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, 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. 

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.

It's Called Dancefix And It Will Get You Moving

Dec 25, 2015

Dancefix is a high-energy adult dance workout class that recently moved into its very own studio in Blue Ash.

New York Times bestselling author (and Ohio native) Elizabeth George has just released the latest installment in her series of Inspector Lynley crime novels.

Book Review: Our Kelly Blewett reviews How’s Your Faith?: An Unlikely Spiritual Journey by former newsman and Meet the Press host David Gregory.

Contributor David Lewis provides the musical history of The Ink Spots, one of the most successful pop vocal groups of the 1930’s,40’s and 50’s.

For the 11th straight year, Lee Hay has assembled some of the best local musicians and contributors to celebrate the season in word and music.

Jonathan Goldman On The Healing Powers Of Sound

Dec 11, 2015

Jonathan Goldman, widely regarded as a pioneer in sound healing, has just released his newest book, an update of his original bestseller, called The Divine Name: Invoke the Sacred Sound That Can Heal and Transform.

Another local Christmas tradition returns when the Vocal Arts Ensemble presents their annual holiday concert, Candlelit Christmas.

Two New Novels From Author Shelley Shepard Gray

Dec 11, 2015

Barbara Gray talks with author Shelley Shepard Gray about the two newest additions to her Amish Brides of Pinecraft series.

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company takes a brief holiday pause from the traditional classical fare they present to bring a bit hilarity to the stage with Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some), opening December 16.

Book Review: Suzy Favor Hamilton has led a challenging, fascinating, heartbreaking life. As she details in her new memoir, she’s been an Olympic athlete and a high-end escort, battling mental illness through it all.

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