Stambaugh Auditorium Commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the First Meeting of the Board of Directors
On Monday, August 3 at 10 a.m., the members of the Board of Directors of the Henry H. Stambaugh Auditorium Association met to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Association’s first board meeting which took place on August 3, 1920. At that time, the original trustees met to begin the process of carrying out the final wishes of Henry H. Stambaugh and to begin planning for the construction of Stambaugh Auditorium which opened in December of 1926.
On May 31st at 4:00 PM, one of America’s leading concert organists, Scott Dettra, will be performing at Stambaugh
Auditorium. Mr. Dettra’s playing is praised for its clarity, rhythmic intensity, and musical elegance, and has been described by The American Organist as “music-making of the absolute authority and sophisticated expression.”
The Stambaugh Youth Concert Band will present their spring concert featuring a selected senior soloist and the presentation of the Barbara Armstrong Scholarship award on Tuesday, April 7th at 7:30 PM. The SYCB is comprised of the top high school musicians from Northeast Ohio and Western Pennsylvania.
Award-winning concert organist and recording artist, Thomas Murray, will be performing at Stambaugh Auditorium on
Sunday, March, 15th at 4:00 PM.
On Sunday, March 15th at 2:00 in the afternoon, the Young Artists of Opera Western Reserve will present The
Three Little Pigs in the Jeanne D. Tyler Grand Ballroom at Stambaugh Auditorium. Tickets for this event are $7,
including service fees, and on sale now through the Florence and Ward Beecher Box Office.
Stambaugh Auditorium receives $50,000 from the J. Ford Crandall Memorial Foundation Staircase and Facade Restoration Campaign reaches $2 million in dollars raised
Stambaugh Auditorium has received two grants totaling $50,000 from the J. Ford Crandall
Memorial Foundation bringing the dollars raised for the Monumental Staircase and Facade Restoration Project to a total of $2 million.