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Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 5/28/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 5/28/2017
by BWW on May 28, 2017 in Cincinnati

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/28/2017 for Cincinnati (more...)
BWW Review: DAMN YANKEES Is a Home Run at Warsaw Federal Incline Theatre in Cincinnati BWW Review: DAMN YANKEES Is a Home Run at Warsaw Federal Incline Theatre in Cincinnati
by Laura A. Hobson on May 26, 2017 in Cincinnati

Local Cincinnati theater produces DAMN YANKEES, a Tony award winning musical. In a variation of the legend of Faust, Mr. Applegate (the devil) offers middle-aged Joe Boyd the opportunity to become young Joe Hardy, a baseball player, and win the World Series against the New York Yankees. (more...)
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's Free Shakespeare in the Park Starts 7/14 Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's Free Shakespeare in the Park Starts 7/14
by BWW News Desk on May 26, 2017 in Cincinnati

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is proud to announce the dates of the 2017 FREE Shakespeare in the Park Tour! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/26 - DIRTY DANCING, LES MIS, WICKED, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/26 - DIRTY DANCING, LES MIS, WICKED, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on May 26, 2017 in Cincinnati

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature DIRTY DANCING, LES MISERABLES, WICKED and More! (more...)
Educational Theatre Association Announce Four Schools Receiving National Grant To Fund Honor Society Educational Theatre Association Announce Four Schools Receiving National Grant To Fund Honor Society
by BWW News Desk on May 25, 2017 in Cincinnati

The Educational Theatre Association is pleased to announce that four schools will receive grants from the New Troupe Charter Grants program. The program is dedicated to bringing honor and recognition to theatre students in financially challenged communities through access to the International Thespian Society. (more...)
May Festival Concludes This Weekend with Ethereal Dream Project, BACH MASTERPIECE May Festival Concludes This Weekend with Ethereal Dream Project, BACH MASTERPIECE
by BWW News Desk on May 22, 2017 in Cincinnati

Fans are still buzzing this Monday morning after opening weekend of the annual Cincinnati May Festival. The second and final weekend of the Festival will take place this weekend--Friday, May 26 and Saturday, May 27--at the Taft Theatre in downtown Cincinnati. (more...)
WICKED in Cincinnati- Tickets On Sale Now! WICKED in Cincinnati- Tickets On Sale Now!
by BWW News Desk on May 22, 2017 in Cincinnati

WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster and Cincinnati's most popular musical will return to the Aronoff Center September 13 - October 15, 2017 as a season special for the Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Cincinnati's 17/18 Season presented by TriHealth. Tickets for the return engagement are on sale now and available at the Aronoff Center Box Office downtown at 650 Walnut Street, online at CincinnatiArts.org or by phone at 513.621.ARTS. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 5/21/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 5/21/2017
by BWW on May 21, 2017 in Cincinnati

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/21/2017 for Cincinnati (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/18 - NEXT TO NORMAL, BEAUTIFUL, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/18 - NEXT TO NORMAL, BEAUTIFUL, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on May 19, 2017 in Cincinnati

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature NEXT TO NORMAL, HEDWIG, OKLAHOMA, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)
Straight No Chaser Comes to Aronoff Center This Fall Straight No Chaser Comes to Aronoff Center This Fall
by BWW News Desk on May 16, 2017 in Cincinnati

Atlantic Records recording group Straight No Chaser has announced details of their new EP. "SIX PACK: VOLUME 3" arrives on Friday, July 21st. (more...)
Cincinnati Symphony Slates Upcoming European Festivals Tour Cincinnati Symphony Slates Upcoming European Festivals Tour
by BWW News Desk on May 16, 2017 in Cincinnati

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) announced the details of an extensive, eleven-concert tour across Europe led by Music Director Louis Langree over three weeks in August and September. (more...)
The Brink Theatre Co. to Premiere SA'IDAH at 2017 Cincinnati Fringe Festival The Brink Theatre Co. to Premiere SA'IDAH at 2017 Cincinnati Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk on May 16, 2017 in Cincinnati

The Brink Theatre Company presents the world premiere of SA'IDAH, an observation of America's celebrity obsessed culture, the paparazzi uprising and the growing distorted approach to modern philanthropy at the 14th annual Cincinnati Fringe Festival. Directed by The Brink Theatre's Artistic Associate CARA E. HINH and written by JENNIFER HOYT-TIDWELL, the play will feature Maya Farhat as Sa'idah, Mary O'Connell as Kirsten, Richard Buchanan as Taylor, Greg Mallios as David and Ashley Dunn as Nina. (more...)
The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati presents Very First Summer Production The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati presents Very First Summer Production
by BWW News Desk on May 15, 2017 in Cincinnati

This summer, The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati, the country's oldest professional theater for young audiences, invites families to be a part of its first summertime show, and its first full-scale production on the Ralph and Patricia Corbett Showtime Stage:  DR. SEUSS'S THE CAT IN THE HAT!   Running June 2 - July 9, 2017, DR. SEUSS'S THE CAT IN THE HAT will treat audiences to 36 up-close-and-personal performances in the small 152-seat performance space housed in the company's facility on Red Bank Road in Hyde Park.  Show times include: (more...)
PJ MASKS to Hit the Road with First-Ever Tour PJ MASKS LIVE! TIME TO BE A HERO PJ MASKS to Hit the Road with First-Ever Tour PJ MASKS LIVE! TIME TO BE A HERO
by BWW News Desk on May 15, 2017 in Cincinnati

