GCAC-funded events


Figure Drawing

Figure Drawing
February 19, 2014 — December 17, 2014
at The Wild Goose Creative

Two Wednesdays a month we host a casual figure drawing group for everyone over 18. If you've never worked with a live model before or just want to work on your skills, there will be someone available… (more)

Imagine! The Art of the Picturebook

Imagine! The Art of the Picturebook
June 20, 2014 — November 9, 2014
at Columbus Museum of Art

Imagine! explores children's picturebooks as works of art through examples from the collection of Carol and Guy Wolfenbarger. The original drawings, paintings, prints, and collages represent books… (more)

Writers Group

Writers Group
July 7, 2014 — December 15, 2014
at The Wild Goose Creative

The writer's group is a place for writers from beginner to experienced to share their works and receive feedback from others. Bring your most recent work, either complete or in-progress, and talk… (more)

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)

 

Opera on the Edge: Pagliacci at Shadowbox Live's Backstage Bistro
October 12, 2014 — November 2, 2014
at Shadowbox Live's Backstage Bistro

Experience Opera Columbus' hour-long, English-language version of Pagliacci in one of Columbus' best casual and comfortable environments. "Crazed clown murders wife in front of live audience!" Find… (more)

MadLab presents Memory Fragments

MadLab presents Memory Fragments
October 16, 2014 — November 1, 2014
at MadLab

The World premiere of Sam Wallin's futuristic murder mystery about Detective Cloud sifting through others memories, including his own, to solve a murder in a corporate virtual world where nothing is… (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)

Driving Miss Daisy

Driving Miss Daisy
October 17, 2014 — November 8, 2014
at Columbus Civic Theater

Alfred Uhry's landmark play about the relationship between a strong-willed older woman and her chauffeur is a beautiful American story about the power of a human bond to topple barriers of race and… (more)

My Name is Asher Lev at CATCO Oct. 22-Nov. 9

My Name is Asher Lev at CATCO Oct. 22-Nov. 9
October 22, 2014 — November 9, 2014
at Vern Riffe Center for Government and the Arts

Asher Lev is a Hasidic Jew. He is also a progeny who must be a painter though it flies in the face of family, community and tradition. His gift must be realized but at what cost? Co-produced with… (more)

Super Sidekick: The Musical

Super Sidekick: The Musical
October 23, 2014 — November 9, 2014
at Columbus Children's Theatre

SUPER SIDEKICK: THE MUSICAL October 23 - November 9, 2014 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 by Gregory… (more)

Forever Plaid at CATCO through Nov. 9

Forever Plaid at CATCO through Nov. 9
October 24, 2014 — November 9, 2014
at Vern Riffe Center for Government and the Arts

In the golden age of the 1950s boy groups, four young, eager singers are killed in a car crash on the way to their first big concert. In CATCO's Studio Three Theatre, they are miraculously revived… (more)

CLASSICS: "Vampire's Kiss" (Robert Bierman, 1989)

CLASSICS: "Vampire's Kiss" (Robert Bierman, 1989)
October 31, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Many classic films are just as powerful today as when they were first released. We add such films from many genres to our schedule throughout the season. Many are shown on the occasion of their… (more)

Carol Boram-Hays | Andrew McCauley

Carol Boram-Hays | Andrew McCauley
November 1, 2014 — November 29, 2014
at ROY G BIV Gallery for Emerging Artists

Carol Boram-Hays | Andrew McCauley November 1-29, 2014 (Closed November 27 & 28) Opening Reception: Saturday, November 1, from 7-10 p.m. Artists' Talk: Saturday, November 22, at 2:30… (more)

Space Station 76

Space Station 76
November 2, 2014
at Studio 35 Cinema & Drafthouse

An Early Bird Screening of Stonewall Columbus LGBTFEST, Columbus Urban Pride and the Columbus International Film+Video Festival. Space Station 76 Jack Plotnick 94 minutes Sunday, November… (more)

