Dec. 26 -- Trans-Siberian Orchestra, 3 and 8 p.m., the Quicken Loans Arena, Prospect Avenue.

Dec. 26 -- Carlos Jones and PLUS Band, Honey Honey, 9 p.m., House of Blues, downtown Cleveland.

Dec. 27 -- Bruce in the USA, 8 p.m., the House of Blues, Cleveland.

Dec. 27 -- Holy Revival and Bruce in the USA, evening, the House of Blues, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.

Dec. 28 -- Third Eye Blind, evening, House of Blues in Cleveland.

Dec. 28 -- Jazz at the Civic, 8 p.m., Akron Civic Theater, downtown.

Dec. 28 -- Third Eye Blind, 8 p.m., the House of Blues in Cleveland.

Dec. 28 -- The Speedbumps holiday concert, evening, Kent Stage.

Dec. 29 -- Chimaira Christmas 13, evening, the House of Blues.

Dec. 29 -- Girls with Guitars, 8 p.m., Akron Civic Theater, downtown.

Dec. 29 -- Jim Brickman, 8 p.m., Severance Hall in Cleveland.

Dec. 31 -- New Year's Eve with Michael Stanley and the Resonators, evening, the House of Blues.

Dec. 31 -- Red Wanting Blue, evening, the Kent Stage in Kent.

Dec. 31 -- Cleveland Pops Orchestra's The Best of Broadway, 9 p.m., Severance Hall in Cleveland.

Jan. 6 -- Elvis Birthday Tribute, Playhouse Square in Cleveland.

Jan. 9 -- Little Feat, evening, the Kent Stage, E. Main in Kent.

Jan. 11, 13 -- 17th annual Tri-C High School Rock Off, House of Blues.

Jan. 15 -- "Guster," evening, the House of Blues in Cleveland.

Jan. 18 -- The Barkays, 7 and 9 p.m., Tangier, West Market, Akron.

Jan. 19 -- Pieces of a Dream, evening, Tangier, West Market, Akron.

Jan. 20 -- Billy Cobham's Spectrum 40, evening, W. Market in Akron.

Jan. 29 -- Flogging Molly, evening, House of Blues, Cleveland.

Feb. 17 -- Matchbox Twenty, Akron Civic Theater, downtown.

Feb. 19 -- Passion Pity, Matt and Kim, evening, Cleveland Masonic Auditorium, E. 36th St., Cleveland.

Feb. 22 -- Daryl Hall, John Oates, evening, the Akron Civic Theater, South Main in downtown Akron.

Feb. 28 -- Muse, 7 p.m., the Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland.

March 3 -- Brit Floyd (Pink Floyd tribute), 7 p.m., Akron Civic Theater.

March 9 -- Bon Jovi, 7:40 p.m., Q Arena in downtown Cleveland.


Jan. 8-9 -- "Shrek: The Musical," E.J. Thomas Hall, U. of Akron.

Jan. 10-26 -- "Next Fall," Weathervane Playhouse, north side of Akron.

Jan. 15-27 -- "Priscilla, Queen of the Desert: The Musical," Playhouse Square on Euclid Avenue.

Jan. 17-20 -- "Spank! The Fifty Shades Parody," Playhouse Square Center, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.

Jan. 22 -- Yo Gabba Gabba Live, 3:30 and 6:30 p.m., Akron Civic Theater, S. Main Street, downtown.

Feb. 5-10 -- "Les Miserables," Palace Theater at Playhouse Square, Euclid Ave., downtown Cleveland.

Feb. 15-16 -- Stomp, E.J. Thomas Hall on University of Akron's campus.

Feb. 17-20 -- The Peking Acrobats, Playhouse Square Center.

March 5-6 -- "Hair," E.J. Thomas Hall on University of Akron's campus.

April 9-10 -- "Dream Girls," E.J. Thomas Hall, University of Akron.


Currently -- "To the Arctic," "Sea Rex" and "Santa vs. the Snowman," the Omnimax Theater at the Great Lakes Science Center on the lakefront off East 9th Street in Cleveland.

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

Currently -- "Undress: Shaping Fashion and Private Life," "Life, Thoughts & Garments: Linda Ohrn-McDaniel Recent Works," "Resist: A World of Resist Dye Techniques," "Fandemonium" and "Fashion Timeline," the Kent State Museum, front campus at Kent State campus off East Main St., east of downtown 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," "Shattered Dreams Revisited: The Death & Rebirth of the Midwest Industrial City" and Kidzbits Family Education Center, (Crawford Auto Museum is under renovation; will reopen Feb. 2), the Western Reserve Historical Society museum, University Circle off Euclid Ave., far east side Cleveland.

Currently -- "Adolph Gottlieb: Sculptor," "Detroit Disassembled," "Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsul," "Robert Stivers: Veiled Image," "New Artifacts: Works by Brent Kee Young and Sungsoo Kim" and "The Anniversary Show: Commemorative Art Through the Years," the Akron Museum of Art, East Market Street.

Currently -- "Studio Glass in Focus," "DIY: Photographers and Books," "Mary Cassatt and the Feminine Ideal in 19th Century Paris," "Wari: Lords of the Ancient Andes," William H. Johnson, Cleveland Museum of Art, East Blvd. in Univ. Circle area of east side Cleveland.

Currently -- "50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic" through Jan. 13, "Whales-Tohor" through Jan. 27 and "Fieldwork: Soldiers, Sailors and Stones," Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Univ. Crl.

Currently -- "Printing Practice: Religious Prints from the Renaissance" (through Dec. 23), "Religion, Ritual and Performance in the Renaissance" (through June 30, 2013) and "Religion, Ritual and Performance in Modern and Contemporary Art" (through June 30, 2013), Allen Memorial Art Museum on the Oberlin College campus.

Now-Jan. 1 -- Winter Waterland, Greater Cleveland Aquarium, west bank of the Flats in Cleveland.

Dec. 27 -- Harlem Globetrotters, 7 p.m., the Q Arena, Cleveland.

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

Dec. 31 -- First Night Akron, New Year's Eve activities in downtown.

Jan. 9-13 -- Ohio RV Supershow, the IX Center near Hopkins Airport on southwest side of Cleveland.

Jan. 11-21 -- Disney on Ice, Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland.

Jan. 28 -- Fitness-nutrition expert William H. Dietz in Town Hall speaker series, 6, Ohio Theater.

Feb. 15-17 -- Monster Jam, Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland.