GCAC-funded events


Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection

Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection
September 21, 2014 — December 31, 2014
at Wexner Center for the Arts

On view September 21-December 31 The first-ever public exhibition of the personal collection of Leslie and Abigail Wexner. Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection features… (more)

In __ We Trust: Art and Money

In __ We Trust: Art and Money
October 3, 2014 — March 1, 2015
at Columbus Museum of Art

In __ We Trust: Art and Money features the work of more than 20 artists and collectives from diverse international backgrounds whose work addresses the meaning of money and its complex relationship… (more)

Paul  Bourguignon: A Fiftieth Anniversary Exhibition

Paul Bourguignon: A Fiftieth Anniversary Exhibition
October 17, 2014 — January 18, 2015
at Columbus Museum of Art

In 1964, the Columbus Museum of Art held an exhibition of the work of Belgian artist Paul-Henri Bourguignon (1906 - 1988). Fifty years later the museum celebrates the work of this talented visual… (more)

Gifts of the Craftsmen

Gifts of the Craftsmen
November 9, 2014 — December 23, 2014
at Ohio Craft Museum

The 15th annual "Gifts of the Craftsmen" holiday exhibition and sale will feature handcrafted jewelry, pottery, art glass, baskets, clothing and more, all made in America by approximately 100 fine… (more)

Make a Sculpted Glass Pumpkin

Make a Sculpted Glass Pumpkin
November 15, 2014 — December 31, 2014
at Glass Axis

If you have ever seen a glass pumpkin you will be unable to deny its year-round charm! In this class, you'll make one of your very own, choosing colors for the stem and body. First, you will dip… (more)

Make a Blown Glass Ornament

Make a Blown Glass Ornament
November 19, 2014 — December 28, 2014
at Glass Axis

This class allows you to work with hot glass up close, while staying on the cool end of the pipe. You'll start by selecting bits of colored glass and the shape of your ornament, and then partner with… (more)

9th Annual Ohio Online Visual Art Registry Juried Show

9th Annual Ohio Online Visual Art Registry Juried Show
December 1, 2014 — January 10, 2015
at Carnegie Gallery

This annual show is a joint project of the Ohio Arts Council's Individual Artist Program, the Arts & Media Division of Columbus Metropolitan Library and the Friends of the Library. Please attend our… (more)

Celebrate Recovery 2015!

Celebrate Recovery 2015!
December 3, 2014 — January 2, 2015
at Lincoln Theatre

Join us January 2, 2015 at 6:30pm for A Night of Music and Celebration: Dress to Impress for an evening of FREE! MUSIC, FOOD and CELEBRATION. The Foundation for the African Diaspora in partnership… (more)

 

Member Curated Exhibition: An Introduction to Appaloosa Genetics
December 5, 2014 — January 2, 2015
at Concourse Gallery

Exhibition Runs: December 5, 2014 - January 2, 2015 Reception: December 11, 2014 from 5-7PM Artist: Ashley Shellhause Curator: Michael May Through this intriguing and illuminating exhibition,… (more)

 

Ohio Art League's Annual Thumb Box Exhibition
December 5, 2014 — January 2, 2015
at RAW Gallery

Exhibition runs December 5, 2014 - January 2, 2015 During the month of December, the Ohio Art League will host the annual Thumb Box Exhibition of small works by OAL members. The first… (more)

Art & Environment Interventions: Students Respond to the Environment

Art & Environment Interventions: Students Respond to the Environment
December 18, 2014 — December 31, 2014
at Wexner Center Performance Space

Come see some of the freshest (and greenest) artwork around: the projects created by the high school students in this year's Art & Environment course. Since August, high school students from all over… (more)

The Early Interval's Twelfth Night Celebration

The Early Interval's Twelfth Night Celebration
January 3, 2015
at First Congregational Church

A British Twelfth Night Celebration The Early Interval is returning to Britain for its annual celebration of Twelfth Night. The program will be presented in the neo-gothic splendor of First… (more)

The Early Interval's Twelfth Night Celebration

The Early Interval's Twelfth Night Celebration
January 4, 2015
at First Congregational Church

A British Twelfth Night Celebration The Early Interval is returning to Britain for its annual celebration of Twelfth Night. The program will be presented in the neo-gothic splendor of First… (more)