 

Lambert Family Lecture : Robert Storr and Carroll Dunham in Conversation
November 3, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Explore the past, present, and future of figurative painting in this year's Lambert Family Lecture, featuring celebrated contemporary artist Carroll Dunham and Robert Storr, guest curator of… (more)

CONTEMPORARY SCREEN- Kino B: Contemporary Cinema by Berlin-Based Artists

CONTEMPORARY SCREEN- Kino B: Contemporary Cinema by Berlin-Based Artists
November 5, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Artist, critic, curator, and Columbus-native Caroline Koebel assembled a provocative blend of nine contemporary experimental films while on a research trip in Berlin. The program includes work by the… (more)

 

Gallery of Echoes, The CMA Experience
November 5, 2014 — November 16, 2014
at Shadowbox Live

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND FOR A 2 WEEK RUN, NOVEMBER 5 - 16, 2014 In collaboration with the Columbus Museum of Art, Shadowbox Live presents The Gallery of Echoes: a 22-song cycle, multi-media… (more)

Anita Hill and Freida Lee Mock introduce Anita: A Screening and Discussion

Anita Hill and Freida Lee Mock introduce Anita: A Screening and Discussion
November 6, 2014
at Mershon Auditorium

In 1991, the televised coverage of Anita Hill testifying that Supreme Court-nominee Clarence Thomas had sexually harassed her riveted the nation and mobilized activism around sexual harassment.… (more)

Jazz Arts Group's "One Night Only" annual celebration

Jazz Arts Group's "One Night Only" annual celebration
November 7, 2014
at Lincoln Theatre

Please join us on Friday, November 7 at the Lincoln Theatre for a night to remember... The historic Lincoln Theatre will be in full swing with the remarkable Tony Monaco Trio in the ballroom, and… (more)

CONTEMPORARY SCREEN: The Best of Ottawa International Animation Festival 2014

CONTEMPORARY SCREEN: The Best of Ottawa International Animation Festival 2014
November 7, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Held each fall, the Ottawa International Animation Festival is the largest of its kind in North America. This traveling program includes highlights from the 2014 festival and displays the wide array… (more)

ARTIST"S TALKS: Kerry James Marshall

ARTIST"S TALKS: Kerry James Marshall
November 7, 2014
at Mershon Auditorium

Dynamic Chicago-based artist, MacArthur Fellow, and past Wexner Center Artist Residency Award recipient Kerry James Marshall visits to discuss his career and the importance of art education. An… (more)

Hesperus

Hesperus
November 7, 2014
at Drexel Theatre

The Hunchback of Notre Dame 1923 silent film starring Lon Chaney, accompanied by Hesperus THEY'RE BACK! Last season, Hesperus thrilled EMC audience members with its performance at the Drexel… (more)

Xclaim Dance Company 2014-2015 Season Premiere: 
BLUE

Xclaim Dance Company 2014-2015 Season Premiere: BLUE
November 7, 2014 — November 16, 2014
at Columbus Dance Theatre's Fisher Theatre

Xclaim Dance Company Director Mariah Layne French and veteran company members are crafting a collection of original work for stage and film. The live season premiere of BLUE is scheduled for… (more)

 

Matt the Electrician with Daniel Champagne
November 7, 2014
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

Once upon a time, there was a young man named Matt Sever. He lived in Austin, TX, and he worked as a journeyman electrician. Every morning he would go to work and wire houses all day long in the… (more)

CONTEMPORARY SCREEN: Stray Dogs

CONTEMPORARY SCREEN: Stray Dogs
November 8, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at Venice, Stray Dogs is a haunting, audacious tale of existence on the margins of Taipei from the great Tsai Ming-liang (What Time Is It There?, Goodbye, Dragon Inn).… (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)

FILM AND VIDEO: The Mystery of Picasso

FILM AND VIDEO: The Mystery of Picasso
November 9, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

