ARTS JAM: Free Melodrama “Saved by the Serendipity Circus”

Geauga Lyric Theater Guild’s Angela Miloro-Hansen will present a traditional melodrama, “Saved by the Serendipity Circus.” It will be a free performance at 2:00 p.m. this Saturday, June 8, at Geauga Theater, complete with the historically correct booing and hissing from the audience. It is part of “The HeART of Geauga ARTS JAM” taking place all day on and around Chardon Square, beginning at noon.

Theatrical performances, dance, music, poetry and the visual arts will be featured as part of the ARTS JAM. There will be many opportunities for audience participation, including workshops and demonstrations for participants of all ages, and many family-friendly activities for younger artists.

There will be live music in the Gazebo all afternoon – and in all, more than 50 performers and performing groups will participate throughout the day.

There will be live music in the Gazebo all afternoon – and in all, more than 50 performers and performing groups will participate throughout the day. Arts activities and performances will also be hosted at selected Main Street merchants. You can view a schedule of events on the web, or schedules will be available on the Square the day of the event. Friend Geauga Lyric Theater Guild on Facebook, and go to the ARTS JAM Facebook event for artist line-up.

Serendipity Circus

The Arts Jam will culminate in an evening performance, “The Artist Within”, at Geauga Theater beginning at 8 p.m. The performance will feature community members who lead double lives as fine artists. Former WKSU radio personality and folk music guru Jim Blum will host the evening.

Events during the day and evening will be free or of nominal charge to the public.

Events during the day and evening will be free or of nominal charge to the public. Seating for the evening performance is limited and will be available on a first come basis.

Gold level sponsors of the event include: Geauga Council for Arts and Culture, The Geauga Lyric Theater Guild, The Junction Auto Family and the Burr Funeral Home. Bronze sponsors include: The Alvord Agency Insurance and Precision Orthopaedic Specialties, Inc., and the Geauga County Maple Leaf.

The ARTS JAM will begin at noon on June 8. The Geauga Theater is located on Chardon Square, at 101 Water Street. For more information about the Arts Jam, go to the website or contact Geauga Council for Arts and Culture at 440-537-3344. For more information about Geauga Lyric Theater Guild, go online or call 440-286-2255.

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