Filtering by: Spooky Stories

Scared Silly (An Interactive, Family-Friendly Performance)
Oct
20
to Oct 21

Scared Silly (An Interactive, Family-Friendly Performance)

  • Akron Children's Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Scared Silly is an interactive, family-friendly version of Boogers, Witches and Haints: Spooky Stories from Appalachia.

(BWH is a collection of spooky stories collected by Kyle Jozsa and Benjamin Rexroad on their 2013 thru-hike of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail!)

Join Wandering Aesthetics' storyteller Kyle Jozsa as he creates a campfire-like atmosphere by leading the audience on an adventure straight out of Appalachia. This family-friendly performance is both highly engaging and interactive - with games, chants, songs and more - bringing out the spooks, even indoors.

Perfect for children and adults of all ages, this hour-long performance is designed to teach audience members about the art of storytelling and the power of word-of-mouth. The audience will be entertained as they engage their imaginations, conjuring ghosts and goblins right before their very eyes. There are sure to be many chills, thrills, laughter and squeals!

BEWARE: Boogers, Witches and Haints may appear!!!

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Night at the Museum
May
20
7:00 PM19:00

Night at the Museum

Watch Out! This Saturday master storyteller Kyle Jozsa from Wandering Aesthetics will be roaming the tombs and totems of the Canton Museum of Art's “Avatars” exhibit. You will be led on a spine-tingling journey deep into the backwoods of your imagination.

Beware…. creatures of the night may appear!

ABOUT NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM:

Night at the Museum is a free fun-filled family event for those who are young and young at heart! Explore an interactive archeological dig, Glow-in-the-Dark face painting, live owls, roaming entertainers, family yoga, and so much more. In conjunction with the "AVATARS: Relics from the Future" art exhibition, attendees will embark on a mystical journey through the past and future. From creative awe-inspiring relics to customized make and take totems, Night at the Museum will inspire and engage all ages. This special event will feature free activities from our friends at the Akron Zoo, Massillon Museum, Stark County Public Library, Rockstar Rock Shop, 6th Street Yoga, Wandering Aesthetics, Akron Fossils & Science Center, McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, and many more. This free event is made possible by ArtsInStark, Ohio Arts Council, Key Bank Foundation, Williams Family Dental Group, Inc., and Winick Endodontics.

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B4 Bed: Stories For Adults (Horror/Mystery)
Oct
24
6:30 PM18:30

B4 Bed: Stories For Adults (Horror/Mystery)

Wandering Aesthetics is delighted to announce the second B4 BED: STORIES FOR ADULTS!

DATE/TIME:

Monday, October 24, 2016
6:30 PM

LOCATION:

Goodyear Branch Library
60 Goodyear Blvd.
Akron, OH 44305

PRICE:

FREE!!!

ABOUT THE EVENT:

Have you always wanted to start a good story only to realize you don’t have the time? Or maybe you want to feel just like a kid again and have a good story read to you? Let your imagination wander as you join Storyteller Kyle Jozsa from Wandering Aesthetics as he shares a series of short stories – radio play style – for adults only.

B4 BED: STORIES FOR ADULTS is all about that return trip to childhood. So sit back, relax and getaway from the everyday as we read you enthralling episodes from modern and classic writers alike.

Participants should feel free to bring their sewing, knitting or crocheting projects, coloring books or other handheld fidget toys to enjoy as Kyle weaves these three tales of horror and mystery.

THEME FOR OCTOBER:

...Horror/Mystery...

The Lottery by Shirley Jackson

Described as "one of the most famous short stories in the history of American literature," The Lottery tells the story of a small fictional town which observes an annual ritual known as "the lottery."

The Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe

The Cask of Amontillado, set in an unnamed Italian city at carnival time, is about a man taking fatal revenge on a friend who, he believes, has insulted him.

In The Hours Before Her Death by Michael Kardos

A terrifying account of the final hours leading up to the end of life as we (or she) knows it.

TO REGISTER:

Please REGISTER for this program by filling out the form at http://www.watheatre.com/b4bed/ or by calling Firestone Park Branch Library at (330)724-2126.