"A work by Picasso created before our very eyes! That is a miracle that, if need be, would justify the greatness of cinema."-François Truffaut Clouzot's dreamlike documentary The Mystery of… (more)

VISITING FILMMAKERS: First Cousin Once Removed

VISITING FILMMAKERS: First Cousin Once Removed
November 12, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

"Heartbreaking, haunting, and unexpectedly heartening...a fusion of subject and filmmaker that is transcendent!"-Los Angeles Times We're thrilled to welcome acclaimed documentarian Alan Berliner… (more)

AUTHOR EVENTS: A Conversation on Race, Writing, and Culture with Zadie Smith

AUTHOR EVENTS: A Conversation on Race, Writing, and Culture with Zadie Smith
November 13, 2014
at Mershon Auditorium

"Zadie Smith is not merely one of Britain's finest younger writers, but also one of the English-speaking world's best chroniclers of race, class, and identity in urban confines. Smith remains… (more)

Scarlet Road

Scarlet Road
November 13, 2014
at Gateway Film Center

The Columbus International Film + Video Festival presents: Scarlet Road 106 minutes Catherine Scott Thursday, November 13 6:30 reception, film at 7:00 PM Gateway Film Center 550 North… (more)

Fugitive Songs

Fugitive Songs
November 13, 2014 — November 30, 2014
at The Garden Theatre

Fugitive Songs, a compelling 19-song journey across America, creates an intimate look at a variety of young men and women who are fleeing some aspect of their lives: a disgruntled Subway sandwich… (more)

Yve-Alain Bois with Lisa Florman and Philip Armstrong:The Artistic Milieu of Postwar Paris

Yve-Alain Bois with Lisa Florman and Philip Armstrong:The Artistic Milieu of Postwar Paris
November 14, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Join us for this conversation that pairs acclaimed art historians and Picasso experts Yve-Alain Bois, Lisa Florman, and Philip Armstrong for a discussion of the artist's works, including those in our… (more)

CLASSICS: Polyester

CLASSICS: Polyester
November 14, 2014 — November 15, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Polyester stars Waters's muse Divine as a suburban housewife whose life begins to unravel when she discovers her porno theater-owning husband is having an affair and her teenage daughter is pregnant.… (more)

 

Gian Carlo Menotti's THE OLD MAID AND THE THIEF
November 14, 2014 — November 16, 2014
at Peace Lutheran Church

A mid-century comic opera sung in English, originally written as a radio play. Featuring all local opera singers and the Opera Project Columbus Chamber Orchestra led by Maestro Alessandro… (more)

Saturday Morning Cartoons For Kids

Saturday Morning Cartoons For Kids
November 15, 2014
at CCAD Canzani Center Auditorium

The Columbus International Film + Video Festival presents: Saturday Morning Cartoons For Kids Saturday, November 15 10:00 AM Canzani Center at the Columbus College Of Art & Design 60… (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)

Award Winning LGBT Shorts

Award Winning LGBT Shorts
November 16, 2014
at Studio 35 Cinema & Drafthouse

The Columbus International Film + Video Festival and LGBTFEST Stonewall Columbus present: Award Winning LGBT Shorts Sunday, November 16 Reception at 6:00pm, films at 7:00pm Studio 35 Cinema &… (more)

NEXT@WEX: Nils Frahm with Dawn of Midi

NEXT@WEX: Nils Frahm with Dawn of Midi
November 18, 2014
at Wexner Center Performance Space

Berlin-based composer Nils Frahm's pieces for keyboards are absorbing, driving, and reflective. He draws upon the trajectories established by Philip Glass, Steve Reich, and Keith Jarrett, yet… (more)

An Evening of Shorts At Brothers Drake Meadery

An Evening of Shorts At Brothers Drake Meadery
November 18, 2014
at Brothers Drake Meadery and Bar

The Columbus International Film + Video Festival presents: An Evening of Shorts At Brothers Drake Meadery Tuesday, November 18 8:00pm Brothers Drake Meadery 26 East 5th Avenue Columbus, OH… (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)

