Arts Center closed for the holidays

The Ashtabula Arts Center will be closed for the holidays December 24-January 3. We’ll reopen at our usual hours on January 4.

Ashtabula in WQLN’s Our Town

The Arts Center will be included in WQLN’s episode of “Our Town” spotlighting Ashtabula on December 10!

Nutcracker basket raffle tickets available

While we may not be able to have our performance of The Nutcracker this year, we are still holding our Nutcracker basket raffle. Raffle tickets are 6 for $10; purchase at the links below, stop in, … Continue Reading

Christmas Cabaret cancelled

Due to the current situation in our county with COVID-19, we have made the decision to cancel our Christmas Cabaret concert. As with Nutcracker, we have concerns about being able to rehearse the production safely. At … Continue Reading

Call for artists for February and March 2021

We are seeking artists to submit work for two upcoming exhibits. “Art in Isolation” will be on display February 2021, and will feature art focused on and created during the COVID pandemic. Get the application: artist … Continue Reading

Casting call for student film roles

This is a project that may be of interest to our some of our young actors. We were contacted by Bobby Housel, a student of film and business at the University of Michigan, who is casting … Continue Reading

Nutcracker 2020 has been cancelled

Many of you probably know that we’ve been working on an adapted production of The Nutcracker that we were going to make available via livestream. Today, we made the decision to cancel that production. We know … Continue Reading

Accepted artists and winners in “Hope in Artistry”

Accepted Artists: Candace Barr Julie Cook Michael DiFranco Mattie Dramis Sharon Dundee Angel Kaiser Dani Klein Jim Loomis Nancy Nelson-Brotz Bridget Sherman Mardi Snyder Winners: Best in Show: Candace Barr – “Hope for an Early Spring” … Continue Reading

Varying hours through November 15

Due to limited staff, the Arts Center’s hours will vary for the next two weeks. All private lessons will continue as scheduled, as will any visual arts workshops. If you will be visiting the Arts Center … Continue Reading