Entertainment briefs, Aug. 16

Barbershop chorus schedules concerts

FOSTORIA — Fostoria Lake Plains Barbershop chorus is to perform at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Wainwright Amphitheater in Foundation Park, 1225 S. Union St.

The chorus also is to perform at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Riverside Summer Concert Series at Riverside Park, 231 McManness Ave.

Based in Fostoria, the Lake Plains Chorus sings in the barbershop harmony style. The chorus is to perform their show “Decades,” featuring barbershop arrangements of popular songs from the ’40s to now.

MCL to show Marvel film

SYCAMORE — Mohawk Community Library is to be screening the film “The Avengers” at 1 p.m. today.

Free popcorn and drinks are to be served.

BSA Children’s Theatre to present fables that come to life

BELLEVUE — Bellevue Society for the Arts’ Children’s Theatre is to present “Aesop, Come Back!” by Joshua Mikel at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in the Hirt Theater, 205 Maple St.

In an attempt to prove Aesop was history’s greatest fabulist, a group of storytellers cracks the spine of a massive edition of “Aesop’s Fables,” releasing the old man’s most memorable characters into the theater, including the Tortoise, the Hare, the Hart, the Vines, the Simpletons, the Fox, the Lion and the Mouse.

The production is under the direction of Juliet Russell of Bellevue — with student director Joshua Higgins of Bellevue.

Cast members include Tellers: Sam Coffelt, Abigail Espinosa, Sadie Stphenson, Reese Willis, Karlie Franks, Abigail Fowler, Ava Duffield, Sage Middleswarth, andrew Higgins, Maomi Gilbert, Nathan Shanaman and Hadleigh Lerch; from “The Tortoise and the Hare”: Logan Buck (Tortoise); Lily Sosa (Hare); Emma Childers (Badger); Addison Riehl (Coyote); Aubrey Duncan (Crane); Animals are Nataleighann Baker, Lyllian Fasbender, Naomi Gilbert, Lianna Sosa, Pip Pifer, Ella Griesbach, Andrew Higgins, Cora Sooy, Chai Ruffing, AhnaLiegh Lerch and Wyatt Shumway; from “The Shady Songsters”: Nathan Shanaman (soloist); from “The Hart and the Vine”: Pip Pifer (Pip); Guiness Ruffing (Max); Jocelyn Tritch (Louise); Andrew Higgins (Hank); Abigail Espinosa (Bert); Vines – Wyatt Shumway, Chai Ruffing, Nataleighann Baker, Lyllian Fasbender, Lianna Soas and AhnaLiegh Lerch; from “The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs”: Cora Sooy (The Goose); Sam Coffelt (The Simpleton); Ava Duffield (The Simpleton’s Wife); Merchants: Sadie Stephenson, Jocylyn Tritch and Pip Pifer; “The Woodcutter and the Mermaid”: Guinness Ruffing (The Lazy Woodsman); Nathan Shanaman (The Honest Woodsman); Mermaids: Reese Willis, Hadleigh Lerche, Naomi Gilbert, Karlie Franks, AhnaLeigh Lerch; from “The Fox and the Crow”: Karlie Franks (Fox), Abigail Fowler (Crow), Abigail Espinosa (Candy Peddler), Joclyn Tritch (Ice Cream Peddler) and Sage Middleswarth (Pie Peddler); from “The Lion and the Mouse”: Sam Coffelt (Lion), Sage Middleswarth (Mouse), Hunters – Abigail Fowler, Ava Duffield and Nathan Shanaman; and mice: Wyatt Shumway, Cora Sooy, Chai Ruffing, Lianna Sosa, Lyllian Fasbender, Nataleighann Baker and AhnaLeigh Lerch.

Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for adults 60 years old and older and children through 12 grade.

To purchase tickets, call (419) 484-2787.

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