MUSICAL ACTIVITIES Nov. 15 -- Currensy, evening, House of Blues, Euclid Avenue. Nov. 16 -- Gucci andGotti Tour featuring Ray Jr., 8, Wolstein Center at Cleveland State University. Nov. 16 -- Alex Bevan, evening, the Kent Stage, East Main Street. Nov. 16 -- Chris Isaak, evening, the House of Blues on Euclid Avenue. Nov. 17 -- Whispers of the North (Gordon Lightfoot tribute), the Kent Stage, downtown Kent. Nov. 17 -- Ultimate Doo-Wop Show, 8 p.m., Playhouse Square. Nov. 17 -- Qawal Najmuddin Saifuddin & Brothers, 7:30, Stocker Arts Center, Lorain County Community College, Elyria. Nov. 18 -- Alzheimer's Stories, concert, 4-6 p.m. Severance Hall, Cleveland. Nov. 20 -- Yellowcard, evening, the House of Blues on Euclid Avenue. Nov. 21 -- Chad Zumock and Ryan Dalton, evening, Kent Stage, East Main St. in downtown Kent. Nov. 21 -- Zed's Dead and Delta Spirit, evening, the House of Blues on Euclid Avenue, Cleveland. Nov. 23 -- Escape, Wanted, evening, Kent Stage, downtown. Nov. 23-25 -- Cleveland Orchestra, 8 p.m. Nov. 8, 10, 23-24, 11 a.m. Nov. 9, 3p.m. Nov. 25, Severance Hall, Euclid Avenue and East Boulevard, east Cleveland. Nov. 23 -- I-Tai and First Light, evening, House of Blues, Euclid Avenue. Nov. 24 -- The Whispers, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m., Tangier, W. Market, Akron. Nov. 24 -- Miss May 1: The Ghost Inside, evening, the House of Blues. Nov. 25 -- Joyous Christmas Celebration by Cleveland Pops Orchestra, 2 p.m., the Palace Theater in Cleveland. Nov. 30 -- Peter White, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m., the Tangier, W. Market St. Nov. 30 -- Tim O'Brien, evening, Kent Stage, E. Main Street. Nov. 30 -- The Dan Band, evening, the House of Blues on Euclid Ave. Dec. 1 -- David Allen Coe, 9 p.m., the Tangier, W. Market St. Dec. 1 -- James Fortune / Jessica Reedy and Ohio City Singers, evening, House of Blues in Cleveland. Dec. 1 -- Frank and Friends, evening, Kent Stage, E. Main St. Dec. 2 -- Four Bitchin' Babes, 7 p.m., Playhouse Square, Euclid Avenue in downtown Cleveland. Dec. 5 -- An evening with Arlo Guthrie, evening, Kent Stage, downtown. Dec. 5 -- Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, House of Blues in Cleveland. Dec. 6 -- Dave Koz and Friends Christmas tour, 7:30 p.m., Playhouse Square in Cleveland. Dec. 6-7 -- Third annual Jingle Jam, evenings, the Kent Stage, downtown. Dec. 8 -- Woodchoppers Ball, evening, the Kent Stage, E. Main. Dec. 9 -- Andy Grammer and Tristan Prettyman, evening, House of Blues. Dec. 9 -- Bid Bad Voodoo Daddy, 8 p.m., the Tangier, W. Market, Akron. Dec. 9 -- Melissa Ferrick, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent. Dec. 12 -- 2 Chainz, evening, House of Blues, Euclid Ave., Cleveland. Dec. 13 -- The Lettermen Christmas Show, 7 p.m., Packard Music Hall, Warren. Dec. 13 -- Donna the Buffalo, evening, the Kent Stage, downtown Kent. Dec. 13-16 -- The Scintas, five shows, the Taniger, W. Market St., Akron. Dec. 14 -- The Lettermen Christmas Show, 8 p.m., Croatian Lodge Ballroom, Lake Shore Boulevard, Eastlake. Dec. 14 -- Jessica Lea Mayfield and David Mayfield, evening, the Kent Stage. Dec. 15 -- Over the Rhine, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent. Dec. 16 -- Bruce Hornsby, evening, the Kent Stage, downtown Kent. Dec. 26 -- Trans-Siberian Orchestra, 3 and 8 p.m., the Q Arena in Cleveland. Dec. 27 -- Holy Revival and Bruce in the USA, evening, the House of Blues on Euclid Avenue. Dec. 28 -- Third Eye Blind, evening, House of Blues on Euclid Avenue. Dec. 29 -- Chimaira Christmas 13, evening, the House of Blues in Cleveland. Dec. 31 -- New Year's Eve with Michael Stanley and the