Arts

National Poetry Month
1:00 am
Fri April 25, 2014

Local poet Dr. Norman Finkelstein

National Poetry Month: local poet Dr. Norman Finkelstein reads Tour from his sequence of poems called From the Files of the Imminent Foundation.

Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Tue April 22, 2014

Frank Duveneck, the "Unsuspected Genius"

Frank Duveneck, An Italian Woman, about 1880, oil on panel. Taft Museum of Art, Gift of Stanley and Frances D. Cohen.
Taft Museum of Art

  Cincinnati as far back as the early 1800s was considered a haven for artists. Born in Covington, Frank Duveneck was a celebrated artist at 27, went on to teach in Europe, and in Cincinnati, and influenced generations of future artists. We talk with Taft Museum of Art Assistant Curator Tamera Muente about the life and work of Frank Duveneck, and his paintings now on display at the Taft.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Fri April 18, 2014

CCM Dance Celebrates 50 Years

CCM Dance's current production of "Giselle" is at the Corbett Auditorium.
Will Brenner, provided, CCM

  

Cincinnati Conservatory of Music's Department of Dance marks a major milestone this spring as it celebrates its 50th anniversary. Dance graduates have performed with companies around the world. CCM Assistant Professor of Dance Michael Tevlin joins us to discuss the Dance program. Mr. Tevlin is also co-choreographer of CCM’s current production of “Giselle,” with performances tonight and tomorrow afternoon at Corbett Auditorium.

Playhouse in the Park
1:00 am
Fri April 18, 2014

"Venus in Fur" opens April 24

Credit Tony Arrasmith - Arrasmith and Associates

David Ives’ seductive play of gender politics and power, Venus in Fur, opens April 24 at Cincinnati’s Playhouse in the Park. Rick Pender previews the local production of this Broadway hit with the play’s director, KJ Sanchez, and actress Greta Wohlrabe.

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William Shakespeare
1:00 am
Fri April 18, 2014

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's production of "The Two Noble Kinsmen" completes the canon

The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company joins elite company starting May 2 when they open their production of The Two Noble Kinsmen, thus completing Shakespeare’s 38 play canon. As Producing Artistic Director (and director of this play) Brian Isaac Phillips tells our Jim Stump, this will make CSC one of only five theaters in the US to complete the canon. There will also be a celebration of this accomplishment at a special fundraising event, Revel and Feast, on April 23.

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