Tag Archives: Theatre – Feature

Homespun Humor: Chad Prather comes to Funny Bone

Chad Prather has taken an unusual career path into comedy. “My career went backwards from what most comedians do. Most comedians, they do the open mikes, go to the clubs. And then from the clubs, they might start doing theaters, and their social media takes off, and they wind up on television. I was on

Hope Finds a New Stage: THE Modern Dance Company looks to the future

  Theatre auditoriums across the country sit empty. Ashley Hill, Artistic Director of The Human Experience Modern Dance Company, keeps dancers in motion while bringing the magic of the stage to the safety of our living rooms. Fresh off two open air performances staged for Momentum Toledo, Hill joined forces with The Valentine Theatre for

The Nutcracker Legacy Lives On

  Photo courtesy of Toledo Ballet The classic Christmas fairy tale The Nutcracker is a Toledo tradition. While many dance companies around the nation have cancelled performances this year, the Toledo Ballet and The Ballet Theatre of Toledo are committed to deliver this enchanting performance.  As the pandemic persists, however, this year’s Nutcracker will look a little different. 

Issue Box Theatre looking for artists to speak out about oppression

Issue Box Theatre is asking any artist who has suffered from oppression— racism, sexism, gender identity, religious persecution and more— to submit proposals for a video project entitled “I Want You To See Me.” The proposals can be for almost anything— poetry, music, dance, spoken word, etc. If accepted, the artist will submit their work