2019 Press Archives
2019 Press Archives
Stambaugh Auditorium receives $50,000 grant from the Monday Musical Club Fund of The Youngstown Foundation
Stambaugh Auditorium has received a grant of $50,000 from the Monday
Musical Club Fund of The Youngstown Foundation to support the Monumental Staircase and Facade Restoration Project.
The Oak Ridge Boys, America’s most iconic quartet, will be appearing at Stambaugh Auditorium to perform their unforgettable hits on Friday, February 14th beginning at 8:00 PM. Tickets range in price from $40-$60.
Stambaugh Auditorium receives $50,000 grant from the Thomases Family Endowment of the Youngstown Area Jewish Federation
Youngstown, OH (November 20, 2019) – Stambaugh Auditorium has received a grant of $50,000 from the Thomases Family Endowment of the Youngstown Area Jewish Federation to support the Monumental Staircase and Facade Restoration Project.
Stambaugh Auditorium has received a grant of $500,000 from the Hine Memorial Fund of The Youngstown Foundation to support the Monumental Staircase and Facade Restoration Project.
Stambaugh Youth Concert Band receives $10,000 donation from the Monday Musical Club Fund of The Youngstown Foundation
The Monday Musical Club Fund of The Youngstown Foundation has made a grant of $10,000 to the Stambaugh Youth Concert Band to help to underwrite the 2019-2020 season.
Returning for a second year, Stambaugh Auditorium will host a Christmas Madrigal Dinner and Show on December 7th performed by Tapestries of Ohio. Due to ticket demand, this year two times will be offered. Tickets for both the 1:00 PM and 6:30 PM performance are $40 and on sale now through the Florence and Ward Beecher Box Office at Stambaugh Auditorium.
The USAF Heritage of America Concert Band is coming to Stambaugh Auditorium on November 18, 7:30 PM. For six decades, the USAF Heritage of America Concert Band has educated, inspired, and entertained over 1.5 million people annually. The Concert Band is comprised of over 40 professional Airman-musicians who captivate audiences on regular tours throughout the East Coast with a variety of renditions of great orchestral classics, marches, Broadway hits, jazz standards, movie music, and patriotic favorites.
Three Rock and Roll Hall of Fame legends will perform on the same stage! The Drifters, Cornell Gunter’s Coasters, and The Platters in concert together for one night only – Friday, December 13th at 8:00 pm at Stambaugh Auditorium.
On Sunday, October 27th at 4:00 PM, Stambaugh Auditorium will present silent horror film, The Cabinet of
Dr. Caligari, with live organ accompaniment by organist Clark Wilson. The film is free to the public but tickets
Stambaugh Auditorium has received a grant of $25,000 from The Charles W. Darling Family Endowment Fund of The Youngstown Foundation to support the Monumental Staircase and Façade Restoration Project. The purpose of the Stambaugh Auditorium Monumental Staircase Replacement and Façade Restoration Project is to return the monumental staircase, grand entrance and promenade to its original splendor. This project is to ensure that the architectural and historical significance of Stambaugh Auditorium is preserved for years to come. Stambaugh Auditorium has undertaken a capital campaign to raise the nearly $5 million necessary to complete the project.
Stambaugh Auditorium will present Celtic Woman: The Best of Christmas Tour on Thursday, December 19th, at 7:30pm. Celebrate this holiday season with the multi-platinum international music sensation’s eighth annual “Symphony Tour.” The show will feature music from the all-female ensemble’s much-loved holiday releases, such as the platinum selling, A Christmas Celebration and Deck The Halls, all accompanied by a live symphony orchestra.
Christian Music Vocalist, David Phelps, returns to Stambaugh Auditorium with Grammy Award Winner, Sandi Patty
Stambaugh Auditorium will present David Phelps and Sandi Patty on Tuesday, October 3rd for a 7:30 PM show. Now a solo artist, Phelps served as a member of the prestigious Gaither Vocal Band for more than 15 years, in that time he received numerous Dove and Grammy Awards. Sandi Patty is the most awarded female vocalist in contemporary Christian music history and a 2004 inductee of the Gospel Music Hall of Fame.
