Adam Parson's Articles

Arts on the Heights – Maltz Museum

by on 2009-05-26

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage is running an exhibit called “The Enemy Within” which is a look at terrorists and saboteurs from throughout American history. The exhibit is on loan from the Spy Museum in Washington and includes artifacts and videos from  both World Wars, terrorist organizations and 9/11. The exhibit runs through August. […]


Making the Case with Dr. Akande

by on 2009-05-13

WJCU is proud to welcome Making the Case with Dr. Akande to the schedule. We are also offering Making the Case on our website which can be found in the show archives, available here. Each week Dr. Akande will talk with established and emerging leaders and their perspective of local, national and international issues and […]

The Seagull

by on 2009-04-28

If you take your theater seriously, hopefully you can catch one of the worlds great dramas, The Seagull at the Great Lakes Theater Festival. There is not a weak performance in the lot! Running until May 3rd, more information about The Seagull can be found at the Great Lakes Theater Festival


Local Club Helping Those In Need

by on 2009-04-28

Local jazz club, Nighttown has found a way to help out those in need with a promotion called Hungry First Mondays. On the first Monday of each month from April until December, Nighttown will donate $5.00 with each meal served to the Cleveland Food Bank. Nighttown owner, Brendan Ring tells us his inspriation and some […]



by on 2009-04-28

Uncle Fred recently attended the premier of Tremont which is by John Carroll University’s Bob Noll and his wife Pamela. Set in Cleveland it is a very entertaining evening at the theater! The show runs until May 3rd and more information can be found at the Actors Summit


CIA Spring Show

by on 2009-04-22

This is a great weekend to visit University Circle and the Cleveland Institute of Art Spring Show which runs from Wednesday the 22nd through Saturday the 25th. Spring is a great time to see explore University Circle, so get out and see some art!


Help WJCU Fight Cancer at the 2009 Relay for Life

by on 2009-04-21

WJCU is once again teaming up with the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life event at John Carroll University for the third consecutive year. John Carroll has been fortunate to raise over $180,000 during the first two years of hosting the event. This years event will be Saturday April 25 and Sunday the 26th. Further […]

Cleveland Playhouse Move

by on 2009-04-16

In a few years the Cleveland Playhouse will move into two theaters in the Allen theater in Playhouse Square. Clevelanders are already going downtown for sports and theater, so the move should draw in more Westsiders and tourists. With this move there will be seven major theater venues in the downtown area! Maybe the “Comback […]


Neko Case Signed CD Giveaway

by on 2009-04-16

In preparation for the upcoming Neko Case show on Tuesday April 21st, WJCU is partnering with Beachland Ballroom to give away 2 signed CD’s! Keep listening to The Heights for your chance to win.

78th Street Studios Spring Exhibits

by on 2009-04-14

This weekend offers the perfect opportunity to visit Cleveland’s largest west side art center as new exhibits are premiered. This weekend is free and open to the public.The hours are Friday the 17th from 5:30-9:00 and Saturday the 18th from 1:00-5:00 The highlight may be a Bob Dylan and The Band exhibit this year featuring […]


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