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Murder Mystery At The Ren

5 May , 2018  

Following the overwhelming demand of the January Murder Mystery, the Renaissance Theatre announces it will resurrect “Murder at the Ohio Theatre,” an interactive Murder Mystery based on the 1929 murder that took place at the theatre on June 1 and 2 at 7 PM in the lobby of the theatre. More…

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Annual Senior Spring Spectacular

19 Apr , 2018  

The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging will hold its annual Senior Spring Spectacular on Wednesday, May 9 at noon at the Renaissance Theatre in Mansfield. This event, hosted by the Area Agency on Aging and the Renaissance Performing Arts Association, Inc., is held in recognition of Older Americans Month and offers guests entertainment, refreshments, information from sponsors and a chance at many door prizes. More…

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Free Sensory-Friendly Performance of Joseph On Tap

5 Apr , 2018  

Under the direction of Dauphne Maloney and Brian Nabors, the Mansfield Youth Theatre (MY Theatre) will present a free, sensory-friendly performance of Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat on the stage of the Renaissance Theatre in Mansfield, Ohio on Saturday, April 21 at 1 PM.

Accommodations for the sensory-friendly performance will include: More…

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Summer Camp At The Ren

3 Apr , 2018  

Picture summer camp for a moment. Images that could come to mind might include blue skies, warm temperatures, swimming, and outdoor activities of many kinds.

Locally, however, there’s another option as well, one taking place inside but no less fun.

Registration has opened for the Renaissance Theatre’s annual “Broadway Camp!” summer theatre program for students ages 8-13. The popular summer camp sessions will be held at the Renaissance June 18-22; and June 25-29. More…

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Lex Senior Wins Singing Contest At The Ren

30 Mar , 2018  

Lexington High School freshman Ellie Nickoli was chosen by the audience and musicians as the winner of the Mansfield Symphony Orchestra’s Bach to Rock® Singing Contest at the March 24 concert. As winner of the contest, Nickoli will be invited to perform on the 2018-2019 OhioHealth Symphony Series. More…

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Renaissance Announces Summer Musical And Auditions

29 Mar , 2018  

The Renaissance Performing Arts Association has announced the first show in the 2018-2019 Richland Bank Broadway Series: Disney’s Newsies the Broadway Musical running July 28-29 and August 4-5 on the stage of the Renaissance Theatre. Renaissance Artistic Director Michael Thomas will direct the show and Kelly Knowlton will be the Music Director for the production. More…

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Youth To Present “Joseph” At The Ren

24 Mar , 2018  

The Mansfield Youth Theatre will present Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat on the stage of the Renaissance Theatre April 20, 21, and 22 as a part of the Mechanics Bank Education Series. Performances will take place at 7 PM on Friday and Saturday, and 2:30 PM on Sunday. Dauphne Maloney directs the show with music direction by Brian Nabors. Tickets are $15, General Admission and on sale now at the Renaissance Box Office, via phone, and online at MansfieldTickets.com. More…

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Swing Into Spring With Ain’t Misbehavin’

23 Mar , 2018  

The Renaissance Theatre will highlight a talented group of local performers in the upcoming production of Ain’t Misbehavin’a musical revue presented as a part of the Richland Bank Broadway Series on April 12-14 at 8 PM and April 15 at 2:30 PM.

Under the direction of Michael Thomas with music direction by Brian Nabors, the cast features local performers Ursula Butts, Kristal Lawrence, Jodie Odom, Deon Taylor, and Condrea Webber singing songs of the golden age of swing music. More…

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USAF Band Of Flight To Perform Free Concert

20 Mar , 2018  

The United States Air Force Band of Flight’s “Spirit of Freedom” will perform a free concert at the Renaissance Theatre in Mansfield, Ohio on March 28 at 7 PM. While there is no cost to attend, tickets are required and available by calling or visiting the Renaissance Box Office or online at MansfieldTickets.com. More…

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Symphony Youth Strings To Perform

15 Mar , 2018  

The Mansfield Symphony Youth Strings will perform their spring concert under the baton of director Matt Domka on Sunday, March 25 at 3:00 p.m. on the stage of the Renaissance Theatre. The program consists of both contemporary and classical repertoire, featuring a Haydn suite alongside contemporary film and Broadway favorites, including Arlen’s “Over the Rainbow,” Sondheim’s “Send in the Clowns,” and music from Star Wars. More…

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Film Festival Continues At The Ren

11 Mar , 2018  

The Renaissance Theatre will show the third film in its year-long Stephen King Film Festival, “Misery,” on March 15 at 7 PM. The festival launched in January with a screening of “The Shawshank Redemption” during the theatre’s 90th Anniversary Celebration. The film festival is presented thanks to funding from Charles P. Hahn, Cleveland Financial with guest speakers provided by the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library. More…

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Renaissance Leadership Reorganizes, Expands

8 Mar , 2018  

With an eye to the future and a commitment to the present, the Renaissance Performing Arts Association is undertaking a reorganization in leadership intended to set the stage for a second century of providing arts, education and entertainment to Mansfield and surrounding communities.

Michael Miller, who has served as the Renaissance Performing Arts Association’s President and CEO since 2010, will become the CEO of the non-profit organization effective March 1. Miller will represent the organization in the community and focus on broadening the base of support for the Renaissance. More…

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