Tag Archives: Theatre

Glacity Theatre Collective to perform provocative play Marjorie Prime

It’s the future. Technology has advanced to the point where artificial intelligence and holographic technology can summon a lifelike recreation of someone who has long since passed away. What would the implications be on the real people left behind? How much of your past would you be willing to revisit? These tantalizing questions lie at

Toledo Ballet weaves contemporary parables with Tales of Grimm

Ballet suffers from the same image problem that a lot of classic arts do in the modern age— people think they don’t move fast enough. We’re a fast-paced society, too interested in our phones. But modern ballet includes elements of raw emotional power coupled with dramatic and intense allegories speaking to a higher truth. Modern

The Waterville Playshop presents the Fiddler on the Roof

Home is where the heart is, as the Waterville Playshop introduces their rendition of Fiddler on the Roof, the heartwarming tale of Tevye, a Jewish farmer raising his lovelorn daughters during pre-revolutionary Russia. When their village is threatened and they are all forced to move, Tevye must find a way to keep his family together

The Black Swamp Players present The Dixie Swim Club

Getting old typically means gaining weight, and we’re not just talking about your body. As you age, concerns get heavier, and those adolescent weekends spent walking on air start to feel impossible. See five Southern women, who became fast-friends three decades ago on a college swim team, learn how to let things go so they

Toledo-native’s improv comedy troupe makes a stop in Toledo

Some performances require less preparation than others. For energetic comedians who prefer to go paperless, improv is a go-to for going off script. Join Toledo-native Stefan Gearhart during his hometown debut as his improv comedy troupe Damaged Goods stops in town for two shows during their Dam Good Tour. Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres as

Uncanny Valley presented by the Actors Collaborative Toledo

What makes us human: our consciousness or our body? Actors Collaborative Toledo will ask audiences this question during their next production, “Uncanny Valley” by Thomas Gibbons, a play that examines the relationship between a neuroscientist and her project, a non-biological human she’s built and taught to act human. As their friendship grows, so does the