GCAC-funded events


 

The Gospel According to St. Matthew (1964)
January 18, 2014 — January 10, 2104
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

In The Gospel According to St. Matthew, Pasolini mainly cast non-professionals while referencing nearly 2,000 years of Christian art in creating the look of the film and its characters. In telling… (more)

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)

The 2014 Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) Visual Arts Exhibition

The 2014 Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) Visual Arts Exhibition
June 27, 2014 — September 28, 2014
at Columbus Museum of Art

Highlighting the outstanding talent and ability of Columbus artists, the exhibition includes work by the recipients of the 2013 GCAC Individual Artist Fellowship Awards : Shannon Benine, Clara… (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)

Dancers Making Dances

Dancers Making Dances
August 27, 2014 — October 11, 2014
at Columbus Dance Theatre's Fisher Theatre

This exciting program that gives voice to the diverse talents of our Company dancers. Dancers Making Dances is a program of all new works for the Company created by the Company. The evening offers… (more)

Mother Courage and her Children

Mother Courage and her Children
September 4, 2014 — September 28, 2014
at Columbus Civic Theater

Written in 1939, just as Hitler was invading Poland, Mother Courage and her Children was intended by Brecht as a cautionary tale warning "the little person" against participating in the catastrophe… (more)

Stephanie Rond - Dangerous Impermanence, A Multimedia Exhibit

Stephanie Rond - Dangerous Impermanence, A Multimedia Exhibit
September 5, 2014 — October 24, 2014
at Fort Hayes Shot Tower Gallery

Dangerous Impermanence will nourish your sense of community and challenge your sense of humor. Rond questions the concepts of scale, environment, equality and gender roles. The exhibition will… (more)

ENOUGH Violence: Artists Speak Out

ENOUGH Violence: Artists Speak Out
September 7, 2014 — October 26, 2014
at Ohio Craft Museum

Fourteen U.S. and European artists address the epidemic of violence in the United States in "ENOUGH Violence: Artists Speak Out." The exhibition showcases over 40 works that respond to this societal… (more)

The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley

The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley
September 18, 2014 — October 5, 2014
at Columbus Children's Theatre

THE MUSICAL ADVENTURES OF FLAT STANLEY September 18 - October 5, 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… (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)

Man On Ground

Man On Ground
September 23, 2014
at Drexel Theatre

The Columbus Film Council and The Columbus Free Press present: A Columbus International Film + Video Festival Early Bird Screening Event Man On Ground 80 minutes Akin Omotoso Tuesday,… (more)

OPPArt: Branding 101

OPPArt: Branding 101
September 25, 2014
at Ohio Craft Museum

Presented in partnership with Ohio Designer Craftsmen September 25, 6:30-8:30 PM Ohio Craft Museum, 1665 W. Fifth Ave. Columbus, OH 43212 Join graphic designer and marketing consultant Natasha… (more)

RETROSPECTIVE: Catherine Breillat - "Romance" (1999)

RETROSPECTIVE: Catherine Breillat - "Romance" (1999)
September 25, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

We are honored to welcome novelist and filmmaker Catherine Breillat, one of France's most significant contemporary artists and known for her provocative portrayals of sexuality and gender issues in… (more)

 

Twisted: A Trio of Excellence
September 25, 2014 — September 28, 2014
at Ohio Theatre

In an unprecedented collaboration, more than 150 artists from Opera Columbus, BalletMet, and the Columbus Symphony join forces in the must-see arts event of the season. A brilliant integration of… (more)

Forever Plaid at CATCO

Forever Plaid at CATCO
September 25, 2014 — October 19, 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. Now in CATCO's Studio Three, they are miraculously revived for… (more)

RETROSPECTIVE CATHERINE BRELLAT: "Abuse of Weakness"

RETROSPECTIVE CATHERINE BRELLAT: "Abuse of Weakness"
September 26, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Abuse of Weakness Introduced by Catherine Breillat Retrospective: Catherine Breillat "The pleasures of Ms. Breillat's work are its commitment and seriousness and its raw, sometimes very funny… (more)

 

Cheryl Wheeler in concert with Chris Trapper, Friday September 26, 2014
September 26, 2014
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

Cheryl Wheeler's songs are often emotional portraits of people, leaving the listener with the impression of knowing the characters, with the effect of being pulled into the song rather than standing… (more)

