Around Cincinnati

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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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If you have an interview idea for Around Cincinnati, please contact Lee Hay, Producer/Host of Around Cincinnati, at Lhay@wvxu.org.  Around Cincinnati is made possible in part by a grant from ArtsWave.

The massive renovations to Memorial Hall (next to Music Hall on Elm Street) are almost complete and the building will come alive starting Thanksgiving weekend. 

Know Theatre of Cincinnati is taking a different approach to holiday programming, presenting the world premiere of the Appalachian ghost story, Darkest Night at the Gnarly Stump by Lauren Hynek & Elizabeth Martin, with original music by Paul Strickland

Author J.M. Dupont wanted to tell the story of blues legend Robert Johnson in a completely unique format, and he has. 

The holiday season brings a whole series of special events and activities at area parks. 

Book Review: "Following The Barn Quilt Trail"

Nov 18, 2016

Book Review: Roberta Schultz has a review of Following the Barn Quilt Trail by Suzi Parron.

Celebrating 21 Years Of ArtWorks

Nov 11, 2016

ArtWorks, the creative arts organization behind many of the local murals, the famous Big Pig Gig, and which employs a cadre of young apprentices each summer, is celebrating its 21st anniversary this year. 

National Book Award Nominee Jacqueline Woodson

Nov 11, 2016

Jacqueline Woodson is an award-winning author, currently nominated for a National Book Award for her latest bestseller, Another Brooklyn

A Preview Of The Upcoming Victory Of Light Expo

Nov 11, 2016

The Victory of Light Expo returns to the Sharonville Convention Center on November 19 & 20 and will feature psychic readers, holistic healers, live music and more. 

The Studio Collection Show, which features 12 local independent women artists, will take place on Saturday, November 19 at Harmony Lodge in Spring Grove Village. 

The Cincinnati Arts Association has decided to attack the problem of fraudulent ticket sites, illegal ticket brokers and other ticket scams head-on with a new awareness campaign

Carmon DeLeone will conduct the final season of the Middletown Symphony Orchestra, its 75th and his 35th on the podium, beginning with a November 12 concert featuring the music of Gershwin’s “Porgy and Bess.”

Bestselling crime novelist John Sandford, famous for his “Prey” books, has now released the ninth book in his Virgil Flowers series. 

The Greenwich in Walnut Hills is currently hosting a group art show called Music To My Soul, featuring photography, painting, and sculpture. 

Swoon Reads Helps New Authors Get Readers

Nov 4, 2016

There’s a new opportunity for writers of young adult books to get their works read, critiqued, and possibly published. 

It’s time again for the annual fiber sale from the Weaver’s Guild of Greater Cincinnati

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