Resonators, evening, House of Blues in Cleveland. Dec. 31 -- Red Wanting Blue, evening, the Kent Stage, downtown Kent. THEATRICAL EVENTS Now-Nov. 17 -- "Over the Tavern," 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, Aurora Community Theatre in the library building, East Pioneer Trail. Now-Nov. 18 -- "A Bright New Boose," the Dobama Theater, 2340 Lee Road in Cleveland Heights. Now-Nov. 18 -- "Beauty and the Beast," Playhouse Square on Euclid Ave., downtown Cleveland. Now-Dec. 2 -- "The Whipping Man," the Cleveland Play House at Playhouse Square in Cleveland. Nov. 16-17 -- "The Mousetrap" by the Hudson Players, Barlow Community Center on South Oviatt Street in Hudson. Nov. 24-Dec. 2 -- "The Nutcracker," six performances by Ballet Theatre of Ohio at Akron Civic Theater, South Main St. in Akron. Nov. 29 -- "My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish, I'm Home for the Holidays," 7:30 p.m., Playhouse Square on Euclid Avenue. Nov. 29-Dec. 2 -- "The Nutcracker" by Cleveland Orchestra and Joffrey Ballet, 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 and 7 Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Playhouse Square, Euclid Ave. in Cleveland. Nov. 30-Dec. 23 -- "A Christmas Carol," Ohio Theater on Euclid Avenue in downtown Cleveland. Nov. 30-Dec. 23 -- "A Carol for Cleveland," the Allen Theater in Cleveland. Dec. 22-23 -- Shen Yun 2013, the State Theater, Euclid Avenue. MISCELLANEOUS ACTIVITIES Currently -- "To the Arctic," "Flying Monsters" and "Ultimate Wave Tahiti," Omnimax Theater at the Great Lakes Science Center on the lakefront off East 9th Street. Currently -- "Frogs" through Jan. 6, the Great Lakes Science Center off E. 9th St. in Cleveland. Currently -- "A Day at the Beach," "Life, Thoughts & Garments: Linda Ohrn-McDaniel Recent Works," "Resist: A World of Resist Dye Techniques" and "Fashion Timeline," the Kent State Museum, front campus at Kent State campus, E. Main Street in Kent. Currently -- Exhibits include "Tying the Knot: Cleveland Wedding Fashions," "Domare: The Art and History of Italian Stone Carving in Northeast Ohio," "East vs. West: Cleveland, the Western Reserve and the Midwest" and Kidzbits Family Education Center, (Crawford Auto Museum is under renovationand closed), the Western Reserve Historical Society museum, University Circle off Euclid Ave., far east side of Cleveland. Currently -- "Adolph Gottlieb: Art in 3-D," "Gravity and Grace: Monumental Work by El Anatsui," "Robert Stivers: Veiled Image" and "The Anniversary Show: Commemorative Art Through the Years," the Akron Museum of Art, E. Market. Currently -- "Modern Gothic: The Etchings of John Taylor Arms," "Youth and Beauty: Art of the American Twenties" and "DIY: Photographers and Books," Cleveland Museum of Art, East Blvd. in Univ. Circle, east side Cleveland. Currently -- "50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic" through Jan. 13, "Whales/Tohor" through Jan. 27, Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Univ. Crl. Nov. 16-18 -- IX Christmas Connection, IX Center near Hopkins Airport in southwest Cleveland. Nov. 23-25, 29-30, Dec. 1-2, 6-9, 13-23, 26-30 -- Deck the Hall, 5-8 p.m., Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens, North Portage Path, Akron. Nov. 30 -- Blue Tie Bash benefiting Akron Marathon (Michael Stanley special musical guest), 6:30 p.m., Quaker Station at University of Akron. Dec. 1 -- Tinsel Town family holiday celebration, noon-2 p.m. Playhouse Square in Cleveland. Dec. 7 -- Comedienne Paula Poundstone, 8:30 p.m., the Tangier in Akron. Dec. 29 -- Comedian Jeff Dunham, 8 p.m., the Wolstein Center, CUS, E. 18th and Carnegie Ave.