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Kofi Boakye’s Last Akron Show

The acclaimed young local pianist gives a final performance before heading to a prestigious music school. Read more

Aug 9, 2019 10:01 AM (330) Area Blog

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Tylar Sutton

3 Jazz Musicians to Know

These past and present players shape the revitalized Akron jazz scene. Read more

Mar 7, 2019 11:46 AM , (330) Area Blog

Cats like Theron Brown and Jack Schantz pick up the beat from Howard Street legends to continue Akron’s jazz legacy. Read more

Arts & Entertainment

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Shane Wynn

The Cool Vibe at Blu Plate

Blu Jazz converted its upstairs kitchen into Blu Plate, a chef-driven restaurant that provides its own fine dining experience and still sends plates to hungry listeners at the downstairs jazz club. Read more

Jul 3, 2018 12:12 PM Flavor Blog

New play about Josephine Baker premieres this month at UA

Josephine Baker: The Black Pearl is the story of the fantastic life of the trailblazing black performer Josephine Baker, who was known as the highest-paid chorus girl in 20s America, will premiere this month at the University of Akron. Read more

Sep 4, 2012 4:47 PM (330) Area Blog

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    John Rogers

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    John Rogers

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