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Theater

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TRINITY FELLOWSHIP CHURCH, 4749 South Ave., Boardman: Oakland Center for the Arts / Kids First – “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast,” 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 Sunday through Aug. 18, $15 adults and $5 students. 330-406-0606.

YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY: Missoula Children’s Theatre workshop — “The Emperor’s New Clothes,” 3 and 5:30 p.m. Friday, Ford Theater, $10 adults, $7 seniors and $5 students.

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AKRON CIVIC THEATRE, 182 S. Main St., Akron: “I’m Black, Y’all,” 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, $20. Ticketmaster or call 330-253-2488.

ASHTABULA ARTS CENTER, 2928 W. 13th St., Ashtabula: Straw Hat Theatre — “Lucky Stiff,” 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Aug. 15-17, $15 adults, $13 students and senior citizens and $11 children 12 and younger in advance and $17, $15 and $13 at the door. 440-964-3396 or www.ashta bulaartscenter.org.

BENEDUM CENTER, Seventh Street and Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh: “Hello, Dolly!,” 7:30 p.m. today, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday, $26.25-$81.25. trustarts.org and 412-456-6666.

THE CABARET AT THEATRE SQUARE, 655 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh: “Spamilton: An American Parody,” through Aug. 25. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, $31.25-$59.75. 412-456-6666 or www.CLOcabaret.com

CHAGRIN VALLEY LITTLE THEATRE, 40 River St., Chagrin Falls: “Young Frankenstein,” 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, $21 adults and $17 students and senior citizens; “A New Brain,” 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday through Aug. 17 and 2 p.m. Sunday, River Street Playhouse, $13. 440-247-8955.

KEYBANK STATE THEATRE, Playhouse Square, 1515 Euclid Ave., Cleveland: “Disney’s The Lion King,” through Sept. 1. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday, $49-$199. www.playhouse square.org or call 216-241-6000.

NORTH CANTON PLAYHOUSE, 525 7th St. NE, North Canton: “Matilda the Musical,” 7:30 p.m. today and Friday, 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, $15. 330-494-1613.

PORTHOUSE THEATRE, 1145 W. Steels Corners Road, Cuyahoga Falls: “The Music Man,” through Sunday. 330-672-3884 or www.kent.edu/port house

Special Events

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COURTHOUSE SQUARE, West Market Street and North Park Avenue, Warren: 35th Warren Italian-American Heritage Festival, 4 to 11 p.m. today and 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

MCKINLEY MEMORIAL LIBRARY GROUNDS, 40 N. Main St., Niles: Niles Farmers Market, 4 to 7 p.m. today.

METROPARKS FARM, 7574 Columbiana Canfield Road, Canfield: Family Farm Tours, 10 to 11:30 a.m. today; program on katydids and crickets by Lisa Rainsong of the Cleveland Institute of Music, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, free. 330-533-7572.

MILL CREEK METROPARKS, Youngstown: Family Fun Friday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Fellows Riverside Gardens; Stream Monitoring Hike, 7 to 10 a.m. or 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Hitchcock Woods, $10, call 330-740-7116 to register; MetroMutts Hot Dog Hike, 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Yellow Creek, free for members and $3 for nonmembers, call 330-740-7114 to register; Recreational Hike, 9 a.m. Wednesday, meet at Wick Recreation Area parking lot. 330-702-3000.

NATIONAL PACKARD MUSEUM, 1899 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren: Thunder Roads Ohio Championship Bike Show, noon Saturday. 330-394-1899.

POLAND SCHOOLHOUSE, 4515 Center Road, Poland: Open house celebrating Poland Historical Society’s 40th anniversary, 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday.

RICHARD E. ORWIG PARK, 8204 E. Market St., Howland: Howland Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. 330-856-2340, Ext. 1029.

SHAKER WOODS GROUNDS, 44337 County Line Road, Columbiana: Shaker Woods Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday through Aug. 25, $8 adults and free for children ages 12 and younger. 330-482-0214.

TRUMBULL COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS, 899 Everett Hull Road, Bazetta: Rockabilly Ruckus, noon to 8 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. SundayTrumbull County Fair, through Sunday. 330-637-6010.

TYLER HISTORY CENTER, 325 W. Federal St., Youngstown: Bites and Bits of History — Fritz Coombs and Bill Moss on “The Scouting Movement: How It All Began,” noon Aug. 15. 330-743-2589.

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FESTIVAL GROUNDS, 3033 state Route 534, Rock Creek: Great Lakes Medieval Faire, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday through Aug. 18, $22 adults and $6 children ages 5 to 12. www.medievalfaire.com

HALE FARM & VILLAGE, 2686 Oak Hill Road, Bath: Civil War Reenactment, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, $10 adults and $5 children ages 3 to 12 each day or $15 and $7.50 for two-day passes. Active military admitted for free. 330-666-3711.

