Upcoming Events

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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ticketsmallYSO Pops – Christmas in the City

December 3, 2016 | 8:00 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

Starring Rachel York, the dynamic and versatile Broadway, film and television actress, singer, dancer and comedienne and a cast of Mahoning Valley performers in a musical salute to the holiday season including the Simple Gifts Choir. Concert is underwritten in part by The DeBartolo Corporation/John and Denise York, 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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ticketsmallMusical Destiny – YSYO WINTER CONCERT

December 4, 2016 | 4:00 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

The Youngstown Symphony Society presents MUSICAL DESTINY with the Youngstown Symphony Symphonette Orchestra directed by Michele Prokop, and the Youngstown Symphony Youth Orchestra directed by Stephen Gage and Richard Smrek, featuring violist & and Youngstown Symphony Youth Orchestra Senior Concerto Winner, Elizabeth George.

Tickets are GENERAL ADMISSION. To order tickets online 24/7 follow the link to the right. Tickets are also available via phone by calling 330-744-0264 or in person at the Box Office during regular business hours.

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ticketsmallChords of Christmas

December 9, 2016 | 7:00 PM | Ford Family Recital Hall

The Chords of Christmas is Northeastern Ohio’s Rock-n-Roll Christmas Experience performing the music of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra and narrating an original story. It’s a show for EVERYONE! A Rock-n-Roll Christmas Experience! 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 16-17-18, 2016 | TIMES VARY | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

Easy Street Productions is back with their 28th annual Christmas extravaganza, Miracle on Easy Street! Join Easy Street co-founders Maureen Collins and Todd Hancock and over 150 singers, dancers, and “Little Rascals” for the holiday spectacular that has become a Youngstown family tradition! Don’t miss it!

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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ticketsmallDAVID ARKENSTONE’S WINTER FANTASY

DECEMBER 21, 2016 | 7:30 PM | FORD FAMILY RECITAL HALL

Windham Hill recording artist and 3-time Grammy® nominee David Arkenstone takes you around the world one winter’s eve with this musical holiday journey featuring festive original and traditional tunes. An unforgettable, magical evening for the whole family!

Celebrate the season! Take a musical holiday journey with performer/multi-instrumentalist David Arkenstone and his band of world musicians. For an extra special evening, the VIP Experience includes premium seating, exclusive pre-concert sound check and a meet & greet with David, an autographed CD, souvenir Backstage Pass, and photo ops with David and the band! For more info, please go to winterfantasy.com.

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 DEAN LIVES: TRIBUTE TO DEAN MARTIN

January 7, 2017 | 8 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

Drew Anthony — one of the worldʼs finest Dean Martin impersonators – brings Vegas to Youngstown! ‘Dean Lives’ celebrates the joy that only Dean Martin could bring to the masses, as well as the pride he gave to being Italian-American. This musical journey, features a 12 piece orchestra and guest appearances by actors playing Marilyn Monroe, Peggy Lee and Jerry Lewis.

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 GLASS HARP HOMECOMING CONCERT

JANUARY 13, 2017 | 8 PM | EDWARD W. POWERS AUDITORIUM

GLASS HARP returns to Youngstown for the first time in seven years. Recognized as one of the early pioneers of jam rock, the band’s current members are Grammy-nominated guitarist Phil Keaggy, bassist Dan Pecchio and drummer John Sferra. They are a power trio in the tradition of Cream, the Jimi Hendrix Experience and the James Gang. Glass Harp released three studio albums on Decca Records “Glass Harp” (1970), “It Makes Me Glad” (1971) and “Synergy” (1972). Don’t miss a chance to see this iconic band from our very own Youngstown, Ohio!

Tickets for this event will go on sale at 10 am on Friday November 18, with prices starting at $30. All tickets are reserved seating. To order tickets online 24/7 follow the link to the right. Tickets are also available via phone by calling 330-744-0264 or in person at the Box Office during regular business hours.

