Around Cincinnati

Violinist Eddy Kwon is one of the current Cincinnati Arts Ambassadors and the results of his award will be on display this month when the MYCincinnati Ambassador Ensemble, made up of young people from the MYCincinnati Youth Orchestra where he works perform several concerts around town. Stuart Holman talks with Eddy Kwon about the ambassadorship, his work with young musicians in Price Hill and his band, The Happy Maladies.

In honor of National Poetry Month: a reading from local poet Sarah Rose Nordgren.

Center Stage Players in North College Hill will wrap up their current season with a production of the perennial favorite, Godspell. Joining Anne Arenstein for a preview are the director, Judy Berrens, and the lead actor, Jeff Nieman.

The next Victory of Light Expo happens April 11 and 12 at the Sharonville Convention Center. Robyn Carey-Allgeyer previews this event with show organizer and psychic Victor Paruta, and Native American musician Douglas Blue Feather, who will be teaching flute lessons at the expo.

David Mamet’s provocative play Race is the next production of New Edgecliff Theatre, and will be presented in Hoffner Lodge in Northside starting April 9. Jim Stump talks about this play, David Mamet, and the cast with the director, Daryl Harris.

In honor of National Poetry Month: a reading from local poet Roberta Schultz.

Jazz musician Keigo Hirakawa joins our Ron Esposito to talk about his latest CD, And Then There Were Three, and their upcoming release party at Gilly’s in Dayton on April 12.

A poem from Richard Hague

Mar 27, 2015

A poetry reading by local poet Richard Hague from his most recent Dos Madres book, During the Recent Extinctions: New and Selected Poems 1984-2012.

Maggie Perrino is the new theatre director at The Carnegie in Covington and she’s in the studio with Jim Stump to talk about her new role, her plans for the coming season, and their upcoming production of Steve Martin’s The Underpants.

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