MARK TURNER QUARTET

MARK TURNER QUARTET
September 26, 2014
at Wexner Center Performance Space

Mark Turner Quartet Fri, Sept 26 | 8 PM Performance Space $18 general public $16 members $13 students "One of the most productive and vital artists of the last dozen years...reason to take… (more)

CLASSICS: "The General" (Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman, 1926)

CLASSICS: "The General" (Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman, 1926)
September 29, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

The General Live music by Alloy Orchestra (Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman, 1926) Classics Many classic films are just as powerful today as when they were first released. We add such films from… (more)

RETROSPECTIVE: Catherine Breillat - "Bluebeard" (2009) & "The Sleeping Beauty" (2010)

RETROSPECTIVE: Catherine Breillat - "Bluebeard" (2009) & "The Sleeping Beauty" (2010)
September 30, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

We are honored to welcome novelist and filmmaker Catherine Breillat, one of France's most significant contemporary artists and known for her provocative portrayals of sexuality and gender issues in… (more)

THE EVENTS by David Greig: ACTORS TOURING COMPANY FEATURING THE HARMONY PROJECT

THE EVENTS by David Greig: ACTORS TOURING COMPANY FEATURING THE HARMONY PROJECT
September 30, 2014 — October 5, 2014
at Wexner Center Black Box on Mershon Stage

The Events by David Greig Actors Touring Company featuring The Harmony Project Music: John Browne Direction: Ramin Gray Tue-Fri, Sept 30-Oct 3 | 8 PM Sat, Oct 4 | 2 & 8 PM Sun, Oct 5 | 2… (more)

NEW DOCUMENTARY: "Charlie Victor Romeo" (2013)

NEW DOCUMENTARY: "Charlie Victor Romeo" (2013)
October 2, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Charlie Victor Romeo (Robert Berger, Patrick Daniels & Karlyn Michelson, 2013) In 3D! New Documentary Nonfiction filmmaking holds a strong appeal for many committed directors and producers.… (more)

Sunset Boulevard

Sunset Boulevard
October 2, 2014 — October 19, 2014
at Garden Theater

Sunset Boulevard, a haunting musical allegory for life in Hollywood, is a rarely-produced Broadway masterpiece with a lush melodic score by Andrew Lloyd Webber. Based on the classic Billy Wilder… (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)

CLASSICS: "The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly" (Sergio Leone, 1966)

CLASSICS: "The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly" (Sergio Leone, 1966)
October 3, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (Sergio Leone, 1966) 4K Restoration! Classics Many classic films are just as powerful today as when they were first released. We add such films from many… (more)

The Aulos Ensemble

The Aulos Ensemble
October 3, 2014
at Capital University Mees Hall

A Tale of Two Cities Formed at the vanguard of the original instrument movement in the United States, Aulos celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2014-15. Aulos' work has been called "Authentic!… (more)

 

Chamber Music Columbus presents Jupiter String Quartet
October 4, 2014
at Southern Theatre - CAPA

Ludwig van Beethoven: Quartet in C minor, op. 18, no. 4 Béla Bartók: Quartet no. 6 Johannes Brahms: Quintet in G major, op. 111 Join Classical 101 midday host Jennifer Hambrick at 7 p.m. for… (more)

RETROSPECTIVE TERRY ZWIGOFF: "Crumb" & "Louie Bluie"

RETROSPECTIVE TERRY ZWIGOFF: "Crumb" & "Louie Bluie"
October 9, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Crumb & Louie Bluie (Terry Zwigoff, 1994) (Terry Zwigoff, 1985) Retrospective: Terry Zwigoff Terry Zwigoff was inspired to take up filmmaking to tell the story of the obscure blues musician… (more)

NEXT@WEX: SHARON VAN ETTEN WITH TINY RUINS

NEXT@WEX: SHARON VAN ETTEN WITH TINY RUINS
October 9, 2014
at Wexner Center Performance Space

Next @ Wex Sharon Van Etten with Tiny Ruins Thu, Oct 9 | 8 PM Performance Space $18 all audiences "Her songs emphasize the moment, both in the quality of her performance and in the rawness… (more)

Inside Track/Jazz Academy artist workshop: Bria Skonberg

Inside Track/Jazz Academy artist workshop: Bria Skonberg
October 10, 2014
at Jazz Academy

