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World Premiere of BE HERE Comes to Playhouse in the Park, 2/9 World Premiere of BE HERE Comes to Playhouse in the Park, 2/9
by BWW News Desk on January 16, 2018 in Cincinnati

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park announces the world premiere of BE HERE NOW by Deborah Zoe Laufer, a play commissioned by the Playhouse about two lost souls who come together under unusual circumstances in their search for happiness. BE HERE NOW debuts in the Shelterhouse Theatre on Feb. 9, 2018 and will run until March 11, with support from The Rosenthal Foundation, Season Sponsor of New Work. (more...)
Cincinnati to Host Annual Shakespeare Conference Cincinnati to Host Annual Shakespeare Conference
by BWW News Desk on January 16, 2018 in Cincinnati

Cincinnati.com reports that Cincinnati Shakespeare Company will host the 2018 Shakespeare Theatre Association Conference. The Shakespeare Theatre Association consists of more than 150 theaters from around the globe, who gather once a year to attend workshops and seminars directly related to William Shakespeare and his plays. (more...)
BWW Review: WAITRESS Serves Up Life, Love , and Laughs at THE ARONOFF CENTER in Cincinnati BWW Review: WAITRESS Serves Up Life, Love , and Laughs at THE ARONOFF CENTER in Cincinnati
by Abby Rowold on January 15, 2018 in Cincinnati

Overall, Waitress is a charming and confusing confection. All of the ingredients seem to be there. They aren't quite measured correctly, but who cares? It still tastes great! (more...)
Introducing the BroadwayWorld Theatre Camp Guide Introducing the BroadwayWorld Theatre Camp Guide
by BWW News Desk on January 16, 2018 in Cincinnati

BroadwayWorld, the largest and most comprehensive online theatre platform, is pleased to continue its recent expansion today with another new content initiative. Following the recent successful launches of Industry Insider, and Charity Corner, today we're introducing the 2018 Theatre Camp Guide. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 14 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 14
by Audition Roundup on January 14, 2018 in Cincinnati

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, January 14, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Cincinnati Playhouse To Offer Winter Acting Classes For Children Cincinnati Playhouse To Offer Winter Acting Classes For Children
by BWW News Desk on January 13, 2018 in Cincinnati

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park is offering a winter session of acting classes and workshops offered to young persons ages 3-14. Designed to build confidence, strengthen communication skills and develop a sense of ensemble and community, the programs focus on individual and collective skill development in a fun and supportive environment. (more...)
Gather 'Round the Table for Ensemble Theatre's THE HUMANS Gather 'Round the Table for Ensemble Theatre's THE HUMANS
by BWW News Desk on January 12, 2018 in Cincinnati

Set the table and pull up a chair! Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati presents the regional premiere of the 2016 Tony Award Winner for Best Play, The Humans by Pulitzer Prize finalist Stephen Karam. This evocative drama brings a family face to face with their most familiar fears, and provides a poignant reminder of why we gather together. Featuring an all-star cast and an incredible two-story set, The Humans serves up trials, traditions, and turkey. Playing January 23 February 17, 2018. Directed by Michael Evan Haney. Production Sponsor is The Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile, Jr./U.S. Bank Foundation. (more...)
The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati presents MARTIN'S DREAM and MAYA ANGELOU: A WRITER'S LEGACY on the Showtime Stage The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati presents MARTIN'S DREAM and MAYA ANGELOU: A WRITER'S LEGACY on the Showtime Stage
by BWW News Desk on January 12, 2018 in Cincinnati

During two Todays in January, TCT On Tour brings the stories of two important African-Americans to life: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Dr. Maya Angelou. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/12 - RAGTIME, WAITRESS, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/12 - RAGTIME, WAITRESS, and More!
by BWW Special on January 12, 2018 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 The Book of Mormon, Waitress, Love Never Dies, and More! (more...)
GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER Opens Jan. 26 GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER Opens Jan. 26
by BWW News Desk on January 10, 2018 in Cincinnati

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company continues the Debut Season at The Otto M. Budig Theater with Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, by Todd Kreidler, based on the screenplay by William Rose, playing January 26- February 17, 2018. This production marks the script's Cincinnati premiere, and is directed by D. Lynn Meyers, the Artistic Director of Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati. The cast includes CSC Associate Artists Darnell Pierre Benjamin and Kelly Mengelkoch alongside Barry Mulholland, Annie Fitzpatrick, Caitlin McWethy, Ken Early, and Thursday Farrar. The production is sponsored by Frost Brown Todd, BB&T, and Moerlein Lager House. (more...)
RAIN: A Tribute To The Beatles Comes to Cincinnati Music Hall RAIN: A Tribute To The Beatles Comes to Cincinnati Music Hall
by BWW News Desk on January 10, 2018 in Cincinnati

RAIN: A Tribute to The Beatles returns for a record-breaking eighth CAA Presents engagement, and its first time at Cincinnati Music Hall, on Tuesday, February 27 at 7:30 PM as part of Cincinnati Arts Association's 2017-18 Season. (more...)
THE PILLOWMAN to Open January 26th at Falcon Theatre THE PILLOWMAN to Open January 26th at Falcon Theatre
by BWW News Desk on January 09, 2018 in Cincinnati

