Arts http://wvxu.org en A look at the upcoming Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati season http://wvxu.org/post/look-upcoming-ensemble-theatre-cincinnati-season <p>The 2014-15 season at <a href="http://www.ensemblecincinnati.org/index.php"><strong>Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati</strong></a> will kick-off with the Tony Award-nominated musical <a href="http://www.ensemblecincinnati.org/index.php/shows/2014-2015-season"><strong>Hands on a Hardbody</strong></a> and continue with a full schedule of regional premieres. ETC’s Producing Artistic Director <strong>D. Lynn Meyers</strong> previews the entire line-up with our Jim Stump.</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:00:30 +0000 Jim Stump 29494 at http://wvxu.org A look at the upcoming Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati season Diogenes Theater Company presents "Bibi" at the Aronoff Center http://wvxu.org/post/diogenes-theater-company-presents-bibi-aronoff-center <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Cincinnati’s </span><a href="http://www.diogenestheatrecompany.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Diogenes Theater Company</strong> </a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">will present the one-man play </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Bibi</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, about Israeli President Benjamin </span>“Bibi”<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Netanyahu on July 22-24 at the </span><a href="http://www.cincinnatiarts.org/events/detail/bibi" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Aronoff Center</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Playwright </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Kalman Kivkovich</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> discusses his play and Netanyahu with Robyn </span>Carey-Allgeyer<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:18:49 +0000 Robyn Carey-Allgeyer 29447 at http://wvxu.org Diogenes Theater Company presents "Bibi" at the Aronoff Center Cincinnati's history in black & white photography, now on display http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnatis-history-black-white-photography-now-display <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span><a href="http://www.cincymuseum.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Cincinnati Museum Center</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has a photographic stroll through our city’s history with their current exhibit </span><a href="http://www.cincymuseum.org/exhibits/treasures-in-black-and-white" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Treasures in Black &amp; White: Historic Photographs of Cincinnati</strong>.</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Scott Gampfer</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, director of the History Collection &amp; Library at the Museum Center, tells Jane </span>Durrell<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> that the exhibit spans 100 years of our history, from 1860-1960 and will run until late October.</span></p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:12:52 +0000 Jane Durrell 29444 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati's history in black & white photography, now on display Preview the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's 2014-15 season http://wvxu.org/post/preview-cincinnati-shakespeare-companys-2014-15-season <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Coming off their successful anniversary year and completion of Shakespeare’s canon, there is no down time for the </span><a href="http://cincyshakes.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Cincinnati Shakespeare Company</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. As </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Jeanna Vella</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> from CSC tells our Jim Stump, they are mounting the always fun </span><a href="http://cincyshakes.com/events/the-complete-works-of-william-shakespeare-abridged/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for the summer before starting their 2014-15 season with such classics as </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Little Women</em></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>The Comedy of Errors</em></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Henry V</em></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and more.</span></p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:09:14 +0000 Jim Stump 29443 at http://wvxu.org Preview the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's 2014-15 season Local poet Karen George and the story behind "Inner Passage" http://wvxu.org/post/local-poet-karen-george-and-story-behind-inner-passage <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Barbara Gray welcomes to the studio </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Karen George</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, a local poet whose new chapbook,</span><a href="http://www.redbirdchapbooks.com/store/p151/Inner_Passage_by_Karen_George.html" style="line-height: 1.5;"> <strong>Inner Passage</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, was inspired by an Alaskan cruise she and her husband took prior to his death.</span></p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:03:00 +0000 Barbara Gray 29442 at http://wvxu.org Local poet Karen George and the story behind "Inner Passage"