POLISH CINEMA: Innocent Sorcerers, and Ashes and Diamonds

POLISH CINEMA: Innocent Sorcerers, and Ashes and Diamonds
January 8, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

One of Poland's greatest filmmakers, Andrzej Wajda received an honorary Oscar in 2000 and was the subject of a Wexner Center retrospective in 2009. This double feature opens with Innocent Sorcerers,… (more)

Pinocchio

Pinocchio
January 8, 2015 — January 25, 2015
at Columbus Children's Theatre

PINOCCHIO January 8 - 25, 2015 at The Park Street Theatre Thursdays & Fridays at 7:30 PM Saturdays at 1:00, 3:00 & 5:00 PM Sundays at 1:00 & 3:00 PM Adapted by William Goldsmith Based on the… (more)

POLISH CINEMA: The Illumination

POLISH CINEMA: The Illumination
January 13, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

One of the essential films in the series, The Illumination follows a young man who moves from a provincial town to the city in order to study physics, hoping that science can answer his questions.… (more)

OPPArt: Webinar - The Basics of Online Social Networking for Nonprofits

OPPArt: Webinar - The Basics of Online Social Networking for Nonprofits
January 14, 2015
at Greater Columbus Arts Council

Hosted by the Greater Columbus Arts Council as part of the OANO 2015 Webinar series January 14, 2:30-4:00PM GCAC Large Conference Room, 100 East Broad Street Suite #2250 In this educational… (more)

POLISH CINEMA: Blind Chance, and A Short Film About Killing Double Feature

POLISH CINEMA: Blind Chance, and A Short Film About Killing Double Feature
January 15, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Completed in 1981 but heavily censored and not released until 1987, Blind Chance sees the first mature explorations of the key themes and stylistic motifs that made Krzysztof Kieślowski one of the… (more)

Glass Axis Grand Re-Opening

Glass Axis Grand Re-Opening
January 16, 2015 — January 17, 2015
at Glass Axis

Join us in our new location for a weekend of festivities celebrating our move to the new arts district in Franklinton! Our grand reopening features workshops and demos by glass master Bill Gudenrath,… (more)

CONTEMPORARY SCREEN: Force Majeure

CONTEMPORARY SCREEN: Force Majeure
January 16, 2015 — January 17, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

"An ice-cold knockout. Brilliantly perceptive and frostily funny."-Aaron Hillis, Village Voice A critical favorite at this year's Cannes Film Festival, where it took the Un Certain Regard Jury… (more)

Go, Dog. Go! at CATCO is Kids Jan. 16-25

Go, Dog. Go! at CATCO is Kids Jan. 16-25
January 16, 2015 — January 25, 2015
at Vern Riffe Center for Government and the Arts

"Why are they going fast in those cars? What are they going to do?" P. D. Eastman's questions are answered through music and movement in this thoroughly enchanting adaptation for canine lovers young… (more)

 

Iris DeMent in concert with Rebecca Frazier
January 16, 2015
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

No one sounds like Iris DeMent. She is a musical treasure with a voice as unique as a southern skylark. Something of a late bloomer, she didn't write her first song until the age of 25. Her first… (more)

Jazz Arts Group's Inside Track series presents Jeff Coffin & the Mu'tet

Jazz Arts Group's Inside Track series presents Jeff Coffin & the Mu'tet
January 16, 2015
at Lincoln Theatre

The Mu'tet is led by Jeff Coffin, saxophonist from the Dave Matthews Band. Also a composer, educator, and three-time Grammy Award winner, you likely know Jeff from his 14-year tenure with the… (more)

Inside Track/Jazz Academy artist workshop: Jeff Coffin

Inside Track/Jazz Academy artist workshop: Jeff Coffin
January 17, 2015
at Jazz Academy

Students and audiences alike from Farmington, Maine to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Perth, Australia to Nashville, TN to Johannesburg, South Africa have been astonished by Jeff's unique teaching and… (more)

VISITING FILMMAKERS: From Deep

VISITING FILMMAKERS: From Deep
January 20, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Brett Kashmere's experimental documentary From Deep traces the distinct role basketball plays in our sociocultural landscape from the earliest days of the game to the present. The Canadian-born,… (more)

POLISH CINEMA: Jump

POLISH CINEMA: Jump
January 22, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

