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On With The Show (entertainment listings)-Aug. 8

Published: August 8, 2016 2:58 PM

MUSICAL  ACTIVITIES
Now-Aug. 27 — Summer nights concerts, 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, downtown Hudson.
Now-Aug. 31 — Lock Bottom Blues and Jazz Club concerts, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Lock 4 in downtown Akron.
Now-Sept. 2 — Friday night concerts, usually 7 p.m, Lock 3 Park in downtown Akron.
Now-Sept. 2 — Riverfront concert series, Fridays at 6:30 p.m., Falls River Square in Cuyahoga Falls.
Now-Sept. 3 — Saturday night concerts, usually 7 p.m., Lock 3 Park in downtown Akron.
Now-Sept. 10 — Rockin’ on the River, Fridays and some Saturdays, evenings, Black River Landing in Lorain.
Aug. 10, 17, 24 — Summer in the City concert series, 6-9 p.m., Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland.
Aug. 10 — Goo Goo Dolls, 7 p.m., Jacobs Pavilion in the Flats, Cleveland.
Aug. 10 — Josh Groban, 8 p.m., Blossom Music Center.
Aug. 11-12 — Luke Bryan, 7 p.m., Blossom Music Center.
Aug. 11 — “Feel the Noize: The 80s Rock Concert,” evening, Cain Park in Cleveland Heights.
Aug. 11 — Helen Welch, 7 p.m., Hometown Bank Plaza in downtown Kent.
Aug. 12 — Flat Out Friday summer concert,  6-10 p.m., east bank of the Flats in Cleveland.
Aug. 12 — The Bacon Brothers, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent.
Aug. 12 — Alabama, 7:30 p.m., Covelli Center in downtown Youngstown.
Aug. 13 — The Doo Wops, evening, Cain Park in Cleveland Heights.
Aug. 13 — Michael Stanley, 8 p.m., Packard Music Hall, north of downtown Warren.
Aug. 13 — Raccoon County Music Festival, Century Village in Burton.
Aug. 14 — Flogging Molly, 7:340 p.m., Jacobs Pavilion in the Flats, Cleveland.
Aug. 14 — Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa, 7 p.m., Blossom Music Center.
Aug. 14 — Asleep at the Wheel, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent.
Aug. 16 — The Beach Boys and Four Tops, evening, Jacobs Pavilion in the Flats, Cleveland.
Aug. 17 — Carnival of Madness (Shinedown, Halestorm, Black Stone Cherry, Whiskey Myers), 6:30 p.m., Jacobs Pavilion in the Flats, Cleveland.
Aug. 18 — The High Kings, evening, the Kent Stae in downtown Kent.
Aug. 19 — Chris Stapleton, Hank Williams Jr.,  7 p.m., Blossom Music Center.
Aug. 19 — Al Stewart and Gary Wright, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent.
Aug. 20 — Chicago 21+ event, 8 p.m., Hard Rock Rocksino at Northfield Park.
Aug. 24 — Korn and Rob Zombie, 6:30 p.m., Blossom Music Center.
