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Live & Engaging

Welcome to the Renaissance Performing Arts Association — your source for live and engaging arts and entertainment in North Central Ohio! We look forward to seeing you at our beautiful historic venue soon for one of our programs!

  • January 23

    January 23February 6

    January 23February 6

    Dreamgirls: The Virtual Concert Experience

    January 23 (Other Show Times)

    Originally having opened on Broadway on December 20th, 1981, this dazzling musical was nominated for an astounding 13 Tony Awards and went on to become a critically-acclaimed motion picture starring...

  • March 6

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    March 6March 14

    The final collaboration between Rodgers & Hammerstein destined to become the world’s most beloved musical. Featuring a trove of cherished songs, including “Climb Ev’ry Mountain,” “My Favorite Things,” “Do Re...

  • March 20

    Mansfield Symphony Orchestra: West Side Story

    March 20

    The music from one of the best musicals ever written will be performed on this concert – Leonard Bernstein’s West Side Story. In West Side Story, Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is transported to...

  • March 21

    Youth Strings: Spring Concert

    March 21

    Under the direction of Anthony Springer, the region’s most talented young string musicians perform as the Mansfield Symphony Youth Strings in their final concert of the season. Sponsored by With...

The Mansfield Symphony Orchestra

Experience the excitement and beauty of live symphony. The Mansfield Symphony Orchestra is now in its third year under the dynamic baton of Music Director Octavio Más-Arocas.

Support the Local Arts

You are the key to our success. Thank you for always being a supporter of arts in our community and thank you for Supporting the Renaissance. Your donation can help the Renaissance do great things!

Our Historic Theatre

The Renaissance Theatre, located halfway between Cleveland and Columbus, has earned its place on the National Register of Historic Landmarks.


It is the mission of Renaissance Performing Arts to engage, educate, and inspire our community by creating memorable experiences.

Investing in the Future

The Renaissance Education Department strives to enhance the vibrancy of our community by providing quality arts experiences that engage and educate across generations.

Our Series Presenters

Our Commitment to You

The pandemic has made us reimagine the way we provide quality entertainment to you. Following state-mandated guidelines, we have a thorough health and safety plan for our patrons, performers, volunteers and staff.