Stow Players' annual Wine & Cheese open house will be Sept. 11 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Heritage Barn, 5238 Young Road in Silver Springs Park in Stow.

Many current members, actors, directors, Board members and others will be there to discuss the onstage, offstage, and backstage workings of one of the area's oldest community theaters. Learn all about the upcoming season and the many, many ways Stow Players can use your support. Season tickets will be available, and club membership and sponsorship can be obtained as well.

At 3 p.m., those attending also can see a performance of "Myrtle Beach Sunrise" by Vivian C. Lermond of Columbus, Ohio. Winner of the 2016 Weathervane 8x10 Theaterfest. The cast includes Pat Robertell-Hudson, Bill Morgan, and Marci Paolucci, under the direction of April Deming.

Dress is casual and everyone attending is encouraged to bring a friend. RSVP's are encouraged, too, by calling 234-206-0128.

The 2016-17 season includes "Nightmare in Stow," a special Halloween presentation under the direction of Brian Westerley, from Oct. 27 through 30; "The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical," directed by Dave Stebbins, from Nov. 18 through Dec. 10; "The Velveteen Rabbit," Jan. 27 through Feb. 11, 2017, under the direction of Pat Robertell-Hudson; and "Sex Please, We're Sixty," a giggle fest for folks of a certain age, running March 10 through 25, under the directions of Bill Morgan.

For further information, visit the Stow Players website at or email at