Aug. 26 — Darius Rucker, 6:30 p.m., Blossom Music Center.
Aug. 26 — KISS, 8 p.m., Covelli Center in downtown Youngstown.
Aug. 26 — Daughtry 21+ event, 8 p.m., Hard Rock Rocksino at Northfield Park.
Aug. 26 — Brewer and Shipley, evening, the Kent Stage in downtown Kent.
Aug. 27 — Return Of The Red Eye Summer 2016 (Slightly Stoopid, SOJA, Fortunate Youth). 6:30 p.m., Jacobs Pavilion in the Flats, Cleveland.
Aug. 27 — Lionel Richie, 7:30 p.m., Covelli Center in downtown Youngstown.
Aug. 27 — Oak Ridge Boys, 8 p.m., Mountaineer Casino and Resort, Chester, W.Va.
Aug. 29 — Def Leppard with REO Speedwagon, 7 p.m., Blossom Music Center.
Aug. 30 — Seal, 7:30 p.m., Hard Rock Rocksino at Northfield Park.
Aug. 31 — Happy Together Tour (Turtles featuring Flo and Eddie, Chuck Negron of Three Dog Night, Mark Lindsay of Paul Revere and the Raiders, Gary Puckett and the Union Gap, the Cowsills and Spencer Davis Group), 8 p.m., Mahoning County Fair in Canfield.
Aug. 31 — Celtic Thunder, 8 p.m., PlayhouseSquare, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.
Sept. 1 — Halestorm, 8 p.m., Mahoning County Fair in Canfield.
Sept. 4 — The Newsboys with the Willis Clan, 8 p.m., Mahoning County Fair in Canfield.
Sept. 8 — Western Reserve Community Band, 7 p.m., Hometown Bank Plaza in downtown Kent.
Sept. 9 — Florida Georgia Line, 7 p.m., Blossom Music Center.
Sept. 9 — Charlie Daniels Band, 8 p.m., Hard Rock Rocksino at Northfield Park.
Sept. 10 — Loretta Lynn, 8 p.m., Mountaineer Casino and Resort, Chester, W.Va.
Sept. 11 — Havanna Cuba All-Stars, 7 p.m., PlayhouseSquare, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.
Sept. 12 — Craig Morgan, 8 p.m., Wayne County Fair in Wooster.
Sept. 13 — Travis Tritt, 8 p.m., Wayne County Fair in Wooster.
Sept. 13 — Bryan Adams, 8 p.m., Covelli Center in downtown Youngstown.
Sept. 15 — Gladys Knight, 8 p.m., Packard Music Hall  north of downtown Warren.
Sept. 16 — Brad Paisley, Tyler Farr, Maddie and Tae, 7:30 p.m., Blossom Music Center.
Sept. 17 — Air Supply, 8 p.m., Hard Rock Rocksino at Northfield Park.
Sept. 18 — Giada Valenti, 8 p.m., PlayhouseSquare, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.
Sept. 23 — Jason Aldean, 7:30 p.m., Blossom Music Center.
Sept. 23 — Black Violin, 8 p.m., PlayhouseSquare, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.
Sept. 24 — George Thorogood and the Destroyers, 8 p.m., Mountaineer Casino and Resort, Chester, W.Va.
Sept. 24 — Dokken 21+ event, 8 p.m., Hard Rock Rocksino at Northfield Park.
Sept. 29 — Tears for Fears, 8 p.m., Hard Rock Rocksino at Northfield Park.
 