Entertainment One (eOne) and Round Room Presents have announced that 'PJ Masks Live! Time to Be a Hero,' a brand-new, fully-immersive musical production, will take to the stage, touring across North America starting in September 2017. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 5/14/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 5/14/2017
by BWW on May 14, 2017 in Cincinnati

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/14/2017 for Cincinnati (more...)
BWW Review: Cirque Du Soleil's OVO, at U.S. Bank Arena, Delights Cincinnati with Whimsy and Astonishing Acrobatics BWW Review: Cirque Du Soleil's OVO, at U.S. Bank Arena, Delights Cincinnati with Whimsy and Astonishing Acrobatics
by Abby Rowold on May 13, 2017 in Cincinnati

Cirque du Soleil has a reputation for whimsy and for astonishing feats of acrobatics. Its latest touring show, Ovo, which plays at Cincinnati's U.S. Bank Arena through Sunday night, delivers on both counts. (more...)
An Evening With David Sedaris Comes to Aronoff Center 10/30 An Evening With David Sedaris Comes to Aronoff Center 10/30
by BWW News Desk on May 11, 2017 in Cincinnati

David Sedaris, author of the previous bestsellers Naked, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, and regular National Public Radio contributor will be appearing for one night only at the Aronoff Center's Procter & Gamble Hall on Monday, October 30, 2017 at 7:30pm, following the release of his newest book, Theft By Finding Diaries (1977 - 2002). His new book is a collection of diaries that will be released on May 30, 2017. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/12 - LA CAGE AUX FOLLES in Singapore, LITTLE SHOP in Burmingham, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/12 - LA CAGE AUX FOLLES in Singapore, LITTLE SHOP in Burmingham, and More!
by BWW News Desk on May 12, 2017 in Cincinnati

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature LE CAGE AUX FOLLES in Singapore, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS in Birmingham, IN THE HEIGHTS in Connecticut and More! (more...)
Annual MAY FESTIVAL Kicks Off 5/19 with Beethoven's Ninth Symphony Annual MAY FESTIVAL Kicks Off 5/19 with Beethoven's Ninth Symphony
by BWW News Desk on May 10, 2017 in Cincinnati

The annual Cincinnati May Festival kicks off next week on Friday, May 19 at the Taft Theatre in downtown Cincinnati. The choral festival, the oldest of its kind on the continent, will incorporate choral masterpieces performed by the May Festival Chorus and Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) alongside world-renowned guest conductors and soloists, as well as an immersive new concert experience dubbed "The Dream Project" curated by 2017 May Festival Creative Partner Gerard McBurney. [Dream Project Online Trailer] (more...)
THE MOST EPIC BIRTHDAY PARTY EVER! to Kick Off Summer at The Carnegie THE MOST EPIC BIRTHDAY PARTY EVER! to Kick Off Summer at The Carnegie
by BWW News Desk on May 10, 2017 in Cincinnati

The Carnegie is gearing up for a family-friendly event to kick off the summer, and it's going to be epic! On Saturday, June 3, the community is invited to The Most Epic Birthday Party Ever!, a musical and post-performance celebration with all the trimmings of a birthday party. (more...)
ERMA BOMBECK: AT WIT'S END Brings the Humor of a Favorite Author to Life at Cincinnati Playhouse ERMA BOMBECK: AT WIT'S END Brings the Humor of a Favorite Author to Life at Cincinnati Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on May 08, 2017 in Cincinnati

Cincinnati Playhouse is offering even more opportunities to enjoy the wit and wisdom of Dayton native and national favorite Erma Bombeck in ERMA BOMBECK: AT WIT'S END. Adapted from Bombeck's classic books and columns and directed by David Esbjornson, the show, originally scheduled to close June 11, will now run through June 18 in the Shelterhouse Theatre. (more...)
Ensemble Theatre presents ANTIGONE (BORN AGAINST.) at Know Theatre Ensemble Theatre presents ANTIGONE (BORN AGAINST.) at Know Theatre
by BWW News Desk on May 08, 2017 in Cincinnati

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati (ETC) is moving beyond the walls of its intimate theatre to stage a special presentation of the Greek tragedy Antigone for three performances only on May 17, 18, and 19 at 8:00 pm. Translated and adapted by 2016-2017 ETC Acting Apprentice Griff Bludworth, and directed by Ben Raanan, ANTIGONE (born against.) is a modern retelling of the defiant heroine. Due to the renovations of ETC's stage now underway, performances of this contemporized Greek story will be held at Know Theatre of Cincinnati and will feature ETC's 2016-2017 Professional Acting Apprentice Company. (more...)
Jacqueline Goldfinger's THE ARSONISTS to Launch NNPN Rolling World Premiere in Philadelphia Jacqueline Goldfinger's THE ARSONISTS to Launch NNPN Rolling World Premiere in Philadelphia
by BWW News Desk on May 08, 2017 in Cincinnati

National New Play Network, the country's alliance of nonprofit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, celebrates the opening of The Arsonists by Jacqueline Goldfinger, its 67th Rolling World Premiere. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 5/07/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 5/07/2017
by BWW on May 07, 2017 in Cincinnati

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/07/2017 for Cincinnati (more...)
Grant Program for Underserved Schools Renewed with Tams-Witmark Sponsorship Grant Program for Underserved Schools Renewed with Tams-Witmark Sponsorship
by BWW News Desk on May 05, 2017 in Cincinnati

Based on the success of the inaugural year of the New Troupe Charter Grant program, the Educational Theatre Association is pleased to announce that Tams-Witmark Music Library will again underwrite the program in 2017-18 school year. (more...)