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Published: Thursday, 2/6/2014

PEACH WEEKENDER

Theater Calendar: 2-6

BLADE STAFF

Except where indicated, area codes are 419.

PROFESSIONAL

Rock of Ages: Stranahan Theater, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd., today, Fri., 8; Sat., 2 and 8; Sun., 2 and 7; Tickets, $28-$68, from 381-8851, stranahantheater.com, or at the box office.

COMMUNITY

Love Letters: Toledo Repertoire Theatre, 16 10th St.; Feb. 14 and Feb. 15, 8; Feb. 16, 2:30. Tickets, $20, from 243-9277, toledorep.org.

Reckless: Toledo School for the Arts production at Toledo Repertoire Theatre, 16 10th St.; today, Fri., Sat., 7; Sun., 2:30. Tickets, $14 -$8, from 246-8732, ext. 226.

The Things They Carried: Ohio Northern University, Freed Center, Biggs Theatre, Ada, Ohio; appropriate for high school audiences and older; Feb. 13, 9:30 a.m. Tickets, $5-$20, from 772-1900, boxoffice@onu.edu.

Ohio Has Talent!: 20 local and regional performers competing for cash prizes determined by audience votes; Niswonger Performing Arts Center, 10700 State Rt. 118 S., Van Wert; 238-6722; Sat., 7. Tickets, $10-$25, from NPAC ticket office, Mon.-Fri., noon- 4, or npacvw.org.

READINGS

Poet Ashley Eichner: Featured Lines reading series, Launch Pad Cooperative, 911 Jefferson Ave.; Wed., 8. No charge.

FILMS

Bachelor Mother (1939): Reel Talk Film Series, Way Library, 101 E. Indiana Ave., Perrysburg, 874-3135; Feb. 13, 10 a.m.; no charge. Guest speaker is Mike Hough.

Death Becomes Her (1992) "Love Stinks" Film Series, Ohio Theatre and Event Center, 3114 Lagrange St., 261-4088; Sat., 4. Tickets $5 adults, $1 for children when accompanied by an adult.

The Break-Up (2006) "Love Stinks" Film Series, Ohio Theatre and Event Center, 3114 Lagrange St., 261-4088; Sat., 7. Tickets $5 adults, $1 for children when accompanied by an adult.

Vertigo (1958): Valentine Theatre Silver Screen Classics Film Series; 400 N. Superior St., 242-2787; Fri., 7:30. Tickets, $5 at the door.

Rashomon (1950, Japanese) Valentine Theatre Arthouse Film Series; 400 N. Superior St., 242-2787; Sun., 2. Tickets, $5 at the door.

Nosferatu (1922, Germany): Bowling Green State University International Film Series, Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall; today, 7:30. No charge.

Juice (1992): Tuesdays at the Gish Film Series, Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall; Tues., 7:30. No charge.

COMEDY

SNL Package, Dean Edwards and Brooks Wheelan: Toledo Funny Bone at Levis Commons, 6140 Levis Commons Blvd., Perrysburg; today, 7:30, Fri., 8 and 10:30, Sat., 7 and 10, and Sun., 7:30. Tickets, $17-$25, from 931-3474 or funnybonecentral.com/​venues/​toledo.

AUDITIONS

Open auditions for Fremont Community Theatre's May production of the Tony Award-winning musical The Drowsy Chaperone will be Sunday and Monday at 7 p.m. at 1551 Dickinson St., Fremont. Candidates should prepare 16-32 measures of a Broadway-style song. An accompanist will be provided and there will be readings from the script. Information, including a list of characters and vocal ranges and a synopsis of the show, is at fremontcommunitytheatre.org. The production is being directed by Mitchell Antesky and Mindie Ottney, and will be performed in May.



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