On Friday, November 15 at 7:30 p.m. Opera Western Reserve (OWR) will present Verdi’s Macbeth. Based on the famous Shakespearean tragedy, Verdi’s Macbeth follows the rise to power of an increasingly paranoid Scottish general and the bloody prophesies steering his fate. After receiving glimpses of the future, Macbeth embarks on a murderous path to the throne, urged on by his wife’s unscrupulous ambition. Losing himself to delusion and paranoia, Macbeth struggles to escape his destiny.
The seventh season of B@B (Bands at the Baugh) will return to the Garden at Stambaugh Auditorium for three dates this
summer. B@B: After Dark will feature local music, a cash bar, and food selections. The Thursday evening event kicks off on
June 20th at 7:00 PM featuring The Shootouts with Marc Lee Shannon. Howard and the Point Five Band will return on July
18th, followed by Hoss & the Juggernauts on August 15th. Tickets are on sale now at the Florence and Ward Beecher Box
Office, general admission tickets are $10.
The Henry H. Stambaugh Auditorium Association Board of Directors and leadership team are proud to announce the addition of JoAnn Stock to the executive staff. Stock will join the association as the Chief Development Officer, amplifying the recent growth and development efforts for Stambaugh Auditorium as it approaches several milestones. These milestones include the Monumental Staircase and Front Façade Restoration and the upcoming Centennial Celebration in 2026. Stock will play a leading role in all development efforts, as well as working to secure the future of the Mahoning Valley’s cultural assets and performing arts.
On Thursday, June 27th, at 7:30 PM, the Airmen of Note are coming to Stambaugh Auditorium for a free performance. The Airmen of Note is the Air Force’s premiere jazz ensemble created in 1950 to continue the tradition of Major Glenn Miller’s Army Airforce’s dance band. The current band consists of 18 active duty Airmen musicians, including one vocalist, that bring its own brand of big band jazz as well as contemporary music.
On Thursday, September 19th 7:30 pm, The Guess Who will bring their familiar chords and catchy choruses to Youngstown, Ohio. Tickets for this show go on sale this Friday, April 26th at 10:00 am through the Florence and Ward Beecher Box Office at Stambaugh Auditorium. This concert is welcomed by The Classic Rock Station Y103.
The Glenn Miller Orchestra returns to Stambaugh Auditorium in Battle of the Big Bands vs. The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra.
Press release April 1, 2019 The Glenn Miller Orchestra returns to Stambaugh Auditorium in Battle of the Big Bands vs. The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra. For Immediate Release: A Battle of the Big Bands featuring the World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra Read more…
Press release February 18, 2019 Girard, Ohio Born Organist joins Pittsburgh Brass Ensemble for Concert For Immediate Release: Organist Edward Alan Moore returns to Stambaugh Auditorium on Sunday, June 2nd at 4:00pm for a sonic spectacular of music for organ Read more…
Press release February 4, 2019 Julliard Trained Organist and Composer, Chelsea Chen, to play at Stambaugh Auditorium For Immediate Release: Chelsea Chen, the organist L.A. Times called “charming” and “irresistible” will be performing at Stambaugh Auditorium on Sunday, April 28th, Read more…
Press release January 28, 2019 Young Artists Present Storybook Favorite, Goldielocks, in Operatic Style For Immediate Release: On Sunday, March 31st at 3:00 in the afternoon, the Young Artists of Opera Western Reserve will present Goldie B. Locks and the Read more…
Press release January 28, 2019 Stambaugh Youth Concert Band Celebrates Major League Baseball in Spring Performance For Immediate Release: The Stambaugh Youth Concert Band will present their spring concert featuring a selected senior soloist and the presentation of the Barbara Read more…