Upcoming Events

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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ticketsmallStephen Stills and Judy Collins

October 15, 2017 | 7:30 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

Sunrise Entertainment & Western Reserve Folk Arts Assoc present legendary duo STEPHEN STILLS & JUDY COLLINS.

50 years ago, singer-songwriter Stephen Still met singer-songwriter Judy Collins, known for her piercing ocean blue eyes. Their tumultuous love affair would later be immortalized by Stills with his composition “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes,” performed by Crosby, Stills & Nash on their landmark debut.

Their joint summer tour marks the first time ever Stills and Collins have been onstage together. Collins has earned five Grammy nominations including one in 2017 and one Grammy win. In addition to his ode to Collins, Stills is best known for the hits “For What It’s Worth” by Buffalo Springfield and “Love The One You’re With” from his solo debut.

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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Shut Up & Laugh Comedy Show

October 18, 2017 | 7:00 PM | Ford Family Recital Hall

Come and laugh for a very good cause at the third annual Shut up & Laugh Comedy Show, sponsored by Meridian HealthCare.

The show takes place at the Ford Family Recital Hall at DeYor Performing Arts Center in Downtown Youngstown on October 18th at 7:00 p.m. The top comedians from Pittsburgh and Cleveland will come together for this benefit event – including Aaron Kleiber, Collin Chamberlin, Jason Collings, Suzanne Lawrence and Quinn Patterson.

Proceeds from the show will benefit Meridian’s Prevention Education and Treatment/Recovery programs in the Mahoning Valley.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit the Meridian Healthcare
Website
or call (330) 797-0070.

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Little Rascals Monster Mash

October 28, 2017 | Time TBD | Ford Family Recital Hall

Easy Street turns into “Queasy Street” for a fun-filled salute to Halloween! Guaranteed to get your “little monster” into the spirit of the season.

Tickets will be for sale through the Little Rascals Workshops. Contact Maureen Collins at easystreetshows@aol.com for more information.

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ticketsmallCARRIE – THE MUSICAL – RATED PG-13

OCTOBER 30 & 31 | 7:30 PM | FORD FAMILY RECITAL HALL

A collaboration with The Oakland & the Millennial Theatre Company — Halloween Special Event! TWO NIGHTS ONLY!

Carrie White is a misfit. At school, she’s an outcast who’s bullied by the popular crowd, and virtually invisible to everyone else. At home, she’s at the mercy of her loving but cruelly over-protective mother. But Carrie’s just discovered she’s got a special power, and if pushed too far, she’s not afraid to use it…
Based on Stephen King’s bestselling novel it was panned By Critics in its original run, in recent years it was totally reworked to rave reviews off Broadway and it recently enjoyed a very successful run at the Beck Center in Cleveland! Rated PG-13.

Music by Michael Gore | Lyrics by Dean Pitchford | Book by Lawrence D. Cohen | Based on the novel by Stephen King

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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ticketsmallYSO Classics Series – America the Beautiful

November 4, 2017 | 8:00 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

Join the Youngstown Symphony Orchestra for a stirring tribute to American composers Aaron Copland, Samuel Barber, and John Williams. The performance will also showcase the stunning imagery of “adventurer and composer” Stephen Lias as a backdrop to the majestic Grofé Grand Canyon Suite.

Concert underwritten in part by the Homes Savings Bank & the Jane F. Lamb Foundation.

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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ticketsmall GALLAGHER’S FINAL SMASH

November 9, 2017 | 7:30 PM | Ford Family Recital Hall

Enjoy an evening with comedy legend, Gallagher, on his FAREWELL TOUR – coming to Youngstown for one night only. One of the most famous and recognizable comedians of all time, Gallagher is best known for his signature Sledge-O-Matic routine in which he smashes a variety of items including watermelons. The first several rows were always the most sought after tickets as fans loved being part of the show.

Special guest, Artie Fletcher, brings comedy balance to this show. Fletcher has appeared on David Letterman, Conan O’Brien, Tonight Show, Howard Stern and has countless film and television credits to his name.

This is an interactive show. There is a “mini-smash” included in this show as fans still want to see the famous watermelon routine. Ponchos are included in the ticket price of the first few rows. Please dress accordingly as there is always a chance that you may get watermelon on you. Ponchos will be available for sale as well.

A portion of each ticket sold will benefit The Autism Society of the Mahoning Valley.

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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ticketsmallLife is A Cabaret: 2017 Nouveau Beaujolais Celebration

November 16, 2017 | 6:00 PM | Eleanor Beecher Flad Pavilion

Life is a Cabaret! Come sip Nouveau Beaujolais (“the New Release”) and dine on French Bistro foods as the Parisians do. Enjoy tableside entertainment by the Easy Street Singers and The Little Big Band. Wine tasting and dinner begins at 6pm, show begins at 7:30 PM. Admission is $75/person and a cash bar will also be available. Call the box office or click the link to the right to purchase your tickets.

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ticketsmall Classic to Contemporary: A Holiday Celebration of Dance

November 18, 2017 | 2 PM & 7 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

The show opens with Act 2 of the classical ballet Coppélia, followed by new contemporary works highlighting BWR Company dancers. The performance closes with a magical journey through the holidays, entitled Merry & Bright. Retro music, vintage-style costuming, and a surprise finale are the perfect way to kick off the holiday season in the Mahoning Valley!

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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ticketsmallGREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER

November 25, 2017 | 3:00 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

The quintessential holiday performance – a Christmas tradition in North America since 1993.

This holiday season, experience Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker – acclaimed by the press and adored by audiences everywhere. Get your tickets now – Group and Gold Circle tickets available.

