Annie: The Musical

Renaissance Performing Arts Association
Saturday, November 17, 2018
8:00 pm
Sunday, November 18, 2018
2:30 pm

Worldwide phenomenon and winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical, “Annie” tells the story of a pluckly orphan who is determined to find the parents who abandoned her on the doorstep of an orphanage, run by the cruel, embittered Miss Hannigan. Reminding us that the sun always comes out “Tomorrow,” Annie is a fun-filled adventure of luck, love, and positivity in the face of adversity. For more information, including ticket information, please call 419-522-2726 or visit

Christmas at Kingwood

Kingwood Center Gardens
November 24 - December 30, 2018
Thursdays – Sundays; 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Closed December 2nd, 24th, and 25th

Kingwood will host a variety of activities and enjoyments such as live music, dozens of uniquely trimmed Christmas trees, many photo ops, a beautifully decorated Greenhouse serving hot cocoa and cookies, outdoor light displays, outdoor campfire, and more! A holiday experience for the whole family, Kingwood’s grand entrance into their historic Kingwood Hall will display a towering 18 foot Christmas tree decorated in dazzling silver and gold ornaments, garlands and ribbons. Rooms will be adorned with holiday ornamentation and design. Admission is $5 per person, Children 6 and under FREE, Members/Volunteers are FREE (This includes access to Kingwood Hall and the Tree Walk in the Meeting Hall). For more information, please call 419-522-0211 or visit

Elf The Musical JR

Mansfield Playhouse
Friday, November 30 - Saturday, December 1, 2018
7:00 pm
Friday, December 7 - Saturday, December 8, 2018
7:00 pm
Friday, December 14 - Saturday, December 15, 2018
7:00 pm
Sunday, December 16, 2018
2:30 pm

Based on the beloved holiday film, this hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity. For more information, including ticket information, please call 419-522-2883 or visit

Holiday Prelude: Mansfield Symphony Youth Orchestra

Renaissance Performing Arts Association
Sunday, December 2, 2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Performing a holiday concert under the direction of Randy Heidlebaugh, the Mansfield Symphony Youth Orchestra is made up of North Central Ohio’s finest youth musicians, primarily in high school from a 12-county region. For more information, including ticket information, please call 419-522-2726 or visit

Neos Dance Theatre’s A 1940s Nutcracker

Renaissance Performing Arts Association
Saturday, December 8, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sunday, December 9, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Nutcracker comes with great anticipation for families and children of all ages. Neos Dance Theatre presents a timeless tale as an original production with dazzling visual effects. A 1940’s Nutcracker, set in Mansfield, Ohio takes a twist from the original tale by paying homage to an iconic age of film, fashion, American Christmas traditions, the industrial age, and WWII. For more information, including ticket information, please call 419-522-2726 or visit

Family Art Night – Elf on the Shelf

Mansfield Art Center
Friday, December 14, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Mansfield Art Center for monthly Family Art Night where an instructor will demonstrate the project step by step. F.A.N. is designed to accommodate a variety of skill levels. Classes are perfect for families, beginners, kids and adults. Clay projects will be glazed then left at the center to be fired. Pieces will be ready for pick-up in 2-3 weeks. Ages: 6 years – Adult | $15 per person. For more information, or to register, please visit