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.
Cincinnati’s Diogenes Theater Companywill 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
It’s time again for another of Cincinnati’s great holiday traditions, the Cincinnati Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker. Robyn Carey-Allgeyer talks with the Ballet’s Production Manager Robert Eubanks about this, the second year of the revamped production that wowed audiences last year. Some tweaks have been made to further enhance the production and the audience’s enjoyment of this timeless classic.
The Cincinnati Arts Association will be presenting two distinctly different musical performances before the end of the year. Van Ackerman of the CAA joins Jim Stump with details about The Ultimate Doo-Wop Show on November 16 and pianist Jim Brickman’s On a Winter Night concert on December 30.