July 13

Wreck It Ralph—Pictures on the Plaza

Wednesday, July 13, 2022 at 7:30 PM

Free, family-friendly activities starting at 7:30 PM with a free movie starting at 8:30 PM Our Sponsors Presented in Collaboration with Mansfield/Richland County Public Library Sponsored byIdea WorksLittle Buckeye Children's MuseumNationwide Children's HospitalRichland County Foundation

July 30

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July 30August 7

Meredith Willson’s The Music Man

Saturday, July 30, 2022 at 8:00 PM (Other Show Times)

Funny, warm, romantic and touching, The Music Man is family entertainment at its best. Meredith Willson's six-time, Tony Award-winning musical comedy has been entertaining audiences since 1957 and is a family-friendly story to be shared with every generation. About The Show The Music Man follows fast-talking traveling salesman, Harold Hill, as he cons the people...

August 10

Finding Nemo—Pictures on the Plaza

Wednesday, August 10, 2022 at 7:30 PM

Free, family-friendly activities starting at 7:30 PM with a free movie starting at 8:30 PM Our Sponsors Presented in Collaboration with Mansfield/Richland County Public Library Sponsored byIdea WorksLittle Buckeye Children's MuseumNationwide Children's HospitalRichland County Foundation

August 20

35th Annual T.S.I.A. (Third Saturday in August)

Saturday, August 20, 2022 at 8:00 PM

The 35th Annual T.S.I.A. (Third Saturday in August) Comedy Club returns to the Renaissance Stage! Featuring performances by top comedians! For tickets, contact Sam: 419-610-4361 or tpi1@richnet.net, or the Renaissance Box Office: 419-522-2726.

September 9

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September 9September 11

Seussical Jr.—MY Theatre

Friday, September 9, 2022 at 7:00 PM (Other Show Times)

With music, book, and lyrics by Tony Award winners Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens, Seussical, Jr. features Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and everyone’s favorite Dr. Seuss characters, as they’re brought to life onstage in this delightful and energetic musical extravaganza.The Cat in the Hat narrates the story of Horton the Elephant,...

September 10

Seussical Jr.—MY Theatre (Sensory-Friendly)

Saturday, September 10, 2022 at 1:00 PM

Seussical Jr. (Sensory-Friendly) will begin MY Theatre’s sixth season of sensory-friendly performances of youth theatre musicals for families with children and adults on the autism-spectrum and other developmental disabilities. This production is best suited for those audience members who are 12 years of age and older, and their families; but audience members of any age...

September 17

An American Journey—Mansfield Symphony

Saturday, September 17, 2022 at 8:00 PM

Dedicated to American composers and the beauty of America, “An American Journey” features Samuel Barber’s First Essay for Orchestra and Violin Concerto with Concertmaster Victor Beyens, Zhou Tian’s Transcend (written in commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad), and Aaron Copland’s Lincoln Portrait. Conducted by Octavio Más-Arocas Featured Repertoire First Essay for Orchestra,...

September 25

The Phantom of the Opera—Film, Featuring The Mighty Wurlitzer Organ

Sunday, September 25, 2022 at 2:30 PM

The Renaissance Theatre will present the silent film The Phantom of the Opera with live organ accompaniment by Jay Spencer in a hybrid film-performance on September 25 at 2:30 PM About The Show The film, adapted from Gaston Leroux’s 1910 novel, The Phantom of the Opera was originally released in 1925 as a silent horror...

October 1

Foreigners Journey, Featuring Constantine Maroulis

Saturday, October 1, 2022 at 8:00 PM

The music and energy of two legendary stadium rock bands comes together in one electrifying show! Now starring two-time Tony Nominated Star of Broadway's Rock of Ages and American Idol Icon—Constantine Maroulis! Bringing you the classic hits by Foreigner and Journey provide a crowd-pleasing night of unforgettable music. Not only heightened to new face melting...

October 7

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October 7October 16

Next to Normal

Friday, October 7, 2022 at 8:00 PM (Other Show Times)

Next to Normal, with book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey and music by Tom Kitt, explores how one suburban household copes with crisis and mental illness. Winner of three 2009 Tony Awards, including Best Musical Score and the 2010 Pulitzer Prize, Next to Normal was also chosen as "one of the year's ten best shows"...

October 20

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October 20October 21

Operation Bridge Building—Mansfield Symphony

Thursday, October 20, 2022 at 9:45 AM (Other Show Times)

The Renaissance Education Department with the Mansfield Symphony is announcing a special opportunity for students to experience the Operation Bridge Building program live at the Renaissance Theatre. About Operation Bridge Building Operation Bridge Building started in 2008 and is the Mansfield Symphony's major education initiative for local schools. The program is designed to both enhance...

