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Ensemble Theatre Presents A Virtual Performance Benefit Photo Ensemble Theatre Presents A Virtual Performance Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2020

Theatre lovers, get ready for a night of past-favorites and familiar faces! Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati (ETC) is proud to present Destination Detour, a virtual evening of performances that is a free gift to our community.

Cast Announced for MORNING'S AT SEVEN at The Peterborough Players Photo Cast Announced for MORNING'S AT SEVEN at The Peterborough Players
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2019

Before Paul Osborn wrote the screenplay for Rodgers and Hammerstein's box office hit South Pacific, he wrote a hysterical, semi-autobiographical Broadway comedy that captures Midwestern eccentricity to hilarious effect. Winner of 4 Tony Awards, Morning's at Seven is a funny and deeply poignant look at the foibles of a close-knit Midwestern family in the 1930s. It opens at the Peterborough Players on July 17th. ?

GERTRUDE STEIN AND A COMPANION Announced At The Peterborough Players Photo GERTRUDE STEIN AND A COMPANION Announced At The Peterborough Players
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2019

What do Picasso, Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Sinclair Lewis, Thornton Wilder, and Matisse have in common? They all invented themselves in the famous Paris atelier of two American expats, Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas. Gertrude Stein and a Companion, running from July 3rd - 14th, explores the 40-year love affair between these two great minds and enduring artists of the 20th century.

Peterborough Players Presents Their 86th Year Of Professional Theatre Photo Peterborough Players Presents Their 86th Year Of Professional Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2019

A graceful examination of a collision of cultures. A comedy about the hilarious eccentricities of Midwestern family life. A big Broadway musical where lonely hearts fall in love. A play about an artist's responsibility for his art with some of the most beautiful music in the world. After 86 years, the 2019 season at the Peterborough Players promises to continue their tradition of producing delightful, surprising, thought-provoking professional theatre at the highest level. In addition, this year boasts an entire season of American playwrights.

BWW Review: RIPCORD by David Lindsay-Abaire is Whimsical, Touching, and Excellently C Photo BWW Review: RIPCORD by David Lindsay-Abaire is Whimsical, Touching, and Excellently Cast, at Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
by Abby Rowold - Jan 26, 2019

The chemistry of the leads, along with the support of the terrific cast, makes Ripcord a delight to watch from beginning to end. As Meyers fittingly mentions in her director's notes, 'If you have the right people in the room and a great script…the rest of a director's job is simply guidance...I am delighted with every converging aspect of Ripcord.' You will be delighted, too.

Photo Flash: Ensemble Theatre Presents RIPCORD Photo Photo Flash: Ensemble Theatre Presents RIPCORD
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2019

Start the new year with a showdown! Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati is pleased to present the regional premiere of Ripcord by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Lindsay-Abaire (Rabbit Hole, Shrek the Musical).

Ensemble Theatre Presents RIPCORD Photo Ensemble Theatre Presents RIPCORD
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2019

Start the new year with a showdown! Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati is pleased to present the regional premiere of Ripcord by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Lindsay-Abaire (Rabbit Hole, Shrek the Musical). This uproarious new comedy sets two spirited senior citizens against each other in a head-to-head battle of wits and wagers, leading to discoveries about friendship, forgiveness, and free falling. Playing January 19-February 16 and directed by D. Lynn Meyers. Production Sponsor is the Schueler Group.

Ensemble Theatre Presents RIPCORD Photo Ensemble Theatre Presents RIPCORD
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2019

Start the new year with a showdown! Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati is pleased to present the regional premiere of Ripcord by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Lindsay-Abaire (Rabbit Hole, Shrek the Musical). This uproarious new comedy sets two spirited senior citizens against each other in a head-to-head battle of wits and wagers, leading to discoveries about friendship, forgiveness, and free falling. Playing January 19-February 16 and directed by D. Lynn Meyers. Production Sponsor is the Schueler Group.

BWW Review: NOISES OFF Delight at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Photo BWW Review: NOISES OFF Delight at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
by Anne Simendinger - May 21, 2018

"Noises Off" makes for a fun night out of sidesplitting laughter and loads of slapstick comedy performed by one of the most talented companies in Cincinnati! Don't miss it running now through June 9!