A hallucinatory, allegorical western set in 1960s Poland, Jump sees a man on the lam jump off a train. Hiding out in a scarcely populated settlement, he encounters a ghostland set halfway between… (more)

NEW DOCUMENTARY: Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity

NEW DOCUMENTARY: Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity
January 23, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Born to Fly is a mesmerizing portrait of experimental choreographer and dancer Elizabeth Streb, founder of Brooklyn's STREB Extreme Action Company. Described by many as the "Evel Knievel of Dance,"… (more)

NEW DOCUMENTARY: National Gallery

NEW DOCUMENTARY: National Gallery
January 24, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

London's National Gallery of Art, one of the world's foremost art museums, is the latest institution to be the subject of a film by the great Frederick Wiseman (who memorably visited the Wexner… (more)

THEATER: Richard Maxwell/New York City Players- Isolde

THEATER: Richard Maxwell/New York City Players- Isolde
January 24, 2015
at Thurber Theater

"Richard Maxwell looks at the world with X-ray eyes...[in] Isolde, his smashing new work."-New York Times One of the foremost American theater artists of his generation-and a longtime favorite of… (more)

POLISH CINEMA: Black Cross

POLISH CINEMA: Black Cross
January 25, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

The first Polish historical blockbuster and still the most-viewed Polish film of all time, Black Cross is a widescreen medieval epic overflowing with sumptuous pageantry, thunderous action, and… (more)

 

VISITING FILMMAKERS: Two Blue Lines
January 27, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Shot over a period of 25 years, Two Blue Lines examines the human and political situation of Palestinian people from the years prior to the creation of Israel to the present day. By primarily… (more)

POLISH CINEMA: To Kill This Love/ Mother Joan of the Angels

POLISH CINEMA: To Kill This Love/ Mother Joan of the Angels
January 29, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

A scrappy, bitterly funny, and ultimately heartbreaking love story set against the harsh backdrop of the communist regime, To Kill This Love shows what it was like to be young at the turn of the… (more)

CLASSICS: Gregory Markopoulos: Film as Film

CLASSICS: Gregory Markopoulos: Film as Film
January 30, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Gregory J. Markopoulos is acknowledged as one of the pioneers of independent filmmaking. Born in Toledo, Ohio, in 1928, he became a key figure in the New York avant-garde film scene of the 1950s and… (more)

NEW DOCUMENTARY: Shield and Spear

NEW DOCUMENTARY: Shield and Spear
January 31, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

"Ringbom finds fascinating subjects...each of whom deserves his or her own film."-Now Magazine A revolution is taking place in the changing climate of South Africa as artists, musicians, and… (more)

 

Chamber Music Columbus presents Calefax Reed Quintet
January 31, 2015
at Southern Theatre - CAPA

J.S. Bach: Prelude and fugue no. 7 in E-flat major, from The well-tempered clavier Johannes Ockeghem: Mort tu as navré Christopher Tye: Consort music César Franck: Prélude, choral, et… (more)

MARIO MONICELLI: The Organizer

MARIO MONICELLI: The Organizer
February 5, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Set in Turin at the end of the 19th century, The Organizer stars Marcello Mastroianni as a professor who becomes the advocate for and instigator of a group of striking textile workers who walk off… (more)

CJO's "100 Years of Frank Sinatra" ft. Dee Daniels, Dwight Lenox & Phil Clark

CJO's "100 Years of Frank Sinatra" ft. Dee Daniels, Dwight Lenox & Phil Clark
February 5, 2015 — February 8, 2015
at Southern Theatre

Concert Sponsor: US Bank Guest Artist Sponsor: Dennis & Marty Yacobozzi Come fly away with the CJO as we pay tribute to "The Chairman of the Board" on the 100th anniversary of his birth! Ol'… (more)

Love Letters at CATCO Feb. 5-22

Love Letters at CATCO Feb. 5-22
February 5, 2015 — February 22, 2015
at Vern Riffe Center for Government and the Arts

For nearly fifty years, Melissa Gardner and Andrew Makepeace Ladd II share their hopes and ambitions, dreams and disappointments, victories and defeats through regularly sent letters and cards.… (more)

THEATER- Stan's Cafe: The Cardinals

THEATER- Stan's Cafe: The Cardinals
February 5, 2015 — February 8, 2015
at Wexner Center Black Box on Mershon Stage