Love Is A Verb

Love Is A Verb
November 19, 2014
at Canzani Center Auditorium

The Columbus International Film + Video Festival presents: A Niagra Foundation sponsored screening of Love Is A Verb 55 minutes Terry Spencer Hesser, Stephan Mazure Wednesday, November… (more)

CLASSICS: Level Five

CLASSICS: Level Five
November 19, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

"There is nothing else in theaters now that feels quite as new."-New York Times Never before released in the US, Chris Marker's Level Five follows Laura, a woman tasked with finishing a video game… (more)

An Evening of Student Shorts

An Evening of Student Shorts
November 20, 2014
at CCAD Canzani Center Auditorium

The Columbus International Film + Video Festival presents: An Evening of Student Shorts curated by Matt and Nicolette Swift Thursday, November 20 8:00 PM Canzani Center at the Columbus… (more)

THEATER: Miranda July: New Society

THEATER: Miranda July: New Society
November 20, 2014
at Vern Riffe Center for Government and the Arts

$26.50 general public $21.50 members $16.50 students Tickets include $1.50 CAPA Theater Preservation Fee Tickets available at Ticketmaster and CAPA Ticket Office "An innovative theatrical… (more)

City of the Damned and Campaign of Hate: Russia and Gay Propaganda

City of the Damned and Campaign of Hate: Russia and Gay Propaganda
November 21, 2014
at CCAD Canzani Center Auditorium

The Columbus International Film + Video Festival and LGBTFEST Stonewall Columbus present: City of the Damned 15 minutes Mor Albalak, Shaneika Lai, Stephanie Lee. Matthew Rogers, Nate Skeen,… (more)

NEXT@WEX: Chris Forsyth & the Solar Motel Band

NEXT@WEX: Chris Forsyth & the Solar Motel Band
November 21, 2014
at Wexner Center Performance Space

"Solar Motel is some kind of masterpiece, a suite of ecstatic, spiritual psychedelia that splits the difference between unabashed classic rock thrills and a spikey avant-garde sense of… (more)

Movies+Mead and Best Of Festival Winner First To Fall

Movies+Mead and Best Of Festival Winner First To Fall
November 22, 2014
at CCAD Canzani Center

The Columbus International Film + Video Festival presents: Movies+Mead and Best Of Festival Winner First To Fall Saturday, November 22 7:30 PM Canzani Center at the Columbus College Of Art &… (more)

 

Chamber Music Columbus presents Weiss-Kaplan-Newman Trio
November 22, 2014
at Southern Theatre - CAPA

Ludwig van Beethoven: Trio in D major, op. 70, no. 1 ("Ghost") Lera Auerbach: Triptych: The mirror with three faces Ludwig van Beethoven: Variations in E-flat major, op. 44 Bedrich Smetana: Trio… (more)

Il Rosa Nudo (Naked Rose)

Il Rosa Nudo (Naked Rose)
November 24, 2014
at Drexel Theatre

The Columbus International Film + Video Festival and LGBTFEST Stonewall Columbus present: Il Rosa Nudo (Naked Rose) 70 minutes Giovanni Coda Monday, November 24 7pm Drexel Theatre 2254… (more)

Racing to Zero

Racing to Zero
November 25, 2014
at Drexel Theatre

The Columbus International Film + Video Festival, Simply Living and The Columbus Free Press present: Racing to Zero 59 minutes Christopher Beaver, Diana Fuller Tuesday, November… (more)

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
November 28, 2014 — December 21, 2014
at Columbus Children's Theatre

THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER November 28 - December 21, 2014 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 by Barbara… (more)

OPPArt: GCAC Project Support - Grant Application Ins and Outs

OPPArt: GCAC Project Support - Grant Application Ins and Outs
December 2, 2014
at Greater Columbus Arts Council

December 2, 12:00-1:00 PM GCAC Large Conference Room, 100 East Broad Street Suite #2250 GCAC offers quarterly project support grant application cycles. Have a project in mind? Not sure how to get… (more)

CJO's "Home for the Holidays" ft. Curtis Stigers

CJO's "Home for the Holidays" ft. Curtis Stigers
December 4, 2014 — December 7, 2014
at Southern Theatre

Concert Sponsor: Grange Insurance Platinum-selling crooner Curtis Stigers joins the CJO for the most wonderful time of the year! Celebrate the sounds of the season at our annual holiday… (more)

JAZZ: Lee Konitz Quartet

JAZZ: Lee Konitz Quartet
December 5, 2014
at Wexner Center Performance Space

"Feel the decades peeling away, and hear the uniquely influential tone and phrasing of one of the great performers of all jazz."-The Arts Desk A true jazz master who has pursued a tireless drive… (more)

 

Kate Campbell in concert with Ken Yates
December 5, 2014
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

Kate Campbell comes upon her Southern soul honestly. The daughter of a Baptist preacher, Campbell was born in New Orleans but grew up in Sledge, Mississippi, a small Delta town 50 miles south of… (more)

CGMC's Joy! Welcome Home

CGMC's Joy! Welcome Home
December 7, 2014
at Lord of Life Lutheran Church

This concert begins our homecoming season as we take a look through all our past concerts and pull some of the concert favorites over the last 25 years that hold special memories for us and our… (more)

CGMC's Joy! Welcome Home

CGMC's Joy! Welcome Home
December 10, 2014
at Glenwood United Methodist Church

This concert begins our homecoming season as we take a look through all our past concerts and pull some of the concert favorites over the last 25 years that hold special memories for us and our… (more)

OPPArt: GCAC's Operating Support Grant Program

OPPArt: GCAC's Operating Support Grant Program
December 11, 2014
at Greater Columbus Arts Council

December 11, Noon - 1:30 PM GCAC Large Conference Room, 100 East Broad Street Suite #2250 Does your organization have its 501c3? Engage and compensate professional artists? Perform annual audits?… (more)

Songs of the Season

Songs of the Season
December 11, 2014 — December 21, 2014
at The Garden Theatre

Every year Short North Stage celebrates the Holidays with Songs of the Season, featuring performances by many of Columbus's favorite musical and comedy performers. A true variety show, Songs of the… (more)

Glass Axis Holiday Sale

Glass Axis Holiday Sale
December 12, 2014 — December 14, 2014
at Glass Axis

oin us for our annual tradition of holiday shopping and glass making! Central Ohio's finest artists will be on hand with jewelry, holiday decorations, and other glass artwork of all forms and sizes,… (more)

Matchgirl

Matchgirl
December 12, 2014 — December 13, 2014
at Cowan Hall, Otterbein College Theatre

Columbus Dance Theatre's beloved holiday classic Matchgirl returns for its fifteenth anniversary year: a highlight of the Columbus Holiday Season! This timeless tale written by Hans Christian… (more)

OPPArt: GCAC's Community Impact Grant Program

OPPArt: GCAC's Community Impact Grant Program
December 17, 2014
at Greater Columbus Arts Council

December 17, 8:30-9:30AM GCAC Large Conference Room, 100 East Broad Street Suite #2250 The Community Impact Grant program is a new initiative by the arts council to encourage sustainable… (more)

Holiday Spectacular - New Albany Symphony Orchestra concert

Holiday Spectacular - New Albany Symphony Orchestra concert
December 21, 2014
at Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts

Revel in the sounds of the season! This concert features the heartwarming songs and traditions that make this the "Most Wonderful Time of the Year." Arrive early for the Holiday Gift Basket… (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)

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)

 

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)

 

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)

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)

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)

 

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)

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)

 

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)

 

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)

"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)

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)

 

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)

 

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)

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)

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)

 

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

 

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)

 

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)

 

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)

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