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, Jane Durrell, David Delegator, Barbara Gray, Dave Lewis, Ron Esposito, Cliff Radel, Brian Powers, Stuart Holman, and Kelly Blewett.  Brian O'Donnell, Frank Johnson, Suzanne Bona, Howard Wilkinson, 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.

Don Baragiano Leads The World Music Ensemble Hejira

Aug 5, 2016

Don Baragiano is a Cincinnati born musician who studied at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and leads a world music ensemble called Hejira

The Author Of The 5th Wave Trilogy, Rick Yancey

Aug 5, 2016

Author Rick Yancey's bestselling book The Last Star was made into a motion picture starring Liev Schreiber and Chloe Grace Moretz which was released earlier this year. 

Local theatre lovers looking for a more immersive experience – plus some special discounts and other events – now have a chance to become Theatre Ambassadors

Local musician Chuck Brisbin is in our studio with Bob Nave to preview the upcoming Cincy Blues Fest

Book Review: "Devoured" by Sophie Egan

Aug 5, 2016

Book Review: David Delegator has a review of Sophie Egan's fascinating new book, Devoured: From Chicken Wings to Kale Smoothies--How What We Eat Defines Who We Are.

50th Anniversary of The Beatles At Crosley Field:

Lee Hay previews her special commemorating the The Beatles' 1966 concert at iconic Crosley Field, airing this Saturday from 8-10pm and the upcoming free community event, The Beatles At Crosley – 50 Years Later, happening on Sunday, August 21 at the Blue Ash Sports Center

What ArtWorks Is Up To This Summer

Jul 29, 2016

Summer in Cincinnati is peak season for the artistic endeavors of ArtWorks

Dr. Brian Volck is a local physician at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, as well as a writer and poet. 

The 10th Summer Of Free Shakespeare In The Park

Jul 29, 2016

This summer is the 10th year for Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's presentation of free productions in area parks. 

A Conversation With Local Sculptor John Leon

Jul 29, 2016

John Leon has been sculpting for over 40 years and often uses music as his inspiration. 

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