Around Cincinnati

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Greater Cincinnati has a vibrant arts scene, and Around Cincinnati keeps you up to date. Host Lee Hay is joined by prominent local contributors who have their fingers on the pulse of the community and introduce you to the cultural and arts organizations and events that make Cincinnati special.

Around Cincinnati is made possible in part by a grant from ArtsWave.

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Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
1:00 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Conductor John Morris Russell previews the upcoming Cincinnati Pops season

John Morris Russell (l) and Brian O'Donnell

The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra is gearing up for their 2014-15 concert season, so Maestro John Morris Russell paid a visit to our Brian O’Donnell to give a preview of the concerts that will include Disney’s Fantasia, Natalie Cole, Over the Rhine, and legendary trumpeter Doc Severinsen.

Arts
1:00 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Ralph La Charity pays tribute to a fellow poet in "Farewellia a la Aralee"

Local poet Ralph La Charity joins our Barbara Gray to talk about his newest collection, Farewellia a la Aralee, which pays tribute to the late poet Aralee Strange.

Blake Robison
1:00 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Playhouse in the Park's upcoming season features familiar names and new treasures

Artistic Director Blake Robison from Playhouse in the Park is in the studio with Rick Pender to provide a preview of the upcoming 2014-14 season in both the Marx Theater and the Thompson Shelterhouse.

Arts
1:00 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Manifest Gallery expands into publishing

Previous Manifest Press publication

Manifest Gallery in East Walnut Hills is well known for their exhibitions of the artwork of new, contemporary artists. But they have a separate identity as well, that of book publisher. Robyn Carey-Allgeyer learns more about the Manifest Press from founder Jason Franz.

Lee Grant
1:00 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Movie & TV star Lee Grant talks about her just-released memoir

Academy Award-winning actress Lee Grant (Shampoo, The Landlord, The Balcony) has written her memoir, I Said Yes to Everything, and she’s on the phone with our movie expert, Larry Thomas, for a conversation about the highlights and low points of her long career.

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