Know Theatre http://wvxu.org en Know Theatre and Freedom Center presenting "We Will Rise" http://wvxu.org/post/know-theatre-and-freedom-center-presenting-we-will-rise <p><strong><a href="http://www.knowtheatre.com/">Know Theatre</a></strong> is joining with the <a href="http://freedomcenter.org/"><strong>National Underground Railroad Freedom Center</strong></a> to revive the haunting, emotional <a href="http://www.knowtheatre.com/shows/afghanwomenswritingproject.html"><strong>We Will Rise: Selections from The Afghan Women’s Writing Project </strong></a>in honor of <a href="http://www.nwhp.org/blog/?page_id=70"><strong>National Women’s Month</strong></a>. <strong>Eric Vosmeier</strong>, the Know’s artistic director, and <strong>Rachel Griner</strong>, a P&amp;G loaned executive working with the Freedom Center, talk with Jim Stump about this staged reading production and how the Know commissioned the creation of this script.</p><p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 05:00:15 +0000 Jim Stump 23545 at http://wvxu.org Know Theatre and Freedom Center presenting "We Will Rise" Lots happening at Cincinnati's Know Theatre http://wvxu.org/post/lots-happening-cincinnatis-know-theatre <p>There is a lot going on with Cincinnati’s <a href="http://www.knowtheatre.com/index.html"><strong>Know Theatre</strong></a> – a production of Mike Bartlett’s<strong> <a href="http://www.knowtheatre.com/shows/bull.html">Bull</a> </strong>is now running; another Fringe favorite, <strong><a href="http://www.knowtheatre.com/shows/petuniaandchicken.html">Petunia &amp; Chicken</a>,</strong> returns for two nights (November 10 and 11); and <a href="http://www.knowtheatre.com/shows/thenaughtylist.html"><strong>The Naughty List</strong></a> returns to <a href="http://www.arnoldsbarandgrill.com/"><strong>Arnold’s Bar &amp; Grill</strong></a> for the holidays. In addition, a change in the theatre’s leadership is beginning. Rick Pender is joined in studio by current Producing Artistic Director <strong>Eric Vosmeier</strong> and his successor, <strong>Andrew Hungerford</strong>, to discuss this big change and all the productions.</p><p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 05:00:40 +0000 Rick Pender 18910 at http://wvxu.org Lots happening at Cincinnati's Know Theatre "Toil and Trouble" makes its Cincinnati debut http://wvxu.org/post/toil-and-trouble-makes-its-cincinnati-debut <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">There’s a new production happening at </span><a href="http://www.knowtheatre.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Know Theatre</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and this one is a modern-day twist on Shakespeare’s classic </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Macbeth</strong></em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. As Jim Stump learns from Producing Artistic Director </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Eric Vosmeier</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Lauren Gunderson</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">’s </span><a href="http://www.knowtheatre.com/shows/toilandtrouble.html" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Toil and Trouble</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> sets this tale of greed, power and murder in San Francisco as three over-educated, under-employed 30-somethings test friendships, make alliances and cross lines, all because of messages received in fortune cookies. And yes, it is a comedy.</span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 05:30:25 +0000 Jim Stump 15304 at http://wvxu.org "Toil and Trouble" makes its Cincinnati debut True Theatre - great stories and storytelling http://wvxu.org/post/true-theatre-great-stories-and-storytelling <p><strong><a href="http://www.truetheatre.com/">True Theatre</a></strong>, much like <strong>The Moth</strong>, features everyday people writing and performing their own monologues based on that show’s theme and their life experiences. Founders <strong>Dave Levy</strong> and <strong>Jeff Groh</strong> join our Rick Pender in the studio to talk about the next True Theatre event, <a href="http://www.knowtheatre.com/shows/truetheatre.html"><strong>True Crime</strong></a>, happening July 29 at the <a href="http://www.knowtheatre.com/index.html"><strong>Know Theatre</strong></a> in OTR.</p><p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 05:30:30 +0000 Rick Pender 15291 at http://wvxu.org True Theatre - great stories and storytelling Cincy Fringe Festival http://wvxu.org/post/cincy-fringe-festival <p>The 10<sup>th</sup> Annual <a href="http://www.cincyfringe.com/"><strong>Cincy Fringe Festival</strong> </a>kicks off on May 28, and joining Lee Hay with a preview of this year’s anniversary event is Producing Artistic Director <strong>Eric Vosmeier</strong>.</p><p> Fri, 24 May 2013 05:32:00 +0000 Lee Hay 12878 at http://wvxu.org Cincy Fringe Festival