10th Annual Holiday Extravaganza at the Akron Civic Theatre on December 11, 12 & 13, 2018 featuring 12-piece big band
Join acclaimed Northeast Ohio singer/songwriter Ryan Humbert for the 10th Annual Ryan Humbert Holiday Extravaganza on the historic stage of the Akron Civic Theatre for THREE intimate cabaret performances.
This swinging show will feature a 12-piece big band, with Ryan and longtime backup singer Emily Bates performing big band, jazz and pop standards along with countless holiday classics, reminiscent of Michael Buble, Dean Martin or Frank Sinatra. The band will also perform rearranged versions of Humbert’s original tunes.
The shows take place Tuesday, December 11th, Wednesday, December 12thand Thursday, December 13th and will raise funds for Cleveland Clinic Akron General’s Muffins for Mammograms program. Now in its 28th year, the Muffins for Mammogramsprogram provides free mammograms year-round for uninsured or under-insured women throughout Northeast Ohio.
Akron AAA Auto Club, Associated Underwriters Insurance, FirstEnergy and The Summit FM are the official sponsors of the Holiday Extravaganza.
During each performance a small live auction will be held, with all proceeds benefitting the Muffins for Mammograms program. More information on the auction will be announced closer to the performances.
Tickets are $20 and limited to just 150 seats per performance. Tickets are available now at the Akron Civic box office at 330-253-2488 and online at www.akroncivic.com or at all Ticketmaster locations.
Ryan named one of the Greater Akron Chamber's "30 For The Future" Award Winners
Ryan was honored to be a 2018 "30 For The Future" award recipient from the 12th Annual Greater Akron Regional Chamber of Commerce. The award honors young professionals (ages 25-39) whose stellar contributions impact their industries and the Greater Akron Region. Click here for the story.
Nominees were selected based on career acumen, community service, and personal and professional achievements. The "30 For The Future" selection committee is comprised of business and community leaders representing a range of industry sectors from around greater Akron.
9th Annual Ryan Humbert Holiday Extravaganza at Akron Civic Theatre December 20 & 21, 2017
Join Ryan's honky tonk band Shooter Sharp & The Shootouts for the 9th Annual Ryan Humbert Holiday Extravaganza at the Akron Civic Theatre in downtown Akron on December 20th and 21st.
The Shootouts will be joined by special guest David Mayfield on mandolin & banjo.
The event is once again a benefit for Cleveland Clinic Akron General's Muffins for Mammograms program and a small live auction will take place during intermission.
Tickets are available now at akroncivic.com
Ryan's new radio show, "Shooter Sharp's Americana Roundup"
Ryan's new radio show, Shooter Sharp's Americana Roundup, will debut on The Summit FM in Akron, Ohio on Sunday, July 30th.
The show will feature the best in americana, country, folk, bluegrass and roots music and airs every Sunday from 9am to 11am. For more information on The Summit, visit www.thesummit.fm
Ryan featured on front over of About Magazine
Ryan was recently featured on the cover of the May 2017 issue of About Magazine, which was available all over Stark County, OH. The article featured Ryan’s adventures with his new project, Shooter Sharp & The Shootouts, his work for 91.3 The Summit and more.
For more information, visit www.aboutstark.com
Ryan named one of the "20 Under 40" by ystark!
ystark!, a department of the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce, and The Repository will recognized Ryan as one of 20 young leaders at the ninth annual Twenty under 40! event held in June of 2016. Click here for the story.
Nominees were selected based on career acumen, community service and trusteeship, and personal and professional achievements. The Twenty under 40! selection committee is comprised of business and community leaders representing a range of industry sectors from around Stark County.
The recognition is made possible through ystark! and The Repository. For more information, visit www.ystark.org