All posts by Jeff Klima

Where To Find Christmas Trees in NW Ohio

Well, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday are all in the bag. Now you’ve got to think about where to find a tree. If you don’t have one of those artificial trees, you’re going to want to find a lot pronto! Considering what it costs to have a Christmas tree, you’re

Wannabe Playwrights: Get Your Plays Performed With Toledo Voices Contest

All the world is a stage, but you can’t really mention your soliloquy during lunch with grandma as a performance, no matter how much she cheered afterwards. But fear not, local amateur playwrights will soon have a chance to shine with the new program, Toledo Voices. Developed by the Toledo Repertoire Theatre, the initiative aims

Reel Talk with TMA’s Film Guru

Scott Boberg once orchestrated an outdoor showing of For All Mankind, about the Apollo missions, with the moon rising overhead. He also arranged a screening of the 1922 silent horror film Nosferatu with live organist accompaniment, to add that extra depth of experience for the audience. When Boberg talks film, his passion shines through. He

Toledo Museum of Art Marries The Tempest and Forbidden Planet

Perhaps best remembered for a line in the Rocky Horror Picture Show’s opening theme, Forbidden Planet is debatable as a film classic. But there’s no debating that it is an adaptation of Shakespeare’s “The Tempest,” and therefore worthy of inclusion in the Toledo Museum of Art’s ongoing Shakespeare on Film series. Taking the Bard’s dark

Nerdland, the New Adult Animated Comedy premiers at Franklin Park 16

Fans of Spike and Mike’s Sick and Twisted Animation Festival and Sausage Party will want to show up for Nerdland, the new adult animated comedy from director Chris Prynoski. Starring Paul Rudd and Patton Oswalt, this feature-length flick follows two unknowns who want to become somebodies. Written by Andrew Kevin Walker, the guy who scribed