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Student Docents Wanted For The Weston Art Gallery

Mar 9, 2018

A program for young art lovers at the Weston Art Gallery is now recruiting new members. 

Back with a new Christmas album and tour, Lee Hay has a song from the new 98 Degrees album, Let it Snow

The duo known as Black Violin are classically trained musicians Wil B. and Kev Marcus who blend a wide variety of genres into a purely unique sound. 

The 2017-18 season from the Cincinnati Arts Association (CAA) encompasses a diverse range of performances from modern dance to a Food Network star to a Beatles tribute. 

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Let it snow in August? Tickets for the 98 Degrees Christmas concert Dec. 15 at the Aronoff Center -- to promote their new "Let It Snow" Christmas album --  go on sale Friday, Aug. 18.

Frank Johnson shares details on the Educational Theatre Association's JumpStart Theatre Showcase, featuring performances from six local high schools. 

The announcement of the 2017-2018 season from Broadway in Cincinnati, with a hint at a popular show coming during the 2018-2019 season, has musical theatre fans excited. 

The 2016-17 Cincinnati Arts Association series presents five diverse productions on the stages at the Aronoff Center for the Arts

Behind The Scenes At The Cincinnati Opera

Jul 15, 2016

Prior to the Cincinnati Opera's season-ending performances of Puccini's Tosca, Rick Pender sits down for a conversation with Glenn Plott, their director of production. 

The 2016-17 Broadway in Cincinnati season has been announced, and it's a mix of fresh-from-New York productions (Something Rotten, Matilda the Musical, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical) and the return of classics like The Sound of Music and The Phantom of the Opera.

The Cincinnati Arts Association will present the acclaimed theatrical event A Night with Janis Joplin on April 13 at the Aronoff Center.

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Local theater legend Pam Myers is currently on tour with a production of White Christmas that Broadway in Cincinnati is presenting at the Aronoff Center starting Tuesday, November 24.

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It's been 20 years since the Aronoff Center opened its doors. Since then it's generated more than $365 million in economic impact, according to a UC Economics Center study released Wednesday.

Though controversial at the time, supporters today say the fight to build the performing arts venue has proven to be a good move.

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Many credit it as a major catalyst for the revitalization of downtown, and most of us have a tough time picturing what Walnut Street between Sixth and Seventh Streets looked like before it opened its doors in 1995. The Aronoff Center for the Arts has served as home to several local arts organizations, and theatre-goers in the hundreds of thousands have enjoyed thousands of performances by local artists and touring Broadway companies there.

The 2015-16 season presented by the Cincinnati Arts Association also celebrates the 20th anniversary of the opening of the Aronoff Center.

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Newlywed Rajiv Satyal – the “funny Indian” comic from Fairfield – won’t be performing his routines about dating anymore, so he’s giving away the video free on YouTube.

Many celebrities began somewhere else before taking a sharp turn into the big time, much like Rajiv Satyal. From University of Cincinnati engineer and P&G marketer to worldwide comedian, he joins us today to discuss his true roots in comedy.

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Terry Honebrink from Cincinnati Ballet stops by to talk about their exciting production of Mozart's Requiem, March 20 & 21 at the Aronoff Center for the Arts.

The Cincinnati Arts Association has announced their 2014-15 season that features everything from a Led Zeppelin tribute to food star Alton Brown to a night of tango and much more. Van Ackerman from the CAA talks about all the upcoming shows with our Rick Pender.

Jim Stump welcomes in Genevieve Miller Holt, general manager of Broadway in Cincinnati, for a preview of the 2014-15 season of visiting Broadway productions, including Once, Elf the Musical, Lion King and more.

Diogenes Theater Company presents "Bibi" at the Aronoff Center

Jul 21, 2014

Cincinnati’s Diogenes Theater Company will present the one-man play Bibi, about Israeli President Benjamin “Bibi” Netanyahu on July 22-24 at the Aronoff Center. Playwright Kalman Kivkovich discusses his play and Netanyahu with Robyn Carey-Allgeyer.

Celtic Aire is a Celtic and folk ensemble with the United States Air Force Band's Singing Sergeants.  They're on their first national tour with a stop at the Aronoff Center in downtown Cincinnati on Wednesday, May 21st at 7:30pm.  Tickets are free through the Aronoff Center's website or ticket office. 

The Cincinnati Arts Association welcomes the amazing a capella group Sweet Honey in the Rock to the Aronoff Center on April 27 on their 40th Anniversary Tour. Van Ackerman from CAA joins Lee Hay to talk about this musically diverse and award-winning ensemble and what the audience can expect during this personal and celebratory concert experience.

Shanti: A Journey of Peace comes to Cincinnati

Mar 28, 2014

The Cincinnati Arts Association will present Shanti: A Journey of Peace, described as an “Indian-American choral journey” on Saturday, April 5 at the Aronoff Center. Our Barbara Gray gets a preview of this unique production with the show’s music composer, educator and alumnus, Kanniks Kannikeswaran.

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Exhale Dance Tribe is a contemporary jazz dance company based in Cincinnati and rooted in rhythmic storytelling.  The troupe is comprised of performing artists and dance educators and strives to link dancers, choreographers, musicians, singers and multimedia artists on both a national and international level.

Van Ackerman from the Cincinnati Arts Association is in the studio with our Jim Stump to preview some of the unique shows coming to the Aronoff Center through the end of the year, including The Priests, Sweet Honey in the Rock, and Mannheim Steamroller.

The Cincinnati Arts Association will present the acclaimed California Guitar Trio in concert, in the intimate confines of their Jarson Kaplan Theater, on Thursday, October 3. John Harig from the CAA and opening act, local guitar wizard Ric Hordinski, join Brian O’Donnell to talk about the music of the trio and how much fun their live shows are.

The start of this season’s Broadway In Cincinnati productions at the Aronoff Center will have a distinctly Hollywood feel – first off is the musical version of the hit film Ghost, followed by the musical version of the hit film Flashdance. Rick Pender is joined by Genevieve Miller Holt from the Broadway series to preview these touring shows.

"War Horse" comes to the Aronoff Center

Mar 22, 2013

Five-time Tony Award winning play, War Horse, is making its Cincinnati debut at the Aronoff Center as part of the Broadway series. Starting as a children’s book before becoming this uniquely staged production, it was then translated into a Steven Spielberg-directed film. Jim Stump welcomes Genevieve Miller and Elizabeth Truitt from Broadway in Cincinnati to talk about War Horse in advance of its March 26 opening.


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