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Cleveland Orchestra
Long regarded as one of America's great orchestras, The Cleveland Orchestra stands today among the world's most-revered symphonic ensembles. Whether in concerts at home in Severance Hall or at Blossom, The Cleveland Orchestra continues to set standards of performing excellence and imaginative programming that serve as models for audiences and performers alike. Austrian conductor Franz Welser-Möst serves as the Music Director. Visit www.clevelandorch.com for performance dates and ticket information.

Severance Hall
Located in University Circle and widely considered one of the world's most beautiful concert halls, this landmark building was one of the most modern, up-to-date concert facilities in America when it opened in 1931 as The Cleveland Orchestra's permanent home. With expanded patron amenities and services, its legendary acoustics, and the ability to provide its resident ensemble state-of-the-art performance and support spaces, Severance Hall has maintained its acclaimed beauty and architectural integrity for years and will do so for future generations.

Playhouse Square
Playhouse Square is a Cleveland treasure, offering the finest Broadway theater, concerts, comedy, classical and modern dance, and a wide variety of entertainment for children. Playhouse Square includes five theatres: Allen, Hanna, Ohio, Palace, and State. Playhouse Square is home to the Cleveland Opera, Ballet Series, and Broadway Series. Visit www.playhousesquare.com for shows and dates/times as well as further information about the theatres.

Opera Cleveland
Celebrating its debut season, Opera Cleveland builds on the strong operatic traditions of Northeast Ohio. Combining over 30 years of outstanding artistic achievements and community service, Opera Cleveland produces dynamic classical and contemporary repertoire as well as new works and boasts extensive education and outreach programs. Be sure to look at www.operacleveland.org for performance information.

Cleveland Play House
The Cleveland Play House produces plays of the highest professional standards that inspire, stimulate, and entertain its diverse audiences. The Play House produces a wide-ranging repertoire that has particular relevance to this community, develops important new work for the American Theatre, and celebrates the creative impulse of the artist. Click on www.clevelandplayhouse.com for more details and show times.

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