October 22

Mansfield Symphony Idol: Pops Concert

Saturday, October 22, 2022 at 7:30 PM

Back by popular demand, the symphony singing competition returns with a new look. "Mansfield Symphony Idol" will feature a singing competition with live judges and music from the movies. Mansfield Symphony Idol contestants will be selected via a video contest this summer to find talented local singers, who submitted a video of themselves singing a...

October 28

The World’s Premier Johnny Cash Tribute—Terry Lee Goffee

Friday, October 28, 2022 at 8:00 PM

“The Man in Black” will live on for generations to come as Terry Lee Goffee keeps the music of Johnny Cash alive as the “World’s Premier” tribute to the country legend. Witness the unmistakable sound, look, and feel of Johnny Cash’s music in person. Our Sponsors Avita Health System Concert Series

October 29

The Rocky Horror Picture Show—Film

Saturday, October 29, 2022 at 8:00 PM

Probably the oddest, most off-the-wall cult film ever made, this kinky rock ‘n’ roll science fiction horror satire is everybody’s favorite midnight show. A young couple stumbles into a castle inhabited by weirdos from the planet Transylvania including Dr. Frank N. Furter (Tim Curry) a transvestite Frankenstein in rhinestone heels. A marvelous musical spoof that...

November 19

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November 19December 4

Sister Act: The Musical

Saturday, November 19, 2022 at 8:00 PM (Other Show Times)

Sister Act: The Musical returns to the Renaissance! Sister Act is the feel-good musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film that has audiences jumping to their feet! Featuring original music by Tony- and eight-time Oscar winner, Alan Menken (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors), this uplifting musical was nominated for...

December 17

December 17

December 17

Holiday Pops—Mansfield Symphony Orchestra & Chorus

Saturday, December 17, 2022 at 8:00 PM (Other Show Times)

A family favorite, the Mansfield Symphony Orchestra and Chorus ring in the season with an enchanting concert of traditional holiday classics along with new favorites, featuring a mix of contemporary and classic holiday repertoire and beloved carols! Conducted by Octavio Más-Arocas Our Sponsors OhioHealth Symphony Series

December 18

The Muppet Christmas Carol—Film

Sunday, December 18, 2022 at 2:30 PM

In this beloved holiday film, the Muppets perform the classic Dickens holiday tale, with Kermit the Frog playing Bob Cratchit, the put-upon clerk of stingy Ebenezer Scrooge (Michael Caine). Other Muppets—Miss Piggy, Gonzo, Fozzie Bear and Sam the Eagle—weave in and out of the story, while Scrooge receives visits from spirits of three Christmases—past, present...

February 11

Drew Lynch

Saturday, February 11, 2023 at 8:00 PM

Drew Lynch captured the hearts of America with his Golden Buzzer performance on Season 10 of America’s Got Talent, where he finished in second place. Since, Drew has appeared on IFC’s Maron and CONAN, and amassed over 2 million subscribers on Youtube. Drew was born in Indianapolis, grew up in Las Vegas, and currently lives...

March 4

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March 4March 12

Something Rotten!

Saturday, March 4, 2023 at 8:00 PM (Other Show Times)

Set in the 1590s, brothers Nick and Nigel Bottom are desperate to write a hit play but are stuck in the shadow of that Renaissance rock star, William Shakespeare. When a local soothsayer foretells that the future of theatre involves singing, dancing and acting at the same time, Nick and Nigel set out to write...

April 14

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April 14April 23

Follies tells the story of a group of Zigfield-style chorus girls who reunite on the stage of their legendary theatre one last time before it meets the wrecking ball. Faded dreams, unrequited love, and the ghosts of the past all intersect in one of the acclaimed musicals of all times. The soaring score includes "Losing...

May 27

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May 27June 4

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Saturday, May 27, 2023 at 8:00 PM (Other Show Times)

A musical about four nobodies in New York writing a musical, premiered on Broadway in 2008 and has quickly become a theatrical favorite. This musical comedy tackles the creative process in hilarious fashion, while focusing on the heart beneath it all and what it means to be an artist. Directed by Ryan Shealy Our Sponsors...

June 9

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This Too Shall Pass—Emerging Artists

Friday, June 9, 2023 at 8:00 PM (Other Show Times)

Inspired by Dante’s Inferno, Allie Carter and Aaron Nicolas have created a musical journey through the personal hell of one man as the last fourteen years of his life unfold to reveal a labyrinth of betrayal, lies, manipulation, guilt, sexual debauchery and murder. It’s a stunning visual and musical experience that combines storytelling with modern...