"A thought-provoking, witty and hugely entertaining show."-Roundhouse Fans of inventive and hilarious theater like Improbable's Panic and National Theatre of Scotland's The Strange Undoing of… (more)

Ayreheart

Ayreheart
February 6, 2015
at Capital University Mees Hall

co-presented by the Columbus Guitar Society Will You Walk the Woods so Wild?Songs of Albion Ayreheart performs historical music from the British Isles with two lutes, voice, colascione, and… (more)

Hassan Hajjaj: My Rock Stars Experimental, Volume I, 2012

Hassan Hajjaj: My Rock Stars Experimental, Volume I, 2012
February 7, 2015 — April 12, 2015
at The Wexner Center for the Arts

Moroccan-born artist Hassan Hajjaj blends photography, performance, and fashion in colorful portraits that offer insightful commentary on global capitalism. This three-channel video… (more)

Fiber: Sculpture 1960-present

Fiber: Sculpture 1960-present
February 7, 2015 — April 12, 2015
at The Wexner Center for the Arts

Fiber: Sculpture 1960-present is the first exhibition in four decades to broadly examine the development and diversity of fiber-based work in contemporary art. Spanning the 1960s through the present,… (more)

CONTEMPORARY SCREEN: Timbuktu

CONTEMPORARY SCREEN: Timbuktu
February 7, 2015 — February 8, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

"Abderrahmane Sissako can no longer be called one of the greatest African directors of our time; he has become, simply, one of the greatest directors of our time."-Peter Labuza, Film Stage One of… (more)

MARIO MONICELLI: The Great War

MARIO MONICELLI: The Great War
February 10, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

In The Great War, Monicelli masterfully blends comedy with depictions of brutal trench warfare during World War I. Iconic actors Alberto Sordi and Vittorio Gassman star as two soldiers who value… (more)

Master Class at CATCO in Association with Opera Columbus Feb.11-March 1

Master Class at CATCO in Association with Opera Columbus Feb.11-March 1
February 11, 2015 — March 1, 2015
at Studio One Theatre -- Vern Riffe Center

Maria Callas was a controversial diva of the mid-century opera world. She was lauded and scorned; cheered and booed; she was what the world desires ... a legend. In this imagining of her giving a… (more)

 

Master Class
February 11, 2015 — March 1, 2015
at Studio One, Riffe Center

Presented by CATCO in association with Opera Columbus. Maria Callas was a controversial diva of the mid-century opera world. She was lauded and scorned; cheered and booed; she was what the world… (more)

NEW DOCUMENTARY: Dance@30FPS

NEW DOCUMENTARY: Dance@30FPS
February 12, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Organized by Ohio State Department of Dance professor Mitchell Rose, Dance@30FPS is vibrant two-part program featuring exciting new examples of the marriage between dance and filmmaking. The first is… (more)

Healers in the Forest

Healers in the Forest
February 12, 2015 — February 22, 2015
at Columbus Children's Theatre

HEALERS IN THE FOREST February 12 - 22, 2015 at The Park Street Theatre Thursdays & Fridays at 7:30 PM Saturdays at 1:00, 3:00 & 5:00 PM Sundays at 1:00 & 3:00 PM Book and music By John… (more)

I'll Eat You Last

I'll Eat You Last
February 12, 2015 — February 22, 2015
at The Garden Theatre

Bette Midler sold out her 2013 Broadway one-woman tour de force, I'll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers. This February Columbus gets to see what had New Yorkers laughing in the aisles. I'll Eat… (more)

MARIO MONTICELLI: Big Deal on Madonna Street/ The Passionate Thief

MARIO MONTICELLI: Big Deal on Madonna Street/ The Passionate Thief
February 13, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Featuring an all-star cast including Marcello Mastroianni, Claudia Cardinale, Totò, and Vittorio Gassman, Big Deal on Madonna Street follows a group of bumbling thieves trying to keep it together… (more)

 

Irene Kelley in concert with Mia Rose Lynne
February 13, 2015
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

Irene Kelley's path toward country music began by getting kicked out of her own rock band. Kelley played in a Led Zeppelin cover band in high school, but her band mates frowned on her suggestion of… (more)

