November 30, December 1, 2, 2017, 7:30 p.m. and December 3, 2017, 2 p.m.

The Bluest Eye

Written by Toni Morrison
Adaptation by Lydia R. Diamond
Directed by Associate Professor of Theater And Africana Studies Justin Emeka

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye is a story about the tragic life of a young black girl in 1940s Ohio. Read more

April 12, 14, 19, 21, 2018, 7:30 p.m./1 p.m.; April 13, 14, 20, 21, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Angels in America, Parts 1 & 2

By Tony Kushner
Directed by Matthew Wright, Professor of Theater

This two-time Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece comes to life in an innovative, epic production. Read more

Piano 2018 | Violin 2019
For young musicians ages 13 to 18
$20,000 first prize

Presented each July by Oberlin Conservatory of Music and The Cleveland Orchestra, the Cooper Competition showcases the most promising young musicians from around the world. Five days of performances on campus give way to the thrilling Concerto Finals at Severance Hall, where three finalists compete for the grand prize in concert with The Cleveland Orchestra.

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