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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"The Bully Pulpit"
12:00 am
Fri December 6, 2013

Doris Kearns Goodwin's new book about Teddy Roosevelt and William Howard Taft

Renowned historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin was in town last month and stopped by our studio to talk with Mark Heyne about her newest book, seven years in the making, entitled The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism.

Cincinnati Pops
12:00 am
Fri December 6, 2013

New orchestral version of the famous "Yes Virginia" story

The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, in conjunction with Macy’s, will present a premiere family concert on December 14 based on the famous New York Times editorial Yes Virginia. Frank Johnson speaks with Wesley Whatley, the composer, and Bill Schermerhorn from Macy’s about the creation of this piece and why it’s debuting in Cincinnati.

New Edgecliff Theatre
12:00 am
Fri December 6, 2013

"The 12 Dates of Christmas" one-woman play opens December 12

Cincinnati’s New Edgecliff Theatre takes over the Know Theatre space this month for their production of The 12 Dates of Christmas. Actress Annie Kalahurka joins our Jim Stump to talk about this one-woman holiday play.

A Candlelit Christmas
12:00 am
Fri December 6, 2013

Vocal Arts Ensemble celebrates the holidays in music

Nathan Bick from Cincinnati’s Vocal Arts Ensemble joins Anne Arenstein with a preview of their annual concert A Candlelit Christmas as well as the remaining season of performances, including the first under new music director, Craig Hella Johnson.

Contemporary Arts Center
12:00 am
Fri December 6, 2013

Davy Rothbart's new documentary, "Medora," has showing in Cincinnati

The basketball team from Medora, Indiana

Our film critic, Larry Thomas, interviews documentarian Davy Rothbart about Medora, his newest film about this small-town Indiana’s basketball team and how it mirrors the struggle of the town itself. Medora will be screened at the Contemporary Arts Center on Monday, December 9.

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