Cincinnati Theatre Newsroom

The latest news on live theatre in Cincinnati.

Exclusive: First Look At Tesori's & Lindsay-Abaire's Reimagined SHREK THE MUSICAL Tour
by Blair Ingenthron - February 25, 2024

The all-new production of SHREK THE MUSICAL has officially embarked on a cross-country national tour and BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look! Check out production photos here.

Photos: First Look At ELEPHANT AND PIGGIE'S 'WE ARE IN A PLAY!' At First Stage
by A.A. Cristi - February 23, 2024

First Stage has released first look photos of the return of ELEPHANT & PIGGIE’S “WE ARE IN PLAY!”, a rollicking musical adventure written by Mo Willems and based on his award-winning Elephant & Piggie children’s books.

Video: Go Inside The Movement The Movement Behind DRACULA at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
by Joshua Wright - February 23, 2024

Watch as Vanessa Severo and Joanie Schultz take us inside the world of DRACULA -  hear how movement plays a role in the world premiere. Check out the video.

Cincinnati Opera Launches The Black Opera Project, A First-of-its-Kind, $5-Million Initiative
by A.A. Cristi - February 22, 2024

Cincinnati Opera introduces The Black Opera Project, showcasing new operas by Black artists celebrating the Black experience.

Review: THE BOOK OF MORMON at the Aronoff Center
by Ana-Brit Asplen - February 21, 2024

Whether or not this is the first production someone has seen of The Book of Mormon, the talent holds up as the actors fully embrace their roles, while the remaining elements still perfectly fit the show's intent as it spreads its messages all over the country. Audiences lauded the funny shock value and energetic performances on opening night.

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park to Present Zora Howard's STEW in March
by Chloe Rabinowitz - February 20, 2024

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park will bring one of American theatre's most significant new voices to the stage beginning March 2.


Clue in Cincinnati Clue
Aronoff Center (5/14 - 5/19)
Don Giovanni in Cincinnati Don Giovanni
Cincinnati Music Hall (6/13 - 6/15)
Hands on a Hardbody in Cincinnati Hands on a Hardbody
Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati (6/8 - 6/30)
Legally Blonde The Musical in Cincinnati Legally Blonde The Musical
The Footlighters, Inc. (5/2 - 5/19)
CCM Dance: Little Mermaid in Cincinnati CCM Dance: Little Mermaid
CCM Corbett Auditorium (4/11 - 4/14)
CCM Winds: Prism in Cincinnati CCM Winds: Prism
CCM Corbett Auditorium (3/24 - 3/24)
CCM Choral: The Tower and the Garden in Cincinnati CCM Choral: The Tower and the Garden
Knox Presbyterian Church (4/20 - 4/20)

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