The Cincinnati Opera and UC’s College Conservatory of Music Opera Department have announced that Great Scott, a new opera with music by Jake Heggie (Dead Man Walking; Moby Dick) and libretto by Tony Award-winning playwright Terrence McNally (Ragtime; Kiss of the Spider Woman) has been selected for their Opera FusionNew Works residency this year. To discuss this opera and the upcoming residency with our Anne Arenstein are Heggie, McNally and Tony Award-winning director Jack O’Brien (Hairspray; Henry IV)
The next major exhibit at the Cincinnati Museum Center is Mummies of the World, the largest exhibition of real mummies and related artifacts ever assembled, showcasing a collection of naturally and intentionally preserved mummies. Joining Jane Durrell with a preview of this unique exhibition is the Museum Center’s Cody Hefner.
Holiday shoppers looking for locally-created, unique, one-of-a-kind gifts will again flock to the Crafty Supermarketon Saturday, November 29 (Small Business Saturday) at Cincinnati’s Music Hall Ballroom. Joining our Robyn Carey-Allgeyer for a preview of this, the fifth Crafty Supermarket, is Grace Dobush.
The days are getting shorter, darker, and colder as we head into winter, so what better time to think about sprucing up your house with some nice decorations for the holiday season. We're going to talk about the importance of bringing natural materials into the home to brighten the dark days of winter and add to the holiday festivities plus classes you can take to create your own masterpieces. Joining us from the Civic Garden Center are Bennett Dowling, horticulturist, and Jan Simms, the volunteer coordinator and florist.