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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ticketsmallMomma’s Boy

November 28, 2017 | 7:30 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

What happens when Momma holds on to her son too long?

A star studded cast featuring the beautifully talented actress Robin Givens, Johnny Gill platinum R&B singer from New Edition, Nephew Tommy from the Steve Harvey morning show, iconic comedic actress Jackée Harry, platinum gospel singer Anthony Brown, legendary singer Shirley Murdock, “Lil G” from the R&B group Silk, talented actress-singer Dawn Robinson from En Vogue and more unite to bring us “Momma’s Boy,”

Playwright Priest Tyaire returns with another touring comedy that examines the hilarious consequences of not cutting the apron strings well into adulthood.

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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ticketsmallRudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

November 30, 2017 | 7:00 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

The “most famous reindeer of all” from the longest running and highest rated holiday television special will return live on stage with the critically acclaimed Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The musical (www.rudolphthemusical.com). The national tour is a family favorite, with a cast of iconic characters including Hermey the Elf, Yukon Cornelius and the Abominable Snow monster.

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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ticketsmallYSO Pops Series – Christmas Movie Magic

December 2, 2017 | 8:00 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

A salute to the holidays from Hollywood blockbusters with dancing and singing duo Beverly & Kirby Ward. Visit the following link for just a sample of the Ward’s unique talents. Be prepared for an evening that will put a song in your heart and have you toe-tapping in the aisles.

Concert underwritten in part by Stifel Nicolaus & Company and the William and Kathryn Pollock Family Foundation.

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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ticketsmallMIRACLE ON EASY STREET

December 15, 2017 | 7:30 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium
December 16, 2017 | 2:30 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium
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December 17, 2017 | 2:30 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

New York may have the Rockettes and Radio City Music Hall every Christmas, but for the past 29 years Youngstown has had Easy Street Productions and Powers Auditorium. The gang is headed back to the DeYor Performing Arts Center with their 29th annual Christmas Spectacular!

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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ticketsmallTHE SOUND OF MUSIC

December 19, 2017 | 7:30 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

The beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp family will thrill audiences here in Youngstown with its Tony- Grammy- and Academy Award-winning Best Score. Enjoy the ambiance of the DeYor Performing Arts Center during the holidays & experience this iconic musical theater production in the former Warner Brothers’ theater. For more information, please visit TheSoundOfMusicOnTour.com

Tickets go on sale Friday, August 18 at 10 am.

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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ticketsmallYSO Pops Series – Ella: First Lady of Song

February 10, 2018 | 8:00 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

Capathia Jenkins and cast along with the YSO celebrate the centenary of Ella Fitzgerald, First Lady of Song, performing such hits as “It Don’t Mean a Thing If it Ain’t Got that Swing,” “A-Tisket A-Tasket,” “I Got Rhythm,” “How High the Moon” and “Bewitched.” You’ll also hear top hits by her sister jazz greats, including Dinah Washington, Billie Holiday and Sarah Vaughan featuring the music they made famous: songs written by Billy Strayhorn, George Gershwin, Harold Arlen, Richard Rodgers and Kurt Weill.

Concert underwritten in part by BSHM Architects, Inc. & The DeBartolo Corporation/John & Denise York.

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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ticketsmall The Price Is Right Live™

February 23, 2018 | 7:30 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

The Price Is Right Live™ is the hit interactive stage show that gives eligible individuals the chance to hear their names called and “Come On Down” to win. Prizes may include appliances, vacations and possibly a new car! Play classic games just like on television’s longest running and most popular game show…from Plinko™ to Cliffhangers™ to The Big Wheel™ and even the fabulous Showcase.

Playing to near sold-out audiences for more than 14 years, the Price Is Right Live™ has entertained millions of guests and given away more than 12 million dollars in cash and prizes.

If you’re a fan of The Price Is Right™ on TV, you’ll no doubt love this exciting, live (non-televised), on-stage version of the show!

SPECIAL PRE-SALE WITH CODE BEGINS MONDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2017. PUBLIC SALE BEGINS OCTOBER 13, 2017.

Call or visit the box office to purchase* tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

*No Purchase Necessary to register for a chance to be a contestant. Open to legal US residents, 18 years or older. Ticket purchase will not increase your chances of being selected to play. For complete rules & regulations, including eligibility requirements, visit or call the venue box office. To enter the theater to watch the show, a ticket purchase is required.

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ticketsmallYSO Classics Series – The Four Seasons

March 10, 2018 | 8:00 PM | Ford Family Recital Hall

The Youngstown Symphony Orchestra presents a special concert in the beautiful 600 seat acoustic hall, inside the Eleanor Beecher Flad Pavilion. Concertmaster Rachel Stegman performs the title piece by Vivaldi with a special narration by Stan Boney of the little known verses written by the composer. Music from Bach – The Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 & Air from Suite 3 in D Major round out this lovely evening of chamber music.

Concert underwritten in part by Patricia Syak.

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.

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ticketsmallYSO Classics Series – Side-By-Side

April 14, 2018 | 8:00 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

Musical education is a cornerstone of our mission at the Youngstown Symphony Society, and we are pleased and honored to present the final concert in our classics series featuring your amazing YSO and Youth Orchestra under the direction of YSU’s Dr. Stephen Gage. This special side-by-side performance features music from Elgar, Debussey, and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4. Don’t miss the opportunity to support these talented young musicians as they experience the thrill of performing alongside some of the most talented local professionals in their field!

Concert underwritten in part by The Youngstown Symphony Society Board of Directors.

Call or visit the box office to purchase tickets during regular business hours, or follow the link to the right to buy online 24/7. All tickets are reserved seating.