Ensemble Theatre http://wvxu.org en Actor Ray McAnally returns to Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati http://wvxu.org/post/actor-ray-mcanally-returns-ensemble-theatre-cincinnati <p>Actor <strong>Ray McAnally</strong> returns to <a href="http://www.ensemblecincinnati.org/"><strong>Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati</strong></a> with the regional premiere of his one-man autobiographical play, <a href="http://www.ensemblecincinnati.org/index.php/shows/size-matters"><strong>Size Matters</strong></a>. He joins Rick Pender to discuss this personal tale of being a bigger man in a profession where body image is supreme.</p><p> Fri, 02 May 2014 05:00:05 +0000 Rick Pender 26096 at http://wvxu.org Actor Ray McAnally returns to Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati "The Mountaintop" presents a fascinating view of Martin Luther King Jr's last night http://wvxu.org/post/mountaintop-presents-fascinating-view-martin-luther-king-jrs-last-night <p>The next regional premiere from <a href="http://ensemblecincinnati.org/"><strong>Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati</strong></a> is playwright <strong>Katori Hall’</strong>s fascinating re-imaging of events on the night before Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination. <a href="http://ensemblecincinnati.org/index.php/shows/the-mountaintop"><strong>The Mountaintop</strong></a> opens on March 19 and our Rick Pender discusses this 2-character <strong>Olivier Award</strong> winning play with the actors, <strong>Gavin Lawrence</strong> and <strong>Torie Wiggins</strong>.</p><p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 05:00:25 +0000 Rick Pender 24168 at http://wvxu.org "The Mountaintop" presents a fascinating view of Martin Luther King Jr's last night ETC's Lynn Meyers directs next drama at UC's CCM http://wvxu.org/post/etcs-lynn-meyers-directs-next-drama-ucs-ccm <p><strong>D. Lynn Meyers</strong> from <a href="http://ensemblecincinnati.org/"><strong>Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati</strong></a> is the guest director for the production of Mary Zimmerman’s<a href="http://ccm.uc.edu/boxoffice/metamorphoses.html"> <strong>Metamorphoses</strong></a> at <strong>UC’s <a href="http://ccm.uc.edu/.html">College Conservatory of Music</a></strong>. As she tells our Jim Stump, this play, based on the poem of the same name by Ovid and winner of a Tony Award, offers the audience a challenging and provocative night of theater.</p><p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 05:00:35 +0000 Jim Stump 22379 at http://wvxu.org ETC's Lynn Meyers directs next drama at UC's CCM TRIBES http://wvxu.org/post/tribes <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The play <a href="http://www.ensemblecincinnati.org/index.php/shows/tribes" target="_blank">TRIBES</a>, which follows Billy, the only deaf member of his sharp-tongued family, examines the differences between communities and the struggle to find an identity, and your tribe. Tue, 28 Jan 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 22288 at http://wvxu.org TRIBES Award-winning "Tribes" currently onstage in OTR http://wvxu.org/post/award-winning-tribes-currently-onstage-otr <p><strong><a href="http://ensemblecincinnati.org/index.php/shows/tribes">Tribes</a></strong>, the Drama Desk Award winning play about a deaf son in an outspoken and expressive family, is currently on stage at <a href="http://ensemblecincinnati.org/"><strong>Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati</strong></a>. Two of Cincinnati’s favorite actors, <strong>Dale Dymkoski</strong> and <strong>Kelly Mengelkoch</strong>, star in this production and join Rick Pender in the studio to talk about this provocative family drama.</p><p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 05:00:20 +0000 Rick Pender 22126 at http://wvxu.org Award-winning "Tribes" currently onstage in OTR