Past Events - 2017
October 15, 2017
STEPHEN STILLS & JUDY COLLINS
Powers Auditorium in the DeYor Performing Arts Center - Youngstown, OH
50 years ago, singer-songwriter Stephen Still met singer-songwriter Judy Collins, known for her piercing ocean blue eyes. Their tumultuous love affair would later be immortalized by Stills with his composition “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes,” performed by Crosby, Stills & Nash on their landmark debut. Both artists would go gone to shape modern music with visionary approaches, but Stills and Collins’ short fiery union remains a transformative era for the two artists.
September 18, 2017
The Vagina Monolgues
Ford Family Recital Hall - Youngstown, OH
TV's Reality Housewives will perform a special event performance of Eve Ensler's award winning stage hit show, THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES at Powers Auditorium in the DeYor Performing Arts Center on Monday September 18, 2017 at 8 pm.
Brandi Glanville of Beverly Hills, Teresa Giudice of New Jersey and Ashley Darby of Potomac will be performing in the stage play reading. The award winning show tells the truth about a woman's place in the world through funny, revealing and vivid monologues - holding nothing back! The Housewives are live and in person in this often outrageous and always heartfelt tribute to women and their strength. It's a chance to see the most famous reality stars live and in person.
May 11, 2017
Stambaugh Auditorium - Youngstown, OH
Styx draws from over four decades of barn burning chart hits, joyous sing-a-longs, and hard-driving deep cuts. Like a symphony that builds to a satisfying crescendo, a Styx set covers a wide range of stylistic cornerstones. Some of their biggest hits include: “Fooling Yourself,” “Lorelei,” “Too Much Time on My Hands,” “Boat on the River,” “The Grand Illusion,” “Blue Collar Man,” “Lady,” “Miss America,” “Man in the Wilderness,” “Crystal Ball,” “Come Sail Away,” and “Renegade.”
Styx was formed in Chicago in 1972. They became the first band to have four triple-platinum albums in a row with The Grand Illusion (1977), Pieces of Eight (1978), Cornerstone (1979), and Paradise Theater (1981).
March 11, 2017
VICKI LAWRENCE AND MAMA:
A TWO-WOMAN SHOW
Lorain Palace Theater - Lorain, OH
Emmy Award- winning comedienne Vicki Lawrence is one of the most beloved television personalities of her generation. Plucked out of total obscurity as a high school senior, Vicki went on to become part of the now-legendary cast of the "Carol Burnett Show." "I went to the Harvard School of Comedy in front of America," says Ms. Lawrence of her Burnett Show training. In the seventh season, and hundreds of hilarious sketches later, at the ripe, old age of 24, Vicki created her most endearing character to date,Thelma Harper, or "Mama" as she is better known to her fans.
January 13, 2017
Powers Auditorium - Youngstown
Playing extended solos and group improvisations at their concerts, Glass Harp is recognized as one of the early pioneers of jam rock. The current members are Grammy-nominated guitarist Phil Keaggy, bassist Dan Pecchio and drummer John Sferra. They are a power trio in the tradition of Cream, the Jimi Hendrix Experience and the James Gang. Glass Harp released three studio albums on Decca Records "Glass Harp" (1970), “It Makes Me Glad” (1971) and “Synergy” (1972).
January 7, 2017
Powers Auditorium - Youngstown
Drew Anthony is one of the worldʼs ﬁnest Dean Martin impersonators. “It is an honor to play Dean Martin, I have great respect for what he was able to do with his life. I enjoy playing him, I appreciate his work and I do the best I can with every performance to be sincere, accurate, and respectful to the memory of Dean Martin.”
Direct from Las Vegas, ‘Dean Lives’ celebrates the joy that only Dean Martin could bring to the masses, as well as the pride he gave to being Italian-American. During the 90 minute multimedia musical journey, Drew performs Dean’s most beloved hit songs with a beautifully arranged 12 piece orchestra. DEAN LIVES features Anthony as “Dean Martin” joined by actors playing Marilyn Monroe, Peggy Lee and Jerry Lewis.