Pre-sale tickets for the production of Fiddler on the Roof can be purchased until 11:59 p.m. Oct. 19 by using the code MATCH1, with the public sale beginning Oct. 21 at 10 a.m. The play will run from Dec. 14 to Dec. 19 at the Palace Theatre, .
Paul Palnik, a Columbus-based cartoonist and painter who worked with American Greetings, the Jerusalem Post, the Columbus Dispatch and Muse Magazine, passed away at 75 on Aug. 13, 2021.
Johanna Burton will end her tenure as executive director of the Wexner Center for the Arts Oct. 29 to take on the same role at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, according to a Sept. 2 email by The Ohio State University in Columbus. Megan Cavanaugh and Kelly Stevelt were named co…
Cleveland Jewish News arts and entertainment critic Bob Abelman will discuss his novella, “All the World’s a Stage Fright: Misadventures of a Clandestine Critic,” from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Oct. 14 as part of the Barshop Jewish Community Center of San Antonio’s Jewish Author Speaker Series.
The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation will give $50 million to The Cleveland Orchestra to strengthen the orchestra’s future finances and increase its impact on both the local and global community, marking one of the largest gifts ever made to a major symphony orchestra and the largest gift in the Mandel Foundation’s 68-year history.
"Tango Shalom," a movie about an Orthodox rabbi entering a tango competition, will be showing Sept. 27 to Sept. 29 at Gateway Film Center, 1550 N. High St.
The JCC of Greater Columbus will host its 17th annual Columbus Jewish Film Festival Nov. 2 to Nov. 16 with films that illustrate the wide range of Jewish experiences, the JCC announced on its website.
“All the World’s a Stage Fright: Misadventures of a Clandestine Critic,” written by Bob Abelman, the Cleveland Jewish News arts and entertainment critic, last week was named a finalist in the 2021 American Fiction Awards novella category. Awards were presented for titles published in 2019 to 2021.
The JCC of Greater Columbus’ Gallery Players theater troupe will hold auditions for its production of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” directed by William Goldsmith.
The New Albany Symphony Orchestra season will begin with “Night at the Movies” from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at Hinson Amphitheater in New Albany. The performance will feature soundtracks such as the music from “Harry Potter,” “Lord of the Rings,” “West Side Story,” “Titanic” and more.
The Ohio Arts Council board approved a record $18,479,247 in grants to support Ohio artists, arts and cultural organizations, students, educators and public arts programming July 21.
Directed by Israeli Ari Folman of “Waltz With Bashir” fame, it aims to draw a link between the Holocaust, discrimination and anti-Semitism.
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Wendy Wasserstrom, a 16-year-old student at Bexley High School, won first place in the Film Columbus Teen Screenwriting Competition and Workshop for her screenplay, “The Goodbye.” Winners were announced in June.
Gallery Players, the theater troupe of the Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus, will again hold in-person performances after a year of remote shows due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The troupe, located in Bexley, is offering shows that they say will remind the community of the joy that t…
The Columbus Museum of Art has received 27 works of art and a $2 million endowment gift from the Scantland family. The gift establishes the newly named Scantland Family executive deputy director of learning, experience and engagement position and the first wave of the museum’s Scantland Collection.