JAZZ: Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio

JAZZ: Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio
February 14, 2015
at Wexner Center Performance Space

"It's not too soon to call her great....Melissa Aldana is brilliant, talented, skilled, innovative and a delight as a person and a performer....She owns the future."-JazzTimes Rising 25-year-old… (more)

 

Chamber Music Columbus presents Lise de la Salle, piano
February 14, 2015
at Southern Theatre - CAPA

Johannes Brahms: Variations and fugue on a theme by Handel, op. 24 Claude Debussy: Preludes (Selections) Johannes Brahms: Theme and variations, from Sextet, op. 18 Maurice Ravel: Gaspard de la… (more)

MARIO MONTICELLI: For Love and Gold

MARIO MONTICELLI: For Love and Gold
February 17, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

In For Love and Gold, Monicelli skewers just about every possible stereotypical Hollywood portrayal of the Middle Ages. The film unfolds in a series of hilarious episodes that follow a clueless… (more)

MARIO MONTICELLI: Dear Michael

MARIO MONTICELLI: Dear Michael
February 19, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Winner in the Best Director category at the Berlin Film Festival, Dear Michael depicts the upheaval brought to a bourgeois family when one of the sons is killed while engaged in revolutionary… (more)

VISITING FILMMAKERS: Futuro Beach

VISITING FILMMAKERS: Futuro Beach
February 21, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Screenings of Karim Aïnouz's seductive and sensual works closed out our tribute to Brazilian contemporary art and film in early 2014, but unfortunately the director had to cancel his visit at the… (more)

"Shall We Dance: An American Salute" - New Albany Symphony Concert

"Shall We Dance: An American Salute" - New Albany Symphony Concert
February 22, 2015
at Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts

Hoist the flag and "Swing, Swing, Swing" to this Big Band salute to our veterans! Featuring amateur dancers paired with pros in a rousing tribute to the Greatest Generation and their signature… (more)

CINEMA REVIVAL: Suzan Pitt: New Restorations

CINEMA REVIVAL: Suzan Pitt: New Restorations
February 25, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

With a career spanning more than four decades, Suzan Pitt is one of the most lauded and influential independent animators of her generation. Best known for her landmark Asparagus (which was paired… (more)

CINEMA REVIVAL: Jamaica Inn

CINEMA REVIVAL: Jamaica Inn
February 26, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

The last film Hitchcock made in Britain before moving to the US, Jamaica Inn stars Maureen O'Hara as a young woman who learns that her uncle heads a gang of shipwreckers and murderers under the… (more)

CINEMA REVIVAL: Burroughs: The Movie

CINEMA REVIVAL: Burroughs: The Movie
February 26, 2015
at Wexner Center for the Arts

Once thought a lost film, Burroughs is a revealing portrait of the iconic American Beat writer William S. Burroughs that's comprised of lengthy interviews with the author and such contemporaries as… (more)

CINEMA REVIVAL: Hollywood Studio Restoration: Sony Pictures

CINEMA REVIVAL: Hollywood Studio Restoration: Sony Pictures
February 27, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

One of the true giants in film restoration, Grover Crisp discusses the challenges faced by contemporary archivists and the growing role of digital tools in film restoration. Crisp presents… (more)

Caroline, or Change

Caroline, or Change
February 27, 2015 — March 1, 2015
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

Book and Lyrics by TONY KUSHNER and JEANINE TESORI. Caroline or, Change is set in 1963 in Lake Charles, Louisiana during the America Civil Rights Movement, just before, after and during the… (more)

Claudel

Claudel
February 27, 2015 — February 28, 2015
at CDT at CAPA's Lincoln Theatre

Claudel returns to the CDT Season this year after incredible sold-out performances last Season. CDT Artistic Director Tim Veach offers, "The production was so well received that we have decided to… (more)

MUSIC: Erik Friedlander and Mitch Epstein; American Power

MUSIC: Erik Friedlander and Mitch Epstein; American Power
February 27, 2015 — February 28, 2015
at Wexner Center Performance Space

"These pictures question the human conquest of nature at any cost."-Mitch Epstein on American Power Cellist and composer Erik Friedlander returns in a new collaboration with photographer Mitch… (more)

