BWW Review: World Premiere of Kara Lee Corthron's LISTEN FOR THE LIGHT at Know Theatre Of Cincinnati
by Abby Rowold - Apr 26, 2017

Kara Lee Corthron, playwright, novelist, and winner of multiple awards, has written a play that is teeming with too many ideas, but is also brimming with a ton of potential. (more...)

Race, Gender, and Religion Collide in Know Theatre's World Premiere of LISTEN FOR THE LIGHT
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

Know Theatre is proud to conclude our 19th MainStage season with the World Premiere of Kara Lee Corthron's Listen for the Light. This searing new drama follows the intertwined lives of a former slave, a rebellious girl, and the prophet of a new American religion in the tumultuous setting of Nauvoo, Illinois in 1844. (more...)

BWW Review: Literature and Law Combine in CATCO's Latest Production
by Amanda Etchison - Nov 6, 2016

Mere blocks from the highest court in Ohio, a richly appointed mock courtroom serves as the setting for 'Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde,' the latest production performed by CATCO at Columbus' Vern Riffe Center Studio Two Theatre. (more...)

Photo Coverage: First look at CATCO's GROSS INDECENCY: THE THREE TRIALS OF OSCAR WILDE
by Jerri Shafer - Nov 2, 2016

In three short months the most celebrated playwright and wit of Victorian England, who brought us The Picture of Dorian Gray and The Importance of Being Earnest, plummeted from the darling of British society and the world into humiliation and ruin. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cincinnati Shakespeare's JULIUS CAESAR
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2016

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company concludes its 2015-2016 season with a two-part theatrical event, pairing Shakespeare's Roman plays JULIUS CAESAR (tomorrow, April 8, through May 7) and ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA (May 13- June 4) back to back. BroadwayWorld has a first look at JULIUS CAESAR onstage below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cincy Shakespeare's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company presents the 2015 FREE Shakespeare in the Park Tour! This year's tour has over 22 performances stops (and growing) of brand new productions of 'Romeo and Juliet' and 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' throughout the Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky area at local community parks and venues. These performances are FREE and open to the public. The cast features six actors from CSC Resident Ensemble. Following the Park Tour, these shows will travel and tour to local schools, community centers, venues and other performing arts locations through May 2016. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast of 'Midsummer' in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cincy Shakespeare's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2015

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company presents the 2015 FREE Shakespeare in the Park Tour! This year's tour has over 22 performances stops (and growing) of brand new productions of 'Romeo and Juliet' and 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' throughout the Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky area at local community parks and venues. These performances are FREE and open to the public. The cast features six actors from CSC Resident Ensemble. Following the Park Tour, these shows will travel and tour to local schools, community centers, venues and other performing arts locations through May 2016. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast of 'Midsummer' in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cincinnati Shakespeare's ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2015

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company concludes its season with the premiere of the much anticipated and hilarious 'One Man, Two Guvnors' by Richard Bean based on 'The Servant of Two Masters' by Carlo Goldoni with songs by Grant Olding. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: A COMEDY OF ERRORS is a Hit
by Kelly Thompson - Dec 2, 2014

The Cincinnati Shakespeare production of A Comedy of Errors was a delightful show. I find that Cincy Shakes really excels at comedies and they had all their strong comedic actors in this one and their presence was very much felt. A Comedy of Errors is about 2 sets of twins that were separated and then one half of them shows up at the other half's hometown. Of course this means insanity ensues because they all get mixed up for one another and cause havoc on each other's lives. (more...)

Photo Flash: Cincinnati Shakespeare's THE COMEDY OF ERRORS Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company continues with this season's opening Shakespeare production of 'The Comedy of Errors' playing tonight, November 21- December 13, 2014. (more...)

Cincinnati Shakespeare's THE COMEDY OF ERRORS Begins Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2014

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company continues with this season's opening Shakespeare production of 'The Comedy of Errors' playing November 21- December 13, 2014. For this production, Cincinnati Shakespeare is thrilled to welcome the Executive Director of the Shakespeare Theatre Association, Patrick Flick, to the director's chair for the first time at CSC! The production features Cincinnati Shakespeare's Resident Ensemble members including Jeremy Dubin, Paul Riopelle, Justin McCombs and Josh Katawick. The design is generously sponsored by Towne Properties. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cincinnati Shakespeare's THE COMEDY OF ERRORS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company continues with this season's opening Shakespeare production of 'The Comedy of Errors' playing November 21- December 13, 2014. For this production, Cincinnati Shakespeare is thrilled to welcome the Executive Director of the Shakespeare Theatre Association, Patrick Flick, to the director's chair for the first time at CSC! The production features Cincinnati Shakespeare's Resident Ensemble members including Jeremy Dubin, Paul Riopelle, Justin McCombs and Josh Katawick. The design is generously sponsored by Towne Properties. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below! (more...)

Cincinnati Shakespeare's THE COMEDY OF ERRORS Begins 11/21
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company continues with this season's opening Shakespeare production of 'The Comedy of Errors' playing November 21- December 13, 2014. For this production, Cincinnati Shakespeare is thrilled to welcome the Executive Director of the Shakespeare Theatre Association, Patrick Flick, to the director's chair for the first time at CSC! The production features Cincinnati Shakespeare's Resident Ensemble members including Jeremy Dubin, Paul Riopelle, Justin McCombs and Josh Katawick. The design is generously sponsored by Towne Properties. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cincinnati Shakespeare's THE GREAT GATSBY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2014

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company officially opens their 2014-2015 season with the highly anticipated production of the Regional Premiere of F. Scott Fitzgerald's 'The Great Gatsby' adapted for the stage by Simon Levy. This production is directed by Cincinnati Shakespeare's Producing Artistic Director, Brian Isaac Phillips and features Cincinnati Shakespeare's Resident Ensemble of actors including Jared Joplin, Justin McCombs, Sara Clark and Kelly Mengelkoch. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Beavercreek Community Theatre's Production of GOD'S FAVORITE Closes 2/7
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2010

While it's loosely based on a biblical story, Neil Simon's “God's Favorite,' being presented by Beavercreek Community Theatre, contains a lot more humor than the original story of Job. (more...)

Beavercreek Community Theatre Presents Neil Simon's GOD'S FAVORITE, 1/29-2/7
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2010

While it's loosely based on a biblical story, Neil Simon's “God's Favorite,' being presented by Beavercreek Community Theatre, contains a lot more humor than the original story of Job. (more...)

Beavercreek Community Theatre Presents Neil Simon's GOD'S FAVORITE, 1/29-2/7
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2010

While it's loosely based on a biblical story, Neil Simon's “God's Favorite,' being presented by Beavercreek Community Theatre, contains a lot more humor than the original story of Job. (more...)