Family Fun

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OH WOW! ROGER & GLORIA JONES CHILDREN’S CENTER FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown: Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily with extended hours until 8 p.m. on Wednesday, $8 adults and children ages 2 and older, $7 senior citizens, educators and veterans, and free for children younger than 2. 330-744-5914.

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CARNEGIE SCIENCE CENTER, One Allegheny Ave., Pittsburgh: Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $19.95 for adults, $14.95 senior citizens and $11.95 for children ages 3 to 12. 412-237-3400.

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF PITTSBURGH, Allegheny Center, Pittsburgh: Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. $16 adults and $14 senior citizens and children ages 2 to 18. 412-322-5058.

COSI COLUMBUS, 2400 Olentangy Road, Columbus: Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, $25 adults and $20 children ages 2 to 12. 614-228-COSI.

GREAT LAKES SCIENCE CENTER, 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland: Regular hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $16.95 adults and $13.95 children ages 2 to 12. 216-694-2000.

GREATER CLEVELAND AQUARIUM, 2000 Sycamore St., Cleveland: Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Admission is $19.95 adults, $17.95 senior citizens, $13.95 children ages 2 to 12. 216-862-8803.

Film

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BUTLER INSTITUTE OF AMERICAN ART, 524 Wick Ave., Youngstown: Film on Art Series — “Vincent: The Full Story — Part 2,” noon Tuesday, free. 330-743-1107.

CIRCLE PARK, Central Parkway SE, Warren: “Trolls” (2018) at dusk Friday with activities starting at 7:45 p.m., free.

COVELLI CENTRE, 229 E. Front St., Youngstown: “School of Rock” (2003), dusk Monday, lawn, free.

Literary

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McKINLEY MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 40 N. Main St., Niles: Talking with Terry Pluto, author and Cleveland Plain Dealer columnist, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, free. Call 330-652-1704 ext. 3 to register.

Museums

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ARMS FAMILY MUSEUM, 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown: “The Art of Your Pet: Portraits by Bill Dotson,” through Nov. 10. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday and noon to 7 p.m. Thursday, $7 adults, $6 senior citizens and college students and $5 children. 330-743-2589.

ERNIE HALL AVIATION MUSEUM, 4033 N. River Road NE, Howland: Hours are 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and noon to 3 p.m. Sunday and by appointment, $5 adults, $2 for children ages 5 to 10 and free for children ages 4 and younger. 330-219-6143.

HARRIET TAYLOR UPTON HOUSE, 380 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren: Tours of home by appointment by calling 330-395-1840.

JOHN STARK EDWARDS HOUSE & MUSEUM, 303 Monroe St. NW, Warren: Hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday. 330-394-4653.

LEAVITTSBURG HERITAGE MUSEUM, 4901 W. Market St., Leavittsburg: Open from 2 to 4 p.m. the third Sunday of the month or by appointment. 330-898-5341 or 330-399-1448.

McKINLEY BIRTHPLACE HOME, 40 S. Main St., Niles: Tours at 10 and 11 a.m. and 1, 2, 3 and 4 p.m. Mondays and Wednesday, free. Call 330-652-1704, Ext. 7217, to schedule tours on different day or for groups.

NATIONAL PACKARD MUSEUM, 1899 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren: Museum hours are noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, $8 adults and $5 senior citizens and children ages 7 to 12. 330-394-1899.

SALEM HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 208 S. Broadway Ave., Salem: Hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. 330-337-8514.

SUTLIFF MUSEUM, second floor Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren: Museum hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. 330-399-8807, Ext. 121.

Museums

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TYLER MAHONING VALLEY HISTORY CENTER, 325 W. Federal St., Youngstown: “On the Banks of the Mahoning: How the River Shaped the Valley,”through Sept. 15. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday, $7 adults, $6 senior citizens and college students and $5 children. 330-743-2589.

WARD-THOMAS HOUSE, 503 Brown St., Niles: Open house from 2 to 5 p.m. the first Sunday of the month and by appointment. 330-544-2143.

WARREN HERITAGE CENTER, Kinsman House, 303 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren: Open to 2 to 5 p.m. the first Sunday of the month and by appointment. 330-372-0237.

YOUNGSTOWN HISTORICAL CENTER OF INDUSTRY AND LABOR, 151 Wood St., Youngstown: Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, $7 adults and $3 students. 330-941-1314.

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CARNEGIE MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh: Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, $19.95 adults, $14.95 senior citizens; $11.95 students and children ages 3-18. 412-622-3131.

CLEVELAND BOTANICAL GARDEN, 11030 East Blvd.: Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, $12 adults and $8 children ages 3-12. 216-721-1600.

CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY, 1 Wade Oval Drive: Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, $17 adults and $14 students, senior citizens and children. 216-231-4600.

HOLDEN ARBORETUM, 9500 Sperry Road, Kirtland: Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, $12 adults and $8 children ages 3 to 12. 440-946-4400.

KENT STATE UNIVERSITY MUSEUM, Rockwell Hall, East Main and South Lincoln streets, Kent: “Fashion Meets the Body: Juried KSU Faculty Exhibition,” through Sept. 1; “Ohio Quilts,” through April 12, 2020. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, $6 adults, $5 senior citizens and $4 students and children ages 7 to 18. 330-672-3450.

MALTZ MUSEUM OF JEWISH HERITAGE, 2929 Richmond Road, Beachwood: Everyday Heroes Activity Center, through Aug. 18. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday with extended hours until 9 p.m. Wednesday, $12 adults, $10 students and senior citizens and $5 for children ages 5 to 11. maltzmuseum.org or 216-593-0575.

ROCK & ROLL HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM, 1100 Rock and Roll Blvd., Cleveland: Current exhibits — “Forever Warped: 25 Years of the Vans Warped Tour,” “Woodstock at 50” and “Part of the Machine: Rock & Pinball” and “Class of 2019 Exhibit.” Hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Monday and Tuesday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, $26 for adults, $24 for senior citizens, $16 for children ages 6 to 12 and free for children 5 and younger. 216-781-ROCK.

SENATOR JOHN HEINZ PITTSBURGH REGIONAL HISTORY CENTER, 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh: Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, $18 for adults, $15 for senior citizens and $9 for students and children ages 6 to 17. 412-454-6000.

WESTERN RESERVE HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 10825 East Blvd., Cleveland: Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. $10 for adults, $9 for seniors, $7 vendors and $5 for children ages 3 to 12. 216-721-5722.

Music

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AUSTINTOWN TOWNSHIP PARK, 6000 Kirk Road: Jim Frank Combo, 7 p.m. Tuesday, free. 330-550-1808.

BOARDMAN PARK, 375 Boardman Poland Road, Boardman: Steve Fazzini, 7 p.m. today, Maag Outdoor Arts Theatre, free.

BUHL FARM PARK, 715 Hazen Road, Hermitage, Pa.: Makin’ Changes, 6 p.m. Sunday, free; Del Sinchak Band, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, free.

COLUMBIA THEATRE PARK, 34 N. Sharpsville Ave., Sharon, Pa.: Damian Knapp, noon Wednesday, free.

COURTHOUSE SQUARE, West Market Street and North Park Avenue, Warren: Matt Boser, 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday during Warren Farmers Market, free.

EAST FEDERAL STREET, Youngstown: Party on the Plaza with DJ Luke Nasty, 6 to 11 p.m. Friday, free.

HARDING PARK, 249 Roosevelt Drive, Hubbard Township: Erie Heights Brass Ensemble, 6 p.m. Sunday, free.

HOLLYWOOD GAMING MAHONING VALLEY RACE COURSE, 655 N. Canfield Niles Road, Austintown: Mr. Speed (KISS tribute), 7 p.m. today, trackside, free.

KINSMAN FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY, 6420 Church St., Kinsman: Cortland Community Band, 6 p.m. Friday, free. 330-876-2461.

NELSON LEDGES QUARRY PARK, 12001 Nelson Ledge Road, Nelson: Lazy Daisy Music Festival with Electric Orange Peel and Rapid Jags on Friday and The JiMiller Band, Ice Cream Truckers, Hop Stash does JGB and Thor Platter Band on Saturday, $60 for weekend and $40 for Saturday arrivals with children ages 4 to 14 admitted for $15 per day or $25 for the weekend. 440-548-2716.

RAMSAY MEMORIAL PAVILION, Fifth Street and Ohio Avenue, McDonald: Mahoning Valley Concert Band, 7 p.m. today, free.

SAINT MARON RECREATIONAL CENTER, 1555 S. Meridian Road, Youngstown: Britishmania, 7:30 p.m. Friday with doors open at 6 p.m., $65. www.ohioglaciers. com/britishmania

ST. MARY HALL, 103 N. Maple St., Orwell: Polka Revolution Band, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, free.

VIENNA TOWNSHIP GAZEBO, Warren-Sharon Road, Vienna: Guys Without Ties, 6 p.m. Sunday, free.

VILLAGE GREEN, Ohio state Route 46, Canfield: The Girard Band, 7 p.m. Monday, free.

WARREN-TRUMBULL COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY CORTLAND BRANCH, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland: Tyler Guerrieri, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, free. 330-638-6335.

