Standing Rock Cultural Arts with the City of Kent and Kent Parks and Recreation will present the 11th Annual "Who's Your Mama?" Earth Day and Environmental Film Festival. The 9th Annual Vegan Iron Chef Competition will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. April 21 in the lower hall of the United Church of Christ Lower Hall, 1400 E. Main St. The Main Street Block Party will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Main Street in downtown Kent. For more information, visit www.whosyourmama.org.
The Curtains up Theatre in Garrettsville is holding auditions for their production of GodSpell at 7 p.m. May 16 and 17 at 7pm in the James A. Garfield High School. Please have a memorized monologue (1 minute minimum) prepared -- preferably a comedy or drama one, and a song to be sung a cappella. Parts available for age groups 15 years to adults over 60. For more information contact Director Justin Steck at 216-310-1913. Location: 10233 S.R. 88, Garrettsville.
Chip's East Main Saloon has free music from 10 p.m. to closing Friday and Saturday. Location: 130 E. Main St., Ravenna. For more information, call 330-296-2521.
Wednesday: College ID night with DJ Half Pint, 21 and over free, 18 and over welcome, reduced admission with college ID. Must have valid ID or driver's license for admission. Dance lessons at 7 p.m. Friday: Ladies Night. DJ all night. 21 and over welcome. Dance lessons at 7 p.m. Saturday: DJ all night. Open Dance. 21 and over welcome. For more information, visit www.dustya.com. Location: Dusty Armadillo, 3147 S.R. 44, Rootstown.
DJ Gary Friday and Saturday. Location: The Den Lounge, 110 N. Meridian St., Ravenna
Laura Varcho & The Tim Akin Band on April 21. John Gragg on April 22. Kim Karam & The Gene Fiocca Band on April 28. East of Seattle on April 29. Location: Sheraton Suites Akron-Cuyahoga Falls, 1989 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls.
The Outpost. Ball & Chain - Janis Joplin Tribute on April 21. Famous Last Words on April 26. Location: 4962 S.R. 43, Brimfield.
Zack Attack on April 21. Location: Bar 145, 100 E. Erie St., Kent.
Joel Of Drunken Sunday at 7 p.m., 40 Oz To Freedom at 9:30 p.m. April 21. Whiskey Island on April 26. Location: Water Street Tavern, 132 S. Water St., Kent.
Timothy B. Schmit of The Eagles on April 22. Blues Traveler on April 23. Location: The Kent Stage, 175 E. Main St., Kent.
Aurora Community Theatre will present "Brigadoon" from April 28 to May 20. The musical fantasy, tells about a love that transcends time. Set in a magical Scottish village which emerges from the Highland mists for just one day only once every 100 years, "Brigadoon" features the memorable songs "Heather on the Hill" and "Almost Like Being in Love." For more information, visit www.auroracommunitytheatre.com. Location: 115 E. Pioneer Trail, Aurora.
The Hudson Players will present "On the Twentieth Century" from April 28 to May 20. The comedy tells of the Twentieth Century Limited, a famous luxury train traveling from Chicago, Illinois to New York City. Love and mischief collide when down on this luck and bankrupt theater producer Oscar Jaffee, the flamboyant sinking impresario with four flops in a row, embarks on a madcap mission to cajole the glamorous Lily Garland, a Hollywood star and former Jaffee protg, into playing the lead in his new (non existent) epic drama. for more information, visit www.hudsonplayers.com. Location: 41 S. Oviatt St., Hudson.