Arts

National Poetry Month
1:00 am
Fri April 4, 2014

Local poet Mary Anne Reese

April is National Poetry Month so Barbara Gray talks with, and enjoys poems from, local poet Mary Anne Reese. Her new chapbook of poems, Down Deep, is now available from Finishing Line Press in Georgetown, Kentucky.

National Poetry Month
1:00 am
Fri April 4, 2014

Poetry events this month at the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County

The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County are celebrating National Poetry Month with a series of events and readings. David Siders, manager of the Popular Library, joins Robyn Carey-Allgeyer with a preview of the activities and details of their recently completed poetry contest.

Aronoff Center
1:00 am
Fri March 28, 2014

Shanti: A Journey of Peace comes to Cincinnati

The Cincinnati Arts Association will present Shanti: A Journey of Peace, described as an “Indian-American choral journey” on Saturday, April 5 at the Aronoff Center. Our Barbara Gray gets a preview of this unique production with the show’s music composer, educator and alumnus, Kanniks Kannikeswaran.

Marta Hewitt Gallery
1:00 am
Fri March 28, 2014

Artist Lyndsey Fryman uses son's autism as inspiration for her sculptures

A sculpture by Lyndsey Fryman

The Marta Hewitt Gallery is featuring an exhibit of works in April – Autism Awareness Month - by Lexington, Kentucky artist Lyndsey Fryman, whose work is inspired by her experiences as the mother of an autistic son. Robyn Carey-Allgeyer sat down in the studio with the artist and gallery owner Marta Hewitt to talk about this very personal exhibit.

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"Paper Doll"
1:00 am
Fri March 28, 2014

Hamilton native Johnny S. Black to be honored by his hometown for his songwriting

Johnny S. Black

The legendary song Paper Doll (most notably performed by Piqua, Ohio natives The Mills Brothers) was written by a Hamilton, Ohio native, songwriter and boxer, Johnny S. Black.

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