Stroede Center for the Arts


Celebrating 13 years of entertainment!

Events

2020-2021 DCCC Performance Series Brochure
Please check out our brochure for additional information on our artists.

DUE TO COVID, MANY OF OUR EVENTS HAVE BEEN CHANGED OR CANCELLED.  TO DATE, OUR EVENTS ARE CANCELLED THROUGH FEBRUARY 28, 2021 FOR THE SAFETY OF OUR AUDIENCE, OUR ARTISTS, AND OUR EMPLOYEES.  WE ARE SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE.

Live events can only be held at limited capacity per guidelines. Advance tickets are required for all ticketed and free events.  To purchase or request event tickets, please email [email protected] or call 419-784-3401.


Bands & More  ~ Concerts at 7:30 pm, Doors open 6:45 pm

Presenting Sponsor ~ Defiance Development & Visitors Bureau
Supporting Sponsors ~ The Hubbard Company & State Bank

Individual tickets are 15.00 ~ Series Memberships (5 concerts) are 60.00

Sunday at the Stroede ~ Concerts at 7:00 pm, Doors open 6:15 pm
Presenting Sponsor ~ Moats Enterprises
Supporting Sponsor ~ Family of Keith & Mary Tustison

Individual tickets are 15.00 ~ Series Memberships (5 concerts) are 60.00

Young Audience ~ Events at 7:00 pm, Doors open 6:30 pm
Series Sponsors ~ Rotary Club of Defiance, Defiance Public Library,
Friends of Defiance Public Library,  Robyn Small

Events are free & open to the public

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January

2021

TSO Brass Trio

Sunday at the Stroede
Sponsor ~ Richard Stroede Family
CANCELLED

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February

2021

Jason Lyle Black

Bands & More
Sponsor ~ The Second Story
CANCELLED

14

February

2021

Bridge & Wolak

Sunday at the Stroede
Sponsor ~ Lynn & Kathy Bergman
CANCELLED

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February

2021

Madcap Puppets
  Pinocchio

Young Audience 
CANCELLED

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February

2021

Reggie Harris

Celebration of MLK
CANCELLED

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March

2021

The Magic of Eli

Young Audience 

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March

2021

James LeBlanc
  & the Winchesters

Bands & More
Sponsor ~ DCTV

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March

2021

Minneapolis Guitar Quartet

Sunday at the Stroede
Sponsor ~ Defiance College

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April

2021

Aaron Ziegler & Friends

Young Audience

Outreach Programs

Defiance Community Cultural Council strives to bring educational opportunities to our community and our schools.  We offer the following outreach program for the 2020-2021 Performance Series:

Aaron Ziegler & Friends ~ Steel Drums
April 30, 2021, Defiance Elementary School 

THIS OUTREACH PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

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Cinema at the Stroede

Classic movies are shown at the Stroede Center for the Arts on the 2nd Saturday of the month at 7:30 pm.  Movies are free and open to the public.  Concessions are available.  Movies are subject to change due to availability.


June 13, 2020 ~ Plaza Suite (CANCELLED)
July 11, 2020  ~ Stalag 17
August 8, 2020 ~ The Awful Truth
September 12, 2020 ~ My Favorite Year
October 10, 2020 ~ Vertigo
November 14, 2020 ~ Mrs. Miniver (CANCELLED)
December 12, 2020 ~ Meet Me in St. Louis (CANCELLED)
January 9, 2021 ~ The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (CANCELLED)
February 13, 2021 ~ Barefoot in the Park (CANCELLED)
March 13, 2021 - In the Heat of the Night
April 10, 2021 ~ Libeled Lady
May 8, 2021 ~ A Night at the Opera


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Stroede Center for the Arts

Address

319 Wayne Ave
Defiance, OH, 43512

About us

Stroede Center for the Arts is administered by the Defiance Community Cultural Council, a non-profit organization, dedicated to the promotion of the performing arts, communication, and historic preservation.