CINEMA REVIVAL: Sandra

CINEMA REVIVAL: Sandra
February 27, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Claudia Cardinale stars as Sandra, a woman who returns to her childhood home, a decaying mansion in Tuscany, to pay respects to her father who died in Auschwitz. Leaving behind the visual splendor of… (more)

CINEMA REVIVAL: The King and the Mockingbird

CINEMA REVIVAL: The King and the Mockingbird
February 28, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Based on a Hans Christian Andersen story, The King and the Mockingbird follows a chimney sweep and a shepherdess on the run from a tyrannical king who has designs on the young girl. Cowritten by… (more)

CINEMA REVIVAL: Syncopation

CINEMA REVIVAL: Syncopation
February 28, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

The shoestring plot of Syncopation is simply an excuse for this musical extravaganza that traces the evolution of jazz from the early sounds of New Orleans Dixieland to ragtime in Chicago up through… (more)

CINEMA REVIVAL: Only Angels Have Wings

CINEMA REVIVAL: Only Angels Have Wings
February 28, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Considered by many to be Hawks's best film, Only Angels Have Wings stars Cary Grant as the manager of a bare-bones air service that carries the mail from the fictional South American town of Barranca… (more)

CINEMA REVIVAL: Hiroshima mon amour

CINEMA REVIVAL: Hiroshima mon amour
February 28, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Long unavailable in the US due to rights issues, Hiroshima mon amour is Resnais's powerful exploration of memory and guilt through a brief relationship between a Japanese architect (Eiji Okada) and a… (more)

CINEMA REVIVAL: Milestones in Disney Animation

CINEMA REVIVAL: Milestones in Disney Animation
March 1, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

This program of beloved classic cartoons from the Disney Archive features a number of firsts and other examples of the studio's early dedication to advancing the art form of animation. Among the… (more)

CINEMA REVIVAL: Why Be Good?

CINEMA REVIVAL: Why Be Good?
March 1, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Why Be Good? is a showcase for Colleen Moore, one of the brightest stars of the silent era. Here she plays a free-spirited flapper who finds herself romantically involved with the son of her boss,… (more)

CINEMA REVIVAL: Restoring Satyajit Ray's Apu Trilogy

CINEMA REVIVAL: Restoring Satyajit Ray's Apu Trilogy
March 1, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Satyajit Ray's Apu Trilogy is one of the highest achievements in the history of cinema. But when the Criterion Collection set out to remaster the three films-Pather Panchali, Aparajito, and Apur… (more)

 

The Marriage of Figaro
March 4, 2015 — March 8, 2015
at Southern Theatre - CAPA

A carnally-minded count, his neglected wife, their wily servants, and a young page that falls in love with every woman he sees, Mozart's greatest comedy contains a cornucopia of wonderfully flawed… (more)

Columbus Dances Fellowship Concert

Columbus Dances Fellowship Concert
March 6, 2015 — March 7, 2015
at Columbus Dance Theatre's Fisher Theatre

CDT, in partnership with the Greater Columbus Arts Council, hosts an annual concert of dances chosen from the local dance community with funding provided by GCAC. Five fellowships of $2000 each are… (more)

 

Ellis Paul in concert with Antje Duvekot
March 6, 2015
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

Ellis Paul is one of the leading voices in American songwriting. He was a principal figure in the wave of performing songwriters that emerged from the Boston folk scene, creating a movement that… (more)

Stile Antico

Stile Antico
March 6, 2015
at First Congregational Church

From the Imperial Court - Music for the House of Hapsburg Stile Antico is an ensemble of young British singers, now established as one of the most original and exciting new voices in its field. Much… (more)

Fancy Nancy the Musical

Fancy Nancy the Musical
March 12, 2015 — March 29, 2015
at Columbus Children's Theatre

FANCY NANCY THE MUSICAL March 12 - 29, 2015 at The Park Street Theatre Thursdays & Fridays at 7:30 PM Saturdays at 1:00, 3:00 & 5:00 PM Sundays at 1:00 & 3:00 PM… (more)

CJO's "Side by Side" ft. John Clayton, Gerald Clayton & the Columbus Youth Jazz Orchestra

CJO's "Side by Side" ft. John Clayton, Gerald Clayton & the Columbus Youth Jazz Orchestra
March 12, 2015 — March 15, 2015
at Southern Theatre

