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Great Lakes Theater Outreach – Huck Finn!

Great Lakes Theater is excited to announce the 2018 free outreach touring production, HUCK FINN!
Based on the novel The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain and adapted by Eric Schmiedl.
SYNOPSIS: Two runaways – a boy and a slave – team-up for adventure on the mighty Mississippi! Huckleberry Finn finds freedom on the run, out-thinking colorful con-men, narrowly escaping a family feud, and even passing as a girl as he and Jim make their way down the “big river.” On the journey, they learn lessons of integrity, dignity, and friendship. At turns dramatic then hilarious, two performers and one storytelling troubadour play a dozen characters in this timeless tale, uniquely adapted from Mark Twain’s classic American novel. Recommended for Students in Grades 3 through 8 (and up). Join us for this free presentation on Saturday, February 10 at 2pm.

 

 

Meet Florence Kling Harding

Come celebrate President’s Day with us on Sunday, February 18 at 2:00 p.m. by meeting Florence Kling Harding, U.S. First Lady 1921-1923. Mrs. Harding, an Ohio Native, became the First Lady of the United States upon the election of her husband, Warren G. Harding.
Mrs. Harding was an outspoken advocate of women’s rights, the rights of veterans, animals and immigrants. She was a strong woman, made stronger by the difficulties and tragedies in her life.
This First Lady will be portrayed by Craig Schermer, a graduate of John Carroll University with a major in Russian Imperial History. He has studied the First Ladies most of his life and spent nearly ten years as the historian for the National First Ladies Library in Canton, Ohio.
Mr. Schermer’s charming and informative portrayal of Mrs. Harding will be followed by a reception with light refreshments.

Reserved seat tickets are $15 and can be purchased in person or by phone (440-331-0403) at the Box Office Wednesday through Saturday 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm or online at Buy Tickets

Proceeds will be used toward operating costs of the 2017-2018 season.

 

Ghosts of the North Coast

From Lake Erie monsters to cursed Carousel horses to haunted wineries, Doug Dziama and Jennifer Dziama Teed explore some of the mysteries, legends and ghost tales of Northern Ohio. Their presentation will be on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 2 p.m.
Light refreshments will follow the presentation. Copies of their book , Ghosts of the North Coast, will be available to purchase for $8.95 (cash only).

Reserved seat tickets are $15 and can be purchased in person or by phone (440-331-0403) at the Box Office Wednesday through Saturday 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm or online at Buy Tickets

Proceeds will be used toward operating costs of the 2017-2018 season.

 

Outreach –
Clague & Company

“Let Us Entertain You”

Clague & Company, the community outreach program of Clague Playhouse, is available to present entertainment for clubs, groups, local organizations, senior citizens centers, private parties, and special occasions.

 

Presentations are appropriate for most groups and all ages. Currently, there are two skits available:

  • The comedy skit, “The Ladies of the Mop”, tells the performance dreams of four cleaning ladies, hired to clean up a theatre after an evening performance, all in rhyme.
  • The next comedy skit is “The Committee Meeting”, takes a humorous look at what goes on at many organization/club meetings.

 

Skits are performed on a donation basis and all proceeds directly benefit Clague Playhouse.

 

For more information and/or to schedule a performance, please contact the Clague Playhouse Box Office 440-331-0403.

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