Versatility, tradition, innovation and creativity are at the core of Bria Skonberg's inspiring musical identity. Join Bria and her band as she explores the evolution of jazz improvising from its… (more)

CLASSICS: "The Epic of Everest" (Captain John Noel, 1924)

CLASSICS: "The Epic of Everest" (Captain John Noel, 1924)
October 10, 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)

 

Birds of Chicago in concert with Ben Bedford
October 10, 2014
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

Birds of Chicago is a collective based around JT Nero and Allison Russell - two of the most compelling new voices in North American Roots music. Nero's fractured country-soul voice wrapped in… (more)

Jazz Arts Group's Inside Track series presents Bria Skonberg Quintet

Jazz Arts Group's Inside Track series presents Bria Skonberg Quintet
October 10, 2014
at Lincoln Theatre

The Bria Skonberg Quintet is a powerhouse combination of emerging talent in the New York jazz scene. Within the last year, bandleader/trumpeter/vocalist Bria Skonberg has earned a Jazz Journalists'… (more)

LANDFALL BY LAURIE ANDERSON FOR THE KRONOS QUARTET

LANDFALL BY LAURIE ANDERSON FOR THE KRONOS QUARTET
October 11, 2014
at Mershon Auditorium

Landfall By Laurie Anderson for the Kronos Quartet Sat, Oct 11 | 8 PM Mershon Auditorium main floor (center section)
and loge $40 members,
$45 general public,
$30 students main floor… (more)

OPPArt: Songwriting Workshop

OPPArt: Songwriting Workshop
October 12, 2014
at McConnell Arts Center

October 12, 11:00AM - 5:30PM McConnell Arts Center; 777 Evening Street, Worthington, OH Join us for a one day workshop exploring the art of songwriting. Sessions will include song structure,… (more)

 

Columbus Songwriting Workshop
October 12, 2014
at McConnell Arts Center

A one day workshop to broaden your knowledge of song craft. Topics such as lyric writing, melody writing, booking, promotion, and more will be covered. This workshop strives to create an open minded… (more)

"Songs of Ascent" - New Albany Symphony Orchestra Concert

"Songs of Ascent" - New Albany Symphony Orchestra Concert
October 12, 2014
at Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts

NASO celebrates the contributions of the Jewish musical community, featuring Bernstein's Chichester Psalms and West Side Story, Glass' Psalm 126, and violin phenom Ariel Horowitz in Mendelssohn's… (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)

 

Opera on the Edge: Pagliacci at The Refectory
October 16, 2014 — October 17, 2014
at The Refectory Restaurant & Bistro

Experience Opera Columbus' hour-long, English-language version of Pagliacci in one of Columbus' best restaurants. "Crazed clown murders wife in front of live audience!" Find out what the headlines… (more)

VISITING FILMMAKERS: Terry Zwigoff Director's Dialogue

VISITING FILMMAKERS: Terry Zwigoff Director's Dialogue
October 16, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Filmmakers Dialogue with Terry Zwigoff Retrospective: Terry Zwigoff Terry Zwigoff was inspired to take up filmmaking to tell the story of the obscure blues musician Howard Armstrong. The… (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)

RETROSPECTIVE TERRY ZWIGOFF: "Bad Santa" (2003)

RETROSPECTIVE TERRY ZWIGOFF: "Bad Santa" (2003)
October 17, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Bad Santa: The Director's Cut (Terry Zwigoff, 2003) Retrospective: Terry Zwigoff Terry Zwigoff was inspired to take up filmmaking to tell the story of the obscure blues musician Howard… (more)

NEXT@WEX: HOT 8 BRASS BAND

NEXT@WEX: HOT 8 BRASS BAND
October 20, 2014
at Lincoln Theatre

Hot 8 Brass Band Mon, Oct 20 | 8 PM Lincoln Theater 769 East Long Street $19.50 general public $16.50 Wexner Center members, students Tickets include $1.50 CAPA Theater Preservation… (more)

VISITING FILMMAKERS: JODIE MACK "Let Your Light Shine"

VISITING FILMMAKERS: JODIE MACK "Let Your Light Shine"
October 22, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Jodie Mack: Let Your Light Shine Introduced by Jodie Mack Visiting Filmmakers Rising stars and acclaimed masters come to screen their films and talk with Wexner Center audiences. Wed, Oct… (more)