Concert Sponsor: Plante Moran From the masters to the disciples, from father to son, generations of jazz are celebrated in this "side by side" tribute to the Great American Songbook! Grammy… (more)

NEXT@WEX: Perfume Genius

NEXT@WEX: Perfume Genius
March 16, 2015
at Wexner Center Black Box on Mershon Stage

"Glittered with transcendent brilliance, gilded shadows do not hide the empowered dramatic turn of Perfume Genius's Too Bright."-PopMatters Seattle-based Mike Hadreas, who performs as Perfume… (more)

 

Chamber Music Columbus presents Brentano String Quartet
March 21, 2015
at Southern Theatre - CAPA

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Quartet in B-flat major, K 458 ("Hunt") James MacMillan: Quartet no. 3 Johannes Brahms: Quartet in B-flat major, op. 67 Join Classical 101 midday host Jennifer Hambrick… (more)

 

MUSIC: Samita Sinha; Cipher
March 27, 2015 — March 28, 2015
at Wexner Center Performance Space

"Mesmerizing. This is fusion...in the best sense: she effortlessly, seamlessly weaves [sounds] yet keeps their distinct flavors intact."-Time Out Enter into a unique sonic and theatrical world… (more)

A-Z

A-Z
March 27, 2015 — March 28, 2015
at Columbus Dance Theatre's Fisher Theatre

Twenty six dance phrases, A-Z, will be shown to the audience who will vote for their favorite phrases on score cards. As well, 3 different musical selections will be offered by Columbus jazz pianist… (more)

Jazz Arts Group's Inside Track series presents Ritmos Unidos

Jazz Arts Group's Inside Track series presents Ritmos Unidos
March 27, 2015
at Lincoln Theatre

Led by seven-time Grammy nominee and Indiana University Jacobs School of Music professor Michael Spiro, Ritmos Unidos is a high-energy ensemble comprised of Jacobs faculty and alumni that mixes Latin… (more)

Inside Track/Jazz Academy artist workshop: Ritmos Unidos

Inside Track/Jazz Academy artist workshop: Ritmos Unidos
March 28, 2015
at Jazz Academy

Ritmos Unidos prides itself on spreading the aural traditions of jazz and Latin music through high-energy performances and educational outreach. From the fundamentals of "clave" - the rhythmic… (more)

Banff Mountain Film Festival

Banff Mountain Film Festival
March 31, 2015 — April 1, 2015
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Each year, the Banff Mountain Film Festival presents the most creative and inspiring examples of outdoor adventure filmmaking from around the world. You'll see award-winning selections from the fall… (more)

The Emperor's New Clothes

The Emperor's New Clothes
April 9, 2015 — April 26, 2015
at Columbus Children's Theatre

THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES April 9 - 26, 2015 at The Park Street Theatre Thursdays & Fridays at 7:30 PM Saturdays at 1:00, 3:00 & 5:00 PM Sundays at 1:00 & 3:00 PM… (more)

CJO's "You've Got a Friend: The Music of James Taylor & Carole King" ft. Dave Powers & Becca Stevens

CJO's "You've Got a Friend: The Music of James Taylor & Carole King" ft. Dave Powers & Becca Stevens
April 9, 2015 — April 12, 2015
at Southern Theatre

From "Fire and Rain" to "You've Got a Friend" to "Up on the Roof," the CJO celebrates the musical partnership of James Taylor and Carole King. In November of 1970, James Taylor and Carole King… (more)

A Chorus Line

A Chorus Line
April 9, 2015 — April 26, 2015
at The Garden Theatre

"One of those musicals you'll sing about to your grandchildren," wrote New York Times reviewer Clive Barnes, about A Chorus Line, which closes Short North Stage's 2014-15 season. "An occasion of… (more)

 

Kim Richey in concert with Louise Mosrie
April 10, 2015
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

Kim Richey's musical journey has been a dream run. Early on in her career, the Zanesville, Ohio, native thrived on the progressive side of mainstream country. Her first albums showcased twang-pop… (more)

"Musical Pairings" - New Albany Symphony Orchestra Concert

"Musical Pairings" - New Albany Symphony Orchestra Concert
April 11, 2015
at Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts

Make it a date for this Gala evening, featuring original artwork and specially-selected wines paired perfectly to the performance! Your musical flight will include Bach's Concerto for Violin and… (more)

