Around Cincinnati

Sundays at 7 PM

Greater Cincinnati has a vibrant arts scene, and Around Cincinnati keeps you up to date with local, regional and national guests.  Each week from 7-8pm on Sunday evenings, you'll hear from local contributors who with their guests explore a wide range of subjects from books & poetry, art exhibitions, theatrical productions, area choirs, concerts and musicians, as well as festivals and dance groups.  Some of the contributors include Rick Pender, Anne Arenstein, Jim Stump, Roberta Schultz, Robert Nave, Jane Durrell, David Delegator, Barbara Gray, Dave Lewis, Ron Esposito, Stuart Holman, and Kelly Blewett.  Brian O'Donnell, Frank Johnson, Suzanne Bona, Howard Wilkinson, Robyn Carey-Allgeyer, and Jim Nolan, staff members of Cincinnati Public Radio, also help out. 

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Musician Peter Obermark’s band Copper is releasing a new CD, The Devil You Know, early in November. 

Paranormal radio show host Kat Klockow has released a new book, just in time for All Hallow’s Eve. 

MYCincinnati, Price Hill’s youth orchestra, is celebrating 5 years of music, rehearsals, and public performances. 

Washington Post staff writer Neely Tucker moonlights as a novelist at night and has just released his third mystery in his Sully Carter series. 

Around Cincinnati contributor Ron Esposito is an acclaimed musician who has released his newest CD, Triad

Poetry Reading: 

The next production at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is the Tony Award-winning The Elephant Man by Bernard Pomerance. 

"The Dead Singing" From Poet Michael Henson

Oct 14, 2016

Poet Michael Henson has just published his latest chapbook of his works, The Dead Singing

In a rare feat, the Queen City Chamber Opera’s upcoming production of Wagner’s Siegfried, Act III will complete the entire Siegfried story, the first time this has happened in Ohio in 100 years. 

As part of this year’s FotoFocus, the Cincinnati Skirball Museum, located in Clifton at Hebrew Union College, is presenting Columbus photographer James Friedman’s exhibit 12 Nazi Concentration Camps

Businesses know they need to pay licensing fees for music played in their establishment. 

The late artist Charley Harper’s long out-of-print 1994 collection of his silk screen prints, Beguiled by the Wild, has been updated and re-released. 

The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati’s first mainstage production of this season is a newly- commissioned musical version of the classic tale, Alice in Wonderland

Local poet Gerry Grubbs is in the studio with Barbara Gray to talk about his latest collection, The Palace of Flowers

Playwright August Wilson’s acclaimed American Century Cycle of 10 plays began with Jitney, which is coming to the Marx Theater stage at Playhouse in the Park