YELLOW CREEK PARK, Struthers: Terry Hitchcock, 7 p.m. today, free.

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AKRON ART MUSEUM, 1 S. High St., Akron: Justin Roberts and the Not Ready for Naptime Players, 6:30 p.m. today, free. 330-376-9185.

BLOSSOM MUSIC CENTER, 1145 W. Steels Corners Road, Cuyahoga Falls: Cleveland Orchestra with Asher Fisch, conductor, and Jung-Min Amy Lee, violin, 8 p.m. Saturday, $25-$89; Blossom Festival Orchestra with Lucas Richman, conductor, and vocalists Brian Wilson, Al Jardine and Blondie Chaplin, 7 p.m. Sunday, $27-$121. www.clevelandorchestra.com and 800-686-1141.

CENTURY VILLAGE MUSEUM, 14653 E. Park St., Burton: Raccoon County Music Festival, noon to 7 p.m. Saturday, $10 adults, $5 children ages 6-12 and free for children 5 and younger. 440-834-1492.

HARTWOOD ACRES, 200 Hartwood Acres, Pittsburgh: B.B. King Blues Band featuring Michael Lee and Melinda Colaizzi & the Night Sky, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, free. 412-767-9200.

HOMETOWN BANK PLAZA, 203 N. Water St., Kent: Opioid Awareness Music Festival with 15-60-75 The Numbers Band, The Dog Friendly Band, Gaetano’s Underworld Blues Band, Hubb’s Groove, Outlaws I & I, Sam Hooper Group, The Outside Voices and Thieves of Joy, noon to 9 p.m. Sunday

LOCK 3 PARK, 200 S. Main St., Akron: Full Moon Fever (Tom Petty tribute) and The Twist Offs, 7 p.m. Friday, free; Donnie Iris and the Cruisers and Marti Jones and Don Dixon, 7 p.m. Saturday, $35 and $20.

ROCK & ROLL HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM, 1100 Rock and Roll Blvd., Cleveland: Diana Chittester, noon to 2 p.m. today, free; Jack Harris, noon to 2 p.m. Friday, free; Interpol and Surfbort, 8 p.m. Friday, $26 and include Rock Hall admission; Damaged Pies, 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday; Olivia Martinez, noon to 2 p.m. Monday, free; Ghani Harris, noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, free; Mike Krol and Swearin’, 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, free. tickets.rockhall.com or 216-515-8426.

SOUTH PARK AMPHITHEATER, Buffalo Drive, South Park, Pa.: RaeLynn and Tenille Arts, 7:30 p.m. Friday, free. 412-835-4810.

Art

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BUTLER INSTITUTE OF AMERICAN ART, 524 Wick Ave., Youngstown: “Mark Perrot: Ancient Ink,” through Sept. 1. Museum hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. 330-743-1107.

BUTLER INSTITUTE OF AMERICAN ART TRUMBULL BRANCH, 9350 E. Market St., Howland: “Kim Novak: An Iconic Vision,” through Oct. 6. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. 330-609-9900.

McDONOUGH MUSEUM OF ART, 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown: Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. 330-941-1400.

MILL CREEK METROPARKS, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown: “Nature’s Graces and Rural Places,” through Sunday, Weller Gallery. 330-740-7116.

SOAP GALLERY, 117 S. Champion St., Youngstown: “Where Sidewalks End,” through Sept. 5. 330-240-0723.

TRUMBULL ART GALLERY, 158-162 N. Park Ave., Warren: The concert photography exhibition “First Three Songs, No Flash: From Hometown Heroes to Hall of Famers” and “Aislinn Janek: Translate,” both through Aug. 24. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. 330-395-4876.

Dance

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ALLEN THEATRE, PlayhouseSquare, 1501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland: DanceCleveland — Malpaso, 3 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, $25-$55. www.playhousesquare.org or call 216-241-6000.

Auditions

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FAIRVIEW ARTS & OUTREACH CENTER, 4220 Youngstown Poland Road, Youngstown: Top Hat Productions — “Sister Act,” 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday. Cast requirements are 10 females ages 16 to 70 and five males ages 16 to 40 for singing roles and one woman ages 35 to 50 and one man ages 25 to 35 for non-singing roles.

KENT STATE UNIVERSITY AT TRUMBULL, 4314 Mahoning Ave. NW, Champion: “See No Beast, Hear No Beast, Speak No Beast,” 7 p.m. Wednesday and Aug. 15, theater. Cast requirements are signers and speakers, deaf and hearing, male and female, teenagers and adults. 330-675-8887.

TRINITY FELLOWSHIP CHURCH, 4749 South Ave., Boardman: Oakland Center for the Arts/Kids First — “Disney’s Frozen Jr.,” 6 p.m. Tuesday. 330-406-0606.

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