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ticketsmallTHE BOLD AND THE SANCTIFIED

JANUARY 14 | 8 PM | EDWARD W. POWERS AUDITORIUM

In commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Herron Enterprises presents the hit stage play featuring American Idol season 2 winner Ruben Studdard and BET Sunday Best season six winner Tasha Page-Lockheart.

A small ‘black’ church and a small ‘white’ church combine congregations for financial reasons and racial conflict and tension ensue from the very beginning. From the choir to the pulpit to even the usher board – EVERYTHING is affected by the union and the question that looms the entire play:
“Can They Make It Work?”

Director Sheri Lynn takes on a serious subject with honesty and laughter – “a beautiful mess.” For more information visit Bold and Sanctified.

Public sale begins Friday, November 4 @ 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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ticketsmall DIONNE WARWICK

JANUARY 20, 2017 | 8:00 PM | EDWARD W. POWERS AUDITORIUM

Expect to be captivated by a catalog full of Dionne’s classic hits such as Don’t Make Me Over, Anyone Who Had a Heart, Walk On By, This Girl’s In Love With You, You’ll Never Get To Heaven (If You Break My Heart), I’ll Never Fall In Love Again, I Say A Little Prayer, Do You Know The Way To San Jose, Alfie, Heartbreaker, Brazil (Aquarela Do Brazil), 99 Miles to LA, Love Is Still The Answer, What The World Needs Now, I’ll Never Love This Way Again, and That’s What Friends Are For. Treat yourself to a full evening of class, beauty, and enduring music that will last forever.

Tickets for this event will go on sale at 10 am on Friday November 18, with prices starting at $39. All tickets are reserved seating. To order tickets online 24/7 follow the link to the right. Tickets are also available via phone by calling 330-744-0264 or in person at the Box Office during regular business hours.

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ticketsmall CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION featuring NAI NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY –

FEBRUARY 11 | 8 PM | FORD FAMILY RECITAL HALL

COME CELEBRATE WITH NAI NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY THE YEAR OF THE ROOSTER — A magnificent production of vibrant color and motion surely to arouse the spirit of the Spring from the chill of Winter. The only avian in the Chinese Zodiac, the Rooster is closely associated with the Phoenix, which represents beauty and wisdom. This lively performance marking the beginning of the year will warm the hearts and delight the senses of audiences of all ages. Dancers with elaborate costumes dance with colorful ribbons to folk and ancient melody. The exotic music and dance come together in a presentation to provide the audience a unique experience full of excitement.

Nai-Ni Chen showcases the elegance of traditional Asian art and the beauty of American modern dance with thrilling choreography, exotic music, and dazzling acrobats. This award winning event brings you close to one of the world’s most celebrated festivals, the Spring Festival in China. Come celebrate the Year of the Rooster where you will be treated with delightful sights of dancing lions and dragons, the elegant sound of Chinese pipa and erhu and the dazzling gold and red costumes and props.

Tickets start at $30 — on sale soon! Call the box office for more information. 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 YSO Pops – Rock On

February 18, 2017 | 8:00 pm | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

It’s a journey back to the rock hits of the 70s and 80s with Rob Evans & Chloe Lowery (Trans-Siberian Orchestra), as well as LaKisha Jones (American Idol) and the Youngstown Connection.

Featured is the music of such rock icons as Bruce Springsteen, Led Zeppelin, Elton John, Bee Gees, Michael Jackson, Queen and many more. Concert is underwritten in part by PNC. 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 – When I Crossed That Line to Freedom

March 25, 2017 | 8:00 PM | Edward W. Powers Auditorium

Paying tribute to immigrants from the British Isles and homage to the Underground Railroad, the YSO presents Nkeiru Okove’s opera Harriet Tubman: When I Crossed That Line to Freedom, along with Copland’s Fanfare to the Common Man and Handel’s Concerto Grosso No. 25 along with a few other notable selections to round out this final classics concert of the season. Concert is underwritten in part by The Ruth Beecher Charitable Trust. 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.