Posted: Oct 05, 2023

Moments to Remember

On Thursday, September 28, 10,000 people joined in the celebration to illuminateour brand new marquees in spectacular fashion! Marquee Moments presented by Fleet Response was a night of music, joy and light.

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Posted: Nov 26, 2023

Don't Rain on my Macy's Parade

If you're anything like us, you were glued to your screens to see Broadway's best light up Manhattan's 34th Street at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Relive the magic of BACK TO THE FUTURE, as well as some other throwback parade performances from shows visiting us this season at Playhouse Square! 

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Posted: Nov 17, 2023

Celebrate the Holiday Season at Playhouse Square

From seasonal shows to our dazzling district lights, Playhouse Square is ready to welcome guests during the most wonderful time of the year.  

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Posted: Nov 12, 2023

Broadway in Akron: Another show-stopping season!

Last month, University of Akron student reporter Olivia Richardson attended the Broadway in Akron 23/24 season premiere and gave us a first hand account of all the BIA buzz from the season opener - PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL.

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Posted: Nov 08, 2023

Broadway Beverages

Thanks to our friends at Tito's, we can pregame the season with a carefully crafted cocktail inspired by each of our KeyBank Broadway Series Shows! Enjoy...

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Posted: Nov 01, 2023

Girl From the North Country: Popular Music in Modern Musical Theater

Broadway has long been a canvas for artistic innovation. From its golden age productions to contemporary shows, the theater continuously evolves. One example is the trend of incorporating popular music into new stage narratives.

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Posted: Oct 29, 2023

Not Monsters: The historical context of Mummies, Dracula, and Frankenstein

With the witching season upon us, we're taking a look into the historical context of Mummies, Dracula and Frankenstein, all three of which are haunting Playhouse Square this all Hallow's Eve. 

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Posted: Oct 10, 2023

Social Justice Series

We recently sat down with Jazmine Monroe, a first grade teacher at Noble Elementary in the Cleveland Heights-University Heights school district, to talk about her experiences with the Social Justice Series at Playhouse Square.

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Posted: Sep 10, 2023

A dazzling journey to The Jimmy Awards

As we ready ourselves for another year of the Dazzle Awards, we're taking a look back on the 2022-2023 program and our journey to The Jimmy Awards in New York City. What a truly spectacular experience it was for all involved. Here's to another dazzling year for our young performers! 

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Posted: Aug 11, 2023

Martin & Short Moments

On December 3, Steve Martin and Martin Short bring their "You Won’t Believe What They Look Like Today!” tour to Cleveland, and tickets are available from today at 10am! To celebrate let's take a look at some of the iconic moments from these two legendary performers.

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Posted: Aug 08, 2023

Pre-Show Drinks in the Playhouse Square District

Check out our royal recommendations for a beverage around the Playhouse Square District!

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Posted: Jul 24, 2023

Q&A: Disney Musicals in Schools

From the Disney Musicals in Schools program to the professional stage! We caught up with one of our Disney Musicals in Schools students to hear more about her theater journey.

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Posted: Jul 18, 2023

The Beloved Bio-Musical

From Tina to MJ, The Boy from Oz to The Cher Show, the bio-musical is without a doubt a staple of modern musical theater. With the familiar sounds of our favorite artists' back catalog of work, the bio-musical can draw in both veteran theater goers and first-time visitors to the world of Broadway.

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