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)

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)

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)

Crystal Gregory | Luke Ahern

Crystal Gregory | Luke Ahern
October 4, 2014 — October 25, 2014
at ROY G BIV Gallery for Emerging Artists

Crystal Gregory | Luke Ahern October 4-25, 2014 Opening Reception: Saturday, October 4, from 7-10 p.m. Artists' Talk: Saturday, October 25, at 2:30 p.m. ROY G BIV Gallery proudly… (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)

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

This program of five experimental animations brings everyday objects to life-from rippling head-shop tie-dyes to dollar store gift bags-creating a transcendent mixture of high and low culture. Jodie… (more)

CURATOR"S TALKS: Lucy Lippard

CURATOR"S TALKS: Lucy Lippard
October 23, 2014
at Wexner Center Film/Video Theater

Hear from art critic, curator, and activist Lucy Lippard, one of the most influential voices in contemporary art for over 50 years. Her many books include the seminal work Six Years: The… (more)

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

RETROSPECTIVE: Terry Zwigoff - "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)

DANCE: Aakash Odedra: Rising

DANCE: Aakash Odedra: Rising
October 23, 2014 — October 26, 2014
at Wexner Center Performance Space

$18 general public $16 members $10 students "Aakash Odedra is simply breathtaking....a brilliant dancer [who] can attract the very best....Rising is a masterpiece of speed and virtuosity."-Globe… (more)

Glass Axis 7th Annual Pumpkin Patch Glass Sale and Workshops.  Sneak Peek at our new location!

Glass Axis 7th Annual Pumpkin Patch Glass Sale and Workshops. Sneak Peek at our new location!
October 24, 2014 — October 26, 2014
at Glass Axis

October 24, 25, & 26th, 2014 Friday: Noon to 7pm Saturday & Sunday: 9am to 4pm Join us for a fun-filled, family-friendly weekend of glass pumpkin making and shopping, all while supporting… (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

Narrated by Martin Scorsese, Picasso and Braque Go to the Movies examines the link between cubism and early film and the myriad of ways that the cinema revolutionized our perception of time, space,… (more)

Out in the Night

Out in the Night
October 26, 2014
at Drexel Theatre

An Early Bird Screening of Stonewall Columbus LGBTFEST and the Columbus International Film+Video Festival. Out in the Night 75 minutes blair dorosh-walther Sunday, October 26 6:30pm… (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)

La Camioneta: The Journey of One American School Bus

La Camioneta: The Journey of One American School Bus
October 28, 2014
at Drexel Theatre

The Columbus Film Council and The Columbus Free Press present: A Columbus International Film + Video Festival Early Bird Screening Event La Camioneta: The Journey of One American School Bus 72… (more)

VISITING FILMMAKERS: Todd Chandler "Flood Tide"

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

Flood Tide both documents and re-imagines a real-life performance created by the street artist Swoon. A group of artists floated seven large sculptures down the Hudson River, and Chandler interweaves… (more)

NEXT@WEX: Sinkane with Helado Negro

NEXT@WEX: Sinkane with Helado Negro
October 30, 2014
at Wexner Center Performance Space

It's always special to celebrate homegrown success-especially when it's as danceable and downright funky as this. Plan to be there when Sinkane returns to his home city of Columbus with his… (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)

Glass Axis: Grand Re-Opening

Glass Axis: Grand Re-Opening
November 6, 2014 — November 8, 2014
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 demonstrations by glass master Bill… (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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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 3, 2014
at Greater Columbus Arts Council

December 3, 8:30-9:30 AM 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)

 

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

 

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)

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)

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)

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)

 

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)

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