Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Fri July 11, 2014

The Boys in the Boat and the 1936 Olympics

The story of the University of Washington’s 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal.

  THE BOYS IN THE BOAT: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, by Daniel James Brown, tells the story of the University of Washington’s 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal, a team that transformed the sport and grabbed the attention of millions of Americans. Daniel James Brown joined us to talk about the improbable story of nine working-class boys from the American west who beat the odds and found hope in the most desperate of times.

Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Fri July 11, 2014

A Boy and a Jaguar

The childhood story of Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, one of the world’s leading big cat experts.
Provided, Panthera

  Dr. Alan Rabinowitz is one of the world’s leading big cat experts, and has been called ‘The Indiana Jones of Wildlife Conservation’ by TIME Magazine. He has traveled the world on behalf of wildlife conservation and is responsible for the world's first jaguar sanctuary, the Cockscomb Basin Jaguar Preserve in the mountains of Belize. The Cincinnati Zoo’s Thane Maynard had a chance to talk with Alan Rabinowitz about his work, and A Boy and a Jaguar, his picture book that tells the real-life story of his own childhood.

Bunbury Music Festival
4:00 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Bunbury gets rolling this weekend

The banks of the Ohio River are hosting a musical extravaganza this weekend as the Bunbury Music Festival returns to Sawyer Point and Yeatman's Cove in Cincinnati . The event Friday, Saturday and Sunday features 80 live performances on six stages.

"You really can't beat being on the river down there," said Bunbury marketing manager Brian Kitzmiller.  "The river stage alone, which is down on the Serpentine Wall, has the river backdrop; the bridge is behind there; and then the main stage has the arena in the background.  It's fantastic."

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Cincinnati Opera
1:00 am
Fri July 11, 2014

A preview of the Cincinnati Opera's first production of "La Calisto"

Anne Arenstein previews Cincinnati Opera’s production of La Calisto, the first baroque opera they’ve presented. Joining Anne are David Bates (director), Andrew Garland (baritone) and Nathalie Paulin (soprano). La Calisto will be performed at the School for Creative and Performing Arts for five performances beginning July 17.

"The Skin Collector"
1:00 am
Fri July 11, 2014

New Lincoln Rhyme thriller from author Jeffrey Deaver

Bestselling author Jeffrey Deaver (The Bone Collector) talks with our Barbara Gray about his newest Lincoln Rhyme thriller, The Skin Collector.

Northside
1:00 am
Fri July 11, 2014

An art exhibition honoring the memory of writer/artist Flannery O'Connor at Thunder Sky Gallery

Northside’s Thunder Sky Gallery’s current exhibition honors the 50th anniversary of the death of writer, painter and cartoonist Flannery O’ Connor. Keith Banner, one of the gallery directors, is in the studio with Jane Durrell with some background on the gallery and details on participating artists.

The Greenwich
1:00 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Upcoming jazz concert featuring Jackie Allen and Steve Schmidt

Singer Jackie Allen

Robyn Carey-Allgeyer has information about an upcoming concert by jazz singer Jackie Allen, happening at The Greenwich on Saturday, July 26. Joining Jackie Allen that night will be local jazz legend, pianist Steve Schmidt.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
1:00 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Prepare for the CSO's Opening Night Gala in September

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra is in full planning mode for next season’s opening night gala on September 13. Frank Johnson gets a preview of the event from Kim Kline (co-chair) and Megan Berneking (communications manager).

The Carnegie
1:00 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Preview the upcoming theater season at The Carnegie in Covington

The Carnegie in Covington recently announced its 2014-14 theater season which begins in August with a production of Sweeney Todd. The Carnegie’s Joshua Steele joins Jim Stump to preview each of the season’s productions.

The Big Screen
1:00 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Movie Review: Snowpiercer

If you’re tired of the sci-fi genre being hijacked just so Tom Cruise can make another movie, or director Michael Bay can churn out another overlong, turgid Transformers epic, then there’s a new film you should flock to immediately. It’s called Snowpiercer and it’s not playing everywhere, so you’ll have to seek it out.

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