The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

WEEKENDER / Entertainment

December 7, 2012

CALENDAR FOR WEEKENDER

(Continued)

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.

DANCE

"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 www.verballets.org 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. groundworksdance.org) or call 216-691-3180, Ext. 2.

Inlet Dance, for more info, check online (www.inletdance.org)

Ohio Dance Theatre, visit www.ohiodancetheatre.org 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.

EVENTS

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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