EJ Thomas Hall

198 Hill Street Akron, OH 44325-0501

Ticket Office: (330) 253-2488
Executive Offices: (330) 972-7595

EJ Thomas Hall Events


What had happened to my beautiful boy? To our family? What did I do wrong? Those are the wrenching questions that haunted every moment of David Sheff's journey through his son Nic's addiction to drugs and tentative steps toward recovery.


Kelly and Giffords wrote a book about Giffords' struggle to survive and ultimately conquer her injuries entitled GABBY: A Story of Courage and Hope.


Fauré restored calm & order in the late Romantic age by evoking the lyric grace of Mozart's style.


Join us for the second concert in a two part series exploring the complete Beethoven piano trio cycle.


Breathtaking, all-new concert showcases the best of the UA School of Music.


Hot Jazz from Prohibition-Era Bourbon Street to the Cabarets of Paris

Multiple Shows

THE PRODUCERS - THE MEL BROOKS MUSICAL is the biggest smash to hit Broadway in years and winner of the most Tony Awards® ever!


Copland had Benny Goodman's sound in his ear as he wrote his concerto for the King of Swing.


Conrad Tao has appeared worldwide as a pianist and composer and has been dubbed a musician of "probing intellect and open-hearted vision" by the New York Times.


Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis has been America’s favorite holiday tradition for the past 30 years!

Multiple Shows

This beautiful handcrafted show has become a tradition in Akron for 35 years.


The entire Akron Symphony family performs together at the annual holiday celebration.

Multiple Shows

Magical and musical, Akron's beloved holiday tradition returns for its 36th year conducted by founder Tucker Jolly.


Join UA's sensational Concert Choir, directed by Marie Bucoy-Calavan and Brass Choir, conducted by Christopher Blaha

Multiple Shows

BUDDY - THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY charts the meteoric climb and legendary adventures of a star that set the music world on fire and forever changed the face and sound of rock 'n' roll.


Music by the two most popular composers of the Baroque era performed by the electrifying concertmaster of Apollo's Fire.


Psychiatrist Dr. Kogan speaks about creativity and performs Rachmaninoff's most popular concerto, dedicated to his hypnotist.


Hailed by Gramophone as "the Heifetz of the flute", Marina Piccinini is in demand as a soloist with orchestras around the world.


Gospel Meets Symphony brings together talent from all over the region and makes us one community year after year.

Multiple Shows

The pop culture phenomenon of FLASHDANCE is now live on stage. With electrifying dance at its core, FLASHDANCE-THE MUSICAL tells the inspiring and unforgettable story of Alex Owens, a Pittsburgh steel mill welder by day and a club dancer by night with dreams of one day becoming a professional performer.


Building upon the performance of the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble in 2015, and Joshua Bell's performance in our collaboration with the Akron Symphony Orchestra in 2014, this concert will feature the Academy in its most robust composition.


Called "one of the great voices of today" (Jonathan Schwartz), Alexis Cole has been compared to classic jazz singers such as Sarah Vaughan and Anita O'Day.


Called "one of the great voices of today" (Jonathan Schwartz), Alexis Cole has been compared to classic jazz singers such as Sarah Vaughan and Anita O'Day.


Called "one of the great voices of today" (Jonathan Schwartz), Alexis Cole has been compared to classic jazz singers such as Sarah Vaughan and Anita O'Day.


Graduates of UA’s Jazz Studies program join with current students for a special concert honoring the legacy of the late Edward Bittle. 



Songs, choruses and orchestral showpieces from the greatest Broadway shows in history. 


What does Akron sound like? Record your sounds, your neighborhood beat, your own music at soundsofakron.com. Your submission may become part of Sounds of Akron: City Meets Symphony. Music of our home, our symphony, our world.


Tuesday Musical welcomes pianist and composer Gregg Kallor back to Akron following an outstanding FUZE! concert in 2014.


One of the most recognizable works in the world weaves together songs of love, nature and fate.

Multiple Shows

The quintessential backstage musical comedy classic, 42nd Street is the song and dance fable of Broadway with an American Dream story and includes some of the greatest songs ever written, such as "We're In The Money," "Lullaby of Broadway," "Shuffle Off To Buffalo," "Dames," "I Only Have Eyes For You" and of course "42nd Street."