All posts by Jeff McGinnis

Zoomba at the Toledo Zoo

Move your body to the beat of up-tempo Latin music at the latest installment of the Zoomba at the Zoo series! Zumba instructors from around the area will lead the class at the Malawi Event Center, and all attendees are welcome to stay and visit the zoo itself afterward. Open to all ages 10 and

Revealing untold stories

Playwright Lauren Gunderson spotlights women whose roles in shaping history have been minimized or dismissed, and she does it again in the comedic fantasy, The Revolutionists. Set in the late 18th century during France’s “Reign of Terror,” the show focuses on four women— a playwright, a spy, an assassin and a queen— who all bring

Black Swamp Players presents “Psych”

Just your average comedy about murder, slapstick and insanity, Wisconsin playwright Lisa Rowe’s farcical play, Psych, tells the story of a renowned psychiatrist who has been framed for murder, and whose life begins to unravel as he tries to seek help from a fellow shrink. Full of dark humor and cracking dialogue, Rowe’s show is

Turning the Pages as Exhibit Nears End

Philip Sugden’s evocative and imaginative work Pages from the Manual on Dismantling God will finish its exhibition at the Walter E. Terhune Gallery in Perrysburg on November 22. This unique piece sees 21 individual “pages” hung in a circle from a length of PVC pipe, inviting viewers to literally enter the work and engage with

Big Blues

Some of the finest blues artists from northwest Ohio and southeastern Michigan will converge on the Blue Collar Pub in Maumee for the 23rd Annual Black Swamp Blues Society Blues Challenge. This concert/competition will take place on November 10 when both solo/duos and bands compete for the right to move on to the International Blues

Ballads in the Park

Energetic and eclectic songsters, the Lovestruck Balladeers will kick off the new Brookwood Concert Series in the main room of the beautiful Brookwood Lodge at Swan Creek Preserve. Featuring a remarkably diverse repertoire of songs from a wide variety of genres, the band features guitars, piano, clarinet, fiddles, banjo and more. 7-9pm. $20. Sunday, November