Keith Bergman at Ottawa Tavern

While we love the festive spirit, sometimes we need a break from the cheer. Turn “ho ho ho’s” into “ha ha ha’s” during Keith Bergman’s hometown stop during his tour for “The Goldfish,” his newly released, hour-long stand-up comedy DVD. Hear fresh material from Bergman, his tourmate and pal Sophie Hughes, watch the DVD on

The Valentine Theatre Studio A presents The Woman in Black

One of London’s West End Theatre’s longest-running plays, The Woman in Black makes its way to The Valentine Theatre’s Studio A, a black box venue. Suspenseful, Victorian, and oh-so-seasonably scary, this gothic nightmare, directed by Elizabeth Cottle, tells the tale of a young attorney who visits the haunted, turn-of-the-20th-century estate of a recently deceased widow.

Toledo playwright’s comedy explores divisive culture

The two couples could not be more dissimilar. One is conservative, the other liberal. They come from completely different social classes. One couple loves the University of Michigan, while the other two are die-hard OSU supporters. A quirk of science throws these two pairs together and forces them to deal with one another in Human

The Toledo Rep seeks new plays by local playwrights

Dig out that dusty stage play you wrote back in college or during that one summer when you were feeling especially dramatic— The Toledo Rep wants to see it. “Toledo Voices” is the Rep’s ongoing program aimed at local would-be playwrights who want to see their unproduced works performed via a series of readings at