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Packard Band honors veterans, fallen soldiers

“The Star-Spangled Banner” is one of the first songs played at every W.D. Packard Concert Band performance. For the band’s Memorial Day Remembrance concert on Sunday, it also will be the finale. Two different arrangements of the National Anthem will be a part of the program when the ...

Packard Band honors veterans, fallen soldiers

“The Star-Spangled Banner” is one of the first songs played at every W.D. Packard Concert Band performance. For the band’s Memorial Day Remembrance concert on Sunday, it also will be the finale. Two different arrangements of the National Anthem will be a part of the program when the ...

Accordion festival returns to Sharon

The National Button Accordion Festival returns to Sharon, Pa., this weekend. The 12th annual event is billed as the largest button accordion festival in the country, and players come from all over the United States to perform. Many music genres will be showcased, including polkas, waltzes, ...

‘Pippin,’ ‘Funny Girl,’ ‘9 to 5’ coming

Three Main Stage premieres are planned for Youngstown Playhouse’s 2018-19 season. The one returning show, the musical “Pippin,” will open the season Sept. 7. Operations manager James McClellan said, “‘Pippin’ was something I’d been proposing since I started the job. The ...

Accordion festival returns to Sharon

The National Button Accordion Festival returns to Sharon, Pa., this weekend. The 12th annual event is billed as the largest button accordion festival in the country, and players come from all over the United States to perform. Many music genres will be showcased, including polkas, waltzes, ...

Hopewell Theatre takes ‘Plaza Suite’ reservations

The Neil Simon comedy “Plaza Suite” closes the 2017-18 season at Hopewell Theatre. The play is three one-act stories that all take place in the same suite at New York’s Plaza Hotel. In “Visitor From Mamaroneck,” a married couple tries to reignite the spark in their marriage by ...

‘Pippin,’ ‘Funny Girl,’ ‘9 to 5’ coming to Youngstown Playhouse

Three Main Stage premieres are planned for Youngstown Playhouse’s 2018-19 season. The one returning show, the musical “Pippin,” will open the season Sept. 7. Operations manager James McClellan said, “‘Pippin’ was something I’d been proposing since I started the job. The ...

Hopewell Theatre takes ‘Plaza Suite’ reservations

The Neil Simon comedy “Plaza Suite” closes the 2017-18 season at Hopewell Theatre. The play is three one-act stories that all take place in the same suite at New York’s Plaza Hotel. In “Visitor From Mamaroneck,” a married couple tries to reignite the spark in their marriage by ...

New Music Guild gala features three premieres

The New Music Guild will present a gala concert as part of its Festival XXXIV on Friday. Guest artists will include Wanda Sobieska, violin; Sho Omagari, violin, and Thomas Osuga, piano. Sobieska has appeared as a solo and chamber musician in the United States, Poland and Canada, and ...

New Music Guild gala features three premieres

The New Music Guild will present a gala concert as part of its Festival XXXIV on Friday. Guest artists will include Wanda Sobieska, violin; Sho Omagari, violin, and Thomas Osuga, piano. Sobieska has appeared as a solo and chamber musician in the United States, Poland and Canada, and ...

Ticket Window

• ON SALE THIS WEEK • Alice Cooper returns to Packard Music Hall for an 8 p.m. show Oct. 27. Tickets range from $48 to $68 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. today at the Packard box office and through Ticketmaster. • It’s common for parents to hand down the businesses to their ...

Ticket Window

• ON SALE THIS WEEK • Alice Cooper returns to Packard Music Hall for an 8 p.m. show Oct. 27. Tickets range from $48 to $68 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. today at the Packard box office and through Ticketmaster. • It’s common for parents to hand down the businesses to their ...

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Simply Slavic seeks volunteers

Organizers of the Simply Slavic festival are seeking volunteers for the June 16 event on Federal Plaza East in downtown Youngstown. Volunteers of every age, skill and ability are welcome. Help is needed from set up and take down to ticket sales and assisting in children’s areas. Three-hour ...

Calendar

Theater Local HOPEWELL THEATRE, 702 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown: “Plaza Suite,” 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday through June 3, $13 adults and $10 for students and senior citizens. 330-746-5455. Regional THE CABARET AT THEATRE SQUARE, 655 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh: “Perfect ...

‘Deadpool 2’

LOS ANGELES — After being stuck in development for over a decade, “Deadpool” broke box-office records and shattered preconceived notions about what an R-rated superhero movie could do when it debuted in February 2016. Now the foul-mouthed mercenary is back with a sequel that’s gearing ...

Insane as ever, sequel doesn’t disappoint

At a recent screening of “Deadpool 2,” the audience didn’t get up when the end credits came up, patiently sitting through the scrolling names of visual effects supervisors and lighting specialists. Real “Deadpool” fans know to stick around until the ushers toss them out. That’s ...

The Wolf celebrates 30 years on the air

Thirty years ago this week, the sound of Bob Seger’s “Old Time Rock ‘n’ Roll” blasted over 106.1, the first FM signal licensed in Trumbull County. The Wolf has a different home on the radio dial now, but it’s still howling 30 years later. One constant during those 30 years has ...

McDonough exhibits coincide with YSU design summit

The McDonough Museum of Art will feature several exhibitions in conjunction with Youngstown State University hosting the University & College Designers Association’s Design Education Summit and Exhibition. This is the 13th year for the summit and the first year it’s been at YSU. ...

Barbershoppers salute Foster with spring concert

The Stephen Foster Chorus will honor its namesake at its 72nd spring concert. Members promise a concert filled with songs by the 19th century songwriter best known for such standards as “Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair,” “Old Folks at Home” and “Beautiful Dreamer,” which is the ...