OPPArt: Investing and Retirement Saving for Artists and Small Business Owners

OPPArt: Investing and Retirement Saving for Artists and Small Business Owners
April 14, 2015
at Jazz Academy

Presented by Kristy Etling April 14, 6:00-7:00PM Jazz Academy, 769 E. Long St. 4th Floor What should I do with extra savings? How should I be saving for my retirement? There are many tools… (more)

JAZZ: Vijay Iyer Trio

JAZZ: Vijay Iyer Trio
April 16, 2015
at Wexner Center Performance Space

"The Vijay Iyer Trio has the potential to alter the scope, ambition and language of jazz piano forever."-Jazzwise Adventuresome jazz piano artist Vijay Iyer's musical interests are many and… (more)

THEATER :Ann Hamilton and SITI Company the theater is a blank page

THEATER :Ann Hamilton and SITI Company the theater is a blank page
April 23, 2015 — April 26, 2015
at Mershon Auditorium

Be among the first to see this unique, immersive performance created by theater innovators SITI Company and renowned visual artist Ann Hamilton-and join us to celebrate one of the concluding… (more)

The Early Interval

The Early Interval
April 24, 2015
at Capital University Mees Hall

The World of Alfonso the Wise The Early Interval's spring concert will explorethe colorful vocal and instrumental music that was composed and performed in 13th-century Spain. The program will… (more)

 

Joe Crookston in concert with Connor Garvey
April 25, 2015
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

Joe Crookston's music and songwriting are deeply rooted in the grand celebration of life, death, ancestry and the interconnectedness of us all. His music draws from his rural Ohio roots and exudes a… (more)

 

Chamber Music Columbus presents Emerson String Quartet
April 25, 2015
at Southern Theatre - CAPA

Henry Purcell: Two fantasias Joseph Haydn: Quartet in G major, op. 33, no. 5 (H. III, 41) Benjamin Britten: Chacony, from Quartet No. 2 in C major, op. 36 Ludwig van Beethoven: Quartet in A minor,… (more)

 

Cooper-Bing Vocal Competition
April 26, 2015
at Southern Theatre - CAPA

We've opened this international vocal competition to the public to give Columbus a sneak peek into the next generation of opera stars! See the finalists compete for cash prizes and the recognition… (more)

Disney's Beauty and the Beast

Disney's Beauty and the Beast
April 30, 2015 — May 10, 2015
at Lincoln Theatre

DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST April 30 - May 10, 2015 at The Lincoln Theatre Thursdays & Fridays at 7:30 PM Saturdays at 1:00 & 5:00 PM Sundays at 3:00 PM Music by Alan Menken Lyrics by… (more)

CJO's "Big Band Evolution" ft Maria Schneider

CJO's "Big Band Evolution" ft Maria Schneider
May 1, 2015 — May 2, 2015
at Southern Theatre

Grammy Award-winning conductor/arranger/composer Maria Schneider brings her radiant charisma to the stage to lead the CJO in an unforgettable evening of art and jazz. The music of Maria Schneider… (more)

 

Brother Sun in concert with Amy Black
May 15, 2015
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

Brother Sun personifies the word 'synergy'; the interaction of elements that when combined produce a total effect that is greater than the sum of the individual contributions. The band, comprised of… (more)

anne: diary in dance

anne: diary in dance
May 29, 2015 — May 30, 2015
at CDT at CAPA's Lincoln Theatre

Based on the diary of Anne Frank CDT Artistic Director Tim Veach will choreograph the world premiere of anne: diary in dance as the culmination of CDT's 17th Anniversary Season, Passion and… (more)

 

La voix humaine / Pagliacci
June 3, 2015 — June 7, 2015
at Southern Theatre - CAPA

In Poulenc's La voix humaine, a desperate woman is shunned by her lover over the phone and stumbles through a minefield of emotions towards an uncertain fate. This captivating, 40-minute monodrama is… (more)

25th Annual Juneteenth Ohio Festival

25th Annual Juneteenth Ohio Festival
June 19, 2015 — June 21, 2015
at Genoa Park, Riverfront Amphitheater

Juneteenth Ohio is the official soul summer celebration that is sure to be your family Ohio destination. Juneteenth Ohio celebrates 150 years of African American freedom. Historically, President… (more)

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