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Great Scott
12:00 am
Fri November 21, 2014

This year's Opera Fusion - New Works brings together theatre and opera legends

The Cincinnati Opera and UC’s College Conservatory of Music Opera Department have announced that Great Scott, a new opera with music by Jake Heggie (Dead Man Walking; Moby Dick) and libretto by Tony Award-winning playwright Terrence McNally (Ragtime; Kiss of the Spider Woman) has been selected for their Opera Fusion New Works residency this year. To discuss this opera and the upcoming residency with our Anne Arenstein are Heggie, McNally and Tony Award-winning director Jack O’Brien (Hairspray; Henry IV)

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Author Barbara Sims
12:00 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Book review: "The Next Elvis"

David Lewis has a review of the new book from author Barbara Sims, The Next Elvis: Searching for Stardom at Sun Records.

Music Hall Ballroom
12:00 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Great local gifts available at the Crafty Supermarket on November 29

Holiday shoppers looking for locally-created, unique, one-of-a-kind gifts will again flock to the Crafty Supermarket on Saturday, November 29 (Small Business Saturday) at Cincinnati’s Music Hall Ballroom. Joining our Robyn Carey-Allgeyer for a preview of this, the fifth Crafty Supermarket, is Grace Dobush.

Northside
12:00 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Shake It Records has plans for Black Friday

Jim and Darren Blase from Northside’s Shake It Records talk with our Frank Johnson about what the shop will be doing on November 28, the infamous Black Friday shopping day.

Rosemary Clooney
12:00 am
Fri November 14, 2014

"Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical" coming soon to the Playhouse in the Park

Maysville, Kentucky’s favorite daughter, Rosemary Clooney, is the subject of a new play opening November 20 at Cincinnati’s Playhouse in the Park. Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical was written by local playwrights Janet Vogt and Mark Friedman, and they join Rick Pender to talk about bringing the life and music of George Clooney’s famous aunt to the stage.

**JUST ANNOUNCED: Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical has been extended through January 4, 2015.

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