Entertainment briefs, April 5

Wintry weather cancels Spring Nationals at Attica

ATTICA — Though it’s called the Core & Main Spring Nationals at Attica Raceway Park, Mother Nature surely isn’t paying attention.

The forecast for Attica Friday — opening night of the 29th annual spring nationals — is calling for windy and cold conditions with snow flurries. The forecast for Saturday’s racing at “Ohio’s Finest Racing” venue shows a high of 38 degrees with a low of 23. 

That has led to the cancellation of racing at Attica Raceway Park for the weekend.

The season-opening night for the All Pro Aluminum Cylinder Heads FAST 410 Championship Series scheduled for Friday will not be rescheduled. However, the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions race planned for Saturday is to be rescheduled for April 20.

Pop music family group of ’60s to perform at The Ritz

The Cowsills are to grace The Ritz Theatre stage at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in downtown Tiffin.

Tickets cost $15-$45 and can be purchased by calling (419) 448-8544, visiting the box office at 30 S. Washington St. or buying online at www.ritztheatre.org.

The real-life inspiration behind the hit television series “The Partridge Family,” the Cowsills were one of the biggest pop acts of the late ’60s – with teen siblings Bill, Bob, Barry, John, Susan and Paul, with mother Barbara.

CTC to present ‘The Crucible’

BUCYRUS – The Crawford Theatre Company is to present Arthur Miller’s classic “The Crucible” at 7:30 p.m. April 13 and 14 and at 2:30 p.m. April 15 at Wynford Elementary School, 3300 Holmes Center Road.

The show consists of 21 actors from the community and surrounding area.

“The Crucible” focuses upon a young farmer, his wife and a young servant-girl who maliciously causes the wife’s arrest for witchcraft. The farmer brings the girl to court to admit the lie and it is here the monstrous course of bigotry and deceit is terrifyingly depicted.

Tickets cost $12 and reservations can be made by calling (567) 806-5364.

BSA to present next cabaret

BELLEVUE — Bellevue Society for the Arts is to present “An Evening of Classic Broadway” at 7 p.m. April 13 at 205 Maple St.

The cabaret performances are by reservation only and can be made by calling (419) 484-2787.

Tickets cost $20.