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Tails From The Witch's Cauldron
Oct
22
7:30 PM19:30

Tails From The Witch's Cauldron

Tails from the Witch’s Cauldron features Wandering Aesthetics’ bloodiest, sexiest stories yet! These three madcap tales of magic, mystery and maidens are sure to enchant audiences, leaving them spellbound with laughter, horror or both. (Okay. There really aren’t “maidens” in these stories, but hags ruined the alliteration.)

Come discover what left audiences in Kent breathless...

WITH:

Nici Romo (from Stow, Ohio)
And Wandering Aesthetics’ own Kyle Jozsa (from Akron, Ohio)
Directed by: Benjamin Rexroad (from Portage Lakes)

Just make sure to get home before the witching hour.

Sponsored by NORKA Beverage

**This is performance probably isn’t suitable for children. But that’s not our call…

PERFORMANCE DATES & TIMES:

Friday, October 21st @ 7:30 PM
Friday, October 21st @ 10:00 PM
Saturday, October 22nd @ 7:30 PM

LOCATION:

SageRock
15 Broad St.
Akron, OH 44305

TICKETS:

Tickets are $15 per person and are available online at www.watheatre.com/boxoffice.
Reservations can also be made by calling 330.612.3090
Tickets will be available at the door – but seating is limited so pre-orders are recommended.
For more information please email info@watheatre.com

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Tails From The Witch's Cauldron
Oct
21
7:30 PM19:30

Tails From The Witch's Cauldron

Tails from the Witch’s Cauldron features Wandering Aesthetics’ bloodiest, sexiest stories yet! These three madcap tales of magic, mystery and maidens are sure to enchant audiences, leaving them spellbound with laughter, horror or both. (Okay. There really aren’t “maidens” in these stories, but hags ruined the alliteration.)

Come discover what left audiences in Kent breathless...

WITH:

Nici Romo (from Stow, Ohio)
And Wandering Aesthetics’ own Kyle Jozsa (from Akron, Ohio)
Directed by: Benjamin Rexroad (from Portage Lakes)

Just make sure to get home before the witching hour.

Sponsored by NORKA Beverage

**This is performance probably isn’t suitable for children. But that’s not our call…

PERFORMANCE DATES & TIMES:

Friday, October 21st @ 7:30 PM
Friday, October 21st @ 10:00 PM
Saturday, October 22nd @ 7:30 PM

LOCATION:

SageRock
15 Broad St.
Akron, OH 44305

TICKETS:

Tickets are $15 per person and are available online at www.watheatre.com/boxoffice.
Reservations can also be made by calling 330.612.3090
Tickets will be available at the door – but seating is limited so pre-orders are recommended.
For more information please email info@watheatre.com

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Pop-Up Theater at ‪Cuyahoga Falls Better Block‬
Aug
26
to Aug 27

Pop-Up Theater at ‪Cuyahoga Falls Better Block‬

Children AND adults can enjoy activities at Wandering Aesthetics' Pop-Up Theatre at #FallsBetterBlock!

Friday @ 6:00 - 6:50 PM & 7:00 - 7:50 PM
PLAY! - A theatre games class for students ages 6 through 12.
The cost is $10/session or $15 for both sessions.
Parents may drop off their children while they enjoy the block!
(The maximum class size is 12, so first come, first served!)

Friday @ 9:30 PM (50 minutes)
Spooky Campfire Tales (For Adults)
The cost is $10/person; maximum audience size is 18.

Saturday @ 10:00 - 10:50 AM & 11:00 - 11:50 AM
PLAY! - A theatre games class for students ages 6 through 12.
The cost is $10/session or $15 for both sessions.
Parents may drop off their children while they enjoy the block!
(The maximum class size is 12, so first come, first served!)

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Tails From The Witch's Cauldron
Aug
12
8:00 PM20:00

Tails From The Witch's Cauldron

Tails from the Witch’s Cauldron features Wandering Aesthetics’ bloodiest, sexiest stories yet! These three madcap tales of magic, mystery and maidens are sure to enchant audiences, leaving them spellbound with laughter, horror or both. (Okay. There really aren’t “maidens” in these stories, but hags ruined the alliteration.)

With:

Nici Romo (from Stow, Ohio)
And Wandering Aesthetics’ own Kyle Jozsa (from Akron, Ohio)

Just make sure to get home before the witching hour.

