie Draeger Solo Show

Julie Draeger will have a solo show at American Frame Showroom and Gallery from September 11 - September 29. There will be a closing reception on Friday September 29 from 5:00 - 7:00pm with an artist talk beginning at 6:00pm. The gallery is open ...

Posted By: Lindsey Harrison | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 05

The Toledo Rep Announces its Schedule of Fall Classes

For ages 7 – 16Broadway: Best of the 70sSeptember 16 – November 24From A Chorus Line to Chicago, Grease to Jesus Christ Superstar, Annie to Godspell, the 9170s produced some of the most groundbreaking shows in musical theatre history. ...

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Sep 05

Mala Making Class

In this class, you will create your own custom mala (string of intention). Students will be able to select their own beads, which are not included, but will be 10% off on the day of the class. We will have mala kits to choose from. Press Release ...

Posted By: Ann Tristan | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Sep 05

20 North Gallery Artist Talk: Craig Fisher and Dan Hernandez

Craig Fisher and Dan Hernandez of “In Otherworlds” to speak at free event Toledo, OH—September 1, 2017. 20 North Gallery and the exhibiting artists of “In Otherworlds,” printmaker Craig Fisher and digital/new media ...

Posted By: Eric L. Hillenbrand | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 31

Momentum Glass, Arts and Music Festival September 15-17

Momentum - Hot Glass | Cool Music is a three-day festival of music and art in downtown Toledo, Ohio with a focus on the revitalizing waterfront. It will be the first festival in the newly renovated Promenade Park! The event celebrates Toledo's rich ...

Posted By: Matt Rubin | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 31

International Festival 2017

What: The 17th Annual International Festival When: Saturday, September 9 & Sunday, September 10, 2017 Where: Islamic Center of Greater Toledo Free ADMISSION The 17th Annual International Festival at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo ...

Posted By: Ahmad Taouil | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 31

Offline Art Exhibition

The Wolfe Gallery at Maumee Valley Country Day School is featuring Offline an exhibition of artworks from a multi-generational family of artists, The Dorr Street Studio. The artists include Lisa Holman (MVCDS Parent and Grandparent), Jessica ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 31

Pottery Classes for Adults and Children

TOLEDO POTTERS' GUILD PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 19, 2017 TO: All News Media FROM: Toledo Potters' Guild, (419) 535-6937 RE: Pottery and clay classes for adults and children starting the week of September 11, 2017 This information ...

Posted By: Stephen Johnston | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 31

Fall RV Show at the Shops of Fallen Timbers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For Information Contact Dave Brown (419) 882-7572 FALL RV SHOW AT THE SHOPS OF FALLEN TIMBERS The Northwest Ohio RV Dealers present their Free Fall RV Show, September 8-10, 2017 at The Shops at Fallen Timbers in Maumee. ...

Posted By: Dave Brown | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 31

The Cemetery Club (Comedy)

The Village Players Theatre is delighted to present the "The Cemetery Club" by Ivan Menchell, sometimes characterized as "Steel Magnolias meets Golden Girls" this heartfelt comedy tells the story of three Jewish widows who meet once a month for tea ...

Posted By: Public Relations | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 31

Discover the Oasis In Space at the Appold Planetarium

Embark on a startling and beautiful voyage through our universe, Galaxy and Solar System in search of water – a key ingredient for life on Earth. Presented by the Appold Planetarium, Oasis In Space offers a new perspective on a substance of ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 31

Good Company Vocal Ensemble Welcomes New Members

The Good Company Vocal Ensemble Welcomes New Members! The Good Company Vocal Ensemble will begin their fall rehearsals on Wednesday, Sept. 13 at 7:30 pm. We are looking for interested singers! Founded in 1992 by Director Karen T. Biscay, this SATB ...

Posted By: Karen T. Biscay | Category: Arts and Entertainment



Aug 31

The Testament of Mary by Colm Tóibín

ACT presents "The Testament of Mary" by Colm Tóibín with Barbara Barkan as Mary directed by Jeffrey J. Albright and original music by Mark Owen Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. (reception at 7:00 p.m.) Trinity Episcopal Church ...

Posted By: Jeffrey Albright | Category: Arts and Entertainment