The setting is the aftermath of a series of gruesome child murders that take place in an unnamed totalitarian police state. A writer whose macabre fairy tales bear an eerie resemblance to the recent murders is interrogated by police officers who suspect a connection between the stories and the killings. What follows is a hard-hitting examination of the power, purpose, and nature of art. (more...)
Playhouse Summer Camps Now On Sale at Playhouse on Park Playhouse Summer Camps Now On Sale at Playhouse on Park
by BWW News Desk on January 08, 2018 in Cincinnati

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park's season of one-week Summer Camps and three-week Performance Academy programs are now on sale at cincyplay.com for 2018. The one-week camps introduce children grades 1 to 10 to the world of art using unique, book-based themes. The three-week Performance Academy enables children in grades 3 to 12 to experience the production of a play from beginning to end. No acting experience is required. (more...)
Seeking Female Child Actress for WAITRESS at the Aronoff Center Seeking Female Child Actress for WAITRESS at the Aronoff Center
by BWW News Desk on January 09, 2018 in Cincinnati

WAITRESS, the Tony nominated musical, will be premiering at the Aronoff Center on January 9, 2018 for a limited two week engagement and is looking for two young girls to perform the role of Lulu for the duration of the local engagement. (more...)
Tickets Go on Sale Friday for WAITRESS at the Aronoff Center This Winter Tickets Go on Sale Friday for WAITRESS at the Aronoff Center This Winter
by BWW News Desk on January 09, 2018 in Cincinnati

WAITRESS will play the Aronoff Center for a limited two week engagement January 9 - 21, 2018 as a part of the Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Cincinnati 17/18 season presented by TriHealth. Tickets go on sale Friday and will be available at the Aronoff Center Box Office downtown at 650 Walnut Street, online at CincinnatiArts.org or by phone at 513.621.ARTS.   (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 7 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 7
by Audition Roundup on January 07, 2018 in Cincinnati

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, January 7, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Get Lost to Find Yourself at Know's SUPERTRUE Get Lost to Find Yourself at Know's SUPERTRUE
by BWW News Desk on January 04, 2018 in Cincinnati

On the porch of an almost-charming cabin in the Catskills, two New Yorkers reckon with the moment when Plan A fades away but Plan B has not emerged. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/4 - WAITRESS, LOVE NEVER DIES, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/4 - WAITRESS, LOVE NEVER DIES, and More!
by BWW Special on January 05, 2018 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 The Book of Mormon, Waitress, Love Never Dies, and More! (more...)
PINOCCHIO Will Bring Imaginations To Life In City-Wide Tour PINOCCHIO Will Bring Imaginations To Life In City-Wide Tour
by BWW News Desk on January 03, 2018 in Cincinnati

The Playhouse in the Park's popular Off the Hill series starts the new year with PINOCCHIO beginning Jan. 20. The story, adapted by Toby Hulse from the original stories written by Carlo Collodi, runs through February 18 at community centers across the region. (more...)
The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati Presents MADAGASCAR: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati Presents MADAGASCAR: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE
by BWW News Desk on January 02, 2018 in Cincinnati

The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati presents MADAGASCAR: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE February 10-19, 2018 at the Taft Theatre. Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip, hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto the Taft Theatre stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. (more...)
Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati to Hold Open Call for Performers with Disabilities Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati to Hold Open Call for Performers with Disabilities
by BWW News Desk on January 02, 2018 in Cincinnati

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati hosts its first open audition specifically for performers with disabilities. Actors from throughout the Midwest are invited, on behalf of the Casting Society of America (CSA) Inclusion and Diversity Committee, for a general audition call to perform for CSA member D. Lynn Meyers. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 31 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 31
by Audition Roundup on December 31, 2017 in Cincinnati

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, December 31, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Cincinnati Pops Announce Return of HARRY POTTER CONCERT SERIES Cincinnati Pops Announce Return of HARRY POTTER CONCERT SERIES
by BWW News Desk on December 28, 2017 in Cincinnati

The Harry Potter Film Concert Series returns to Music Hall with Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in Concert, the second film in the Harry Potter series. On December 29-30, 2018, the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra will perform John Williams' unforgettable score live from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, while the entire film plays in high-definition on a 40-foot screen. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/29 - FIDDLER, LES MIS, LOVE NEVER DIES, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/29 - FIDDLER, LES MIS, LOVE NEVER DIES, and More!
by BWW Special on December 29, 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 FIDDLER, LES MIS, and LOVE NEVER DIES. (more...)
BWW Previews: MORGAN JAMES HEADLINES CINCINNATI POPS NEW YEAR'S EVE at MUSIC HALL BWW Previews: MORGAN JAMES HEADLINES CINCINNATI POPS NEW YEAR'S EVE at MUSIC HALL
by Laura A. Hobson on December 26, 2017 in Cincinnati

Vocalist Morgan James headlines a New Year's Eve concert at Music Hall. She will feature a medley of Broadway, jazz and musical theater tunes with the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra. (more...)