The HeArd: Theatrical Sign-Interpretation for Performing Arts Events .........................................

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Announcing The HeArd Performance Schedule Fall 2013 - Summer 2014

Joseph Kesselring's Arsenic and Old Lace
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Fine Arts Association in Willoughby
38660 Mentor Avenue, Willoughby, Ohio 44094, Ticket Office(v): 440-951-7500

Performing interpreters: Erin LaFountain, Vince Reddy, Larry Nehring


Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 3:00 PM
Great Lakes Theater's Hanna Theatre at PlayhouseSquare in Cleveland
2067 East Fourteenth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44115; Phone(v): 216-241-6000

Performing interpreters: Merry Beth Pietila, Debi Epstein, & Mark Howdieshell


Geoff Cobham & Roz Hervey's Me and My Shadow
Friday November 1, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Ohio Theatre in Cleveland's PlayhouseSquare
1511 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44113;  For tickets call: (v) 216-241-5490, ext. 318

Performing interpreters: TBD




William Shakespeare's Richard III
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 3:00 PM
Great Lakes Theater's Hanna Theatre at PlayhouseSquare in Cleveland
2067 East Fourteenth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44115, Phone(v): 216-241-6000

Performing interpreters: Merry Beth Pietila, Larry Nehring, & Mark Howdieshell


Joseph Robinette's A Christmas Story, the Musical
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Near West Theatre in the Saint Patrick's Club Building
3606 Bridge Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44113, Ticket Office: (v) 216-961-9750

Performing interpreters: Merry Beth Pietila, Erin LaFountain, Doug Braun, & Vince Reddy


Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol
Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 3:00 PM
Ohio Theatre in Cleveland's PlayhouseSquare
1511 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44113; For tickets call: (v) 216-241-5490, ext. 318

Performing interpreters: Melissa O'Grady & Jocelyn A. McCullough Brindo


William Steig's Shrek the Musical
Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Fine Arts Association in Willoughby
38660 Mentor Avenue, Willoughby, Ohio 44094, Ticket Office: (v) 440-951-7500

Performing interpreters: Larry Nehring, Vince Reddy, Erin LaFountain, & Merry Beth Pietila


Eric Carle's The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Favorites
Friday, January 17, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Ohio Theatre in Cleveland's PlayhouseSquare
1511 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44113; For tickets call: (v) 216-241-5490, ext. 318

Performing interpreters: Doug Braun & Merry Beth Pietila




Jason Neulander's The Intergalactic Nemesis Live-Action Novel
Thursday January 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Palace Theatre in Cleveland's PlayhouseSquare
1511 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44113,  For tickets call: (v) 216-241-5490, ext. 318

Performing interpreters: Doug Braun & Vince Reddy





Leslie Bricusse's
Doctor Dolittle
by Yarnell Youth Company
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Fine Arts Association in Willoughby
38660 Mentor Avenue, Willoughby, Ohio 44094, Ticket Office: (v) 440-951-7500
Performing Interpreters: Larry Nehring, Doug Braun, Melissa O'Grady, & Mark Howdieshell


Ira Levin's Death Trap
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Great Lakes Theater's Hanna Theatre at PlayhouseSquare in Cleveland
2067 East Fourteenth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44115
For tickets phone Kelly Florian: (v) 216-241-5490, X318, or email kflorian@greatlakestheater.org
Performing interpreters: Merry Beth Pietila, Debi Epstein, Vince Reddy
Creative sign consultant: Michael D. Hanson

David Epley's Doktor Kaboom!
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Ohio Theatre in Cleveland's PlayhouseSquare
1511 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44113; For tickets call: (v) 216-241-5490, ext. 318

Performing interpreters: Merry Beth Pietila & Erin LaFountain




William Shakespeare's As You Like It
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Great Lakes Theater's Hanna Theatre at PlayhouseSquare in Cleveland
2067 East Fourteenth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44115,
For tickets phone Kelly Florian:
(v) 216-241-5490, X318, or email kflorian@greatlakestheater.org
Performing interpreters: Merry Beth Pietila, Vince Reddy, Debi Epstein, & Christine A Mason

Creative sign consultant: Michael D. Hanson

Finegan Kruckemeyer's Love
Wednesday May 7, 2014 at 10:15 AM
Palace Theatre in Cleveland's PlayhouseSquare
1615 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio  44115; Phone(v): 216-241-6000

Performing interpreters: Doug Braun & Merry Beth Pietila




Christine Johnston's Fluff
Thursday May 8, 2014 at 10:15 AM
Great Lakes Theater's Hanna Theatre at PlayhouseSquare in Cleveland
2067 East Fourteenth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44115, Phone: (v) 216-241-6000

Performing interpreters: Merry Beth Pietila & Erin LaFountain




Theatre Tout a Trac's Pinocchio
Friday May 9, 2014 at 10:00 AM 
Ohio Theatre in Cleveland's PlayhouseSquare
1511 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44113; For tickets call: (v) 216-241-5490, ext. 318
Performing interpreters: Vince Reddy & Doug Braun




Carol Blake Alston's WhyOhWhyOhWhy?: African Pourquoi Tales
Friday May 9, 2014 at 12:15 PM
Gund Foundation Dance Studio (Inside the Idea Center at PlayhouseSquare)
1375 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44115, Phone(v): 216-241-6000

Performing interpreters: Erin LaFountain & Merry Beth Pietila




William Finn's
Twenty-Fifth Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Fine Arts Association in Willoughby
38660 Mentor Avenue, Willoughby, Ohio 44094, Ticket Office: 440-951-7500

Performing interpreters: Merry Beth Pietila, Larry Nehring, Mark Howdieshell,& Erin LaFountain