Sponsored by Norka Beverage

**This is performance probably isnt suitable for children. But thats not our call

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Tails from the Witch's Cauldron
Feb
6
8:00 PM20:00

Tails from the Witch's Cauldron

Tails from the Witch’s Cauldron features Wandering Aesthetics’ bloodiest, sexiest stories yet! These three madcap tales of magic, mystery and maidens are sure to enchant audiences, leaving them spellbound with laughter, horror or both. (Okay. There really aren’t “maidens” in these stories, but hags ruined the alliteration.)

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Tails from the Witch's Cauldron
Feb
5
8:00 PM20:00

Tails from the Witch's Cauldron

Tails from the Witch’s Cauldron features Wandering Aesthetics’ bloodiest, sexiest stories yet! These three madcap tales of magic, mystery and maidens are sure to enchant audiences, leaving them spellbound with laughter, horror or both. (Okay. There really aren’t “maidens” in these stories, but hags ruined the alliteration.)

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Tails from the Witch's Cauldron
Feb
4
8:00 PM20:00

Tails from the Witch's Cauldron

Tails from the Witch’s Cauldron features Wandering Aesthetics’ bloodiest, sexiest stories yet! These three madcap tales of magic, mystery and maidens are sure to enchant audiences, leaving them spellbound with laughter, horror or both. (Okay. There really aren’t “maidens” in these stories, but hags ruined the alliteration.)

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Tails from the Witch's Cauldron
Jan
30
8:00 PM20:00

Tails from the Witch's Cauldron

Tails from the Witch’s Cauldron features Wandering Aesthetics’ bloodiest, sexiest stories yet! These three madcap tales of magic, mystery and maidens are sure to enchant audiences, leaving them spellbound with laughter, horror or both. (Okay. There really aren’t “maidens” in these stories, but hags ruined the alliteration.)

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Tails from the Witch's Cauldron
Jan
29
8:00 PM20:00

Tails from the Witch's Cauldron

Tails from the Witch’s Cauldron features Wandering Aesthetics’ bloodiest, sexiest stories yet! These three madcap tales of magic, mystery and maidens are sure to enchant audiences, leaving them spellbound with laughter, horror or both. (Okay. There really aren’t “maidens” in these stories, but hags ruined the alliteration.)

Tickets: $15

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Scared Silly: (Family-Friendly) Spooky Stories from Appalachia
Nov
8
2:00 PM14:00

Scared Silly: (Family-Friendly) Spooky Stories from Appalachia

Scared Silly is an interactive, family-friendly version of Boogers, Witches and Haints: Spooky Stories from Appalachia.

(BWH is a collection of spooky stories collected by Kyle Jozsa and Benjamin Rexroad on their 2013 thru-hike of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail!)

Join Wandering Aesthetics' storyteller Kyle Jozsa as he creates a campfire-like atmosphere by leading the audience on an adventure straight out of Appalachia. This family-friendly performance is both highly engaging and interactive - with games, chants, songs and more - bringing out the spooks, even indoors.

Perfect for children and adults of all ages, this hour-long performance is designed to teach audience members about the art of storytelling and the power of word-of-mouth. The audience will be entertained as they engage their imaginations, conjuring ghosts and goblins right before their very eyes. There are sure to be many chills, thrills, laughter and squeals!

BEWARE: Boogers, Witches and Haints may appear!!!

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Boogers, Witches and Haints: Spooky Stories from Appalachia
Nov
6
8:00 PM20:00

Boogers, Witches and Haints: Spooky Stories from Appalachia

  • 15 Broad Street Akron, OH, 44305 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In 2013, Wandering Aesthetics’ co-artistic directors completed a thru-hike of the 2,185.9-mile Appalachian Trail. But they didn’t come back alone…

Master Storyteller Kyle Jozsa leads audiences on a spine-tingling journey into the heart of Appalachia. Intertwining real-life experiences with campfire stories collected on their adventure, Jozsa conjures Boogers, Witches and Haints off the AT and into the imagination. There are many chills, thrills, and laughs sprinkled throughout this hour-long solo performance.

**There is minor graphic/adult language that may make this unsuitable for children under 10. (But that’s up to you.)

TICKETS:

Tickets are $15 per person and are available online through our box office

Reservations can also be made by calling 330.990.5138.

Tickets will be available at the door – but seating is VERY limited so pre-orders are strongly recommended.

