Gina Mace

CUYAHOGA FALLS: Free tickets are available to Cuyahoga Falls residents for a special "Tribute to Cuyahoga Falls" concert by the Cleveland Orchestra Aug. 5 at Blossom Music Center.


The Cleveland Orchestra will perform A Night at the Opera, featuring the debuts of soprano Angela Meade and tenor Michael Fabiano, conducted by Johannes Debus, also in his debut with the Orchestra. The program includes arias by Verdi, Puccini, and Donizetti, and choruses performed by the Blossom Festival Chorus.


A total of 5,000 lawn tickets are available, courtesy of the Cuyahoga Falls Bicentennial Committee and the Cleveland Orchestra's 2012 Blossom Festival. 


There is a limit of eight tickets per household. Tickets are available in Mayor Don Robart's office on the second floor of the municipal building, 2310 Second Street.


A current utility bill must be shown to receive tickets.