VIDEO: First Look at Cincinnati Shakespeare's Production of NOISES OFF Photo VIDEO: First Look at Cincinnati Shakespeare's Production of NOISES OFF
by Stage Tube - May 16, 2018

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company closes their Debut Season at The Otto M. Budig Theater with Noises Off, by Michael Frayn. Get a first glimpse of the production here!

Photo Flash: Cincinnati Shakespeare Presents Madcap Comedy NOISES OFF Photo Photo Flash: Cincinnati Shakespeare Presents Madcap Comedy NOISES OFF
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2018

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company closes their Debut Season at The Otto M. Budig Theater with Noises Off, by Michael Frayn. The production is directed by Ed Stern, the former Artistic Director of the Playhouse in the Park, The cast features CSC's Producing Artistic Director, Brian Isaac Phillips, as well as Dale Hodges, Joneal Joplin, Jeremy Dubin, Kelly Mengelkoch, Justin McCombs, and Brooke Steele. This show is generously sponsored by Towne Properties in memory of Lambert Agin, Messer Construction, and Thompson Hine.

Ed Stern Directs NOISES OFF Opening May 18 Photo Ed Stern Directs NOISES OFF Opening May 18
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2018

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company closes their Debut Season at The Otto M. Budig Theater with Noises Off, by Michael Frayn. The production is directed by Ed Stern, the former Artistic Director of the Playhouse in the Park, The cast features CSC's Producing Artistic Director, Brian Isaac Phillips, as well as Dale Hodges, Joneal Joplin, Jeremy Dubin, Kelly Mengelkoch, Justin McCombs, and Brooke Steele. This show is generously sponsored by Towne Properties in memory of Lambert Agin, Messer Construction, and Thompson Hine.

BWW Review: A Sublime Cast Shines in Tony Award Winning Play, THE HUMANS, at Ensemble Photo BWW Review: A Sublime Cast Shines in Tony Award Winning Play, THE HUMANS, at Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
by Abby Rowold - Jan 28, 2018

In Stephen Karam's fast-paced, skillfully wrought horror/drama, The Humans, Frankenstein's monster is replaced with what truly terrifies Americans in 2018--not having enough money for retirement! Ok. So, that might sound silly, but I assure you, it sent a chill down my spine.

Gather 'Round the Table for Ensemble Theatre's THE HUMANS Photo Gather 'Round the Table for Ensemble Theatre's THE HUMANS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2018

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.

Peterborough Players to Present Thrilling Comedy ARSENIC AND OLD LACE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

The third of seven Main Stage shows that the Peterborough Players will produce during their 13-week Summer Season, Arsenic and Old Lace by Joseph Kesselring July 19 -30 and is sponsored by Grove Street Fiduciary. 

Peterborough Players to Present Thrilling Comedy ARSENIC AND OLD LACE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

The third of seven Main Stage shows that the Peterborough Players will produce during their 13-week Summer Season, Arsenic and Old Lace by Joseph Kesselring July 19 -30 and is sponsored by Grove Street Fiduciary. 

The Rep Announces Cast and Creative for THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis is proud to announce its cast and creative team for its 2017-2018 season opener, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. This talented group of artists will bring the 2015 Tony Award winner for Best Play to The Rep stage, September 6 - October 1.

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at ON GOLDEN POND at The Human Race Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

This April, The Human Race Theatre Company (HRTC) makes a warm and welcome return to On Golden Pond. The preview performance of On Golden Pond is Thursday, April 6. Opening night is Friday, April 7. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the production!

Peterborough Players Receives 14 Finalist Nominations for the 15th Annual New Hampshire Theatre Awards
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2016

The Players has once again been recognized for their work during the 2016 Summer Season receiving 14 finalist nominations for the 2016 New Hampshire Theatre Awards. Of their 7 Main Stage productions this past Summer Season, 2 plays were eligible for consideration: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike and The Ladies Man - the 14 finalist nominations are from those 2 productions in a variety of categories.

The Peterborough Players to Stage Funny Farce THE LADIES MAN
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2016

In Belle Epoque Paris, the recently married Dr. Hercule Molineaux tells 'one, tiny, little, hardly noticeable lie' to cover an innocent but embarrassing indiscretion.

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