For more information please email watheatre@gmail.com.

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Boogers, Witches and Haints: Spooky Stories from Appalachia
Nov
5
8:00 PM20:00

Boogers, Witches and Haints: Spooky Stories from Appalachia

  • 15 Broad Street Akron, OH, 44305 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In 2013, Wandering Aesthetics’ co-artistic directors completed a thru-hike of the 2,185.9-mile Appalachian Trail. But they didn’t come back alone…

Master Storyteller Kyle Jozsa leads audiences on a spine-tingling journey into the heart of Appalachia. Intertwining real-life experiences with campfire stories collected on their adventure, Jozsa conjures Boogers, Witches and Haints off the AT and into the imagination. There are many chills, thrills, and laughs sprinkled throughout this hour-long solo performance.

**There is minor graphic/adult language that may make this unsuitable for children under 10. (But that’s up to you.)

TICKETS:

Tickets are $15 per person and are available online through our box office

Reservations can also be made by calling 330.990.5138.

Tickets will be available at the door – but seating is VERY limited so pre-orders are strongly recommended.

For more information please email watheatre@gmail.com.

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Boogers, Witches and Haints: Spooky Stories from Appalachia
Oct
30
8:00 PM20:00

Boogers, Witches and Haints: Spooky Stories from Appalachia

  • 15 Broad Street Akron, OH, 44305 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In 2013, Wandering Aesthetics’ co-artistic directors completed a thru-hike of the 2,185.9-mile Appalachian Trail. But they didn’t come back alone…

Master Storyteller Kyle Jozsa leads audiences on a spine-tingling journey into the heart of Appalachia. Intertwining real-life experiences with campfire stories collected on their adventure, Jozsa conjures Boogers, Witches and Haints off the AT and into the imagination. There are many chills, thrills, and laughs sprinkled throughout this hour-long solo performance.

**There is minor graphic/adult language that may make this unsuitable for children under 10. (But that’s up to you.)

TICKETS:

Tickets are $15 per person and are available online through our box office

Reservations can also be made by calling 330.990.5138.

Tickets will be available at the door – but seating is VERY limited so pre-orders are strongly recommended.

For more information please email watheatre@gmail.com.

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Boogers, Witches and Haints: Spooky Stories from Appalachia
Oct
29
8:00 PM20:00

Boogers, Witches and Haints: Spooky Stories from Appalachia

  • 15 Broad St Akron, OH 44305 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In 2013, Wandering Aesthetics’ co-artistic directors completed a thru-hike of the 2,185.9-mile Appalachian Trail. But they didn’t come back alone…

Master Storyteller Kyle Jozsa leads audiences on a spine-tingling journey into the heart of Appalachia. Intertwining real-life experiences with campfire stories collected on their adventure, Jozsa conjures Boogers, Witches and Haints off the AT and into the imagination. There are many chills, thrills, and laughs sprinkled throughout this hour-long solo performance.

**There is minor graphic/adult language that may make this unsuitable for children under 10. (But that’s up to you.)

TICKETS:

Tickets are $15 per person and are available online through our box office

Reservations can also be made by calling 330.990.5138.

Tickets will be available at the door – but seating is VERY limited so pre-orders are strongly recommended.

For more information please email watheatre@gmail.com.

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'Scared Silly' at Akron Square Fest
Sep
12
6:00 PM18:00

'Scared Silly' at Akron Square Fest

Scared Silly is an interactive, family-friendly version of Boogers, Witches and Haints: Spooky Stories from Appalachia.

(BWH is a collection of spooky stories collected by Kyle Jozsa and Benjamin Rexroad on their 2013 thru-hike of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail!)

Join Wandering Aesthetics' storyteller Kyle Jozsa as he creates a campfire-like atmosphere by leading the audience on an adventure straight out of Appalachia. This family-friendly performance is both highly engaging and interactive - with games, chants, songs and more - bringing out the spooks, even indoors.

Perfect for children and adults of all ages, this hour-long performance is designed to teach audience members about the art of storytelling and the power of word-of-mouth. The audience will be entertained as they engage their imaginations, conjuring ghosts and goblins right before their very eyes. There are sure to be many chills, thrills, laughter and squeals!

BEWARE: Boogers, Witches and Haints may appear!!!

This is event is FREE.

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