Nov. 7 -- ZZ Ward, evening, the House of Blues, Euclid Avenue.

Nov. 7 -- Lisa Marie Presley, evening, the Kent Stage in Kent.

Nov. 8-10, 23-25 -- Cleveland Orchestra, 8 p.m. Nov. 8, 10, 23-24, 11 a.m. Nov. 9, 3p.m. Nov. 25, Severance Hall, Euclid Avenue and East Boulevard, east Cleveland.

Nov. 9 -- Richard Elliot, evening, Tangier, W. Market, Akron.

Nov. 9 -- Red Wanting Blue, evening, House of Blues, Euclid Avenue in downtown Cleveland.

Nov. 10 -- Madonna, 8 p.m., Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland.

Nov. 10 -- Glen Campbell, evening, Kent Stage, E. Main Street.

Nov. 10 -- Akron Symphony Orchestra's "Gloria," 8 p.m., E.J. Thomas Hall, University of Akron.

Nov. 13 -- Matt & Kim, evening, House of Blues, Cleveland.

Nov. 15 -- Currensy, evening, House of Blues, Euclid Avenue.

Nov. 16 -- Gucci andGotti Tour featuring Ray Jr., 8, Wolstein Center at Cleveland State University.

Nov. 16 -- Alex Bevan, evening, the Kent Stage, East Main Street.

Nov. 17 -- Whispers of the North (Gordon Lightfoot tribute), the Kent Stage, downtown Kent.

Nov. 17 -- Ultimate Doo-Wop Show, 8 p.m., Playhouse Square.

Nov. 21 -- Chad Zumock and Ryan Dalton, evening, Kent Stage, East Main St. in downtown Kent.

Nov. 23 -- Escape, Wanted, evening, Kent Stage, downtown.

Nov. 24 -- The Whispers, evening, Tangier, W. Market, Akron.

Nov. 30 -- Peter White, evening, the Tangier, W. Market St.

Nov. 30 -- Tim O'Brien, evening, Kent Stage, E. Main Street.

Dec. 1 -- David Allen Coe, evening, the Tangier, W. Market St.

Dec. 1 -- Frank and Friends, evening, Kent Stage, E. Main St.

Dec. 2 -- Four Bitchin' Babes, 7 p.m., Playhouse Square, Euclid Avenue in downtown Cleveland.

Dec. 6 -- Dave Koz and Friends Christmas tour, 7:30 p.m., Playhouse Square in Cleveland.

Dec. 8 -- Woodchoppers Ball, evening, the Kent Stage, E. Main.


Now-Nov. 10 -- "Shooting Star," Weathervane Playhouse in Merriman Valley in north Akron.

Now-Nov. 11 -- "The Little Dog Laughed," the Beck Center for Arts, Detroit Ave. in Lakewood.

Now-Nov. 17 -- "Over the Tavern," 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, Aurora Community Theatre in the library building, East Pioneer Trail.

Now-Nov. 18 -- "A Bright New Boose," the Dobama Theater, 2340 Lee Road in Cleveland Heights.

Now-Nov. 18 -- "Beauty and the Beast," Playhouse Square on Euclid Ave., downtown Cleveland.

Now-Dec. 2 -- "The Whipping Man," the Cleveland Play House at Playhouse Square in Cleveland.

Nov. 9-10, 16-17 -- "The Mousetrap" by the Hudson Players, Barlow Community Center on South Oviatt Street in Hudson.

Nov. 24-Dec. 2 -- "The Nutcracker," six performances by Ballet Theatre of Ohio at Akron Civic Theater, South Main St. in Akron.

Nov. 29 -- "My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish, I'm Home for the Holidays," 7:30 p.m., Playhouse Square on Euclid Avenue.

Nov. 29-Dec. 2 -- "The Nutcracker" by Cleveland Orchestra and Joffrey Ballet, Playhouse Square, Euclid Ave. in Cleveland.

Nov. 30-Dec. 23 -- "A Christmas Carol," Ohio Theater on Euclid Avenue in downtown Cleveland.

Dec. 22-23 -- Shen Yun 2013, the State Theater, Euclid Avenue.


Currently -- "To the Arctic," "Flying Monsters" and "Ultimate Wave Tahiti," Omnimax Theater at the Great Lakes Science Center on the lakefront off East 9th Street.

Currently -- "Frogs" through Jan. 6, the Great Lakes Science Center off E. 9th St. in Cleveland.

Currently -- "A Day at the Beach," "Life, Thoughts & Garments: Linda Ohrn-McDaniel Recent Works," "Resist: A World of Resist Dye Techniques" and "Fashion Timeline," the Kent State Museum, front campus at Kent State campus, E. Main Street in Kent.

Currently -- Exhibits include "Tying the Knot: Cleveland Wedding Fashions," "Domare: The Art and History of Italian Stone Carving in Northeast Ohio," "East vs. West: Cleveland, the Western Reserve and the Midwest" and Kidzbits Family Education Center, (Crawford Auto Museum is under renovationand closed), the Western Reserve Historical Society museum, University Circle off Euclid Ave., far east side of Cleveland.

Currently -- "Adolph Gottlieb: Art in 3-D," "Gravity and Grace: Monumental Work by El Anatsui," "Robert Stivers: Veiled Image" and "The Anniversary Show: Commemorative Art Through the Years," the

Akron Museum of Art, E. Market.

Currently -- "Modern Gothic: The Etchings of John Taylor Arms," "Youth and Beauty: Art of the American Twenties" and "DIY: Photographers and Books," Cleveland Museum of Art, East Blvd. in Univ. Circle, east side Cleveland.

Currently -- "50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic" through Jan. 13, "Whales/Tohor" through Jan. 27, Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Univ. Crl.

Currently -- "Citrus Garden: Luxury of the Day" through Oct. 28, Stan Hywet Hall / Gardens, N. Portage Path, northwest Akron.

Nov. 9-11 -- Christkindl Markt, 10-7 Friday, 9:30-6 Saturday, 10-4 Sunday, Cultural Center for the Arts, Market Ave. North, Canton.

Nov. 9-11 -- Fabulous Food Show, IX Center near Hopkins Airport, southwest side Cleveland.

Nov. 10-11 -- 38th annual Holiday Mart, 9 to 5 Saturday, 11 to 4 Sunday, Summit County fairgrounds arena, Howe Road in Tallmadge.

Nov. 10-11 -- Reflections of Nature Quilt Show, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Nature Center in the Rocky River Reservation in North Olmsted.

Nov. 11 -- Bill Maher, evening, E.J. Thomas Hall, Univ. of Akron.

Nov. 16-18 -- IX Christmas Connection, IX Center near Hopkins Airport in southwest Cleveland.

Nov. 23-25, 29-30, Dec. 1-2, 6-9, 13-23, 26-30 -- Deck the Hall, 5-8 p.m., Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens, North Portage Path, Akron.

Dec. 29 -- Comedian Jeff Dunham, 8 p.m., the Wolstein Center, CUS, E. 18th and Carnegie Ave.