Backstage Productions Inc.

Music of the Great American Songbook and More!

Thank you for taking the time to stop by now and I hope you will continue to visit. I’m excited you’ll be able to keep track of what we are doing and where we’re playing. Also, check out our CDs, and even Listen to some cuts.

Be sure to check out the Latest News below to stay informed of new and special events.        

SUMMER CONCERTS: Our series of summer concerts, throughout Northeast Ohio, begin soon. Check the list below for dates, times and locations. Hopefully you’ll be able to make one, or more of these events.

CHECK IT OUT: To read what people have to say about us, go to the Endorsements page and scroll through the various comments. We’d love to hear from you, too!

NOTE: There are occasional errors, and omissions, in newspaper listings of our performances. Always check our Calendar page for accuracy. We never want to miss a chance to see you.

When using the Calendar, place your cursor over the event for more details. Click any event for even more information including a map to the event!

Latest News

The Venue Bistro

We are excited to add this beautiful bistro, located in Parma Heights, to our list of places our friends and followers can come see us. Not only is this a location for the band and some great music, but also for the Mystery Dinner Theater shows Don puts on for private businesses and organizations. Now, anyone can enjoy these comical audience interactive shows at this great location. Check the Calendar page for when the band will be there and the Mystery Theater page for details on these fun shows. You can always call The Venue for details on either entertainment offering. 440-888-0848

SUMMER CONCERTS – Hope to see you at these events!

Although there may still be some additions to the list below, our Summer Concert Series has filled up nicely. Check our calendar page for locations and a map to these places and come see us.

Painesville Gazebo – Wednesday, June 14 – 6:00 – 8:00

After a four year lay-off, we’re back at Painesville Gazebo located in the picturesque square in the heart of Lake County. Please join us for our return to this wonderful location.

Springfield Township Carnival – Sunday, June 25 – 1:00 – 3:00

We are back in Springfield Township, this time, not as part of their Thursday concert series, but as part of their Carnival. Come listen to some great music, have some Carnival food and, I think, some rides!

Walnut Beach Park – Ashtabula – Sunday, July 9 – 4:00 – 6:00

Join us for our third year at this great location right off Lake Erie. A picnic atmosphere with a full concession stand awaits you.

Wickliffe Recreation Center – Worden Road – Wednesday, July 12 – 6:30 – 8:30

Join us in the park setting behind the Recreation Center on Worden Road for some music, hot dogs, popcorn and fellowship.

Saybrook Township Park – Ashtabula – Wednesday, July 19 – 7:00 – 8:30

This will be our first time at this location so we hope to see all our friends there as we meet and greet some new ones.

Chagrin Falls Triangle – Thursday, July 27 – 7:00 – 9:00

One of Northeast Ohio’s gems is Chagrin Falls. Join us as we perform for our third consecutive year at this great location.

City of Berea – Coe Lake – Friday, July 28 – 7:30 – 9:00

As a BW grad, this location is one of my favorites. Come join us at this beautiful setting.

Chesterland Gazebo – Wednesday, August 2 – 7:00 – 9:00

Our second year here at this location in the heart of Geauga County. We look forward to seeing you there.

St. Robert and William Festival – Euclid – Sunday, August 13 – 2:00 – 5:00

More than just one of our outdoor Summer Concerts, come and enjoy the church festival as well as listen to some good music. Have fun with us and with all the other attractions.

Conneaut D-Day Concert – Friday, August 18 – 6:00 – 8:00

This will be our seventh year being a part of this weekend reenactment of one of the most significant moments in American History, the WWII invasion of Normandy which was the beginning of the end of Nazi Germany. This D-Day reenactment attracts visitors from all over the world to witness the invasion and marvel at all the WWII memorabilia, including vintage tanks, jeeps, motorcycles, planes and many more artifacts. Come join us for our concert and visit the campsites of the invading forces. This is more than a concert, it’s an event and we are proud to have been a part of this for all these years.

Parma Heights Gazebo – Sunday, August 20 – 6:30 – 8:30

Situated in a park setting next to the library and near the Cassidy Theater, this is always a fun concert with enthusiastic Parma and Parma Heights residents. Please join them, and us, for this concert.


Are you looking for something special, something beyond the night club, wedding or country club entertainment? Ask us about these shows: AMERICAN PRIDE: A MUSICAL CELEBRATION —– COME DANCE WITH ME —– THE GREAT AMERICAN SONG BOOK & MORE —– IT’S NEVER TOO LATE FOR L.O.V.E. —– SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY —- and —– TONY AWARD WINNERS & MORE. ——– Click on the “Specialty Shows” tab in the banner above for additional information regarding these great shows.    

Laurentia Winery in Madison (Look for dates next season)

Look for dates here next season beginning in September and continuing through April. Come join us at this gem of a Winery located in Northeast Ohio’s wine country.  Laurentia is located at 4599 S. Madison Road, Madison, OH 44057 (440-296-9175). Visit their web site at for more information about this beautiful location. There is some space for dancing.