THEATRICAL  EVENTS
Now-Aug. 14 — “Billy Elliot: The Musical,” Mackey Theater at the Beck Center for the Arts in Lakewood.
Now-Aug. 14 — “Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka,” Weathervane Playhouse in Akron.
Now-Aug. 20 — “The Addams Family,” 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. July 31, Aug. 7 and 14, Chagrin Valley Little Theater in Chagrin Falls.
Now-Aug. 21 — “McBeth,” Ohio Shakespeare Festival, 8 p.m. Thursdays-Sundays, Stan Hywet Hall in Akron.  
Aug. 12-13 — “Belles: The Reunion,” 8 p.m., Chagrin Valley Little Theater in Chagrin Falls.
Aug. 12 — Dancing Wheels, evening, Cain Park in Cleveland Heights.
Aug. 25-Sept. 11 — “You Can’t Take It With You,” Weathervane Playhouse in Akron.
Sept. 25 — “Vickie Lawrence and Mama: A Two-Woman Show,” evening, Hard Rock Rocksino at Northfield Park.
Sept. 28 — Pepa Pig Live, 6 p.m., PlayhouseSquare, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.

MISCELLANEOUS ACTIVITIES
Currently — Omnimax movies “A Beautiful Planet” and “The Last Reef”; special exhibit “Sports Arena” (through Sept. 5), Great Lakes Science Center, Cleveland.
Currently — “Flapper Style: 1920s Fashions,” “Inside Out: Revealing Clothing’s Hidden Secrets” and “Fashion Timeline,” the Kent State Museum, front campus at Kent State campus off East Main Street east of downtown Kent.
Currently — “Power and Politics,” “Setting the World in Motion,” “REVolution,” “Enterpreneurship in the Western Reserve,” “A Stitch in Time: The Cleveland Garment Industry,” “Chief Wahoo,” Kidzbits Family Education Center and Euclid Beach Park carousel, the Western Reserve Historical Society, east side Cleveland.
Currently — “The Power of Poison,” “Juvenile Barosaurus” and “Dark Universe,” the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.
Currently — “Animal As Muse” (through Aug. 14),  “Snack” (through Sept. 3), “Pulp” (through July 31), “Mark Mothersbaugh: Myopia” (through Aug. 28), Akron Museum of Art, E. Market, downtown Akron.
Currently — “Ji Yun-Fei: Last Days of Village Wen,” “Lynn Hershman Leeson: Cyborgs and Self-Promotion,” “Muhammad Shad’s Royal Persian Tent,” “Converging Lines: Eva Hesse and Sol LeWitt,” “Stag at Sharkey’s: George Bellows and the Art of Sports” and “BIG: Photographs from the Collection,” the Cleveland Museum of Art, east side of Cleveland.
Currently — “2016 Inductees,” “Graham Nash: Touching the Flame,” “Kick Out the Jams: Music of the Midwest,” “Never Give Up: Alternative Press Magazine,” “The Beatles,” “Right Here, Right Now,” “The Roots of Rock and Roll: Blues, Gospel, Country-Folk-Bluegrass and R&B,” “Cleveland Rocks” and “One-Hit Wonders,” Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland.
Now-Aug. 14 — Cuyahoga County Fair, grounds in Berea.
Now-Aug. 14 — Ashtabula County Fair, grounds in Jefferson.
Now-Aug. 21 — Carnation Festival, various venues in Alliance (Stark County).
Now-Aug. 28 — Mark Mothersbaugh’s “Myopia,” Museum of Contemporary Art in Cleveland and Akron Art Museum, downtown Akron.
venue, Cleveland.
Now-Sept. 5 — 2016 Landscape Show, Cuyahoga Valley Art Center in Cuyahoga Falls.
Aug. 11-14 — Italian-American Heritage Festival, downtown Warren (Trumbull County).
Aug. 12-14 — Wings of Freedom Tour featuring B-17 Flying Fortress, B-24 Liberator, B-25 Mitchell and P-51 Mustang, 2-5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, MAPS Air Museum in Green.
Aug. 13-14 — Hale Farm Civil War Re-enactment, Hale Farm and Village in Bath Township.
Aug. 13-14 — National Hamburger Festival, Lock 3 area in downtown Akron.
Aug. 14 — An Affair on the Square Craft Fest, square in downtown Medina.
Aug. 17-21 — Lake County Fair, grounds in Painesville.
Aug. 20 — Art in the Park, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Veterans Park in Painesville.
Aug. 20 — Last Stop Willoughby, various venues in downtown Willoughby.
Aug. 20 — Wellington Balloon Fest, 3 p.m. to dusk, Clare-Mar Lakes Campgrounds, Wellington.
Aug. 20 — Tallmadge Circle Fest, 5:30-11 p.m., circle in center of Tallmadge.
Aug. 20 — Medina Internatioinal Fest, square in downtown Medina.
Aug. 22-28 — Lorain County Fair, grounds in Wellington.
Aug. 23-28 — Portage County Fair, grounds on Route 44 in Randolph Township.
Aug. 26-27 — Burning River Festival, 6-11 p.m., Coast Guard Station on Whiskey Island, Cleveland.
Aug. 27-28 — Art on the Green, the Green in downtown Hudson.
Aug. 27-28, Sept. 3-5 — 35th annual Great Trail Festival, grounds on Route 43 east of Malvern (Stark County).
Sept. 11 — Comedian Bill Engvall, 8 p.m., Wayne County Fair in Wooster.


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