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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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

Local photographer and video producer Ann Segal exhibits Under One Roof: From Bauhaus to Our House, an intimate conversation with Cincinnati photographers Anita Douthat and Cal Kowal as part of this year’s FotoFocus

Walnut Hills High School senior Adam Sella is organizing a benefit concert for the school’s STAR (Students Together Assisting Refugees)

Book review: Bestselling author Marisa Silver will be one of the featured authors at this year’s Books by the Banks Cincinnati Regional Book Festival on Saturday, October 15. 

Jazz Musician Eddie Gomez From Chick Corea Trilogy

Sep 30, 2016

Jazz musician Eddie Gomez is coming to Cincinnati as part of Chick Corea Trilogy, appearing as part of Xavier University’s Jazz Music Series on October 8. 

The Latest "Otis" Story From Loren Long

Sep 30, 2016

Local author and illustrator Loren Long has just released his sixth book in his popular Otis children’s series. 

Collegium Cincinnati is back with its popular Bach Festival, featuring events and performances in churches, retail stores and bars throughout October. 

Book Review: "The Bestseller Code"

Sep 30, 2016

Book Review: Kelly Blewett reviews The Bestseller Code: Anatomy of a Blockbuster Novel by Jodie Archer and Matthew L. Jockers.

The next regional premiere at Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati is Brownsville Song (B Side for Tray) from playwright Kimber Lee

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