Around Cincinnati

"American Afterlife"
1:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

A fascinating book about what can be learned visiting cemeteries on Memorial Day

Kate Sweeney, a producer for NPR, has just released her fascinating book, American Afterlife: Encounters in the Customs of Mourning, and she’s on the phone with Lee Hay to share what she learned about visiting cemeteries on Memorial Day, green cemeteries, roadside memorials and more.

Over the Rhine
1:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Time for the 11th Annual Cincinnati Fringe Festival

The 11th Annual Cincinnati Fringe Festival kicks off on May 27 with 160 performances of 36 unique productions at 10 different venues in Over the Rhine. Joining Jim Stump for a preview is outgoing Fringe producer Eric Vosmeier.

Queen of Suspense
1:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Author Mary Higgins Clark talks about her newest suspense novel

NY Times bestselling author, referred to as the reigning “Queen of Suspense,” Mary Higgins Clark talks with our Barbara Gray about her newest mystery novel, I’ve Got You Under My Skin.

Washington Park
1:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

A song from the Comet Bluegrass Allstars, coming June 5 to Bandstand Bluegrass

Comet Bluegrass Allstars

91.7 WVXU is the proud presenter of this summer’s Bandstand Bluegrass series at Washington Park (every Thursday night from 7-10pm from May 29 - August 28) and performing on June 5 is Cincinnati’s beloved Comet Bluegrass All Stars.

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Cincinnati Ballet Conductor
1:00 am
Fri May 16, 2014

Celebrating 50 years with Maestro Carmon DeLeone at The Carnegie

He’s been a conductor in the Greater Cincinnati area for 50 years. Currently he is music director for the Cincinnati Ballet, the Middletown (OH) Symphony and Conductor Laureate of the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra. He’s Carmon DeLeone and his half-century will be feted on May 22 at The Carnegie with special guest, Broadway veteran and Covington native Lee Roy Reams. Brian O’Donnell speaks with the maestro about his long career and his unending love of music.

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