6 things to do: Main St. Modern, Frankie Valli tribute, Technicolor Dreamcoat, art show
1. Stark County high school art exhibit
The Canton Museum of Art is presenting the 31st annual Stark County High School Art Exhibition through April 9.
The show is also supported by Art Academy of Cincinnati's College of Art & Design, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland State University, Malone University, University of Akron's Myers School of Art and Walsh University.
Artwork is displayed in the museum's lower galleries. Admission to this exhibition, as well as "Color Wonder: From the CMA Collection," is free.
All pieces presented are original works created as part of each participating school’s curriculum and chosen by the school’s art instructor. Works are judged on both originality and technical ability, the art museum said in a news release.
Between 100 and 150 entries will be on display from high schools throughout Stark County.
2. Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons tribute
"Lights Out," a Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons tribute, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Lions Lincoln Theatre in downtown Massillon.
Tickets, $30 for VIP seating, $25 for the main floor and $20 for the balcony and wheelchair/companion seating, can be purchased at https://www.lionslincolntheatre.org/ or by calling 330-481-9105.
Songs will include "Sherry," "Walk Like a Man" and "December 1963 (Oh, What A Night)."
3. 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat'
"Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" will be presented Thursday through Sunday at the University of Mount Union .
Shows are 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Performances will be in Brush Performance Hall in the Giese Center for the Performing Arts.
Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for seniors/veterans and can be ordered by visiting https://www.mountunion.edu/box-office or calling (330) 821-2565. The box office will also open for ticket sales one hour prior to the show.
4. Main St. Modern season opener
Main St. Modern's season opener will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
The event will celebrate 10 years in the current building at 618 Mulberry Road SE.
Main St. Modern specializes in mid-century furniture. New inventory will be showcased for opening day at the 40,000-square-foot space. The business also sells decorative arts and vintage clothing.
"All this month, leading up to opening day, we are cleaning out estates, reupholstering and refinishing pieces," the business said in a recent Facebook post. "We can’t wait to show it all to you."
5. Canton Symphony Orchestra presents 'Organ & the Orchestra'
The Canton Symphony Orchestra will present a MasterWorks concert at 7 p.m. Sunday featuring Canton organist Heather Cooper.
Titled "Organ & the Orchestra," the performance "will explore the powerful combination of organ and symphony through both traditional and contemporary repertoire," the symphony orchestra said in announcing the concert.
Tickets, $10, $20, $30 and $50, are available at https://cantonsymphony.org/ and by calling the box office at 330-452-2094.
6. Massillon Museum exhibits open Saturday
Massillon Museum , 121 Lincoln Way E, will present on Saturday the statewide exhibition "Accessible Expressions Ohio," which features artists with disabilities.
Nearly 60 art pieces will be showcased in the Aultman Health Foundation Gallery.
Also opening Saturday is the "Finding Identity: Heritage as Inspiration" exhibit, featuring three artists with Asian-American backgrounds.
The exhibition is in the Fred F. Silk Community Room Gallery and Flex Gallery. Admission is free to the museum.
The museum also will hold its NEA Big Read kickoff from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday celebrating the book "Interior Chinatown" by Charles Yu. Free copies of the book will be available.
The 2023 Art Educator of the Year Finalists' Exhibition is also on view in the museum's lower level lobby through April 8.
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