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Inkcarceration Announces Lineup

16 Jan , 2019  

It’s a day that rock music fans have been looking forward to for some time.

The second annual Inkcarceration Music and Tattoo Festival is set for July 12 through 14 at the Ohio State Reformatory, and the lineup of music and artists has been announced.

The Festival will feature over 50 tattoo artists willing to make their talent available to attendees, and this year over 30 groups will be on hand to rock out the crowd on two stages. Headliners this year include Shinedown, Godsmack, and Five Finger Death Punch. More…

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Jazz At Theatre 166

15 Jan , 2019  

Steve Brown and Friends will present a jazz concert on Friday, February 1 at 7:30 PM in the newly renovated Theatre 166. The theater, which is part of Renaissance Performing Arts Association, is located at 166 Park Avenue West.

This 5-piece ensemble will perform a diverse variety of jazz style including swing, Latin and ballads, chosen primarily from the Great American Songbook. Included will be the works of Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Jerome Kern, Duke Ellington, Billy Joel and many others. More…

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The Emperor’s New Clothes In A Teddy Bear Concert

7 Jan , 2019  

The Renaissance Theatre will host the second of its three Teddy Bear Concerts in the 2018-2019 Mechanics Bank Education Series on Sunday, February 10 at 2:30 PM.

The performance features the story of the well-known emperor obsessed with the newest and most fabulous clothing, which is brought to life by Artistic Director, Michael Thomas in an engaging musical adaptation which features audience participation, interactive storytelling with local actors, and live musicians featuring the Mansfield Symphony Orchestra’s Woodwind Trio. More…

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Local Country/Rock Artist Opening For Saturday’s Renaissance Concert

2 Jan , 2019  

When legendary country music star Joe Diffie plays the Renaissance Theatre this Saturday, he will follow an opening act that has some very strong local roots.

Jessica Hannan and her band have taken the state by storm over the last few years and is considered by many to be Ohio’s hottest country/rock group. More…

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All About Richland, Holidays

Sing Along With Soaring Music

26 Dec , 2018  

Area residents are encouraged to prolong Christmas by participating in great music performed in a unique setting.

On Thursday night, December 27, Mid Ohio Opera will be hosting a “Sing-Along” of Handel’s oratorio, Messiah, at First United Methodist Church in downtown Mansfield. More…

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Legendary Country Music Artist To Play At The Ren In Early January

24 Dec , 2018  

Legendary music artist Joe Diffie will appear in Mansfield, performing his country hits on January 5 at 8:00 PM at the Renaissance Theatre. The show will be a mix of his chart-toppers like “Pickup Man”, “Third Rock From the Sun”, and “John Deere Green”. It is presented as a part of the Avita Health System Concert Series. More…

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Ugly Sweaters And Thirsty Travelers: What’s Not To Love?

23 Dec , 2018  

Let’s call it a holiday celebration for the nearsighted music lover.

Snow Trails is the place, and Saturday’s the date for the Samuel Adams Ugly Sweater Party and a concert by the Thirsty Travelers. More…

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A Classical Christmas Awaits

30 Nov , 2018  

While the music scene in Richland County is busy throughout the year, things definitely ramp up during the holiday season for lovers of classical music and dance.

In addition to concerts by high school ensembles and church choirs, a number of local groups are presenting Christmas and holiday-related music and dance for attendees between now and the end of the year. More…

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History & Tourism

When Mansfield Welcomed: The Fisk Jubilee Singers

29 Nov , 2018  

Did you know that Mansfield is one of the places where American musical history was made?

In fact, it was made 147 years ago today, on November 29, 1871. More…

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And All That Jazz

11 Nov , 2018  

On November 18 from 3 PM to 5 PM, the Richland Academy of the Arts presents the Majestic Theatre Jazz Concert Series featuring the 18 piece Mansfield Jazz Orchestra, led by Artistic Director Paul Martin.

Columbus vocalist Kelly McLennan will be featured. More…

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An Afternoon Of Classic, Patriotic, And Popular Music On Tap

31 Oct , 2018  

The Mansfield Symphony Youth Strings will present its Fall Concert of the 2018-2019 Mechanics Bank Education Series on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM at the Mansfield Senior High School Auditorium in Mansfield, Ohio. Under the direction of Matt Domka, the event will feature a program of classic, patriotic and popular music played by the string orchestra.  More…

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All About Richland, Schools

Area High School Choirs To Sing Out!

12 Oct , 2018  

The Mansfield Symphony Chorus will join forces with our region’s finest high school choirs for “Sing Out! A Choral Celebration” on October 21 at 3:00 PM at the Renaissance Theatre.  The event, which is part of the OhioHealth Symphony Series, is free with a suggested donation of $5 at the door. More…

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Tippin Taking The Stage Next Week

5 Oct , 2018  

Legendary country singer Aaron Tippin, known for hits like “There Ain’t Nothin’ Wrong with the Radio,” “That’s as Close as I’ll Get to Loving You,” “Kiss This,” and “You’ve Got to Stand for Something,” will appear in Mansfield on October 12 at 8:00 PM at the Renaissance Theatre. More…

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Teddy Bear Concerts Begin With Aesop’s Fables

2 Oct , 2018  

The Renaissance Theatre will host the first of its three Teddy Bear Concerts in the 2018-2019 Mechanics Bank Education Series on Sunday, October 7 at 2:30 PM.

The performance features three of Aesop’s best-loved fables, The Ant and the GrasshopperThe Boy Who Cried Wolf, and Tortoise and the Hare, which are brought to life by Artistic Director, Michael Thomas in an engaging musical adaptation which features audience participation, interactive storytelling with actors Savanah Pfister and Anna Scheurer, and live musicians featuring the Mansfield Symphony Orchestra’s Brass Trio. More…

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