Fox 8’s own Wayne Dawson read ‘Twas the night before Christmas’ over the weekend with the Cleveland Pops Orchestra kicking off the holiday season.
The very existence of this Fall preview section should bring joy to any classical music lover’s heart. After months of occasional, scattered events, many of them outdoors, there now are enough traditional concerts on the books by groups all over Northeast Ohio to compile an entire catalog looking forward as far as May.
Theatergoers will have to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or show proof of a recent negative test in order to attend shows at Playhouse Square. The new policy, issued on top of the existing mask mandate for all audience members regardless of vaccination status, goes into effect on September 30.
A free Labor Day concert by The Cleveland Pops Orchestra and baritone vocalist Lester Lynch took over Ely Square on Saturday night drew music lovers downtown.