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, 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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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.

A poem by Pauletta Hansel

Sep 12, 2016

Pauletta Hansel, Cincinnati's poet laureate reads her poem "Speech Lessons" from her book, Tangle.

The new season from Cincinnati's early music chamber ensemble Catacoustic Consort begins on September 17. 

The Latest From Local Poet Richard Hague

Sep 9, 2016

Local author/poet Richard Hague has a new book from Dos Madres Press, Beasts, River, Drunk Men, Garden, Burst and Light: Sequences and Long Poems.

The annual Bluegrass For Babies fundraising concert returns to the Seasongood Pavilion in Eden Park on Saturday, September 17. 

The changing season brings a whole new calendar of events and activities at Hamilton County parks. 

Local musician and photographer Maurice Mattei will be exhibiting his series of photographs taken over a 30 year period in Italy. 

Music From Ed Moss & The Society Jazz Orchestra

Sep 9, 2016

Ron Esposito presents a song from Ed Moss & The Society Jazz Orchestra

A New Concert Series From Pianist Phil DeGreg

Sep 2, 2016

Local jazz pianist Phil DeGreg is organizing a series of seven intimate concerts featuring a wide range of themes from Brazilian music to The Beatles to the late Kenny Poole. 

The start of the 2016-17 seasons of the Cincinnati Symphony and Cincinnati Pops orchestras will begin with a gala celebration on Friday, September 9 at downtown's Renaissance Hotel

It's time again for the Improv Festival of Cincinnati, a series of shows featuring improv groups and celebrities taking place at Know Theatre Cincinnati

Local author Thomas Atkinson joins our Barbara Gray to talk about some of his stories which have published recently. 

September is King Records Month in Cincinnati. WVXU will pay tribute with four special episodes of Lee Hay's Blues show (Saturday nights at 11pm starting September 3). 

The iconic 1960's rock musical Hair is the next production from The Footlighters in Northern Kentucky. 

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati opens its new season with the regional premiere of The Legend of Georgia McBride by Matthew Lopez

Photographer Michael McKeown spent a year wandering through Cincinnati's 52 neighborhoods, taking pictures of daily life for a photo essay. 

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