Around Cincinnati

The Redmoor
12:00 am
Fri January 10, 2014

Comedian Erin Foley is coming to Cincinnati

Erin Foley is one of the country’s finest stand-up comedians and she’s bringing her new show, Lady with Pockets, to The Redmoor in Mt. Lookout on January 23. She spends a few minutes with our Jim Nolan discussing her career, the genesis of this new show, and some of the challenges of being a touring female comedian.

Acting School
12:00 am
Fri January 10, 2014

Ready to learn to act in 2014? Meet the Cincinnati Actor's Studio

Steve Francia & Bob Elkins

The Cincinnati Actor’s Studio is the longest year-round operating acting school in the Queen City. Founders Steve Francia and Bob Elkins are with Robyn Carey-Allgeyer to discuss their background, how the school began and what separates it from other similar programs. Bob also talks about his role as the DJ in the classic Sissy Spacek film, Coal Miner’s Daughter.

The Big Screen
12:00 am
Fri January 10, 2014

Movie Review: Inside Llewyn Davis

Leave it to the Coen Brothers to come up with a film full of colorful characters, although not always likeable, delicious dialogue, and a tale that may hold moral implications for many viewers. Such is their latest outing, Inside Llewyn Davis. The title character is an aspiring folk singer at the beginning of the folk singing renaissance in 1961. He started as one-half of a duo, which broke up, and now he’s trying for a solo career. Llewyn Davis is completely at loose ends. He’s on the outs with what’s left of his family, has no permanent address, and is getting nowhere fast with his chosen profession. He spends the film on a journey of discovery…but for what? Fame? Love? Or maybe just looking for himself, whoever that may be.

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Indian Hill
12:00 am
Fri January 3, 2014

All about the mission and programs of Greenacres

Greenacres in Indian Hill is unique in the diversity of programs it offers – from equine to horticulture to presenting concerts and offering a variety of education programs – it’s one of the area’s better kept secrets. Jane Durrell talks with Greenacres President Carter Randolph about the location, history and mission of the organization.

Straight Up Swingin'
12:00 am
Fri January 3, 2014

New CD from Cincinnati's Trio Pi

Michael Sharfe and Jim Leslie from the jazz ensemble Trio Pi are in the studio with our Frank Johnson to talk about their new CD, Straight Up Swingin’, and the upcoming release party at Washington Platform on January 12.

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