Around Cincinnati

The 30th season of Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati kicks off on September 8 with the regional premiere of Luna Gale by Pulitzer Prize finalist Rebecca Gilman.

Book Review: "Flavors From Home" by Aimee Zaring

Aug 28, 2015

Roberta Schultz reviews Aimee Zaring’s book, Flavors from Home: Refugees in Kentucky Share Their Stories and Comfort Foods.

Dance Programs And Organizations Supported By ArtsWave

Aug 28, 2015

ArtsWave is funding some exciting and innovative dance programs in the coming year, and joining Anne Arenstein to talk about these creative and dynamic programs are Heather Hallenberg from ArtsWave and Brother Abdullah Powell from Elementz, one of the grantees.

Local poet Gerry Grubbs reads his poem, Faintly.

The Tony Award-winning musical The Secret Garden opens the 2015-16 season at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park.

Meet Kentucky's Poet Laureate George Ella Lyon

Aug 28, 2015
Ann W. Olson

Barbara Gray talks with the 2015-16 Poet Laureate for Kentucky, George Ella Lyon, about what the poet laureate does and her goals for her year.

The inaugural Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra Summermusik Festival will feature a performance by the local gypsy jazz band The Faux Frenchmen on August 29.

Jane Durrell learns about the Cincinnati Arts and Technology Center's Opportunity Summer program and a recent trip to Yellowstone National Park from the school’s CEO, Clara Martin, and Ronisha Bowden, one of the students who make the trip.

A Poem From Richard Hague

Aug 21, 2015

A poem from local poet Richard Hague from his book, During the Recent Extinctions.

Jim Pelz is an accomplished session and back-up musician and is known around Cincinnati for leading Hickory Robot for many years.