RETROSPECTIVE: Terry Swigoff - "Ghost World" (2001) & "Art School Confidential" (2006)

RETROSPECTIVE: Terry Swigoff - "Ghost World" (2001) & "Art School Confidential" (2006)
October 23, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Terry Zwigoff was inspired to take up filmmaking to tell the story of the obscure blues musician Howard Armstrong. The resulting film, Louie Bluie, hinted at Zwigoff's penchant for the esoteric and… (more)

CJO's "A Night at the Movies" ft. Carly Thomas Smith

CJO's "A Night at the Movies" ft. Carly Thomas Smith
October 23, 2014 — October 26, 2014
at Southern Theatre

The classic hits of Hollywood come to life through the magic of the CJO in a spectacular evening of music from the silver screen! Get your ticket for a marquee show of some of the greatest film… (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)

AKASH ODEDRA: RISING

AKASH ODEDRA: RISING
October 23, 2014 — October 26, 2014
at Wexner Center Performance Space

US PREMIERE Aakash Odedra Rising Thu-Sat, Oct 23-25 | 8 PM Sun, Oct 26 | 2 PM Performance Space $18 general public $16 members $10 students "Aakash Odedra is simply breathtaking....a… (more)

NEW DOCUMENTARY: "Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People" (2014)

NEW DOCUMENTARY: "Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People" (2014)
October 24, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People (Thomas Allen Harris, 2014) Fri, Oct 24 / 7 pm Beginning with his own family album, director Harris takes a historical… (more)

NEW DOCUMENTARY: "Picasso and Braque Go to the Movies" (Arne Glimcher, 2008)

NEW DOCUMENTARY: "Picasso and Braque Go to the Movies" (Arne Glimcher, 2008)
October 25, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Nonfiction filmmaking holds a strong appeal for many committed directors and producers. This ongoing series lets you sample wide-ranging approaches to the contemporary documentary. Picasso and… (more)

OPPArt: The 5 Big Mistakes Writers Make

OPPArt: The 5 Big Mistakes Writers Make
October 28, 2014
at Greater Columbus Arts Council

Presented by Gretchen Hirsch October 28, 12:00-1:00PM GCAC Large Conference Room; 100 East Broad Street, Suite 2250 Self-publishing frees writers from the need for agents, query letters,… (more)

VISITING FILMMAKERS: TODD CHANDLER "Flood Tide"

VISITING FILMMAKERS: TODD CHANDLER "Flood Tide"
October 30, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Flood Tide (Todd Chandler, 2013) Introduced by Todd Chandler Visiting Filmmakers Rising stars and acclaimed masters come to screen their films and talk with Wexner Center audiences. Thu,… (more)

NEXT@WEX: SINKANE WITH HELADO NEGRO

NEXT@WEX: SINKANE WITH HELADO NEGRO
October 30, 2014
at Wexner Center Performance Space

Sinkane with Helado Negro Thu, Oct 30 | 8 PM Performance Space $16 all audiences It's always special to celebrate homegrown success-especially when it's as danceable and downright funky as… (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)

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)

 

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)

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)

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)

NEXT@WEX: NILS FRAHM WITH DAWN OF MIDI

NEXT@WEX: NILS FRAHM WITH DAWN OF MIDI
November 18, 2014
at Wexner Center Performance Space

Next @ Wex Nils Frahm with Dawn of Midi Tue, Nov 18 | 8 PM Performance Space $22 all audiences Berlin-based composer Nils Frahm's pieces for keyboards are absorbing, driving, and reflective.… (more)

MIRANDA JULY: NEW SOCIETY

MIRANDA JULY: NEW SOCIETY
November 20, 2014
at Vern Riffe Center for Government and the Arts

Miranda July New Society Thu, Nov 20 | 8 PM Capitol Theatre at Riffe Center 77 South High Street $26.50 general public $21.50 members $16.50 students Tickets include $1.50 CAPA Theater… (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)

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)

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)

 

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)

LEE KONITZ QUARTET

LEE KONITZ QUARTET
December 5, 2014
at Wexner Center Performance Space

Lee Konitz Quartet Fri, Dec 5 | 8 PM Performance Space $18 general public $16 members $13 students "Feel the decades peeling away, and hear the uniquely influential tone and phrasing of one… (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)

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)

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)

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)

"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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

"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)

 

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)

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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