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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!

  • November 16 (multi-day)

    Cinderella: The Broadway Musical

    November 16

    From November 16-December 5, you can watch Cinderella from the comfort of your home as many times as you want. After purchase, you will get an email confirmation with the URL to...

  • December 5

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    December 5

    Cinderella: The Broadway Musical

    December 5 (Other Show Times)

    The Sunday, November 22 performance is SOLD OUT. Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella is the Tony Award®-winning musical from the creators of South Pacific and The Sound of Music that’s delighting audiences with its surprisingly contemporary...

  • December 6

    Film: The Polar Express

    December 6

    The Academy Award-winning team of Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump, Cast Away) reunite for The Polar Express, an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children’s book by...

  • December 12

    December 12

    December 12

    Winter Wonderland Showcase

    December 12 (Other Show Times)

    Dance and Sing your way into the Holiday Season featuring dancers from the Richland Academy of the Arts and vocalists from Pioneer Performing Arts School, RYOT, and MY Theatre.

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

Recent events have forced us to close our doors, and as difficult and disappointing as this time has been for audiences and artists alike, it was undoubtedly the right decision for the health and safety of all.