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Hopewell plans fundraiser

The Hopewell Theatre will have a Victorian high-tea fundraiser from 3 to 6 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Piccadilly Parlour, 114 S. Broad St., Canfield. Lunch will be served at 3:15 p.m. including a cup of soup, quiche, tea sandwiches, sweets and tea or coffee. Entertainment by the Just Friends ...

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* ON SALE THIS WEEK * Newsboys, which played Packard Music Hall in 2018, is coming to Stambaugh Auditorium on March 12 as part of its Greatness of Our God tour. Tickets range from $30 to $50 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday through Stambaugh. * Country singer and occasional actor Trace Adkins ...

Museum director to speak

Amber Farris, director of the William McKinley Museum in Niles will be the next speaker in the William Holmes McGuffey Historical Society’s lecture series at 10 a.m. Nov. 16 at Kravitz’s Deli Meeting Room, 3135 Belmont Ave., Liberty. Farris will present a program on the National McKinley ...

Opera Western Reserve production showcases local talent

Opera Western Reserve production director David Vosburgh sees the primary role of the opera company as educational. “We take opera to the schools,” he said. “We use students at YSU (Youngstown State University) in the chorus and in small roles. We give singers an opportunity to sing ...

Vosburgh ends OWR tenure with ‘Macbeth’

For David Vosburgh, directing Opera Western Reserve’s production of “Macbeth” is his gold watch. Vosburgh, who founded the opera company 15 years ago, will retire after next week’s production. “It’s time. After 75, you can’t kid yourself, you’re not 25 anymore,” the ...

Boardman Historical Society presents Mettee lecture on trips to Russia

Retired Youngstown State University professor Howard Mettee will speak at 10 a.m. Saturday at a Boardman Historical Society program at the Boardman Library, 7680 Glenwood Ave. In 1994 he organized an exchange delegation to four universities in Russia. More recently he served as president of ...

Illustrator to speak on Anne Frank children’s book

Canfield native Erika Steiskal will discuss her creative process in illustrating “Anne Frank and the Remembering Tree” at two events on Monday. The children’s book written by Sandy Eisenberg Sasso tells the story of Anne Frank, who loved a tree and the tree who promised never to forget ...

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• ON SALE THIS WEEK • Newsboys, which played Packard Music Hall in 2018, is coming to Stambaugh Auditorium on March 12 as part of its Greatness of Our God tour. Tickets range from $30 to $50 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday through Stambaugh. • Country singer and occasional actor ...

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Theater Local CALVIN CENTER, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown: Rust Belt Theater Company — “The Rockin’ Horribles,” 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday through Nov. 16, $15 adults and $10 students and senior citizens. 330-507-2358. FAIRVIEW ARTS & OUTREACH CENTER, 4220 Youngstown Poland ...

Vosburgh ends OWR tenure with ‘Macbeth’

For David Vosburgh, directing Opera Western Reserve's production of "Macbeth" is his gold watch. Vosburgh, who founded the opera company 15 years ago, will retire after next week's production. "It's time. After 75, you can't kid yourself, you're not 25 anymore," the 81-year-old production ...