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November Events


Franz Welser-Most and the Cleveland Orchestra

Franz Welser-Most and the Cleveland Orchestra

(© R. Mastroianni/courtesy of the Cleveland Orchestra)

November is the start of holiday events and festivities, Thanksgiving, and a host to many art, music, and theater events. Learn all about the interesting things to do this month. Below is a list (in date order) of exhibits, concerts, book signings, wine tastings, and more. The list is updated regularly.

If you have an event you'd like to add, please send me the information at cleveland@aboutguide.com. Have an enjoyable month!

Through November 2, 2013
Great Lakes Theater Festival: Sweeney Todd
What: See the Tony Award-winning musical about the Barber of Fleet Street.
Where: The Hanna Theater, Playhouse Square, Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

Through November 3, 2013
Great Lakes Theater Festival's Richard III
What: See the epic drama by William Shakespeare
Where: Hanna Theater, Playhouse Square, Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

Through January 5, 2014
Titanic: the Artifact Exhibition
See more than 250 artifacts recovered from the sunk ocean liner, HMS Titanic.
Where: Great Lakes Science Center, 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: $24

Through January 5, 2014
Sicily: Art and Invention between Greece and Rome
What: See more than 150 objects that tell the story of Sicily's influence on ancient Greek and Roman culture.
Where: Cleveland Museum of Art
Time: Varies
Cost: $15 for adults

Through January 5, 2014
Traitor: The Dreyfus Affair
What: This special exhibit explores the 1894 trial in France of Army Captain Alfred Dreyfus, the so-called "trial of the 19th century," and the role anti-Semitism played in the affair.
Where: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage, Beachwood
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

Through March, 2014
Rolling Stones: 50 Years of Satisfaction
What: Explore this exhibit about the iconic band. Exhibits include instruments, costumes, artwork and more.
Where: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

November 1 - 24, 2013
Venus in Fur
What: See the critically-acclaimed comedy about the blurred lines between fantasy and reality in the theater.
Where: Cleveland Play House, ,Second Stage, Playhouse Square, Cleveland
Time: Varies
Cost: Varies

November 2, 2013
Downtown Akron Art Walk
What: Explore 23 individual artist galleries, workshops, and music venues in downtown Akron's Northside district.
Where: Downtown Akron's Northside District; a free trolley connects the locations.
Time: 5pm - 10pm
Cost: free

November 2, 2013
Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons
What: Hear this popular singer perform live.
Where: Playhouse Square, Cleveland
Time: 8pm
Cost: Varies

November 3, 2013
Scott Hamilton and Friends
What: Enjoy an evening of skating and music with Olympic champion, Scott Hamilton and musical guest, Cyndi Lauper.
Where: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland
Time: 5pm
Cost: $29.50 - $59.50

November 8, 2013
An Evening with Patti LaBelle
What: Enjoy a concert with the popular R&B artist to benefit Youth Opportunities Unlimited.
Where: The State Theater, Playhouse Square, Cleveland
Time: 8pm
Cost: Varies

November 16, 2013
Thanksgiving Dinner with Abe Lincoln
What: Enjoy a Victorian-style, 1896-era dinner in a charming, historic house with a guest appearance by Abraham Lincoln
Where: Hale Farm and Village, Bath
Time: 330pm - 6pm
Cost: $40; call 330 666-3711 for reservations (required)

A reasonable effort is made to make sure that all event information is accurate. However, details are subject to change.

(last updated 10-05-13)

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