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Nobodies of Comedy tour returns to Ritz Saturday

  Four not-well-known comedians are to set foot on The Ritz Theatre stage this weekend during the Nobodies of Comedy. Comedians featured include Dena Blizzard, Rob O’Reilly, Charlie Wiener and Joe Bublewicz. Blizzard is a comedian and mother of three now starring ...

Entertainment briefs, Jan. 12

Friday Night Live series to continue at The Ritz The Ritz Theatre is to present Friday Night Live at 7:30 p.m. Friday in The National Theatre, 30 S. Washington St. Tickets cost $10. On the schedule: Kerry Patrick Clark, folk singer/songwriter; Brandon Green, acoustic ...

Friday, give a gift that gives again

  For those still looking for the perfect gifts for Christmas, this Friday, a local boutique is giving back to the community through its sales. Ma chere Claire Boutique is to give 10 percent of all sales Friday to The Tiffin Community Foundation. TCF then is to provide a ...

Entertainment briefs, Dec. 15

‘Christmas with the Nelsons’ at The Ritz The Ritz Theatre, 30 S. Washington St., is to present “Christmas with the Nelsons” starring Matthew and Gunnar Nelson at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost $20-$50. “Christmas with the Nelsons” is to tell the 100-year story of ...

Entertainment briefs, Dec. 8

FCT to present magic program for the holidays FREMONT — Fremont Community Theatre is to present “The Wonders of Christmas” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets cost $5 for children and senior citizens and $10 for adults. The magical extravaganza ...

Ho-ho-holiday party

PHOTO BY MARYANN KROMER Nearly 50 children attended a Christmas party Sunday in Heidelberg’s Wickham Great Hall. Three student groups — Excelsior Men’s Society, Kappa Psi Omega and the Philaletheans — staged the party, complete with food, games and balloons. The highlight of ...

Heidelberg brings ‘Home for the Holidays’ to Ritz Dec. 11

  Heidelberg University’s School of Music & Theatre is to present its annual Christmas concert at The Ritz Theatre at 3 p.m. Dec. 11. “Home for the Holidays: A Heidelberg Christmas” is to be a collaboration across the School of Music and Theatre. It is a ...

Calvert artists to show ‘Multiple Dimensions’ at TU’s Kidd gallery

  About 45 pieces of artwork by from Calvert Catholic High School students are to be featured this weekend during their annual art exhibition. Students in the Calvert Art Department are to present “Multiple Dimensions,” with an opening reception at 4 p.m. Saturday at ...

Holiday events span December

It is just now Thanksgiving, but once again, Seneca County has planned several holiday events in December. Events kick-off at 5:15 p.m. Dec. 2 with a Christmas tree lighting at Leadership Park, located at the corner of Monroe and South Washington streets. During the lighting of the tree, ...

Holiday House Tour set for Dec. 4

The Tiffin Historic Trust again is hosting the annual Holiday House Tour 1-5 p.m. Dec. 4. Tickets costing $10 are available in advance at Tiffin Ace Hardware, 1550 W. Market St. or on the afternoon of the tour at Tiffin Historic Trust’s headquarters, the Grammes-Brown House, 172 ...

PHOTO BY NICOLE WALBY
One cast in a two-cast production of “Lion King Jr.,” presented by the Heidelberg University Community Music School, is seen during dress rehearsal Nov. 20.

‘Lion King Jr.’ this weekend

  Students from the surrounding area are to take part in the “circle of life” this weekend as Heidelberg University’s Community Music School presents Disney’s “Lion King Jr.” The production is to take place at 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in ...

Entertainment briefs, Nov. 24

Heidelberg to offer ‘TubaChristmas’ Heidelberg University’s School of Music & Theatre is to host its 25th annual “Merry TubaChristmas” Dec. 4 at The Ritz Theatre, 30 S. Washington St. Tuba and euphonium players of all ages from the area are invited to gather that day ...

PHOTO BY NICOLE WALBY
Noah Stephen, as Jim Stark (center left), and Tyrek Hyde, as Buzz Gunderson (center right), face off Tuesday night during a dress rehearsal of the Ritz Teen Thespian Guild’s production of “Rebel Without A Cause.”

Ritz teen guild readies ‘Rebel’ performance

Ritz Teen Thespian Guild is to present “Rebel Without A Cause at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at The Ritz Theatre, 30 S. Washington St. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. In spite of a warning, Jim Stark won’t stay away from Judy, even though she is ...

Briefly, Nov. 17

Buckeye Central to present fall play NEW WASHINGTON —  Buckeye Central High School Drama Department is to present “Rescuing Dreamwood” by Claudia Hass, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $8. Terra State choral festival scheduled FREMONT — ...

Jon Waters

Waters reflects on first semester as ’Berg music director

With the fall season coming to a close, Heidelberg University’s new music director reflects on his first semester and upcoming first symphonic band concert. Jon Waters began at Heidelberg in July, serving as the assistant professor of music education and director of bands in the School ...

Entertainment briefs, Nov. 10

TU’s Dragon Den Players to perform this weekend Tiffin University’s Dragon’s Den Players are to present “Boeing Boeing,” a classical farce written by the French playwright Marc Camoletti, at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday in Osceola Theatre, located in Gillmor ...

The cover of Nara’s book.

Former Calvert teacher, coach to sign book Saturday

  A former Calvert Catholic Schools teacher and coach to host book signing at Paper and Ink this weekend. Gene Nara, who served as a teacher and coach at Calvert 1968-1970, recently published his first book, a children’s book titled “Three Wise Guys and ‘His Cake’,” ...

Eric Paslay

‘Angels in this Town’ tour hits Ritz

The Ritz Theatre, 30 S. Washington St., is to present country music artist Eric Paslay at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Paslay has celebrated five No. 1 hits, including “Even if it Breaks Your Heart” by the Eli Young Band, “Barefoot Blue Jean Night” by Jake Owen, “Angel Eyes” by Love ...

Entertainment briefs, Nov. 2

Vivaldi’s Concerto to highlight chamber orchestra concert Heidelberg University Chamber Orchestra is to present a concert at 8:15 p.m. Tuesday at Trinity United Church of Christ, 131 E. Perry St. Vivaldi’s Concerto for oboe and bassoon is to highlight the concert. Heidelberg music ...