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What to do this weekend Apr 21 – 23

Alex Clarke, Arts and Entertainment Editor
April 21, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, April 21 UPBeach Bangerz: 7 - 10 p.m. at The Spot. Games like limbo and ring toss with prizes, and if you want a more relaxed vibe, enjoy Tropical Smoothie and cheesecake while kicking back with friends. Home: A Spring Chorus Concert: 7:30 - 9 p.m. at Church of the Covenant. Free admiss...

What to do this weekend April 14 – 16

Alex Clarke, Arts and Entertainment Editor
April 14, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, April 14 Jolly Scholar 3rd Annual Spelling Bee: 10 p.m. - 2 a.m. at Jolly Scholar. 10 p.m. - 12 a.m.: Opening ceremonies begin (all drinks $1 off for the two hours). 12 a.m. - 1 a.m.: The Spelling Bee. You will be asked to spell names of candy bars, fancy brewery names, Facebook friends’ na...

Spring at the Cleveland Orchestra

Isabel Torres-Padin, Staff reporter
April 14, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

I had the chance to speak with The Cleveland Orchestra’s Director of Public Relations Justin Holden and Media Relations Manager Rebecca Calkin about the upcoming happenings in the Orchestra. This season also marks the last season for Associate Conductor and Youth Orchestra Music Director, Brett Mitchell,...

What to do this weekend Apr 7 – 9

Alex Clarke, Arts and Entertainment Editor
April 7, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, April 7 The Lone Mic: 6:30 p.m. - 10 p.m. at The Cleveland Institute of Art Second Floor Atrium. CIA will open its doors for an open mic night to all students from Case Western Reserve University and the Cleveland Institute of Music. Free for all and refreshments will be provided. TASA 3rd ...

A Week of Food, Health and Education

Isabel Torres-Padin, Staff Reporter
April 7, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Food, Local Events

Food Week is bringing together Case Western Reserve University’s food-centric clubs for the second year in a row, in a collaborative effort between Kids Against Hunger, Slow Food, Food Recovery Network, Student Sustainability Council, the Office of Sustainability, Labre and Greek Life. Furthermore, fu...

What to do this weekend March 31 – April 2

Alex Clarke, Arts and Entertainment Editor
March 31, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Legally Blonde: The Musical: Showtimes are Friday, March 31 at 8 p.m. (House opens at 7:30pm), Saturday, April 1 at 8 p.m. and 11:59 p.m. (House opens at 7:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.) at Carlton Commons. The Case Western Reserve University Footlighters' Spring Musical: Legally Blonde, directed by Beth Magid ...

Culture meets beer at Hansa Import Haus

Mike Suglio, Staff Reporter
March 31, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Food, Local Events

In the past 40 years, Cleveland has changed dramatically.  “The Forest City” has hit some all-time lows but, currently, is economically at an all-time high.  Many businesses have come and gone in the past 40 years, but Hansa Import Haus has done something quite unique. After 40 years of operation, pr...

What to do this weekend Mar 24 – 26

Alex Clarke, Arts and Entertainment Editor
March 24, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, March 24: Elektra: March 24 and 25, 8 p.m. in Black Box at Eldred Theater. Players’ Theater Group’s second production of the semester. A modern translation of the classic Greek tragedy takes place in Depression-era America, featuring original music composed for the production. Admissi...

The Japanese House makes Cleveland debut

Kait Funk, Arts and Entertainment Designer
March 3, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events, Music

The Grog Shop, known well for its intimate and cozy setting, was the perfect venue for the atmospheric, synth vibes of Amber Bain, a solo artist otherwise known as “The Japanese House.” An indie pop artist from Buckinghamshire, East London, The Japanese House has released three EPs and has toured ...

What to do this Weekend Mar 3 – Mar 5

Alex Clarke, Arts and Entertainment Editor
March 3, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday Mar. 3 Short. Sweet. Film Fest: Mar. 3-5 at The Alex Theater at the 9. Friday, Mar. 3 is Local Filmmakers’ Night. The doors open at 6 p.m. and films will run from 7 p.m.-10:30 p.m., followed by live music and a local filmmaker social event. Saturday, Mar. 4, the doors open at 11 a.m. and films wi...

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