The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

WEEKENDER / Entertainment

December 7, 2012



Concert Series, at the Struthers Library Theatre, 302 W. Thrid Ave., Warren, Pa., and The Crown Theater, 21 E. Third St., Jamestown, Pa. Struthers: Call (814) 723-7231. Crown: Call (814) 489-3110.


"The Nutcracker" presented by Ballet Theatre Ashtabula at the Ashtabula Arts Center weekends starting now through Dec. 16. Tickets: $13 adults/ $12 student and senior/ $11 children. Special events: "Sugar Plum Luncheon" tomorrow at noon ($12 adult/ $9 children); "Clara's Punch and Sweet Treats" this Sunday or Dec. 15 following the 2 p.m. performance ($7 adults/ $5 children); 50% off Nutcracker tickets for Thurs. Dec. 13 if you bring unexpired canned goods. Performances are either 2 or 7:30 p.m. Call for reservations: (440) 964-3396.

Verb Ballets, Upcoming performances: Feb. 23 at 8 p.m. at Breen Center for the Performing Arts; April 18-20 at 7 p.m. at Cleveland Public Theatre. Call (216) 397-3757. Visit or call (216) 397-3757.

GroundWorks DanceTheater, a Cleveland-based company that presents groundbreaking work in contemporary dance, which embraces risk and imagination, explores the human experience and enlivens the community. Upcoming performances: Oct. 26 &27 at 7:30 p.m. at the Allen Theatre in PlayhouseSquare. Tickets: $20 general, $25 preferred, $17 seniors, $10 students. For tickets call: (866) 546-1353. For more information, check online (www. or call 216-691-3180, Ext. 2.

Inlet Dance, for more info, check online (

Ohio Dance Theatre, visit or call 440-774-6077.

Ballroom dancing, presented by Lake Metroparks, second and fourth Saturdays, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., at the Painesville Township Park Community Center. $6 per person, 18 years and over; concessions available; doors open at 7 p.m. 440-354-3885.

Country dancing, presented by Lake Metroparks, every second and fourth Fridays of the month, 8:30 to 11:30 p.m., at the Painesville Township Park Community Center. $6 per person, 18 years and over; doors open at 7:30 p.m. Concessions available. 440-354-3885.


24th Christmas Extravaganza, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays now through Jan. 5 at the Victorian Perambulator Museum, 26 E. Cedar St., Jefferson. Adults $5/Children $4. New ornament available. For more info: 576-9588.

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